Scoring in MMA

The Most Controversial MMA Decisions

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There have been several controversial scoring decisions in the history of MMA. Some examples include:

Frank Mir vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 140: This fight was considered extremely close, with many fans and analysts believing that Mir had done enough to win the unanimous decision. However, all three judges scored the fight in favor of Nogueira, causing controversy and outrage among fans and media.

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165: This fight was widely considered one of the best in UFC history, with many fans and analysts believing that Gustafsson had done enough to earn the unanimous decision. However, all three judges scored the fight in favor of Jones, leading to widespread criticism and debate.

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