In terms of sheer fight-finishing excitement, Wednesday's UFC Fight Night on Spike TV delivered in a way that last weekend's pay-per-view outing didn't. Maybe you have to sit through a ton of commercials to get to it, but who says you never get anything good for free? Here are some of the things we learned from Wednesday's action:
A win over
Despite the concerns that
What's more, he injects some much-needed fun into the big-man division.
I lost count of how many times the Spike TV broadcast referred to Gomi as an MMA legend. Not that I disagree with the assessment, but it's always funny how meaningful a fighter's accomplishments become to the UFC once he's on the payroll. It was the same with other Pride imports such as
It makes sense from a business perspective, and the UFC definitely knows the promotional value of a little revisionist history. But if current Strikeforce champ
In most pro sports, your late 30s is when you take an honest look at your savings and start planning your retirement party. Not
At the time, the UFC's "USA vs. UK" season of