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Completed MMA Bout

Maurício Rua vs. Chael Sonnen

Main Event | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Chael Sonnen defeats Maurício Rua via Submission at 4:47 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Chael Sonnen
Mmaweekly large Maurício "Shogun" Rua

Round 1

27-13-1   Pro Record At Fight   21-7-0
Climbed to 28-13   Record After Fight   Fell to 21-8
+145 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -170 (Slight Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Br Brazil
West Linn, Oregon   Fighting out of   Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
36 years, 4 months   Age at Fight   31 years, 8 months, 2 days
205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs)
6'1" (186cm)   Height   6'1" (185cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Gracie Barra Portland (Other)
Team Quest Portland (Primary)
  Gym   Kings MMA
UFC Fight Night 26
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen
  • Date: Saturday 08.17.2013 at 08:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: TD Garden
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 13 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Rua Total Disclosed Pay: $175,000
  • Sonnen Total Disclosed Pay: $150,000
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Videos & Highlights

    Training  |  Shogun vs Sonnen: UFC Open Workouts Recap report dead link

    Watch Chael Sonnen and Shogun Rua hit pads and work out for fans in Boston.

  • Training  |  FOX Sports 1: Shogun Trains at Kings MMA report dead link

    Watch Shogun Rua prepare for his bout with Chael Sonnen at King's MMA.

  • Promo Video  |  FOX Sports 1: Main Event Preview report dead link

    Watch Joe Rogan break down Shogun Rua vs. Chael Sonnen at FOX Sports 1.

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