By Sean Farrell Main Event BJ Penn vs Jon Fitch Round 1 The main event starts out with penn shooting immediately and working fitch to the fence, both men work from the clinch with the smaller Penn controlling Fitch on the cage wall. Fitch circles out and pins BJ on the fence, BJ is relaxed [...]
Posts Tagged ‘UFC 126’
By Sean Farrell Silva vs. Belfort For the highly anticipated main event for the UFC middleweight championship, Anderson Silva restated his dominance with one of the rarest knockouts in all of mixed martial arts history. Anderson Silva circled Belfort for the first 2 minutes of the fight drawing boos from the crowd and feinted and [...]
By Sean Farrell Jon Jones made short work of Ryan Bader winning by guillotine choke in round 2 of a fight he was dominating until that point. After the match it was announced that Rashad Evans blew out his knee and Jon Jones is facing Maurico Shogun Rua for the UFC light heavyweight title. Jon [...]
By Ben Bieker Main Event: Anderson “The Spider” Silva (27-4-0, #1 Middleweight) vs. Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort (19-8-0) One thing is for sure about this fight it will not go the distance. I think that past do not matter when it comes to this fight. I think when these two fights meet in the center [...]
By Sean Farrell On Saturday, the pound for pound king Anderson “the Spider” Silva returns to the Octagon after successfully defending his crown against Chael Sonnen. The challenger this time around is none other than fellow Brazilian and former training partner Vitor “the Phenom” Belfort who has been on an emotional tear winning his last [...]
By Sean Farrell Forrest Griffin vs. Rich Franklin at UFC 126 should have implications on where these two fighters are heading in the stacked 205 pound UFC light heavyweight division. Griffin since winning the UFC Light Heavyweight Title in a controversial win against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has dropped two of his last three fights.
By Sean Farrell Jon “Bones” Jones returns to the Octagon is more than enough to be excited about. His opponent this time around is Ryan “Darth” Bader. Bader and Jones have been the two hottest fighters in the UFC since their respective debuts with the organization. How hot?