Youth on Display in Detroit

The youth movement has taken over sports including MMA as the UFC is seeing nearing the end of the year and at UFC 218 it continued with two young stars establishing themselves in their own divisions.

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No Hype, No Problem

UFC 212 may not have had the most hype behind it with great fighters but small names but it was an important night for the future of two divisions regardless of the amount of people watching.

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It has been a long road for Max Holloway but he is finally getting his shot at the undisputed featherweight belt but in his way is the most dominant featherweight champion in the UFC.

Changing of the Guard in Vegas (UFC 194 Review)

Two championships were on the line at UFC 194 and two impressive performances saw the gold change hands on a big night to end a big week for the UFC.

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A rivalry is finally solved and a champion tries to prove that he belongs among the best in an end to a long week of fights.

Two Titles, One Night (UFC 189 Review)

There was no shortage of hype heading into the latest UFC pay-per-view event as the UFC decided to load up the card with great fights on International Fight Week.

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It has been one of the most built up fights in the history of the UFC as Conor McGregor was set to take on Jose Aldo for the featherweight title.

Decisions Dominate Super Saturday (UFC 169 Review)

Urijah Faber was one of the very first faces of MMA when he was a part of the WEC and began his sponsorship deal with Amp Energy Drink. For many he would be the first exposure to the sport as he was the guy in the WEC and was the guy when MMA began to take hold of more fans. He would get to this level in large part because he was one of the best lighter weight fighters in the world and would prove it as the WEC Featherweight Champion in 2006.

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It has been a long time since the Bantamweight Division has had a true title fight as one of the strangest stories in the UFC has played out in the division. Dominick Cruz was on his way to becoming one of the most dominant champions in the UFC. In 2011 Cruz would face Urijah Faber in the first ever Bantamweight championship fight for the UFC. It would be the start of the WEC merger into the UFC and two great WEC fighters would get the chance to earn a UFC title.

Brazil Loving Las Vegas (UFC 156 Review)

The UFC has gone to many places throughout the last few years including a place where many of the UFC fighters come from. Brazil has been a wild place to fight and with so many Brazilians stars filling out cards they seem to consistently be the loudest events.

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