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Aldo, still not P4P the best fighter in the world

eyedea402010-05-17 13:52:06 +0000 #1
After seeing Aldo dismantles Faber this weekend, I had to ask my self “Is Aldo P4P the best in the world?” As impressive as he is, who has he beaten besides Brown and Faber?

This is the way I see it, Faber has been on top of a weak 145 division for the last few years until recently, Aldo, Brown, Gamborian all good fighters at light weight, BUT would Aldo be able to beat a fighter like Frankie Edgar who would be capable of dropping to 145 and still be dominate. I am not taking anything way from Aldo, and I don’t think he’s not getting rid of the belt anytime soon.

When I break it down who’s the best P4P it’s too close, I can only think of 1 fighter in the world that can still beat anyone if he moves up or even down would be Anderson Silva, so I have to say he’s still #1 in the world with Fedor #2.

My Rankings by weight ( potential P4P in bold)

Heavy Weight

1.Fedor (P4P)

2. Shane Carwin

3. Brock Lesner

4. Cain Velasquez

5. Alistar Overeem

Light Heavyweight

1.The Karate Kid (P4P)[/b]

2.Shogun

3.Rashad Evans

4.King Mo

5.Anderson Silva

Middle Weight

1.Anderson Silva (P4P)

2.Jake Shields

3.Chael Sonnen

4.Demian Maia

5.Nate the Great

Welter Weigh

1.GSP (P4P)

2.Josh Koscheck

3.Dan Hardy

4.Nick Diaz

5.Jon Fitch

Light Weight

1.Frankie Edgar

2.BJ Penn

3.Ben Henderson

4.Gilbert Melendez

5.Kenny Florian

Feather Weights

1.Jose Aldo

2.Mike Brown

3.Urijah Faber

4.Manny Gamburyan

5.Josh Grispi

Bantam Weight

1.Dominick Cruz

2.Brian Bowles

3.Miguel Torres

4.Scott Jorgensen

5.Damacio Page


geno325is2010-05-17 13:58:07 +0000 #2
why are people obsessed with P4P ? its a endless debate... mma math
eyedea402010-05-17 14:18:33 +0000 #3
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Originally Posted by geno325is

why are people obsessed with P4P ? its a endless debate... mma math

I am not obsessed, yea, it is a debate. I do see alot of people saying Aldo is the best, I am just simply putting it in perspective, Anderson can move up or move down in weight class and still dominate, that’s P4P the best in my book. Now Aldo wants to do the same, I would love to see it, I think he can.
BulldogWrestler2010-05-17 14:42:41 +0000 #4
Ben Henderson #3? Who has HE beaten...um....period?
BulldogWrestler2010-05-17 14:21:58 +0000 #5
Also, Torres #3 with no mention of Joseph Benavidez who beat Torres and has only lost to the guy you have ranked #1?
dhk19802010-05-17 16:01:51 +0000 #6
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Originally Posted by BulldogWrestler

Ben Henderson #3? Who has HE beaten...um....period?

lol! he doesn't even fight in the UFC. that alone should get the UFC kiddies get their panties knotted.

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