The UFC is coming with a new edition of the event. This time, the entire tournament is moving to Australia. The even is going to take place at the Acer Arena located at the beautiful city of Sydney and is scheduled for February the 20st..
This time, the main fight of the night is between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Cain Velasquez for the heavyweight belt. On the other hand, the long expected bout between Yoshihiro Akiyama and Wanderlei Silva will not take place at this event. Instead, Silva will face Michael Bisping.
There are other main changes on the event such as the bout between Nate Marquardt and Chael Sonnen which was expected to take place on this card was moved to UFC 109.
Here we have the menu of fights that we will have for the night. We will notice that the night will be full of action and everyone is expecting the results already on the Nogueira / Velasquez bout.
•(BRA) Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. (USA) Cain Velasquez
•(CRO) Mirko Filipović vs. (USA) Ben Rothwell
•(BRA)Wanderlei Silva vs. (ENG) Michael Bisping
•(USA) Joe Stevenson vs. (AUS) George Sotiropoulos
Light Heavyweight Bout:
•(USA) Keith Jardine vs. (USA) Ryan Bader
Light Heavyweight bout:
•(AUS) Elvis Sinosic vs. (AUS) Chris Haseman
•(USA) Stephan Bonnar vs. (CAN) Krzysztof Soszynski
•(USA) Chris Lytle vs. (USA) Brian Foster
•(USA) C.B. Dollaway vs. (CRO) Goran Reljic
Light Heavyweight Bout:
•(AUS) James Te-Huna vs. (CRO) Igor Pokrajac
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, (born June 2, 1976 in Vitória da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist known for his technical mastery of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He competes in the heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he is a former UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion. He is widely recognized to possess the best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in the MMA heavyweight class and being one of the best mixed martial artists of all time. He rose to prominence in the Japanese Pride Fighting Championship promotion, where he was the first Pride Heavyweight Champion from November 2001 to March 2003, as well as a Pride FC heavyweight grand prix finalist
On the other hand, Cain Ramirez Velasquez (born July 28, 1982 in Salinas, California) is an American MMA fighter of Mexican descent. He is a two-time All-American collegiate wrestler from Arizona State and a Junior College National Champ at Iowa Central Community College. He is a two-time 5A state champion in Arizona for Kofa High School located in Yuma, Arizona under Shawn Rustad and Marty Niblo. He currently competes in the UFC in the heavyweight division.
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UFC 110 RESULTS
Antonio Nogueira vs Can Velasquez
Cain Velasquez took out by knockout Antonio Noguiera from a right uppercut in the first round of the main event this past Sat. Feb. 20th. Now Velasquez has a 8-0 winning record, becoming one of the best heavyweight fighter in the entire division and he is only a rookie, this means he will most likely get much better than what he is at the moment , which is hard since he is already a fast and strong opponent.
Silva vs Bisping
After the third round on the middleweight division fight for UFC 110, Silva won by unanimous decision (29-28,29-25,29-28).
Sotiropoulos vs Steveson
George Sotiropoulos wins after 3 rounds by unanimous decision (30-27,30-27,30-27).
Bader vs Jardine
Bader wins via knockout due to a left hook on round 3.
Cop vs Perosh
Mirko "Cro Cop" filipovic defeats Anthony Perosh via tecnical knockout due to cut in round 2.