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Carmelo Marrero vs. Cheick Kongo

Main Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA

Carmelo Marrero defeats Cheick Kongo via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Carmelo "The Fury" Marrero
Mmaweekly large Cheick Kongo

Marrero
Decision
Round 3

5-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   9-2-1
Climbed to 6-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 9-3
+450 (Heavy Underdog)   Betting Odds   -550 (Heavy Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Fr France
Douglasville, Pennsylvania   Fighting out of   Widnes, United Kingdom
25 years, 8 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 4 months, 6 days
222.0 lbs (100.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   226.0 lbs (102.5 kgs)
6'2" (188cm)   Height   6'4" (194cm)
73.5" (187cm)   Reach   81.0" (206cm)
American Top Team   Gym   Quoniam Gym
UFC 64
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 64: Unstoppable
  • Date: Saturday 10.14.2006
  • Referee: Yves Lavigne
  • Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 5 of 8)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Randy Couture
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Randy Couture
  • Marrero Total Disclosed Pay: $6,000
  • Kongo Total Disclosed Pay: $20,000
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