Quinton Jackson returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 96 to take on Keith Jardine. The event took place on Saturday, March 7, 2009, at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Jackson vs. Jardine featured 10 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC 96 was headlined by a fight between Quinton Jackson and Keith Jardine, with Shane Carwin vs. Gabriel Gonzaga serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Gray Maynard went to war against Jim Miller. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 96. View the full results for ‘Jackson vs. Jardine’-led fight card below.
UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine
|March 7, 2009|
|Quinton Jackson vs. Keith Jardine|
|Shane Carwin vs. Gabriel Gonzaga|
UFC 96 was live 5,390 days days ago and was the 127th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 96
Below is the 10-fight order and UFC 96 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Quinton Jackson defeated Keith Jardine via Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Shane Carwin defeated Gabriel Gonzaga by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:09)
- Matt Brown defeated Pete Sell by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:32)
- Matt Hamill defeated Mark Munoz by KO (Head Kick) (Round 1 / 3:53)
- Gray Maynard defeated Jim Miller by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Tamdan McCrory defeated Ryan Madigan by Submission (Punches) (Round 1 / 3:35)
- Kendall Grove defeated Jason Day by TKO (Punches and Elbows) (Round 1 / 1:32)
- Jason Brilz defeated Tim Boetsch by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Brandon Vera defeated Michael Patt by TKO (Leg Kicks) (Round 2 / 1:27)
- Shane Nelson defeated Aaron Riley by TKO (Punch) (Round 1 / 0:44)
UFC 96 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Shane Nelson vs. Aaron Riley
The UFC 96 began with Shane Nelson taking on Aaron Riley. Shane Nelson defeated Aaron Riley in Round 1 at 0:44 by TKO (Punch).
Brandon Vera vs. Michael Patt
The second fight at UFC 96 was Michael Patt vs. Brandon Vera. Brandon Vera won in Round 2 at 1:27 by TKO (Leg Kicks).
Jason Brilz vs. Tim Boetsch
The following bout was between Tim Boetsch and Jason Brilz. Jason Brilz beat Tim Boetsch by Decision (Unanimous) in Round 3 at 5:00.
Kendall Grove vs. Jason Day
In the fourth bout, Kendall Grove defeated Jason Day by TKO (Punches and Elbows) at 1:32 of Round 1.
Tamdan McCrory vs. Ryan Madigan
The fifth bout ended at 3:35 of Round 1 with Tamdan McCrory defeating Ryan Madigan by Submission (Punches).
Gray Maynard vs. Jim Miller
In sixth fight of the night, Jim Miller lost to Gray Maynard at 5:00 of Round 3.
Matt Hamill vs. Mark Munoz
Matt Hamill got the better of Mark Munoz and won by KO (Head Kick) in Round 1 at 3:53.
Matt Brown vs. Pete Sell
The eight bout was between Pete Sell and Matt Brown. Matt Brown beat Pete Sell by TKO (Punches) at 1:32 of Round 1.
Shane Carwin vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
In the co-main event Shane Carwin defeated Gabriel Gonzaga via TKO (Punches) at 1:09 of Round 1; Dan Miragliotta was the third man in the cage.
Quinton Jackson vs. Keith Jardine
In the main event, referee Yves Lavigne called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 3. Quinton Jackson defeated Keith Jardine by Decision (Unanimous).