UFC 116 took place Saturday night inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Champion Brock Lesnar was looking to re-unify the heavyweight crown against interim champ Shane Carwin in the card’s main event.
Lesnar owns a 4-1 record and was last seen steamrolling Frank Mir at UFC 100 in July 2009. After unifying the heavyweight belt, the controversial wrestler contracted mononucleosis and parlayed that into diverticulitis.
Speaking of mauling Mir, Carwin accomplished the same feat to become interim title holder when he put the former champion down in the 1stRound at UFC 111 in March. Carwin owns a dominant 12-0 professional record and has finished all of his fights in the 1stRound.
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UFC 116 Quick Results
Jon Madsen Defeated Karlos Vemola via Unanimous Decision (30-27 All Three Judges)
Daniel Roberts Defeated Forrest Petz via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Gerald Harris Defeated David Branch via Knockout (Slam) at 2:35 in the 3rdRound
Kendall Grove Defeated Goran Reljic via Split Decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
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Ricardo Romero Defeated Seth Petruzelli via Submission (Armbar) at 3:05 in the 2ndRound
Brendan Schaub Defeated Chris Tuchscherer via TKO (Strikes) 1:07 in the 1stRound
George Sotiropoulos Defeats Kurt Pellegrino via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Stephan Bonnar Defeated Krzysztof Soszynski via TKO (Strikes) at 3:08 in the 2ndRound
Chris Lytle Defeated Matt Brown via Submission (Armbar) at 2:02 in the 2ndRound
Chris Leben Defeated Yoshihiro Akiyama via Submission (Triangle Choke) at 4:40 in the 3rdRound
Brock Lesnar Defeated Shane Carwin via Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) at 2:19 in the 2ndRound – Lesnar is undisputed UFC Heavyweight Championship