Over the last couple of years, the UFC has created a multitude of stars, including Connor McGregor and Ronda Rousey. In today’s UFC scene, there is a lot of up and coming top contenders and title challengers. Here is a list of 5 UFC superstars in the making, that you want to keep your eyes on.
Sean O’Malley, also is known as “Sugar” in the UFC cage, is a dynamic superstar in the making. He has a personality that is just as dynamic as his fighting style. With a record of 12-0, only three were won by decision, one has come from submission, and the other eight have come via knockout. With a record like this, Sean has made himself an imminent threat in the UFC’s bantamweight division. Make sure you tune into his fights, you will instantly fall in love with the “Sugar Show,” a term that O’Malley frequently refers to when he is fighting.
Maycee Barber is a 21-year-old flyweight who is undefeated in her professional career. She has earned her nickname “The Future” because she is not only unbeaten in her MMA career, but she has a perfect knockout rate, meaning that every one of her opponents has been knocked out by her. Maycee is gaining fans and earning her respect in the MMA community. She has what it takes to become the UFC flyweight champion, and if she does become champion soon, she will become the youngest champion in the history of the UFC. She is a star with an incredibly bright future.
Tatiana Suarez earned her respect as a strawweight when she won TUF’s 23rd season. She became an immediate threat in her division, taking out all that dared to stand in her way. She has a perfect record of 8-0, which makes sense because she is such a dominant fighter at her 115-pound weight division. Her skill set is phenomenal, which makes her a shoe in to become an explosive UFC superstar.
Another UFC up and coming superstar is Sodiq Yusuff. He comes from Nigeria with a mindset for victory, and he is not taking no for an answer. He has phenomenal fight IQ, and what makes him even more frightening is the fact that he has unbelievable power, excessive speed, and flawless technique. He has the making to be the next big star for the UFC. He is steadily climbing up the ranks and should be making his way to the top 10 within his upcoming two or three fights. Keep your eyes on Sodiq, but make sure you bring your sunglasses because he has a bright future.
Geoff Neal was born with dynamite in his hands; you can see for yourself. He is one of the hardest-hitting 170-pound fighters in the UFC. He is set to blow up as long as he keeps on taking out his opponents with his powerful punches. Geoff has been making noise for a while, and the world is finally listening to the music he has been making. Geoff is making his way to becoming a household name when it comes to being an elite UFC fighter.