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Matt Hughes vs. Georges St. Pierre I

Co-Main Event | UFC Vacant Welterweight Championship | 170 lbs

Matt Hughes defeats Georges St. Pierre via Submission at 4:59 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Matt Hughes
Georges "Rush" St. Pierre

Hughes
Submission
Round 1

36-4-0   Pro Record At Fight   7-0-0
Climbed to 37-4   Record After Fight   Fell to 7-1
-285 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +225 (Moderate Underdog)
Vacant   Title   Vacant
Us United States   Nationality   Ca Canada
Hillsboro, Illinois   Fighting out of   Montreal, Quebec, Canada
31 years, 2 days   Age at Fight   23 years, 5 months, 3 days
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   169.0 lbs (76.7 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'11" (180cm)
73.0" (185cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Finney's HIT Squad   Gym   Tristar Gym
UFC 50
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 50: The War of '04
  • Date: Friday 10.22.2004
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: Trump Taj Mahal
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 5 of 7)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Frank Mir
  • Broadcast: N/A
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Kerri Kasem
  • Hughes Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • St. Pierre Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Vacant Welterweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Vacant
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