UFC 121 Officially Books Nine Bouts
Most of them are making a comeback--either from a loss or a win. The rest are going to prove their prowess as brawl faces brawl. Who are they? UFC 121 has named them all.
It is official. The champion will meet the unbeaten challenger in the UFC 121 on October 23. Those who will flock the Anaheim, California venue, the Honda Center, are signing up for extreme action as the title fight between Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez rolls in, alongside eight others. Pay-per-view audience are not excluded from witnessing the action, of course.
A preliminary fight will be held, putting once middleweight-contender Patrick Cote standing against Tom Lawlor. As one of the comeback fighters, Cote is entering the match after a two-time losing streak. Past UFC contender Lawlor has nine out of 13 wins by knockout, technical knockout or submission. The other fighters are reputed to have remarkable records as well, as UFC is known for putting up great fights. Here is the complete list of the official fighters at UFC 121, coming this fall.
UFC 121 “Lesnar vs. Velasquez”
Saturday, Oct. 23
UFC Heavyweight Championship
Brock Lesnar vs. Cain Velasquez
Jake Shields vs. Martin Kampmann
Paulo Thiago vs. Diego Sanchez
Tito Ortiz vs. Matt Hamill
Brendan Schaub vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
Court McGee vs. Ryan Jensen
Patrick Cote vs. Tom Lawlor
Michael Guymon vs. Daniel Roberts
Sam Stout vs. Paul Taylor
* Todd Duffee vs. Jon Madsen
* Dongi Yang vs. Chris Camozzi
* Not yet announced as officialView Article Source »