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Bloody Elbow 2015 Year-End MMA Awards - Biggest Robbery

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Make your pick for the biggest robbery of 2015 in Bloody Elbow's Year-End Awards.

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Over the next few days, Bloody Elbow is going to ask for your opinion on some of the best things that have happened in the MMA world over the course of 2015. There will be a total of eight different categories you'll be asked to vote on. For the sake of simplicity we're going to stick with high-level and relevant MMA stuff in these posts. While I'm sure there was a ludicrous knockout in an unscheduled MMA event at The Lumberyard strip club in Des Moines, or an insane pancreas lock submission on an obscure ZST! card in Japan, let's just stick to stuff a lot of us have seen, okay? (If that spiel looked familiar, it's because I've used the same one for five years in a row. Originality? What originality?)

It's pretty simple. I'll post 5-10 options in a category, you vote for what you think was the best. If you think I left something really important off my list, post it in the comments and we can add it to the poll if it's deemed worthy. I can almost guarantee you won't like all my suggestions, but narrowing down these lists is tough.

You can still vote on the three categories -  Best Submission, Biggest Debacle, and Biggest Upset.

The fourth category is worst decision of 2015, better known as the biggest robbery. MMA judging was as bad as ever this year, and here are five of the worst calls.

Beneil Dariush defeats Michael Johnson, UFC Fight Night 73 - Johnson was the one coming forward for the entire fight, but Dariush was deftly countering his attacks. Nonetheless, most fans and media had it for Johnson when it was all said and done - but two judges had it for Dariush.

Cathal Pendred defeats Sean Spencer, UFC Fight Night 59 - Two fights from this card made the list. This one looked clear as day to everyone watching - Spencer had the much more effective offense. But all three judges scored it for Pendred, two with 30-27 scores.

Yoel Romero defeats Ronaldo Souza, UFC 194 - This was a pretty close fight overall. Three media members even called it a draw. But while the majority of media members sided with Jacare in the end, Romero got the W.

Al Iaquinta defeats Jorge Masvidal, UFC Fight Night 63 - Masvidal nearly finished the fight in the first, and seemed to take the second and third rounds as well. They were close, but not that close. Most everyone thought Masvidal took the fight. Nonetheless, Iaquinta won a split decision.

Donald Cerrone defeats Ben Henderson, UFC Fight Night 59 - The second UFN 59 strange card. This fight seemed closer than Pendred/Spencer, but Bendo pretty clearly won two rounds. The judges disagreed.