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UFC's Ross Pearson hints at possible drop to featherweight division   [View Full Version]
FastKnockout » Posted 9/24/10 8:39:00PM

Ross Pearson is considering a move to the featherweight division.

The British fighter, who won "The Ultimate Fighter 9" as a lightweight, won four of his first five UFC fights.

However, following a recent split-decision defeat to Edson Barboza at UFC 134, the 26-year-old stated that he's considering a move from 155 to 145 pounds.

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FastKnockout » Posted 9/24/10 8:39:00PM

He could be a healthy 145 with the right diet.

Chael_Sonnen » Posted 5/25/10 12:40:00PM

He looked a little soft against Barbosa.....he should take some pointers from Tyson Griffin on how to do it.

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prophecy033 » Posted 7/4/07 4:41:00AM


Posted by FastKnockout

He could be a healthy 145 with the right diet.

Mike Dolce anyone

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PABLOMAFIOSO » Posted 6/24/07 12:50:00PM

I reckon he could be a ripped 145er. He looked like he was carrying some excess in his last fight compared to Barboza.

Wolfenstein » Posted 12/13/07 3:31:00AM

Would be a great move for him, as he's just too short for 155. There's also much less depth--as made apparent by someone like say Manny Gamburyan who was a serviceable LW, but suddenly became a top 10 FW.



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