Friday, 22 June 2012 13:28
This is for the Saturday night UFC 147 PPV from Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Joe Rogan, when Arianny came out, said "fresh out of jail."
Milton Vieira (13-7-1, 146) vs. Cowboy Felipe Arantes (14-4, 2 no contests, 146)
Wagner Campos (11-3, 145) vs. Marcos Vinicius (19-4-1, 146)
Live on FX at 8 p.m.
Thiago Perpetuo (8-2-1, 184) vs. Leonardo Mafra (5-0, 182) - Perpetuo has some natural charisma. Crowd really liked him.
Hugo Viana (5-1, 145) vs. John Teixeira (13-0-1, 150) - Teixeira Missed weight by four pounds. He was fined 20 percent of his purse. But he looked a lot larger than Viana.
Francisco Trinaldo (10-1, 183) vs. Delson Heleno (23-6, 185)
Rodrigo Damm (9-5, 146) vs. Anistavio Medeiros (15-7, 146) - They had a pull-apart. Medeiros kept going forward into Damm's face and Burt Watson had to pull him away and give him a talking two while Joe Silva had to step in the middle.
PPV fights at 10 p.m.
Hacran Dias (20-1-1, 146) vs. Yuri Alcantara (26-3, 146)
Mike Russow (15-1, 1 no contest, 248) vs. Fabricio Werdum (15-5-1, 246) - Werdum got by far the biggest reaction so far, which is hardly a surprise. Werdum looked a few pounds off his
Godofredy Pepey vs. Rony Jason (11-3, 146), Jaosn out with his Jason from Friday the 13th mask on. The show must be over in Brazil because people were going wild here with "Jason" chants. This is the TUF featherweight tournament finals.
Sergio Moraes (6-2, 185) vs. Cezar Ferreira (5-2, 184) - Moraes took a swing at Ferreira when Ferreira in the post put his first into the guys chest. A bunch of people
stepped in between them.
Rich Franklin (28-6, 1 no contest, 190) vs. Wanderlei Silva (34-11-1, 1 no contest, 188) - Of course Franklin was booed. Crowd chanted like crazy for Silva, he seemed really happy for this reaction. It's his first fight in Brazil since 1999. Franklin said the reaction to him wasn't as bad for him as he expected given it's in Silva's backyard. He seemed concerned about going 25 minutes. Crowd booed him like crazy. Silva did his interview in Portuguese.