ufc 97 Archive

Losses at “Redemption” result in slew of UFC roster cuts

A loss in the UFC is not always bad thing for a fighter nor will it always put their career with the organization in jeopardy (as evidenced by bouts such as Marquardt vs. Leites). That being said, poor performances in victories supplemented by multiple losses inside the Octagon has been reason for making rosters cuts [&hellip

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Monday Morning MMA Marinade – UFC 97 edition

Another weekend and UFC event has come and gone, yet the level of fan satisfaction is sub-par in comparison to what has become the norm for post-fight buzz. Middleweight champ Anderson Silva and challenger Thales Leites lulled the live Canadian crowd and millions watching at home into what was a horrid state of frustration turned [&hellip

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UFC 97: “Redemption” LIVE fight results & winners tonight – Apr. 18

Are…you…ready, for UFC 97: “Redemption”!? The fighters are set to take stage today from Montreal in Canada and into television sets around the world (via pay-per-view in US). We also welcome all of our visitors from Brazil, the UK, Canada, France, Russia, China and beyond. 6th-Round.com will be providing live fight results beginning with the [&hellip

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UFC 97 co-main events, possible upsets?

UFC 97 is right around the corner, April 18, 2009 to be exact, and the hype behind it is huge! Arguably the best pound for pound fighter in the world, Anderson Silva (23-4) is going for his unprecedented 7 straight title defense against Brazilian jujitsu expert Thales Leites in what is sure to be a [&hellip

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Gray D.’s UFC 97: “Redemption” picks and predictions

Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks for tomorrow night’s UFC 97 event. “Redemption” will air Saturday evening via pay-per-view, beginning at 10 p.m. EST. The night includes a main event with UFC title defense and consecutive win records on the line as middleweight champ Anderson Silva takes on ground specialist Thales Leites. A solid line-up [&hellip

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Breaking down the UFC 97: “Redemption” main card fights

As much as I thought UFC 97 may not receive much press due to it being outside of the States and not having the most intriguing main event, there has still been significant buzz. I suppose we can accredit that to Anderson Silva’s drawing power. Personally, I’ve been urging mainstream fans and MMA newcomers to [&hellip

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Breaking down the UFC 97: “Redemption” under card fights

With all the buzz surrounding the UFC 97 main card, there has been little talk about the under card. As of late, the prelim bouts have been producing some great fights. Of those, many have been tv-worthy and made it onto the pay-per-view. With that being the case, I anticipate 97 being action-packed. Let’s dig [&hellip

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Chuck Liddell eyeing another shot at the belt, before retirement

Arguably the most recognizable figure in MMA, Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell will take on a tough opponent in Mauricio “Shogun” Rua this Saturday night at UFC 97. The event to be held in Montreal, offers Liddell a chance at getting back on the road to contention after his tough losses in the past year. Contention, [&hellip

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