Once again fans have been spoiled with back-to-back weekends featuring UFC action, as the world’s foremost Mixed Martial Arts promotion rolls into Anaheim for this evening’s highly-anticipated event after entertaining folks across the pond seven days ago with UFC 120. And, once again, FiveOuncesofPain.com will be here providing live results as they unfold in California in an effort to keep you readers up to date on all the happenings!
Coverage of the show will begin approximately at 7:30 PM EST when the first pair of fighters square off. Feel free to join in on the discussion via the comments’ section below the article!
“UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez” is headlined by the long-awaited bout between heavyweight title-holder Brock Lesnar and undefeated Cain Velasquez. In addition to their main-event clash, the card also features former Strikeforce 185-pound champ Jake Shields making his promotional debut against well-rounded XTreme Couture competitor Martin Kampmann, UFC icon Tito Ortiz attempting to beat former pupil Matt Hamill, Ultimate Fighter Season 1 winner Diego Sanchez facing Paulo Thiago in what should be a barn-burner, and TUF 10 finalist Brendan Schaub taking perhaps the toughest test of his career in the form of Brazilian Gabriel Gonzaga.
In addition to the PPV portion of the show, fans can also tune into Spike at 9:00 PM EST for preliminary action highlighted by Patrick Cote vs. Tom Lawlor, in addition to Ultimate Fighter 11 champion Court McGee returning to the Octagon for the first time since winning the season’s crown this past June.
The full list of “UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez” live results is as follows:
Jon Madsen def. Gilbert Yvel via TKO Round 1
Chris Camozzi def. Dongi Yang via Split Decision
Sam Stout def. Paul Taylor via Split Decision
Daniel Roberts def. Mike Guymon via Submission Round 1 (Anaconda Choke)
Tom Lawlor def. Patrick Cote via Unanimous Decision
Court McGee def. Ryan Jensen via Submission Round 3 (Arm-Triangle Choke)
Brendan Schaub def. Gabriel Gonzaga via Unanimous Decision
Matt Hamill def. Tito Ortiz via Unanimous Decision
Diego Sanchez def. Paulo Thiago via Unanimous Decision
Jake Shields def. Martin Kampmann via Split Decision
Cain Velasquez def. Brock Lesnar via TKO Round 1