twitter google

UFC on FUEL TV 10 Undercard Live Blog: Assuncao vs. Lee, More

This is the UFC on FUEL TV 10 undercard live blog for the Nogueira vs. Werdum event at the .There will be six fights on the undercard. Raphael Assuncao vs. Vaughan Lee, Godofredo Pepey vs. Felipe Arantes, Ildemar Alcantara vs. Leandro Silva, Rodrigo Damm vs. Mizuto Hirota, Caio Magalhaes vs. Karlos Vemola, and Antonio Braga Neto vs. Anthony Smith will be featured on the prelims.Check out the UFC on FUEL TV 10 undercard live blog below. More Coverage: UFC on FUEL TV 10 Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App Antonio Braga Neto vs. Anthony Smith Round 1: Marc Goddard is our referee for this opening middleweight bout. Looping right hook for Braga Neto connects first. Braga Neto bulldozes inside with a combination. Braga Neto lunges inside again, but this time Smith catches him with a left. Braga Neto finds a home for a leg kick then shoots in for a double. Smith sprawls but can’t defend. Braga Neto completes the takedown, briefly takes Smith’s back then switches to a heel hook in the ensuing scramble. Braga Neto transitions to a kneebar. Wow, gorgeous jiu-jitsu on display. Braga Neto cranks on it and Smith yelps in pain. That’s it. Antonio Braga Neto def. Anthony Smith via submission (kneebar) at 1:52 of round 1. Caio Magalhaes vs. Karlos Vemola Round 1: Referee Dan Miragliotta oversees this middleweight bout. Magalhaes immediately changes levels for a double. Vemola sprawls and defends. Magalhaes hunts for a guillotine but eventually gives up against the fence. Magalhaes latches onto another guillotine. This one is tighter. Vemola powers out of it again and winds up in top position raining down beefy rights and lefts. Shorts elbows from Vemola. Magalhaes is taking a beating on bottom. Magalhaes throws up an armlock then transitions to an omoplata, but can’t secure anything. Vemola is relentless with his punches from the top. Vemola briefly moves into side control but Magalhaes takes the opportunity to scoot out and stand up. Magalhaes grasps for another guillotine only to wind up with his back on the canvas. Magalhaes stands, and almost immediately he hunts for yet another guillotine. This one might be the tightest so far. Vemola slams Magalhaes to the mat and muscles out. Furious pace. MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9, Vemola. Round 2: Magalhaes greets Vemola with a strong right hand. Vemola ties up against the fence. Magalhaes reverses and trips Vemola to the canvas, landing in full guard. Magalhaes quickly passes to half guard, then side control. Magalhaes takes Vemola’s back and unloads a salvo of punches. Miragliotta warns against punches to the back of the head. Magalhaes rolls and briefly grasps a head and arm choke. Vemola defends but can’t get away. Another scramble. Magalhaes retakes Vemola’s back. Magalhaes slithers in an arm and locks up a rear-naked choke. What a comeback. Caio Magalhaes def. Karlos Vemola via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:49 of round 2. Rodrigo Damm vs. Mizuto Hirota Round 1: Mario Yamasaki is our referee for this featherweight tilt. Touch of gloves and we’re off. Left hook lands for Hirota. Stiff jab snaps Damm’s head back. And another. Hirota clips Damm and sends him reeling. Damm recovers then drops Hirota with a big right hand. Damm ties up against the fence, then drags Hirota to the mat. Hirota pops back to his feet and eventually gets some separation. Hirota wings a few straight punches to Damm’s midsection. Damm answers with a strong right. Wild overhand right misses. Hirota eats another big right. Both fighters relying on single punches instead of combinations. MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9, Damm. Round 2: Hirota bouncing around, light on feet. Damm eats a left and fires back. Counter one-two lands flush for Damm. Strong kick snaps into Hirota’s lead leg. Damm starting to find his rhythm. Overhand left connects. Another left. Hirota can’t seem to get anything going. Just as I type that, Hirota staggers Damm with a combination. Damm answers with a high kick. Damm pumps his jab. Damm changes levels for a single but can’t get it. Damm picking away with Hirota looking to counter. Tight round. MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9, Damm. Round 3: Solid exchange kicks off the round, with Damm getting the better of it. Damm dives for a single but Hirota sprawls to avoid. Hirota still relying on single straight punches instead of mixing things up. Damm eats a right hand and answers with his own. Damm unsuccessfully shoots in for a double. Wild overhand right nearly lands for Damm. Damm starting to pour it on a little bit, but nothing lands flush. Hirota staying busy. Hirota ties up but Damm just throws him away and fires off a leg kick. Hirota connects with a looping right. Damm lunges inside and suplexes Hirota to the canvas! Wow, where did that come from? Hirota takes a moment then explodes to his feet. Hirota pressures forward with a series of straight punches but it might be too little, too late. MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9, and the fight 30-27, D…

View the entire story here

Follow MMALinker