UFC 121: Lesnar vs Velasquez takes place October 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA. We will start posting updates 9 p.m ET, 6 p.m. PT.
UFC Heavyweight champ, Brock Lesnar (5-1) will try to retain his belt from the undefeated top contender, Cain Velasquez (8-0). With Lesnar being favored on the betting lines and top mma analyst in favor of Velasquez, the fight is looking to be a close clash.
Former Strikeforce, middleweight champion Jake Shields (25-4-1) is also scheduled to make his UFC debut against the tough Dutchmen, Martin Kampmann (17-3). Shields is the favorite carrying a current 14 win-streak with his last win over former Pride champion, Dan Henderson.
Heavyweight bout: Jon Madsen vs. Gilbert Yvel
Jon Madsen defeats Gilbert Yvel via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:48.
Middleweight bout: Chris Camozzi vs. Dong Yi Yang
Chris Camozzi defeats Dongi Yang via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Lightweight bout: Sam Stout vs. Paul Taylor
Sam Stout defeats Paul Taylor via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Welterweight bout: Mike Guymon vs. Daniel Roberts
Daniel Roberts defeats Mike Guymon via submission (anaconda choke) – Round 1, 1:13
Preliminary card (Spike TV)
Middleweight bout: Patrick Côté vs. Tom Lawlor
Tom Lawlor defeats Patrick Cote via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27 )
Middleweight bout: Court McGee vs. Ryan Jensen
Court McGee defeats Ryan Jensen via submission (arm-triangle choke) -Round 3, 1:21.
Heavyweight bout: Brendan Schaub vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
Brendan Schaub defeats Gabriel Gonzaga via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Light Heavyweight bout: Tito Ortiz vs. Matt Hamill
Matt Hamill defeats Tito Ortiz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Welterweight bout: Diego Sanchez vs. Paulo Thiago
Diego Sanchez defeats Paulo Thiago via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)
Welterweight bout: Jake Shields vs. Martin Kampmann
Jake Shields defeats Martin Kampmann via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28).
Heavyweight Championship bout: Brock Lesnar (c) vs Cain Velasquez
Cain Velasquez defeats Brock Lesnar via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:01 to become new UFC heavyweight champion.