Matches to Make After: Adesanya vs. Costa

Israel Adesanya put on a striking clinic against Paulo Costa – finishing the Brazilian in round two. Using distance, Izzy landed at will against Costa. For whatever reason, Costa decided against using his usual pressure and volume striking, but instead decided to be a non-moving target for Izzy to pick apart. As for the co-main…

Matches to Make After: Covington vs. Woodley

A card that felt like a PPV delivered, with excellent preliminary bouts to entertaining main card action too. While the headliner featuring Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley featured the most buzz, the fight itself didn’t particularly live up to it. Covington dominated the fight from start to finish and once again finds himself back in…

Solving the: Welterweight Division

Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley successfully went underneath the knife, getting his nagging shoulder fixed. Typically the recovery time for shoulder surgery is 4-6 month’s, meaning the earliest to expect Woodley back would probably be international fight week in July. With the Champion shelved and worthy contenders like Rafael Dos Anjos and Colby Covington awaiting a…

Solving the: UFC Middleweight Division

On November 4, 2017 George St. Pierre, the greatest Welterweight of all-time returned the octagon at UFC 217. It would be four years since St. Pierre last competed, as he made the jump up to the Middleweight division to take on UFC Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping. In a fight in which their were many unknowns…

Solving the: UFC Light Heavyweight Division

When Jon Jones returned at UFC 214, he brought an obvious boost to the Light Heavyweight division. A division, in which had been in good hands by Daniel Cormier, but obviously missed having whom many consider to be the greatest mixed martial artist of all-time. That statement held true, as Jones successfully recaptured his belt…

Solving the: UFC Heavyweight Division

Since winning the UFC Heavyweight title on May 14, 2016 at UFC 198, Stipe Miocic has defended the title two times. However, Miocic last fought on May 13, 2017 at UFC 211 and is not scheduled to fight again this year. That’s a problem, especially considering the UFC Heavyweight division has been moving at a…

Matches to Make after UFC on Fox 8 & UFC 163

– Jose Aldo vs Ricardo Lamas Jose Aldo defended his title for the 5th consecutive time in the UFC, and recorded his 16th consecutive victory. It was an odd fight against Chan Sung Jung in which, both fighters were tentative, and Aldo initiated several takedowns. It can be also noted that in the first round,…

Matches to Make After UFC 162: Winners Edition

Winners Chris Weidman vs Anderson Silva II Without a doubt, the rematch should be what’s next for both men. I also believe that due to what happened at UFC 162, the rematch would be even bigger than the initial fight because of the story line that came out of the result . And although Silva…