UFC

Franklin ‘Aces’ Silva at UFC 147

In a long-awaited rematch, Rich Franklin outpointed Wanderlei Silva in the main event of the UFC 147 fight card held tonight at the Felipe Drummond Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Both men came out swinging, but Franklin got the better of the exchanges in the first. Silva finished the second round by nearly taking out Franklin, but the former champ survived the assault to outpoint Silva in the last three rounds. All three judges gave Franklin the decision, 49-46.

Also see: Mutante and Jason are Ultimate Fighters

Prelim results of UFC 147

. . . .

For more on the UFC visit www.UFC.com

    Help Support Fightnews.com®

    For 18 years, Fightnews.com® has delivered daily boxing news to fight fans around the globe. From the beginning, we have always kept Fightnews free to our readers and relied on advertiser support. Anyway, the Miami Herald, The Guardian, and Wikipedia among others have been using the “crowdfunding” revenue model, so we thought we’d test it too.

    Please consider helping out. You’re not obligated to, but even a $1 pledge would really help. And if we reach our goal, we plan to upgrade our server and maybe even nuke the ads altogether. Wouldn’t that be nice?










    world boxing association

    world boxing council



    boxing news tips






    philly boxing history

    All contents copyright 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 by Freitag Marketing Services, LLC.
    The information on this site cannot be reused without written permission.