Cote, Bustamante and Leites Pick Up Wins at Amazon Forest Combat 2
By FCF Staff
Several UFC veterans scored victories at Amazon Forest Combat 2 last night in Manaus, Brazil, including Patrick Cote, Pete Spratt, Ronys Torres and Thales Leites.
In the card’s main event, former UFC middleweight champ Murilo Bustamante earned another victory over Dave Menne, by working his way to a unanimous decision win.
In their first meeting at UFC 35 in January, 2002, Bustamante stopped Menne in the second round to become the UFC champion.
Leites avenged a 2010 loss to Matt Horwich, and extended his win streak to three, by tapping the middleweight out with a third round, arm-triangle-choke.
Patrick Cote took another step towards returning to the UFC, by knocking out Gustavo Machado in the first round to record his fourth straight win.
And in other bouts featuring UFC vetS, Rony Torres secured his 10th consecutive victory by stopping Ferrid Kheder in the first round, while Pete Spratt scored a unanimous decision win over Daniel Acacio.
Here are the results from Amazon Forest Combat 2.
Murilo Bustamante def. Dave Menne via unanimous decision
Thales Leites def. Matt Horwich via submission (arm-triangle choke) – R2, 4:39
Patrick Cote def. Gustavo Machado via KO (punches) – R1, 2:44
Pete Spratt def. Daniel Acacio via unanimous decision
Ronys Torres def. Ferrid Kheder via TKO (punches) – R1, 0:22
Dileno Lopes def. Javier Ocampo via submission
Emiliano Sordi def. Fabiano Capoani via TKO (punches)
Rivaldo Junior def. Marcelo Rojo via unanimous decision
Luiz Fernando def. Pablo Javier Llampa via TKO (punches)