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Sean Sherk vs. Hermes França

Main Card | UFC Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Sean Sherk defeats Hermes França via 5 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large "The Muscle Shark" Sean Sherk
Mmaweekly large Hermes França

Sherk
Decision
Round 5

Sean Sherk Hermes França

"The Muscle Shark"

33-2-1   Pro Record At Fight   18-5-0
Climbed to 34-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 18-6
-253 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +208 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Br Brazil
Oak Grove, Minnesota   Fighting out of   Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
33 years, 11 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   32 years, 10 months, 4 days
154.5 lbs (70.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   154.5 lbs (70.1 kgs)
5'6" (168cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
66.9" (170cm)   Reach   N/A
Minnesota Martial Arts Academy   Gym   Team Hermes França
UFC 73
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 73: Stacked
  • Date: Saturday 07.07.2007
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: ARCO Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Sacramento, California, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 6 of 9)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Sherk Total Disclosed Pay: $28,000
  • França Total Disclosed Pay: $14,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Sherk
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