Dan Henderson returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 93 to face Rich Franklin. The event took place on Saturday, January 17, 2009, at the The O 2 in Dublin, Ireland. Franklin vs. Henderson featured 10 bouts, some were more interesting to watch than others.
UFC 93 was headlined by a scrap between Dan Henderson and Rich Franklin, with Mauricio Rua vs. Mark Coleman serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Marcus Davis went to war against Chris Lytle. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 93. View the full results for ‘Franklin vs. Henderson’-led fight card below.
UFC 93: Franklin vs. Henderson
|January 17, 2009|
The O 2
|Dan Henderson vs. Rich Franklin|
|Mauricio Rua vs. Mark Coleman|
UFC 93 was live 5,362 days days ago and was the 123rd event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC 93
Below is the 10-fight order and UFC 93 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Dan Henderson defeated Rich Franklin via Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Mauricio Rua defeated Mark Coleman by TKO (Punches) (Round 3 / 4:36)
- Rousimar Palhares defeated Jeremy Horn by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Alan Belcher defeated Denis Kang by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 4:36)
- Marcus Davis defeated Chris Lytle by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- John Hathaway defeated Tom Egan by TKO (Elbows) (Round 1 / 4:36)
- Martin Kampmann defeated Alexandre Barros by TKO (Punches) (Round 2 / 3:07)
- Eric Schafer defeated Antonio Mendes by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 3:35)
- Tomasz Drwal defeated Ivan Serati by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 2:02)
- Dennis Siver defeated Nate Mohr by TKO (Spinning Back Kick and Punches) (Round 3 / 3:27)
UFC 93 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Dennis Siver vs. Nate Mohr
The UFC 93 kicked off with Dennis Siver taking on Nate Mohr. Dennis Siver defeated Nate Mohr in Round 3 at 3:27 by TKO (Spinning Back Kick and Punches).
Tomasz Drwal vs. Ivan Serati
The second fight at UFC 93 was Ivan Serati vs. Tomasz Drwal. Tomasz Drwal won in Round 1 at 2:02 by KO (Punches).
Eric Schafer vs. Antonio Mendes
The following bout was between Antonio Mendes and Eric Schafer. Eric Schafer beat Antonio Mendes by TKO (Punches) in Round 1 at 3:35.
Martin Kampmann vs. Alexandre Barros
In the fourth bout, Martin Kampmann defeated Alexandre Barros by TKO (Punches) at 3:07 of Round 2.
John Hathaway vs. Tom Egan
The fifth bout ended at 4:36 of Round 1 with John Hathaway defeating Tom Egan by TKO (Elbows).
Marcus Davis vs. Chris Lytle
In sixth fight of the night, Chris Lytle lost to Marcus Davis at 5:00 of Round 3.
Alan Belcher vs. Denis Kang
Alan Belcher got the better of Denis Kang and won by Submission (Guillotine Choke) in Round 2 at 4:36.
Rousimar Palhares vs. Jeremy Horn
The eight bout was between Jeremy Horn and Rousimar Palhares. Rousimar Palhares beat Jeremy Horn by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Mauricio Rua vs. Mark Coleman
In the co-main event Mauricio Rua defeated Mark Coleman via TKO (Punches) at 4:36 of Round 3; Kevin Mulhall was the third man in the cage.
Dan Henderson vs. Rich Franklin
In the main event, referee Dan Miragliotta called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 3. Dan Henderson defeated Rich Franklin by Decision (Split).