2012 MMA fight – Wanderlei Silva vs Rich Franklin 2 – fight Video UFC 147

2_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-06-23, only two stars for Wanderlei Silva vs Rich Franklin 2, we don’t understand how it can be the UFC Fight of the Night, too little action! Wanderlei Silva ranked as the No.20 middleweight in the world, entered the fight with a record of 34-11-1 while Rich Franklin had a record of 28-6-0 (Franklin is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since February 5, 2011 when he was defeated by Forrest Griffin). Silva vs Franklin 2 is the main event of UFC 147; in their first fight Franklin defeated Silva by unanimous decision (June 13, 2009). Rate the video!


Event: UFC 147: Silva vs Franklin 2

Date: 2012-06-23

Where: Jornalista Felipe Drumond Stadium, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Division: catchweight (190 lbs, 86 kg)

Result: Click here to show the fight’s result
Rich Franklin def. Wanderlei Silva (unanimous decision, 49-46, 49-46, 49-46)


UFC 147 fight card (main fights):
Wanderlei Silva vs Rich Franklin 2
Cezar Ferreira vs Sergio Moraes
Rony Mariano Bezerra vs Godofredo “Pepey” Castro
Fabricio Werdum vs Mike Russow
Iuri Alcantara vs Hacran Dias
Rodrigo Damm vs Anistavio Medeiros
Wagner Campos vs Marcos Vinicius

Silva’s previous fight: Wanderlei Silva vs Cung Le

Franklin’s next fight: Rich Franklin vs Cung Le

Silva’s next fight: Wanderlei Silva vs Brian Stann


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