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Most feared finisher in MMA?
Jon Jones' elbows 3 9%
Anderson Silva's knees 10 29%
Dan Henderson's H-Bomb 5 15%
Ronda Rousey's armbar 16 47%
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Who in your opinion has the best and most feared finisher in MMA today?

Post #1   6/23/13 2:48:18PM   

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Rousey by far imo. everyone knows thats what she wants to finish it with.


the others i dont think in their brains are specifically going for either knees or elbows. feel like they will take the knockout or sub however they get it.


rousey WANTS that armbar

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Post #2   6/23/13 2:53:52PM   

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Jones and Silva don't always go for elbows and knees specifically. Henderson usually goes for the H-Bomb but doesn't always land it. Rousey on the other hand loves the armbar, doesn't try to hide it, and always gets it so she wins.

Post #3   6/23/13 3:12:11PM   

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Best has to be Rousey. Most feared, that is another question. It's tough, because I don't think fighters "fear" getting put into an arm bar. Granted, nobody has been able to escape it yet, so maybe a person knows it's over if Ronda locks up the arm bar.

Having your nose rearranged via Silva knees, or Hendo landing an H bomb, would be a scary thought. You're guaranteed pain, and a headache with either. Also, your face may never look the same again, in the case of Rich Franklin.

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Post #4   6/23/13 3:34:23PM   

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War Rousey

Post #5   6/23/13 3:56:05PM   

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i went with rousey. id rather get KTFO than get my shit broken. i think a guy like rousimar palhares is the scariest finisher. that dude loves to tear ACL's. a guy like that can ruin a career.

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Post #6   6/23/13 7:53:08PM   

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Anderson wins using everything.

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Post #7   6/23/13 10:24:41PM   

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I would be most frightened of those hellbows, but as others said, Rousey *always* goes for that armbar yet still gets it. Tough to argue with that kind of success.

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Post #8   6/24/13 10:03:17AM   

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One truck poney is the best at it
Yet even though the opponent knows its coming
She still gets it

Post #9   6/24/13 2:40:51PM   

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Tate's arm, and Vera, Franklin, and Bisping's faces are images that I will never forget. I still haven't voted yet.

Post #10   6/24/13 5:47:58PM   

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H-bomb followed very closely by knees of Silva.

Post #11   6/25/13 1:44:16PM   

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Ah... Vitor?

Post #12   6/25/13 11:57:04PM