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Travis Wiuff vs. Anthony Gomez

Preliminary Card | Catchweight · 215 lbs

Travis Wiuff defeats Anthony Gomez via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Travis "Diesel" Wiuff
Anthony Gomez

Wiuff
Decision
Round 3

65-14-0   Pro Record At Fight   5-1-0
Climbed to 66-14   Record After Fight   Fell to 5-2
-155 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +135 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Rochester, Minnesota   Fighting out of   Chicago, Illinois
33 years, 11 months, 2 days   Age at Fight  
214.8 lbs (97.4 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   213.8 lbs (97.0 kgs)
6'2" (188cm)   Height   6'3" (191cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   77.0" (196cm)
Elite Performance MMA   Gym  
Bellator 60
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Bellator 60
  • Date: Friday 03.09.2012 at 08:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Jeff Malott
  • Venue: Horseshoe Casino
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Hammond, Indiana, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 9 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 215 lbs (97.5 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jimmy Smith
  • Wiuff Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Gomez Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Event Links:

Wiuff vs. Gomez Wiki Update Wiki

Wiuff and Gomez met in a catchweight bout following the main card.


Wiuff attacked Gomez with powerful punches at the start of the fight, getting him to the canvas and working some ground and pound against the cage. Gomez got back to his feet but Wiuff hip tossed him back to the mat, where his dominance continued. Again Gomez got back to his feet and again Wiuff tripped him back down.


Gomez defended a few early takedowns in the second but Wiuff still got him down within the first minute. Wiuff went for a Kimura but Gomez defended the hold and rolled Wiuff to wind up on top, where he worked short punches from half guard for several minutes. The referee stood the fighters up and Wiuff got Gomez back down before the bell.


The fighters exchanged strikes from close range in the early going in the final round, with Wiuff getting the better of the action before landing another easy takedown.


The judges scored the bout 29-28 across the board for Wiuff, giving him the decision victory.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:29 PM ET
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Wiuff vs. Gomez Fight Predictions

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