UFC 111: St-Pierre vs Hardy airs tonight, March 27th, 2010 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Welterweight champion, Georges “Rush” St-Pierre defends his title against hard hitting Brit, Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy. Heavyweights, Frank Mir and Shane Carwin will also go to war in the co-main event for the UFC Interim heavyweight championship.
SpikeTV will air two preliminary fights before the PPV starts featuring two welterweight debuts, Nate Diaz makes his 170-pound debut as he faces Rory Markham and Ricardo Almeida also moves to the 170-pound division taking on TUF 7 alumni, Matt Brown.
PPV Main Card:
Georges St-Pierre def Dan Hardy via Unaimous Decision (50-43, 50-44, 50-45)
Shane Carwin def Frank Mir via TKO (Strikes) – Round 1, 3:48
Kurt Pellegrino def Fabricio Camoes via Submission (RNC) – Round 2, 4:20
Jon Fitch def Ben Saunders via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jim Miller def Mark Bocek via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
SpikeTV Preliminary Card:
Nate Diaz def Rory Markham via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 2:47
Ricardo Almeida def Matt Brown via Submission (RNC) -Round 2, 3:30
Un-Aired Preliminary Card:
Rousimar Palhares def Tomasz Drwal via Submission (Heel Hook) – Round 1, 0:45
Jared Hamman def Rodney Wallace via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Matthew Riddle def Greg Soto via Disqualification (Illegal Upkick) – Round 3, 1:30