2008 MMA results

2008 MMA results
By Y! Sports Staff
January 19, 2008

Tuesday, April 29

Dream 2, Saitama, Japan: Shinya Aoki def. Gesias Calvancante, unanimous decision; Taiei Kin def. Ikuhisa Minowa, unanimous decision; Dong Sik Yoon def. Shungo Oyama, unanimous decision; Zelg Galesic def. Magomed Sultanakhmedovd, submission (armbar), 1:40 R1; Ronalda "Jacare" Souza def. Ian Murphy, submission (rear naked choke), 3:38 R1; Kiyoshi Tamura def. Masakatsu Funaki, TKO, 0:57 R1; Gerard Mousasi def. Denis Kang, submission (triangle choke), 3:10 R1; Google def. Yahoo (unanimous decision); Kazushi Sakuraba def. Andrews Nakahara, submission (neck crank), 8:20 R1.

Saturday, April 19

UFC 83, Montreal: Jonathan Goulet def. Kuniyoshi Hironaka, TKO (strikes), 2:07 R2; Cain Valesquez def. Brad Morris, TKO (strikes), 2:10 R1; Rich Clementi def. Sam Stout, split decision; Demian Maia def. Ed Herman, submission (triangle choke), 2:27 R2; Jason Day def. Alan Belcher, TKO (strikes), 3:58 R1; Jason MacDonald def. Joe Doerksen, TKO (elbows), 0;54 R2; Mac Danzig def. Mark Bocek, submission (rear naked choke), 3:48 R3; Michael Bisping def. Charles McCarthy, TKO (fighter could not continue at end of round), 5:00 R1; Nate Quarry def. Kalib Starnes, unanimous decision; Rich Franklin def. Travis Lutter, TKO (strikes), 3:01 R2; UFC welterweight title: Georges St. Pierre def. Matt Serra, TKO (strikes), 4:45 R2 (St. Pierre wins title).

Friday, April 4

IFL, E. Rutherford, N.J.: Alex Schoenauer def. Brendan Barrett, split decision; Chris Horodecki def. Nate Lamotte, unanimous decision; LC Davis def. Rafael Dias, KO 3:56 R3; Emyr Bussade def. Jesse Lennox, submission (kneebar), 1:25, R2; Mike Ciesnolevicz vs. Carmelo Marrero, no contest; Jim Miller def. Bart Palaszewski, unanimous decision; Brad Blackburn def. Delson Heleno, KO, 1:50 R3; IFL light heavyweight title: Vladimir Matyushenko def. Jamal Patterson, TKO, 3:35, R2 (Matyushenko retains title); IFL featherweight title: Wagnney Fabiano def. Shad Lierley, KO, 0:37 R1 (Fabiano retains title); IFL welterweight title: Jay Hieron def. Mark Miller, TKO, 2:10 R2 (Hieron retains title).

Wednesday, April 2

Ultimate Fight Night 13, Broomfield, Colo.: Anthony Johnson def. Tommy Speer, TKO, 0:51 R1; George Sotiropolous def. Roman Mitchyan, TKO, 2:24 R2; Clay Guida def. Sammy Schiavo, TKO, 4:15 R1; Manny Gamburyan def. Geoffrey Cox, submission (guillotine), 1:41 R1; Marcus Aurelio def. Ryan Roberts, submission (armbar), 0:16 R1; Josh Neer def. Din Thomas, unanimous decision; James Irvin def. Houston Alexander, TKO, 0:08 R1; Nate Diaz def. Kurt Pellegrino, submission (tiangle choke), 3:06 R2; Matt Hamill def. Tim Boetsch, TKO, 1:25 R2; Thiago Alves def. Karo Parisyan, TKO, 0:34 R2; Gray Maynard def. Frank Edgar, unanimous decision; Kenny Florian def. Joe Lauzon, TKO, 3:28 R2.

Saturday, March 29

Strikeforce/Elite XC, San Jose: Jesse Jones def. Jesse Gillespie, TKO, 0:35 R1; Darren Uyenoyama def. Anthony Figueroa, submission (guillotine), 1:27 R1; Tiki Ghosn def. Luke Stewart, unanimous decision; Joey Villasenor def. Ryan Jensen, KO, 4:45 R1; Wayne Cole def. Mike Kyle, submission (armbar), 0:45 R1; Strikeforce lightweight title: Gilbert Melendez def. Gabe Lemely, TKO, 2:18 R2 (Melendez retains title); Drew Fickett def. Jae Suk Lim, submission (guillotine), 1:14 R1; Strikeforce middleweight title: Cung Le def. Frank Shamrock, TKO, 5:00 R3 (Le wins title); Billy Evangelista def. Marlin Sims, KO, 0:39 R3.

WEC 33, Las Vegas: Logan Clark def. Steve Harper, TKO, 4:37 R1; Kenji Osawa vs. Chris Manuel, split draw; Alex Serdyukov def. Ryan Stonitsch, submission (triangle), 1:35 R1; Richard Crunkilton def. Sergio Gomez, unanimous decision; Brock Larson def. John Alessio, DQ (knees on the ground), 1:50 R1; Hiromitsu Miura def. Blas Avena, KO, 2:35 R1; Steve Cantwell def. Tim McKenzie, submission (rear naked choke), 2:13 R1; Marcus Hicks def. Ed Ratcliffe, submission (guillotine choke), 1:42 R1; Chael Sonnen def. Bryan Baker, unanimous decision; WEC light heavyweight championship: Brian Stann def. Doug Marshall, KO, 1:35 R1 (Stann wins title).

Saturday, March 1

UFC 82, Columbus, Ohio: Jorge Gurgel def. John Halverson, unanimous decision; Diego Sanchez def. David Beilkheden, submission (strikes), 4:43 R1; Josh Koscheck def. Dustin Hazelett, TKO, 1:24 R2; Luigi Fioravanti def. Luke Cummo, unanimous decision; Andrei Arlovski def. Jake O'Brien, TKO, 4:17 R2; Jon Fitch def. Chris Wilson, unanimous decision; Yushin Okami def. Evan Tanner, KO (knee), 3:00 R2; Chris Leben def. Alessio Sakara, TKO, 3:16 R1; Heath Herring def. Cheick Kongo, split decision; UFC middleweight title: Anderson Silva def. Dan Henderson, submission (rear naked choke), 4:52 R2 (Silva retains title).

Friday, Feb. 29

IFL, Las Vegas, NV: Ian Loveland def. Dennis Davis, submission (guillotine choke), 0:58 R2; Rafael Dias def. Santino DeFranco, submission (rear naked choke), 2:03 R1; Josh Haynes def. Leopoldo Serao, unanimous decision; Alexandre Ferreira def. Lew Polley, submission (guillotine choke), 0:20 R1; Jake Ellenberger def. Pat Healey, unanimous decision; IFL lightweight title: Ryan Schultz def. John Gunderson, unanimous decision (Schultz retains title); IFL heavyweight title: Roy Nelson def. Fabiano Scherner, TKO, 3:20 R1 (Nelson retains title); IFL middleweight title: Ryan McGivern def. Matt Horwich, unanimous decision (McGivern wins title).

Saturday, Feb. 23

Strikeforce at the Dome, Tacoma, Wash.: Nathan Coy def. Dave Courchaine, KO, 1:46 R1; Zack Skinner def. Scott Shaffer, unanimous decision; Mike Hayes def. Matt Kovaks, unanimous decision; Lyle Beerbohm def. Ray Perales, submission (guillotine choke), 1:19 R3; Mychal Clark def. Josh Bennett, TKO (doctor stoppage), 5:00 R2; Jorge Masdival def. Ryan Healey, unanimous decision; Eddie Ellis def. Steve Berger, unanimous decision; Maurice Smith def. Rick Roufus, submission (Kimura) 1:53 R1; Cory Devela def. Joe Riggs, submission (throw), 1:22 R1; Jan Nortje def. Bob Sapp, TKO, 0:55 R1.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Elite XC: Street Certified, Miami: Moyses Gabin def. Jirka Hlavati, TKO, 2:52 R1; Lorenzo Borgomeo def. Mike Bernhard, submission (triangle choke), 4:11 R2; Dave Herman def. Mario Rinaldo, TKO, 0:33 R3; Yosmany Cabezas def. Jon Kirk, submission (rear naked choke), 0:58 R2; Rafael Feijao def. John Doyle, TKO, 2:17 R1; Brett Rogers def. James Thompson, TKO, 2:24 R1; Yves Edwards def. Edson Berto, KO, 4:56 R1; Scott Smith def. Kyle Noke, KO, 0:07 R1; Antonio Silva def. Ricco Rodriguez, split decision; Kimbo Slice def. Tank Abbott, KO, 0:43.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

WEC 32, Rio Rancho, N.M.: Micah Miller def. Chance Farrar, KO, 1:39 R1; Yoshiro Maeda def. Charlie Valencia, KO body kick, 2;29 R1; Damacio Page def. Scott Jorgensen, unanimous decision; Ox Baker def. Del Hawkins, submission (flying armbar), 1:57 R2; Josh Gripsi def. Mark Hominick, submission (rear naked choke), 2:55 R1); Leonard Garcia def. Hiroyuki Takaya, TKO, 1:31 R1; Manny Tapia def. Antonio Banuelos, split decision; WEC bantamweight title: Miguel Torres def. Chase Beebe, submission (guillotine choke), 3:59 R1 (Torres wins title); WEC lightweight title: Jamie Varner def. Rob McCullough, TKO, 2:54 R3 (Varner wins title); WEC welterweight title: Carlos Condit def. Carlo Prater, submission (guillotine choke), 3:48 R1 (Condit retains title).

Saturday, Feb. 2

UFC 81, Las Vegas: Rob Emerson def. Keita Nakamura (split decision); Marvin Eastman def. Terry Martin (unanimous decision); Tim Boetsch def. David Heath, TKO, 4:52 R1; Chris Lytle def. Eric Bradley, TKO, 0:33 R1; Tyson Griffin def. Gleison Tibau, unanimous decision; Ricardo Almeida def. Rob Yundt, submission (guillotine choke), 1:08 R1; Nate Marquardt def. Jeremy Horn, submission (guillotine choke), 1:37 R2; Frank Mir def. Brock Lesnar (kneebar), 1:30 R1; UFC interim heavyweight championship: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira def. Tim Sylvia, submission (guillotine choke), 1:28 R3.

Friday, Jan. 25

ShoXC, Atlantic City, NJ: Matt Makowski def. Joe Schilling, submission (rear naked choke), 4:01 R1; Brett Linebarger def. Sergio Vinagre, KO, 2:29 R3; James Jones def. Mark Getto, submission (kimura) 1:12 R1; Charlie Brenneman def. Drew Puzon, split decision; Kala Kolohe Hose def. Frederic Belleton, KO, 4:32 R1; Tonya Evinger def. Julie Kedzie, submission (rear naked choke), 1:43 R1; Bao Quach def. Bobby McMaster, unanimous decision; Paul Daley def. Sam Morgan, KO, 2:12 R1; Eddie Alvarez def. Ross Ebanez, TKO, 2:32 R2.

Wednesday, Jan. 23

Ultimate Fight Night, Las Vegas: Matt Wiman def. Justin Buchholz, submission (rear naked choke) 2:56 R1; Corey Hill def. Joe Veres, TKO 0:37 R2; Jeremy Stephens deg. Cole Miller, TKO 4:44 R2; Gray Maynard def. Dennis Siver, unanimous decision; Kurt Pellegrino def. Alberto Crane, TKO 1:55 R2; Nate Diaz def. Alvin Robinson, submission (triangle choke) 3:39 R1; Thiago Tavares def. Michihiro Omigawa, unanimous decision; Patrick Cote def. Drew McFedries TKO 1:44 R1; Mike Swick def. Josh Burkman, majority decision.

Saturday, Jan. 19

UFC 80, Newcastle, England: Sam Stout def. Per Eklund, unanimous decision; Alessio Sakara def. James Lee, TKO 1:30 R1; Paul Kelly def. Paul Taylor, unanimous decision; Antoni Hardonk def. Colin Robinson, TKO 0:17 R1; Jorge Rivera def. Kendall Grove, TKO 1:20 R1; Wilson Gouveia def. Jason Lambert, KO (punch) 0:37 R2; Marcus Davis def. Jess Liuadin, KO (punch) 1:04 R1; Fabricio Werdum def. Gabriel Gonzaga, TKO 4:34 R2; UFC lightweight title: B.J. Penn def. Joe Stevenson, submission (rear naked choke), 4:02 R2 (Penn wins vacant title).

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