9.28: Inside the Cage -- UFC heading into San Jose
Henry Wofford and Jim Kozimor bring you all the Northern California MMA news. UFC 135 recapped as UFC 136 in San Jose is teed up.
Yeah. A big week for the USC and northern California Henry Wofford -- from the Comcast sports net studios. With this inside the gates Dave let's take you back to USC 135 in Denver Colorado. Rep than the 209 Nate Diaz with one is a game against Akinori Domi. Diaz was dominant in his return to the lightweight division. -- and don't mean -- an arm more in the opening frame and representing the American big parts -- academy. Josh contact on my goodness did it and all of -- -- views -- in that tko stoppage in the waning seconds of the first round. And what they had to say after the fight. Lots of you know on some. Excellent went. Grade. -- guys that -- you and it's -- mark. It coming in this fight you know nineteen days those kind of tough to you know no. How prepared values and I think they are very well so it took despite very answers. And you know you get a good game plan and threw me off it in the first half of the fight. And I just just us that opportunity to come back. Shows the Aussie show the fans that back you know just look forward to what's that. Big time regrets that I heavy hitters okay have they won 39 have obviously been set for November 19 at HP pavilion. The card with the -- downtown San Jose. One Tuesday and that includes some of the biggest names and MMA -- all the more. As more on that card that definitely as the northern Cali feel to it. That's right NN -- Fans the Ultimate Fighting Championship is back in the Bay Area for the first time in over a year and a card is absolutely stacked. And -- fan favorite Dan Henderson. Takes on -- CEO show -- hole in the main event a pair of Nortel fighters are poised to steal the show. Flooding out of Sacramento team alpha male you're right of -- Takes on Brian -- and San Jose's own cup relief debut -- inside the octagon against Brazilian legend Mandalay Silva. It's USC president Dana White explains this card was custom made for north cal and that day. It's a big fight for us obviously you know. We did one and Oakland there's a lot ton of fans all over in San Francisco we got tons of friends fans some stock in Sacramento and San Jose it's huge here so. You prefer us bring in the USC here for the first time it's a big deal off I'm actually pumped to get in there that night but the crowd energy and it's going to be a fun night. Actually my first thing I MA fight was here in town Paper -- forced. And now my first UFC fight this yourself -- some very excited and that means a lot to me thankful circled. For updates on UFC 139 be sure to follow us on Twitter. It inside KC SN perhaps the biggest MMA event in a history in the Bay Area. -- -- -- Things jam also attitude you have C 139 this week my -- -- and Michael McDonald will be taken on. Johnny Eduardo and I bantamweight belt now May Day is coming off a split decision win against Chris Perry also. And that was back in May well that doesn't for the -- and -- -- -- -- -- architect of that out on our new fights more spades. One CSN Bay Area dot com on them well for reminding me to protect yourself at all that always. Knock them.