UFC 108 Curse: SherK Out With Cut, Dwane Ludwig Called Up To Face Jim Miller

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The UFC 108 curse continues, Sean Sherk suffered a cut over his right eye, forcing him out of his fight with Jim Miller. Veteran Colorado fighter Dwane “Bang” Ludwig will step up and take the fight on two weeks notice.

Sherk was forced off the card due to an inch long cut suffered over his right eye in training that required several stitches that would not come out until at least the middle of next week. [MMAWeekly]

This is Jim Millers third opponent. His first opponent Tyson Griffin was forced out with injury, Sherk came up from the undercard to replace.

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Strikeforce “Payback” Quick Results

Strikeforce Results

  • Aaron Trujillo defeats Haven Torres by TKO (punches) at 2:59 of R2.
  • Turrell Galloway defeats Brett Tillis by Submission (rear naked choke) at 1:21 of R1.
  • Eric Galvin defeats Jeremy Malaterre by Split Decision (29-28, 30-27, 28-29)
  • Alan Gomez defeats Jordan Goodwin by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Drew Dober defeats Lumumba Sayers by KO (punch) at 0:16 of R1.
  • Tyler Toner defeats Ricky Johnson by TKO (punches) at 3:44 of R2.
  • Michelle Waterson defeats Tyra Parker by submission (rear naked choke) at 1:20 of R1.
  • Carlos Zevallos defeat Andre Walker by TKO (punches) at 4:48 of R1.
  • Billy Evangelista defeats Luke Caudillo by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Donnie Liles defeats Pete Spratt by submission (rear naked choke) at 1:59 of R3.
  • Frank Trigg defeats Falaniko Vitale by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Duane Ludwig defeats Sam Morgan by submission (punches) at 2:01 of R1.

World Victory Road ‘Sengoku’ 3/5

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World Victory Road (WVR) ‘Sengoku’
March 5, 2008
Yoyogi National Gymnasium No. 1. in Tokyo, Japan.

Headlining the debut event is former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett and former Olympian Hidehiko Yoshida. Also featured on the card is Former PRIDE FC lightweight champion Takanori Gomi and MMA veteran Duane “Bang” Ludwig.

MAIN CARD

Hidehiko Yoshida (7-5-1) vs. Josh Barnett (20-5-0)
Takanori Gomi (27-3-0) vs. Duane Ludwig (16-7-0)
Kazuo Misaki (18-8-2) vs. Siyar Bahadurzada (13-1-1)
Kazuyuki Fujita (14-6-0) vs. Peter “Rolling Thunder” Graham
Makoto Takimoto (4-3-0) vs. Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos (15-10-0)
Ryo Kawamura (7-1-2) vs. Antonio Braga Neto (4-0-0)
Fabricio Monteiro (16-6-0) vs. Nick Thompson (34-9-1)