After a weekend crammed with two UFC fight cards that featured various highlight reel finishes as well as several memorable fights, some fantasy matchmaking is in order. This particular list will feature some of the winners from Friday’s UFC on FX 6 card as well as Saturday night’s TUF 16 Finale.
UFC on FX 6:
Ross Pearson vs. Yves Edwards
Pearson looked better on Friday night than he has in quite some time. He is clearly a better fit at lightweight, where he is able to retain more of his strength and conserve the energy that would have been wasted on the weight cut. Whilst he is nowhere near a title shot, his win warrants him a top 15 lightweight and Yves Edwards fits that bill. The savvy veteran is coming a highlight reel knockout over Jeremy Stephens and would match-up well with the Brit.
George Sotiropoulos vs. Mark Bocek
George did not leave the octagon victorious on Friday night but certainly left no questions about his heart. Although he did manage to get Pearson’s back early...