Mizugaki has always served as a litmus test of sorts in terms of how talented an athlete is. He’s got slick stand-up and is solid on the ground as well, though he's nowhere near explosive enough to finish foes with consistency. However, he’s won his last four fights, so Mizugaki definitely deserves a chance to clash with a Top 10 adversary like Raphael Assuncao. The winner of January’s Mike Easton-T.J. Dillashaw match-up would also work in such a capacity. (PHOTO CREDIT: Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports)
Every win in the Octagon is important. Of course, some are more notable than others. In the case of UFC Fight Night 33, a few up-and-coming youngsters exited the event with impressive debuts in tow, while seasoned veterans like Mauricio Rua and Ryan Bader dominated their respective rumbles. Here’s a look at what might be next for the evening’s biggest victors, as well as thoughts on what’s down the road for Antonio Silva-Mark Hunt after their jaw-dropping, edge-of-your-couch clash in the main event.
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