Lightweight prospect Zack Micklewright (7-1) is hoping to rebound from his first loss by defeating Dustin Poirier (7-1) at WEC 52 on Nov. 11 and moving on to the UFC.
The war of words between WEC lightweight contenders Jamie Varner and Donald Cerrone has subsided, and both men are focused on their Sept. 30 rematch at WEC 51.
WEC lightweight champion Ben Henderson will make his second title defense on Dec. 16 against contender Anthony Pettis at the WEC 53 main event in Phoenix.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released the live gate earnings for “WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2” which took place on Aug. 18, 2010, at the Pearl Theater inside the Palms Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the medical suspensions from WEC 50. Bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz must have his hand x-rayed or he can’t compete until Feb. 2011. Joseph Benavidez is out until October. Here’s the full list:
There is often controversy when close fights go the distance, but did the level of dismay over the split decision ruling, which favored WEC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz, go a little overboard?
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2 takes place this evening at the Pearl Theater inside the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. Headlining the card is a bantamweight title fight between Dominick Cruz, who is defending his title against Joseph Benavidez. Having first fought in August 2009 at WEC 42 for a shot at … Read more
WEC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will earn $22,000 if he can successfully defend his title against challenger Joseph Benavidez in their WEC 50 main event tonight in Las Vegas.
A LIVE video stream of the “WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2” fighter weigh-ins will broadcast today (Tuesday, Aug. 17) in ProMMAnow.com’s UFC ROOM starting at 7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT.