Originally Posted by osmium
Scott Smith is a can with horseshoes surgically implanted into his hands. There is nothing to build up the wrong guy won the first fight because the better fighter had a year and a half layoff.
If every fighter with an excuse for losing got a do-over, then where would we be?
It was purely because Smith was supposed to be an easy win for Cung, then Smith put in a career performance and shocked the world.
And Strikeforce, instead of rewarding Smith for performing well, punished him for disrupting their plans.