Found January 03, 2013 on The Camel Clutch Blog:
The fast track to receiving a UFC light heavyweight championship is now clear. The less you fight in the division, the better chance you have of being named number one contender.

Who Ya Calling a Big Baby?!

(Jon Jones & Glen Davis photo courtesy of ericdwheeler)   It was September 2009 and John Allan had just seen the future.  Allan, the head trainer and owner of the Wai Kru gym in Allston, MA (home gym of John ‘Doomsday’ Howard), had a newcomer visit his establishment - a very big, very athletic newcomer.  This newbie was 6’9” and weighed around 300 pounds, but...

‘The Ultimate Fighter 17: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen’ Official Poster

After suffering through another disappointing season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” the UFC and FX knew they needed to spice things up for the show’s 17th edition. In addition to moving from Fridays to Tuesdays and inserting chatty Chael Sonnen, FX has released the sickest billboard to date for the long-running reality series. Although, “Sons of Anarchy” fans might say the...

Donald Cerrone thinks his campmate Jon Jones should’ve fought at UFC 151

Donald Cerrone is a man who will fight anyone, anytime and just about anywhere. He had no qualms about stepping into the cage and knocking out his friend and training partner Melvin Guillard earlier in the year, and Cowboy has fought seven times in the last 2 years, bringing in seven “of the night” bonuses [...]

Daniel Cormier – “After Strikeforce fight, I want Frank Mir in San Jose on April 20th” talks Dion Staring and Velasquez vs. Dos Santos

  2012 was the year that saw Daniel Cormier win the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix in dominant fashion over former UFC champion and veteran, Josh Barnett. September of last year was supposed to usher in the UFC debut of DC, against another former UFC champion, Frank Mir. Then injuries happened…twice…and the AKA standout was forced [...]

UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Bisping Main Event Preview

UFC on FX 7 takes place January 19th and features a main event with significant title implications in the middleweight division as Michael “The Count” Bisping takes on Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in Belfort’s native homeland of Brazil. Arguably the top competitor out of Britain, Bisping has been after a title shot for several years now and has been promised that fight if...
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