In the main event of the night, John "The Natural" Alessio won a close decision victory over Luiz "Buscape" Firmino. Bristol Marunde is the new SCC Middleweight Champion after winning by decision over former UFC fighter Jay Silva. The fight went all five rounds and after 25 minutes of war, the three ringside judges awarded Marunde a unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47).
SCC 3 Results
John Alessio def. Luiz Firmino by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Bristol Marunde def. Jay Silva by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46) Wins the SCC Middleweight Title
Emanuel Newton def. James McSweeney by submission in round 1 (4:25), rear naked choke
Steve Lopez vs. Dominique Robinson ends in majority draw
Porfirio Alves Jr def. Alonzo Martinez by unanimous decision (29-28,29-28,30-27)
Shane Nelson def. Lance Wipf by doctor stoppage (knee injury) in round 2 (2:15)
Phil Dace def. Dave Terrel by unanimous decision (29-27,29-27,29-27)
Cameron Diffley def. Sidney Silva by submission in round 1 (4:01), arm bar
Shawn Fitzsimmons def. Blas Avena by KO in round 2 (3:42), strikes
Shorty Weikel def. Kui Gonsalves by submission in round 2 (2:30), rear naked choke
In addition, three "fight night" bonuses were awarded. The new SCC Middleweight Champion Bristol Marunde, and opponent Jay Silva, earned "Fight of The Night" honors. Cameron Diffley was awarded "Submission of The Night".
Check out SCC photographer John Martorano's LIVE pictures from the event: SCC Live Photos
At the event, the date of SCC 4 was also announced; February 16th, 2012 at the Orleans Arena, Las Vegas.