Tag archive for ‘jake shields’

Top Fights in the Career of Jake Ellenberger

by Hobson Lopes - on Jul 25th 2013 - No Comments

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,...

Top Fights in the Career of Jake Shields

by Hobson Lopes - on Jun 10th 2013 - No Comments

In the Ultimate Fighting Championship, there are numerous fighters that have competed in other promotions and been champions elsewhere that have yet to find UFC gold. That is the story with UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields. Shields was the EliteXC welterweight champion when that promotion went under and was the Strikeforce middleweight...

Biggest UFC Busts from PRIDE, Strikeforce and Bellator

by Hobson Lopes - on May 21st 2013 - No Comments

Jake Shields, the former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion has struggled since coming to the UFC welterweight division. The Ultimate Fighting Championship is the premiere mixed martial arts organization in the world. Every fighter that puts on gloves and steps into whatever their promotion uses for a cage wants to eventually make it to the...

UFC Welterweight Champion Georges ‘Rush’ St-Pierre Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 21st 2013 - No Comments

Georges St-Pierre is the current UFC Welterweight Champion and one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport. For the past seven years, the welterweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has been led for the most part by one man: Georges St-Pierre. Also known as GSP, this Canadian is one of the most dangerous fighters...