Found October 15, 2012 on
The Camel Clutch Blog:
The dust has settled and once again UFC fans were treated to a highly entertaining night of fights. A main card that featured six bouts completely delivered in every fight. Five out of six fights on the main card ended without the need for the judge’s scorecards.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Anderson Silva came to Brazil, he saw, and he dominated. Silva earned his sixteenth UFC win at UFC 153 with a brutal win over Stephan Bonnar. The strange main-event was every bit a mismatch inside the octagon as it was on paper.
Stephan Bonnar met the Bruce Lee of this generation on Saturday night and the results were not in his favor. I think a knee like he took to the chest can change a man. I do love the shirt and need to find me one of those.
Bonnar Goes Fishing
Anderson Silva, MD
“UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar” will be jumping off Saturday inside HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Facebook kicks off tonight’s festivities by streaming two preliminary bouts at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT.
Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live.
FX will then broadcast the remaining four prelims starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT...
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Main Card PPV (10 PM ET)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Anderson Silva (-1000) vs. Stephan Bonnar (+600)• Heavyweight Bout: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (-300) vs. Dave Herman (+230)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Glover...
Remember when Demian Maia first entered the UFC's middleweight division? How could you forget. He submitted the first five men that the company locked him in the cage with. The crafty Brazilian even took home four submission of the night bonus checks for his work. Sprinkle in four losses and four decision victories later and you have a fighter who would look to get back to his...
$70,000 bonuses were handed out to the following fighters for their outstanding performances inside of Rio de Janeiro's HSBC Arena.
• Fight of the Night - Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva
• Submission of the Night - Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
• Knockout of the Night - Rony Marinao Bezerra
Watch the presser in full after the jump.