Two of the best middleweights in the world will be locking horns in Brazil. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yushin Okami will be making their way to the octagon in Brazil. UFC on Fox Sports 1 #3 will be featuring this bout with serious title implications.
Jacare Souza made a successful UFC debut at UFC on FX 8. Defeating Chris Camozzi by submission in front of his home country. He’s currently ranked number five according to UFC.com and Yushin Okami is ranked number three.
Yushin Okami has already has his opportunity at Anderson Silva back at UFC 134 in Brazil. Anderson made short work out of Okami. Defeating Okami by TKO in the second round.
Jacare has been known as one of the last challenges left for Anderson Silva. He’s got superb submission skills and lately his stand up has been impressive as well.
The winner of this bout will continue to work their way up to the middleweight championship. Okami has amazing grappling skills and is one of the strongest middleweights alive.
Who’s grappling will be effective in this bout. Who do you think will win this bout? Ronaldo Souza or Yushin Okami?
This bout should end up being a long methodical one to say the least. There’s no doubt that if Jacare is successful, a bout with Anderson Silva or Vitor Belfort would be in the works.