UFC® 34: Hughes vs. Newton

April 29, 2009

Matchup: Matt Hughes (29-3-0) vs. Carlos Newton (9-4-0)

Date: November 02, 2001

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

Recap: At UFC® 34, Matt Hughes won the UFC® welterweight championship by knocking out Carlos Newton in two rounds. But the domination by Hughes, was not without a dose of controversy as there were questions about whether Hughes was choked unconscious by Newton's triangle choke before landing the fight ending slam.

Outcome: Hughes by KO, Round 2

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