B.J. Penn returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 107 to take on Diego Sanchez. The event took place on Saturday, December 12, 2009, at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. Penn vs. Sanchez featured 11 bouts, some were more fun to watch than others.
UFC 107 was headlined by a fight between B.J. Penn and Diego Sanchez, with Frank Mir vs. Cheick Kongo serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Alan Belcher went to war against Wilson Gouveia. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 107. View the full results for ‘Penn vs. Sanchez’-led fight card below.
UFC 107: Penn vs. Sanchez
|December 12, 2009|
|B.J. Penn vs. Diego Sanchez|
|Frank Mir vs. Cheick Kongo|
UFC 107 was live 4,773 days days ago and was the 142nd event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 107
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC 107 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- B.J. Penn defeated Diego Sanchez via TKO (Doctor Stoppage) (Round 5 / 2:37)
- Frank Mir defeated Cheick Kongo by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 1 / 1:12)
- Jon Fitch defeated Mike Pierce by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Kenny Florian defeated Clay Guida by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 2 / 2:19)
- Stefan Struve defeated Paul Buentello by Decision (Majority) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Alan Belcher defeated Wilson Gouveia by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 3:03)
- Matt Wiman defeated Shane Nelson by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Johny Hendricks defeated Ricardo Funch by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Rousimar Palhares defeated Lucio Linhares by Submission (Heel Hook) (Round 2 / 3:21)
- DaMarques Johnson defeated Edgar Garcia by Submission (Triangle Choke) (Round 1 / 4:03)
- T.J. Grant defeated Kevin Burns by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 4:57)
UFC 107 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
T.J. Grant vs. Kevin Burns
The UFC 107 started with T.J. Grant taking on Kevin Burns. T.J. Grant defeated Kevin Burns in Round 1 at 4:57 by TKO (Punches).
DaMarques Johnson vs. Edgar Garcia
The second fight at UFC 107 was Edgar Garcia vs. DaMarques Johnson. DaMarques Johnson won in Round 1 at 4:03 by Submission (Triangle Choke).
Rousimar Palhares vs. Lucio Linhares
The following bout was between Lucio Linhares and Rousimar Palhares. Rousimar Palhares beat Lucio Linhares by Submission (Heel Hook) in Round 2 at 3:21.
Johny Hendricks vs. Ricardo Funch
In the fourth bout, Johny Hendricks defeated Ricardo Funch by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Matt Wiman vs. Shane Nelson
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Matt Wiman defeating Shane Nelson by Decision (Unanimous).
Alan Belcher vs. Wilson Gouveia
In sixth fight of the night, Wilson Gouveia lost to Alan Belcher at 3:03 of Round 1.
Stefan Struve vs. Paul Buentello
Stefan Struve got the better of Paul Buentello and won by Decision (Majority) in Round 3 at 5:00.
Kenny Florian vs. Clay Guida
The eight bout was between Clay Guida and Kenny Florian. Kenny Florian beat Clay Guida by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 2:19 of Round 2.
Jon Fitch vs. Mike Pierce
The ninth fight at UFC 107 was Mike Pierce vs. Jon Fitch. Jon Fitch won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).
Frank Mir vs. Cheick Kongo
In the co-main event Frank Mir defeated Cheick Kongo via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 1:12 of Round 1; Herb Dean was the third man in the cage.
B.J. Penn vs. Diego Sanchez
In the main event, referee Herb Dean called an end to the bout at 2:37 of Round 5. B.J. Penn defeated Diego Sanchez by TKO (Doctor Stoppage).