UFC 107 is only days away and we are looking at the UFC capping off the year with a great fight card. If you are looking for some educated guesses on what can be expected Saturday- I am at your service.
Here are my picks for the night:
Event: UFC 107: “Penn vs. Sanchez”
Date: Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009, at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV)
Location: FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee
UFC Lightweight Champion BJ Penn vs. Diego Sanchez * BJ Penn 4th round by stoppage.
Main card (Televised):
265 lbs.: Frank Mir (12-4) vs. Cheick Kongo (14-5-1) * Frank Mir 1st round by Submission
155 lbs.: Kenny “Ken Flo” Florian (11-4) vs. Clay “The Carpenter” Guida (25-10) * Kenny Florian by decision.
170 lbs.: Jon Fitch vs. Mike Pierce * Jon Fitch 2nd round by KO
265 lbs.: Paul Buentello vs. Stefan Struve * Paul Buentello 2nd round by KO
Under card (May not be broadcast):
185 lbs.: Wilson Gouveia (12-6) vs. Alan Belcher (14-6) * Wilson Gouveia 2nd round submission
155 lbs.: Matt Wiman vs. Shane Nelson * Shane Nelson 2nd round by submission
170 lbs.: Ricardo Funch (7-0) vs. Johny Hendricks (6-0) * Johny Hendricks 2nd round by KO
185 lbs.: Rousimar Palhares vs. Lucio Linhares * Lucio Linares 3rd round by TKO
170 lbs.: DaMarques Johnson vs. Edgar Garcia * DaMarques Johnson 2nd round by TKO
170 lbs.: Kevin Burns (7-3) vs. TJ Grant (14-3) * TJ Grant by Split Decision