Matchup: Kurt Pellegrino (11-4-0) vs. Thiago Tavares (13-2-0)
Date: September 06, 2008
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Recap: Long-time wrestler Kurt Pellegrino took on a Brazilian with a strong Muay Thai background in Thiago Tavares, what ended up becoming of it was 'fight of the night' honors at UFC® 88.
Outcome: Pellegrino by unanimous decision