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Rua upends Machida in rematch

Originally Published: May 9, 2010
By Brian Knapp | Sherdog.com

This time, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua made sure the judges were not involved.

Rua knocked out the previously unbeaten Lyoto Machida 3 minutes, 35 seconds into the first round to capture the light heavyweight championship at UFC 113 "Machida vs. Shogun 2" on Saturday at the Bell Centre in Montreal. At 28, Rua again sits atop the 205-pound heap.

For many, it will be remembered as a night when justice was served. Machida took a controversial unanimous decision from Rua ...

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