WEC 50: Cruz vs Benavidez 2, Rematch!Category: MMA
On August 18, 2010 at The Pearl at The Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, the World Extreme Cagefighting organization will hold its 50th mixed-martial arts event with WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2.
This event marks WECs first visit to Las Vegas since WEC 45 in December 2009.
The event is headlined by the rematch between Dominick “Dominator” Cruz and Joseph “Joe B-Wan Kenobi” Benavidez.
They previously met at WEC 42 in which Cruz handed Benavidez his first career loss and was named as “Fight of the Night”.
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2 is also a title match with Cruz defending his WEC Bantamweight Championship belt.
Here’s the official fight card:
* Bantamweight Championship bout: Dominick Cruz (c) vs Joseph Benavidez
* Lightweight bout: Shane Roller vs Anthony Pettis
* Featherweight bout: Cub Swanson vs Chad Mendes
* Bantamweight bout: Scott Jorgensen vs Brad Pickett
* Lightweight bout: Bart Palaszewski vs Zach Micklewright
* Lightweight bout: Anthony Njokuani vs Maciej Jewtuszko
* Featherweight bout: Javier Vazquez vs Mackens Semerzier
* Lightweight bout: Ricardo Lamas vs Dave Jansen
* Featherweight bout: Fredson Paixão vs Bryan Caraway
* Lightweight bout: Danny Castillo vs Dustin Poirier
You can watch it LIVE for free on the Versus Network on Thursday, August 18, 2010 at 9:00 PM ET / 8:00 PM CT / 6:00 PM PT.
If you can’t watch it on TV, it will be streamed live on WEC.TV for viewers outside of the Versus! viewing area (outside the USA).
Several sites will also offer it for free like Justin TV, Freedocast, LiveStream and UStream. You just have to look for them patiently.
You can also watch it on your WEC 50 Sopcast channel.
UPDATE: WEC 50 has wrapped up!
Check out the WEC 50: Cruz vs Benavidez 2 REPLAY Highlights at the link below:
If you failed to watch it, check out the WEC 50 results.
You can also check out the Dominick Cruz vs Joseph Benavidez 2 video.If you want to receive my latest posts, please subscribe to my full feed RSS or have them delivered through email. Just enter your email address below and hit the Subscribe button.