Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Event primer - UFC 167

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Prelims (Facebook/YouTube)

Light Heavyweight - Gian Villante vs Cody "Donnybrook" Donovan
  • Villante's Style - Wrestling, football
  • Donovan's Style - BJJ
  • Prediction - Villante by decision

Bantamweight - Sergio "The Phenom" Pettis vs Will Campuzano
  • Pettis's Style - Kickboxing
  • Campuzano's Style - BJJ, Tae Kwon Do
  • Prediction - Pettis by KO
  • Thoughts - Whenever there are relatives in fight sports, one turns out to be much better than the other almost 90% of the time. I worry things might be rough for young Sergio.

Welterweight - Jason "KC Bandit" High vs Anthony "The Recipe" Lapsley
  • High's Style - BJJ
  • Lapsley's Style - BJJ
  • Prediction - High by submission

Prelims (Fox Sports 1)

Bantamweight - Erik "Goyito" Perez vs Edwin "El Ferroz" Figueroa
  • Perez's Style - BJJ
  • Figueroa's Style - Kickboxing
  • Prediction - Perez by submission

Welterweight - Brian "TWAS" Ebersole vs Rick "The Horror" Story
  • Ebersole's Style - Cartwheel kick, Hairrow, Guillotine Immunity
  • Story's Style - Wrestling
  • Prediction - Ebersole by KO

Middleweight - Thales Leites vs Ed "Short Fuse" Herman
  • Leites's Style - BJJ
  • Herman's Style - BJJ
  • Prediction - Leites by submission

Lightweight - Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone vs Evan Dunham
  • Cerrone's Style - Kickboxing, BJJ, GETTING SOME
  • Dunham's Style - Wrestling, creating a much loathed series (Wait, wrong Dunham, mulligan, do over)
  • Prediction - Cerrone by submission

Main Card (PPV)

Flyweight - Tim Elliott vs Ali "Puncher" Bagautinov
  • Elliott's Style - Wrestling
  • Baguatinov's Style - Punching, Dagestani (AWESOME)
  • Prediction - Bagautinov by TKO
  • Thoughts - Flyweights own, Dagestanis own, this fight is gonna double own!

Welterweight - Josh "Kos" Koscheck vs Tyron "T-Wood" Woodley
  • Koscheck's Style - Wrestling, Fraggle
  • Woodley's Style - Wrestling, shrieking mom
  • Prediction - Woodley by decision

Welterweight - Rory "Ares" MacDonald vs "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler
  • MacDonald's Style - Kickboxing, suplexes, Hipster Gestapo fashion sense
  • Lawler's Style - Punching
  • Prediction - MacDonald by TKO

Light Heavyweight - "Suga" Rashad Evans vs Chael "The American Gangster" Sonnen
  • Evans's Style - Wrestling, boxing, dancing
  • Sonnen's Style - Wrestling, promos
  • Prediction - Sonnen by decision
  • Thoughts - Good analysts, BETTER ENEMIES!

Welterweight - Georges "Rush" St. Pierre vs Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks
  • St. Pierre's Style - Wrestling, kickboxing, riddum
  • Hendricks's Style - Wrestling, PUNCH
  • Prediction - Hendricks by KO
  • Thoughts - The upcoming Batroc the Leaper will meet defeat at the hands of the true Captain America