Tonight’s LFC 23 saw two first round knockouts under 10 seconds to open things and closed the night with two fights that will be in consideration for year-end awards. Aside from one fight, the LFC 23 card was very entertaining from top to bottom. Competing for live viewers against Bellator 99, LFC 23 delivered the goods and won the head to head battle.
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It’ll be another outstanding night of Texas MMA, as LFC rolls out the canvas and gets ready for war at Tomorrows LFC 23. Our main event is a battle of time-tested veteran versus scrappy newcomer, as Pete Spratt takes on Tim Means. There’s another scrappy bastard on the card as well, with everyone’s favorite windmill, Leonard Garcia faces another Texas slugger in Nick Gonzalez in a two-man battle royale.
Another month has gone by and the MMA fighter rankings were once again shaken up as #1 ranked UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson was defeated by Anthony Pettis at UFC 164. This comes on the heels of Anderson Silva losing his #1 ranking after being defeated by Chris Weidman at UFC 162.
Ultimate Fighter 15 winner Michael Chiesa was looking to improve to 10-0 in front of the fans in his home state of Washington at last night’s UFC on FOX 8. His opponent was the veteran Jorge Masvidal, who was a serious step up in competition for Chiesa.
The UFC returns to free TV this weekend with UFC on FOX 8: Johnson vs. Moraga in Seattle, Washington. The fight card has seen over a half-dozen changes to it but overall the UFC on FOX 8 card still holds its own amongst past FOX cards.
It’s about time our cable bill got a break, with UFC bringing a solid card to UFC on Fox this Saturday. Our main event features the intriguing match-up between Mighty Mouse and relative newcomer John Moraga in a Flyweight tilt, with Rory MacDonald and Jake Ellenberger in the Co-main slot to make cases for a shot at GSP. We’ve got plenty of action to cover, so check out my analysis for the night.
The UFC returns to San Jose, California today with a stacked UFC on FOX 7 fight card headlined by lightweight champion Benson Henderson defending his belt against Gilbert Melendez. The former Strikeforce lightweight champion, along with several other former Strikeforce fighters give this card a fun feel to it.
Due to a previously scheduled Arena Football game at the HP Pavilion, today’s UFC on FOX 7 weigh-ins were held less than a mile away at the California Theater. The small theater was completely filled with cheering fans and all the fighters they came to see made weight.