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UFC 155 goes down tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada and features an aticipated heavyweight rematch between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez as well as several other interesting match-ups including a lightweight co-main event thriller between Joe Lauzon and Jim Miller as well as middleweights Alan Belcher and Yushin Okami.
Check back here at 6:35pm EST for live updated results:
Main Card Bouts (Live on PPV, 10:00 PM ET)
Junior dos Santos s. Cain Velasquez
Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon
Tim Boetsch vs. Costa Philippou
Yushin Okami vs. Alan Belcher
Chris Leben vs. Derek Brunson
Preliminary Bouts (Live FX, 8:00 PM ET)
Brad Pickett vs. Eddie Wineland
Erik Perez vs. Byron Bloodworth
Melvin Guillard vs. Jamie Varner
Michael Johnson vs. Myles Jury
Preliminary Bouts (Live on Facebook, 6:45 PM ET)
Phil DeFries vs. Todd Duffee
Leonard Garcia vs. Max Holloway
John Moraga def. Chris Cariaso via Submission (Guillotine Choke, 1:11, Round 3)
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UFC 155 will go down this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The final fight card of the year features a Heavyweight Title fight between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez as the main event.
Our good friends at Bodog.ca have Dos Santos as a 1/2 favorite to defend his UFC Heavyweight Championship.
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It didnt take much longer than the 64 seconds Junior dos Santos required to seize the UFC heavyweight belt last year for the Brazilian striker to realize he didnt get the best of Cain Velasquez.
At the interview afterward, I saw how disappointed his was in his performance, dos Santos told FOXSports.com through an interpreter. I know this time Cain will be giving it his all. Hes...
Former UFC heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos is extremely disappointed with what took place inside the Octagon this past Saturday night inside as he faced off against Cain Velasquez...
UFC 155 saw former champ Cain Velasquez regain his heavyweight title in a five round thrilling battle against the durable Junior dos Santos. The Mexican heavyweight came in as a slight underdog after a KO loss to dos Santos in their first outing but proved that, when healthy, Velasquez is a completely different fighter. Whilst the main event and co-main event made up for a lackluster PPV...
It didn't take much longer than the 64 seconds Junior dos Santos required to seize the UFC heavyweight belt for the Brazilian striker to realize he didn't get the best of Cain Velasquez the first time around.
"At the interview afterward, I saw how disappointed his was in his performance," dos Santos told FOXSports.com through an interpreter. "I know this time...
WHO'S THE CHAMP
Cain Velasquez beat Junior dos Santos at UFC 155 to regain the heavyweight title. Read some details about what went down.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has medically suspended 15 athletes who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez” event.
Alan Belcher (Pictured), Tim Boetsch, Todd Duffee and Michael Johnson could be riding the pine for as long as six months for various injuries sustained in their respective scraps. However, each fighter can return to action sooner with...
Cain Velasquez def. Junior dos Santos via Unanimous Decision (50-45 x3) becomes UFC heavyweight champion for the second time Jim Miller def. Joe Lauzon via Unanimous Decision (29-28 x3) Constantinos Philippou def. Tim Boetsch via TKO; R3 Yushin Okami def. Alan Belcher via Unanimous Decision (30-27 x3) Derek Brunson def. Chris Leben via Unanimous Decision (29-28 x3) [...]
UFC 155: DOS SANTOS VS. VELASQUEZ 2Date: December 29, 2012Location: Las Vegas, NevadaVenue: MGM Grand Garden ArenaBroadcast: Pay-per-view, FX, FacebookMAIN (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez - for heavyweight titleJoe Lauzon vs. Jim MillerTim Boetsch vs. Constantinos PhilippouAlan Belcher vs. Yushin OkamiDerek Brunson vs. Chris LebenPRELIMINARY...
Top ranked UFC heavyweight Fabricio Werdum will be closely watching the action inside the Octagon this Saturday night at UFC 155 as heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos faces off against number...
The UFC Heavyweight Championship once again resides on the mantle of Cain Velasquez.
To say that Velasquez beat Junior dos Santos last night would not do it justice. He overwhelmed, frustrated, bloodied and dominated the Brazilian to comfortably knock him off his perch and take back what he lost a little over 14 months ago.
Velasquez wasn’t the only one to grab meaningful and consequential...
The fighters taking part in tomorrow’s UFC 155 event took to the scales today in anticipation for the big fight card.
The main event is set as both Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez made the 265lbs weight limit. They will battle in a rematch for the UFC Heavyweight Championship.
Check out the full weigh in results below.
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
• Junior dos...
Following tonight’s UFC 155 main card keep it locked to MMASucka.com for the post-fight press conference.
Expected to meet with the media is UFC President Dana White, as well as main event fighters Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez. Also in attendance will be some of the other big winners from the UFC 155 event.
The post-fight press conference will begin at approximately 10...