Originally Posted by RustyRenegade
Just about everyone believes that already
Only the most loyal fans are claiming a definite victory for their favorite fighter. It was a close fight and if you asked Bisping if he thought Chael had won before the announcement I bet he'd say the same thing.
According to the interviews Ariel did with both Sonnen and Bisping after the fight, Sonnen did ask him before the announcement. They both basically gave the same account of the conversation, Sonnen asked Bisping who he thought won and Bisping said I think I got you 2 to 1.