UFC 126: News & Notes/ Who or What’s Next

06 Feb

News & Notes

  • Fight of the Night: Donald Cerrone vs Paul Kelly ($75k Bonus)
  • Submission of the Night: Jon Jones ($75k Bonus)
  • Knockout of the Night: Anderson Silva ($75k Bonus)
  • Anderson Silva credits Steven Segal for the kick used to knockout Vitor Belfort
  • If Georges St. Pierre beats Jake Shields, Anderson Silva vs GSP is next… Likely to take place in Dallas, Texas or Montreal, Canada
  • Dana White says Yushin Okami is deserving of title shot, but may have to wait for it
  • Rashad Evans has a sprained knee ligament and is forced out of fight against Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua at UFC 128
  • After victory over Ryan Bader, Jon Jones earns the right to fill-in for Evans against Rua
  • Donald Cerrone recieved news that his grandfather passed away, shortly after his win over Paul Kelly
  • Chad Mendes feels he’s ready to face the winner of Jose Aldo and Mark Hominick
  • Announced Attendance: 10,893 – With live gate of $3.6 Million
  • UFC likely headed to Japan and Sweden in 2011
  • Despite rumors of a cancellation… Brian Stann vs Wanderlei Silva still a go for UFC 130

Possible Next Fights for UFC 126 Fighters

  • Anderson Silva vs Georges St. Pierre
  • Vitor Belfort vs Nate Marquardt
  • Forrest Griffin vs Phil Davis
  • Rich Franklin vs Ryan Bader
  • Jon Jones vs Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua
  • Jake Ellenberger vs Mike Pierce
  • Carlos Eduardo Rocha vs DaMarques Johnson
  • Miguel Torres vs Brad Pickett
  • Antonio Banuelos vs Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto
  • Donald Cerrone vs Joe Lauzon
  • Chad Mendes vs Diego Nunes
  • Demetrious Johnson vs Scott Jorgenson
  • Paul Taylor vs Yuri Alcantara
  • Kyle Kingsbury vs Krzystof Soszynski
  • Ricardo Romero vs Tim Boestch
  • Kenny Robertson vs Mark Scanlon

Likely to Get Cut

  • Gabe Ruediger
  • Paul Kelly
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Posted by on February 6, 2011 in News and Notes, UFC, What or Who's Next?


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