UFC 60 Hughes vs. Gracie

UFC 60 – Hughes vs. Gracie

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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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