UFC 97 “Redemption” set for April 18th, from the Bell Centre in Montreal Quebec, Canada. Headlining the card will be UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva talking on Thales Leites. In the co-main event, “The Iceman” Chuck Liddell will finally get his chance at former PRIDE veteran Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.
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Results After the Jump
- Anderson Silva vs. Thales Leites
Result: Anderson Silva defeats Thales Leites via Unanimous Decision. (49-46, 48-47, 50-46)
- Sam Stout vs. Matt Wiman
Result: Sam Stout defeats Matt Wiman via Unanimous Decision. (29-28, x3)
- Chuck Liddell vs. Mauricio Shogun Rua
Result: Mauricio Rua defeats Chuck Liddell via TKO (Strikes) at 4:28 of R1.
- Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Brian Stann
Result: Krzysztof Soszynski defeats Brian Stann via Submission (Kimura) at 3:53 of R1.
- Cheick Kongo vs. Antoni Hardonk
Result: Cheick Kongo defeats Antoni Hardonk via TKO (Strikes) at 2:29 of R2.
- Luis Cane vs. Steve Cantwell
Result: Luis Cane defeats Steve Cantwell via Unanimous Decision. (29-28, 30-27 x2)
- Denis Kang vs. Xavier Foupa-Pokum
Result: Denis Kang defeats Xavier Foupa-Pokam via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)
- Jason MacDonald vs. Nate Quarry
Result: Nate Quarry defeats Jason MacDonald via TKO (Strikes) at 2:27 of R1.
- David Loiseau vs. Ed Herman
Result: Ed Herman defeats David Loiseau via Unanimous Decision. (30-26, 30-27 x2)
- David Bielkheden vs. Mark Bocek
Result: Mark Bocek defeats David Bielkheden via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 4:57 of R1.
- Ryo Chonan vs. T.J. Grant
Result: T.J. Grant defeats Ryo Chonan via Split Decision. (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
- Eliot Marshall vs. Vinicius Magalhaes
Result: Eliot Marshall defeats Vinicius Magalhaes via Unanimous Decision, (29-28, 30-27 x2).