The rematch between Alessio Sakara and Patrick Cote that was just announced for UFC 158 on March 16, 2013 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is now officially D.O.A. as "Legionarius" was forced to withdraw with bum kidneys.
When Patrick Cote met Alessio Sakara on Nov. 17 in Montreal, the bout ended in controversy with a disqualification victory for Cote after illegal strikes from Sakara. Now, the rematch is set, this time for March 16 in Montreal at UFC 158.
Quebec's Combat Sports Commission is handing out mandatory vacations in the wake of UFC 154 in Montreal. Take a look at which of your favorite fighters will be riding the pine for the next several weeks after slugging it out in "The City of Saints."
From GSP's sensational performance to strange officiating to less than desirable commentary, there was plenty to love and hate about UFC 154. Let's recap the best from the worst, the winners from the losers and the signal from the noise.
Wrapping up the UFC 154: "St. Pierre vs. Condit" event that took place on Sat., Nov. 17, 2012, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, featuring Georges St. Pierre vs. Carlos Condit and much, much more.
Everyone enjoys good facts. Even more so, everyone enjoys 20 good facts. With UFC 154 in the rear-view mirror, Mike Bohn checks in with post-event facts about the 'St. Pierre vs. Condit' event that took place at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
UFC President Dana White wasn't happy with the job done by referee Dan Miragliotta in the Patrick Cote vs. Alessio Sakara fight at UFC 154 last night (Nov. 17, 2012) in Montreal. Now he's targeting a rematch after the unsatisfactory conclusion.
Check out UFC 154's biggest winner, Georges St. Pierre, and loser, the UFC, as the sun sets on the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, after a night of championship mixed martial arts (MMA) action. See what went so right, and so wrong.
The Bloody Elbow team gives you a brief preview of all the night's action from UFC 154 in Montreal, Quebec, including this potential FOTN candidate between middleweights Patrick Cote and Alessio Sakara.