Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for UFC 114. “Rampage vs. Evans” will air Saturday night via pay-per-view beginning at 10 p.m. EDT (under card at 7:00). This card features a main event grudge match between the two former UFC LHW champs. 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 242-157 thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I, Gray D., see the action inside the cage going down from Vegas.
*(winners are in bold)
Picks outcome: 5-6
Rashad Evans vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson: Evans via unanimous decision
Michael Bisping vs. Dan Miller: Miller via decision
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Jason Brilz: Nogueira by TKO, Round 2
Todd Duffee vs. Mike Russow: Duffee by TKO, Round 3
John Hathaway vs. Diego Sanchez: Sanchez by submission, Round 2
Dong Hyun Kim vs. Amir Sadollah: Sadollah via decision
Efrain Escudero vs. Dan Lauzon: Escudero by submission
Melvin Guillard vs. Waylon Lowe: Lowe by submission, Round 1
Luiz Cane vs. Cyrille Diabate: Diabate via decision
Joe Brammer vs. Aaron Riley: Riley via decision
Jesse Forbes vs. Ryan Jensen: Jesse Forbes by TKO
Gray D. is 247-163 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.