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Matt Hamill vs. Roger Hollett

Main Card | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Matt Hamill defeats Roger Hollett via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Matt "The Hammer" Hamill
Roger "The Hulk" Hollett

Round 3

Matt Hamill Roger Hollett

"The Hammer" "The Hulk"

10-4-0   Pro Record At Fight   13-3-0
Climbed to 11-4   Record After Fight   Fell to 13-4
-360 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +290 (Moderate Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Ca Canada
Utica, New York   Fighting out of   Albuquerque, New Mexico
35 years, 11 months, 3 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 11 months
205.6 lbs (93.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   203.6 lbs (92.4 kgs)
6'1" (185cm)   Height   5'11" (181cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   73.0" (185cm)
Team Punishment   Gym   Jackson Wink MMA
UFC 152
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort
  • Date: Saturday 09.22.2012 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Dan Miragliotta
  • Venue: Air Canada Centre
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 9 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Hamill Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Hollett Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Event Links:

Hamill vs. Hollett Wiki Update Wiki

The ninth bout of UFC 152 saw Matt Hamill make his return to the UFC against newcomer Roger Hollett.

Hamill took the center and backed Hollett up, but Hollett landed a few nice punches that got Hamill's attention. Hamill pressed forward and peppered Hollett with strikes as Hollett looked to counter with his hands. Hamill shot in for a takedown and got it easily then began pounding away to the side of Hollett's head as Hollett covered up. Many of the shots strayed to the back of the head but the beating continued and Hollett had no answer for it. Hollett got back to his feet before the horn and landed a big punch to the body.

Hollett had success early with his crisp boxing as Hamill's pace slowed. The men took the center and Hamill was bleeding from a few small cuts as Hollett just took target practice, going to the legs, body, and head with punches. Hamill got a rear body lock and a big slam takedown at the horn.

Hollett landed a few punches to start the third but Hamill took him down with ease. Hollett turtled up and took punches, similar to the first round. Hollett fought back to his feet and landed a big elbow on the way up, but Hamill got another easy takedown.

The judges scored the bout 29-28, 30-27, and 30-27 for Hamill, giving him the Unanimous Decision victory.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:34 PM ET
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Hamill vs. Hollett 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.

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The fight was bit rusty but atleast I got the win. I will have more weapon in next fight. I'm glad I'm back in... http://t.co/6wtQWRrS
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The fight was bit rusty but atleast I got the win. I will have more weapon in next fight. I'm glad I'm back in... http://t.co/RFvzGKo3
4 days
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5 days
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7 days
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