At UFC 207, Ronda Rousey flashed in an out of existence like a Higgs boson, her comeback undone by the particle collider of Amanda Nunes’ fists. Cody Garbrandt unveiled hitherto unseen discipline and skill, not only handing Dominick Cruz his first loss in 10 years, but outboxing and outfoxing him in the process. And TJ Dillashaw made a strong case for a shot at Garbrandt’s new title, using his well-rounded game to transform John Lineker, dangerous power puncher, into John Lineker, broken man.
If that purple prose is any indication, we could go on about these three fights forever, and that’s just about what we did on this week’s episode of Heavy Hands. We break down Rousey’s second consecutive loss, and the path which brought her to this point. We talk about Amanda Nunes’ future. We analyze the possibility of a Garbrandt-Dillashaw title fight. We even discuss our own ignorance and try to understand why we were so shocked to see Cody Garbrandt’s final form.
All of that and more on this week’s Heavy Hands. Enjoy!
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