Welcome to the Live Event coverage of UFC 104, tonight’s card is presented live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
In tonight’s main event, UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will attempt his first title defense against challenger Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. In the nights co-main event heavyweight contenders Cain Velasquez and Ben Rothwell will square off to determine where each fighter stands in the division.
Live coverage of the night’s undercard will begin at approx 7:30 p.m. ET 4:30 p.m. PT. The television portion of the event begins on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET with the main card on pay-per-view main card at 10 p.m. ET.
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Below is a full list of the results for the event:
Lyoto Machida def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua via UD 48-47
Cain Velasquez def Ben Rothwell via TKO :58 R2
Joe Stevenson def. Spencer Fisher via TKO 4:03 R2
Anthony Johnson def Yoshiyuki Yoshida via KO :41
Gleison Tibau def. Josh Neer via UD
Ryan Bader def . Eric Schafer by UD
Patrick Barry def. Antoni Hardonk via TKO 2:30 R2
Chael Sonnen def Yushin Okami via UD
Jorge Rivera def. Rob Kimmons via TKO 1:53 R3
Kyle Kingsbury def. Razak Al-Hassan by Split Decision
Stefan Struve def. Chase Gormley at 4:04 by Submission (Triangle), R1