Matchup: BJ Penn (13-4-1) vs. Sean Sherk (36-2-1)
Date: May 24, 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Recap: Sean Sherk returned to the OctagonTM to reclaim his title after serving a suspension for testing positive for a banned substance. After much pre fight hype the talking time was over and it was time to find out who was the UFC® Lightweight Champion, BJ Penn or Sean Sherk.
Outcome: Penn by TKO, Round 3