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Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O'Connell

Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Sean O'Connell defeats Matt Van Buren via KO/TKO at 2:11 of Round 3

Sean "The Real OC" O'Connell
Matt "Gutter" Van Buren

O'Connell
KO/TKO
Round 3

Sean O'Connell Matt Van Buren

"The Real OC" "Gutter"

15-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   6-3-0
Climbed to 16-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 6-4
-205 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +175 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Salt Lake City, Utah   Fighting out of   Coconut Creek, Florida, United States
31 years, 4 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   28 years, 7 months, 6 days
206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs)
6'1" (185cm)   Height   6'5" (196cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   76.5" (194cm)
Jeremy Horn's Elite Performance   Gym   Alliance MMA
UFC Fight Night 59
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver
  • Date: Sunday 01.18.2015 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Gary Forman
  • Venue: TD Garden
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 2 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Van Buren Total Disclosed Pay: $60,000
  • O'Connell Total Disclosed Pay: $70,000
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Van Buren vs. O'Connell Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1403  
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KO/TKO
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Decision
O'Connell
79%
Van Buren
21%

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