Jon Jones, GSP and Fabricio Werdum, Listed at 2011 ESPY Awards
Notable MMA fighters - Jon Jones, Georges St-Pierre and Fabricio Werdum - made their way to this year's ESPY Awards.
Notable MMA fighters – Jon Jones, Georges St-Pierre and Fabricio Werdum – are nominated for this year’s ESPY awards. The reigning UFC champs were nominated as Best Fighter, while Fabricio Werdum’s submission win over Fedor Emelianenko last June 2010 is listed for the Best Upset category.
The Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards was founded in 1993 to honor last year’s best achievements, moments and leading athletes. Online fan voting for the 2011 ESPY Awards is now open at ESPY Awards’ official website, while the ceremony will take place on July 13 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, California. The show will air live on ESPN, and will be hosted by Saturday Night Live’s Seth Meyer.View Article Source »