Marcus Davis solves health problems, looks for new start as lightweight in UFC
In his first fight following his UFC release, Marcus Davis (17-8) will face Kajan Johnson (18-11-1) in a welterweight bout at MFC 29 in Windsor, Ontario on April 8th, according to MMA Weekly. Photo: ESPN.com
The Irish Hand Grenade Marcus Davis excited about his drop to lightweight and looks forward to being the bully.
Marcus Davis's first fight at 155 lbs will feature Jeremy Stephens as his opponent, in what promises to be a slug-fest on the already loaded UFC 125 card in Las Vegas on New Year's Day.
Nate Diaz has been flawless in his two showings since moving up in weight class from the lightweight division, finishing reputable welterweights Rory Markham and Marcus Davis. Nate is willing to take on contenders in both weight classes.
Nate Diaz isn't your ordinary fighter. Walking in the shadow of his brother Nick and possessing the surname of Diaz within the context of mixed martial arts certainly brings about high expectations. But Nate has lived up to those expectations. He's a scrapper, survivor, willing to fight anyone, anywhere, anytime over anything.
Mike Fagan runs through the results of UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2 featuring a lightweight title bout between Frankie Edgar and B.J. Penn and a heavyweight crossover fight between Randy Couture and James Toney.