Evening news report

Bas Rutten undergoes neck surgery, Javier Vazquez retires, Jamie Varner is in a cast, KJ Noons is headed to the UFC despite his loss to Ryan Couture, and Sensei Seagal has a new pupil — this and much more in tonight’s evening news report.

ProMMAnow.com WEC 52 staff picks

The ProMMAnow.com staff has come together to share our thoughts and predictions on each WEC 52 fight which takes place Thursday and is headlined by Urijah Faber moving down to bantamweight to face Takeya Mizugaki.