UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman
|UFC Fight Night: Swick vs Burkman|
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||January 23, 2008|
|Venue||Palms Casino Resort|
|City||Las Vegas, Nevada|
UFC Fight Night: Swick vs Burkman referred to by the media as UFC Fight Night 12 was a mixed martial arts (MMA) event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on January 23, 2008 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The main event featured former The Ultimate Fighter contestants Mike Swick and Josh Burkman in a welterweight matchup. This event was Swick's debut at welterweight, as he had been competing at middleweight prior to the show.
|Main card (Spike TV)|
|Welterweight||Mike Swick||def.||Josh Burkman||Decision (majority) (29–28, 29–28, 29–29)||3||5:00|
|Middleweight||Patrick Côté||def.||Drew McFedries||TKO (strikes)||1||1:44|
|Lightweight||Thiago Tavares||def.||Michihiro Omigawa||Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 30–27)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Nate Diaz||def.||Alvin Robinson||Submission (triangle choke)||1||3:39|
|Lightweight||Gray Maynard||def.||Dennis Siver||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 30–27)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Kurt Pellegrino||def.||Alberto Crane||TKO (punches)||2||1:52||[a]|
|Lightweight||Jeremy Stephens||def.||Cole Miller||TKO (strikes)||2||4:44|
|Lightweight||Corey Hill||def.||Joe Veres||TKO (strikes)||2||0:37|
|Lightweight||Matt Wiman||def.||Justin Buchholz||Submission (rear-naked choke)||1||2:56|
- This was the only preliminary bout aired during the broadcast.
Fighters were awarded $40,000 bonuses.
- Fight of the Night: Gray Maynard vs. Dennis Siver
- Knockout of the Night: Patrick Côté
- Submission of the Night: Nate Diaz
- "UFC Fight Night: Swick v. Burkman". UFC.com. Retrieved 2007-12-20.
- Rios, Tomas (January 23, 2008). "An ‘Ultimate Fighter' Fight Night". Sherdog.com. Retrieved 2008-01-23.