Completed MMA Bout

Erik Koch vs. Jameel Massouh

Preliminary Card | Featherweight · 145 lbs | MMA

Erik Koch defeats Jameel Massouh via 3 Round Decision

Erik "The Phoenix" Koch
Jameel "The Sergeant" Massouh

Koch
Decision
Round 3

Erik Koch Jameel Massouh

"The Phoenix" "The Sergeant"

8-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   21-6-0
Climbed to 9-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 21-7
+160 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -195 (Moderate Favorite)
United States   Nationality   United States
Milwaukee, Wisconsin   Fighting out of   Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
21 years, 2 months, 2 weeks, 1 day   Age at Fight   25 years, 3 months, 1 week
146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
71.5" (182cm)   Reach   N/A
Hybrid Faction   Gym   Dave Strasser's Freestyle Academy of MMA
WEC 45
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WEC 45: Cerrone vs Ratcliff
  • Date: Saturday 12.19.2009
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: The Pearl at the Palms
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 1 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Frank Mir
  • Broadcast: No Broadcast
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Todd Harris
  • Koch Total Disclosed Pay: $4,000
  • Massouh Total Disclosed Pay: $3,000
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Koch vs. Massouh Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

at the orthopedist office. damn ac joint. why are you injured!
2 days, 12 hours, and 6 minutes
after
fighting poorly, losing, and geting a soulder separation all suck. #WEC
6 hours and 49 minutes
after
about to get my hands wraped and then slowly get warmed up. #WEC45 #WEC
3 hours and 59 minutes
before
Great sleep last night, eating breakfast and then relaxing with focus on tonight. #WEC #WEC45
9 hours and 32 minutes
before
oh the joys of making weight and then getting your weight up again. not a fun or easy task, but it's going to pay dividends.
1 day, 1 hour, and 1 minute
before
here at #WEC #WEC45 weigh ins and meetings. Two hours until food and drink time!
1 day, 4 hours, and 14 minutes
before
light dinner. weigh in tomorrow at 4pm. #WEC45
2 days and 24 minutes
before
time for my interview with the #WEC for#WEC45 .
2 days, 4 hours, and 43 seconds
before
eating lunch w Dave and Brian. @badboygarcia is also nearby eating here. Interview time soon.
2 days, 4 hours, and 43 minutes
before
Brian Feraghty is going to go practice with Mike Brown for a bit. So, I'm going to check that out and then go get some weight down running.
2 days, 9 hours, and 5 minutes
before
Brian and I just met none other than Ernie Reyes Jr. here at the Palms! He's doing an mma movie here in Vegas! #WEC45
2 days, 20 hours, and 54 minutes
before
Eatting with BJ Kojima, Mizugaki and our manager Shu afain at Little Budda again. Salmon, veggies , and brown rice. 7lbs to go. #WEC45
2 days, 23 hours, and 8 minutes
before
relaxing and then going to go get some practice in for #wec45. Thanks to Takaya Mizugaki for letting me borrow some mits.
3 days, 4 hours, and 4 minutes
before
By the way, last nihht I watched Benevidas practice. He's an animal. and his coach has an awesone mit style that is hardcore. #WEC45
3 days, 9 hours, and 49 minutes
before
going to go get some morning cardio in, then relax in the hottub, and get some rest for a hard practice tonight.
3 days, 9 hours, and 52 minutes
before
tonight I'm getting lots of sleep and tomorrow I'm going to continu getting focused. Big week.
3 days, 20 hours, and 13 minutes
before
sushi dinner with Shu, Mizukgaki, BJ Kojima, Brian, Jon Hasman, and his coach.
3 days, 22 hours, and 51 minutes
before
Eating lunch with Takaya Mizugaki. Thai food! #WEC45
4 days, 4 hours, and 22 minutes
before
Thank you @DanaWhite , @LorenzoFertitta and thee #WEC for an awesome Christmas present! Lovin' it! I'll fight hard at #WEC45
4 days, 6 hours, and 15 minutes
before
Just touched down in Vegas for #WEC45
4 days, 8 hours, and 29 minutes
before
Just finished reading "The Road" last night. It's really good in a depressing/ dark post apacalyptic kind of way. I want to see the movie.
5 days, 5 hours, and 54 minutes
before
Tomorrow Brian and I head out to vegas for that final stretch and weight cut.
5 days, 10 hours, and 53 minutes
before
Last day training at home. To
5 days, 10 hours, and 55 minutes
before
One last week. Here comes the fun part.
6 days and 19 minutes
before
I want to fight now! Is that so much to ask? One week until #WEC45. Waiting to fight is almost like waiting for Christmas!
1 week, 9 hours, and 9 minutes
before
My teammate David Oliva just won two awesome tournamentfights at #KSW12 in the 105kg class and will fight in the tournament finals in March!
1 week, 1 day, 4 hours, and 29 minutes
before
Watching #KSW12 with Dave Strasser. Our teammate David Oliva won his first fight in the tournament! Hopefully he'll continue to kill it.
1 week, 1 day, 5 hours, and 27 minutes
before
Worked out hard tonight with Sergio Gomez. He's returned to nearly unstopable form. Good training. He makes me find my best in practice.
1 week, 1 day, 21 hours, and 59 minutes
before
Check out this article on the #WEC website about #WEC45. http://www.wec.tv/index.cfm?fa=news.detail&gid=31076
1 week, 2 days, 9 hours, and 33 minutes
before
Gotta love WI and its sub zero temperatures, and you have to love that this is what it takes for dave to finally turn the heat on in the gym
1 week, 2 days, 12 hours, and 41 minutes
before
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