UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez was a mixed martial arts event to be held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on October 23, 2010 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, United States.
The event was the fourth time the UFC has hosted at the Honda Center (formerly Arrowhead Pond) in Anaheim, California
following UFC 59, UFC 63 and UFC 76 and the sixth event held in the Greater Los Angeles Area along with UFC 60 and UFC 104.
Here’s what went down:
Brendan Schaub vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
Schaub defeated Gonzaga via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
Tito Ortiz vs. Matt Hamill Hamill defeated Ortiz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27).
Diego Sanchez vs. Paulo Thiago
Sanchez defeated Thiago via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28).
Jake Shields vs. Martin Kampmann Shields defeated Kampmann via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27).
Brock Lesnar (c) vs Cain Velasquez Velasquez won by TKO (stoppage) in the first round. Velasquez is now the new UFC Heavyweight