On Saturday, Feb. 2, the UFC held UFC 156 from the Mandalay Events Center in Las Vegas.

The event featured a featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. The fight marked one of the most-anticipated superfights in recent memory.

In addition to the main event, the main card also featured former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans facing off with Brazilian Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem meeting Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, grapplers Jon Fitch and Demian Maia going to battle and lightning-fast flyweights Joseph Benavidez and Ian McCall locking horns.

The event featured a total of 11 bouts. A two-hour, four-fight showcase aired on FX, while two bouts streamed via the promotion’s YouTube page.

Saturday’s main card aired live on pay-per-view starting at 10 p.m. ET. The preliminary card was split between a 8 p.m. ET FX broadcast and a YouTube stream beginning at 7 p.m. ET.

Below are highlights from the welterweight clash between Maia and Fitch. Maia dominated Fitch for the entire three rounds to take home a unanimous decision victory. For a full recap and results of the entire card, click here.

The UFC 156 card:

Main Card
Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar – for featherweight title
Rashad Evans vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva
Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia
Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian McCall
FX Preliminary Card
Evan Dunham vs. Gleison Tibau
Jay Hieron vs. Tyron Woodley
Jacob Volkmann vs. Bobby Green
Yves Edwards vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg
YouTube Preliminary Card
Chico Camus vs. Dustin Kimura
Edwin Figueroa vs. Francisco Rivera

Photo: Demian Maia (Sherdog)

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