UFC held a hugely successful event over the weekend with 116: “Lesnar vs. Carwin” living up to and surpassing all expectations for the stacked line-up.
Heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar defended his belt against Shane Carwin in an awe-inspiring second round comeback, man of steel Chris Leben scored his biggest career victory by submitting Yoshihiro Akiyama with seconds remaining in the third round of their middleweight clash and many more main and under card moments became instant classics.
Full results are as follows:
Brock Lesnar defeats Shane Carwin by submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2 @ 2:19
Chris Leben defeats Yoshihiro Akiyama by submission (triangle choke) – Round 3 @ 4:40
Chris Lytle defeats Matt Brown by submission (armbar) – Round 2 @ 2:02
Stephan Bonnar defeats Krzysztof Soszynski by TKO (strikes) – Round 2 @ 3:08
George Sotriopoulos defeats Kurt Pellegrino via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Brendan Schaub defeats Chris Tuchscherer by TKO (punches) – Round 1 @ 1:07
Ricardo Romero defeats Seth Petruzelli by submission (armbar) – Round 2 @ 3:05
Kendall Grove defeats Goran Reljic via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
Gerald Harris defeats David Branch by knockout (slam) – Round 3 @ 2:35
Daniel Roberts defeats Forrest Petz via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Jon Madsen defeats Karlos Vemola via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)