The fight calendar offers a quick turnaround this week with
Peoples and Trowbridge saw rounds one and two for Sherk, and it's the second period that raised red flags. Dunham outstruck Sherk and very nearly finished the fight with a guillotine choke. Final point on this: So often blame for bad officiating in MMA is laid to rest with boxing officials. Peoples' background is martial arts. Trowbridge has judged enough MMA by now -- he began in 2004 and has worked 47 Zuffa-promoted events -- that he should know what to look for. It really shouldn't be so tough to get it right.
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