The UFC organization is a global enterprise. Fighters from all walks of life represent the organization. The UFC has champions from Brazil, America, and Poland. The diverse background of champions and fighters allow the UFC to travel around the world.
An upcoming UFC event will take place in Japan later this year. Heavyweight contender Josh Barnett will be fighting Roy Nelson in Japan for a chance at the title. Barnett has a deep history with the Japanese fans, and Japan loves the sport of MMA.
A decade ago, the Pride FC organization was the number one MMA company on the planet. Fighters battled in front of massive crowds, and many fans miss the epic fights that Pride FC once held. The UFC is trying to reinvigorate the Japanese MMA culture, and the next event is sure to impress according to Bruce Levenson. (Wiki)
UFC Fight Night: Japan takes place in September, and many Japanese fighters are expected to appear on the card. However, Barnett and Nelson will most likely steal the show with their powerful and dangerous styles. Look for Josh Barnett to win the fight with his superior striking arsenal and diverse attacks. For more information UFC Fight Night: Japan, visit Yahoo! Sports.