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UFC on Fox 1

Unread postby fightdr » Wed Nov 09, 2011 5:45 am

The 2 best heavyweights in the world going toe to toe on national TV.
This is huge for the sport and should be a great fight.
You couldn't ask for a better fight to kick off the UFC/Fox partnership.
Saturday night is going to be a great night.

Ben Henderson will hopefully expose the overhyped Clay Guida also, i'm tired of that dude's act. Henderson is one of the most exciting fighters in the sport.

UFC on FOX 1: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos
Date: Nov 12, 2011

Location: Anaheim, California
Venue: Honda Center
Broadcast: FOX, Facebook and FOX.com

•Champ Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos (for heavyweight title)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook and FOX.com)
•Clay Guida vs. Ben Henderson
•Pablo Garza vs. Dustin Poirier
•Ricardo Lamas vs. Cub Swanson
•Clay Harvsion vs. DaMarques Johnson
•Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto vs. Darren Uyenoyama
•Robert Peralta vs. Mackens Semerzier
•Alex Caceres vs. Cole Escovedo
•Paul Bradley vs. Mike Pierce
•Matt Lucas vs. Aaron Rosa
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Re: UFC on Fox 1

Unread postby swerb » Wed Nov 09, 2011 8:45 am

Recently rewatched Velasquez's fight with Lesnar on UFC Unleashed.

Forgot how bad he just absolutely destroyed him. An awesome display.

Looking forward to this one Sat night.
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Re: UFC on Fox 1

Unread postby pup » Sun Nov 13, 2011 11:39 pm

Would be good for the sport if the one fight they show on free tv went 1:30.

At least it isn't boxing...I guess.
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Re: UFC on Fox 1

Unread postby Spin » Mon Nov 14, 2011 9:47 am

Saturday night I got back from Pittsburgh where my son had his first MMA fight as an amateur, and turned on this DVR's program. Fast forwarded through the build-up. And the fight itself was quick and to the point. Didn't have to stay up much later to watch.

I must say I'm a bit surprised by the results, but in a quickie like that, an upset is more understandable. I may go back and watch the build-up, don't know anything about UFC. I admit I wasn't excited about the sport (or my son fighting) until I saw it in person.
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