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Chris Weidman and Gleison Tibau rounded out the Facebook fights at UFC 139 in San Jose on Saturday with wins.
Weidman chokes his way to a win
Chris Weidman needed just 2:07 to get a technical submission win over Tom Lawlor.
Weidman relied on his wrestling early, getting a takedown in the first minute of the fight. He maneuvered into a D'arce. Lawlor didn't tap when he was in trouble, so the fight was stopped when Lawlor was unconscious.
Weidman, an All-American wrestler at Hofstra, continued his undefeated streak with the win. Lawlor fell to 7-4.
Tibau takes battle of grapplers
Gleison Tibau continued his undefeated streak in 2011 with a decision win over Rafael dos Anjos.
The first round gave dos Anjos a marked advantage on the ground, but Tibau had better striking in a tightly contested round. The majority of the second round was stand-up, despite the strong grappling backgrounds of both fighters. Again, the round was tight, as each fighter answered the other's punchi...
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Make sure to check back starting at 4pm PST for continuous updates throughout the night. Complete results will be posted around 12am PST Preliminary card (Facebook) Catchweight (158 lb) bout: Shamar Bailey vs. Danny Castillo Welterweight bout: Matt Brown vs. Seth Baczynski Catchweight (141 lb) bout: Miguel Torres vs. Nick Pace Lightweight bout: Gleison Tibau [...]
At UFC 139 on Saturday night, Tom Lawlor pulled out another walkout to remember. The day after attending weigh-ins dressed as Steven Seagal, Lawlor walked out the Olivia Newton-John classic "Let's Get Physical," and used an exercise band to pump up along the way.
Unfortunately for Lawlor, the walkout didn't help him win his fight. Chris Weidman choked him unconscious...
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