The following quick preliminary card results are from our live coverage of UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Davis. To access our full coverage, click here.
Round 1: They touch gloves and get ready for round four. Jung gets off first with a leg kick. Garcia does the same and follows up with a left hook. Garcia tries for a head kick. Garcia showing sharper technique than usual early on. Garcia sends home a big overhand right. He throws a leg kick that lands but is countered by a straight shot from Jung. Garcia lands a nice left hook. Jung tries for a head kick. Jung with a nice uppercut, but Garcia is getting the better of the exchanges in the pocket. They exchange body kicks. Jung tags Garcia with a left as he tries for a kick without first setting it up. They engage in a wild exchange and Jung gets Garcia to the mat in north-south position. Jung is looking for an armbar but Garcia squirrels out of it. Garcia gets to his feet but Jung stays on him and lands a nice pair of knees, one of which may have landed as Garcia’s hand was on the mat. Jung has Garcia stacked against the cage and mounts him with ten seconds to go. He transitions to his back before the bell.
FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Jung
Round 2: Jung tries for a switch head kick that misses. Garcia with one of his own. Jung moves in with an uppercut. This fight is so far much more technical and measured than their first meeting. Garcia with a nice jumping knee, Jung tags him with a shot to the body on the counter. Jung with a flying knee of his own. Jung doing well landing straight punches and avoiding most of Garcia’s looping haymakers. Jung whiffs another high kick. Garcia lands a thumping leg kick. Garcia takes a knee and fires back with one of his own. Garcia’s technique starting to slide a bit, he’s reaching more and swinging with more abandon. Jung tags him with the uppercut on his way in and then another flying knee. Jung drops Garcia and follows him to the ground, landing in his guard. Jung teeing off with big elbows from the top. Jung takes his back with thirty seconds to go. Jung slaps on the Eddie Bravo-coined Twister with ten seconds to go and Garcia taps.
Chan Sung Jung defeated Leonard Garcia via submission (Twister) at 4:59 of Round 2.
Jung hugs Joe Rogan before his interview. Jung says that he’s watched Eddie Bravo’s YouTube videos for a long time.