UFCThe Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books.
UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.
I thought it was cool when Hermes Franca did it, because I didn't really expect him to. Sure, St. Pierre has already done it, but not with the edge that Hermes did. It seemed to draw a rise out of the crowd and a positive reaction from Dana White, so right on for Franca.
Although I'm all the way behind Franca, I can't help but think Sherk is going to present all kinds of problems for him on the ground.