UFC 89: Bisping vs. Leben – Birmingham, England – National Indoor Arena – Oct. 18, 2008
Michael Bisping improved his record to a sparkling 17-1 by defeating Chris Leben at UFC 89.
TUF 3 winner Bisping established himself as a British fighting headliner and as a contender for Anderson Silva’s middleweight title.
The event aired live in the United Kingdom and on tape delay in North America on Spike TV.
In the co-main event, “The Dean of Mean” Keith Jardine rebounded from a loss to Wanderlei Silva with a split decision over Brandon Vera.