Tim Sylvia returned to the UFC Octagon monday night for UFC Fight Night 3 to face Assuerio Silva. The event took place on Monday, January 16, 2006, at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ultimate Fight Night 3 featured 8 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC Fight Night 3 was headlined by a fight between Tim Sylvia and Assuerio Silva, with Stephan Bonnar vs. James Irvin serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Joshua Burkman went to battle against Drew Fickett. Let’s find out who won at the UFC Fight Night 3. View the full results for ‘Ultimate Fight Night 3’-led fight card below.
UFC Fight Night 3: Ultimate Fight Night 3
|January 16, 2006|
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
|Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Tim Sylvia vs. Assuerio Silva|
|Stephan Bonnar vs. James Irvin|
UFC Fight Night 3 was live 6,458 days days ago and was the 66th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC Fight Night 3
Below is the 8-fight order and UFC Fight Night 3 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Monday‘s event:
- Tim Sylvia defeated Assuerio Silva via Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Stephan Bonnar defeated James Irvin by Submission (Kimura) (Round 1 / 4:30)
- Joshua Burkman defeated Drew Fickett by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 1 / 1:07)
- Chris Leben defeated Jorge Rivera by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:44)
- Josh Neer defeated Melvin Guillard by Submission (Triangle Choke) (Round 1 / 4:20)
- Duane Ludwig defeated Jonathan Goulet by TKO (Punch) (Round 1 / 0:11)
- Spencer Fisher defeated Aaron Riley by TKO (Doctor Stoppage) (Round 1 / 5:00)
- Jason Von Flue defeated Alex Karalexis by Submission (Shoulder Choke) (Round 3 / 1:17)
UFC Fight Night 3 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Jason Von Flue vs. Alex Karalexis
The UFC Fight Night 3 began with Jason Von Flue taking on Alex Karalexis. Jason Von Flue defeated Alex Karalexis in Round 3 at 1:17 by Submission (Shoulder Choke).
Spencer Fisher vs. Aaron Riley
The second fight at UFC Fight Night 3 was Aaron Riley vs. Spencer Fisher. Spencer Fisher won in Round 1 at 5:00 by TKO (Doctor Stoppage).
Duane Ludwig vs. Jonathan Goulet
The following bout was between Jonathan Goulet and Duane Ludwig. Duane Ludwig beat Jonathan Goulet by TKO (Punch) in Round 1 at 0:11.
Josh Neer vs. Melvin Guillard
In the fourth bout, Josh Neer defeated Melvin Guillard by Submission (Triangle Choke) at 4:20 of Round 1.
Chris Leben vs. Jorge Rivera
The fifth bout ended at 1:44 of Round 1 with Chris Leben defeating Jorge Rivera by TKO (Punches).
Joshua Burkman vs. Drew Fickett
In sixth fight of the night, Drew Fickett lost to Joshua Burkman at 1:07 of Round 1.
Stephan Bonnar vs. James Irvin
In the co-main event Stephan Bonnar defeated James Irvin via Submission (Kimura) at 4:30 of Round 1; N/A was the third man in the cage.
Tim Sylvia vs. Assuerio Silva
In the main event, referee N/A called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 3. Tim Sylvia defeated Assuerio Silva by Decision (Unanimous).