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Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez Lightweight Bout Targeted for UFC 178

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A loaded UFC 178 lineup could get even more interesting, as a bout between streaking lightweight Donald Cerrone and Bellator MMA 155-pound kingpin Eddie Alvarez has been targeted for the Sept. 27 event.

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Post #1   7/31/14 12:47:09AM   

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Holy shit!! What a fight!! 178 is fuckin stacked!!

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Post #2   7/31/14 12:53:39AM   

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Sickkkkkkkkk fuckin fight man, I met Eddie last year at a Bellator, he was a lil wavy haha but a cool dude. Cowboy is a bad intro fight for him though, he's prolly gonna get KO'd....but before then it'll be a great scrap, maybe FOTY potential. Dope!

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I see Eddie getting the UD here. Can't wait though. Both guys bring it

Post #4   7/31/14 1:07:04AM   

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I was just coming here to post this.

This is an awesome fight. Not sure who I'd go with.

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Post #5   7/31/14 1:11:12AM   

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Eddie is finally in the UFC!
This is an awesome fight!

Post #6   7/31/14 1:26:34AM   

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Eddie coming to the UFC against Cowboy, of all fighters, and coming off an injury does not bode well for Alvarez. Cowboy's more technical in the striking department and is better on the ground as well.

I got Cowboy by UD in a FOTN / FOTY candidate fight.

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Sssoooo dope! Cerrone is much more technical on the feet. I think he KOs Eddie. What a fight!!

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I still have a huge smile on my face about this. I've been waiting for what seems like forever for Eddie to be in the UFC. I hope he does well. Cerrone is on fire lately though and Eddie has only fought once in almost 2 years. It's going to be a tough debut but if he can somehow pull it off or be involved in a FOTY type fight he'll be in an excellent position. I can't wait to see it. It's on one of the most stacked cards they've had in a while too. I mean this lineup is ridiculous.

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier
Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez
Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal
Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Amanda Nunes vs. Cat Zingano
Brian Ebersole vs. John Howard
Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson

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Eddie in the UFC, what, how, when did this happen? where have I been. Finally, long over due.

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Good for everyone. Bellator's new regime doesn't have to listen to Eddie whine in the media all the time and he gets to be in the UFC where he'll get humbled sooner or later.

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STACKED

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Ufc making up for that shit 175 card

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