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Idiot Referee Makes Possibly The Worst Call In UFC History

On the prelims of tonight's UFC Fight Night event in Rio de Janeiro, airing on Fox Sports 2, lightweight Leandro Silva—the fighter wearing orange in the video below—defeated Drew Dober by ... who the fuck knows?


Silva had Dober in a guillotine choke and in no trouble whatsoever when referee Eduardo Herdy came in and stopped the fight. Whether he's an idiot who managed to mistake Dober working his way out of the choke for a submission or had money on the line isn't clear; to their credit, announcers Jon Anik and Kenny Florian heaped scorn on the decision. Observers, meanwhile, were baffled.



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