UFC 139 Dan Henderson vs Mauricio Shogun Rua is said tobe one of the epic fight yet in the history of UFC held in the HP Pavillion, San Jose California on November 19,2011 Saturday ET. Two light heavy weight legends will meet for the first time. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs Dan Henderson is an interesting fight where the two champions showed exchange of punches fearlessly.
First round was a close fight. At the start of the second round Henderson has thrown series of punches that sometimes stuns Shogun Rua good thing is that the latter maintain his defense. On 3:22 of the third round Henderson landed a big right hand on Mauricio “Shogun” Rua’s face that made him knockdown and has receive hard punches continuously.
4th and 5th round is dominated by Shogun where he landed a big upper cut on Dan’s face and was able to take down and mount Henderson several times on both rounds. Despite Mauricio “Shogun” Rua come back on 4th and 5th round the judges decided via unanimous decision with score card 48 – 47 in favor of Dan Henderson. According to Dan Henderson the said fight might be the toughest for him yet.
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