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Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Joey Villasenor
Round 1: They clinched against the cage early and Jacare was able to score a takedown early. Jacare got full mount and landed some punches from the top. Villasenor was able to get back to his feet and Jacare clinched against the cage. Jacare landed some knees to Villasenor’s body and was able to take Villasenor to the ground again. Jacare landed some wild heavy punches from the top. Villasenor got back to his feet and Jacare landed some hard punches and knees before sending Villasenor to the mat again. Jacare tried to get a kimura, but Villasenor was able to defend. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Jacare.
Round 2: Jacare scored a double-leg takedown early, but Villasenor was able to get back to his feet. Jacare grabbed Villasenor’s leg and was able to take Villasenor back to the ground, but Villasenor got back to his feet. Villasenor started loosening up a bit and started to connect with some punches. Jacare landed a left hook and scored a takedown. Jacare landed a couple of hard shots from the top before Villasenor got back to his feet. They traded, and Villasenor stuffed a takedown as the round came to an end. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Jacare.
Round 3: Villasenor started pressing the action early. Jacare went for a takedown attempt, but Villasenor was able to defend. Villasenor definitely looks like the fresher of the two fighters while Jacare looks tired. Villasenor landed a hard right and stuffed another takedown. Jacare was finally able to complete a takedown and landed some strikes from the top. Jacare was landing punches from the top and staying busy, but the referee inexplicably stood them up. Jacare was able to get another takedown and stayed on top as the round came to an end. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Jacare.
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza defeated Joey Villasenor via unanimous decision (scores of 30-27,29-28,29-28).