Video: Edson Barboza vs Danny Castillo full 'Fight of the Night' highlights from UFC on FOX 9

So close, yet so far away for Danny Castillo, who pushed Edson Barboza to the brink last night (Sat., Dec. 14, 2013) at UFC on FOX 9, only to come out on the wrong side of a majority decision in the end. Watch full fight video highlights of their "Fight of the Night" at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California.

Danny Castillo was so close to scoring the biggest win of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) career last night (Sat., Dec. 14, 2013) at UFC on Fox 9 in Sacramento, Calif., that he probably could have tasted it.

However, Edson Barboza was somehow able to survive two nightmarish rights hands in the first round, which were followed up with ground-and-pound once he hit the mat and then a rear-naked choke attempt. The Brazilian was clearly in serious trouble, but "Last Call" was unable to close the deal and let him off the hook.

That was a big mistake.

Barboza collected himself and then began to execute his game plan in the second and third rounds, which included something spinning shit, as well as a left cross that put Castillo on his keister. Indeed, Barboza was able to survive a lopsided opening frame -- one that could easily have been a 10-8 for Castillo if judges knew how to score those in mixed martial arts (MMA) -- to win a majority decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-28).

And, of course, "Fight of the Night" honors.

For more on the Lightweight scrap between Edson Barboza vs. Danny Castillo be sure to check out our complete "Prelims" recap right here and play-by-play results thread right here.

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