‘UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs Pearson’ Results and Recap

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
December 15th, 2012

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“UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs Pearson” took place Saturday inside Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Norman Parke and Robert Whittaker each earned six-figure UFC contracts for winning their respective TUF tournaments.

Ross Pearson steamrolled hometown hero George Sotiropoulos in the show’s featured attraction.

Quick Results (Play-by-Play):

Preliminary Card:


Cody Donovan Defeated Nick Penner via TKO (Punches) at 4:35 in the 1stRound

Mike Wilkinson Defeated Brendan Loughnane via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Ben Alloway Defeated Manuel Rodriguez via KO (Front Kick) at 4:57 in the 1stRound

Mike Pierce Defeated Seth Baczynski via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Joey Beltran Defeated Igor Pokrajac via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Chad Mendes Defeated Yaotzin Meza via KO (Punches) at 1:51 in the 1stRound

Main Card:


Hector Lombard Defeated Rousimar Palhares via TKO (Punches) at 3:38 in the 1stRound

Norman Parke Defeated Colin Fletcher via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) (Parke wins TUF lightweight tournament)

Robert Whittaker Defeated Brad Scott via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) (Whittaker wins TUF welterweight tournament)

Ross Pearson Defeated George Sotiropoulos via TKO (Punches) at :41 in the 3rdRound

Fight Night Bonuses:

Fight of the Night:

Cody Donovan and Nick Penner ($40,000/each)

Knockout of the Night:

Ben Alloway ($40,000)

Post-Fight Press Conference Notes:


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