The second fight of the night at Bellator 102 in Visalia, California is another middleweight tournament semifinal match-up between Mikkel Parlo and Jason Butcher. This also is a classic striker versus grappler matchup and will be sure to excite the fans seeing as Parlo is a great Dutch kickboxer and Butcher a phenomenal submission artist. So let’s get into the breakdown.
The co-main event of the UFC Fight Night 29 card in Barueri, Brazil is a battle between welterweight contenders Erick Silva and the “Stun Gun” Dong Hyun Kim. This is more than just a match up between two great welterweights, but also a match up to determine who is a contender and who is a gatekeeper. So without any ado, I give you my thoughts and breakdown of the match up.
By now most people have seen the incident that took place over the weekend in Las Vegas. If not here is the breakdown. Wanderlei Silva confronts Chael Sonnen. They exchange words and Silva is whisked away. After it happens, “The Axe Murderer” posts a video on YouTube calling Sonnen a coward and talking about the fear he saw in his ey
The first episode of UFC Primetime: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos aired on FOX Sports 1 tonight at 8:30 p.m. ET. The footage took us back to the first two matchups between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos. Dos Santos won the first matchup in 64 seconds with Velasquez taking the rematch via dominant unanimous decision. Both fighters and their training camps spoke about the upcoming match and all the things they are doing to prepare each fighter for battle at UFC 166 on October 19 in Houston, Texas.