Tito Ortiz returned to the UFC Octagon friday night for UFC 50 to battle Patrick Cote. The event took place on Friday, October 22, 2004, at the Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The War of ’04 featured 7 bouts, some were more fun to watch than others.
UFC 50 was headlined by a fight between Tito Ortiz and Patrick Cote, with Rich Franklin vs. Jorge Rivera serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, went to battle against . Let’s find out who won at the UFC 50. View the full results for ‘The War of ’04’-led fight card below.
UFC 50: The War of ’04
|October 22, 2004|
|Atlantic City, New Jersey|
|Tito Ortiz vs. Patrick Cote|
|Rich Franklin vs. Jorge Rivera|
UFC 50 was live 6,918 days days ago and was the 55th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 50
Below is the 7-fight order and UFC 50 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Friday‘s event:
- Tito Ortiz defeated Patrick Cote via Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Rich Franklin defeated Jorge Rivera by Submission (Armbar) (Round 3 / 4:28)
- Matt Hughes defeated Georges St. Pierre by Submission (Armbar) (Round 1 / 4:59)
- Frank Trigg defeated Renato Verissimo by TKO (Elbows) (Round 2 / 2:11)
- Evan Tanner defeated Robbie Lawler by Submission (Triangle Choke) (Round 1 / 2:22)
- Ivan Salaverry defeated Tony Fryklund by Submission (Body Lock) (Round 1 / 1:36)
- Travis Lutter defeated Marvin Eastman by KO (Punch) (Round 2 / 0:43)
UFC 50 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Travis Lutter vs. Marvin Eastman
The UFC 50 began with Travis Lutter taking on Marvin Eastman. Travis Lutter defeated Marvin Eastman in Round 2 at 0:43 by KO (Punch).
Ivan Salaverry vs. Tony Fryklund
The second fight at UFC 50 was Tony Fryklund vs. Ivan Salaverry. Ivan Salaverry won in Round 1 at 1:36 by Submission (Body Lock).
Evan Tanner vs. Robbie Lawler
The following bout was between Robbie Lawler and Evan Tanner. Evan Tanner beat Robbie Lawler by Submission (Triangle Choke) in Round 1 at 2:22.
Frank Trigg vs. Renato Verissimo
In the fourth bout, Frank Trigg defeated Renato Verissimo by TKO (Elbows) at 2:11 of Round 2.
Matt Hughes vs. Georges St. Pierre
The fifth bout ended at 4:59 of Round 1 with Matt Hughes defeating Georges St. Pierre by Submission (Armbar).
Rich Franklin vs. Jorge Rivera
In the co-main event Rich Franklin defeated Jorge Rivera via Submission (Armbar) at 4:28 of Round 3; Mario Yamasaki was the third man in the cage.
Tito Ortiz vs. Patrick Cote
In the main event, referee John McCarthy called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 3. Tito Ortiz defeated Patrick Cote by Decision (Unanimous).