Jens Pulver returned to the UFC Octagon friday night for UFC 35 to take on B.J. Penn. The event took place on Friday, January 11, 2002, at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Throwdown featured 8 bouts, some were more interesting to watch than others.
UFC 35 was headlined by a fight between Jens Pulver and B.J. Penn, with Ricco Rodriguez vs. Jeff Monson serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Murilo Bustamante went to battle against Dave Menne. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 35. View the full results for ‘Throwdown’-led fight card below.
UFC 35: Throwdown
|January 11, 2002|
Mohegan Sun Arena
|Jens Pulver vs. B.J. Penn|
|Ricco Rodriguez vs. Jeff Monson|
UFC 35 was live 7,932 days days ago and was the 39th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 35
Below is the 8-fight order and UFC 35 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Friday‘s event:
- Jens Pulver defeated B.J. Penn via Decision (Majority) (Round 5 / 5:00)
- Ricco Rodriguez defeated Jeff Monson by TKO (Punches) (Round 3 / 3:00)
- Murilo Bustamante defeated Dave Menne by TKO (Punches) (Round 2 / 0:44)
- Chuck Liddell defeated Amar Suloev by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Andrei Semenov defeated Ricardo Almeida by TKO (Punches) (Round 2 / 2:01)
- Kevin Randleman defeated Renato Sobral by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Gil Castillo defeated Chris Brennan by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Eugene Jackson defeated Keith Rockel by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 3:46)
UFC 35 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Eugene Jackson vs. Keith Rockel
The UFC 35 started with Eugene Jackson taking on Keith Rockel. Eugene Jackson defeated Keith Rockel in Round 2 at 3:46 by Submission (Guillotine Choke).
Gil Castillo vs. Chris Brennan
The second fight at UFC 35 was Chris Brennan vs. Gil Castillo. Gil Castillo won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).
Kevin Randleman vs. Renato Sobral
The following bout was between Renato Sobral and Kevin Randleman. Kevin Randleman beat Renato Sobral by Decision (Unanimous) in Round 3 at 5:00.
Andrei Semenov vs. Ricardo Almeida
In the fourth bout, Andrei Semenov defeated Ricardo Almeida by TKO (Punches) at 2:01 of Round 2.
Chuck Liddell vs. Amar Suloev
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Chuck Liddell defeating Amar Suloev by Decision (Unanimous).
Murilo Bustamante vs. Dave Menne
In sixth fight of the night, Dave Menne lost to Murilo Bustamante at 0:44 of Round 2.
Ricco Rodriguez vs. Jeff Monson
In the co-main event Ricco Rodriguez defeated Jeff Monson via TKO (Punches) at 3:00 of Round 3; N/A was the third man in the cage.
Jens Pulver vs. B.J. Penn
In the main event, referee N/A called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 5. Jens Pulver defeated B.J. Penn by Decision (Majority).