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Miguel Torres vs. Manny Tapia

Main Event | WEC Bantamweight Championship | 135 lbs

Miguel Torres defeats Manny Tapia via KO/TKO at 3:04 of Round 2

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Mmaweekly large Manny "The Mangler" Tapia

Torres
KO/TKO
Round 2

Miguel Torres Manny Tapia

"The Mangler"

35-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   10-0-1
Climbed to 36-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 10-1
-461 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +371 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
East Chicago, Indiana   Fighting out of   USA
27 years, 10 months, 1 day   Age at Fight  
134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'5" (165cm)
72.0" (183cm)   Reach   N/A
Torres Martial Arts Academy   Gym   Millenia Jiu-Jitsu
WEC 37
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WEC 37: Torres vs Tapia
  • Date: Wednesday 12.03.2008
  • Referee: Josh Rosenthal
  • Venue: The Joint at the Hard Rock
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Frank Mir
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Craig Hummer
  • Torres Total Disclosed Pay: $44,000
  • Tapia Total Disclosed Pay: $6,000
  • Title on Line: WEC Bantamweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Torres
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