Date: October 16, 1998
Venue: Ginasio da Portuguesa
City: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Alternate Bouts

  • Lightweight Alternate bout:  Cesar Marscucci vs.  Paulo Santos
Marscucci wins by TKO due to strikes at 10:27.
  • Middleweight Alternate bout:  Tulio Palhares vs.  Adriano Santos
Palhares wins by TKO (referee stoppage due to strikes) at 9:00.

Main Card

  • Middleweight bout:  Ebenezer Fontes Braga vs.  Jeremy Horn
Braga wins by submission (guillotine choke) at 3:28.
  • Heavyweight bout:  Tsuyoshi Kosaka vs.  Pete Williams
Kosaka wins by unanimous decision at 15:00.
  • Welterweight Championship bout:  Pat Miletich vs.  Mikey Burnett
Miletich wins by split decision at 21:00 to become the first UFC Welterweight championship.
  • Heavyweight bout:  Pedro Rizzo vs.  Tank Abbott
Rizzo wins by KO at 8:07.
  • Middleweight bout:  Vitor Belfort vs.  Wanderlei Silva
Belfort wins by TKO (referee stoppage due to strikes) at 0:44.
  • Middleweight Championship bout:  Frank Shamrock (c) vs.  John Lober
Shamrock wins by submission (strikes) at 7:41 to retain the UFC Middleweight championship.

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