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Abel Trujillo gets new opponent for UFC 169 main card

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With Bobby Green out (22-5 MMA, 3-0 UFC), Abel Trujillo (11-5 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has a new opponent for February’s UFC 169 event: fellow lightweight Jamie Varner (21-8-1 MMA, 3-3 UFC).

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Post #1   12/31/13 2:55:56PM   

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Ouch, I think Able will brutalize Varner.

Post #2   12/31/13 2:57:46PM   

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Posted by GDPofMPG

Ouch, I think Able will brutalize Varner.



Not if he's lying flat on his back after getting taken down

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Post #3   12/31/13 3:45:56PM   

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I like this match up more than green.

Post #4   12/31/13 3:53:38PM   

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Easy win for Varner.

Post #5   12/31/13 4:22:43PM   

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Gay!

Was expecting a stand up war with Green fighting. Real shame now we got a wrestler vs Abel instead!

Post #6   12/31/13 4:25:15PM   

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Not excited, I am looking right past Varner

Post #7   12/31/13 5:14:37PM   

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I like it

Post #8   1/1/14 1:30:44AM   

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Cool fight, Abel will prob TKO JAmie tho

Post #9   1/1/14 11:08:33AM   

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This could be a fun fight in my eyes
Varner is a gamer and I think if he can survive some of the onslaught he could take over late. Abel looked so beastly in his last fight though, he seemed to have improved a lot. Still not sure who i'll take.

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Varner is the crafty veteran at this stage of his career but I'm with most of you saying that Trujillo will probably brutalize Varner. I think a good gameplan would be for Varner to take it to him full force from the opening bell and try to surprise.

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Very interesting fight

I am surprised with how many of my fellow PGers are completely counting out Varner.

This is a winnable fight for both guys I am curious to see who walks away the winner in this match up.

Sucks that Green is out but Varner is a great replacement.

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Post #12   1/1/14 11:08:29PM