Sometimes the revenge angle is all you need to secure a title shot. In the case of champ Stipe Miocic and challenger Junior dos Santos, that revenge would be for Miocic, who once lost to the former champ by decision. That’s pretty fortuitous for the Brazilian, whose greatness has kind of ebbed a bit with age, and maybe wouldn’t have ever gotten another shot at the belt if someone else was champ. But here we are, with Miocic and Dos Santos ready to make our Saturday night – with its UFC 211 pay-per-view offering – a night of fun-filled violence!
When it comes to breaking down who does what well and who needs to it to succeed, few are as keen as UK commentating team John Gooden and Dan Hardy. So sit back, relax, and learn something.