“There has to be some sort of major change with these judges. I have no idea what they’re doing, but clearly they weren’t paying attention to the fight. I know Andrei’s a big star, and maybe they were swayed by the fans’ reaction. Look at the punch stats and statistics, then tell me that he won that fight. This started with the bad decision in the Diego Sanchez vs. Ross Pearson fight last week (at UFC Fight Night 42), and I can’t believe it happened to me now. Maybe you can give Andrei the first round, but that’s it. The most significant strikes he landed on me were the two head butts. I don’t know what else to say.”
During last night’s UFC 174 post-fight presser, Brendan Schaub vented his frustration with the judges in his bout.
The fight was close, but only because nothing really happened.
Here’s how the judges saw it: