The highly unofficial UFC half-year Newcomer Awards

by Thomas Gerbasi | source:

Of the 35 fighters making their UFC debuts thus far in 2010, the big names were undoubtedly international stars Takanori Gomi, Renzo Gracie, and Gilbert Yvel. Yet the newcomers who truly made an impact in the Octagon were the fighters you may not have even heard of before the New Year began, but that you certainly know now.

#5 (tie) - Joey Beltran
#5 (tie) - Court McGee

#4 - Cyrille Diabate

#3 - Rory MacDonald

#2 - Phil Davis

#1 - Gerald Harris

Honorable mention – Ricardo Romero, Claude Patrick, Travis Browne, Mario Miranda, John Gunderson, Daniel Roberts, Chris Camozzi, Kyle Noke, Rich Attonito

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Ron Jeremy site profile image  

7/6/10 1:51 PM by Ron Jeremy

Some folks need to go back and read the thread title.....The highly unofficial UFC half-year Newcomer Award

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7/6/10 1:27 PM by NorthFromHere


BIGLuke site profile image  

7/6/10 1:18 PM by BIGLuke

#1 Chris Leben (re-birth must count)

B0NESAW site profile image  

7/6/10 1:13 PM by B0NESAW

Not only did he fight on the world's biggest stage, he also fought in PRIDE against Shogun

Alder Hiss site profile image  

7/6/10 12:43 PM by Alder Hiss

lol @ diabate being on that list. Others are known to non-TUF noobs, but Diabate fought on the biggest stage in the world, ofr god's sakes.

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7/6/10 12:42 PM by camozzi


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7/6/10 12:31 PM by holly9000

#1 - Rory MacDonald


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