UFC Ultimate Fight Night 3
|Ultimate Fight Night 3|
A poster or logo for Ultimate Fight Night 3.
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||January 16, 2006|
|Venue||Hard Rock Hotel and Casino|
|City||Las Vegas, Nevada|
Ultimate Fight Night 3 was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on January 16, 2006. The event took place at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and was broadcast live on Spike TV in the United States and Canada. The main event between Tim Sylvia and Assuerio Silva was touted as a match to determine the next contender for the UFC Heavyweight Championship, then held by Andrei Arlovski. The two-hour broadcast drew a 1.7 overall rating. The disclosed fighter payroll for Ultimate Fight Night 3 was $183,000.
|Heavyweight||Tim Sylvia||def.||Assuerio Silva||Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 29–28)||3||5:00|
|Light Heavyweight||Stephan Bonnar||def.||James Irvin||Submission (kimura)||1||4:30|
|Welterweight||Josh Burkman||def.||Drew Fickett||Submission (guillotine choke)||1||1:07|
|Middleweight||Chris Leben||def.||Jorge Rivera||TKO (punches)||1||1:44|
|Welterweight||Josh Neer||def.||Melvin Guillard||Submission (triangle choke)||1||4:20|
|Welterweight||Duane Ludwig||def.||Jonathan Goulet||KO (punch)||1||0:11||[a]|
|Welterweight||Spencer Fisher||def.||Aaron Riley||TKO (doctor stoppage)||1||5:00|
|Welterweight||Jason Von Flue||def.||Alex Karalexis||Technical Submission (Von Flue choke)||3||1:17||[b]|
- Fastest finish in UFC history. The UFC records the official bout time at 0:11. Dana White and UFC officials have admitted the actual KO time was 0:06. The NSAC cannot retroactively amend bout times, however this is considered the fastest finish and KO in UFC history.
- This bout was not aired on the broadcast.
- "Fastest knockout in UFC, Duane Ludwig thrilled to be recognized by Dana White". mmamania.com. April 28, 2017. Retrieved April 28, 2017.