UFC

Schafer puts foes on ‘Red’ alert

There is no division like 205 pounds in the sport of mixed martial arts. Known as the sport’s “Glamour Division,” the UFC light heavyweight division has arisen from its long time championship deadlock of “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ Tito Ortiz and “The Iceman” Chuck Liddell to become one of the most competitive weight classes. Since losses by Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Forrest Griffin, the 205 pound title has changed hands three times in the last two years. . . . Click here for more by Brady Crytzer

UFC 93 is live on PPV from the O2 Arena in Dublin, Ireland, January 17 at 8 PM GMT. In the light heavyweight main event, former two-division world champion Dan Henderson will collide with former UFC middleweight king Rich Franklin in three-round war which will set the tone for the 205lbs division in 2009. Then, 2005 PRIDE® Grand Prix Champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua returns to the Octagon™  to throw down with UFC Hall of Famer Mark Coleman in a rematch MMA fans thought they would never see. The pair last met in Japan in 2006, with the legendary Coleman pulling off a stunning upset by breaking Rua’s arm in the first round. For more info, visit 93.ufc.com

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