Found January 28, 2012 on
His left eye closing due to a grotesque swelling and cut, Nik Lentz was not allowed to come out for a third round against Evan Dunham.
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According to lightweight Nik Lentz, his left eye doesn’t hurt nearly as badly as it looks. Lentz dropped a TKO loss to Evan Dunhan on Saturday night at “UFC on FOX” after the cageside doctor erred on the side of caution and called their scrap prior to the start of the third and final round.
UFC color commentator Joe Rogan suggested a broken orbital bone caused the bottom...
Even though his loss to Mark Bocek last month was his first in eight UFC bouts, Nik Lentz believes he could have been cut afterward.
If you didn't tune into FUEL TV for the Preliminary action tonight you missed out on the Fight, KO and Submission of the Night Bonuses (all four fighters were awarded $65K each):
• Fight of the Night: Evan Dunham vs. Nik Lentz
• Knockout of the Night: Lavar Johnson
• Submission of the Night: Charles Oliveira (pictured) (First Calf Slicer submission in UFC History)
After a night of freebie MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Charles Oliveira (Pictured), Lavar Johnson, Evan Dunham and Nik Lentz each an additional $65,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC on FOX: Evans vs. Davis.”
Oliveira earned his bonus by executing a seldom-seen calf slicer submission in the 1stRound against Eric Wisely. The bout was “do...
Four men walked away from UFC on Fox 2 with post-fight bonuses on Saturday night, as Lavar Johnson, Charles Oliveira, Evan Dunham and Nik Lentz each took home an extra $65,000 from the United Center in Chicago.
Preliminary bouts (on Fuel TV): Evan Dunham (12-2) vs. Nik Lentz (21-4-2)
Headlining the "UFC Prelims" special on Fuel TV is a lightweight clash of styles pitting a dangerous submission stylist against a rugged wrestler.
Dunham, 30, was billed as the future of the lightweight division after winning his first three UFC fights and arguably deserving the nod against former...
Congratulations to speeds who won (via tiebreaker) our UFC on Fox: Evans vs Davis Pick 'Em Contest. And congratulations to Thomas Crabtree, January's monthly winner. Next Pick 'Em action is this Saturday's UFC 143. Thanks for playing!
Pick 'Em Consensus Picks:Rashad Evans: 68%Chael Sonnen: 97%(!!)Demian Maia: 65%Evan Dunham: 86%Mike Russow: 69%