UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman
UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman (also known as UFC Fight Night 12) was a mixed martial arts (MMA) event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on January 23, 2008 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
|UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman|
The poster for UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman.
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||January 23, 2008|
|Venue||Palms Casino Resort|
|City||Las Vegas, Nevada|
The main event featured former The Ultimate Fighter contestants Mike Swick and Josh Burkman in a welterweight matchup. This event was Swick's debut at welterweight, as he had been competing at middleweight prior to the show.
|Main card (Spike TV)|
|Welterweight||Mike Swick||def.||Josh Burkman||Decision (majority) (29–28, 29–28, 29–29)||3||5:00|
|Middleweight||Patrick Côté||def.||Drew McFedries||TKO (punches)||1||1:44|
|Lightweight||Thiago Tavares||def.||Michihiro Omigawa||Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 30–27)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Nate Diaz||def.||Alvin Robinson||Submission (triangle choke)||1||3:39|
|Lightweight||Kurt Pellegrino||def.||Alberto Crane||TKO (punches)||2||1:55||[a]|
|Lightweight||Gray Maynard||def.||Dennis Siver||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 30–27, 29–28)||3||5:00|
|Lightweight||Jeremy Stephens||def.||Cole Miller||TKO (punches and elbows)||2||4:44|
|Lightweight||Corey Hill||def.||Joe Veres||TKO (punches)||2||0:37|
|Lightweight||Matt Wiman||def.||Justin Buchholz||Submission (rear-naked choke)||1||2:56|
- This preliminary bout was aired on the broadcast following the Cote vs McFedries bout.
Fighters were awarded $40,000 bonuses.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-12-19. Retrieved 2007-12-20.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
- "UFC Fight Night: Swick v. Burkman". UFC.com. Archived from the original on 2007-12-19. Retrieved 2007-12-20.
- Rios, Tomas (January 23, 2008). "An 'Ultimate Fighter' Fight Night". Sherdog.com. Retrieved 2008-01-23.