Shogun used Crane stance during fight. Why? (pic)

toshii -  

"If Shogun won then he just used Karate to beat Karate. This just proves the superiority of Gracie Karate."
Rorion Gracie

Stockton bitches!!

If done right, no can defend.

 i took it as a show that his arms were up and all the punches were blocked.  A way for Shogun to show everyone (especially the judges) that Machida wasn't hitting him.

Only Karate style win Karate