UFC® 42: Franklin vs. Tanner

April 29, 2009

Matchup: Rich Franklin (9-0-0, 1 NC) vs. Evan Tanner (27-3-0)

Date: April 25, 2003

Location: Miami, Florida

Recap: Up and comer Rich Franklin finally got his chance at the big time when he made his UFC® debut against Evan Tanner at UFC® 42. 'Ace' made the most of his chance, stunningly stopping Tanner in the first round.

Outcome: Franklin by TKO, Round 1