The Ultimate Fighter 3 Finale

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The Ultimate Fighter: Team Ortiz vs. Team Shamrock Finale
A poster or logo for The Ultimate Fighter: Team Ortiz vs. Team Shamrock Finale.
Information
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date June 24, 2006
Venue Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
City Las Vegas, Nevada
Event chronology
UFC 60: Hughes vs Gracie The Ultimate Fighter: Team Ortiz vs. Team Shamrock Finale Ultimate Fight Night 5

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Ortiz vs. Team Shamrock Finale was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on June 24, 2006.[1] Featured were the finals from The Ultimate Fighter 3 in both the Middleweight and Light Heavyweight divisions as well as a main event between Kenny Florian and Sam Stout.

During the event Randy Couture was inducted in to the UFC Hall of Fame and the return of Jens Pulver was announced.

Results[edit]

Preliminary card[edit]

  • Light Heavyweight bout: Mike Nickels vs. Wes Combs
Nickels wins by submission (rear naked choke) at 3:10 of the first round.
Hamill wins by TKO at 4:47 of the first round. This match was televised following the main event.
Fioravanti wins by knockout at 4:15 of the first round.
Starnes wins by submission (rear naked choke) at 2:56 of the first round.
Singer defeated Pointon by submission (triangle choke) at :44 of the first round.

Main card[edit]

Jardine wins by unanimous decision. All three judges scored it 29–28.
Grove wins by unanimous decision with all three judges scored the fight 29–28 to become the Season 3 Middleweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter. Dana White grants both fighters the six-figure contract.
Bisping wins by TKO (strikes) at 4:14 of the second round to become the Season 3 Light Heavyweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter.
Florian wins by submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:46 in the first round.

Bonus awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ultimate Fighter 3 Finale". Ufc.com. Retrieved 2009-03-05.