Bocek (11-4) is coming off of victories over John Alessio and Nik Lentz in his last two bouts.
True to form, Bocek was the superior fighter and he exercised his considerable skill advantage on the way to a unanimous decision victory by scores of 30-27, 29-28, 30-27. Alessio may have had the advantage when the two were standing but he failed in his takedown defense and simply couldn't hang with Bocek on the floor.
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Mark Bocek weighed in at 155 lbs at the Fox theatre for the UFC 145 in Atlanta.
Mark Bocek will face Matt Wiman (14-6) in a lightweight bout April 21 at UFC 145 in Atlanta .
Mark Bocek is one of Canada's first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belts and has been studying the art for more than a decade. He first studied under Rickson and Renzo Gracie and then moved on to Nova Uniao where he received his Black Belt through Joao Roque.
Since January Mark Bocek is no longer part of the Tap Out Burlington instructor team. For everyone interested in private lessons please...