It’s always nice to see a free title-fight. Throw in the fact it involves the #1/#2 competitors in a division and things become even more appealing. Mix in a hotly-contested previous meeting that went to a five-round Split Decision and you’ve got a recipe for greatness! Fortunately, all those things come into play in terms of the UFC on FOX 9 main event between Johnson and Benavidez, so needless to say a potential classic could very well emerge on FOX in a few weeks.
The UFC will end November 2013 with a bang tonight thanks to the Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale. However, the card hardly compares to the lineups on tap for December with a particular emphasis on those for UFC on FOX 9 (12/14) and UFC 168 (12/28). The month also features the organization’s latest stop in Australia, UFC Fight Night 33 (12/6), meaning fans have yet another option to choose from when it comes to action in the coming weeks. Check out the fifteen best fights on the immediate horizon… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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