Silence Falls in Curitiba

A record crowd in Curitiba was having a great night but a silence fell over the sell-out crowd when one of their favourites sons fell in a major fight on the night.

UFC 198 Preview

The UFC has a knack for using anticipation to sell fights and at UFC 198 the anticipation of a title fight and a fighter debut will lead the headlines in a return to Brazil.

Altitude Wins in Mexico City (UFC 188 Review)

The UFC might not be growing the same extent as it was only a few years ago but that doesn’t mean they don’t continue to expand.

UFC 188 Preview

The heavyweight division has long been legendary in combat sports as the heavyweight fighters often represent the biggest and most exciting fighters.

Lights Out in Houston (UFC 166 Review)

One of the best battles in the history of the Heavyweight Division in the UFC would go into its trilogy at Houston. The UFC is made up of great trilogies as it is one of the biggest parts of the fighting world. Trilogies are the be all and end all of rivalries in fighting as that third fight, more often than not, determines who the better fighter is. It is generally between two fighters that are at the top of their game or are fan favorites who people want to see fight.

UFC 166 Preview

Rivalries are the lifeblood of sports and in the UFC the rivalries can take on a whole new meaning. In team sports the rivalries form between two teams and players come and go that pick up this rivalry despite not being around for the catalyst that created the rivalry. In the UFC rivalries are different as they are much more personal. Rivalries in the UFC are about two fighters who have given everything they have in the octagon against each other.

Game changers in Vegas (UFC 160 Review)

Las Vegas has been the centre of UFC for years with most of their older fights taking place in the casinos on the strip. The UFC is also headquartered in Vegas and so the UFC looks to continue putting on good fights to reward the city that opened the door for them first.

Main Card Falls Short in Vegas (UFC 155 Review)

The heavyweight division has always been an interesting division in the UFC as the title has change hands multiple times. Since 2011 though, the heavyweight division had seemingly seen their dominant champion rise to earn the title. It was November 2011 when Cain Velasquez and Junior Dos Santos faced off in one of the biggest fights in UFC history.

UFC 155 Preview

The heavyweight division has always been one of the most revered divisions in all of combat sports. It has always been the biggest belt that anyone could earn as the heavyweight champion has always been the face of the sport. Muhammed Ali, Joe Fraser, and Mike Tyson were just a few of the heavyweights who became the face of boxing when they won the belt.

Heavy Night in the UFC (UFC 146 Review)

UFC 146 was a night of heavyweights as it seemed that the entire division was in action throughout the main card. With so many big fighters in the octagon many expected fireworks and that is exactly what they got. A total of 5 heavyweight fights made the night a special one as fans got to see all levels of the division.

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