Ultimate Fighting Championship The premier mixed martial arts event in the world makes its debut in the Sunshine State with UFC42: Sudden Impact in Miami, Florida.
Welterweight Champion Matt Hughes defends his belt for the fourth time against undefeated top-ranked contender Sean Sherk.
In the co-main event, knockout artist Robbie Lawler takes on devastating kickboxer Pete Spratt.
The undercard features some of the best young rising stars in the sport. Duane "Bang" Ludwig takes on the "Neo Samurai" Genki Sudo in a lightweight showdown. Wesley "Cabbage" Correira battles Sean Alvarez in a heavyweight duel. Evan Tanner returns to take on UFC rookie Rich Franklin in a light heavy weight battle. Newcomers Romie Aram and Dave Strasser battle it out in a welterweight contest.
It's another huge night of fights from the most intense, full-contact event in sports today - The Ultimate Fighting Championship.
1. Mark Weir vs David Loiseau (prelim) 2. Hermes Franca vs. Richard Crunkilton (prelim) 3. Dave Strasser vs. Romie Aram (prelim) 4. Genki Sudo vs. Bang Ludwig 5. Rich Franklin vs. Evan Tanner 6. Cabbage Correira vs. Sean Alvarez 7. Robbie Lawler vs. Pete Spratt 8 Matt Hughes vs. Sean Sherk
Behind The Scenes
1. Hughes and Sherk Make Weight 2. Tim Sylvia on the Radio 3. Cabbage Makes Weight 4. Pete Spratt at the Weigh-in 5. Sean Sherk Makes His Way to the Arena 6. Miletich Locker Room Preps for Fights 7. Bang Ludwig Pre-Fight 8. Genki Sudo Enters the Octagon 9. "The Crow" Celebrates Post-Fight 10.Rich Frankllin Post-Fight 11.Spratt and Lawler Enter the Octagon 12.Richard Crunkiton Dislocates His Elbow 13.Pete Spratt Post-Fight 14. Matt Hughes Post-Fight
1. Matt Hughes 2 Sean Sherk 3. Robbie Lawler 4. Pete Spratt 5. Cabbage Correira 6. Sean Alvarez 7. Rich Franklin 8. Evan Tanner 9. Genki Sudo 10.Bang Ludwig 11.Dave Strasser 12.Romie Aram 13.Hermes Franca 14.Richard Crunkilton 15.Mark Weir 16.David Loiseau