Takeaways from UFC 227

UFC 227 delivered in terms of shock value and overall entertainment. The event left fans questioning judge’s scorecards and referee stoppages, oh and there was even mention of another interim title. Business as usual. Henry Cejudo shocked the world by dethroning Demetrious Johnson and putting an end to his near 7 year reign of dominance. That’s right, wrestling still wins you fights even if you do the minimal amount of damage on your opponent. Cejudo’s story coming into this match up was an inspiring one and there was no better…

Key Points from UFC on Fox 30

The UFC’s return to Calgary, Canada was an exciting and memorable event from top to bottom. Here are some of the takeaways from last night’s event. The rematch between Dustin Poirier and Eddie Alvarez was a year in the making and was twice as dirty than their first affair. During the build up, Alvarez downplayed Poirier, referring to him as an undercard fighter. While Poirier proved he’s no slouch, controversy was once again present. After Eddie Alvarez lost mount due to 12-6 elbows, Dustin Poirier (24-5, 1 NC) capitalized with…

The face of a man who is about to get PAID!

DC Lesnar

DC becomes the nicest baddest man on the planet. To come up in weight and knockout the most accomplished heavyweight in UFC history, in the first round no less, is the most impressive thing I’ve seen in MMA. And it happened directly after the least impressive thing I’ve seen in that trash fire of a fight between Lewis and Ngannou. Conor was the first fighter to make history holding simultaneous UFC belts but DC just did it with the two biggest belts in the business. He’s now both the baddest…