WEC 40 “Torres vs Mizugaki” Results



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  • Miguel Torres vs. Takeya Mizugaki
    Result: Miguel Torres defeats Takeya Mizugaki by Unanimous Decision. (48-47, 49-46 x2)
  • Joseph Benavidez vs. Jeff Curran
    Result: Joseph Benavidez defeats Jeff Curran via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x2, 29-28)

  • Ben Henderson vs. Shane Roller
    Result: Ben Henderson defeats Shane Roller via TKO (Strikes) at 1:41 of R1.
  • Rafael Assuncao vs. Jameel Massouh
    Result: Raphael Assuncao defeats Jameel Massouh via Unaninous Decision. (30-27 x3)


  • Anthony Njokuani vs. Bart Palaszewski
    Result: Anthony Njokuani defeats Bart Palaszewski via TKO (Strikes) at 0:27 of R2.
  • Dominick Cruz vs. Ivan Lopez
    Result: Dominick Cruz defeats Ivan Lopez via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x2, 29-28)
  • Wagnney Fabiano vs. Fredson Paixao
    Result: Wagnney Fabiano defeats Fredson Paixao via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)

  • Eddie Wineland vs. Rani Yahya
    Result: Rani Yahya defeats Eddie Wineland via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:07 of R1.
  • Akitoshi Tamura vs. Manny Tapia
    Result: Akitoshi Tamura defeats Manny Tapia via Unanimous Decision. (29-28 x3)
  • Mike Budnik vs. Rafael Dias
    Result: Rafael Dias defeats Mike Budnik via Unanimous Decision. (30-27, 29-28 x2)


  1. tom

    April 5, 2009 at 11:41 am

    SUCKS THAT BART AND EDDIE WINELAND both lost..hope they come back


    April 5, 2009 at 12:02 pm

    didnt bart just fight on the last ppv?

  3. kom34

    April 5, 2009 at 2:14 pm

    i cant believe curran lost. i guess that throws away any chance of him fighting torres anytime soon.

  4. Jack

    April 5, 2009 at 2:43 pm

    I think Miz fought well enough to get a rematch after the Bowels fight. If Torres wins that is.

  5. Karlo

    April 6, 2009 at 6:29 am

    Mizugaki fought VERY well, he'll definitely get a rematch at some point, loved the way he countered

  6. steve

    April 6, 2009 at 11:25 am

    I thought Mizugaki was outsriking him and landing the cleaner shots for the first 3 rounds. I gave Torres the 2nd round and 4th and had it even going into the 5th round. It was obvious that Mizugaki got tires in the 4th and 5th doing almost nothing but laying on the fence. It was funny to hear Frank Mir try and say that Torres was landing the cleaner blows. When it was the opposite and then he said that he wasnt losing the stand up but he was trying to take it down to avoid being cut more. He may have wanted to not get cut more but he was getting outstruck. Torres was clinching well but he won that fight b/c Mizugaki got tired.

  7. dane drebin

    April 6, 2009 at 4:25 pm

    id definetly like to see mizugaki fight torres without being on short notice and having a full training camp.

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