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Completed MMA Bout

Ricco Rodriguez vs. Randy Couture

Main Event | UFC Heavyweight Championship | 265 lbs

Ricco Rodriguez defeats Randy Couture via Submission at 3:04 of Round 5

Mmaweekly large Ricco "Suave" Rodriguez
Mmaweekly large Randy "The Natural" Couture

Rodriguez
Submission
Round 5

Ricco Rodriguez Randy Couture

"Suave" "The Natural"

13-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   10-4-0
Climbed to 14-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 10-5
Vacant   Title   Vacant
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Staten Island, New York   Fighting out of   Las Vegas, Nevada
25 years, 1 month, 1 day   Age at Fight   39 years, 3 months, 5 days
243.0 lbs (110.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   227.0 lbs (103.0 kgs)
6'4" (194cm)   Height   6'1" (186cm)
N/A   Reach   75.0" (191cm)
Ricco Rodriguez Fighting   Gym   Xtreme Couture
UFC 39
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 39: The Warriors Return
  • Date: Friday 09.27.2002
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Uncasville, Connecticut, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 8 of 8)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Jeff Osborne
  • Broadcast: N/A
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Ryan Bennett
  • Rodriguez Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Couture Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Heavyweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Vacant
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