Main Card | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA
Matt Hamill defeats Roger Hollett via 3 Round Decision
|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)|
|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|
- 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
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.
Hamill vs. Hollett Fight Predictions
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.
- The fight was bit rusty but atleast I got the win. I will keep you post when the next fight and thank you for... http://t.co/xKx5E26w
- 4 days
- 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
- 4 days
- 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
- Me and Tierra traditional pic before I go to war at Ontario, Canada. UFC 152 http://t.co/Cx3MP4q6
- 5 days
- Me and Tierra traditional pic before I go to war at Ontario, Canada. UFC 152 http://t.co/F7cskCIy
- 5 days
- I'm at The Cage in Baggs Square Utica sat 15th for pre fight party from 2 to 4pm. Family and kids is welcome.
- 7 days
- EXCLUSIVE - @Hammerufc walkout shirt for #UFC 152 from @headrushbrand available at @mmawarehouse http://t.co/p8WHwQmr
- 8 days