Thursday, December 8, 2022

Eight Things UFC 121 Taught Us

MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

UFC 121 brought not only an intriguing lineup of fights, but a multitude of questions to boot. How could Diego Sanchez rebound after two devastating losses; Was an MMA youngster like Brendan Schaub ready for a versatile veteran like Gabriel Gonzaga; What the hell would happen when Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez finally met inside the Octagon?

All interesting questions, a lot of which were decisively answered. Here now is a list of things UFC 121 taught us.

Jon Madsen Is Evolving, and Quickly: In a fight many analysts picked to end in destructive fashion in favor of Gilbert Yvel, Jon Madsen showed he