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Lombard signs with the UFC

poir420
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04.24.2012 | 5:04 PM ET

a few different sources on twitter are now saying that Lombard has signed with the UFC

Dizz@TalkMMA BREAKING: Hector Lombard inks with the UFC

MMA Latest@MMALatest Confirmed: Hector Lombard has signed with the UFC.

Mike Chiappetta MMA@MikeChiappetta Big news: I have confirmed Hector Lombard to UFC is a done deal. Story to follow...


Here's the link

http://www.mmafighting.com/ufc/2012/4/24/2972492/bjorn-rebney-confirms-hector-lombard-is-ufc-bound





* Edited at 04.24.2012, 5:09 PM ET *

"“All of a sudden, he was shooting for a takedown, and I’m like, ‘Oh, you’re a wrestler now? Remember, I’m the black belt in jiu-jitsu. And you’re shooting on me now? This is a wrap." - Nate Diaz"

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JustynOfOsiris
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04.24.2012 | 5:05 PM ET

Time to see if the hype is real!

* Edited at 04.24.2012, 11:00 PM ET *

"Is reality really realistic?"

Dannotheman
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04.24.2012 | 5:06 PM ET

Pretty much a formality at this point, we knew he had an offer. I want to see an opponent announcement.

"God please give me patience, if you give me strength I will just punch them in the face."

yorma
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04.24.2012 | 5:07 PM ET

Great.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Long time i was waitin for that.!!!!!

Thankxx for the info Mr @Poir.!! ;)

"And whats up with y'all, Looking at me like a monkey, You !?! Yeah right, You're all saints, You !! Bunch of macaques !! Gimme a baby monkey, He'll be .. Wonderfull"

hdmexiqtioner
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04.24.2012 | 5:08 PM ET

good god, this is what ufc needs. a scary looking Cuban!




* Edited at 04.24.2012, 6:38 PM ET *

"geeeetttt dunked on"

Brazilian Jitz
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04.24.2012 | 5:17 PM ET

Just imagine Lombard vs Pahlares... small oversized Middleweights...

"Albert Fish... I mean that guy was a real jerk!"

MikeLovesTacos XD
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04.24.2012 | 5:19 PM ET

Nice!

"I'm not surprised, motherfuckers" --- Nate Diaz

theMMAmessiah
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04.24.2012 | 5:22 PM ET

Regardless of whether he lives up to the hype or not, he is just what the UFC MW division needed.
wake99
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04.24.2012 | 5:24 PM ET

patrick cote

I ready to welcome the most powerfull middleweight fighter in the world, Hector Lombard, in the UFC, who want to see that ???


I want to see that!! Cote vs Lombard!!!


MikeLovesTacos XD
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04.24.2012 | 5:24 PM ET

This kinda scares me ... Some of my favorites are in the MW division ... I really hope Wand never meets with him ... Or Bisping .... Or Leben .... FUCK PLEASE NO

"I'm not surprised, motherfuckers" --- Nate Diaz

BeastMaster
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04.24.2012 | 5:30 PM ET

Finally

"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone lays a hand on you, send him to the cemetery."

yorma
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04.24.2012 | 5:32 PM ET

Oh ouiii.!!!! Bisping vs Lombard.!!!!

One of my top shitlist fighter vs Mr Rough Murderer.!!!!


"And whats up with y'all, Looking at me like a monkey, You !?! Yeah right, You're all saints, You !! Bunch of macaques !! Gimme a baby monkey, He'll be .. Wonderfull"

Live2wrestle
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04.24.2012 | 5:33 PM ET




"She be curvin all the locals, must like foreigns and this is when I had the Martin, I was just like Lawrence so wassup"

TraeBlack
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04.24.2012 | 5:35 PM ET

Finally, lets see how he does, no warm up fights. Throw him to the wolves and see if he lives up to the hype.

"3HUNNA"

MikeLovesTacos XD
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04.24.2012 | 5:41 PM ET

Also Stann is another favorite of mine .. He just wasnt on my list cause a) I see this fight happening and b) Stann could take him?

"I'm not surprised, motherfuckers" --- Nate Diaz

MikeLovesTacos XD
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04.24.2012 | 5:42 PM ET

Ive sent Dana like 80 tweets being lie HEY BITCH let Cote back in the UFC ... I want to see him come back.

"I'm not surprised, motherfuckers" --- Nate Diaz

CaptainSuperman
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04.24.2012 | 5:54 PM ET

Great! He can finally face some good competition and let all these fools know how overrated he is. 

"I'll kill you! I'll kill you to death!"

Anik
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04.24.2012 | 6:07 PM ET

OH MY GOD WAKE THAT IS THE MOST AWESOME IDEA EVER!

LOMBARD VS COTE! MAKE IT HAPPEN DANA!

"Anik, you have come into your own. And it's beautiful." - Bill Burgess

ProdigyKid14
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04.24.2012 | 6:11 PM ET

ABOUT DAMN TIME!

"You can't just show your penis to the world. -Joe Rogan"

CaptainSuperman
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04.24.2012 | 6:14 PM ET

Haha, ruffled some feathers have I? Look, he's good. Great even. Aggressive little bastard with bricks in his gloves and great great Judo. But I see way too many people saying he would murder the top guys in the MW division. I think he will be among the top MW's, but I do think he will fall short of expectations. 

But nonetheless, a good acquisition by the UFC

"I'll kill you! I'll kill you to death!"

Brazilian Jitz
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04.24.2012 | 6:17 PM ET

Captain Superman is the ruffeler of feathers

"Albert Fish... I mean that guy was a real jerk!"


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