‘WEC 51: Aldo vs Gamburyan’ preview and predictions


World Extreme Cagefighting invades the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado tomorrow night for “WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan.” Weigh-ins took place today at the same venue for the stacked fight card.

WEC 51 is headlined by a featherweight title bout between champion and one of the sports pound-for-pound best fighters, Jose Aldo, and Manny Gamburyan. In the night’s co-main event, a long-awaited rematch between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Jamie Varner. Also on the card is former bantamweight champ Miguel Angel Torres and the heavy-hitters Chan Sung Jung — “The Korean Zombie” — and Leonard Garcia. The two battled in an epic war at WEC 48. Each fighter was rewarded with a fight on the televised card which airs on Versus.

Here are the WEC 51 predictions:

MAIN CARD

    • Champ Jose Aldo vs. Manny Gamburyan (for featherweight title)

    PREDICTION: Jose Aldo def. Manny Gamburyan via third-round TKO

      • Donald Cerrone vs. Jamie Varner

      PREDICTION: Jamie Varner def. Donald Cerrone via unanimous decision

        • Miguel Torres vs. Charlie Valencia

        PREDICTION: Miguel Torres def. Charlie Valencia via second-round submission

          • Chan Sung Jung vs. George Roop

          PREDICTION: Chan Sung Jung def. George Roop via unanimous decision

            • Leonard Garcia vs. Mark Hominick

            PREDICTION:

            Leonard Garcia def. Mark Hominick via second-round TKOL

            Tags: Cowboys Cerrone Featherweight Title Jamie Varner Jose Aldo Leonard Garcia Manny Gamburyan Miguel Torres MMA The Korean Zombie WEC WEC 51