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UFC 123: Matt Brown Vs. Brian Foster

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Round 1: They touch gloves to get it started. Brown looking to stalk Foster early. He lands a nice leg kick and then whiffs on one to the head. Foster moves in and lands a slick trip, immediately establishing side control. Brown scrambles and pushes Foster off of him, getting back to his feet. He goes right back after Foster, who stings him with punches on the way in. Brown lands with a nice kick and gets a takedown of his own after Foster tries a flying knee. Brown transitions from north-south to side control. Foster reverses and looks to take Brown’s back. He rolls for an armbar and Brown avoids, then starts looking for a d’arce choke. Foster gets to his feet, they clinch and exchange knees. Foster gets a takedown. Brown sweeps Foster and briefly gets mount. Foster rolls out of it and Brown is looking to take his back. Brown looking for the armbar now but Foster calmly avoids it after a few tense moments. Foster looking to land some ground and pound but Brown keeps him honest with an active guard and upkicks. scores the round 10-9 for Brown

Round 2: Brown lands low early and the action is stopped. Foster looks to be in pain but continues to fight. He dumps Brown on his head off of a kick and looks to land ground and pound. Foster doing a better job of stifling Brown’s upckicks and landing with ground and pound. He looks for a guillotine and cinches it up, forcing Brown to tap.

Brian Foster defeated Matt Brown via submission (guillotine) at 2:11 of round 2