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UFC 16 Results: Venue, Date, Fight Card, Winners, Attendance

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UFC 16 Results: Venue, Date, Fight Card, Winners, Attendance
UFC 16: Battle in the Bayou happened to be the 16th mixed martial arts event propagated under the chronology of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The event tapped live on March 13, 1998, in New Orleans, Louisiana. It drew 4,600 as for the attendance. The event featured the first-ever UFC Lightweight tournament in the USA (for fighters under 170 lb), as well as a Middleweight Championship bout, a Heavyweight and a Middleweight Superfight, and two alternate bouts in case of tournament injury.

Shamrock defeated Zinoviev to retain the Light Heavyweight Championship. Jackson refused to tap, referee John McCarthy stopped the fight. Mikey Burnett withdrew from the tournament due to a broken finger and was replaced by Brennan. Burnett had to withdraw from the tournament due to a broken finger suffered during this bout.

Venue: New Orleans, Louisiana

Date: Fri Mar 13,1998

Division Winner Opponent Description Round Time Card
Middleweight Frank Shamrock (c) Igor Zinoviev Frank Shamrock (c), Victory followed by KO (slam) 1 0:22 Light Heavyweight Championship
Heavyweight Tsuyoshi Kohsaka Kimo Leopoldo Tsuyoshi Kohsaka, Victory followed by Unanimous decision 3 15:00 Heavyweight bout
Middleweight Jerry Bohlander Kevin Jackson Jerry Bohlander, Victory followed by Technical submission (armbar) 3 10:21 Light Heavyweight bout
Lightweight Pat Miletich Chris Brennan Pat Miletich, Victory followed by Submission (shoulder choke) 3 9:01 Lightweight Tournament Finals
Lightweight Pat Miletich Chris Brennan Pat Miletich, Victory followed by Submission (shoulder choke) 3 9:01 Lightweight Tournament Finals
Lightweight Pat Miletich Chris Brennan Pat Miletich, Victory followed by Submission (shoulder choke) 3 9:01 Lightweight Tournament Finals
Lightweight Pat Miletich Townsend Saunders Pat Miletich, Victory followed by Split decision 3 15:00 Lightweight Semifinals
Lightweight Laverne Clark Josh Stuart Laverne Clark, Victory followed by TKO (punches) 2 1:15 Alternate bouts
Lightweight Chris Brennan Courtney Turner Chris Brennan, Victory followed by Submission (armbar) 1 1:20 Alternate bouts


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