The UFC made a trip to Europe in an environment where other promotions are making a much bigger impact on the continent as the UFC looks to continue showcasing their talent.
The UFC travels to London for UFC Fight Night 107 as once again a trip to Europe will feature fighters that are a rare sight with Europeans fighters remaining in Europe despite the lack of growth it causes.
Kelvin Gastelum was close to being cut from the UFC when he missed weight a few months ago but now he seems to have found is spot in a new weight class after a second straight win.
On one side of the octagon will be a former young star possibly on his way out and on the other is a young star looking to figure things out and get back on track in his pursuit of a title.
With a division between entertainment and good fights the UFC finally found the balance at UFC 209 even if the fight card was somewhat incomplete.
The UFC’s year finally gets going with a big card and two divisions that will get some clarity after 2016 ended with more questions than answers.
The UFC travelled to Halifax where two heavyweights with a lot on the line faced off as one looked to continue moving up the rankings and the other looked to prevent a third straight loss.
The UFC’s heavyweight division continues to struggle to find new talent as the top level of the division is a muddy own as Derrick Lewis will attempt enter that top tier at UFC Fight Night 105.
The UFC’s new women’s featherweight division found it’s first champion in a controversial fight with the new champion having an uncertain future in this new division.
In the constant pursuit of superstars the UFC created a new division only to see the superstar they wanted reject the fight and then get suspended leaving two lesser stars to prove they belong at the top of the division.