Thatch Returns to Face Wonderboy in Broomfield
One of Colorado's finest, welterweight prospect Brandon Thatch, will make his long-awaited Octagon return in his home state on February 14, as he takes on fellow striker Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson in an early Fight of the Night candidate at 1st Bank Center in Broomfield.
Wanderlei Silva calls Cain Velasquez's knee surgery a 'favorably timed injury'
UFC rabble-rouser Wanderlei Silva posted a training video on Wednesday in support of Fabricio Werdum's interim title challenge at UFC 180. In it, Silva discussed the struggles Werdum has undergone to reach this point in his career, but also, somewhat strangely, took a thinly veiled shot at Cain Velasquez for the "favorably timed injury" that resulted in the champ's withdrawal from the UFC's first event in Mexico. Check out the video above.