Posted February 28, 2011 by DJ Enuff in Sports

UFC 127: B.J. Penn draws Jon Fitch

MMA UFC 127: The main event was kind of lack luster, but they did compete to the finish in a drawB.J Penn had guaranteed a victory, but had to instead settle for a draw (to Jon Fitch). Check out the highlights from the fight! Sat Feb 26


Two judges scored the bout as a draw, while a third favored Fitch 29-28. Both fighters say they’re open to a rematch.

“I came back and finished out on top,” Fitch said. “I think I did enough at least to win a split decision. … I was looking for him to come out, counterbox and counterwrestle. It was a great game plan, and it threw me. It took until the second round to get it together.”

(excerpt and quote courtesy full article msn.com, foxsports)

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