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Home advantage hardly helpful in U.K.

Updated: October 17, 2010, 6:48 PM ET
By Hywel Teague | Special to ESPN.com

The UFC's previous event hosted in the U.K., held 11 months ago in Manchester, England, was particularly notable for the success of the locals -- seven out of 10 Englishmen on the card that night had their hand raised.

UFC 120 was its antithesis on Saturday night, an evening in which hometown dreams and aspirations were ripped up and spat out by foreign challengers at the O2 Arena in London. Disappointingly for the hometown fans, only three of the eight English fighters at ...

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