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Matt Hughes vs. Gil Castillo

Main Card | UFC Welterweight Championship | 170 lbs

Matt Hughes defeats Gil Castillo via KO/TKO at 5:00 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Matt Hughes
Mmaweekly large Gil Castillo

Hughes
KO/TKO
Round 1

32-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   6-1-0
Climbed to 33-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 6-2
-550 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +350 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Hillsboro, Illinois   Fighting out of   Concord, California
29 years, 1 month, 2 days   Age at Fight   37 years, 1 month, 1 day
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'9" (176cm)
73.0" (185cm)   Reach   N/A
Finney's HIT Squad   Gym   Cesar Gracie Jiu Jitsu
UFC 40
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 40: Vendetta
  • Date: Friday 11.22.2002
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 6 of 8)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: N/A
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jeff Osborne
  • Hughes Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Castillo Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Welterweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Hughes
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