The Ultimate Fighting Championship headed to the Palace of Auburn Hills, Detroit Saturday night November 20 for UFC 123 Rampage vs. Machida.
The main fight saw Quinton Jackson vs. Lyoto Machida in a Light Heavyweight bout, with crowd favorite B.J. Penn taking on Matt Hughes in a Welterweight bout. As always, if you don’t want to know the results, skip down the page to the video.
Fans got their money worth in the Light Heavyweight fight in a closely fought contest that saw Jackson defeating Machida via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28). The Welterweight bout though wasn’t so close, with Penn defeating Hughes via KO (punches) at 0:21 of round 1.
UFC 123 Results
- Lightweight bout: Tyson Griffin vs. Nik Lentz
- Lentz defeated Griffin via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
- Lightweight bout: Paul Kelly vs. T.J. O’Brien
- Kelly defeated O’Brien via TKO (elbows) at 3:16 of round 2.
- Lightweight bout: Edson Barboza vs. Mike Lullo
- Barboza defeated Lullo via TKO (leg kicks) at 0:26 of round 3.
- Welterweight bout: Karo Parisyan vs. Dennis Hallman
- Hallman defeated Parisyan via TKO (punches) at 1:47 of round 1.
Spike TV card
- Middleweight bout: Aaron Simpson vs. Mark Muñoz
- Muñoz defeated Simpson via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Welterweight bout: Matt Brown vs. Brian Foster
- Foster defeated Brown via submission (guillotine choke) at 2:11 of round 2.
- Lightweight bout: George Sotiropoulos vs. Joe Lauzon
- Sotiropoulos defeated Lauzon via submission (kimura) at 2:43 of round 2.
- Light Heavyweight bout: Phil Davis vs. Tim Boetsch
- Davis defeated Boetsch via submission (modified kimura) at 2:55 of round 2.
- Middleweight bout: Gerald Harris vs. Maiquel Falcão
- Falcão defeated Harris via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 29-28).
- Welterweight bout: Matt Hughes vs. B.J. Penn
- Penn defeated Hughes via KO (punches) at 0:21 of round 1
- Light Heavyweight bout: Quinton Jackson vs. Lyoto Machida
- Jackson defeated Machida via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
UFC 123 Video
Quinton Jackson vs Lyoto Machida Video
BJ Penn vs Matt Hughes Video