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Ronda Rousey, Miesha Tate and Travis Browne take honors

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Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate wins Fight of the Night honors with Rousey also taking home Submission of the Night while Travis Browne wins Knockout of the Night for UFC 168.

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Post #1   12/29/13 1:59:13AM   

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Browne looked really impressive with his destruction of Barnett.

The ladies always deliver in exciting fashion. Rousey and Tate put on one hell of a fight and props to Ronda for finishing with her signature arm-bar again.

Chris Leben and Josh Barnett got their asses handed to them on the same event I couldn't be happier

Post #2   12/29/13 3:46:53AM   

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The bar I was at was going crazy for the Rousey/Tate fight. Definitely fotn imo. I think they should have shown Jim Miller some love for sotn though. Subbing a black belt with an armbar in the 1st round is pretty impressive.

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Post #3   12/29/13 4:38:14AM   

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Miller definitely should have the SOTN bonus, that was a thing of beauty.
Very disappointed in Silva vs Weidman, to that point it didn't look like Silva had much going on but that kind of a loss just leaves a bad taste in my mouth.
Also, I might quit the pg, my picks are getting so bad I think flipping a coin would work better.

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Post #4   12/29/13 9:30:47AM   

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I can't argue with the Browne bonus. However, it would have been interesting to have a defensive move win this bonus...


Posted by airkerma

Miller definitely should have the SOTN bonus, that was a thing of beauty.
Very disappointed in Silva vs Weidman, to that point it didn't look like Silva had much going on but that kind of a loss just leaves a bad taste in my mouth.
Also, I might quit the pg, my picks are getting so bad I think flipping a coin would work better.



Don't get too discouraged. I had an off night, myself. MMA is just incredibly random (more than most sports I can think of). It all even out in the long run, though.

Post #5   12/29/13 10:28:53AM   

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Rousey vs Tate was awesome makes up for main event.
Talked to a lot of Brazilians. A lot were pissed that they flew from Brazil to see Silva break his leg

Post #6   12/29/13 11:06:57AM   

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I think FOTN and KOTN were obvious choices, but I definitely thought Miller had a more impressive armbar than Rousey.

Post #7   12/29/13 12:15:45PM   

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Let's not forget about the equally prestigious Fart Of The Night winner: Goldie.

Post #8   12/29/13 3:36:41PM   

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Posted by Copenhagen

Let's not forget about the equally prestigious Fart Of The Night winner: Goldie.



Contrary to what a lot of people seem to believe, I don't think it was Goldie.

The microphones on those headsets only detect the sound that's right in front of them; it's unlikely a fart from either Goldie or Rogan would've been heard on those microphones.

I'd say it was most likely Bahadurzada or Howard.

Post #9   12/29/13 3:49:52PM   

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Posted by Webbie

I think FOTN and KOTN were obvious choices, but I definitely thought Miller had a more impressive armbar than Rousey.



I disagree, I think Porier deserved KOTN. Elbowing a dude in the ear during a stalled double leg isn't as impressive as Porier's win over fat Diego.

That said Brown's KO was still pretty fucking cool and unexpected.

Post #10   12/29/13 6:14:02PM   

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I wonder what Cain and his team think when they see Browne KO somebody deep on a double like that.

Post #11   12/29/13 8:19:15PM   

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Posted by mojo

I wonder what Cain and his team think when they see Browne KO somebody deep on a double like that.



they better think of a plan to stay out of that position or we'll see cain having the same fate.

Post #12   12/29/13 8:27:45PM   

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Posted by mojo

I wonder what Cain and his team think when they see Browne KO somebody deep on a double like that.



I think Cain will just smother him against the fence like he has done to so many other opponents.

Post #13   12/30/13 11:37:07AM