The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale

The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Hughes vs. Team Franklin Finale
A poster or logo for The Ultimate Fighter: Team Hughes vs. Team Franklin Finale.
Information
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date November 5, 2005
Venue Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
City Paradise, Nevada
Event chronology

UFC 55: Fury The Ultimate Fighter: Team Hughes vs. Team Franklin Finale UFC 56: Full Force

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Hughes vs. Team Franklin Finale was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on November 5, 2005.[1] Featured were the finals from The Ultimate Fighter 2 in both the Welterweight and Heavyweight divisions as well as a main event between Diego Sanchez and Nick Diaz.

Results

Preliminary card

Jardine wins by TKO (leg kicks) at 3:28 of the second round.
Guillard wins by TKO (cut) at 2:55 of the second round.
Burkman wins by KO (slam) at 0:21 of the first round.

Main card

Florian wins by submission (rear naked choke) at 0:35 of the second round.
Stevenson wins by unanimous decision (30–27, 29–28, 29–28), to become the Season 2 Welterweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter.
Evans wins by a split decision (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) to become the Season 2 Heavyweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter.
Sanchez wins by unanimous decision (30–27, 30–27, 30–27)

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