UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Official Results

UFC 162: Silva vs Weidman airs tonight, July 6th, 2013 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, who makes his eleventh title defense against undefeated number one contender, Chris Weidman. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook.

The co-main event features former lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar attempting to snap a three-fight losing streak when he faces Charles Olivera in a featherweight match up. Strikeforce middleweight imports, Tim Kennedy and Roger Gracie will square off in what will mark both their octagon debuts. After nearly a year on the sidelines, Mark Munoz returns to battle Tim Boetsch and Cub Swanson and Dennis Siver will face off in a featherweight bout to start the main card action.

The official results begin at approximately 7:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 10 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Chris Weidman def. Anderson Silva via knockout (punches) – Round 2, 1:18
Frankie Edgar def. Charles Oliveira via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Tim Kennedy def. Roger Gracie via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Mark Munoz def. Tim Boetsch via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-28)
Cub Swanson def. Dennis Siver via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 2:24
Andrew Craig def. Chris Leben via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Norman Parke def. Kazuki Tokudome via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Gabriel Gonzaga def. Dave Herman via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:17
Edson Barboza def. Rafaello Oliveira via TKO (kicks) – Round 2, 1:44
Briian Melancon def. Seth Baczynski via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 4:59
Mike Pierce def. David Mitchell via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 2:55

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