Originally Posted by travtera
I don't see any controversy or robbery. Frankie was competitive in rounds 3 & 5 but not convincingly enough to steal both. Especially as the challenger. I must add that Aldo didn't exactly impress the shit out of me as he coasted in the last three rounds. He did what he had to do to win though, so good on him.
Is there anything in the rules that gives the champ some sort of advantage? Am I missing that or something? I mean I know that in the event of a tie the belt stays with the champ, but I didn't know the champ gets the round by round benefit of the doubt.