Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for UFC 121. “Lesnar vs. Velasquez” will air Saturday night on pay-per-view with the prelims on Spike TV. This card features a massive main event with champ Brock Lesnar taking on Cain Velaquez. 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 304-194 record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I see the action inside the cage going down from Los Angeles.
*(winners are in bold)
Brock Lesnar vs. Cain Velasquez: Lesnar by TKO
Martin Kampmann vs. Jake Shields: Kampmann by TKO
Diego Sanchez vs. Paulo Thiago: Snachez via decision
Matt Hamill vs. Tito Ortiz: Hamill via decision
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Brendan Schaub: Schaub by KO
Ryan Jensen vs. Court McGee: McGee via decision
Patrick Cote vs. Tom Lawlor: Lawlor by TKO
Sam Stout vs. Paul Taylor: Stout via decision
Mike Guymon vs. Daniel Roberts: Guymon by submission
Chris Camozzi vs. Dongi Yang: Camozzi by TKO
Jon Madsen vs. Gilbert Yvel: Yvel by KO