Dennis Siver outpoints Spencer Fisher in a close Unanimous DecisionPosted on June 19, 2010, 09:18 PM by Anton Gurevich
Dennis Siver and Spencer Fisher looked to bounce back from defeats in their last fights inside the Octagon, by getting an important victory that will keep them around the top flight of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Both fighters gave fans at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas one of the best striking match-ups of the recent time, which could go either way.
Team Sityodtong product Spencer Fisher and Siver landed some serious combinations during the fight, mixing their striking with kicks and boxing. Siver was cut above the left eye early in the first round due to an accidental headbutt, but managed to bounce back and deliver more damage than his opponent. The fight was close with a very high tempo during the all three rounds, but at the end it was the Russian-German Dennis Siver who got a Unanimous Decision victory.
The official judges’ scorecards were 30-27, 29-28, 29-28 for Dennis Siver, who improves his UFC record to 5-4. Spencer Fisher is now 23-5 in his MMA career, suffering a second consecutive defeat against Siver.