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COUTURE WINS, EARNS ANOTHER TITLE SHOT AT UFC 109

February 7, 2010

RANDY COUTURE CHOKES OUT MARK COLEMAN AT UFC 109

Randy Couture picked up a win against fellow Hall of Famer Mark Coleman at UFC 109 in Las Vegas Saturday. Couture, 46, has fought three times in the last seven months and is now in line for another light heavyweight title shot. Couture has been the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title holder three times and the organization’s light heavyweight champ twice.

Other winners at UFC 109 included Chael Sonnen and PauloThiago. Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra picked up a win against Frank Trigg with a first round stoppage.

UFC 109 PREVIEW

February 5, 2010

Couture

RANDY COUTURE

UFC 109 take place at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas tomorow. The headline matchup features Ultimate Fighting legend Randy Couture taking on UFC Hall of Famer Mark Coleman. Couture and Coleman are a combined 91-years-old. Still, interest in UFC 109 is extremely high.

The main undercard to the Couture/Coleman fight has Nate Marquardt taking on Chael Sonnen. Sonnen is one of the most interesting and colorful personalities in the UFC. He is a former state legislator from Oregon. The winner of Marquardt/Sonnen will get a title shot against Anderson Silva.

Other fights on the UFC 109 card include veteran Frank Trigg taking on former UFC champion Matt Serra, a welterweight match between Mike Swick and Paulo Thiago, and former King of the Cage champion Mac Danzig battling former ICON champ Justin Buchholz.