Main Event | WEC Featherweight Championship | 145 lbs
José Aldo defeats Urijah Faber via 5 Round Decision
|16-1-0||Pro Record At Fight||23-3-0|
|Climbed to 17-1||Record After Fight||Fell to 23-4|
|-294 (Moderate Favorite)||Betting Odds||+263 (Moderate Underdog)|
|Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Fighting out of||Sacramento, California|
|23 years, 7 months, 2 weeks, 1 day||Age at Fight||30 years, 11 months, 1 week, 3 days|
|145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||144.5 lbs (65.5 kgs)|
|5'7" (170cm)||Height||5'6" (168cm)|
|70.0" (178cm)||Reach||67.0" (170cm)|
|Nova União||Gym||Team Alpha Male|
- Bout Information
- Event: WEC 48: Aldo vs Faber
- Date: Saturday 04.24.2010
- Referee: Josh Rosenthal
- Venue: ARCO Arena
- Enclosure: Cage
- Location: Sacramento, California, United States
- Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 11)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
- TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
- Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
- Faber Total Disclosed Pay: $28,000
- Aldo Total Disclosed Pay: $40,000
- Title on Line: WEC Featherweight Championship
- Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Aldo
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Videos & Highlights
Video Blog | Urijab Faber video blog for Jose Aldo fight report dead link
Watch the official video blog for Urijah Faber ahead of his UFC fight with Jose Aldo.
Interview | Aldo vs. Faber: Urijah Faber Pre-Fight Interview Video report dead link
The WEC's interview with Urijah Faber before the Aldo vs. Faber title match.
Interview | Aldo vs. Faber: Jose Aldo Pre-Fight Interview Video report dead link
The WEC's interview with Jose Aldo before the Aldo vs. Faber title match.
Promo Video | Aldo vs. Faber Promotional Video by WEC report dead link
The WEC produced this Aldo vs. Faber promotional video featuring Dana White and Joe Rogan analyzing the matchup.
Video Blog | Urijah Faber Media Tour Blog for Faber vs. Aldo report dead link
The WEC takes us behind the scenes to show Urijah Faber's media preparation for the Faber vs. Aldo matchup at WEC 48.