Brandon Vera vs Eliot Marshall Fight Video – UFC 137 Prelim

The Truth vs. The Fire. Both men earned reprieves from the organization in different ways, and the loser of this bout will probably be out of the organization again. So there’s a lot on the line when former top contender Brandon Vera (11-5, 1 NC, 7-5 UFC) meet TUF 8 veteran Eliot Marshall (10-3, 3-2 UFC) in a light heavyweight bout at UFC 137.
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Frankie Edgar vs Gray Maynard #3 Fight Video – UFC 136 MAIN EVENT

Frankie Edgar has shown the heart of a champion twice against Gray Maynard. But only after the second instance did really leave no doubt that he was the champion deserves.

Edgar has faced Maynard twice in the last 10 months and received a ferocious beating, in the early rounds. New Year’s Day at UFC 125, the judges declared the bout a draw. On Saturday night at UFC 136 in Houston, Texas, Edgar did not let it go to the cards.
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Nam Phan vs Leonard Garcia – UFC 136 Fight Video

In an early candidate for fight of early evening, Leonard Garcia (01/07/15, 2-3 UFC) will face Nam Phan (16-9, 0-2 UFC) at UFC 136: Edgar vs Maynard III . This contest is the second featherweight bout the positive predictive value of the fair. Neither is listed in the U.S. Today / BE consensus score. The PPV starts at 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT.

This fight is a rematch of a controversial 2010 fight. In this struggle, Nam Phan seemed to control the actions, while Garcia responded with savage blows. But in the end, the judges gave the fight to Garcia by split decision. The ending was so controversial that Dana White gave the bonus to win Phan anyway. He has earned a reputation as probably the worst decision in MMA history. Phan will be the right decision here, with Garcia out to prove he deserved the victory.
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Chael Sonnen vs Brian Stann Fight Video – UFC 136

At UFC 136: Edgar vs Maynard III, we will see what is likely to match a # 1 contender for Anderson Silva and the middleweight title. Chael Sonnen (1/11/25, 4-4 UFC) faces Brian Stann (11-3, 5-2 UFC) in the middleweight contest. This is the third bout on the PPV of the issue. Sonnen is currently ranked # 3 middleweight in the U.S. Today / BE consensus score, with Stann in # 6. The PPV starts at 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT.
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Melvin Guillard vs Joe Lauzon Fight Video – UFC 136

Melvin Guillard was introduced to fans as a strong young man with the mouth in the second season of The Ultimate Fighter. Guillard fought largely in the southern regional circuit before coming to the UFC. He went 3-2 in his first five UFC fights, then was suspended for testing positive for cocaine. In mid-2009 set up a real return to the UFC and has gone 6-1 since then. He now trains with Greg Jackson, and is the best he has in his career.
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Anthony Pettis vs Jeremy Stephens Fight Video – UFC 136 Prelim

Pettis takes center of the cage. They circle. Kick, then Pettis with a front kick. Stephens comes forward strokes behind, is missing. Stephens with a kick to the inside after driving through a take down and put Pettis on his back. Pettis will guard and works for a triangle or armbar. Pettis Stephens kicked away. Pettis land a shot in the groin, forcing a pause. Stephens goes for another kick and Pettis caught him with a blow. Pettis with two sharp kick in the leg. Stephens lost a high kick. Pettis stalking Stephens. Landing kicks and body kicks as withdrawals Stephens. Switch-kick Pettis. Stephens forces from one body to body, working for a single leg. Pettis fends him briefly before changing to a double Stephens and pulls down Pettis. Stephens has four control numbers lower legs leg Pettis’ to keep Pettis land. Pettis was released and stood up and reverse Stephens against the cage. They separated and Stephens hit a difficult combination. Pettis was a capoeira kick while bouncing in the palm of your hand as the round ended.
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