UFC FN 72: Michael Bisping Barely Escapes With Win
By FCF Staff
Michael Bisping became the first man in over five years to defeat Thales Leites, but one judge at UFC Fight Night 72 didn’t believe that should be the case.
Bisping took on fellow middleweight contender Thales Leites in the card’s main event, and after five, action filled rounds, “The Count” was awarded the split decision win. With the victory, Bisping has won two straight, while Leites had his eight fight winning streak snapped.
Here are the results for UFC FN 72, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland.
Michael Bisping def. Thales Leites via split decision (48-47, 49-46, 47-48)
Evan Dunham def. Ross Pearson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Joe Duffy def. Ivan Jorge via submission (triangle-choke) R1, 3:05
Joanne Calderwood def. Cortney Casey via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Leon Edwards def. Pawel Pawlak via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Stevie Ray def. Leonardo Mafra via TKO (punches) R1, 2:30
Paddy Holohan def. Vaughan Lee via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ilir Latifi def. Hans Stringer via knockout (punches) R1, 0:56
Michael Lebout def. Teemu Packalen via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Robert Whiteford def. Paul Redmond via TKO (strikes) R1, 3:04
Jimmie Rivera def. Marcus Brimage via TKO (strikes) R1, 1:29
Daniel Omielanczuk def. Chris De La Rocha via TKO (strikes) R1, 0:48