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Shogun's smushed face

UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio

UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua arrives at the second annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. (Dec. 1, 2010) Photo Credit: Getty

There's no denying the one-sided light heavyweight title fight at UFC 128 between Jon "Bones" Jones and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua.

It was as thorough a beatdown as you'll see in two-plus rounds of mixed martial arts. Rua landed 13 strikes the entire fight, compared with Jones' 87. Have a look below at one those strikes from Jones, a big left leg kick that mashed up Rua's face.

Quite a difference from that handsome fella at the top of this post, huh?

Click here to see the photo at full size, then click here to see more photos from UFC 128.


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