Ali Bagautinov looked impressive in his UFC debut by finishing off Marcos Vinicius. With nine straight wins in the rear-view mirror, Bagautinov could be plugged into nearly any match-up at flyweight and it would work. Possibilities include Ian McCall or the winner of upcoming bouts between Chris Cariaso-Illiarde Santos and John Lineker-Phil Harris.
Last night the Octagon made a stop in Brazil where blood was spilled, consciousness faded, and title-shots were earned thanks to the lineup for UFC Fight Night 28. Though many of the evening’s top performances came from regional studs still making a name for themselves amongst international fans, some of the main players also produced impressive results. Here’s a look at what could/should be next for some of the show’s brightest stars including Joseph Benavidez, Ronaldo Souza, and Glover Teixeira… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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