UFC 147: June 23, 2012
UFC Middleweight Championship bout between Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen
I47 fight is considered to be the most anticipated rematch of 2012 and UFC history.
Anderson Silva defends his title for the second time against the most entertaining Fighter in the UFC history Chael Sonnen.
Their First match up was thought to be Silva’s end of reigning the middleweight division as Chael Sonnen dominated the fight on up to the 4rth round. Unfortunately, Silva caught Sonnen with an armbar on the 5th round forcing Sonnen to tap.
Chael Sonnen after losing his first match against Silva for a title shot, he won 2 straight fights against two biggest threat of the middlewieght division. He submitted Brian Stann and won against Michael Bisping with a decision.
It’s rematch heated with Chael Sonnen’s bullying on Anderson Silva.
Chael Sonnen wins the rematch with a unanimous decision.