UFC Fight Night: Sanchez vs. Riggs

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UFC Fight Night: 7
A poster or logo for UFC Fight Night: 7.
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date December 13, 2006
Venue MCAS Miramar
City San Diego, California
Event chronology
UFC 65: Bad Intentions UFC Fight Night: 7 UFC 66: Liddell vs. Ortiz

UFC Fight Night: Sanchez vs Riggs[1] referred to by the media as UFC Fight Night: 7 was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on December 13, 2006 at the MCAS Miramar near San Diego, California. It was the first UFC event to take place on a military base. The audience consisted almost entirely of United States Marines stationed at Miramar; only five pairs of seats were available to the public via auction. All auction proceeds went to the Marine Corps Community Services Quality of Life Programs for the Marines and Families.

The two-hour broadcast drew a 1.3 overall rating on Spike TV. The disclosed fighter payroll for the event was $163,000.[2]


Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Welterweight Diego Sanchez def Joe Riggs KO (knee and punches) 1 1:33
Welterweight Josh Koscheck def Jeff Joslin Unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Karo Parisyan def Drew Fickett Unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Marcus Davis def Shonie Carter Unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Preliminary Card
Middleweight Alan Belcher def Jorge Santiago Knockout (head kick) 3 2:45
Welterweight Luigi Fioravanti def Dave Menne TKO 1 4:44
Light Heavyweight David Heath def Victor Valimaki Split decision 3 5:00
Welterweight Brock Larson def Keita Nakamura Unanimous decision 3 5:00
Middleweight Logan Clark def Steve Byrnes Unanimous decision 3 5:00

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