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UFC 27: Ultimate Bad Boyz
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date September 22, 2000
Venue Lakefront Arena
City New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Event chronology
UFC 26: Ultimate Field of Dreams UFC 27: Ultimate Bad Boyz UFC 28: High Stakes

UFC 27: Ultimate Bad Boyz was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championships on September 22, 2000 at the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana.


UFC 27 is the 4th UFC event to be held in Louisiana after UFC 16, 18 and 22, as well as the third in New Orleans.


In the event, UFC legend Dan "The Beast" Severn returned to the promotion after more than 3 years on the independent scene to face off against top heavyweight contender Pedro Rizzo. Severn was the fan favorite, but he submitted to leg kicks from "The Rock" in the first round. Also, former UFC Heavyweight Champion Maurice Smith took on the first KOTC Heavyweight Champion Bobby Hoffman. Smith won via majority decision. There were 2 preliminary fights and 6 main card fights.


Preliminary Card[edit]

  • Lightweight bout: Brad Gumm vs. CJ Fernandes
Gumm and Fernandes fought to a draw after 2 rounds.
Monson wins by judges' decision after 2 rounds.

Main Card[edit]

Freeman wins by judges' decision after 3 rounds.
Kondo wins by technical knockout due to strikes at 2:28 of Round 3.
Iha wins by submission due to an armbar at 1:10 of Round 1.
Horn wins by submission due to an armbar at 4:32 of Round 1.
Smith wins by judges' decision after 3 rounds.
Rizzo wins by submission due to punches at 1:33 of Round 1.


External Links[edit]

Sherdog Fight Results

Category:Ultimate Fighting Championship events Category:2000 in mixed martial arts Category:Mixed martial arts in the United States Category:Sports in New Orleans, Louisiana Category:Sports in Louisiana Category:2000 in Louisiana