Friday, September 13, 2013

Event primer - World Series of Fighting 5

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Prelims (Sherdog.com)

Middleweight - Darren Costa vs Nemian Gracie
  • Costa's Style - Grappling
  • Gracie's Style - BJJ
  • Prediction - Gracie by submission

Bantamweight - Sidemar "Sideco" Honorio vs Jimmie "El Terror" Rivera
  • Honorio's Style - Grappling
  • Rivera's Style - Freestyle
  • Prediciction - Rivera by decison

Welterweight - Gregor Gracie vs Richard Patishnock
  • Gracie's Style - BJJ
  • Patishnock's Style - Grappling
  • Prediction - Patishnock by TKO

Catchweight (160 lbs) - Ozzy Dugulubgov vs Andrew "Ozzy" Osbourne
  • Dugulubgov's Style - Striking
  • Osbourne's Style - Striking
  • Prediction - Dugulubgov by TKO

Featherweight - Rick "The Gladiator" Glenn vs Artur Rofi
  • Glenn's Style - Striking
  • Rofi's Style - Submissions
  • Prediction - Glenn by KO

Main Card (NBC Sports)

Featherweight - Georgi "Insane" Karakhanyan vs Waylon Lowe
  • Karakhanyan's Style - BJJ
  • Lowe's Style - Striking
  • Prediction - Karakhanyan by submission

Heavyweight - Rolles Gracie, Jr vs Derrick "Caveman" Mehmen
  • Gracie's Style - BJJ
  • Mehmen's Style - Striking
  • Prediction - Mehmen by TKO
  • Thoughts - Derrick's surname is the best descriptor for B-league heavyweights, just a bunch of meh-men.

Middleweight - Elvis "The King" Mutapcic vs Jesse "JT Money" Taylor
  • Mutapcic's Style - Striking, grappling
  • Taylor's Style - Submissions
  • Prediction - Mutapcic by submission

Middleweight - Dave Branch vs Danillo "Indio" Villefort
  • Branch's Style - Striking, grappling
  • Villefort's Style - Grappling, striking
  • Prediction - Branch by decision

Heavyweight - Andrei "Pitbull" Arlovski vs Mike "MAK" Kyle
  • Arlovski's Style - Boxing and sambo
  • Kyle's Style - Striking
  • Prediction - Arlovski by knockout
  • Thoughts - Fuck Mike Kyle.