MMA Forethought: UFC 208

MMA Forethought: UFC 208

By Edward Carbajal

2/8/2017

Photo: Ed Carbajal/Frontproof Media

Photo: Ed Carbajal/Frontproof Media


The first UFC pay-per view of 2017 brings them back to New York. This time from Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center Feb 11 and the main event will be to crown their first ever women’s featherweight champion. The contenders are both well-known strikers Holly Holm and Germaine de Randamie looking to best each other for a chance at the new UFC gold.

In combat sports anything can happen but Frontproof Media will do their best to give some forethought on how the main event will go down. This time will be a little different for the New Year, Frontproof Media’s founder Joseph Correa chimes in to help break down their views on the main event as well as the future of Combat Sports in Barclay’s with the upcoming Thurman vs. Garcia bout in March.

Have a listen and check out the full UFC 208 bout listing below:

Full UFC 208 fight card:

Holly Holm vs. Germaine de Randamie

Derek Brunson vs. Anderson Silva

Tim Boetsch vs. Ronaldo Souza

Jared Cannonier vs. Glover Teixeira

Jim Miller vs. Dustin Poirier

Wilson Reis vs. Ulka Sasaki

Nik Lentz vs. Islam Makhachev

Jarred Brooks vs. Ian McCall

Roan Carneiro vs. Ryan LaFlare

Rick Glenn vs. Phillipe Nover

Randy Brown vs. Belal Muhammad


Edward Carbajal is a contributing writer for MMA at Frontproof Media and a Verified Creator at Creators.co. You can follow Edward on Twitter @Carbazel or at his website TheBlogBoardJungle.com. Check out his YouTube channel.

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