Originally Posted by Mungo
He's definitely impressive but Franklin was winning the standup battle against him until they clinched. From there he just looked horrible. I don't think Silva's clinche was amazing and caught Rich off guard. I think he wasn't in good enough shape to get out of it.
He was winning the standup? They were standing for 90 secs. Franklin lands some pitty pat leg kicks and 1 left hand that pisses Silva off. 90 seconds later his nose is next to his ear. End of story.