Completed Event

WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan

WEC 51
  • Thursday 09.30.2010 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Versus
  • Promotion: WEC
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: 1stBank Center
  • Location: Broomfield, Colorado, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Todd Harris, Stephan Bonnar
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Craig Hummer
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $190,620
  • Attendance: 3,791 (Paid: 2,280)
  • TV Ratings: 486,000 average viewers
  • Number of Bouts: 11
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WEC 51 Fight Card

Bout   Info
Jose Aldo   defeats   Manny Gamburyan   via KO/TKO, Punches
Main Event | Title Fight | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
#23 Greatest Featherweight MMA Fight of All Time
#20 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
  1:32 Round 2 of 5, 6:32 Total Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Donald Cerrone   defeats   Jamie Varner   via Decision, Unanimous
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
Fight of the Night ($10,000 to both fighters)
#23 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2010
#27 Greatest Lightweight MMA Fight of All Time
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Miguel Torres   defeats   Charlie Valencia   via Submission, Rear-Naked Choke
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
Submission of the Night ($10,000 to Torres)
  2:25 Round 2 of 3, 7:25 Total Bout Page
Referee: Adam Martinez
George Roop   defeats   Chan Sung Jung   via KO/TKO, Head Kick
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
Knockout of the Night ($10,000 to Roop)
#12 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
  1:30 Round 2 of 3, 6:30 Total Bout Page
Referee: Tom Johnson
Mark Hominick   defeats   Leonard Garcia   via Decision, Split
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
#22 Greatest Featherweight MMA Fight of All Time
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Herb Dean
Zhang Tie Quan   defeats   Pablo Garza   via Submission, Guillotine Choke
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  2:26 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Adam Martinez
Mike Brown   defeats   Cole Province   via KO/TKO, Punches
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  1:18 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Eric Heinz
Chris Horodecki   defeats   Ed Ratcliff   via Decision, Split
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Tom Johnson
Diego Nunes   defeats   Tyler Toner   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Eric Heinz
Antonio Banuelos   defeats   Chad George   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Todd Johnson
Demetrious Johnson   defeats   Nick Pace   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Eric Heinz
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts   Info
Zhang Tie Quan   vs.   Jason Reinhardt   Cancelled (Reinhardt Eye Problem)
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Clint Godfrey   vs.   Demetrious Johnson   Cancelled (Godfrey Staph Infection)
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Alex Karalexis   vs.   Zhang Tie Quan   Cancelled (Karalexis Withdrew)
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page

Tapology Community Predictions

Aldo
83%
Gamburyan
17%
Cerrone
33%
Varner
67%
Torres
100%
Roop
20%
Jung
80%
Hominick
60%
Garcia
40%
Quan
100%
Brown
100%
Horodecki
75%
Ratcliff
25%
Nunes
100%
Banuelos
100%
Johnson
50%
Pace
50%

Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan HL Video by WEC report dead link

    The WEC produced this short highlight video of the best action at WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan.

  • Promo Video  |  The WEC's Pre-Event Fight Promo Video to WEC 51 report dead link

    The WEC produced this teaser spot to the Jose Aldo vs. Manny Gamburyan title bout at WEC 51.

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