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Old 09-11-2007, 09:43 PM
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Rampage Jackson has the ball rolling. Would this be a good thing in MMA?
Which organizations would follow suit? Having Undisputed Champions
would be pretty interesting IMO.
UFC, Pride FC, even CFFC.
Thoughts...
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Old 09-11-2007, 11:06 PM
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I know Gary Shaw said in an interview posted in this forum that EliteXC doesn't have exclusive contracts and he wants other organization's champs to be able to defend their belts with his fighters on his shows and vice versa.

UFC has those exclusive contracts, though, so we're basically looking at UFC fighters holding Pride belts getting a "UFC belt" shot and being able to carry their prop to the ring. That's all it is in UFC - Rampage won't be defending the Pride belt, will he? I haven't seen any Pride events even scheduled... Looks like UFC is just absorbing that organization's talent they acquired
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Old 09-11-2007, 11:57 PM
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They didnt even award him with the Pride LHW belt after the fight.
Jackson. And all Buffer said was "and still the UFC champion".
Talk about gettin dissed.
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Old 09-12-2007, 12:48 AM
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Pride is no more. So basically the pride title holders just get an automatic title match in the UFC....
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Old 09-12-2007, 12:49 AM
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That is if Dana signs them, he still hasnt signed Gomi or Fedor the other 2 Pride Champions besides Dan Henderson....
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:37 AM
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They have to resurrect Pride. They spent alot of money acquiring that organization and there is no way Zuffa is just going to let that stand until they profit somehow from that deal. They didn't even get Fedor, so I know they're having board meetings after board meetings thinking of a way to make it work.
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Old 09-12-2007, 09:42 AM
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Dana said "We cant make it work." He didn't buy Pride for the show, he bought it for the fighters, just like he did with the WFA...
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Old 09-12-2007, 02:48 PM
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Dana said "We cant make it work." He didn't buy Pride for the show, he bought it for the fighters, just like he did with the WFA...
Well he didn't bag the King of the jungle on that hunt did he!?
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Old 09-12-2007, 03:14 PM
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No because Fedor was only signing for 1 fight at a time at the time of the Pride Purchase, so he could explore other options and fight in Russia as he did in BoDog...
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Old 09-12-2007, 11:16 PM
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I didn't know White had bought Pride.
Never mind then. The new Don King...
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