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John McCarthy rips Daniel Cormier for his comments on Fedor Emelianenko: ‘You’re sounding like you’re being a homer for the UFC’

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 2021-10-26
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John McCarthy has ripped Daniel Cormier over his comments about Fedor Emelianenko. The former UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion, Cormier, recently said on his YouTube channel that he thought had Emelianenko signed with the UFC, he would’ve been average at best. Those comments took many by surprise, including John McCarthy,...

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jameson thurgood
10-26

Fedor would’ve dominated in UFC. I love Cormier but he is dead wrong on this. I’m sure Fedor would be interested in a crossover fight with Cormier if the paychecks were big enough.

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Albert Ramirez
10-26

The problem is we will never really know, we can debate this but at the end of the day he needed to fight in the UFC to find out.

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Ben Bennett
10-27

Fedor was ranked #1 in every MMA publication except Whites of course at the time White is in the entertainment business not the fight business When he bought the UFC he immediately made it into a reality TV show with sub-par fighters that were entertaining characters Like Chris Leben Stephen Bonnor and Forrest Griffin remember what happened to Leben when fought Silva didn't last 1 minute with real talent Lesnar couldn't make the vikings roster Twice before he took a contract with the UFC White needed a recognizable Heavy weight he could hype up to new fans that would be entertaining in front of the cameras Fedor wasn't any of those not as sellable as Brock who had previous success in the WWE Fedor is a more talented fighter and would have held the Belt for long time

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