Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for WEC 51. “Aldo vs. Gamburyan” will air Thursday night via Versus. This card features a featherweight battle between champ Jose Aldo and former UFC fighter Manny Gamburyan. 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 290-188 record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I see the action inside the cage going down from Indy.
*(winners are in bold)
Results: 9-2 (81% accurate)
Jose Aldo vs. Manny Gamburyan: Aldo by TKO
Donald Cerrone vs. Jamie Varner: Cerrone via decision
Miguel Torres vs. Charlie Valencia: Torres via decision
Chan Sung Jung vs. George Roop: Jung by TKO
Leonard Garcia vs. Mark Hominick: Hominick via decision
Pablo Garza vs. Tiequan Zhang: Zhang via decision
Mike Brown vs. Cole Province: Brown by TKO
Chris Horodecki vs. Ed Ratcliff: Horodecki by submission
Diego Nunes vs. Tyler Toner: Nunes via decision
Antonio Banuelos vs. Chad George: Banuelos via decision
Demetrious Johnson vs. Nick Pace: Pace by TKO