UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman
|UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman|
A poster or logo for 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 (also known 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 (punches)||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||Kurt Pellegrino||def.||Alberto Crane||TKO (punches)||2||1:55||[a]|
|Lightweight||Gray Maynard||def.||Dennis Siver||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 30–27, 29–28)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Jeremy Stephens||def.||Cole Miller||TKO (punches and elbows)||2||4:44|
|Lightweight||Corey Hill||def.||Joe Veres||TKO (punches)||2||0:37|
|Lightweight||Matt Wiman||def.||Justin Buchholz||Submission (rear-naked choke)||1||2:56|
- This preliminary bout was aired on the broadcast following the Cote vs McFedries bout.
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.