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MMA For Real May Light Heavyweight MMA Rankings

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Fighter Last Ranking
1. Shogun Rua 1
2. Lyoto Machida 2
3. Rashad Evans 3
4. Forrest Griffin 4
5. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira 6
6. Thiago Silva 7
7. Rampage Jackson 8
8. Luiz Cane 9
9. Gegard Mousasi 5
10. Jon Jones 10

Slow month in the light heavyweight division.  The only significant fight was the Mousasi/Lawal fight.  While Mo fought the right gameplan, I don't think he deserves to be considered top ten just yet.  I ALMOST took Mousasi completely out of my top ten.  He'll have trouble with anyone with a good wrestling base...guess what Jon Jones and Ryan Bader have?  Yep...uh huh...we get to see if Shogun Rua can beat the odds and beat Lyoto Machida for a second time(my thinking is Machida will win a UD) because Rua fought a perfect fight last time...and it was still a close fight.  Then..my rankings can finally get back right once Rampage and Rashad Evans square off.  There will be a lot of action in the next month or so in this division.