UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez II


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D. S.

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We are 12 days away from the final UFC card of the year. Since it was announced, it has taken some blows due to injury and lost some of it's star power. Still, it's an overall solid card and should deliver. Card still isn't final with Jamie Varner vs Melvin Guillard being moved over from the TUF 16 Finale and nobody being able to explain how Erik Perez vs Byron Bloodworth is so high on the Preliminary order. I'll post the full card, with the correct bout order, as soon as it's available.

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D. S.

Here's the card (barring another late minute injury). Bout order is still not set due to several fights getting shifted around by injuries. Also, who the heck is Erik Perez?

Preliminary Card (Facebook)

John Moraga vs Chris Cariaso

Todd Duffee vs Philip De Fries

Preliminary Card (FX)

Michael Johnson vs Myles Jury

Melvin Guillard vs Jamie Varner

Erik Perez vs Byron Bloodworth

Brad Pickett vs Eddie Wineland

Max Holloway vs Leonard Garcia

Main Card

Tim Boetsch vs Constantinos Philippou

Chris Leben vs Derek Brunson

Yushin Okami vs Alan Belcher

Jim Miller vs Joe Lauzon

Junior dos Santos vs Cain Velasquez

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D. S.

Finalized card with correct bout order. Only 4 days away.

Preliminary Card (Facebook)

Chris Cariaso vs John Moraga

Leonard Garcia vs Max Holloway

Phil De Fries vs Todd Duffee

Preliminary Card (FX)

Michael Johnson vs Myles Jury

Melvin Guillard vs Jamie Varner

Erik Perez vs Byron Bloodworth

Brad Pickett vs Eddie Wineland

Main Card

Chris Leben vs Derek Brunson

Yushin Okami vs Alan Belcher

Tim Boetsch vs Constantinos Philippou

Jim Miller vs Joe Lauzon

Junior dos Santos vs Cain Velasquez

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D. S.

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He looks impressive at 239lb. Especially compared to Cain at 240lb.

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Everyone made weight so, barring any late minute injuries, the card is 100% a go.

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TheElite

I expected the main event result, just didn't expect it to go the full 5 rounds.

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D. S.

I expected the main event result, just didn't expect it to go the full 5 rounds.

I would've bet my house it wasn't going to last 2 rounds, let alone 5. It was a pretty impressive fight and overall one of the cards of the year.

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ashpowell

Dos santos didn't seem to be throwing the quantity of punches he usually does.. But then again he probably was overwhelmed by cains approach this time

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