Keeping a UFC belt these days is quite the struggle.
With media obligations, strenuous scheduling, seething contenders nipping at your heels, the need to stay healthy, and the always important decision making outside of the cage, champions are often left to live a life of perfection.
But like any elite athlete in any sport, these responsibilities as a promotional titleholder come with the territory. It’s simply protocol.
In time, many of the current divisional lords will falter as a product of a hungry wolf invading their throne. Others will crumble under the spotlight and ultimately look for a way out.
Here are three UFC belts that are due to change hands over the next six months.