BJ Penn will once again will put his UFC lightweight title on the line against an always entertaining Diego Sanchez at UFC 107 “Penn vs. Sanchez” set for Dec. 12 at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee. Also, in a sure to be entertaining fight, Cheick Kongo will try to get past former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir in the co-main event.
UFC 107 preliminary card fights get started around 7pm EST with the PPV to follow at 10pm EST.
BJ Penn vs Diego Sanchez [T] Result: BJ Penn defeats Diego Sanchez via TKO (Cut) at 2:37 of R5.
Cheick Kongo vs. Frank Mir Result: Frank Mir defeats Cheick Kongo via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:23 of R1.
Jon Fitch vs. Mike Pierce Result: Jon Fitch defeats Mike Pierce via Unanimous Decision. (29-28 x3)
Kenny Florian vs. Clay Guida Result: Kenny Florian defeats Clay Guida via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:19 of R2.
Paul Buentello vs. Stefan Struve Result: Stefan Struve defeats Paul Buentello via Majority Decision. (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)
Alan Belcher vs. Wilson Gouveia Result: Alan Belcher defeats Wilson Gouveia via TKO (Strikes) at 3:03 of R1.
Shane Nelson vs. Matt Wiman Result: Matt Wiman defeats Shane Nelson via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)
Ricardo Funch vs. Johny Hendricks Result: Johny Hendricks defeats Ricardo Funch via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x2, 30-25)
Lucio Linhares vs. Rousimar Palhares Result: Rousimar Palhares defeats Lucio Linhares via Submission (Heel Hook) at 3:21 of R2.
Edgar Garcia vs. DaMarques Johnson Result: DaMarques Johnson defeats Edgar Garcia via Submission (Triangle) at 4:03 of R1.
Kevin Burns vs. TJ Grant Result: TJ Grant defeats Kevin Burns via TKO (Strikes) at 4:57 of R1.
UFC 107 drew a reported 13,896 fans for a total gate of $1.5 million+
Alan Belcher and Wilson Gouveia earned 65k for “Fight of the Night”
DaMarques Johnson earned 65k for “Submission of the Night”