Stipe Miocic (Gleidson Venga/Sherdog)

Combat Press Mid-Week Report – Dec. 9, 2014

Welcome, once again, to another edition of the Combat Press Mid-Week Report. In this episode, staff writers Eric Reinert and Riley Kontek will recap UFC 181, Invicta FC 10 and the rest of this past weekend’s action and preview the UFC and World Series of Fighting events coming up in the next few days!

How did we score Hendricks vs. Lawler II?

Was Herica Tiburcio’s victory over Michelle Waterson the biggest upset of the year?


Which heavyweight competing this weekend will be the closest to a title shot after Saturday’s UFC on Fox card, and who will become the first ever UFC women’s strawweight champion?

What should we realistically expect from Phil “CM Punk” Brooks inside the Octagon?

We’ll answer these questions and more on this edition of the Combat Press Mid-Week Report!

Tune in every Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. ET for the Combat Press Mid-Week Report. Each week’s video will provide recaps of recent MMA events, previews of upcoming fights, lively discussion of the week’s most noteworthy news items and much more! Have a question or comment for the team? Send us a tweet @CombatPress.

The TUF 20 Finale comes to us on Friday, Dec. 12 from The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. The night’s preliminary fights can be seen on Fox Sports 1 beginning at 7 p.m. ET, with the main card also airing on Fox Sports 1 at 9 p.m. ET.

UFC on Fox 13: Dos Santos vs. Miocic takes place Saturday, Dec. 13 at the U.S Airways Center in Phoenix. The preliminary fights begin on UFC Fight Pass at 3:30 p.m. ET and continue at 5 p.m. ET on Fox. The night’s main card can also be seen on Fox beginning at 8 p.m. ET.