UFC 159 official results, staff, suspensions and weights

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Ultimate Fighting Championships

UFC 159

Jones vs. Sonnen PPV

Prudential Center

Newark

April 27, 2013

 

Bout 1

Kurt Holobaugh (101-567) vs. Steven Siler (100-614)

Holobaugh 145.   Siler 145.5

145

Referee Oliver

Judges Sanidad, Tirelli and Urso

Siler-Inspector Greskiewicz

Holobaugh-Inspector Dudley

Fight Entrance Check- Peterson

Siler wins unanimous decision in three rounds, all three judges 29-28 Siler suspended 45 days for scalp laceration.

Holobaugh suspended 60 days for lower lip laceration

 

Bout 2X

James Head (101-631) vs. Nick Catone (102-658)

Head 170.25.    Catone 173

170

Catone fined $2,600 weight penalty, payable to Head.

FIGHT CANCELED

 

Bout 3

Cody McKenzie (101-160) vs. Leonard. Garcia (104-328) Both weigh 145

145

Referee Miragliotta

Judges DePasquale, Sanidad and Tamburrino Garcia-Inspector Kerrigan

McKenzie- Inspector Carolei

Fight Entrance Check – Dean

McKenzie wins unanimous decision in three rounds, 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28 DePasquale.

 

Bout 4

Johnny Bedford (102-459) vs. Brian Caraway (102-814) Both weigh 136

135

Referee Peterson

Judges Colon, Sanidad and Tabora

Caraway – Inspector Suchocki

Bedford- Inspector Rodriguez

Fight Entrance Check-Dean

Caraway wins at 4:44 of round three via guillotine.

Caraway suspended 30 days for rest period.

Bedford suspended 60 days for facial laceration.

 

Bout 5

Sheila Gaff (132-096) vs. Sara McMann (116-454) Gaff 133.  McMann 134

135

Referee Oliver

Judges DePasquale, Sanidad and Tirelli

McMann – Inspector Perez

Gaff – Inspector Holland

Fight Entrance Check – Peterson

McMann wins TKO referee stoppage due to strikes at 4:06 of round one.

Gaff suspended 30 days for TKO.

 

Bout 6

Ovince St.Pruex (101-664) vs.Gian Villante (105-386) Both weigh 206

205

Referee Mulhall

Judges Colon, DePasquale and Tabora

Villante- Inspector Krawiec

St. Pruex – Inspector Morrison

Fight Entrance Check-Miragliotta

St. Pruex wins technical decision in three rounds, Colon 30-28, Tabora 30-29, and DePasquale. 29-29 after fight is stopped due to accidental foul eye poke in round three.

Villante suspended indefinite pending opthalmological clearance of left eye.

Villante suspended indefinite pending x-rays of lower leg and ankle

 

Bout 7

Yancy Medieros(115-760) vs Rustam Khabilov (128-048)

Medieros.  155.5.   Khabilov 156

155

Referee Miragliotta

Judges Sanidad, Tabora and Tirelli

Medeiros- Inspector Greskiewicz

Khabilov- Inspector Karavackas

Fight Entrance Check – Oliver

Khabilov wins via TKO due to thumb injury at 2:32 of round one.

Medeiros suspended indefinite pending orthopaedic clearance of right thumb.

 

Bout 8

Pat Healy (108-599) vs. Jim Miller (103-443) Healy 155.5.  Miller 155

155

Referee Dean

Judges Sanidad, Tamburrino and Urso

Miller- Inspectors Gudzak and Holland

Healy- Inspectors Sinclair and Dudley

Fight Entrance Check-Oliver

Healy wins via rear naked choke at 4:02 of round three.

Healy suspended 45 days for facial lacerations Miller suspended for 60 days recovery.

Miller suspended indefinite pending CT head scan.

 

Bout 9

Vinny Maghales (103-423) vs. Phil Davis (100-571)

Maghales 205.5.    Davis 205

205

Referee Miragliotta

Judges Colon, Tamburrino and Tirelli

Davis- Inspectors Kerrigan and Coban

Maghales – Inspectors Perez and Carolei

Fight Entrance Check-Mulhall

Davis wins unanimous decision in three rounds 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28 Tirelli.

Davis suspended indefinite pending orthopaedic clearance of left knee Davis suspended indefinite pending x-rays of left thumb.

 

Bout 10

Cheick Kongo (103-758) vs. Roy Nelson (106-885) Kongo 237.  Nelson 258

265

Referee Mulhall

Judges DePasquale, Tabora and Urso

Nelson- Inspectors  Rodriguez and Krawiec

Kongo- Inspectors Morrison and Suchocki

Fight Entrance Check- Miragliotta

Nelson wins via KO at 2:03 of round one.

Kongo suspended 30 days for KO.

 

Bout 11

Co-Feature

Alan Belcher (101-464) vs. Michael Bisping (105-916)

Belcher 185.   Bisping.  186

185

Referee Dean

Judges Sanidad, Tamburrino and Urso

Bisping – Inspectors Gudzak and Holland

Belcher – Inspectors Greskiewicz and Karavackas Fight Entrance Check-Mulhall Bisping wins technical decision in three rounds, 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28 Urso after fight is stopped due to accidental eye poke in round three.

Belcher suspended indefinite pending opthalmological clearance of right eye.

 

Bout 12

Main Event – 5 rounds

TITLE

Chael Sonnen (103-357) vs. Jon Jones (104-369) Both weigh 205

205

Referee Peterson

Judges Colon, Tirelli and Urso

Jones – Inspectors Lookchaomaesaitong and Sinclair Sonnen – Inspectors Carolei and Dudley Fight Entrance Check-Miragliotta Jones wins TKO referee stoppage due to unanswered strikes at 4:33 of round one.

Sonnen suspended 45 days for facial laceration Jones suspended indefinite pending orthopaedic clearance of left foot.

 

NJSACB STAFF—

 

Referees

1. Herb Dean

2. Dan Miragliotta

3. Kevin Mulhall

4. Gasper Oliver

5. Keith Peterson

 

Judges

1. Eric Colon

2. Michael DePasquale

3. Sue Sanidad

4. Jose Tabora

5. Tony Tamburrino

6. Dave Tirelli

7. Cardo Urso

 

Inspectors

1.Donnie Carolei

2 .Vincent Dudley

3.Justin Greskiewicz

4.Gary Gudzak

5. Munah Holland

6. Giedrius Karavackas

7. Liam Kerrigan

8. Henry Krawiec

9. Coban Lookchaomaesaitong

10. Mike Morrison

11. Chantelle Perez

12. Carlos Rodriguez

13. Vincent Sinclair

14. Rob Suchocki

 

Timekeepers

1. Fred Blumstein

2. Anthony Lynn

 

Scorekeeper

Ellen Rubin

 

Ringside Physicians

1. Dr. Vincent Guida

2. Dr. Michael Kelly

3. Dr. Steven Oxler

4. Dr. Stu Patel

 

Supervising Ringside Physician

Dr. Sherry Wulkan

 

Drug Testing Supervisor

Darryl Porter

 

Medical Inspectors

1. Steve Cirone

2. Arthur Henry

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