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Rashad Evans vs. Forrest Griffin

Main Event | UFC Light Heavyweight Championship | 205 lbs

Rashad Evans defeats Forrest Griffin via KO/TKO at 2:46 of Round 3

Mmaweekly large "Suga" Rashad Evans
Mmaweekly large Forrest Griffin

Evans
KO/TKO
Round 3

12-0-1   Pro Record At Fight   16-4-0
Climbed to 13-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 16-5
-120 (Near Even)   Betting Odds   -105 (Near Even)
Challenger   Title   Champion
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Boca Raton, Florida   Fighting out of   Las Vegas, Nevada
29 years, 3 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   29 years, 5 months, 3 weeks, 5 days
203.0 lbs (92.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs)
6'0" (183cm)   Height   6'3" (191cm)
75.0" (191cm)   Reach   77.0" (196cm)
Blackzilians   Gym   Xtreme Couture
UFC 92
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008
  • Date: Saturday 12.27.2008
  • Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Evans Total Disclosed Pay: $190,000
  • Griffin Total Disclosed Pay: $160,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Griffin
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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Forrest Griffin UFC 92 interview video report dead link

    Watch this video interview with Forrest Griffin prior to his UFC 92 title fight against Rashad Evans.

  • Interview  |  Rashad Evans UFC 92 interview video report dead link

    Watch this video interview with Rashad Evans prior to his UFC 92 title fight against Forrest Griffin.

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