Completed MMA Bout

Rousimar Palhares vs. Jake Shields

Main Event | WSOF Welterweight Championship | 170 lbs

Rousimar Palhares defeats Jake Shields via Submission at 2:02 of Round 3

Rousimar "Toquinho" Palhares
Jake Shields

Palhares
Submission
Round 3

17-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   31-7-1
Climbed to 18-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 31-8
+145 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -165 (Slight Favorite)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Brazil   Nationality   United States
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Fighting out of   San Francisco, California
35 years, 5 months, 1 week, 5 days   Age at Fight   36 years, 6 months, 3 weeks, 2 days
169.8 lbs (77.0 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)
5'8" (173cm)   Height   6'0" (183cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   72.0" (183cm)
Team Nogueira   Gym   Cesar Gracie Jiu Jitsu
WSOF 22
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields
  • Date: Saturday 08.01.2015 at 10:30 PM ET
  • Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
  • Venue: Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Bas Rutten
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joey Varner
  • Palhares Total Disclosed Pay: $80,000
  • Shields Total Disclosed Pay: $35,000
  • Title on Line: WSOF Welterweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Palhares
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Palhares vs. Shields Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 360  
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Decision
Palhares
35%
Shields
65%
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