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UFC 163 Recap and Reaction: Aldo Breaks Foot and Retains World Title

by Hobson Lopes - on Aug 5th 2013 - No Comments
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Last night, the Ultimate Fighting Championship presented UFC 163 live from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Heading into the card, there wasn’t much talk about the actual fights, only the possible fights that can be created with wins by certain fighters. Some of those fighters won and those next fights are possible, while others...

Top Fights in the Career of Jake Ellenberger

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 25th 2013 - No Comments
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In the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Jake Ellenberger has seen his name at the top of the rankings for years. He was a collegiate wrestler and has added Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to his repertoire since entering mixed martial arts. At various times in his career, he was seemingly knocking on the door to a title shot,...

Biggest UFC Title Fight Upsets in History

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 8th 2013 - No Comments
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  In the world of mixed martial arts, anything can happen when two fighters step inside a cage to fight. In the greatest MMA promotion in the world, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, fans have been witness to some of the most incredible fights ever put on and they have also been witness to some of the greatest UFC title fight upsets...

UFC 162 Recap and Reaction

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 7th 2013 - No Comments
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When the Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to pay per view for UFC 162, the results of the evening might have taken some by surprise. I know they caught me off guard. From the upset of all upsets with Chris Weidman winning the UFC middleweight title from the greatest of all time, Anderson Silva, to impressive and dominating performances...

The Greatest UFC Events of All Time

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 3rd 2013 - No Comments
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In the Ultimate Fighting Championship, to have successful event, you need to have a solid blend of big names, exciting fighters and good luck. Over the years, the promotion has seen numerous events go from amazing to mediocre because of multiple injuries and in the case of one event, was forced to cancel an event. When it comes to the events...

Top Fights in the Career of Frankie Edgar

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 1st 2013 - No Comments
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Before his career is set, Frankie Edgar will be known as one of the best fighters in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is a former UFC lightweight champion, beating the legend and future Hall of Famer, B.J. Penn. He then took part in classic series of fights with two other high-ranked fighters before dropping weight to...