Frankie Edgar returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 125 to take on Gray Maynard. The event took place on Saturday, January 1, 2011, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Resolution featured 11 bouts, some were more interesting to watch than others.
UFC 125 was headlined by a battle between Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard, with Brian Stann vs. Chris Leben serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Jeremy Stephens went to battle against Marcus Davis. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 125. View the full results for ‘Resolution’-led fight card below.
UFC 125: Resolution
|January 1, 2011|
MGM Grand Garden Arena
|Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard|
|Brian Stann vs. Chris Leben|
UFC 125 was live 4,725 days days ago and was the 167th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 125
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC 125 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Frankie Edgar defeated Gray Maynard via Draw (Split) (Round 5 / 5:00)
- Brian Stann defeated Chris Leben by TKO (Knee and Punches) (Round 1 / 3:37)
- Thiago Silva defeated Brandon Vera by No Contest (Overturned by NSAC) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Dong Hyun Kim defeated Nate Diaz by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Clay Guida defeated Takanori Gomi by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 4:27)
- Jeremy Stephens defeated Marcus Davis by KO (Punch) (Round 3 / 2:33)
- Dustin Poirier defeated Josh Grispi by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Brad Tavares defeated Phil Baroni by KO (Knees and Punches) (Round 1 / 4:20)
- Diego Nunes defeated Mike Thomas Brown by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Daniel Roberts defeated Greg Soto by Submission (Kimura) (Round 1 / 3:45)
- Jacob Volkmann defeated Antonio McKee by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
UFC 125 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Jacob Volkmann vs. Antonio McKee
The UFC 125 kicked off with Jacob Volkmann taking on Antonio McKee. Jacob Volkmann defeated Antonio McKee in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Daniel Roberts vs. Greg Soto
The second fight at UFC 125 was Greg Soto vs. Daniel Roberts. Daniel Roberts won in Round 1 at 3:45 by Submission (Kimura).
Diego Nunes vs. Mike Thomas Brown
The following fight was between Mike Thomas Brown and Diego Nunes. Diego Nunes beat Mike Thomas Brown by Decision (Split) in Round 3 at 5:00.
Brad Tavares vs. Phil Baroni
In the fourth bout, Brad Tavares defeated Phil Baroni by KO (Knees and Punches) at 4:20 of Round 1.
Dustin Poirier vs. Josh Grispi
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Dustin Poirier defeating Josh Grispi by Decision (Unanimous).
Jeremy Stephens vs. Marcus Davis
In sixth fight of the night, Marcus Davis lost to Jeremy Stephens at 2:33 of Round 3.
Clay Guida vs. Takanori Gomi
Clay Guida got the better of Takanori Gomi and won by Submission (Guillotine Choke) in Round 2 at 4:27.
Dong Hyun Kim vs. Nate Diaz
The eight bout was between Nate Diaz and Dong Hyun Kim. Dong Hyun Kim beat Nate Diaz by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Thiago Silva vs. Brandon Vera
The ninth fight at UFC 125 was Brandon Vera vs. Thiago Silva. Thiago Silva won in Round 3 at 5:00 by No Contest (Overturned by NSAC).
Brian Stann vs. Chris Leben
In the co-main event Brian Stann defeated Chris Leben via TKO (Knee and Punches) at 3:37 of Round 1; Josh Rosenthal was the third man in the cage.
Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard
In the main event, referee Yves Lavigne called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 5. Frankie Edgar defeated Gray Maynard by Draw (Split).