WEC Archive

Injured Leonard Garcia Out of UFC 144 Match with Tiequan Zhang

The “Badboy” will have to sit on the sidelines a bit longer and wait for his next chance to step into the Octagon, as his scheduled opponent Tiequan Zhang will now face Issei Tamura at UFC 144 in Japan. The nature of Garcia’s injury has not been disclosed. While not many Stateside fight fans will [&hellip

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Gray D.’s WEC 53: “Henderson vs. Pettis” fight picks & predictions

Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for WEC 53. “Henderson vs. Pettis” will air Thursday night on Versus. The fight card will be headlined by champ Ben Henderson taking on young, skilled Anthony Pettis. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting. As [&hellip

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WEC 52: “Faber vs. Mizugaki” fight results & winners

Urijah Faber defeats Takeya Mizugaki by technical submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1 @ 4:50 Chad Mendes defeats Javier Vazquez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Erik Koch defeats Francisco Rivera by TKO (strikes) – Round 1 @ 1:36 Joseph Benavidez defeats Wagnney Fabiano by submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2 @ 2:45 Demetrious Johnson [&hellip

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Dana White confirms World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) set to merge with UFC

The World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) brand will be laid to rest this winter and it’s stable of thrilling mixed martial artists are set to enjoy competing under the famous UFC banner, come January. This exciting news broke via an exclusive interview with White as conducted by Ariel Helwani of MMAfighting.com. WEC has enjoyed long-term success [&hellip

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WEC 51: “Aldo vs. Gamburyan” fight results & winners

World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) turned in another brilliant event last night for the fans in Broomfield, Colorado and beyond. Highlights of the evening included Donald Cerrone’s battering of rival Jamie Varner, George Roop knocking out 145 lbs. Asian sensation “The Korean Zombie” with a perfect switch kick to the head and featherweight champ Jose Aldo [&hellip

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