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2012 saw six new champions crowned in the UFC (Carlos Condit, Benson Henderson, Renan Barao, Demetrious Johnson, Ronda Rousey, and Cain Velasquez). What does 2013 hold for the various UFC belts? We asked our panel of experts, who looked into their crystal balls and saw UFC gold around the waists of the following fighters when the clock strikes midnight on Dec 31, 2013. Part 2 - Welterweight to Heavyweight
Check out Part 1 - Women's Bantamweight and Men's Flyweight to Lightweight here
Voting Panel: Jeff Fox - The MMA Manifesto, speeds - Sports Two MMA Forum, Dave Kelsey - 2011 MMA Manifesto Pick 'Em Contest Champion, Daniel Vreeland from The MMA Manifesto and PrelimPicker,Sanford & Son - old school MMA head, and MMA journalist (FIGHT!, UFC.com, Keyboard Kimura) E. Spencer Kyte.
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2012 saw six new champions crowned in the UFC (Carlos Condit, Benson Henderson, Renan Barao, Demetrious Johnson, Ronda Rousey, and Cain Velasquez). What does 2013 hold for the various UFC belts? We asked our panel of experts, who looked into their crystal balls and saw UFC gold around the waists of the following fighters when the clock strikes midnight on Dec 31, 2013. Part...
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Demetrious Johnson (16-2-1) Ian McCall (11-3-1) Joseph Benavidez (16-3) John Dodson (14-5) Jussier da Silva (14-2) Darrell Montague (12-2) John Moraga (13-1) Louis Gaudinot (6-2) John Lineker (20-6) Tim Elliott (9-3)
Renan Barao (29-1) Michael McDonald (15-1) Urijah Faber (26-6) Eddie Wineland (20-8-1) Raphael Assuncao (19-4) Brad Pickett (22-7) Bibiano Fernandes (13-3) Masakatsu Ueda (16-2) Marcos Galvao (13-5-1) Eduardo Dantas (14-3)
Cain Velasquez (11-1) Junior dos Santos (15-2) Daniel Cormier (10-0) Alistair Overeem (36-11) Fabricio Werdum (16-5-1) Frank Mir (16-6) Josh Barnett (31-6) Antonio Silva (17-4) Travis Browne (13-1-1) Stefan Struve (25-5)