Yvel vs Madsen at UFC 121, and More
It's going to be a one big battle royal as UFC already announced the official card for the upcoming UFC 121: Lesnar vs Velasquez. Are you set to bet it on?
Dutch knockout luminary Gilbert Yvel will lock horns with TUF 10 quarter-finalist Jon Madsen, in a preliminary heavyweight brawl at UFC 121. Gilbert “The Hurricane” Yvel is coming from a two-fight losing streak, but has secured 31 of 36 career triumphs via knockout or TKO. The Hurricane last appeared at UFC 115 in June, where he dropped a unanimous decision to Ben Rothwell. Meanwhile, Jon Madsen anchors an unbeaten six professional appearances to the match. The 30-year-old representative of HIT Squad was last seen in July, where he outperformed Karlos Vemola via unanimous decision at UFC 116.
UFC 121: Lesnar vs Velasquez will headline the heavyweight title match between Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez. In addition to that, the event will also feature a welterweight bout between Jake Shields and Martin Kampmann, a Tito Ortiz vs Matt Hamill light heavyweight tilt and a heavyweight showdown pitting Brendan Schaub and Gabriel Gonzaga. UFC 121 is scheduled on October 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, and will air live on pay-per-view.
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
Dongi Yang vs. Chris Camozzi
Gilbert Yvel vs. Jon Madsen