Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for UFC 120. “Bisping vs. Akiyama” will air Saturday night on Spike TV (US). This card features main event with middleweights Michael Bisping and Yoshihiro Akiyama squaring off. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.

As lead writer here, seems 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 301-192 record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I see the action inside the cage going down from San Jose.

*(winners are in bold)

Results: 3-2*

Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Michael Bisping: Akiyama via decision
Carlos Condit vs. Dan Hardy: Condit by submission
John Hathaway vs. Mike Pyle: Pyle by submission
Travis Browne vs. Cheick Kongo: Kongo by TKO
Claude Patrick vs. James Wilks: Patrick via decision

* Browne vs. Kongo ruled a draw by judges