UFC 56: Full Force Results

 

November 19, 2005

 MGM Grand Garden Arena

Las Vegas, Nevada

 

 

The UFC announced that Tito Ortiz and Ken Shamrock will be the coaches on season 3 of the Ultimate

Fighter - They will also face each other in the season finale. The UFC also announced that BJ Penn will be

back in the UFC (sometime in 2006) as well as Frank Mir.

 

Fight 1 - Welterweight Bout

Nick Thompson wins a three round unanimous decision over Keith Wisniewski

 

Fight 2 - Welterweight Bout

Thiago Alves wins by TKO at 2:25 of the first round over Ansar Chalangov

 

Fight 3 - Light Heavyweight Bout

Sam Hoger wins by submission (rear naked choke) at 2:05 of the second round over Jeff Newton

 

Fight 4 - Middleweight Bout

Jeremy Horn wins a three round unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) over Trevor Prangley

 

Fight 5 - Welterweight Bout

Georges St. Pierre wins by TKO (strikes) at 2:53 of the second round over Sean Sherk

 

Fight 6 - Welterweight Bout

Matt Hughes wins by submission (kimura) at 3:28 of the first round over Joe Riggs (non-title bout - Riggs

failed to make weight)

 

Fight 7 - Heavyweight Bout

Gabriel Gonzaga wins by TKO (strikes) at 4:39 of the third round over Kevin Jordan

 

Fight 8 - Middleweight Title Bout

Rich Franklin wins by knockout at 2:34 of the first round over Nate Quarry - Franklin retains title

 

 

 


(11/19/05)