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Jeff Monson vs. Marcio Cruz

Main Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA

Jeff Monson defeats Marcio Cruz via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Jeff "The Snowman" Monson
Mmaweekly large Marcio "Pe de Pano" Cruz

Monson
Decision
Round 3

Jeff Monson Marcio Cruz

"The Snowman" "Pe de Pano"

21-5-0   Pro Record At Fight   2-0-0
Climbed to 22-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 2-1
-230 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +190 (Slight Underdog)
Ru Russia   Nationality   Br Brazil
Russia   Fighting out of   Tampa, Florida
35 years, 2 months   Age at Fight   27 years, 11 months, 1 day
233.0 lbs (105.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   230.0 lbs (104.3 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   6'4" (194cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   82.0" (208cm)
  Gym   Kings MMA
UFC 59
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 59: Reality Check
  • Date: Saturday 04.15.2006
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: Arrowhead Pond
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Anaheim, California, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 5 of 9)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Monson Total Disclosed Pay: $10,000
  • Cruz Total Disclosed Pay: $5,000
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