Revisiting the MMA scoring systems

Originally Published: February 27, 2012
By Josh Gross | ESPN.com

I must say, thanks, Twitter, for the inspiration. After a spirited discussion Sunday afternoon about scoring systems in MMA, I decided to view Benson Henderson's UFC title-winning effort over Frankie Edgar two ways.

First, the good ol' 10-point must system, mandated by athletic commissions across the United States. Then, the half-point system that is being experimented with in some locales, including California.

Guess what happened?

On fight night and ...

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