Jones v Cormier 2: UFC 214 July 29

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Jones v Cormier 2: UFC 214 July 29

Postby everything on Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:11 pm

Any predictions? Jones is fairly heavily favored, but what is Cormier's best plan?

https://www.cbssports.com/mma/news/ufc- ... l-cormier/
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Re: Jones v Cormier 2: UFC 214 July 29

Postby everything on Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:17 am

Anyone catch it? I only saw the news highlights. Pretty much what everyone expected, most likely.
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Re: Jones v Cormier 2: UFC 214 July 29

Postby GrahamB on Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:00 am

Sadly everything went exactly as expected.
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Re: Jones v Cormier 2: UFC 214 July 29

Postby everything on Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:51 am

A few observations (haven't followed these guys for a long time) [sorry for SPOILERS]:

- hard to see why DC is considered so great when you put him against Jones here
- why didn't Jones use more long jabs?
- looks like Jones' plan was use punches and low kicks and save the surprise blow?
- who was winning on the scorecards before the end?
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