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Round 1: Bisping looks fired up on his way to the cage. Silva looks relaxed. The crowd gets loud for Wanderlei. The stare down is respectful. They both miss with kicks. The crowd chants. Silva lands a leg kick. Bisping hits a takedown. Silva tries to get back up, they exchange in the clinch and Silva pushes Bisping off of him. Silva blocks a body kick. Bisping gets another takedown and Wanderlei gets right back up again. Bisping lands a solid punch. Silva wings a hook. Silva pushes Bisping back with a big right. They trade kicks. Silva lands a leg kick. Silva pushes forward with wild hooks. Bisping hits a big right. Silva cut on the chin. Bisping tries for a takedown but backs off. Silva with big punches against the cage to end the round. Very close round. Fightline.com scores the round 10-9 for Michael Bisping.
Round 2: Silva with an inside leg kick. He lands another. Silva catches a Bisping body kick and sweeps him to the ground. He lands in Bisping’s guard and starts trying for ground and pound. Bisping looks for an armbar but Silva muscles out. Silva lands a body kick to Bisping as he gets up. Silva lands a leg kick. Silva with a big right. Bisping moving forward, gets a big takedown. He gets into side control. Silva explodes out. Silva with a body kick. Bisping using the jab well. Silva wings a big right, lands inside leg kicks. Silva pushes forward, lands a good left. Bisping gets a takedown. Silva goes for the guillotine. Bisping lasts the round. Fightline.com scores the round 10-9 for Wanderlei Silva.
Round 3: Bisping blocks a high kick. Silva landing with leg kicks. Bisping with a good left hook. Bisping throws a half-hearted flying knee. Silva pops Bisping with a right. Bisping hits a low blow. They take a break and then go right back at it. Bisping with a good body kick. Silva stuffs a takedown. Wanderlei egging on Bisping as the crowd chants his name. Silva loading up on the right hand. Bisping lands a good body kick and misses a takedown. Silva with a good body kick. Bisping pokes Silva in the eye. They break and then touch gloves. They exchange evenly. Silva loading up on his hooks. Silva with a straight right. Silva catches another body kick and sweeps Bisping to the ground. He gets back up. Silva with a jab. Silva pushes forward with big punches, he drops Bisping with a right hand. The bell rings as the ref pulls Silva off of Bisping. Fightline.com scores the round 10-9 for Wanderlei Silva.
Wanderlei Silva defeated Michael Bisping by unanimous decision (scores of 29-28 across the board).
An emotional Silva celebrates in the Octagon. Nothing but respect between Bisping and Silva as they hug after the bout.