Friday, Dec 17, 2010
WEC 53 Results: Pettis and Cruz Victorious
By FCF Staff
Here are the results from tonight’s WEC 53 broadcast, which took place at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona. Anthony Pettis earned a crack at the UFC lightweight title in 2011 with a unanimous decision win over Ben Henderson, while Dominick Cruz became the first UFC bantamweight champion in the promotion’s history, with a UD victory over Scott Jorgensen.
Full report to follow.
Anthony Pettis def. champ Benson Henderson via unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46)
Dominick Cruz def. Scott Jorgensen via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Donald Cerrone def. Chris Horodecki via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 2:43
Kamal Shalorus def. Bart Palaszewski via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
posted by Full Contact Fighter @ 2:54 am