In just a few short hours the world will know if Anderson Silva was able to capitalize on his rage towards rival Chael Sonnen or if Sonnen’s smack-talk achieved its goal by throwing Silva off from his typically terrific game. The two talented middleweights are set to meet tonight at UFC 148 where Silva will defend his divisional title against Sonnen for the second time in their careers.
As always, MMATraining will be reporting live outcomes back to our readers as the fights unfold from the arena. The firs two tilts will go down on Facebook starting at 7:15 PM EST with FX hosting action at 8:00 PM EST and PPV ending the epic event at 10:00 PM EST.
Read below for a rundown of results:
Rafaello Oliveira def. Yoislandy Izquierdo via Unanimous Decision
Shane Roller def. John Alessio via Unanimous Decision
Constantinos Philppou def. Riki Fukuda via Unanimous Decision
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Gleison Tibau via Unanimous Decision
Melvin Guillard def. Fabricio Camoes via Unanimous Decision
Mike Easton def. Ivan Menjivar via Unanimous Decision
Chad Mendes def. Cody McKenzie via TKO Round 1 (Strikes)
Demian Maia def. Dong Hyun Kim via TKO Round 1 (Injury)
Cung Le def. Patrick Cote via Unanimous Decision
Forrest Griffin def. Tito Ortiz via Unanimous Decision
Anderson Silva def. Chael Sonnen via TKO Round 2 (Strikes)