Chris Weidman returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 162 to battle Anderson Silva. The event took place on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Silva vs. Weidman featured 11 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC 162 was headlined by a clash between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva, with Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Andrew Craig went to war against Chris Leben. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 162. View the full results for ‘Silva vs. Weidman’-led fight card below.
UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
|July 6, 2013|
MGM Grand Garden Arena
|Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva|
|Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira|
UFC 162 was live 3,797 days days ago and was the 241st event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 162
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC 162 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Chris Weidman defeated Anderson Silva via KO (Punches) (Round 2 / 1:18)
- Frankie Edgar defeated Charles Oliveira by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Tim Kennedy defeated Roger Gracie by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Mark Munoz defeated Tim Boetsch by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Cub Swanson defeated Dennis Siver by TKO (Punches) (Round 3 / 2:24)
- Andrew Craig defeated Chris Leben by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Norman Parke defeated Kazuki Tokudome by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Gabriel Gonzaga defeated Dave Herman by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 0:17)
- Edson Barboza defeated Rafaello Oliveira by TKO (Leg Kicks) (Round 2 / 1:44)
- Brian Melancon defeated Seth Baczynski by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 4:59)
- Mike Pierce defeated David Mitchell by TKO (Punches) (Round 2 / 2:55)
UFC 162 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Mike Pierce vs. David Mitchell
The UFC 162 began with Mike Pierce taking on David Mitchell. Mike Pierce defeated David Mitchell in Round 2 at 2:55 by TKO (Punches).
Brian Melancon vs. Seth Baczynski
The second fight at UFC 162 was Seth Baczynski vs. Brian Melancon. Brian Melancon won in Round 1 at 4:59 by KO (Punches).
Edson Barboza vs. Rafaello Oliveira
The following fight was between Rafaello Oliveira and Edson Barboza. Edson Barboza beat Rafaello Oliveira by TKO (Leg Kicks) in Round 2 at 1:44.
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Dave Herman
In the fourth bout, Gabriel Gonzaga defeated Dave Herman by KO (Punches) at 0:17 of Round 1.
Norman Parke vs. Kazuki Tokudome
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Norman Parke defeating Kazuki Tokudome by Decision (Unanimous).
Andrew Craig vs. Chris Leben
In sixth fight of the night, Chris Leben lost to Andrew Craig at 5:00 of Round 3.
Cub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver
Cub Swanson got the better of Dennis Siver and won by TKO (Punches) in Round 3 at 2:24.
Mark Munoz vs. Tim Boetsch
The eight bout was between Tim Boetsch and Mark Munoz. Mark Munoz beat Tim Boetsch by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Tim Kennedy vs. Roger Gracie
The ninth fight at UFC 162 was Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy. Tim Kennedy won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).
Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira
In the co-main event Frankie Edgar defeated Charles Oliveira via Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3; Yves Lavigne was the third man in the cage.
Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva
In the main event, referee Herb Dean called an end to the bout at 1:18 of Round 2. Chris Weidman defeated Anderson Silva by KO (Punches).