Last night, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Belem, Brazil, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida attempted to rebound from a string of stoppage losses opposite dangerous undefeated prospect Eryk Anders. Though Anders certainly didn’t make it easy for him, Machida ultimately earned his first win since December of 2014 with a split decision.
Understandably, many members of the MMA community were very impressed by Machida’s turning away of Father Time. That said, many others felt the decision should have been awarded to Anders.
Here are some of the best reactions to Lyoto Machida’s close defeat of Eryk Anders:
What did you think of Lyoto Machida’s win over Eryk Anders?
This article first appeared onBJPenn.comon 2/4/2018.