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Sean McCorkle vs. Christian Morecraft

Preliminary Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs

Christian Morecraft defeats Sean McCorkle via Submission at 4:10 of Round 2

Mmaweekly large Christian Morecraft
Mmaweekly large Sean "Big Sexy" McCorkle

Morecraft
Submission
Round 2

6-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   10-1-0
Climbed to 7-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 10-2
-235 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +190 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Plymouth, Massachusetts   Fighting out of   Indianapolis, Indiana
24 years, 6 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   34 years, 8 months, 2 days
265.0 lbs (120.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   266.0 lbs (120.7 kgs)
6'6" (198cm)   Height   6'7" (201cm)
81.0" (206cm)   Reach   81.0" (206cm)
Team Bombsquad (Primary)
Cape Cod Fighting Alliance (Other)
  Gym   C-4 MMA
UFC Fight Night 24
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs. Davis
  • Date: Saturday 03.26.2011 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Anthony Hamlett
  • Venue: Key Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Seattle, Washington, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 4 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • McCorkle Total Disclosed Pay: $10,000
  • Morecraft Total Disclosed Pay: $12,000
  • Event Links:

McCorkle vs. Morecraft Wiki Update Wiki

No touch of gloves to start. A big kick by Morecraft to start things off. They clinch against the cage in the early going. McCorkle gets a takedown two minutes in and has top control. Good leg lock attempt by Morecraft. He can't secure it but gets top position and passes to half guard. Heavy elbows from Morecraft on top. A pause in action as Morecraft stands but won't engage the sitting McCorkle. Good GNP from Morecraft to close out the round and McCorkle has a serious mouse developing under his left eye.


A sloppy standup exchange starts off round two. Neither connects. A better combination by Morecraft near the 4:00 mark does real damage. McCorkle looks to take Morecraft's back off a scramble, but misses it and Morecraft gains top position again. More ground and pound from Morecraft opens up a cut on McCorkle, and McCorkle is getting busted up. Morecraft lets him up on purpose but all he gets from the strategy is a tie-up. A low blow from Morecraft stops the action, and McCorkle looks to regroup. McCorkle looks for a takedown and Morecraft slaps on a standing Guillotine Choke that puts McCorkle out on his feet.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:33 PM ET
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McCorkle vs. Morecraft Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 549  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
McCorkle
52%
Morecraft
48%

McCorkle vs. Morecraft 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.

@lastcall155 I would do anything to have abs like yours........except be 5'6"
5 days
after
If @lastcall155 was a rapper, his stage name would be Small Pacs
4 days
after
@lastcall155 @ufc don't get short with me (because you're little)
4 days
after
On my way to a weeks vacation on the beach, because my life is awesome.
3 days
after
@lastcall155 They had to get you out of there somehow
24 hours
after
@lastcall155 LOL! I forgot about that. Awesome
23 hours
after
@lastcall155 I was really hoping you'd get that, lol
23 hours
after
@lastcall155 You were great as Mike Meyers cop friend in "So I married an Axe Murderer"
22 hours
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I have to say that the blame for my loss last night falls squarely on the shoulders of @lastcall155 and his mind games
22 hours
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I'm apologizing because I forgot to add that my worst day is better than your best day. PS: I have a huge PP too
22 hours
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I want to apologize for my mass tweet sent out to all my haters last night.
22 hours
after
That's why I go back and forth with you guys on here. Just so I can laugh. Love ya! (not really)
5 hours
after
Lives. Jealousy will get you nowhere. And if you think anything you say bothers me at all, you're crazy. It's all entertainment to me
5 hours
after
There's not one of you haters that wouldn't trade places with me right now. Even if the UFC cuts me. Quit hating an do something with your
5 hours
after
I'm hilarious, I date women you can only dream of, and I'm one of the toughest men in the world, even if I got my ass kicked tonight
5 hours
after
Too many haters to address individually so I'll send out a mass tweet. I live a life you can only dream of. I'm good looking
5 hours
after
Shutting my phone off. Holla
1 hour
before
I just weighed in at 292. I am a weight cutting prodigy
3 hours
before
My official afterparty is at Ozzie's. Their website is www.ozziesseattle.com. It's hosted by headrush. Be there!
18 hours
before
@StefanStruve Not really. Morecraft seems a little upset, lol. He didn't really participate in the trash talking
22 hours
before
I was about to call bloodyelbow a 2nd rate something. So I asked my buddy what the worst Mma site on the web was and he said "bloodyelbow"
22 hours
before
Just made weight with no trouble at all. That's bad news for Morecraft
1 day
before
Just found out my fight will be shown live on the UFC's facebook page. I am awesome
2 days
before
@lastcall155 Enough small talk (because you're little)
4 days
before
@lastcall155 You look like Andy Garcia with downs syndrome
4 days
before
@lastcall155 Looks like Carmine from Laverne and Shirley
4 days
before
@lastcall155 Makes Elton John look manly
5 days
before
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