UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida defended his belt for the first time Saturday at UFC 104 in Los Angeles
Machida managed to successfully defend his belt against Mauricio ”Shogun” Rua in a close unanimous decision.
The decision left the fans at the event in Los Angeles booing.
Lyoto Machida def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua via unanimous decision
Cain Velasquez def. Ben Rothwell via TKO (punches) – R2, 0:58
Gleison Tibau def. Josh Neer via unanimous decision
Joe Stevenson def. Spencer Fisher via TKO – R2, 4:03
Anthony Johnson def. Yoshiyuki Yoshida via TKO – R1, 0:41
Ryan Bader def. Eric “Red” Schafer via unanimous decision
Pat Barry def. Antoni Hardonk via TKO – Round 2, 2:30
Chael Sonnen def. Yushin Okami via unanimous decision
Jorge Rivera def. Rob Kimmons via TKO – R3, 1:53
Kyle Kingsbury def. Razak Al-Hassan via split decision
Stefan Struve def. Chase Gormley via submission (triangle choke) – R1, 4:04