Hall looked amazing on TUF 17, though he's been anything but that since the show, turning in tentative showings in both of his Octagon appearances. He won’t have a chance to play it safe against “The Crippler” who is at the tail end of his career but still comes seeking blood in every bout. Leben has the power to put Hall to sleep, but also leaves enough openings in his attack to give Hall an opportunity to finish him in spectacular fashion if he loosens up enough to flow in the fight.
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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