UFC 118 - Results
Last Updated on Sunday, 29 August 2010 05:23
Written by Alexander Zammit
Sunday, 29 August 2010 05:06
Frankie Edgar defeats BJ Penn via Unanimous Decision
Randy Couture defeats James Toney via Submission (Arm Tri Choke) Round 1
Gray Maynard defeats Kenny Florian via Unanimous Decision
Demian Maia defeats Mario Miranda via Unanimous Decision
Nate Diaz defeats Marcus Davis via Submission (North/South Choke) Round 3
Joe Lauzon defeats Gabe Ruediger via Submission (Armbar) Round 1
Nik Lentz defeats Andre Winner via Unanimous Decision
Dan Miller defeats John Salter via Submission (Guillotine) Round 2
Greg Soto defeats Nick Osipczak via Unanimous Decision
Mike Pierce defeats Amilcar Alves via Submission (armbar) Round 3
Frankie Edgar Vs BJ Penn -- Frankie Edgar (defend his UFC lightweight title) has silenced his doubters and strongly. 10-9 Edgar and he took all 5 rounds in this fight. Fantastic performance by Edgar. -- Edgar controlled the pace of the fight with lightening fast footwork, slick takedowns, and quick in-and-out punching. Edgar was a step ahead of his opponent for all five rounds, and Penn appeared winded and off balance for most of the fight. In the fourth round Penn was able to take Edgar to the mat but failed to capitalize. Edgar stayed aggressive in round five and finished the bout still-pursuing the challenger. Scores all read the same, 50-45.
Randy Couture vs. James Toney (265-pound division limit) -- Round one: Toney stood tight in there with a low stance, Coture moves and gets the take down. Randy right into full mount over Toney. - Coture posturing up and is peppering in some punches as he drags Toney into the cage. Coture on top and pounding away at Toney. Coture looking for an arm triangle position and is going for a choke out. Coture lets it go. Coture going for the choke again. Coture jumps over to the side and that is it James Toney taps out.
Couture won this fight with ease. Toney never had a hope and was totally a non-starter.