Hendo Not Guaranteed Title Shot With Win Over Cormier
“Obviously if Hendo pulls off this upset, it’s huge, huge. He pulls off the upset against Shogun [Rua], he pulls off a huge upset against Cormier, we’ll see… It’s just stupid to talk about now because [Jones] is fighting Gustafsson, and that fight’s not happening until fall, and we still gotta get through that fight, and then we see where he’s at. Who’s to say Cormier and Henderson, whoever wins this fight, doesn’t want to take a fight between now and then? Or if they get hurt, anything can happen.”
UFC Just Signed A Guy With The Most Padded Record We’ve Ever Seen
Twenty-six-year-old Californian Lightweight Dashon “Fly Boy” Johnson (9-0) has been signed by the UFC to take on fellow newcomer Jake Matthews (4-0) on June 28th at UFC Fight Night 43 in Aukland, New Zealand.
Both guys come in with perfect records, but once I started looking at just who Johnson had fought, and what their records were, I was quite surprised at what I found.
Video: Rich Franklin prayed for power outage before 1st Anderson Silva fight
There’s a potential loser in each and every one of us, former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin believes.
That was the veteran fighter’s message during an April 19 TED Talks event, “TEDxUChicago 2014: Make No Little Plans,” in Chicago.
Franklin, a fan favorite who held the UFC belt from 2005-2006, gave a brutally honest speech entitled “How to Be a Loser.” Drawing from his pro-fighting career, Franklin discussed how folks from all walks of life can handle losses in a productive manner.