UFC 128

UFC 128 posterUFC 128: Shogun vs Jones
Date: March 19, 2011
Venue: Prudential Center
Location: Newark, New Jersey


gate: $2.4 million

Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($70,000 each)
– Knockout of the Night: Raphael Assuncao
– Knockout of the Night: Brendan Schaub *
– Fight of The Night: Edson Barboza and Anthony Njokuani
* Since there wasn’t a single submission an additional KO of the Night was awarded






Main Bouts (On Pay-Per-View):
-Jon “Bones” Jones def. Maurcio “Shogun” Rua by TKO at 2:37, R3
-Urijah Faber def. Eddie Wineland by unanimous decision (29-28 on all cards)
-Jim Miller def. Kamal Shalorus by TKO (knee and strikes) at 2:15, R3
-Nate Marquardt def. Dan Miller by unanimous decision (30-27 on all cards)
-Brendan Schaub def. Mirko CroCop by TKO at 3:44, R3

Preliminary Bouts (On Spike TV):
-Luis Cane def. Eliot Marshall by TKO (referee’s stoppage due to strikes) at 2:15, R1
-Edson Barboza def. Anthony Njokuani by unanimous decision (29-28 on all cards)

Preliminary Bouts (On Facebook):
-Mike Pyle def. Ricardo Almeida by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
-Gleison Tibau def. Kurt Pellegrino by split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)

Preliminary Bouts (Non-Televised):
-Joseph Benavidez def. Ian Loveland by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Nick Catone def. Constantinos Phillippou by unanimous decision (30-27 on all cards)
-Erik Koch def. Raphael Assuncao by KO at 2:32, R1