UFC 141 results recap: Brock Lesnar vs Alistair Overeem fight event wrap up from Las Vegas

Brock Lesanr (left) lost to Alistair Overeem (right) at UFC 141 on Fri., Dec. 30, 2011, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo via ESPN.com.

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back on pay-per-view this past Friday night (Dec. 30, 2011) with UFC 141: "Lesnar vs. Overeem," featuring Alistair Overeem earning his shot at Junior dos Santos and his heavyweight title by sending Brock Lesnar into retirement with a first round technical knockout stoppage.

Nate Diaz also impressed with his three-round unanimous decision win over Donald Cerrone in a 15-minute war of attrition that resulted in everyone going home happy. That's probably because the "Fight of the Night" bonus they earned netted them a cool $75,000.

And that's not even mentioning Johny Hendricks, who put himself on the welterweight map with a 12-second knockout of Jon Fitch.

In cased you missed any or all of it -- or just want to keep the discussion alive -- below are links to all the major storylines borne from Friday night's event in Las Vegas, Nevada.

In we go.

UFC 141: "Lesnar vs. Overeem"

Results and live fight coverage

Recap and discussion

Post-fight press conference video

Bonuses and awards

Event photos gallery

Event review

Event salaries and payouts

Brock Lesnar vs. Alistair Overeem fight video highlights

Nate Diaz vs. Donald Cerrone fight video highlights

Facebook "Prelims" results and recap

Fight recap: Danny Castillo takes split decision over Anthony Njokuani

Fight recap: Ross Pearson decision Junior Assuncao in last ever live UFC fight on Spike

Fight recap: Jim Hettes dominates Nam Phan en route to decision win

Fight recap: Alexander Gustafsson stops Vladimir Matyushenko in one round

Fight recap: Johny Hendricks knocks out Jon Fitch in 12 seconds

Fight recap: Nate Diaz boxes his way past Donald Cerrone

Fight recap: Brock Lesnar loses to Alistair Overeem via technical knockout

Fight review and analysis: Jim Hettes vs. Nam Phan

Fight review and analysis: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Vladimir Matyushenko

Fight review and analysis: Johny Hendricks vs. Jon Fitch

Fight review and analysis: Nate Diaz vs. Donald Cerrone

Fight review and analysis: Brock Lesnar vs. Alistair Overeem

UFC 141 post-fight fallout

Big winners and lowly losers

Event 'Report Card'

What's next for Alistair Overeem and Nate Diaz?

Did Brock Lesnar win at UFC 141? Not as easy to answer as it seems

Brock Lesnar retires from MMA following loss to Alistair Overeem

WWE's Chris Jericho accuses Brock Lesnar of taking a dive against Alistair Overeem

Brock Lesnar back to WWE? Dana White talks about it the possibility

Brock Lesnar may have suffered a broken rib during loss to Alistair Overeem

History in the Making: Brock Lesnar comes to the UFC and becomes the biggest star in MMA

With Brock Lesnar retiring, the UFC on FOX deal is more important than ever

Alistair Overeem proved he was the real deal by stopping Brock Lesnar

Alistair Overeem doesn't want to see Brock Lesnar retire from MMA

Donald Cerrone tells us he was told by Nate Diaz not to "do any of that gay wrestling sh*t"

Nate Diaz sets CompuStrike record for strikes in a three round fight against Donald Cerrone

Nate Diaz wants a title shot after beating Donald Cerrone

Johny Hendricks did to Jon Fitch what neither B.J. Penn nor Georges St. Pierre could do -- FINISH HIM!

DREAM New Years 2011

Results and live fight coverage

Results recap: Fedor Emelianenko knocks out Satoshi Ishii to close New Year's show

Video of Fedor knocking Satoshi Ishii out

That, my friends, should be enough to keep you talking -- at least for the time being. What gets your vote for the biggest story coming out of UFC 141?

Sound off, Maniacs.

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