(Heavyweights and generic metal-riffs, baby. If this doesn’t get you amped up, then YOU’RE A PUSSY! YEAAAAAHHHHHH!!!!!! Props: shosports)
Though he made a valiant effort in his FightPicker Head-to-Head debut — correctly predicting that Shogun would win by stoppage, Joe Doerksen would score an upset over Tom Lawlor, and Sam Stout would pick up another Fight of the Night bonus — Mike Russell’s excessive love of his Canadian countrymen (and Paul Daley for some reason) proved to be his undoing, as he was edged out by BG, 8-6. Not that getting eight out 13 pool-questions right is anything to brag about. (Aaron Rampey is LOL’ing at our sorry asses right now.) But hey, it was a tough card to predict, with some very surprising outcomes. Did any of you run the table and get every question right?
If you came out ahead this week, why not take your PotatoChip surplus and go extra-big for the current pools, which focus on Strikeforce: Heavy Artillery. Featuring the heavyweight championship fight between Alistair Overeem and Brett Rogers, the event goes down this Saturday at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, and will be broadcast live on Showtime starting at 9 p.m. ET. We’ve also included a few questions related to Shine III: Worlds Collide, which is headlined by former boxing champ Ricardo Mayorga taking on Din Thomas. Check out the questions after the jump and pick well, my friends…
– Alistair Overeem vs. Brett Rogers @ Strikeforce: Heavy Artillery — Who will win?
– Will Overeem vs. Rogers end in a KO/TKO before round 3?
– Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva: Who will win?
– Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza vs. Joey Villasenor: Who will win?
– Roger Gracie vs. Kevin Randleman: Who will win?
– Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante vs. Antwain Britt: Who will win?
– Vitor "Shaolin" Riberio vs. Lyle "Fancy Pants" Beerbohm: Who will win?
– Of the fights listed above, how many stoppages: 0-4 or 5-6?
– Ricardo Mayorga vs. Din Thomas @ Shine III: Worlds Collide — Who will win?
– Murilo "Ninja" Rua vs. Travis Galbraith: Who will win?
– Nick Thompson vs. Eduardo Pamplona: Who will win?
– Braulio Estima vs. Rick Hawn: Who will win?