Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has put the finishing touches on its upcoming network televised fight card scheduled for the Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, which will be taking place TONIGHT (Friday, June 22, 2012).
Elsewhere on the card, former middleweight mainstay (and "Garden State" native) Dan Miller will make his welterweight debut against Ricardo Funch while Sam Stout completes his "King" trilogy against Spencer Fisher.
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Without further delay, see below for the latest UFC on FX 4 results. (Note: This will go from the bottom up; therefore, scroll toward the bottom for the latest detailed round-by-round action.)
UFC ON FX 4 QUICK RESULTS:
Main Event (Five-round, non-title fight):
155 lbs.: Gray Maynard def. Clay Guida via split decision
Main Card (FX Channel):
155 lbs.: Sam Stout def. Spencer Fisher via unanimous decision
170 lbs.: Brian Ebersole def. T.J. Waldburger via unanimous decision
145 lbs.: Cub Swanson def. Ross Pearson via TKO (strikes) at 4:14 of round two
Preliminary Card (FUEL TV):
145 lbs.: Ricardo Lamas def. Hatsu Hioki via unanimous decision
155 lbs.: Ramsey Nijem def. C.J. Keith via TKO (strikes) at 2:29 of round one
170 lbs.: Rick Story def. Brock Jardine via unanimous decision
145 lbs.: Steven Siler def. Joey Gambino via submission (guillotine) at 2:47 of round one
185 lbs.: Chris Camozzi def. Nick Catone via TKO (doctor's stoppage) at 1:51 of round three
170 lbs.: Matt Brown def. Luis Ramos via TKO (strikes) at 4:20 of round two
Preliminary Card (Facebook):
170 lbs.: Dan Miller def. Ricardo Funch by submission (guillotine) at 3:12 of round three
135 lbs.: Ken Stone def. Dustin Pague via split decision
UFC ON FX 4 PLAY-BY-PLAY LIVE MAIN CARD COMMENTARY (FX):
Gray Maynard vs. Clay Guida (155-pound limit):
Round one: Guida comes out with his standard movement, bobbing and weaving. Maynard patient thus far. Guida rushes in with a stiff left hand and gets back out. Guida eats a jab on the way in. Maynard throws a big combo and lands with a nice right hand. Maynard is bleeding, apparently taking a jab at some point that opened him up. Good jab by Maynard. Body kick by Guida. Guida has not stopped moving since the the opening horn. Maynard still sitting back in the pocket, not really able to find his timing just yet. Two and a half minutes left. So far, it's been a lot of Guida getting in, landing a short punch and getting out before taking any damage. Jump front kick by Guida. Front kick to the body by Maynard. Good jab by Guida pops Maynard's head back. Maynard throws a big left hook and misses. Body kick by Guida. Uppercut by Maynard. Good right hand by Guida. Leg kick by Guida followed by a nice combo. Maynard throws a huge right hand haymaker but he just can't find the distance. Guida looks to really have him frustrated. 10-9 Guida.
Round two: Guida opens up with a left hook. Guida throws a combo and throws an accidental eyepoke. Brief break. Back to action. Good jab by Maynard. Guida rushes in throwing punches but doesn't connect. Body kick by Maynard. Left hook by Maynard. Big right hook by Maynard just misses. Guida continues to circle. Good stiff jab by Maynard. Guida with a jump front kick. Big head kick attempt by Maynard that misses by a good amount. Neither fighter really doing damage in this round. High kick by Guida is partially blocked. Maynard stalking, trying to cut off the cage. Big overhand right by Maynard comes very close to finding its target. Maynard lands a good lead right. Head kick by Guida lands clean. Last thirty or so seconds of the round are spent with Guida dancing around and Maynard unable to catch up to him. 10-9 Guida.
Round three: Body kick by Guida. Good right cross by Maynard. Guida still very active but Maynard appears to be zeroing in on the distance and how to cut Guida off. Several of his punches have come dangerously close to ending Guida's night. But that hasn't happened, and Guida continues to dance in, land a couple short strikes and get back out. Maynard shoot for a double leg takedown. Guida keeps the underhooks and is able to shake free of it. Back to center. Guida backpedals away, much to the dismay of Maynard who throws his hands up in frustration. Maynard sprints in after Guida throwing wildly. Maynard with a left hook. Guida has seemed to have shifted gears here, coming inside a lot less frequently and focusing on staying outside. At points, Guida looks close to just running in circles. Good lead right by Maynard. Maynard shoots but is met with a sprawl. Maynard throws a right hand and almost falls down as Guida dances out of the way. Maynard is seriously losing his temper. 10-9 Guida.
Round four: Maynard starts off coming forward and throwing combos. Guida moves side to side and lands a nice right cross. Guida with several jabs and then getting out of the way. Maynard clinches up and lands a couple of good knees. Guida complains to referee that Maynard is grabbing the back of his hair, but to no avail. Good jab by Guida intercepts Maynard in the middle of winding up for a huge left hook. Maynard is doing all he can -- switching stances, throwing wild shots, but Guida has been too elusive. Head kick by Maynard -- not even close. Guida sprints backwards, then changes direction on a dime, pops Maynard in the mouth with a jab, and then is right back out and circling again. Big right hand by Maynard. Maynard clinches and lands several big knees in a row. Maynard with a big left hook. Maynard takes a punch in the face, smiles, then comes at Guida, almost as if to say, "Is that the best you've got?" Maynard is talking trash and keeping hands down at his side. Guida shoots. Maynard has the guillotine. It's tight. Guida finally is out. Guida on top. 10-9 Maynard.
Round five: The crowd has switched sides and they are chanting Maynard's name in unison after that big round in his favor. Maynard continues to keep his hands low, trying to bait Guida into a brawl. Big knee by Maynard. Good straight right by Maynard. Big combo by Guida, jarring Maynard for a second. Big right hand by Maynard, who appears willing to take a couple of strikes if it means he can get off one or two of his own. Good right hand by Guida. Maynard stalking. Maynard shoots and misses. Two minutes left. It's do or die time for Maynard. Good left hook by Maynard. Referee Dan Miragliotta issues a warning to Guida for running. Maynard drops down and shoots for a single. Guida splits to try and defend. Guida doing all he can to defend. Maynard leaning on him. He almost has him down, but Guida holding on to a single underhook. Good knee to the body by Maynard. Maynard lets him up, stays clinched and lands a knee to the head. Time is running out. Maynard throws a slapping right hook as the clock ticks down, and "The Bully" follows Guida around the cage, shouting insults at him as "The Carpenter" is still running in circles. 10-9 Maynard.
Final results: Gray Maynard via split decision
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Spencer Fisher vs. Sam Stout (155-pound limit):
Round one: Stout rushes in throwing bombs and Fisher clips him with a nice combo. Fisher circles and throws a nice leg kick. Stout throws a high kick that misses. Stout charges in again and the two exchange combos. The pace is frantic right off the bat. Stout with the leg kick. Stout with a nice combo. Fisher throws a leg kick and eats a big overhand right. Front kick by Stout. The two meet in the middle and trade punches. Big left by Fisher. Leg kicks are exchanged simultaneously, almost sending Stout to the mat before he catches himself and gets back up. Stout goes for a takedown and is able to finish. Stout on top inside the guard with two minutes left. Good elbow by Stout. Another good elbow. Fisher is trying to control the head but he's absorbing a decent amount of elbows. Stout postures up and throws a right hand, Fisher able to scramble back to his feet after. Stout shoots fo a double leg takedown and gets it. Fisher back to his feet quickly this time, though. Good inside leg kick by Stout. Spinning backfist by Fisher at the horn. 10-9 Stout.
Round two: Fighters meet in the middle and pick up where they left off trading strikes. So far, Fisher has looked to get the better of the striking exchanges, but Stout made a key adjustment by making use of the takedown. That should play a factor in Fisher's aggressiveness from here on out. Good right hand by Fisher. Inside leg kick from Stout. Body strike by Stout. Stout drops down for a single leg but gives it up. Inside leg kick by Stout. Spinning backfist by Fisher misses wildly. Good straight right by Stout. Good right hook to the body by Stout. Fisher comes forward and lands a good combo. The fighters continue to exchange combos and Fisher has been consistently finishing with big strikes being landed. Fisher lands a kick that goes low. Stout gets a minute. Out of the break, Stout ducks under a left hook and gets the double leg takedown. Just under a minute left. Stout on top. Stout scoring points with elbows inside the guard. Stout going back and forth with punches to the body and head. Big elbow by Stout. 10-9 Stout.
Round three: Big combo by Stout ending with a left hook. Spinning elbow landed by Fisher. Big right hook by Fisher. Fisher charges in and ties him up against the fence. Stout drops down for a takedown grab attempt, causing Fisher to back out and release the clinch. Inside leg kick by Stout. Body kick by Stout. Fisher with the right hook to the head, then another. Fisher with a third right hook in a row. Stout with a couple of body shots. Fisher is routinely picking Stout off with hooks and lead strikes. Neither fighters has slowed their pace since the opening horn. Right hook again by Fisher. Halfway through the third and final round of the fight. Nice straight left from Fisher. Stout bull rushes in and succeeds with a very nice power double leg takedown. Just under two minutes left. Fisher tries to wall walk back to his feet and Stout peppers him with right hand in the face on the way up. Fisher able to get back up and back to center. Fighters exchange for several seconds before Stout shoots for another double leg takedown and gets it again. Stout in the half guard, working to get to side control or a mounted position. Referee Kevin Mulhall inexplicably stands them up. Amazing. Big combo by Stout. Good jab by Stout. 10-9 Stout.
Final results: Sam Stout via unanimous decision
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Brian Ebersole vs. T.J. Waldburger (170-pound limit):
Round one: Ebersole charges in and lands a big combo, causing Waldburger to go backwards. Big jab by Waldburger right on the button. Ebersole is floored on his back. Waldburger jumps on top of him and is in his half guard. Waldburger with some short strikes, keeping an arm under the head and presumbaly go for a submission. Walburger to full mount. Ebersole tries to push off the hips but Waldburger with heavy hips. Ebersole sneaks out but as he gets up, Waldburger sinks in a deep d'arce choke. Ebersole falls to the canvas. He's turning red. And he's out. Ebersole gets back up to his feet. Very nice escape. Ebersole lands a nice right hook to the body. Two minutes left. Ebersole with a sweeping kick to the outer instep. Waldburger charges in and Ebersole grabs hold of the muay thai clinch. Nice elbow by Ebersole. Waldburger able to get free. Big shot by Ebersole. Big straight right to the face by Waldburger. Ebersole answers with a left hook. Ebersole pushes the pace coming forward. Good left hand by Ebersole. Ebersole fakes a shot, then changes levels , coming back up to clinch up against the fence. 10-9 Waldburger.
Round two: Waldburger with a big combo. Waldburger keeps coming forward throwing several punches and ending on a high kick. Waldburger drops down and gets the double leg takedown. Ebersole trying to wall walk and Waldburger almost gets his back in the process. Ebersole uses the transition to his advantage and flips Waldburger over for the takedown. Ebersole on top inside the rubber guard of Waldburger. Waldburger has the left arm tied up. Ebersole tries to get his arm free and he finally does. Ebersole inside the full guard now. Ebersole trying to use some ground and pound but Waldburger continues to tie his arms up, much to Ebersole's chagrin. Waldburger very active off his back. Ebersole ties to pick Waldburger up to slam him but thinks better of it. Waldburger continues to transition from one submission attempt to another. Ebersole may be wise to stand up here, as it seems like he's tempting fate by staying in Waldburger's guard. Waldburger throws up an armbar attempt, then transitions to the butterfly guard. Ebersole finally lands a strike from the top. One minute left. Another couple of good strikes by Ebersole. Waldburger takes the punishment and throws up a triangle attempt. He's got it in fairly deep. Ebersole finally able to get out and makes Waldburger pay with an elbow in the face. Round ends with Ebersole nailing Waldburger with several elbows. 10-9 Ebersole.
Round three: Ebersole paws at Waldburger with the lead hand. Ebersole rushes in and eats a combo. Good leg kick by Waldburger. Ebersole coems forward, secures the Muay Thai clinch. Good knee by Ebersole and Waldburger escapes. Ebersole drops down and eats a high kick. Ebersole ties him up and takes him over to the fence. Knee to the body by Waldburger. Ebersole rushes in and ties him up, then drops down for a single leg attempt. Ebersole goes to a high crotch maneuver and is able to finally drag him down. Ebersole on top. Ebersole using unorthodox shoulder strikes from the top. Waldburger throws up a triangle. Waldburger with the elbow off his back. Ebersole trying to posture up to throw some strikes. Minute and a half to go. Ebersole with a big right hand. Ebersole continues to pepper him with quick shots from the top. Ebersole trying to move to side control. Waldburger is staying active off his back but he looks like he's growing tired. Round ends with Ebersole getting off with a few good strikes from the top. 10-9 Ebersole.
Final results: Brian Ebersole via unanimous decision
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Ross Pearson vs. Cub Swanson (145-pound limit):
Round one: Pearson with the inside leg kick. Pearson with the left hook as Swanson rushes in. Good right hook by Swanson. Front kick by Swanson. Flying knee by Pearson lands partially. Big overhand left by Swanson just misses. Good left hook by Pearson. Big looping left by Swanson, Pearson ducks under, grabs a hold of the hips and slams him to the mat. Swanson scrambles and gets back to his feet. Fighters exchange jabs. Head kick by Pearson. Good right hand the sternum by Swanson has Pearson rocked for a moment. Good elbow from in close by Swanson. Pearson lands a good body shot. Just over two minutes to go. Swanson throws a big head kick, capoeira style, almost a cartwheel kick. Pearson takes it, drives through it and lands on top. Pearson with a big strike from the top. Swanson back up. This has been a furious battle thus far. Great fight early on. Body kick by Pearson. Good jab by Swanson. Swanson with a nice left hook. Swanson misses with the uppercut. Pearson grabs a leg and goes for the takedown but Swanson gets out. Back to center. Pearson starts to shoot again and gets clipped partially with an uppercut. 10-9 Swanson.
Round two: Leg kicks exchanged right out the gate. Jabs exchanged. Very even fight thus far. Big right hand by Swanson. Swanson is starting to really get off with big combos. Pearson hasn't looked hurt, but it's doing him no favors on the scorecard. Pearson finally shoots and gets the double leg takedown. Swanson very active and gets back to his feet quickly. Great right hook by Swanson. Pearson is starting to get bloodied up. Good inside uppercut by Pearson as Swanson was on the way out after a combo. Good left hook by Pearson. Good uppercut by Pearson. Straight left by Pearson. Flying knee by Swanson and Pearson catches his leg and throws him down. Pearson pounces on him but eats an upkick on the way in. Pearson on top. Big elbow! Pearson scoring with some big gorund and pound here. Another big elbow by Pearson. Big right hand by Pearson. Swanson tries to sneak out the back but Pearson essentially sits on him and lands several more punches. Hammerfist to the side of the head by Pearson, Swanson grimaces in pain. Swanson finally is able to get back up but eats a few shots while doing so. Swanson with a front kick. Pearson catches it on the chin. Swanson throws several punches in a row as he comes forward and that's it! A big left hook seals the deal and ends the fight.
Final results: Cub Swanson via TKO (strikes) at 4:14 of round two
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UFC ON FX 4 FUEL TV "PRELIMS" COMMENTARY:
Hatsu Hioki vs. Ricardo Lamas (145-pound limit):
Round one: Hioki with the front kick. Lamas with the outside leg kick. Hioki with the the straight left. Hioki charges in and pins him against the fence, presumably working for a takedown. Hioki using the knees to soften him up. Hioki tries for a sweep. Lamas reverses but is reversed right back. Hioki gets the throw and is on top but Lamas reverses him. Hioki works for a submission from the bottom. Hioki working on a shoulder lock. Lamas stands up but Hioki stays draped on across his wingspan. Crazy transition! Lamas slams him and finally Hioki lets go. Back to the standing position. Hioki with an outside leg kick. Front body kick by Hioki. Outside leg kick by Hioki. Hioki goes for a knee as Lamas misses with a few punches. Lamas with a kick to the body. Hioki tangles up with him. Lamas reverses. Hioki reverses back as the two are transitioning beautifully from one spot to another. Lamas trying hard to stay standing but Hioki finally gets the trip. Hioki close to side mount. Hioki working his ground and pound now. Lamas tries to scramble out but to no avail. Hioki continues to pressure with his shoulder, all the while continuing to punish with short strikes. Hioki has twenty seconds and is working for a kimura. He runs out of time. 10-9 Hioki.
Round two: Leg kick by Lamas misses wildly as he nearly slips. Lamas with the high kick. Leg kick by Lamas. Lamas with a nice combo. Lamas throws a looping right hand as Hioki ducks under and shoots. Lamas keeping his balance and is able to defend. Good left hook to the body by Lamas. Good jab by Lamas. Outside leg kick by Lamas. Uppercut to the body by Lamas. Hioki shoots and gets the takedown. Lamas tries for a guillotine off his back. Hioki shakes it off and pushes through it. Hioki trying to get a leg over and move to side mount. The choke seeming not to bother Hioki at all. Hioki is in Lamas' half guard. Two minutes left. Lot of time for Hioki to work. Hioki has his left arm under Lamas' neck, trying to work for a triangle choke. Hioki gives up the choke to maintain position. Lamas goes for the guillotine again but Hioki, again, is able to fight through it. Lamas in full guard. Hioki working to keep Lamas down with hip pressure. 10-9 Hioki.
Round three: Lamas charges forward with a flying front kick that misses. Front kick to the body by Hioki who continues to use that kick almost like a jab. Lamas throws a big overhand right but Hioki able to avoid it completely. Good left hook by Lamas. Body shot by Lamas. Front kick to the body by Hioki once more. Good combo by Lamas. And another. Good straight left by Lamas to the head. Spinning wheel kick by Lamas misses fairly wildly. Lamas with a good kick to the instep. Good left hook to the the face by Lamas. Hioki looked a little stunned by that one. Another hard left hook by Lamas. Hioki shoots right into a guillotine attempt by Lamas. We've been here before. Hioki was able to get out. Hioki looked like he was close to tapping. Lamas on his back still going for the choke with all he has. Just over a minute left. Hioki tries to slip out. His face is turning colors. It looks like he's going to get out and he is! Lesser men would have tapped or gone to sleep. Hioki on top, really looking like he's just trying to finish this fight without taking nay further damage. 10-9 Lamas.
Final results: Ricardo Lamas via unanimous decision
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C.J. Keith vs. Ramsey Nijem (155-pound limit):
Round one: Nijem clinches up. Keith looks to lands some knees and he does, unfortunately he lands low. Nijem will get a minute. Nijem charges in throwing punches. Keith clips him with a right. Nijem goes for a single leg. Keith sprawls. Nijem persists but he ends up with Keith on top of him in half guard. Keith moves to mount. Nijem able to escape. Very nice. Nijem goes for another takedown and Keith punishes him with multiple hammerfists to the sides of the head. Nijem finally gets it and now HE is in full mount. Nijem working the elbows from the top. Nijem is going to town with short punches and elbows. This could be stopped soon. And it's all over!
Final results: Ramsey Nijem via TKO (strikes) at 2:29 of round one
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Rick Story vs. Brock Jardine (170-pound limit):
Round one: Stroy coems forward as Jardine throws a big overhand right that Story ducks under. Body kick by Story. Jardine with the straight right as Story sends him backwards with a combo. Big left by Jardine that lands on the chest. Straight hand to the body by Jardine. Jardine very active thus far with his striking as Story merely looks to avoid. Story throws a looping left hook that misses badly. Story looks tired of the stand up and shoots for a successful takedown. Story takes his back. Jardine controlling the wrists, but he's in a bad spot here. Jardine patiently looking for a spot to slip out. Story adjusts his position and looks to get the second hook in with his left leg. Story lands a big knee to the ribcage. Jardine finally finds an opening and he's back up. Right hand by Jardine slips off the shoulder. Good straight left by Story. Front kick to the body by Story. Good straight left again by Story. Jardine looks to shoo but thinks better of it. Jardine with a big overhand right. Front kick by Jardine misses high. High kick by Story is blocked. 10-9 Story.
Round two: Head kick by Jardine. Story comes forward throwing combos but not connecting. Jardine throws a big looping right hand that Story ducks under and gets the takedown. Story draped on his back now as Jardine is on one knee. Story trying to sink the hooks in. Jardine patiently trying to get back up. Jardine grabs hold of an ankle and finally shakes Story off. Back to center. Story with a nice body kick. Good high kick by Story. Story shoots again and is back in the same spot, draped all over Jardine's back. Story is able to pull him down to the mat and is working to sink the hook in from behind, near the cage. The Jersey crowd begins to boo, as it must confuse them to see the fighters on the ground. It's probably not the first time they've been confused. It won't be the last. Jardine slowly walks the wall to get back up and takes some knees in the process. He's back up. Good high kick by Story. Straight left hand to the body by Jardine. Story answers with a straight left to the head. Story grabs a single leg and gets the takedown. Story lands a nice short strike from the top with Jardine on his back. Story looks to stack and land a big left hand from standing position as the horn sounds. 10-9 Story.
Round three: Jardine throws the head kick. Jardine throws a big right hand and Story is able to avoid it and get another takedown. Story with a big left hand as Jardine gets back to his feet. Story ties him up against the fence and lands some strikes from in close. Back to center. Body kick by Story. Story with the jab. Jardine slips but is back up. Jardine gets nailed with a straight left. Both fighters look a little gassed here. Story clips Jardine as he falls to the canvas, oddly, almost as if he's just taking a break from the fight. Story with a bunch of knees to the side of Jardine who is turtled up. Jardine finally gets back to his feet and circles off. Spinning back kick by Jardine lands low. Brief break. -- Story with a hard kick to the body. Story shoots and gets a takedown, yet again. Story with a knee to the body. Jardine is able to get back up, but it probably won't be for long. Just about a minute left in what has become a bit of a sloppy affair. Jardine throws a wild uppercut and eats a kick in the process. Jardine turns the tables and gets a takedown of his own but Story tries for an armbar. Now he appears to be going for a kimura. Jardine goes for a leg submission of his own but he runs out of time. 10-9 Story.
Final results: Rick Story by unanimous decision
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Joey Gambino vs. Steven Siler (145-pound limit):
Round one: Gambino starts off with an outside leg kick. Good combo by Gambino. Leg kick caught by Siler who gets the takedown for a moment but Gambino is back up quickly. Gambino has him tied up against the fence Siler lands a good right hand on the exit. Gambino is bleeding already from a cut on the top of his head. Siler charges in and grabs hold of the Muay Thai clinch. Siler transitions to a guillotine. He gives up on and Gambino lands a good knee. Siler goes for the takedown and gets it. Siler in sidemount. Gambino is bleeding badly. Gambino rolls and gives up his back. Siler is looking to sink in the RNC and Gambino rolls again. Siler goes for the guillotine in the transition and he gets it! Beautiful transitioning by Siler who continues to work until he gets hte nice submission win.
Final results: Steven Siler via submission (guillotine) at 2:47 of round one
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Chris Camozzi vs. Nick Catone (185-pound limit):
Round one: Catone rushes in and eats a combo by Camozzi. Camozzi with the outside leg kick. Catone with a good right hand. Outside leg kick again by Camozzi. Catone responds with an uppercut. Camozzi with a straight left as Catone moves backwards. Camozzi continues to land that outside leg kick at will. Catone throws a big overhand right that misses. Catone ducks down and shoots, but Camozzi defends well. Camozzi comes forward with the jab. Big left hook by Camozzi barely misses and Catone answers with a left of his own. Flying knee by Camozzi has Catone stunend momentarily. Camozzi clinches against the fence. Camozzi working the knees. Catone pushes off and Camozzi allows him back to center. Good jab by Camozzi. Big left by Camozzi. Catone counters as Camozzi rushes in and finishes a nice combo. Catone shoots again for a double leg takedown and Camozzi defends once more. Big combo by Catone. Catone has a hold of a leg and gets the takedown. Full guard for Camozzi. Catone with a good elbow and then another. Catone is unloading with elbows. Very strong finish by Catone who steals the round, 10-9.
Round two: Big exchange between both fighters and Camozzi finished with a solid uppercut. Catone comes forward and lands a good combo. Good left hook by Catone. Outside leg kick by Camozzi. Camozzi clinches up. Catone reverses. Big left hand by Catone on the break. Camozzi with a solid straight left. Catone ties him against the fence. Good knee to the body by Catone. Camozzi answers with a knee of his own. Good uppercut by Catone. Camozzi able to get free and back to center. Catone shoots but is stuffed again. Outside leg kick again by Camozzi. Catone showing some bleeding now, due to the jabs by Camozzi. Catone is able to land a power takedown and is on top now. Butterfly guard by Camozzi. Catone working hard to pass and get to a mounted position but Camozzi is keeping him trapped. Camozzi very active off his back. Hammerfist from the bottom by Camozzi. 10-9 Catone.
Round three: Camozzi comes forward putting combos together and lands some decent strikes. Good knee by Camozzi. And another! Catone is bleeding badly. Camozzi has him against the fence and is really punishing him with knees. They're off the cage now but Camozzi still attacking. Catone shoots but is unable to get it and has a river of blood flowing into his own face. Camozzi charges in and eats a good stiff jab. Catone shoots again but slips off of Camozzi as he ushers him aside. Referee stops the fight so the physician can look at Catone's cut. With the blood rushing into his eyes, they may stop this one. This is a nasty cut. And that's it. They've stopped the fight. TKO victory for Chris Camozzi by way of a very nasty cut caused by a brutal knee!
Final results: Chris Camozzi via TKO (doctor's stoppage) at 1:51 of round three
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Luis Ramos vs. Matt Brown (170-pound limit):
Round one: Ramos with the outside leg kick. Brown with a right hand then an inside leg kick. Brown pushing the pace, as is his usual M.O. Ramos with a left hook to an outside leg kick as he slips to the canvas but is back up quickly. Brown wit ha good leg kick and then a solid right hand. Ramos clinches up against the fence. Ramos looking to possibly get a throw to a takedown and he gets it. Brown rolls and is almost out but Ramos gets a hold of his back in the standing position. Brown moves carefully and is able to get out of a bad spot. The action remains tied up against the cage. Brown finally able to transition out and back to center. High kick by Ramos is blocked at the last second. Good left hand by Ramos as Brown charges in. Inside leg kick by Brown answered with a looping right hand to the head by Ramos. Good leg kick by Ramos. Brown ties him up against the fence but Ramos reverses. One minute left. Dirty boxing employed by both fighters as the round ends. 10-9 Ramos.
Round two: Brown comes forward with a combo then an outside leg kick. Good leg kick by Ramos then another. Brown attacks with the jab but Ramos answers with a quick combo that has Brown backing up. Ramos stays all over him and ties him up against the fence again. Ramos catches a kick and almost has the takedown but Brown wobbles out. Brown with a nice right hand. Ramos appears to be bleeding on the bridge of his nose now and he's starting to look gassed. Brown is starting to land with frequency. Good inside leg kick by Ramos but not with the same thunder he was bringing in the first round. Brown comes in with a big combo. Ramos shoots halfheartedly and Brown defends but ends up with his back against the fence again. Brown reverses and lands a big knee. Brown is throwing bombs now. Ramos looks hurt. Brown with the Thai clinch and he lands another huge knee. Ramos could be in trouble. Ramos goes for the takedown but Brown defends well. Another big knee by Brown and then a big combo. Less than a minute to go. Brown with a huge uppercut! The another! It's all over! The referee calls a standing TKO as Ramos was not defending himself. It's over!
Final results: Matt Brown via TKO (strikes) at 4:20 of round two
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UFC ON FX 4 FACEBOOK "PRELIMS" COMMENTARY:
Ricardo Funch vs. Dan Miller (170-pound limit):
Round one: Miller comes forward first with a combo. Funch comes back with a leg kick. Miller with a good jab. Miller with a combo and then finishes with a strong kick to the body. High kick by Funch misses. Good right hook clips Funch on the side of the head. Miller with a nice jab then a stiff body shot. Funch throws an outside leg kick that gets checked by Miller. Good left straight by Funch. Good body shot by Funch. Funch ties things up against the cage and looks to land some knees in the clinch. Funch unloads with several knees to the thighs. Miller has the over/under and he reverses. Miller tries for a sweep but Funch is able to keep his balance, as he ends up in the former position, holding Miller against the fence. Funch continues with the knees. Miller able to sweep and take him down. Funch back up. Miller comes forward aggressively but Funch is able to land a few good punches as he goes backwards. Funch ties him up against the fence again. One minute left. Funch with more knees. Funch with what looked like a little bit of a headbutt but the referee didn't see it. Funch with another inside knee. Refere breaks them up. Back to center. Miller charges forward with a combo. Funch answers. So far Funch has been getting the better of things, everywhere the action goes. 10-9 Funch.
Round two: Miller with a good combo and then another. Miller looks to have him hurt. Miller looks to sink in a standing guillotine. Funch with an elbow and he gets out. Funch with several elbows in a row that have Miller stunned. Funch shoots and is stuffed. Miller tries for the guillotine again. Funch defends and he's out. Funch with double unders up against the fence. Miller with a good elbow to the side of the head. Funch gets the takedown. Miller holds on to the head but Funch is out quickly. Funch on top. Miller working for a heel hook or a kneebar. Funch is on one knee defending. Funch throws several elbows at Miller's ankle. Miller still trying for a heel hook. Miller lets go. Funch standing over Miller looking to land some strikes. Big right hand by Funch and then several more punches. Miller with a nice upkick and then he gets back to his feet. Funch clinches up and they're back against the cage. One minute left. Funch working the knees. Miller works for a guillotine one more time but he looks too high and there's not much time left. Funch out again and lands a few short punches in the face as the round expires. 10-9 Funch.
Round three: Good inside leg kick by Funch. Miller charges in with a combo. Miller with another hard inside leg kick. Miller rushes in with a nice combo and a good uppercut. Good jab by Funch. Miller lands a left hook that drops im. Funch is rocked. Miller pounces on him and is raining down elbows. Funch looks to have recovered but Miller is on top. Funch is able to push off of the knees with his feet and he sneaks out the back. Miller comes forward and rocks him again. Funch looks wobbled. Funch ties him up against the cage. Just under three minutes to go. Funch gets the takedown. Miller tries to use the fence to get back up. Funch controlling the neck but Miller gets out and back up. Funch has him tied up against the fence again. Miller working hard to get out. Miller has the guillotine. Funch drops down but he puts himself in worse shape. Miller ends up on top in the scrum and sinks the choke in. He's got it! It's over! Miller has subbed out Ricardo Funch!
Final results: Dan Miller by submission (guillotine) at 3:12 of round three
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Dustin Pague vs. Ken Stone (135-pound limit):
Round one: Fight starts off with some posturing. Pague draws first with the jab. Leg kick by Stone. Pague responds with an inside leg kick. Good combo by Stone. Stone with a slapping leg kick. Pague responds again. Pague comes forward and feints a leg kick and then he's out. Stone with a spinning backfist attempt that misses, Pague answers with a nice combo. Stone with a good inside leg kick. Very methodical pace thus far. Stone clinches up and lands a knee, Stone with a good combo on the exit. Stone with a right looping punch. Leg kick by Pague. Stone with a one two combo, finishing with the right to the head. Leg kick by Pague. Stone with a good jab. Pague with a good jab of his own. Front kick to the head by Stone, just misses. Big right hand by Pague, but Stone counters with another crisp combo. Leg kick by Pague lands low, and Stone is going to get a minute to recover. No real big shots to this point in the fight. We've got a little over a minute left in round one. So far, Stone appears to be getting the better of this fight that has yet to hit the canvas. Back to action/. Good kick to the body by Pague. Stone comes forward and eats a big combo by Pague. Fighters exchange furiously in the center for a second as the action starts to ramp up. Pague charges forward. Stone is backed up against the fence and Pague lands a knee. Stone with a front kick to the body. Pague backs him up once more with another good combination. Very close round. 10-9 Stone.
Round two: Pague with the outside leg kick, transitions to a one two combo. Outside leg kick again by Pague, leading to a combo that Stone sees coming this time. Stone shoots for a takedown and has Pague tied up against the fence. Pague reverses and almost ends up on top but Stone scrambles back to his feet and has Pague against the fence standing. Stone still fighting to finish a takedown as Pague defends. Stone continues to land knees to the quads and inner thighs as he keeps the double underhooks. Referee decides to break them up. Back to center. Inside leg kick by Stone goes low. Pague will need a moment to recover. Back to the action. Stone coming forward keeping a very high posture and not super mindful of where his hands are. Good exchange between both men. Good counter shot by Pague with a spinning attack. Good body kick by Pague. Pague catches a kick by Stone and answers with a hard inside leg kick. Pague stalking now, very aggressive. One minute left. Pague continues to use the leg kick to transition to a one-two combo, ending on a left hook. Inside leg kick by Stone and then one in return by Pague. Good combo by Stone. Very close round again. 10-9 Pague.
Round three: Good jab by Stone pops his head back. Outside leg kick by Pague. Inside leg kick by Pague. Another good jab by Stone. Stone with a good combo right after. Pague rushes in with a combination but misses altogether. Good right hand, duck under and then another right hand by Stone, who is starting to pick off Pague each time he rushes forward. Stone clinches up against the fence. Pague reverses and has his back from a standing position. Pague secures the takedown but Stone scramble and takes his back. Pague rolls and is in full guard. Stone on top. Two and a half left. Stone looking to land some ground and pound. Stone wit ha couple nice elbows. Stone goes body-body-head, still inside the full guard. Pague using wrist control to try and keep Stone from doing a lot of damage. Good left hand by Stone. Pague scrambles and tries to get to the cage. Stone controlling the hips and peppering with quick, short shots. A minute left. Stone with a big right elbow to the head. Pague controlling the neck momentarily but Stone is in no danger. Stone pins Pague's head against the fence, postures up and lands a good right hand. Pague able to escape in the transition and is back to his feet. Stone has him tangled him up against the cage immediately. 10-9 Stone.
Final results: Ken Stone via split decision
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