Dong Hyun Kim (Photo: sherdog.com)
UFC 125: Resolution – Las Vegas, Nev. – MGM Grand Garden Arena – Jan. 1, 2011
Gray Maynard and Frankie Edgar battled for the UFC lightweight title at UFC 125, but the “Resolution” subtitle proved ironic as the fight ended in a draw.
One judge ruled the fight 48-46 in favor of the champion Edgar, while another saw it the same way. The third judge saw the fight as a 47-47. As a result, Edgar retained the title.
In the co-main event, Brian Stann beat Chris “The Crippler” Leben by TKO at the 3:37 mark.
Thiago Silva seemed to defeat Brandon Vera by unanimous decision. However, Silva’s win was changed to a no contest after he tested positive for banned substances.
Dong Hyun Kim of South Korea beat Nate Diaz by unanimous decision.