MMA News Written by Arnold Lim - The Sushiboy
Saturday, 01 March 2008
UFC 82 "Pride of a Champion" saw Anderson Silva take an impressive
victory over Dan Henderson to retain the UFC middleweight championship
belt. Henderson did well in the first round but in the second SIlva
took over stunning Henderson and eventually sinking in the rear naked
choke. In other action Heath Herring defeated Cheik Kongo via Split
Decision and Chris Leben defeated Alessio Sakara.
Anderson Silva over Dan Henderson by Submission (Choke) at 4:52 in the 2nd round by rear naked choke.
Heath Herring over Cheik Kongo by Split Decision at 5:00 in the 3rd round .
Chris Leben oover Evan Tanner by Knock Out at 3:00 in the 2nd round .
Jon Fitch over Chris WIlson by Unanimous Decision at 5:00 in the 3rd round .
Andrei Arlovski over Jake O Brien by Technical Knock Out at 4:17 in the 2nd round .
Luigi Fioravanti over Luke Cummo by Unanimous Decision at 5:00 in the 3rd round .
Josh Koscheck over Dustin Hazelett by Technical Knock Out at 1:24 in the 2nd round .
Diego Sanchez over David Bielkheden by Submission (Other) at 4:23 in the 1st round by strikes.
Jorge Gurgel over John Halverson by Unanimous Decision at 5:00 in the 3rd round .