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UFC 111: Jim Miller Vs. Mark Bocek

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Mark Bocek Vs. Jim Miller

Round 1: Miller enters the arena to the theme from “The Sopranos”. They trade early and Bocek gets the takedown. Miller gets up and they trade again. Miller establishes Mission Control but can’t land the omoplata. Miller gets a kimura in deep and uses it to sweep Bocek. Bocek gets out of it. Round ends with Miller in Bocek’s guard. Close one to call. scores the round 10-9 for Miller.

Round 2: Bocek immediately gets the takedown. They struggle for position on the ground. Bocek is cut and bleeding. Miller threatens with a heel hook. Bocek gets Miller’s back. He traps Miller’s right arm with his leg. Miller defending well, somehow. Miller stands up and slams Bocek to the ground. Exciting fight. scores the round 10-9 for Bocek.

Round 3: They start the round trading. The pace has slowed and the exchanges are even. 3:10 to go, not much is going down. Bocek goes for the takedown, they are fighting against the fence. Miller lands some knees and goes for the takedown himself. Bocek gets Miller down and establishes over-under control. Miller gets up and gets a takedown but Bocek gets out of it. They are grinding it out against the cage. Bocek gets a good takedown. Miller gets Bocek’s back with 5 seconds to go. scores the round 10-9 for Bocek.

Jim Miller defeated Mark Bocek via unanimous decision (29-28 across the board).