Friday, September 7, 2007

UFC 75 Predictions and Results: Jackson v. Henderson

Who do the top journalists in MMA think will win this weekend's UFC matchups? We've aggregated predictions from MMA Junkie, MMA Weekly, Sherdog, MMA Torch, Yahoo! Sports, and SLAM! Sports. Sherdog reigned supreme with their UFC 74 pics. See see which expert comes out on top this time around:

UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion
Live from London - Saturday, September 8, 2007

Quinton Jackson vs. Dan Henderson
Sherdog: Jackson by 4th round TKO
MMA Weekly: Henderson by 2nd round TKO
MMA Junkie: Henderson by decision
WINNER: Jackson by unanimous decision

Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic vs. Cheick Kongo
Sherdog: Cro Cop by 2nd round TKO
MMA Weekly: Cro Cop by 1st round TKO
MMA Junkie: Cro Cop by 2nd round TKO
WINNER: Kongo by unanimous decision

Matt Hamill vs. Michael Bisping
Sherdog: Bisping by 2nd round TKO
MMA Weekly: Bisping by 1st round TKO MMA Junkie: Bisping by 2nd round TKO
WINNER: Bisping by split decision

Marcus Davis vs. Paul Taylor
Sherdog: Davis by 1st round TKO
MMA Weekly: Davis by 3rd round submission
MMA Junkie: Davis by 3rd round TKO
WINNER: Davis by 1st round submission

Houston Alexander vs. Alessio Sakara
Sherdog: Alexander by 1st round TKO
MMA Weekly: Sakara by 1st round TKO
MMA Junkie: Alexander by 2nd round TKO
WINNER: Alexander by 1st round TKO

Terry Etim vs. Gleison Tibau
Sherdog: Etim by 3rd round TKO
MMA Weekly: Tibau by decision
MMA Junkie: Tibau by decision
WINNER: Tibau by unanimous decision

Tomasz Drwal vs. Thiago Silva
Sherdog: Drwal by 1st round TKO
MMA Weekly: Silva by1st round TKO
MMA Junkie: Silva by 2nd round submission
WINNER: Silva by 2nd round TKO

Dennis Siver vs. Naoyuki Kotani
Sherdog: Kotani by 1st round submission
MMA Weekly: Siver by 1st round TKO
MMA Junkie: Kotani by 1st round submission
WINNER: Siver by 2nd round KO

Jess Liaudin vs. Anthony Torres
Sherdog: Liaudin by unanimous decision
MMA Weekly: Liaudin by 1st round submission
MMA Junkie: Liaudin by unanimous decision
WINNER: Liaudin by 1st round TKO

Post-fight Predictions Scorecard
Sherdog: 5-4
MMA Weekly: 6-3
MMA Junkie: 6-3

I'll keep this post updated as more predictions come in. If you know of other respectable sites that should be listed, please post the predictions URL in the comments section. And finally - who do you think will win?

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