UFC 116 A Huge Hit

TAGs: Brock Lesnar, Shane Carwin, UFC 116

For a moment there, in the first round of the main event, admit it, you thought Lesnar might be finished, that maybe he wasn’t ready to be back in the ring yet, that maybe he should have taken a preparation fight before taking on someone like Carwin, that maybe this was the first time you were going to see Brock beat, admit it, I know I did. But I was wrong, my money on the fight wasn’t, but I was. It was a very different Lesnar we saw in and outside the ring, during and after the fight. I saw a man who seemed humbled by his near death experienced, but hardened by overcoming it, his victory must have never tasted so sweet. And the UFC 116 not only lived up to the immense hype, but exceeded in my view. Here are some other results from UFC 116. The only thing that could have made it better was if security manhandled some fans for blowing vuvuzelas. Read more.


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