WEC 28

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WEC 28: Faber vs. Farrar
A poster or logo for WEC 28: Faber vs. Farrar.
Information
Promotion World Extreme Cagefighting
Date June 3, 2007
Venue Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
City Las Vegas, Nevada
Event chronology
WEC 27: Marshall vs. McElfresh WEC 28: Faber vs. Farrar WEC 29: Condit vs. Larson

WEC 28: Faber vs. Farrar was the fourth mixed martial arts event held by the World Extreme Cagefighting under Zuffa management. The event was held on June 3, 2007. WEC 28 was the first WEC to be aired live on the Versus Network. The main event was a Featherweight title defense by WEC Featherweight champion, Urijah Faber.

Results[edit]

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight Urijah Faber (c) def Chance Farrar submission (rear naked choke) 1 3:19 [a]
Featherweight Rani Yahya def Mark Hominick submission (rear naked choke) 1 1:19
Lightweight Alex Karalexis def Josh Smith majority decision (28–28, 29–27, 29–27) 3 5:00
Light Heavyweight Brian Stann def Craig Zellner TKO (punches) 1 4:57
Preliminary card
Welterweight Brock Larson def Kevin Knabjian TKO (punches) 1 0:27 [b]
Welterweight John Alessio def Alex Serdyukov submission (guillotine choke) 1 1:17 [c]
Featherweight Cub Swanson def Micah Miller unanimous decision (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Brian Bowles def Charlie Valencia submission (rear naked choke) 2 2:50
Featherweight Jeff Bedard def Mike French unanimous decision (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
  1. ^ For the Featherweight Championship.
  2. ^ Although preliminary, this bout aired on the live broadcast.
  3. ^ Although preliminary, this bout aired on the live broadcast.


Reported payouts[edit]

The following is the reported payout to the fighters as reported to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. It does not include sponsor money or "locker room" bonuses often given by the WEC. [1]

  • Urijah Faber: $20,000 ($10,000 win bonus) def. Chance Farrar:$4,000
  • Rani Yahya: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Mark Hominick: $6,000
  • Alex Karalexis: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. John Smith: $1,000
  • Brian Stann: $8,000 ($4,000 win bonus) def. Craig Zellner: $2,000
  • Brock Larson: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus) def. Kevin Knabjian: $2,000
  • John Alessio: $18,000 ($9,000 win bonus) def. Alex Serdyukov: $6,000
  • Cub Swanson: $8,000 ($4,000 win bonus) def. Micah Miller $4,000
  • Brian Bowles: $4,000 ($2,000 win bonus) def. Charlie Valencia $6,000
  • Jeff Bedard: $6,000 ($3,000 win bonus) def. Mike French: $3,000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Trembow, Ivan (2007-06-04). "FIGHTER SALARY BREAKDOWN FOR WEC 28". www.mmaweekly.com. Retrieved 2008-02-21. 

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