By Zach Arnold | April 21, 2012
Event: UFC 145 (Saturday, April 21st, at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia)
TV: FX prelims, PPV main card
- Featherweights: Marcus Brimage (+230) defeated Maximo Blanco after 3R by split decision.
- Welterweights: Chris Clements (-220) defeated Keith Wisniewski after 3R by split decision.
- Lightweights: Anthony Njokuani (-200, 2 to 1 favorite) defeated John Makdessi after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Lightweights: Mac Danzig (-200, 2 to 1 favorite) defeated Efrain Escudero after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Welterweights: Matt Brown (+250) defeated Stephen Thompson after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Heavyweights: Travis Browne (-260, 13 to 5 favorite) defeated Chad Griggs in R1 in 2′29 by arm-triangle.
- Lightweights: Mark Bocek (-400, 4 to 1 favorite) defeated John Alessio after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Featherweights: Eddie Yagin (+450) defeated Mark Hominick after 3R by split decision.
- Bantamweights: Michael McDonald (EVEN) defeated Miguel Torres in R1 in 3′18 by KO.
- Heavyweights: Ben Rothwell (+220) defeated Brendan Schaub in R1 in 1′10 by KO.
- Welterweights: Rory MacDonald (-600, 6 to 1 favorite) defeated Che Mills in R2 in 2′20 by TKO.
- UFC Light Heavyweight title match: Jon Jones (-450, 9 to 2 favorite) defeated Rashad Evans after 5R by unanimous decision.
March & April 2012 results
Event: Strikeforce on Saturday, March 3rd, at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio
- Ryan Couture defeated Conor Heun in R3 at 2′52 by TKO.
- Pat Healy defeated Caros Fodor in R3 at 3′35 with an arm triangle.
- Roger Bowling defeatedBrandon Saling in R2 at 1′15 by TKO.
- Sarah Kaufman defeated Alexis Davis after 3R by majority decision.
- Middleweights: Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza defeated Bristol Marunde in R3 at 2′43 with an arm triangle choke.
- Lumumba Sayers defeated Scott Smith in R1 at 1′34 with a choke.
- Welterweights: Kazuo Misaki defeated Paul Daley after 3R by split decision.
- Josh Thomson defeated KJ Noons after 3R by unanimous decision (29-28 three times).
- Women’s 135 pound title match: Ronda Rousey defeated Miesha Tate in R1 at 4′27 by submission with armbar to win the title.
UFC Australia: Kampmann saves his career w/ last-minute choke
Event: UFC on FX 2 (Friday, March 2nd at Allphones Arena in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)
- Heavyweights: Shawn Jordan defeated Oli Thompson in R2 in 3′53 by TKO.
- Featherweights: Daniel Pineda defeated Mackens Semerzier in R1 in 2′05 with a triangle.
- Welterweights: TJ Waldburger defeated Jake Hecht in R1 in 55 seconds with an armbar.
- Middleweights: Andrew Craig defeated Kyle Noke after 3R by unanimous decision (29-28 three times).
- Featherweights: Steven Siler defeated Cole Miller after 3R by unanimous decision (29-28 three times).
- Light Heavyweights: Anthony Perosh defeated Nick Penner in R1 in 4′59 by TKO.
- Light Heavyweights: James Te Huna dfeated Aaron Rosa in R1 in 2′08 by TKO.
- Middleweights: Constantinos Philippou defeated Court McGee after 3R by unanimous decision (29-28 three times).
- UFC Flyweight tournament: Demetrious Johnson defeated Ian McCall after 3R by majority decision (29-28 twice, 29-29.)
- UFC Flyweight tournament: Joe Benavidez defeated Yasuhiro Urushitani in R2 in 11 seconds by KO.
- Welterweights: Martin Kampmann defeated Thiago Alves in R3 in 4′12 with a choke.
Event: UFC Sweden (Saturday, April 14th at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden)
TV: Fuel TV
- Welterweights: Simeon Thoresen defeated Besam Yousef in R2 in 2′36 by choke.
- Middleweights: Francis Carmont defeated Magnus Cedenblad in R2 in 1′42 by choke.
- Featherweights: Jason Young defeated Eric Wisely after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Lightweights: Reza Madadi defeated Yoislandy Izquierdo in R2 in 1′28 by choke.
- Light Heavyweights: Cyrille Diabete defeated Tom DeBlass after 3R by majority decision.
- Welterweights: James Head defeated Papy Abedi in R1 in 4′33 by choke.
- Bantamweights: Brad Pickett defeated Damacio Page in R2 in 4′05 by choke.
- Dennis Siver defeated Diego Nunes after 3R by unanimous decision.
- Welterweights: John Maguire defeated Damarques Johnson in R2 in 4′40 by armbar.
- Welterweights: Siyar Bahadurzada defeated Paulo Thiago in R1 in 42 seconds by KO.
- Middleweights: Brian Stann defeated Alessio Sakara in R1 in 2′26 by KO.
- Light Heavyweight: Alexander Gustafsson defeated Thiago Silva after 3R by unanimous decision.