12-30-2012, 11:52 AM
Status: Living life
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Atlanta, Ga
Originally Posted by BonesKnows
Two fights a year? What more do you want from a 38 year old guy?
2012 - 2 fights (Chael Sonnen, Stephan Bonnar)
2011 - 2 fights (Yushin Okami, Vitor Belfort)
2010 - 2 fights (Chael Sonnen, Demian Mia)
2009 - 2 fights (Forrest Griffin, Thales Leites)
Hes faught just as much or more than the other champions in the UFC;
Dominick Cruz - 2011 (2 fights, Urijah Faber and Demitrious Johnson)
Jose Aldo - 2012 (1 fight, Chad Mendes) 2011 (2 fights, Kenny Florian, Mark Hominick)
Ben Henderson - *one of the exceptions, faught 3 times in 2012, 2011 and 2010. He is also 29 years old.*
GSP - 2012 (1 fight, Carlos Condit) 2011 (1 fight, Jake Sheilds) 2010 (2 fights, Josh Koscheck and Dan Hardy)
Bones Jones - 2012 (2 fights, Vitor Belfort and Rashad Evans) 2011 *exception* (4 fights, Machida, Rampage, Shogun, Bader)
JDS (at the time) - 2012 (2 fights, Frank Mir and Cain) 2011 ( 2 fights, Cain and Carwin)
See where i am going with this...he fights just as often as everyone else.
Thank you for putting people in their place with this post.
Jones Era >> Machida Era
Favorite fighters: Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, BJ Penn, Melvin Gulliard, Jose Aldo, Dominic Cruz