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Evans announces arrival with chilling KO over 'Iceman' Liddell

Originally Published: August 9, 2008
By Franklin McNeil | Special to ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Chuck Liddell wanted a shot to regain his light heavyweight title. A win over Rashad Evans at Philips Arena on Saturday would likely have gotten him that shot.

But Evans also has dreams of fighting for a title. Though he was a big underdog, Evans was undaunted.

He had a fight plan he believed would allow him to upset the UFC's most popular fighter. Evans was right.

In a fight that featured two of the best wrestlers in mixed martial arts, Evans fought Liddell ...

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