Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 12/8/12
A welterweight bout between Rory MacDonald (Pictured) and BJ Penn was the second scrap to air live during Saturday’s “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Diaz” broadcast. Please click HERE to catch our live results and play-by-play coverage. Key Arena in Seattle, Washington is hosting tonight’s festivities. The show is headlined by a lightweight title tilt between champ Benson Henderson and Nate Diaz. Betting Line: Favorite (-) Underdog (+) Rory MacDonald -280 BJ Penn +210 Here is the play-by-play from Penn vs. MacDonald: 1stRound: Penn surprisingly goes for the takedown, but MacDonald easily reverses him against the cage. They separate and start their standup attacks. MacDonald scores with a body shot and a nice head kick. Penn counters with a right hand. MacDonald really working the leg kicks. Penn tags him with a right and immediately goes for a takedown to no avail. Left hook to the stomach by MacDonald. Penn is wobbled by an elbow strike. Penn already appears gassed. 2ndRound: MacDonald’...
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Carmelo Anthony sets up YouCaring page to help people in Puerto Rico

Kyle Shanahan takes jab at controversial pass interference call

Le'Veon Bell on precipice of amazing Steelers record

Andre Ward: A champion’s career comes to a close

Tigers will not retain manager Brad Ausmus

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

15 key questions for NFL Week 3

Why USC-Cal will be best CFB game this weekend

NFL won’t rule out Ezekiel Elliott being suspended for Week 3

Players with most to prove heading into NBA season

CC Sabathia not worried about booze-fueled celebrations

Belichick defers Hernandez CTE, lawsuit questions

Sports & Politics Intersect: Mayor Garcetti rolls back the NFL red carpet

The 'Greatest Show temporarily not on turf' quiz

Separating MLS playoff contenders from pretenders

WNBA Finals preview: Lynx look for revenge against Sparks

The 'Chris Sale joins an elite club' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: The home runs just keep on coming

Building on the NFL's positive changes beyond 2017

NFL Week 3 predictions

The 'MLB is as powerful as ever' quiz

After a decade in the WNBA, MVP Sylvia Fowles is ready for the spotlight

College football 2017 Week 4 predictions

10 teams that can unseat the Warriors in 2018

Buccaneers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Sports & Politics Intersect: Mayor Garcetti rolls back the NFL red carpet

The 'Greatest Show temporarily not on turf' quiz

Separating MLS playoff contenders from pretenders

WNBA Finals preview: Lynx look for revenge against Sparks

Three Up, Three Down: The home runs just keep on coming

The 'Chris Sale joins an elite club' quiz

Building on the NFL's positive changes beyond 2017

NFL Week 3 predictions

After a decade in the WNBA, MVP Sylvia Fowles is ready for the spotlight

The 'MLB is as powerful as ever' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker