“Strikeforce Challengers 18” Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
August 12th, 2011

Strikeforce Challengers 18

“Strikeforce Challengers 18” took place Friday night inside The Pearl at The Palms Casino Result in Las Vegas, Nevada. A lightweight scrap between former UFC fighter Jorge Gurgel and Joe Duarte headlined the Showtime broadcast.

After 15 minutes of thrilling action, Duarte managed to squeak out a unanimous decision victory over Gurgel.

Duarte collected his fifth consecutive victory and bumped his record up to 10-2, while Gurgel’s resume dropped to 14-8. He is now 1-2 under Strikeforce’s banner.

Here are the results from tonight’s event:

Preliminary Bouts:

Milton Vieira
Defeated Sterling Ford via Technical Submission (Brabo Choke) at 4:49 in the 1stRound

Mike Bronzoulis Defeated Chad Leonhardt via TKO (Strikes) at 1:30 in the 3rdRound

Nah-Shon Burrell
Defeated Lukasz Les via TKO (Strikes) at 2:09 in the 2ndRound

Gian Villante
Defeated Keith Berry via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Main Bouts:

Derrick Mehmen
Defeated Roy Jones via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Ronda Rousey Defeated Sarah D’Alelio via Submission (Armbar) at 0:25 in the 1stRound

Pat Healy Defeated Eric Wisely via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)

Nate James Defeated Danillo Villefort via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Joe Duarte
Defeated Jorge Gurgel via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

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