Sunday, April 25, 2010

WEC 48 results: Aldo retains the World Featherweight Championship

The World Featherweight title was on the line in World Extreme Cagefighting in Saturday night fight in WEC 48 California.

Jose Aldo defetead former titleholder and promotional poster Urijah Faber in the WEC 48 “Aldo versus Faber” headliner with unanimous decision, scorecard 49-45, 49-45, 50-45.
The Aldo vs Faber live stream was shown streaming live on and Yahoo! Sports.
See below are the full WEC 48 fight results:
WEC 48 MAIN CARD results:
Featherweight bout:
Manvel Gamburyan def. Mike Brown (KO 2:22 Round 1)

Lightweight bout:
Shane Roller def. Anthony Njokuani
(rear naked choke submission 3:21 Round 1)

Bantamweight bout:
Scott Jorgensen def. Antonio Banuelos
(unanimous decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
WEC 48 SPIKE TV CARD results:
Lightweight bout:
Anthony Pettis def. Alex Karalexis
(triangle choke submission 1:35 Round 2)
Featherweight bout:
Leonard Garcia def. Chan Sung Jung
split decision 29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Bantamweight bout:
Brad Pickett def. Demetrious Johnson
(unanimous decision 30-27, 20-27, 29-28)
Featherweight bout:
Chad Mendes def. Anthony Morrison
(Guillotine choke submission 2:13 Round 1)
Bantamweight bout:
Takeya Mizugaki def. Rani Yahya
(unanimous decision 29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Featherweight bout:
Tyler Toner def. Brandon Visher
(TKO 2:36 Round 1)
WEC 48 MAIN CARD result:
Featherweight Championship:
Aldo defeated Faber via unanimous decision (49-45, 49-45, 50-45)