UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis; Dizz Picks and Results

Saturday; August 31, 2013
Where: Bradley Center; Milwaukee, WI
Broadcast: Pay-Per-View, Fox Sports 1; Facebook

Attendance 9,178
Live Gate: $907,016

Main Card (PPV – 10pm EST)

Champ Benson Henderson vs. #2 Anthony Pettis (UFC Lightweight Title)
Dizz picks: Pettis via (T)KO 
Results: Anthony Pettis def. Ben Henderson via submission (armbar) 1st Round; 4:31
*Submission of the Night* – $50,000

#6 Frank Mir vs. #10 Josh Barnett
Dizz picks: Mir via decision 
Results:  Josh Barnett def. Frank Mir via TKO (knee) 1st Round; 1:56

#1 Chad Mendes vs. #9 Clay Guida
Dizz picks: Mendes via decision 
Results: Chad Mendes def. Clay Guida via TKO (strikes) 3rd Round; 0:30
*Knockout of the Night* – $50,000

Brandon Vera vs. Ben Rothwell
Dizz picks: Vera via (T)KO
Results: Ben Rothwell def. Brandon Vera via TKO (strikes) 3rd Round; 1:54

#7 Dustin Poirier vs. #10 Erik Koch
Dizz picks: Koch via decision 
Results: Dustin Poirier def. Erik Koch via unanimous decision (29-27 x 2, 29-28)

Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1 – 8pm EST)

Gleison Tibau vs. Jamie Varner
Dizz picks: Tibau via decision 
Results: Gleison Tibau def. Jamie Varner via split decision (29-28 x 2, 27-29)

Tim Elliott vs. Louis Gaudinot
Dizz picks: Guadinot via decision 
Results: Tim Elliot def Louis Gaudinot via unanimous decision (30-26 x 2, 30-27)

Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Pascal Krauss
Dizz picks: Krauss via submission 
Results: Hyun Gyu Lim def. Pascal Krauss via TKO (knee/punches) 2nd Round; 3:58
*Fight of the Night* – $50,000 each

Chico Camus vs. Kyung Ho Kang
Dizz picks: Camus via decision 
Results:  Chico Camus def Kyung Ho Kang via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28 x 2)

Preliminary Card (Facebook – 6:30pm EST)

Nikita Krylov vs. Soa Palelei
Dizz picks: Palelei via (T)KO 
Results: Soa Palelei def. Nikita Krylov via TKO (strikes) 3rd Round; 1:34

Ryan Couture vs. Al Iaquinta
Dizz picks: Couture via decision 
Results: Al Iaquinta def. Ryan Couture via unanimous decision (30-27 x 3) 

Magnus Cedenblad vs. Jared Hamman
Dizz picks: Hamman via (T)KO
Results: Magnus Cedenblad def Jared Hamman via submission (guillotine) 1st Round; 0:57

Video: ‘Countdown to UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis 2’ full episode

 

After all the immediate rematches, injuries, scratched title fights, dropping weight classes and talks of super fights, the stars will finally align two and a half years later at UFC 164 as the long awaited second meeting between Lightweight champion Benson Henderson and the last man to beat him Anthony “Showtime” Pettis square off in a 5 round title fight .  Also on the card is a clash of former UFC heavyweight champions as Frank Mir welcomes “The Warmaster” Josh Barrnett back to the octagon in the nights co main event.

If you didn’t get an opportunity to watch the UFC countdown special here’s your chance. Tell your friends to scope it out before any of the action goes down this Saturday night from the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin live and only on PPV!

 

 

FULL FIGHT CARD

MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

Benson Henderson vs. Anthony Pettis – for UFC lightweight title

Josh Barnett vs. Frank Mir

Clay Guida vs. Chad Mendes

Ben Rothwell vs. Brandon Vera

Erik Koch vs. Dustin Poirier

 

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)

Gleison Tibau vs. Jamie Varner

Tim Elliott vs. Louis Gaudinot

Pascal Krauss vs. Hyun Gyu

Lim Chico Camus vs. Kyung Ho Kang

 

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 6:30 p.m. ET)

Nikita Krylov vs. Soa Palelei

Ryan Couture vs. Al Iaquinta

Magnus Cedenblad vs. Jared Hamman