With twenty straight instances of success including five wins in the UFC, Glover Teixeira has gone from a heavily-hyped fighter to a man who deserves a title-shot. Luckily, UFC President Dana White agrees with said sentiment, and has announced Teixeira's next adversary will emerge when light heavyweight champ Jon Jones defends his strap against Alexander Gustafsson later this month.
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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