PHILADELPHIA -- Johny Hendricks and Mike Pierce likely won't be going home with any bonus money for fight of the night at UFC 133 on Saturday night, unless UFC introduces "Non-descript 15 minutes of the night" as a fight bonus.
But, in the interest of fairness and equality in reporting all the fights from inside Wells Fargo Center tonight (the ones inside the octagon, that is), here's what you need to know from this welterweight bout:
- Pierce (12-4) had some swelling on the right eye and a small mouse.
- Hendricks has a great beard that is somewhere in between Kimbo Slice, Andrei Arlovski and Alessio Sakara.
- Chael Sonnen is far more quiet as a cornerman for Pierce than he is as a fighter.
- Hendricks (11-1) won by split decision. All three judges scored it 29-28 (with two of them favoring Hendricks, of course).