“My thing is, Rua did hit him more … But Machida hit him harder, especially in the early rounds.”
“So you in a bar with 200 people that are sloppy drunk, and you’re gonna argue with me about the decision? … How does that work? Only in America. I give the fight to Machida in a very, very close fight. Now you’re pissed off because it’s my fault that you lost your money. No, it’s not. It’s Machida’s fault.”
“If you don’t like it, you can go to hell.” [MMAWeekly]
MMA judge Cecil Peoples responds to fan criticism of his judging of the UFC 104 bout between Lyoto Machida vs Mauricio Shogun Rua. While its not just Peoples fault for the failed decision, his name has certainly come up a lot in questionable fight decisions.