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Old 08-25-2012, 01:09 AM
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Originally Posted by kevint13 View Post
I think this is really what should have happened. Machida is the #1 contender and his request for that date is not unreasonable. I am guessing Jones or the UFC were set on Jones fighting in Toronto and there was no negotiating. Instead we get Jones/Belfort where Belfort gets a title shot while not fighting in that division and with many wasn't even in talks to fight for the title at MW anytime soon. The situation doesn't make a whole lot of sense....but this fight does interest me.
Do fighters normally have a say so on when and where they fight?
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