Quinton Jackson returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 123 to battle Lyoto Machida. The event took place on Saturday, November 20, 2010, at the The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Rampage vs. Machida featured 11 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC 123 was headlined by a fight between Quinton Jackson and Lyoto Machida, with B.J. Penn vs. Matt Hughes serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Brian Foster went to battle against Matt Brown. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 123. View the full results for ‘Rampage vs. Machida’-led fight card below.
UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida
|November 20, 2010|
The Palace of Auburn Hills
|Auburn Hills, Michigan|
|Quinton Jackson vs. Lyoto Machida|
|B.J. Penn vs. Matt Hughes|
UFC 123 was live 4,430 days days ago and was the 164th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 123
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC 123 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Quinton Jackson defeated Lyoto Machida via Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- B.J. Penn defeated Matt Hughes by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 0:21)
- Maiquel Falcao defeated Gerald Harris by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Phil Davis defeated Tim Boetsch by Submission (Kimura) (Round 2 / 2:55)
- George Sotiropoulos defeated Joe Lauzon by Submission (Kimura) (Round 2 / 2:43)
- Brian Foster defeated Matt Brown by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 2:11)
- Mark Munoz defeated Aaron Simpson by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Dennis Hallman defeated Karo Parisyan by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:47)
- Edson Barboza defeated Mike Lullo by TKO (Leg Kicks) (Round 3 / 0:26)
- Paul Kelly defeated T.J. O’Brien by TKO (Elbows) (Round 2 / 3:16)
- Nik Lentz defeated Tyson Griffin by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
UFC 123 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Nik Lentz vs. Tyson Griffin
The UFC 123 kicked off with Nik Lentz taking on Tyson Griffin. Nik Lentz defeated Tyson Griffin in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Paul Kelly vs. T.J. O’Brien
The second fight at UFC 123 was T.J. O’Brien vs. Paul Kelly. Paul Kelly won in Round 2 at 3:16 by TKO (Elbows).
Edson Barboza vs. Mike Lullo
The following fight was between Mike Lullo and Edson Barboza. Edson Barboza beat Mike Lullo by TKO (Leg Kicks) in Round 3 at 0:26.
Dennis Hallman vs. Karo Parisyan
In the fourth bout, Dennis Hallman defeated Karo Parisyan by TKO (Punches) at 1:47 of Round 1.
Mark Munoz vs. Aaron Simpson
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Mark Munoz defeating Aaron Simpson by Decision (Unanimous).
Brian Foster vs. Matt Brown
In sixth fight of the night, Matt Brown lost to Brian Foster at 2:11 of Round 2.
George Sotiropoulos vs. Joe Lauzon
George Sotiropoulos got the better of Joe Lauzon and won by Submission (Kimura) in Round 2 at 2:43.
Phil Davis vs. Tim Boetsch
The eight bout was between Tim Boetsch and Phil Davis. Phil Davis beat Tim Boetsch by Submission (Kimura) at 2:55 of Round 2.
Maiquel Falcao vs. Gerald Harris
The ninth fight at UFC 123 was Gerald Harris vs. Maiquel Falcao. Maiquel Falcao won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).
B.J. Penn vs. Matt Hughes
In the co-main event B.J. Penn defeated Matt Hughes via KO (Punches) at 0:21 of Round 1; Dan Miragliotta was the third man in the cage.
Quinton Jackson vs. Lyoto Machida
In the main event, referee Herb Dean called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 3. Quinton Jackson defeated Lyoto Machida by Decision (Split).