UFC 117 Results; LowPick winners announced!Posted on July 10, 2010, 11:22 AM by Anton Gurevich
Oracle Arena in Oakland, California was home to a stacked UFC 117 event, headlined by a UFC Middleweight title fight between Anderson "The Spider" Silva and Chael Sonnen. Also on the card, the Brazilian knockout machine Junior "Cigano" Dos Santos battled the "Big Country" Roy Nelson for the shot at the UFC Heavyweight title, and Jon Fitch fought Thiago Alves in a Welterweight contest.
UFC 117 will be followed by UFC 118: Penn vs Edgar II, which will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on August 28th.
Middleweight Championship bout: Anderson Silva (c) vs. Chael Sonnen
Anderson Silva def. Chael Sonnen via submission (armbar) - Round 5, 3:10.
Heavyweight bout: Roy Nelson vs. Junior dos Santos
Junior Dos Santos def. Roy Nelson via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27).
Welterweight bout: Matt Hughes vs. Ricardo Almeida
Matt Hughes def. Ricardo Almeida via technical submission - Round 1, 3:15.
Lightweight bout: Clay Guida vs. Rafael dos Anjos
Clay Guida def. Rafael Dos Anjos via submission (jaw injury) - Round 3, 1:51.
Welterweight bout: Jon Fitch vs. Thiago Alves
Jon Fitch def. Thiago Alves via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
Welterweight bout: Ben Saunders vs. Dennis Hallman
Hallman defeated Saunders via unanimous decision (29–28, 30–27, 29–28).
Heavyweight bout: Stefan Struve vs. Christian Morecraft
Struve defeated Morecraft via TKO (punches) at 0:22 of round 2.
Light Heavyweight bout: Tim Boetsch vs. Todd Brown
Boetsch defeated Brown by unanimous decision (29–28, 29–28, 29–28).
Welterweight bout: Johny Hendricks vs. Charlie Brenneman
Hendricks defeated Brenneman via TKO (punches) at 0:40 of round 2.
Light Heavyweight bout: Phil Davis vs. Rodney Wallace
Davis defeated Wallace via unanimous decision (30–26, 30–27, 30–27).
Welterweight bout: Dustin Hazelett vs. Rick Story
Story defeated Hazelett via TKO (punches) at 1:15 of round 2.
On LowPick, GnPGorilla collected 310, that awarded him a first place on UFC 117 picks and a free Anderson Silva or Chael Sonnen Walkout T-Shirt! Newbreed07 was only 15 points behind on the second place, as mufassa finished third with 255 pts. UFC 118, as well as Strikeforce: Houston, ShoMMA 10 and WEC 50 picks will be open tomorrow! You can view UFC 117 LowPick Top 100 here. If you did not make it to the Top 10, just click on UFC 117 in Recent Events to see your score.
We would also like to congratulate HunterB, who finally captured the All-time first spot on LowPick!
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