Ajax loader

Open Thread

Lombard signs with the UFC

poir420
poir420
  • Location: Sabattus, ME
  • Member Since: 2010.12.31
  • Predictions:  66,212  |  61.7%
  • Forum Posts:  16642
  • Post Score: 186

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"

Responses

JustynOfOsiris
JustynOfOsiris
  • Location: Colorado
  • Member Since: 2011.04.26
  • Predictions:  3,091  |  57.7%
  • Forum Posts:  3239
  • Post Score: 72

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
Dannotheman
  • Location: Pennsylvania, USA
  • Member Since: 2011.03.15
  • Predictions:  9,114  |  65.9%
  • Forum Posts:  2406
  • Post Score: 147

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
yorma
  • Location: Caen, France
  • Member Since: 2012.02.01
  • Predictions:  29,925  |  62.3%
  • Forum Posts:  3413
  • Post Score: 240

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
hdmexiqtioner
  • Location: MI
  • Member Since: 2011.10.20
  • Predictions:  6,348  |  58.8%
  • Forum Posts:  5032
  • Post Score: 222

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 *

"Rumble Young Man, Rumble"

Brazilian Jitz
Brazilian Jitz
  • Location: Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.10.08
  • Predictions:  3,495  |  61.4%
  • Forum Posts:  6805
  • Post Score: 163

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
MikeLovesTacos XD
  • Location: Ontario, Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.07.14
  • Predictions:  18,336  |  58.2%
  • Forum Posts:  21565
  • Post Score: 153

04.24.2012 | 5:19 PM ET

Nice!

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

theMMAmessiah
theMMAmessiah
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Member Since: 2011.09.17
  • Predictions:  7,992  |  66.5%
  • Forum Posts:  8430
  • Post Score: 40

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
wake99
  • Location: Québec
  • Member Since: 2011.05.27
  • Predictions:  20,592  |  62.5%
  • Forum Posts:  5334
  • Post Score: 240

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
MikeLovesTacos XD
  • Location: Ontario, Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.07.14
  • Predictions:  18,336  |  58.2%
  • Forum Posts:  21565
  • Post Score: 153

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
BeastMaster
  • Location: America (Thats all you need to know.)
  • Member Since: 2010.10.27
  • Predictions:  1,948  |  59.7%
  • Forum Posts:  3028
  • Post Score: 126

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
yorma
  • Location: Caen, France
  • Member Since: 2012.02.01
  • Predictions:  29,925  |  62.3%
  • Forum Posts:  3413
  • Post Score: 240

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
Live2wrestle
  • Location: In pursuit of Maeda's blazers
  • Member Since: 2011.01.22
  • Predictions:  19,116  |  63.2%
  • Forum Posts:  11847
  • Post Score: 179

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
TraeBlack
  • Location: Kushville
  • Member Since: 2011.08.22
  • Predictions:  18,606  |  59.9%
  • Forum Posts:  8487
  • Post Score: 106

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
MikeLovesTacos XD
  • Location: Ontario, Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.07.14
  • Predictions:  18,336  |  58.2%
  • Forum Posts:  21565
  • Post Score: 153

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
MikeLovesTacos XD
  • Location: Ontario, Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.07.14
  • Predictions:  18,336  |  58.2%
  • Forum Posts:  21565
  • Post Score: 153

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
CaptainSuperman
  • Location: Earth-Prime
  • Member Since: 2011.10.14
  • Predictions:  296  |  57.1%
  • Forum Posts:  315
  • Post Score: 72

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
Anik
  • Location: Montréal
  • Member Since: 2011.10.07
  • Predictions:  6,592  |  62.5%
  • Forum Posts:  17495
  • Post Score: 104

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
ProdigyKid14
  • Location: Michigan
  • Member Since: 2011.08.14
  • Predictions:  8,515  |  62.5%
  • Forum Posts:  5896
  • Post Score: 151

04.24.2012 | 6:11 PM ET

ABOUT DAMN TIME!

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

CaptainSuperman
CaptainSuperman
  • Location: Earth-Prime
  • Member Since: 2011.10.14
  • Predictions:  296  |  57.1%
  • Forum Posts:  315
  • Post Score: 72

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
Brazilian Jitz
  • Location: Canada
  • Member Since: 2011.10.08
  • Predictions:  3,495  |  61.4%
  • Forum Posts:  6805
  • Post Score: 163

04.24.2012 | 6:17 PM ET

Captain Superman is the ruffeler of feathers

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


Post a Reply


You must be signed in to post. Sign in or register to join the discussion.

  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 201 predictions
  • MMAFighting.com : Rose Namajunas vs. Paige VanZant full fight video
  • MMA Weekly : Invicta FC 18 Results: Alexa Grasso Dominates Jodie Esquibel, Agnieszka Niedźwiedź Remains Unbeaten
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 201 Results: Lawler vs. Woodley
  • MMAFighting.com : WSOF 32 Results: Moraes vs. Hill 2
  • MMAFighting.com : Invicta FC 18 results: Alexa Grasso bloodies, beats Jodie Esquibel after 17-month layoff
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 201 preview show
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 201 Embedded, Episode 5: Media Obligations, Final Training Sessions and Dog Walks
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 201 Video: Tyron Woodley Plans to Show He’s the Best Welterweight in the World
  • MMAFighting.com : WSOF 32 weigh-in video
  • MMAFighting.com : How WSOF champion Alexandre Almeida beat Lance Palmer and the sports books last time around
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley Weigh-In Video Replay
  • MMA Weekly : Chael Sonnen’s UFC 201 Main Event Breakdown: Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 201 Q&A Featuring Champions Eddie Alvarez and Amanda Nunes Video Replay
  • MMAFighting.com : Meet Colombia's 'El Profe' in his classroom
  • MMA Weekly : Champ Marlon Moraes Excited to Show How Great WSOF and Its Fighters Are
  • MMA Weekly : Dana White Video: UFC Sale ‘Kind of Bugged Me Out a Little Bit’
  • MMA Weekly : UFC Fighter Ricard Abreu Receives Two-Year Suspension for Steroid Use
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 201 Embedded, Episode 5: 'I felt something crack'
  • MMA Weekly : Tim Moore Wants WSOF Global Flyweight Title So He Can Make Fighting a Full-Time Job