Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for WEC 41. “Brown vs. Faber 2” will air Sunday night via Versus beginning at 9 p.m. EST. WEC 41 includes a main event of the highly anticipated featherweight rematch between champ Mike Brown and challenger Urijah Faber with the belt on the line. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.
As a lead writer here, there’s a certain “responsibility” for making quality peeks into the future. That being said, anything can (and does) happen in mixed martial arts. With an overall 81-53 record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I, Gray D., see the action inside the WEC cage going down on June 7 from Sacramento.
Pick outcomes update: 4-6
Mike Brown vs. Urijah Faber: Faber by 3rd round submission
Jose Aldo vs. Cub Swanson: Aldo by 2nd round TKO
Donald Cerrone vs. James Krause: Cerrone via unanimous decision
Josh Grispi vs. Jens Pulver: Lil Evil by 3rd round TKO
Noah Thomas vs. Frank Gomez: Gomez by unanimous decision
John Franchi vs. Manny Gamburyan: Franchi by 2nd round KO
Kyle Dietz vs. Rafael Rebello: Dietz by 2nd round submission
Mike Campbell vs. Anthony Pettis: Mike Campbell by unanimous decision
Antonio Banuelos vs. Scott Jorgensen: Jorgensen by 2nd round submission
Seth Dikun vs. Rolando Perez: Dikun by 1st round submission
Gray D. is 122-78 in his overall picks here at 6th-Round.com and pens this column before every major MMA event. Outside of writing, he is a fitness/nutrition enthusiast and runs the site’s Twitter account @6thRound.