The UFC’s flyweight division needed an injection of fresh talent and got it in the form of Scoggins. At 21, he’s got a lot of time to grow, but the South Carolina native has already shown the makings of a future star between his knockout power and the personality he showed after the victory. Realistic options for his next fight include Josh Sampo and the winner of this coming weekend’s UFC on FOX 9 fight between Darren Uyenoyama-Alp Ozkilic. (PHOTO CREDIT: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports)
Every win in the Octagon is important. Of course, some are more notable than others. In the case of UFC Fight Night 33, a few up-and-coming youngsters exited the event with impressive debuts in tow, while seasoned veterans like Mauricio Rua and Ryan Bader dominated their respective rumbles. Here’s a look at what might be next for the evening’s biggest victors, as well as thoughts on what’s down the road for Antonio Silva-Mark Hunt after their jaw-dropping, edge-of-your-couch clash in the main event.
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