MACHIDA vs ANDERSOn the 11th anniversary of his UFC debut, former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida thrilled the fans in his hometown of Belem, as the 39-year-old eked out a five-round split decision over middleweight prospect Eryk Anders at Arena Guilherme Paraense.Scores were 49-46, 48-47 and 47-48 for the No. 13-ranked Machida, now 23-8. Alabama’s Anders falls to 10-1.

Take it in.@LyotoMachidaFW does it for his hometown crowd. #UFCBelem pic.twitter.com/r4tX2RNkhc
— UFC (@ufc) February 4, 2018

Machida began the fight by firing kicks at Anders’ legs, and with … Read the Full Article Here