UFC 49 – Unfinished Business
UFC 49: Unfinished Business was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on August 21, 2004, at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States, and later released on DVD.
It featured the anticipated rubber match between Light Heavyweight Champion Vitor Belfort and Randy Couture, following a disappointing doctor’s stoppage in their last encounter at UFC 46.
This event featured the last UFC fight in the lightweight division until UFC 58 on March 4, 2006.
|Light Heavyweight||Randy Couture||def.||Vitor Belfort (c)||TKO (doctor stoppage)||3||5:00||[a]|
|Middleweight||Joe Riggs||def.||Joe Doerksen||Submission (elbows)||2||3:39|
|Light Heavyweight||Chuck Liddell||def.||Vernon White||KO (punch)||1||4:05|
|Middleweight||David Terrell||def.||Matt Lindland||KO (punches)||1||0:24|
|Heavyweight||Justin Eilers||def.||Mike Kyle||KO (punch)||1||1:14|
|Welterweight||Chris Lytle||def.||Ronald Jhun||Submission (guillotine choke)||2||1:17|
|Welterweight||Karo Parisyan||def.||Nick Diaz||Decision (split)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Yves Edwards||def.||Josh Thomson||KO (flying head kick and punches)||1||4:32|