Completed MMA Bout

Diego Sanchez vs. Ross Pearson

Co-Main Event | Lightweight · 155 lbs | Pro MMA

Diego Sanchez defeats Ross Pearson via 3 Round Decision

Diego "Nightmare" Sanchez
Ross "The Real Deal" Pearson

Sanchez
Decision
Round 3

Diego Sanchez Ross Pearson

"Nightmare" "The Real Deal"

24-7-0   Pro Record At Fight   15-6-0
Climbed to 25-7   Record After Fight   Fell to 15-7
+120 (Near Even)   Betting Odds   -150 (Slight Favorite)
United States   Nationality   United Kingdom
Albuquerque, New Mexico   Fighting out of   Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
32 years, 5 months, 1 week   Age at Fight   29 years, 8 months, 1 week, 5 days
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
72.0" (183cm)   Reach   69.0" (175cm)
Jackson Wink MMA   Gym   Alliance MMA
UFC Fight Night 42
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 42: Henderson vs. Khabilov
  • Date: Saturday 06.07.2014 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Kevin Mulhall
  • Venue: Tingley Colisuem
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 10 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
  • Sanchez Total Disclosed Pay: $140,000
  • Pearson Total Disclosed Pay: $60,000
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Sanchez vs. Pearson Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1326  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Pearson
42%
Sanchez
58%

Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Fight Night Albuquerque: Diego Sanchez Octagon Interview report dead link

    Watch Diego Sanchez's Octagon interview following his insanely controversial win over Ross Pearson.

  • Interview  |  Ross Pearson: Diego Sanchez Can't KO or Submit Me report dead link

    Watch Ross Pearson discuss his UFC fight with Diego Sanchez.

  • Interview  |  Diego Sanchez Wants to Fight 'Crybaby' Nate Diaz in Mexico report dead link

    Watch Diego Sanchez discuss his UFC fight with Ross Pearson.

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