UFC on FOX 16 Review
SATURDAY JULY 25
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: DILLASHAW VS. BARAO 2
Location: United Center in Chicago, Illinois
MAIN CARD (FOX):
UFC Bantamweight Championship
T.J. Dillashaw(c) vs. Renan Barao
First round: Front kick by Barao. Barao landing some punches. Barao landed a right and a left. Knees by Barao. Dillashaw with an uppercut. Nice left by Dillashaw. Dillashaw hurt him with two rights. Dillashaw ith some punches from he clinch. Hard knees by Barao to the body. Dillashw slipped. Dillahsaw with a punch. Dillashaw hurt him with punches. Kick by Dillasjaw/ Dillashaw landed jabs. Left and low kick by Dillashaw. High kick by Dillashaw. Barao back with unches. Trading big punches and Barao got the better of it.
Second round: Body kick by Dillashaw and punches. Knee by Dillashaw. Dillashaw working for the takedown. Elbow by Dillashaw. Left by Dillashaw. Trading and Dillashaw got the best punch in. Right by Barao. Barao took him down but Dillashaw back up. Knee by Dillashaw . Dillahsw with a high kick. Knee by Barao. Dillashaw with a right. Barao back with a right. Dillashaw with a right. Dillashaw shot for a takedown but didn’t get it.
Third round: Both trading again. Head kick by Dillashaw. Barao shot in. Dillashaw got his back. Body kick by Dillashaw. Body kick by Dillahsaw. Knee by Barao from close range. Barao tried a guillotine but Dillashaw out. Dillashaw with a right head kick but Barao back with a body kick. Dillashaw hurt him with a left and a right. Barao is in trouble, two big knees by Dillahaw but Barao surived the round.
Fourth round: Dillashaw landing big punches and Herb Dean stopped it. Dillashaw took him apart. :35
Miesha Tate vs. Jessica Eye
First round: Eye landing a lot of punches. Eye landing more punches. Tate landed a kick and Eye came back with a lot of punches. Eye is taking her part so far. Right by Tate. Eye hurt her with punches. Tate tried a takedown. Eye landed punches. Tate just hurt her and dropped her with an overhand right. Tate on top on the ground. Crowd chanting for Tate. Tate landing a lot of elbows to the side of the head. Tate 10-9.
Second round: Right by Tate. Body kick by Tate. Nice right by Tate. Tate in with a right. Tate pushed her into the fence. Tate landing good punches. Tate hurt her and put her down again. Eye got her in a no arm triangle. Tate escaped. Tate on top pounding the body. Tate throwing elbows to the body. Tate working for a guillotine as time expired. 20-18 Tate.
Third round: Head kick by Eye. Hard kick by Eye. Tate took her down. Tate has her back. Tate kicked her in the head on the ground and it wasn’t called a foul. Yves Lavigne ordered a stand up as Tate was in control on the ground. That was insane. Tate working for a takedown but didn’t get it. Eye with two hard knees Tate 30-27.
Scores: All three have it 30-27 for Tate.
Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder
First round: Barboza with a left kick. Body kick by Barboza and a second one. Low kick by Felder. Barboza’s right eye is in bad shape already. Spinning backfist by Barboza. Spin kick to the groin by Barboza. That was one of the worst low blows you’ll ever see. Felder tried a spinning kick but missed. Knee by Felder. Barboza 10-9.
Second round: Both trading spin kicks. Spin kick to the body by Barboza. Felder landing punches. Felder with a spinning backfist. Left by Felder. Barboza missing on his punches. Hard body kick by Barboza. Spinning elbow by Felder. Spinning kick to the back by Barbzoa. Body shot by Barboza. Barboza tried a takedown but didn’t get it. Hard knee by Felder. Body shot and two hard kicks by Barboza. This is a great round. Barboza 20-18 but this round is close.
Third round: Body kick by Barboza. Left by Barboza. Low kick by Barboza. Body kick by Baroza. Low kick by Felder. Body kick by Barboza. Felder shot in for a takedown. Barboza’s round 30-27
Scores: All three had it 29-28 for Barboza. Felder was furious.
Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi
First round: Gomi landing punches now. Lauzon aleady bleeding. Lauzon took him down and got his back. He went for a stump puller but Gomi got away. Elbows on the ground by Lauzon. Lauzon pounding on him from back control. Hard shots and Gomi was out. Lauzon got up and walked away even though Herb Dean didn’t call it of. When he saw how messed up Gomi was, Dean called it. That was weird. Thank God it didn't backfire on him.