UFC 147: Silva vs. Franklin II Official Results From Belo Horizonte, Brazil

UFC 147: Silva vs. Franklin II takes place tonight from the Estádio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. The finals in the featherweight and middleweight tournaments of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil will be held.

The main event features Wanderlei Silva vs. Rich Franklin II along with “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” finals. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook. The official results begin at approximately 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT) for the prelimins and 10 p.m. ET for the main card.

Due to the multitude of changes to the main card, the UFC offered a full refund for any ticket-holder no longer wanting to see the event live. This is the first time in the promotion’s history that a full refund for an event has been offered before the event took place, and the window for receiving the refund was only three days: June 18th, 2012 to June 20th, 2012.

The official results:

Rich Franklin def. Wanderlei Silva via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
Cezar Ferreira def. Sergio Moraes via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Rony Mariano Bezerra def. Godofredo de Oliveira via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Fabricio Werdum def. Mike Russow via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:28
Hacran Dias def. Yuri Alcantara via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Rodrigo Damm def. Medeiros Anistavio via submission (rear-naked-choke) – Round 1, 2:12
Francisco “Massaranduba” Drinaldo def. Delson “Pe de Chumbo” Heleno via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:21
Hugo “Wolverine” Viana def. John “Macapa” Teixeira via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Thiago “Bodao” Perpetuo def. Leonarda “Macarrao” Mafra via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 0:41
Marcos “Vina” Vinicius def. Wagner “Galeto” Campos via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:04
Felipe Arantes and Milton Vieira fight to a split draw (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)

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