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UFC on Versus 2: Jones vs. Matyushenko

UFC on Versus 2
  • Sunday 08.01.2010 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Versus
  • Name: UFC on Versus 2: Jones vs. Matyushenko
  • Also Known As: UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: San Diego Sports Arena
  • Location: San Diego, California, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $489,685
  • Attendance: 8,132
  • TV Ratings: 991,000 viewers (average)
  • Number of Bouts: 10
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG
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UFC on Versus 2 Fight Card

Bout   Info
Jon Jones   defeats   Vladimir Matyushenko   via KO/TKO, Elbows
Main Event | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  1:52 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Yushin Okami   defeats   Mark Muñoz   via Decision, Split
Co-Main Event | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: John McCarthy
Jake Ellenberger   defeats   John Howard   via KO/TKO, Doctor Stoppage
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  2:21 Round 3 of 3, 12:21 Total Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Takanori Gomi   defeats   Tyson Griffin   via KO/TKO, Punch
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
Knockout of the Night ($40,000 to Gomi)
#11 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
  1:04 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Jason Herzog
Jacob Volkmann   defeats   Paul Kelly   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: John McCarthy
Matt Riddle   defeats   DaMarques Johnson   via KO/TKO, Punches
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  4:29 Round 2 of 3, 9:29 Total Bout Page
Referee: Jason Herzog
Igor Pokrajac   defeats   James Irvin   via Submission, Rear-Naked Choke
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  2:29 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Brian Stann   defeats   Mike Massenzio   via Submission, Triangle Choke
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
Fight of the Night ($40,000 to both fighters)
#46 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2010
  3:10 Round 3 of 3, 13:10 Total Bout Page
Referee: John McCarthy
Charles Oliveira   defeats   Darren Elkins   via Submission, Armbar
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
Submission of the Night ($40,000 to Oliveira)
#27 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2010
  0:41 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Rob Kimmons   defeats   Steve Steinbeiss   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Jason Herzog
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts   Info
Willamy Freire   vs.   Thiago Tavares   Cancelled (Freire Knee Injury)
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Jim Miller   vs.   Gleison Tibau   Fizzled
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Joe Stevenson   vs.   Takanori Gomi   Cancelled (Stevenson Knee Injury)
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page

Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  ESPN's MMA Live UFC Jones vs Matushenko Preview Video report dead link

    ESPN's MMA Live Previews the "Bones" Jones versus Vladimir Matyushenko UFC on Versus bout in its weekly MMA video segment, including UFC fight video and analysis.

  • Video Blog  |  Dana White UFC Live video blog report dead link

    Watch the UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko video blog with UFC President Dana White.

  • Interview  |  UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko video interviews report dead link

    Watch this video interview compilation for UFC on Versus 2: Jones vs. Matyushenko.

  • Promo Video  |  UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko video preview report dead link

    Watch the video preview for the Jon Jones versus Vladimir Matyushenko UFC on Versus bout.

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