UFC 60 Hughes vs. Gracie

UFC 60 – Hughes vs. Gracie

  • UFC 60 – Hughes vs. Gracie

    UFC 60 Hughes vs. Gracie

    UFC 60

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    UFC 60: Hughes vs. Gracie was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on May 27, 2006.[2] The event took place at the Staples Center, in Los Angeles, California and was broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States and Canada.

    Headlining the card was a non-title catchweight (175 lb) match between then-current UFC Welterweight Champion Matt Hughes, and UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie, the winner of UFC 1, UFC 2 and UFC 4. This was Gracie’s first match in the UFC and in the United States since UFC 5.

    The event drew 620,000 buys, becoming the best-selling pay-per-view in UFC history up to that point, and the first to break the $20 million mark in gross PPV sales.[3]

    Results: SPOILER

    Main Card
    Weight classMethodRoundTimeNotes
    Catchweight (175 lb)Matt Hughesdef.Royce GracieTKO (punches)14:39
    Light HeavyweightDean Listerdef.Alessio SakaraSubmission (triangle choke)12:20
    WelterweightDiego Sanchezdef.John AlessioDecision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28)35:00
    HeavyweightBrandon Veradef.Assuerio SilvaSubmission (guillotine choke)12:39
    MiddleweightMike Swickdef.Joe RiggsSubmission (guillotine choke)12:19
    Preliminary Card
    MiddleweightJeremy Horndef.Chael SonnenSubmission (armbar)21:17[a]
    LightweightSpencer Fisherdef.Matt WimanKO (flying knee)21:43[b]
    HeavyweightGabriel Gonzagadef.Fabiano SchernerTKO (punches)20:24
    LightweightMelvin Guillarddef.Rick DavisKO (punch)11:37

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