Here is my preview of UFC 62: Bitter Rivals. I only wrote my thoughts for the main card but the full card looks like this…
Main Card Bouts:
Chuck Liddell vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral
Forrest Griffin vs. Stephan Bonnar
Josh Neer vs. Nick Diaz
Hermes Franca vs. Jamie Varner
Christian Wellisch vs. Cheick Kongo
Yushin Okami vs. Alan Belcher
Rob MacDonald vs. Eric Schafer
Wes Combs vs. Wilson Gouveia
David Heath vs. Cory Walmsley
The UFC has announced three fights that will take place on the UFC 62 undercard.
Wilson Gouveia will make his return to the octagon after suffering a decision loss to Keith Jardine. Gouveia will go up against Wes Combs who recently made his UFC debut and lost to Mike Nickels.
Next we will see a welterweight battle between Thiago Alves and Josh Neer. Thiago Alves is coming off of a TKO loss to John Fight and Josh Neer is coming off of a decision loss to the hands of Josh Burkman.
Finally we will see UFC newcomers Cory Walmsley and David Heath will battle it out in the octagon. David Heath is coming into this fight with an undefeated record of 5-0. Cory Walmsley is coming in with a record of 7-1.
In only his second fight since being involved in a devastating motorcycle accident, Frank Mir is set to take on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ star Dan Christison. Also on the card, “The People’s Warrior” Josh Burkman will face “The Dentist” Josh Neer.