Categories
General

How to stack a division in one night

UFC 81Something I posted on Tha O Show after being incredibly annoyed by an ill researched article. Saturday night’s UFC 81 saw a co-main event which consisted of Rookie Brock Lesnar vs Frank Mir, and Tim Sylvia vs former Pride superstar Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. Going in you had two former heavyweight champions who had not impressed anybody in several fights, one totally untested name, and the final piece of the “Pride as myth” legend. Before these fights the division looked pretty thin with only a couple of bright spots. After the fights, there are four legitimate contenders to the throne.