UFC&reg; Fight Night<sup>TM</sup> 13: Diaz vs. Pellegrino

April 29, 2009

Matchup: Nate Diaz (8-2-0) vs. Kurt Pellegrino (17-3-0)

Date: April 02, 2008

Location: Broomfield, Colorado

Recap: The Ultimate Fighter® 5 Winner Nate Diaz stepped into the OctagonTM to face his toughest challenge yet, Brazilian jiu-jitsu Blackbelt Kurt Pellegrino. After taking a pounding in the first round, Diaz came back to lock in one of the most controversial celebratory chokes in UFC® history.

Outcome: Diaz by submission, Round 2