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Sayonara!

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For the recap, visit www.mmacrossfire.com

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Tanks fo joining us tonight

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But anyways that’s it Crossfire Nation!

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She needs to attack more rather than sit back and wait

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She wasn’t aggressive enough in my opinion you have to beat the champion

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She doesn’t understand why she lost

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Valentina is mad

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A bit closer than I thought

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Amanda Nunes def Valentina Shevchenko (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)

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They congratulate each other

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VS just couldn’t move forward enough to initiate offence

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Not a lot of action

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4-1

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Should be a comfortable win for Nunes

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and VS upkicks after the bell

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And the horn goes

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VS trying to be active from the bottom

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AN working in the guard

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35 secs left

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AN gets the takedown

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AN had the back she drops down VS defends

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VS tried to throw AN to the ground and AN reversed

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AN gets the better of a scramble

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VS lands a knee

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and a break

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VS tries for a guillotine

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AN drops down

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AN goes for a single leg and then a clinch

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VS is not going to win like this

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But Nunes takes centre and pressures again

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VS moves forward

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Round 5

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Shevchenko needs a finish or 10-8 round

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3-1 Nunes

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I give it to Shevchenko

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Close round

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and the horn goes

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A quick clinch but both missed on the break

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VS trying to break the pressure with 1-2s

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Nunes still pressuring

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The right eye of VS is bleeding

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A rare move forward by VS and lands a knee

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3 mins left

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but not as easy in MMA against top competition

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easier to do in muay thai competitions

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She has to wait to counter

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That is VS problem, she cannot initiate offence

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Round 4

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3-0 Nunes

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Shevchenko opened up a bit more but I still think Nunes won the round

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a cut on her left shin

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Shevchenko’s left shin is bleeding

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They trade kicks and the horn goes

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leg kick AN

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Ref warns AN to close her hands

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VS waiting for AN to move in

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AN head kick missed

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AN with kick to the body

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AN with a back elbow

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AN controlling the centre

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despite not mich happening

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No booing

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Crowd anticipating something will happen

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getting impatient

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AN needs to be careful

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VS trying to time AN coming in

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AN caught the leg but this time VS landed a shot

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VS with a left hand

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Round 3

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Close round but I give it to Nunes

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Vs lands a right hand and the horn goes

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VS with a kick but misses

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Who will make the first mistake

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Not much happening

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1:10 left

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VS has to move but cannot rush in or else will get caught

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both land

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VS moving more

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Superwoman punch by VS didn’t land

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They are warming up now

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1-2 by VS lands nice

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Kick by VS

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Ref warns Amanda to close her hands

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Round 2

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Nunes slightly more active and pressured

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Not much happened

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Round one goes to Nunes

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They both caught each other’s kick and landed a punch

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AN does the same to VS and the horn goes

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VS grabbed the leg, landed a punch , good

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Vs needs to move , feint

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but right back on defensive

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VS comes forward

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VS needs some offence

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2 mins left

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Nunes attacking the lead leg of VS

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Big kick by Nunes misses

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Both being careful waiting for the other but not backing away

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Nunes takes the centre trying to pressure

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Both fighters standing in front

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The trade leg kicks

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Go

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Shevchenko’s sister is in her corner

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Big John McCarthy the ref for this one

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Bruce Buffer

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Nina Ansaroff, Nunes girlfriend, showing support in the corner

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Nunes is in all black, Shevchenko in red

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If it was Cat ZIngano, maybe that could be argued

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and she has a win over “Bullet” already. Why would she be afraid of a rematch?

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Nunes has finishes over Meisha Tate and Ronda Rousey the best of the previous generation

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We’ll see tonight but in the walkout she looks calm

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Everyone said Nunes was afraid when she pulled out with the illness

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And now the champion

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The new UFC fight Kit looks good on her

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Valentina enters first

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This main event is sponsored by MMA Crossfire – Let’s step up together and help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Katia together!

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Okay

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BRB

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Get your drinks ready Imma get mine ready

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Main event is next

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Rafael dos Anjos def Neil Magny via submission (arm triangle choke) R1 3:46

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Impressive win for dos Anjos – shut down Magny right from the start

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And its over

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Arm triangle choke RDA

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Full mount RDA

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Side control RDA

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2:40 left

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This will take some starch out of NM

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and elbows

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RDA using grappling

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A single leg kick from RDA takes NM down

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NM takes centre

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Go

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Yves Lavigne the ref

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Bruce Buffer

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Neil Magny with a big breath as he walks out

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Dos Anjos is in the cage

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Neil Magny vs Rafael dos Anjos up next

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Another break Crossfire Nation

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Henry Cejudo def. wilson Reis via TKO (strikes) R2 0:25

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Impressive win for Cejudo

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by Cejudo

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It was a straight right

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HC knocks down WR and the ref stops it after some ground and pound

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WR needs more offence

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Round 2

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Round 1 to Cejudo

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HC working in the guard of WR and the horn goes

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Superman punch then clinch by WR but misses then HC gets a takedown

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WR looks okay

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knees and a clinch but then a break

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HC catches WR coming in and WR looks hurt

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HC catches WR with some shots

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but HC escapes

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HC with a knee doesn’t land but WR catches the leg

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but WR escapes

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2 mins left

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HC with a grip

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HC now using wrestling

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HC getting more comfortable

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WR swinging but missing

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Inside legkick HC

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Cardio advantage goes to HC

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Legkick HC

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Both guys careful

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HC needs to take the starch out of WR

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HC takes centre

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Go

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Jerin Valel the ref for this one

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Bruce Buffer

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They had a good fight too which Cejudo lost narrowly

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Still remember Cejudo when he was on TUF with Joseph Benavidez

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Henry Cejudo walks out

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Reis walks out

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Up next is Henry Cejudo and Wilson Reis

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bit of a break Crossfire Nation

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Ilir Latifi def Tyson Pedro via UD (29-28,29-28,30-27)

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Latifi’s wrestling too much for Pedro

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30-27 Latifi

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IL smothers his way as the horn goes

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IL in side control

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Neither fighter doing much

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1:50 left

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IL with another takedown

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IL left eye is bleeding

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IL with an inside flurry

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IL knows TP has to come to him

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IL waiting for the counter

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Legkick TP

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Round 3

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Pedro needs a finish

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IL threw Pedro on his head in the second round

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another round for Latifi

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And the horn goes

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IL’s wrestling is taking the starch out of Pedro

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Gruelling fight is wearing down TP

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TP up now but IL still with a grip

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TP trying to get up but IL getting some strikes in

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IL gets the takedown

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IL looking for another takedown stuffed by TP

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TP misses another wild kick

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IL takes a big breath

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leg kick IL

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also tired

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Both guys cautious

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Round 2

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Round 1 goes to IL for the takedowns

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a wild kick by TP misses as the horn goes

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and a break

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IL with a grip against the cage

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Dan Mergliottada warns not to grab the shorts

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1:10 left

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but TP trying to triangle but IL moves to side control

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A takedown for IL

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both guys know the other is willing to scramble and counter too

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good reversals and scrambles

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TP gets up and a break

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north south

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leg kick by TP caught by IL and pushes TP into the cage and gets a takedown

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quick clinch and a break

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Il giving up height and reach to TP

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legkick by TP misses

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TP with a push kick misses

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IL tries for a takedown easily stuffed

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IL takes the centre

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Go

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Bruce Buffer

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Latifi walks out

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Bit of a break Crossfire Nation

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That was painful to watch

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Jeremy Stephens def. Gilbert Melendez via UD (30-26, 30-26 30-25)

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the swelling on the left leg is bad

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It might be time for Melendez to hang them up

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Never seen Melendez beaten down so throughly like that before

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Wow

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mercifully for GM

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and the horn goes

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JS on top of GM

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GM is tough

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and again

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Js lands a leg kick that buckles GM again

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40 secs left

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JS to the body

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GM with a knee but nothing dangerous

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JS teeing off at will

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its only a matter of time now

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GM fighting on fumes

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JS rushing nothing but gets a knockdown

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As a huge GM fan, it’s unfortunate to see

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Reduced to covering up

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GM almost defenceless

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GM with with a left jab

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JS trying to open up the leg kick by going to the body

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JS on the outside

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Round 3

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warns GM he will stop fight is if he sees him in pain

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Ref asks GM if he can continue

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Melendez left leg is rubbish

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JS 10-8 round

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It could be over

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And the horn goes and GM limps back to the corner

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Another leg kick buckles GM

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This is not El Nino

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GM now swinging but missing

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JS pouring it on

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body kick

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but JS picking him apart

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he’s back up

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looking for something but falls

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Still GM pushes forward

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Another leg kick and Melendez with hands on his knees to rest

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strikes

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now going upstairs with body shots and

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JS continuing to attack the legs

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GM with a jab

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and the fight continues

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A doctor is called in to look in on Melendez

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Stephens did a good job of attacking the left leg of Melendez in Round 1

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Melendez left leg is rubber

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JS all over Melendez and the horn goes

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attacking with leg kicks

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JS with the power advantage

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2:15 left

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Both guys land

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Both guys standing right in front of each other

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JS takes the centre

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Go

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Bruce Buffer

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I think it’s a step in the right direction, getting the fighters more involved in the designs of the gear

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Check out the new UFC Fight Kits on the fighters tonight

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Stephens now walking out.

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Tanks Crossfire Nation! The UFC 215 live blog is now #2 on The Crossfire’s top 10 trending stories for today.

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Gilbert Melendez now making his walkout

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First 3 people to subscribe to @NationCrossfire on Twitter and tweet “MMA Crossfire Dare to be different now give me my inthecage book” will win a copy. Go!

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We are giving away copies of Trillium Book and ReLit award winner Kevin Hardcastle’s new book “In the Cage.”

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We also have some giveaways tonight

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First up is Jeremy Stephens vs Gilbert Melendez

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Welcome if you’re just joining us. The main card for UFC 215 is starting shortly

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That’s it for the prelims

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Ketlen Vieira def Sara McMann via submission (arm-triangle choke) R2 4:16

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It’s upset city tonight

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Unbelievable Ketlen Vieira def Sara McMann

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Nice takedown reversal by KV

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2:20 left

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SM reverses

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KV reverses the clinch

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SM with a single leg

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Leg kick SM

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SM pressuring

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Round 2

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Nice sequence there

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Sara was close to stopping the fight in full mount and Ketlen almost got the tap with that heel hook

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both ways that was close

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that was close

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and the horn goes

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KV with a heel hook reversal!

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Full mount SM

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SM steps over

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More of the same

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Elbows by SM

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SM gets the takedown

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A clinch

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Go

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Bruce Buffer

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A lor of upset finishes

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So far the prelims have been pretty good

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Still in commercials 🙁

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Sarah McMann vs Ketlen Vieira up next

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Bit of a break Crossfire Nation

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but then Moras flipped her over and she was done

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It looked like for awhile that Evans-Smith was going to work her way out of it

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Wow she snapped Evans-smith arm it looked like

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SM trying for an armbar and gets it!

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SM reversing

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AEs gets the takedown into side control

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AES reverses

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SM clinches

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Go

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Bruce Buffer

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Sarah Moras vs Ashlee Evans-Smith up next

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Bit of a break Crossfire Nation

KenaiAndrews September 9, 20179:03 pm

30-24, is the correct score, but can understand 30-25. 29-27?

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Rick Glenn def Gavin Tucker via UD (30-25, 30-24, 29-27)

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The ref let Tucker finish the bout

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This was a mugging from the second round on

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The ref should have stopped this one much earlier

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GT turns his back but the horn goes

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And its all over?

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It’s a beating

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Ref has to be looking closely

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GT goes for a lazy takedown and RG gets it instead

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RG picks up where he left off

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GT easily needs a finish

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Round 3

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https://twitter.com/ufc/status/906679214685827072

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10-8 round for RG

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And the horn goes with RG beating up GT

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and RG doing it wisely too not wasting energy

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35 secs left

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RG just all over him

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GT has gassed

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GT is getting beat up

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GT with an inside heel hook but no

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GT is bleeding

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RG keeping a grip on GT

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GT back up but paying the price

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RG gets the takedown

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GT may indeed be gassing

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RG piling up the points in the clinch

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GT escapes and now a clinch against the cage

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GT trying for a heel hook but RG reverses

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RG not biting

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GT takes a kick and tries to goad RG into a brawl

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Round 2

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Tucker’s coaches saying he won the round? I don’t think so

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RG takes the round

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Rogan says Tucker is fading

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RG lands a few more and the horn goes

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GT tries to land a left headlock

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GT back up and a clinch

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RG lands a left hand knockdown to the body

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GT giving RG something to think about with different angles and feints

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A groin kick and a restart

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A right hand by GT

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A clinch

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And a break

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GT clinches

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GT now more methodical

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GT giving up a lot of height and reach to RG

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GT on the outside

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But quickly realizes he needs to pace himself in the clinch

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Tucker comes out like a madman

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Go

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Bruce Buffer

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Gavin Tucker vs Rick Glenn up next

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A bit of a break Crossfire Nation

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You knew it was going to be something special as Rogan does not normally interview the loser during prelims

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Mitch Clarke retires

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Clarke with Joe Rogan

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Alex White def Mitch Clarke via TKO R2 4:33

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Clarke valiantly tried to fight through it, but White matched his maneuvers

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A knee from White during that double under clinch was the beginning of the end for Clarke

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What a second round and TKO for Alex White

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AW knocks down Clarke again and it is all over

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They land off the break

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They clinch against the fence

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Clarke tries a double leg AW with elbows

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AW pouring it on

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Ref lets him up again

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Clarke trying to fight back but AW knocks him down again

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Clarke was hurt there and now AW landing cleanly

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Clarke to the ground AW lets him up

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AW with a flurry in Clarke’s undertook clinch!

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3 mins left

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Agree with Rogan – AW’s strikes are more powerful

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AW starting to be more aggressive

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Superman punch Clarke

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AW let Clarke dictate the pace in Round one

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Round 2

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Clarke takes round one but takes a big breath in the corner

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Another Clarke clinch and the horn goes

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Clarke has been active in round one

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Clarke with an outside leg kick

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55 secs left

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AW returns fire on the break

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Clarke with another attacking clinch double under

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AW lands another flurry

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AW with a left hand

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and he lets go

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Knees and strikes from Clarke

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Clarke with a clinch

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AW returns some punches not quite at full speed

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Clarke now on the outside takes a few quick kicks

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Clarke takes the centre

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Go

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Jerin Valel is the ref for this one

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Bruce Buffer.

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Mitch Clarke vs Alex White up next.

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The UFC 215 prelims are underway. Let’s get right into it.

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Welcome to the UFC 215 live blog. I’m Kenai Andrews.

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Crossfire Nation!