Mixed Martial Arts Picture of the Time Period - July 15, 2008
UFC 82: Anderson Silva defeats Dan Henderson
March 1st, 2008. A highly anticipated 5-round championship match pitting the 185 Pride FC Champion vs the UFC 185lb Champion, Silva dominated the fight. Anderson Silva finishes Dan Henderson but Rear Naked Choke in the last minute of round 2. Silva next fights Sat. July 19 and moves up to the light-heavyweight division against James Irvin.
Also this weekend, Afflication's debut MMA show starts Fedor Emelianenko - Tim Sylvia.