UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida Official Results

Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson got back to his winning ways last night, defeating Lyoto Machida via split decision at UFC 123 in Detroit, Michigan. Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion, BJ Penn made real short work of Matt Hughes, destroying the former long-time welterweight champion in twenty-one seconds.

Brazilian heavy hitter, Maiquel Falcao unexpectedly dominated Gerald Harris, while light heavyweight prospect, Phil Davis took another step forward submitting Tim Boetsch in the second round with a kimura.

UFC lightweight, George Sotiropoulos moved to 7-0 inside the octagon and into title contention defeating fellow TUF alumn, Joe Lauzon via submission in the second round.

The official results:

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson def. Lyoto Machida via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
BJ Penn def. Matt Hughes via KO (punches) – Round 1, 0:21
Maiquel Falcao def. Gerald Harris via unanimous decision (29-27. 29-28, 29-28)
Phil Davis def. Tim Boetsch via submission (kimura) – Round 2, 2:55
George Sotiropoulos def. Joe Lauzon via submission (kimura) – Round 2, 2:43
Brian Foster def. Matt Brown via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 2:11
Mark Munoz def. Aaron Simpson via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Dennis Hallman def. Karo Parisyan via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:47
Edson Barboza def. Mike Lullo via TKO (leg kicks) – Round 3, 0:26
Paul Kelly def. T.J. O’Brien via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 3:16
Nik Lentz def. Tyson Griffin via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)

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