2011 best MMA fight – Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs Dan Henderson – full fight Video UFC

5_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2011-11-19, amazing and tough fight, great strikes, excellent grappling techniques, high pace: this is what we want, this is mma and this is a Fight of the Year. Congratulations to Shogun and Hendo, two real warriors (awarded with “Fight of the Night” honors). Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (20-5-0) entered as the No.2 light heavyweight in the world while Dan Henderson (28-8-0) entered as the No.6. “Shogun” Rua vs Henderson was the main event of the UFC 139; they also faced each other a second time on March 23, 2014 (=Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs Dan Henderson 2). Watch the video!

 

 

Event: UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson

Date: 2011-11-19

Where: HP Pavillion, San Jose, California, United States

Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)

Result: Click to show the fight’s result
Dan Henderson def. Mauricio Rua (unanimous decision, 48-47, 48-47, 48-47)

 

UFC 139 fight card:
Main card
Mauricio Shogun Rua vs Dan Henderson
Wanderlei Silva vs Cung Le
Urijah Faber vs Brian Bowles
Rick Story vs Martin Kampmann
Stephan Bonnar vs Kyle Kingsbury
Preliminary card
Ryan Bader vs Jason Brilz
Michael McDonald vs Alex Soto

Rua’s previous fight: Mauricio Rua vs Forrest Griffin 2

Henderson’s previous fight: Dan Henderson vs Fedor Emelianenko

Rua’s next fight: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs Brandon Vera

Henderson’s next fight: Lyoto Machida vs Dan Henderson

 

 

Video:
Official video

(Alternative free embeddable video hosted on HULU Official website)