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UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi

UFC Fight Night 36
  • Saturday 02.15.2014 at 10:30 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 | Prelims: UFC Fight Pass
  • Name: UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night Jaragua do Sul
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: Arena Jaragua
  • Location: Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jon Anik
  • Attendance: 7,511
  • TV Ratings: 1.4M avg. viewers
  • MMA Bouts: 12
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

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  • Fight of the Night
    Lyoto Machida vs. Gegard Mousasi   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Erick Silva vs. Takenori Sato   |   $50,000 bonus to Silva
  • Performance of the Night
    Charles Oliveira vs. Andy Ogle   |   $50,000 bonus to Oliveira
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Referees

  • Mario Yamasaki
    Machida vs. Mousasi (12)Silva vs. Sato (10)Oliveira vs. Ogle (8)Damm vs. Jorge (6)Arantes vs. Blanco (3)
  • Keith Peterson
    Souza vs. Carmont (11)Musoke vs. Andrade (9)Trinaldo vs. Ronson (5)Tumenov vs. Alcântara (2)
  • Osiris Maia
    Proctor vs. Marcello (7)Alcântara vs. Reis (4)Andrade vs. Tukhugov (1)

Fight Predictions

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UFC Fight Night 36 Wiki Update Wiki

This was Lyoto Machida's second fight at 185 lb. and Gegard Mousasi's first since the Dream 6: Middleweight GP 2008 Finals. Both fighters had previously fought in the light heavyweight division and even the heavyweight division. This was Mousasi's first real test in the UFC, and he comes into this fight very experienced with 39 pro fights to his credit. His first UFC bout was set for a main event at 205 lb. with Alexander Gustafsson but was cancelled due to a cut Alex sustained in training shortly before UFC on FUEL TV 9 in Sweden and he instead fought Ilir Latifi who he beat by unanimous decision. After a highly techncal fight, Machida would emerge with the unanimous decision win. The fight won "Fight of the Night" honors.


In the co-main event, decorated bjj whiz Ronaldo Souza fought the underdog Francis Carmont who came into the match with an 11 fight win streak, with six of those wins coming in the UFC. Souza would dominate much of the fight from back control on the way to a unanimous decision win over a visibly frustrated Carmont.


Attendance: 7,511
Live Gate: N/A

Average ticket price: N/A
Total fight time: 2:54:14 *UFC record*

Betting favorites went 7-4 (first prelim fight was even odds)
# of decisions: 10 *Tied UFC record along with UFC 169*
# of T/KOs: 1

# of Submissions: 1

# of fighters making UFC deut: 4

Undefeated fighters: 1


Fights by weight class:

HW:    0

LHW: 0

MW:   2

WW:  3

LW:   3

FW:   3

BW:   1

FLW:  0

WBW: 0


$50,000 "of the Night" bonuses:

Fight of the Night: Machida vs. Mousasi
Performance of the Night: Erik Silva, Charles Oliviera *First Performance of the Night bonuses awarded*

Last updated 02.27.2014, 9:10 AM ET
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Videos & Highlights

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