It’s not uncommon for professional athletes to apply their competitive instincts to poker…particularly when they’re a little past their peak. We’ve seen basketballers win big, soccer stars seize victory, and golfers take home the big bucks. Today, we’re running through some MMA fighters who’ve applied their aggression in ring to online poker and the real-life … Read more
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The UFC Fight Night 27 event is in the books from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. It was a great night of fights with exciting performances from several fighters. However, only four of them did enough to earn fight bonuses as UFC President Dana White announced them on the air.
The UFC Fight Night 27 event will take place tonight on FOX Sports 1 and will be headlined by the welterweight bout between former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit and the always tough Martin Kampmann. Both fighters are coming off losses to Johny Hendricks and need a win to stay near the top of the welterweight division. Let’s break the fight down to see who will come out the victor.
UFC Fight Night 27 fighter weigh-ins take place today and a live stream of the proceedings will broadcast on ProMMAnow.com starting at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT).
The weigh-ins are being held at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind., the same location hosting Wednesday’s FOX Sports 1 fight card headlined by a welterweight match-up between Carlos Condit and Martin Kampmann.