UFC 143 Diaz vs. Condit Results
Carlos Condit claims interim welterweight belt, beats Nick Diaz via unanimous decision.
The event was highlighted by a welterweight bout between Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit. Condit, who replaced Diaz’s contender Georges St-Pierre because of an ACL injury, won the interim title via unanimous decision.
Another highlight of the evening is a heavyweight showdown between Fabricio Werdum and Roy Nelson. Werdum made his triumphant return to the UFC and won against Nelson via unanimous decision.
See the full results below:
Main Card (on Pay-Per-View):
Carlos Condit def. Nick Diaz via Unanimous Decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)
Fabricio Werdum def. Roy Nelson via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 3027, 30-27)
Josh Koscheck def. Mike Pierce via Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Renan Barao def. Scott Jorgensen via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ed Herman def. Clifford Starks via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:43, R2
Preliminary Bouts (on FX):
Dustin Poirier def. Max Holloway via Submission (Mounted Triangle/Armbar) at 3:23, R1
Matt Riddle def. Henry Martinez via Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Edwin Figueroa def. Alex Caceres via Split Decision (28-27, 27-28, 28-27)
Matt Brown def. Chris Cope via KO (Punches) at 1:19 , R2
Preliminary Bouts (on Facebook):
Rafael ‘Sapo’ Natal def. Michael Kuiper by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Stephen Thompson def. Dan Stittgen by KO (Kick) at 4:13, R1