The "H-Bomb" landed in the first two rounds, but it wasn't enough as Michael Bisping showed a champion's resolve in a winning performance.
Dan Henderson floored Bisping twice, but he just couldn't put the nail in the coffin. Instead, volume striking won the day as the champion retained by unanimous decision Saturday. Henderson rides off into the sunset without UFC gold but holding a special place in the hearts of fans for his incredible career.
What else transpired? Well, you can read to find out. This is the complete play-by-play of UFC 204. Recap it for yourself.
UFC 204 Quick Results
- Michael Bisping defeats Dan Henderson by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46)
- Gegard Mousasi defeats Vitor Belfort by TKO at 2:43 of the second round
- Jimi Manuwa defeats Ovince Saint Preux by KO at 2:38 of the second round
- Stefan Struve defeats Daniel Omielanczuk via submission (d'arce choke) at 1:41 of the second round
- Mirsad Bektic defeats Russell Doane via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:22 of the first round
- Iuri Alcantara defeats Brad Pickett via submission (triangle choke) at 1:59 of the first round
- Damian Stasiak defeats Davey Grant via submission (armbar) at 3:56 of the third round
- Leon Edwards defeats Albert Tumenov via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:01 of the third round
- Marc Diakiese defeats Lukasz Sajewski by TKO at 4:40 of the second round
- Mike Perry defeats Danny Roberts by KO at 4:40 of the third round
- Leonardo Santos defeats Adriano Martins by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)