This bout won’t be a barnburner but anyone who appreciates high-level grappling is sure to enjoy the effort put forth by High/Lapsley. Both men certainly have some stand-up ability, but each excels on the ground. High has eight submission wins to his credit, while Lapsley has tapped out 15 of the foes he’s beaten. They’re also both 8-2 in their last ten tilts and coming off wins so they have momentum working in their favor.
This week marks the 20th anniversary of the UFC’s existence and the organization has decided to deliver an amazing show in honor of the event. While UFC 167 boasts one of the most stacked main cards in history, the preliminary portion of the lineup deserves some attention too. There are established veterans set for action, as well as a blue-chip prospect or two and some up-and-coming stars hoping to rebound from recent stumbles. Here are sis scraps from the UFC 167 fans should make a genuine effort to watch… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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