It’s a rematch that’s been some time in the making. On December 15th Al Iaquinta will take on Kevin Lee in the main event at The Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee. The two fought for the first time at UFC 169 back in 2014 ending in a unanimous decision win for “Raging” Al.
There is no love loss between these two fighters. Many words have been exchanged back and fourth through Twitter as well as comments about the other during interviews. Neither have been shy in regards to their feelings for the other. Both have called for this fight to happen for a second time at certain points, now both will get their wish. Continue Reading
UFC is back on FOX tonight and has a bunch of great fights lined up, headlined by Nate Diaz taking on Benson Henderson for the lightweight title. All the action starts on FX at 5 o’clock where you can see Al’s Team Faber teammates Joe Proctor and Daron Cruickshank get back in the octagon. Good luck to both of those guys in their fights. Here’s Al’s fight predictions for tonight.
Benson Henderson vs. Nate Diaz (Diaz)
Mauricio Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson (Gustafsson)
BJ Penn vs. Rory Macdonald (Macdonald)
Mike Swick vs. Matt Brown (Swick)
Yves Edwards vs. Jeremy Stevens (Stevens)
Raphael Assuncao vs. Mike Easton (Easton)
Ramsey Nijem vs. Joe Proctor (Proctor)
Daron Cruickshank vs. Henry Martinez (Cruickshank)