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Chuck Liddell vs. Maurício Rua

Co-Main Event | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Maurício Rua defeats Chuck Liddell via KO/TKO at 4:28 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Maurício "Shogun" Rua
Mmaweekly large Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell

Rua
KO/TKO
Round 1

Maurício Rua Chuck Liddell

"Shogun" "The Iceman"

17-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   21-6-0
Climbed to 18-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 21-7
+148 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -168 (Slight Favorite)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil   Fighting out of   San Luis Obispo, California
27 years, 4 months, 3 days   Age at Fight   39 years, 4 months, 1 day
206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)
6'1" (185cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   76.5" (194cm)
Kings MMA   Gym   The Pit
UFC 97
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 97: Redemption
  • Date: Saturday 04.18.2009
  • Referee: Mario Yamasaki
  • Venue: Bell Centre
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 10 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
  • Liddell Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Rua Total Disclosed Pay: $70,000
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    Training  |  Mauricio Rua Training Video by BadBoy report dead link

    BadBoy brand produced this training video of Mauricio "Shogun" Rua preparing for his fight with Chuck Liddell.

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