Fight Day Live is back on May 26th at 6pm ET/ 3pm PT to prepare you for the “biggest” card of all time, UFC 146. The all heavyweight main card is highlighted by a title fight between Junior Dos Santos and former champ, Frank Mir. Also fighting Saturday night is another former heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, as he returns to the cage for the first time since losing the belt to Dos Santos.
Hosts Dave Farra and Megan Olivi will guide you through all five fights on the pay per view card and our expert panel of Matt Brown of HeavyMMA, Brett Okamoto of ESPN and Larry Pepe of ProMMA Radio will break down each of the battles. Joining Fight Day live on set will be welterweight sensation Rory MacDonald and recent UFC on Fox winner, Alan Belcher.
Tune in to Fight Day at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT
UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos vs. Frank Mir
Via The Hair of the Dog Sports Blog
May 25, 2012
Frank Mir looks to become a three-time UFC Heavyweight Champion this Saturday night when he challenges Junior Dos Santos for the title. Dos Santos will be defending the title for the first time since he won the belt from Cain Velasquez back in November. He also enters the fight with a score to settle for his friend and mentor, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
Nogueira had his arm snapped...
Once Dos Santos found his rhythm it was like target practice for the crafty Brazilian striker. It was a night of finishes in Fight City, Nevada and the main event of the evening was no different. Mir never quite looked comfortable after an early unsuccessful takedown attempt on Dos Santos. Once the Champion found his rhythm, it was like target practice. The crafty Brazilian striker...
UFC 146 airs live on pay-per-view this Saturday, May 26th, from the MGM Grand Gardens Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event starts at 7 PM/10 PM PTET. FilmDrunk editor and UPROXX Network MMA expert Vince Mancini will be handling the play-by-play alongside UFC vet and UFC.com writer Dan “Danny Boy” Downes, so you won’t want to miss it.
The show is headlined by a Heavyweight...
UFC 146 goes down tomorrow now from Sin City and after three hard years of busting our asses off here at Fight Hub TV we were finally granted access to cover the main event fight between Junior Dos Santos and Frank Mir. We put together this little highlight video of the weigh ins from earlier [...]
After a spectacular performance in his victory over Frank Mir at UFC 146, reigning heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos caught up with UFC Tonight analyst Ariel Helwani. A jubilant Dos Santos discussed his KO victory and a potential rematch with Cain Velasquez on the horizon.
“UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir” will be jumping off Saturday inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Facebook kicks off tonight’s festivities by streaming three preliminary bouts at approximately 6:45PM ET/3:45PM PT.
Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live.
FX will then broadcast four prelims starting at 8PM...
Frank Mir (Pictured) has exuded nothing but confidence heading into Saturday’s shootout against heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos. According to the Gambling Gods, he has absolutely no reason to feel so self-assured.
“Cigano” is an overwhelming 5.5-to-1 odds-on favorite to dispose of Mir and retain his belt in his first title defense. Mir, on the other hand, checks in...
As a former two-time UFC heavyweight champion, Frank Mir (Pictured) has already been around the block and back. That’s why the 33-year-old has acted as cool as a cucumber heading into Saturday’s showdown against reigning champ Junior dos Santos, despite the fact he’s a whopping 4-to-1 underdog.
Although Mir fully expects to leave Las Vegas with the title wrapped around his...
Full Results from Las Vegas: Champion Junior Dos Santos (239) vs. Frank Mir (261) Antonio Silva (264) vs. Cain Velasquez (240) Dave Herman (233) vs. Roy Nelson (254) Shane Del Rosario (246) vs. Stipe Miocic (245) Lavar Johnson (248) vs. Stefan Struve (255) Diego Brandao (145) vs. Darren Elkins (145) Edson Barboza (155) vs. Jamie [...]
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir” event will be tipping the scale today inside MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
A heavyweight title tilt between champion Junior...
Jim Ross is back with another blog on his website. Here are a few highlights.
Thoughts on tonight's UFC PPV
I've got Junior Dos Santos taking care of Frank Mir tonight at UFC 146 by KO or TKO in three rounds or less. Mir seemed to be 'heavy' weighing in at 261 which will likely make him 270ish by fight time. JDS still has some UFC fans thinking that the Brazilian...
Junior dos Santos came from the slums of Brazil to capture the UFC heavyweight crown by the age of 27. Now that he’s officially achieved superstardom, dos Santos is taking the opportunity to make dreams come true for the next generation of underprivileged Brazilians.
During his training camp for Frank Mir, Breno Luis Ferreira (Pictured) emerged as a regular observer at the gym...
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar was in attendance on Saturday night’s UFC 146 main event, watching UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos defeat Frank Mir to retain his Championship.During the UFC 146 post-fight PPV press conference, UFC President Dana White was asked about Lesnar’s appearance and revealed Lesnar is considering a return to MMA.White was asked...
Main Card (PPV)
• Heavyweight Championship Bout: Junior dos Santos (C) () vs. Frank Mir ()
• Heavyweight Bout: Cain Velasquez () vs. Antonio Silva ()
• Roy Nelson () vs. Dave Herman ()
• Shane del Rosario (t) vs. Stipe Miocic ()
• Stefan Struve () vs. Lavar Johnson ()
Preliminary Card (FX)
• Diego Brandao () vs. Darren Elkins ()
• Edson Barboza...
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