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FIGHT CARD

UFC 20 - Battle for the Gold

May 7, 1999 United States Boutwell Municipal Auditorium, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Bas Rutten

28-4-1 (Win-Loss-Draw) win
MAIN EVENT TITLE FIGHT vs

Kevin Randleman

17-16-0 (Win-Loss-Draw) loss
Match
7
Method
Decision (Split)
Referee
John McCarthy
Round
1
Time
21:00
Match Fighters Method/Referee R Time
6 vs
KO (Punch)
John McCarthy
1 4:30
5 vs
Submission (Armbar)
John McCarthy
1 6:28
4 vs
KO (Knee)
Mario Yamasaki
1 2:53
3 vs
TKO (Punches)
John McCarthy
1 1:23
2 vs
Fabiano Iha

loss
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
Mario Yamasaki
1 1:31
1 vs
Chris Condo

loss
TKO (Punches)
John McCarthy
1 0:28
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