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Quijano: Bisping survives Hendo at UFC 204


AT UFC 204, Michael Bisping barely held on to his middleweight crown against one of the legends of the sport, one who would later retire with his legacy intact and untarnished.

Due to a technical glitch at our chosen watering hole, my high school buddy Dr. Gerry Ypil and I missed the first round (which was won by Dan Henderson to most accounts), but I thought Bisping swept rounds, 2-5.

The unanimous decision in favor of Bisping appears to be controversial judging from the mini- maelstrom it created.

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