2010 MMA major event results

Saturday, August 28

UFC 118, Boston: Mike Pierce def. Amilcar Alves, submission (armbar) 3:11 R3; Greg Soto def. Nick Osipzak, unanimous decision; Dan Miller def. John Salter, submission (anaconda choke), 1:13 R2; Nik Lentz def. Andre Winner, unanimous decision; Joe Lauzon def. Gabe Ruediger, submission (armbar), 2:01 R1; Nate Diaz def. Marcus Davis, submission (rear naked choke), 4:02 R3; Gray Maynard def. Kenny Florian, unanimous decision; Demian Maia def. Mario Miranda, unanimous decision; Randy Couture def. James Toney, submission (arm triangle), 3:19 R1; UFC lightweight title: Frank Edgar def. B.J. Penn, unanimous decision (Edgar retains title).

Saturday, August 21

Strikeforce, Houston: Andre Galvao def. Jorge Patino, TKO, 2:45 R3; Daniel Cormier def. Jason Riley, submission (punches), 1:02 R1; Chad Griggs def. Bobby Lashley, TKO, 5:00 R2; K.J. Noon def. Jorge Gurgel, TKO, 0:19 R2; Ronaldo Souza def. Tim Kennedy, unanimous decision; Strikeforce light heavyweight title: Rafael Calvancante def. Mo Lawal, TKO, 1:14 R3 (Calvancante wins title).

Wednesday, Aug. 18

WEC 50, Las Vegas: Danny Castillo def. Dustin Poirier, unanimous decision; Fredson Paixao def. Bryan Caraway, split decision; Ricardo Lamas def. Dave Jansen, unanimous decision; Javier Vazquez def. Mackens Smerzier, submission (rear naked choke), Bart Palaszewski def. Zach Micklewright, KO, 0:31 R2; Scott Jorgensen def. Brad Pickett, unanimous decision; Chad Mendes def. Cub Swanson, unanimous decision; Anthony Pettis def. Shane Roller, submission (triangle choke), 4:51 R3; WEC bantamweight title: Dominick Cruz def. Joe Benavidez, split decision (Cruz retains title).

Friday, Aug. 13

Strikeforce Challengers, Phoenix: Women’s tournament semifinals: Miesha Tate def. Maiju Kujala, unanimous decision; Hitomi Akano def. Carina Damm, submission (triangle armbar), 1:48 R2; Ryan Couture def. Lucas Stark, submission, 1:15 R1; Tournament finals: Tate def. Akano, unanimous decision; Joe Riggs def. Louis Taylor, submission (strikes), 2:07 R3.

Saturday, August 7

UFC 117, Oakland, Calif. Dennis Hallman def. Ben Saunders, unanimous decision; Stefan Struve def. Christian Morecroft, KO, 0:22 R2; Tim Boetsch def. Todd Brown, unanimous decision; Johny Hendricks def. Charlie Brennerman, TKO, 0:40 R2; Phil Davis def. Rodney Wallace, unanimous decision; Rick Story def. Dustin Hazelett, TKO, 1:15 R2; Junior dos Santos def. Roy Nelson, unanimous decision; Matt Hughes def. Ricardo Almeida, submission (anaconda choke), 3:15 R1; Clay Guida def. Rafael dos Anjos, submission (tap due to injury), 1:51 R3; Jon Fitch def. Thiago Alves, unanimous decision; UFC middleweight title: Anderson Silva def. Chael Sonnen, submission (triangle choke/armbar), 3:10 R5 (Silva retains title).

Sunday, August 1

UFC Live on Versus, San Diego: Rob Kimmons def. Steve Steinbeiss, unanimous decision; Charles Oliveira def. Darren Elkins, submission (armbar/triangle), 0:41 R1; Brian Stann def. Mike Massenzio, submission (triangle choke), 3:10 R3; Igor Pokrajac def. James Irvin, submission (rear-naked choke), 2:29 R1; Matthew Riddle def. DaMarques Johnson, TKO, 4:29 R2; Jacob Volkmann def. Paul Kelly, unanimous decision; Takanori Gomi def. Tyson Griffin, KO, 1:04 R1; Jake Ellenberger def. John Howard, TKO (doctor stoppage), 2:21 R3; Jon Jones def. Vladimir Matyushenko, TKO, 1:56 R1.

Friday, July 23

Strikeforce Challengers, Everett, Wash.: Chris Inman def. Jordan Currie, unanimous decision; Scott McDonald def. Doug Kay, submission (rear-naked choke), 2:09 R1; Drew Brokenshire def. Jordan Macklin, submission (rear-naked choke), 2:26 R1; Brent Knopp def. Ryan Hayes, TKO, 0:55 R2; Carlos Fodor def. Ousmane Thomas Diagne, unanimous decision; Mike Kyle def. Ron Humphrey, submission (rear-naked choke), 3:28 R2; Bobby Voelker def. Cory Devala, split decision; Strikeforce women’s 135-pound championship: Sarak Kaufman def. Roxanne Modafferi, KO, 4:45 R3 (Kaufman retains title); Shane del Rosario def. Lolohea Mahe, TKO, 3:48 R1.

Saturday, July 3

UFC 116, Las Vegas: Jon Madsen def. Karlos Vemola, unanimous decision; Daniel Roberts def. Forrest Petz, split decision; Gerald Harris def. Dave Branch, KO, 2:35 R3; Kendall Grove def. Goran Reljic, split decision; Ricardo Romero def. Seth Petruzelli, submission (armbar), 3:05 R2; Brendan Schaub def. Chris Tuchscherer, TKO, 1:07 R1; George Sotiropoulos def. Kurt Pellegrino, unanimous decision; Stephan Bonnar def. Krzyzstof Soszynski, TKO, 3:08 R2; Chris Lytle def. Matt Brown, submission (armbar), 2:02 R2; Chris Leben def. Yoshihiro Akiyama, submission (triangle choke), 4:40 R3; UFC heavyweight championship: Brock Lesnar def. Shane Carwin, submission (arm triangle choke), 2:19 R2 (Lesnar retains title).

Saturday, June 26

Strikeforce, San Jose, Calif.: Bobby Stack def. Derrick Burns, split decision; Yancy Medeiros def. Gareth Joseph, KO, 1:19 R2; Bret Bergmark def. Vanger Rocha, unanimous decision; Chris Cope def. Ron Keslar, TKO, 4:32 R2; Josh Thomson def. Pat Healy, submission (rear naked choke), 4:27 R2; Strikeforce women’s title: Cristiane Santos def. Jan Finney, KO, 2:56 R2 (Santos retains title); Cung le def. Scott Smith, KO, 1:46 R2; Fabricio Werdum def. Fedor Emelianenko, submission (combination triangle choke and armbar), 1:09 R1.

Sunday, June 20

WEC 49, Edmonton, Alberta: Renan Barao def. Anthony Leone, submission (armbar), 2:29 R2; Chris Cariaso def. Rafael Rebello, unanimous decision; Diego Nunes def. Rafael Assuncao, split decision; Eric Kock def. Bendy Casimir, submission (triangle choke), 3:01 R1; Wagnney Fabiano def. Frank Gomez, unanimous decision; Will Kerr def. Karen Dardebyan, submission (armbar), 1:20 R1; Eddie Wineland def. Will Campuzano, KO, 4:44 R2; Chris Horodecki def. Danny Downes, submission (rear naked choke), 1:09 R3; Josh Grispi def. L.C. Davis, submission (guillotine choke), 2:33 R2; Mark Hominick def. Yves Jabouin, TKO, 3:21 R2; Jamie Varner vs. Kamal Shalorus, draw.

Saturday, June 19

The Ultimate Fighter 11 Finale, Las Vegas: Travis Browne def. James McSweeney, TKO, 4:32 R1; Chris Camozzi def. James Hammortree, unanimous decision; Kyle noke def. Josh Bryant, TKO, 3:12 R2; Brad Tavares def. Seth Baczynski, unanimous decision; John Gunderson def. Mark Holst, unanimous decision; Rich Attonito def. Jamie Yager, TKO, 4:5 R2; Dennis Siver def. Spencer Fisher, unanimous decision; Chris Leben def. Aaron Simpson, TKO, 4:17 R2; Matt Hamill def. Keith Jardine, majority decision; TUF 11 Finals: Court McGee def. Kris McCray, submission (rear naked choke), 3:41 R2.

Wednesday, June 16

Strikeforce, Los Angeles: Hugo Sandoval def. Marcus Kowal, TKO, 0:43 R2; Jeremy Umphries def. RJ Clifford, technical submission (rear naked choke), 2:27 R2; K.J. Noons def. Conor Huen, split decision; Tim Kennedy de. Trevor Prangley, submission (rear naked choke), 3:35 R1; Evangelista Santos def. Marius Zaromskis, TKO, 2:38 R1; Renato Sobral def. Robbier Lawler, unanimous decision.

Saturday, June 12

UFC 115, Vancouver: Mike Pyle def. Jesse Lennox, submission (triangle choke), 4:44 R3; Claude Patrick def. Ricardo Funch, submission (guillotine choke), 1:48 R2; James Wilks def. Peter Sobotta, unanimous decision; Mario Miranda def. David Loiseau, TKO, 4:07 R2; Matt Wiman def. Mac Danzig, submission (guillotine choke), 1:45 R1; Evan Dunham def. Tyson Griffin, split decision; Carlos Condit def. Rory McDonald, TKO, 4:50 R3; Ben Rothwell def. Gilbert Yvel, unanimous decision; Martin Kampmann def. Paulo Thiago, unanimous decision; Mirko Filipovic def. Pat Barry, submission (rear naked choke), 4:30 R3; Rich Franklin def. Chuck Liddell, KO, 4:55 R1.

Saturday, May 29

UFC 114, Las Vegas: Ryan Jensen def. Jesse Forbes, submission (guillotine choke), 1:06 R1; Aaron Riley def. Joe Brammer, unanimous decision; Cyrille Diabate def. Luiz Cane, TKO, 2:13 R1; Melvin Guillard def. Waylon Lowe, TKO, 3:28 R3; Efrain Escudero def. Dan Lauzon, unanimous decision; Dong Hyun Kim def. Amir Sadollah, unanimous decision; John Hathaway def. Diego Sanchez, unanimous decision; Antonio Rogerio Nogueira def. Jason Brilz, split decision; Mike Russow def. Todd Duffee, KO, 2:35 R3; Michael Bisping def. Jim Miller, unanimous decision; Rashad Evans def. Quinton Jackson, unanimous decision.

Friday, May 21

Strikeforce Challengers, Portland, Ore.: Pro Escobedo def. Jason Sharp, unanimous decision; Pat Healy def. Bryan Travers, unanimous decision; Tarec Saffiedine def. Nate Moore, KO, 1:21 R2; Roger Bowling def. Bobby Voelker, technical decision; Tyron Woodley def. Nate Coy, split decision; Matt Lindland def. Kevin Casey, TKO, 3:41; R3.

Saturday, May 15

Strikeforce, St. Louis: Matt Ricehouse def. Greg Wilson, submission (rear naked choke), 0:45 R3; thomas Aaron def. Eric Steenberg, submission (guillotine choke), 0:56 R1; Francisco France def. Lee Brousseau, submission (rear naked choke), 1:27 R1; Michael Chandler def. Sal Woods, submission (rear naked choke), 0:59 R1; Darryl Cobb def, Booker DeRousse, split decisionl Lyle Beerbohm def. Vitor Ribiero, split decision; Rafael Calvancante def. Antwain Britt, KO, 3:45 R1; Roger Gracie def. Kevin Randleman, submission (rear naked choke), 4:10 R2; Ronaldo “Jacare” Dos Souza def. Joey Villasenor, unanimous decision; Antonio Silva def. Andrei Arlovski, unanimous decision; Strikeforce heavyweight title: Alistair Overeem def. Brett Rogers, TKO, 3:40 R1 (Overeem retains title).

Saturday, May 8

UFC 113, Montreal: Jon Salter def. Jason MacDonald, TKO, 2:42 R1; Mike Guymon def. Yoshiyuki Yoshida, unanimous decision; Joey Beltran def. Tim Hague, unanimous decision; Johny Hendricks def. T.J. Grant, majority decision; Marcus Davis def. Jonathan Goulet, 1:23 R2, TKO; Joe Doerksen def. Tom Lawlor, submission (rear naked choke), 2:10 R2; Alan Belcher def. Patrick Cote, submission (rear naked choke), 3:25 R2; Matt Mitrione def. Kimbo Slice, TKO, 4:24 R2; Jeremy Stephens def. Sam Stout, split decision; Josh Koscheck def. Paul Daley, unanimous decision; UFC light heavyweight title: Mauricio Rua def. Lyoto Machida, KO, 3:35 R1 (Rua wins title).

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