Updated on October 16, 2018
The UFC’s Purchase Of The WFA Is Great News For MMA Fight Fans
I as of late read that the Ultimate Fighting Championship has buys the World Fighting Alliance. I think the (Ultimate Fighting Championship) is going to get a most invited jolt, cordiality of the ongoing buy. We should trust that the UFC chooses to keep a portion of the best level contenders in the WFA stable. cormier vs lewis ufc 230
The World Fighting Alliance is a moderately new task which has increased some reputation by marking some enormous name contenders. These contenders incorporate Ricco Rodriguez, Quintin Jackson and Bas Rutten. What’s important about these warriors is that they’ve all had past accomplishment in the UFC or against UFC contenders..
Ricco Rodriguez is a previous UFC heavyweight champion. Quintin Rampage Jackson battled and vanquished Chuck Liddell in the Pride association and not by accommodation as you may envision. Frenzy thumped Chuck (considered by numerous individuals to be the best light heavyweight contender on the planet) out. Bas Rutten was a marvelous contender in his day and has as of late had a rebound battle in which he looked to a great degree sharp.
The welterweight division of the UFC is fit as a fiddle, I mean it’s profound with ability. There is an incredible boss in George St Pierre, presumably the best welterweight on the planet and an extensive rundown of good contenders, beginning with previous welterweight champion, Matt Hughes the distance down to contenders Diego Sanchez, Matt Serra, Josh Koscheck and a few others.
The light heavyweight division additionally isn’t could be better with whizzes, Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz who battle on December 30, 2006 and also Forrest Griffin, Keith Jardine and Rashad Evans balancing the highest point of the division. Be that as it may, the WFA’s Quintin Rampage Jackson would surely be an appreciated expansion to the blend. A Rampage Jackson, Chuck Liddell rematch at some point in 2007 would almost certainly be a colossal attract because of the way that Rampage TKO’d Chuck in their first gathering in the Japanese Pride association. Regardless of whether a Rampage, Liddell rematch isn’t likely, Rampage’s style would make a fantastic matchup with Tito Ortiz or Forrest Griffin.
It’s the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight division who will profit most from the WFA warriors. Who wouldn’t have any desire to see Bas Rutten return and climb the UFC heavyweight step. Bas has dependably been a most loved of mine and on the off chance that you’ve at any point been to a live UFC appear (which Bas has gone to), you realize that his fan base is as yet solid. I discovered this out at UFC 47 where Bas strolled here and there every path in the Mandalay Bay Event Center to the joy of the in-your-face fans present. I’d by and by get a kick out of the chance to see Bas Rutten return and thump Tim Silvia out. Not that there is anything amiss with Silvia, I simply think his style makes for exhausting battles. I surmise that Bas predominant standup and experience would have Tim Silvia thinking about whether he truly is the heavyweight champion.
Or then again excepting that, what about a rematch between Tim (The Mainiac) Silvia and Ricco (Suave) Rodriguez. The first run through around Silvia thumped out Rodriguez essentially with one punch. I’d actually jump at the chance to see Ricco put a superior course of action into movement and take Silvia out. Ricco has brilliant accommodation abilities and great ground and pound. He’s likewise an extensive heavyweight (like Silvia). I truly think Ricco got captured with a fortunate punch the first run through in, I’d get a kick out of the chance to see them do it once more. Ricco holds triumphs over previous and current UFC contenders including Jeff Monson, Paul Buentello and previous heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Randy Couture,
That’s right, Bas Rutten, Ricco Rodriguez and Quintin Rampage Jackson will all by invited increments to the UFC. I trust this is precisely what the UFC higher ups were thinking when they obtained the World Fighting Alliance. I surely trust this wasn’t simply intended to keep their restraining infrastructure position in prominent Mixed Martial Arts in North America.