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Completed MMA Bout

Shane Roller vs. Jacob Volkmann

Preliminary Card | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA

Jacob Volkmann defeats Shane Roller via Submission at 2:38 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Jacob "Christmas" Volkmann
Mmaweekly large Shane Roller

Volkmann
Submission
Round 1

14-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-6-0
Climbed to 15-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-7
-185 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +155 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
White Bear Lake, Minnesota   Fighting out of   Tulsa, Oklahoma
32 years, 1 month   Age at Fight   33 years, 2 months
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
71.5" (182cm)   Reach   72.0" (183cm)
Minnesota Martial Arts Academy   Gym   Team Takedown
UFC on FX 5
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Silva
  • Date: Friday 10.05.2012 at 08:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: Target Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 3 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
  • Roller Total Disclosed Pay: $25,000
  • Volkmann Total Disclosed Pay: $40,000
  • Event Links:

Roller vs. Volkmann Wiki Update Wiki

Shane Roller met Jacob Volkmann on the preliminary card of UFC on FX 5 in the lightweight division.

Round 1

Roller stuffed an early takedown but Volkmann landed a nice uppercut then got Roller down against the fence and worked for the choke. The hold looked to be across the jaw, but after a struggled Roller relented and tapped.

The end came 2:38 into the first round, giving Volkmann the submission victory. Speaking with Volkmann following the win, Volkmann said, "It feels great. I submitted him."

Last updated 10.05.2012, 6:22 PM ET
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Roller vs. Volkmann Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1032  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Volkmann
78%
Roller
22%

Roller vs. Volkmann 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.

If u want a Volkmann For President shirt they are at http://t.co/iGRBY6Ze If romney wins I will stop making them. @ufc
5 days
after
Former wrestler Volkmann stars as UFC fighter http://t.co/lg1oOwvd via @mndailynews
4 days
after
http://t.co/mCRP5Wz9 Shane Roller Talks Retirement - "No Regrets. I Gave It My All" http://t.co/x5NdPCy4
4 days
after
Thx for all the tweets guys. I'll def miss competing. I had 14 fights under Zuffa in the WEC & UFC. It was a rush! @ufc
4 days
after
Looks like I'm hanging up the gloves for good. It was fun, but time to move on. Sux that it ended like that. Now startn the next chapter!!
3 days
after
Here's a vid of me & Jadyn. She's letn u know what we did tonight. No luck, but we had a blast. She was crackn me up! http://t.co/GWRu7aED
1 day
after
I. L
7 hours
after
By far the worst fight of my career. I was in great shape & ready, just didn't do a damn thing out there tonight. Off night 2 say the least
5 hours
after
Check out LIVE @UFC weigh-ins today on FUEL TV at 4PM CT. Myself and Jacob Volkmann will face off!
23 hours
before
FRIDAY OCT 5 - Be sure to watch my fight @ShaneRoller vs Jacob Volkmann - UFC Fight Live on FUEL TV - 5PM ET/ 4PM CT/ 2PM PT
1 day
before
Wanted to let everyone know I'll b fightn on @FUELTV friday, not on FX (like I said b4). Goes live at 4pm CT, I'll b 3rd fight. Feeln great!
1 day
before
Thx for all the Good Luck wishes. Excited to get back in the octagon. Weigh ins tomorrow, war on Fri. @FUELTV #UFC
1 day
before
The debate was interesting. Much better than the republican debate. In my mind Romney won. @ufc
1 day
before
I like romneys view on governments roll.
1 day
before
What is obamas view on the roll of government? Romney gave examples. @BarackObama
1 day
before
Ill say it again the true problem in healthcare is the insurance companies. @BarackObama
1 day
before
Romney won bank issue. @ufc @BarackObama
1 day
before
Obama and romney are on the right path in saying the insurance companies are the problem in the healthcare problem. @ufc @BarackObama
1 day
before
Don't be a fool Obama. Providers get reimbursed by insurance companies. @BarackObama
1 day
before
Entitlements... how about cutting long term welfare. @BarackObama @ufc
1 day
before
Obamas alternative energy grants/cuts need to go. @BarackObama
1 day
before
Full Contact Fighter (Official) Shane Roller Looking to Strike With Jacob Volkmann http://t.co/A25pZYuP
2 days
before
http://t.co/mNBusS5K UFC on FX 5's Shane Roller looking to put three-fight skid in past http://t.co/6WgC9OYL
2 days
before
Ill be on 93X at 830am in MN. @ufc
2 days
before
Wanted to let everyone know I'll b fightn on @FUELTV friday, not on FX (like I said b4). Goes live at 4pm CT, I'll b 3rd fight. Feeln great!
3 days
before
http://t.co/mNBusS5K http://t.co/hoUA3vIO
3 days
before
Don't ever give John Dodson an energy drink, because the same thing will happen to him as the squirrel from Over The Hedge. @ufc
3 days
before
After party Friday Oct 5th at Cowboy Jacks downtown Minneapolis.
5 days
before
That's some BS!! The guy fumbled the damn ball
6 days
before
@dc_mma @jamill_kelly @mark_munoz @jakerosholt @ctw78 ya, he plays hard, finishes every run
6 days
before
Check me out tonight on channel 5 in MN at 620pm. @ufc
8 days
before
Check me out tonight on channel 5 news in MN at 620pm. @ufc
8 days
before
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