Jake Ellenberger: Jake Shields is not going to beat me

UFC Welterweight contender Jake Ellenberger shared his thoughts about the upcoming bout against Jake Shields at  the headlining bout of UFC Fight Night 25. The event will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Jake Ellenberger is currently 4-1 in his UFC campaign, with victories over Mike Pyle, Eduardo Rocha, John Howard and Sean Pierson. Shields and Ellenberger have a common previous opponent in Carlos Condit. Shields beat Condit via Unanimous Decision, while Ellenberger lost to “The Natural Born Killer” via Split Decision.

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    eatandtrain

    July 12, 2011 at 9:22 pm

    I have Ellenberger in this one

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    Woodstock

    July 12, 2011 at 9:37 pm

    i dont care who wins, i just want to see a good fight and not a wrestling match.

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    eatandtrain

    July 12, 2011 at 9:45 pm

    Ellenberger wont want to go to the ground and won’t be scared to engage either. He will try to knock him out and I Think he will.

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    Alexxx007

    July 12, 2011 at 10:48 pm

    is it gonna be a 5 rounder ?

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    Ninja

    July 13, 2011 at 2:13 am

    Shields via UD maybe a guillotine….Ellenberger is a sick fighter for sure but Shields has a solid chin and great Bjj should be enough to win

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    Ninja

    July 13, 2011 at 2:13 am

    For some reason no…..still a 3 rounder

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    Ninja

    July 13, 2011 at 2:14 am

    Shields took Hendo’s right hand n didn’t get KO’d even tho Ellenberger hits hard I dont think he’ll be able to stop Shields

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    D

    July 13, 2011 at 3:39 am

    Let me make this easy for you. Shields will take Ellenberger down, maintain top position for the entire fight, and if Ellenberger makes the slightest mistake he will tap him immediately. It’s Shields’ fight to lose.

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    BigNog22

    July 13, 2011 at 6:29 am

    I like Ellenberger,but he’s talking a lot for a guy who hasn’t beat a top 10 fighter.

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    Bucky Power

    July 13, 2011 at 6:48 am

    I’m with woodstock on this one but then again I would like to see shields lose

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    GeorgeRuetiger

    July 13, 2011 at 7:21 am

    Wow, this is a brutal main event. They’d better stack that card with Strikeforce-style matchups of guaranteed destruction because that’s going to be 25 minutes of snores and a 50-45 for Shields :/

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    eatandtrain

    July 13, 2011 at 9:32 am

    Ya that is a strong possibility. He may lay and pray for five rounds but Ellenberger has solid wrestling. I’m not sure how his td defence is

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