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UFC Live 6: Matt Wiman Vs. Mac Danzig

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Fernando Yamasaki will referee the first fight on the main card.

Round 1: Wiman takes the center early and grabs hold of Danzig before too long. Danzig landing nice uppercuts from the clinch. After some back and forth clinch work, Wiman catches a head kick and dumps Danzig to the mat. Danzig gets to his feet and threatens with the guillotine before letting loose with punches from the pocket. They make it back to the center and exchange; Wiman is being aggressive, but Danzig is defending well. Good elbows from the clinch by Wiman. Wiman backs Danzig into the fence and lands some good knees with his back on the fence; Danzig returns with some hard shots to the body, but Wiman catches Danzig with a hard punch and puts him on his heels. He eventually pins him down and bloodies Danzig against the fence. They trade back and forth, with Danzig defending a takedown before the bell. scores the round 10-10

Round 2: Wiman with a nice leg kick to start it off. Danzig pushes Wiman into the fence and both men land good shots in close, Wiman with elbows and Danzig with uppercuts. They have another back and forth standing exchange before Danzig puts Wiman on the mat. Danzig slipping in punches and looking to pass, but Wiman throws up the triangle and then transitions to the armbar. The armbar looks tight, but Danzig gets out and starts to Donky Kong Wiman. Wiman threatens with the kimura, but Danzig avoids and lands some nice ground and pound shots before Wiman gets to his feet. Danzig stays on him against the fence though, teeing off with punches. Wiman is countering though, landing elbows and punches himself. Danzig backs off and Wiman starts to put the pressure on, but Danzig gives it right back to him, pressing him into the fence. Danzig dodges a takedown after they separate and lands some hard counters to make Wiman pay. scores the round 10-9 for Danzig

Round 3: They touch gloves for the last round and Wiman comes out hard. Danzig avoids most of his offense and looks to counter. Wiman pins Danzig on the cage briefly and lands a good right hand. Danzig showing nice head movement in defending, but his back is on the fence with Wiman throwing elbows at him. He turns him, but Wiman does the same and starts to land some hard elbows from there. Danzig gets off the cage though and dots up Wiman with some good counters. They clinch again and it’s the same story: Danzig landing punches and Wiman landing elbows. They plant their feet and start to slug it out, with Danzig posting up on the fence. Danzig stuffs a takedown and takes top position on Wiman; he’s looking to take his back against the fence, but he slips off the top and Wiman lands in half guard. Danzig has a huge hematoma in between his eyes and Wiman is posturing up, landing more hard shots. Wiman presses a progressively bloodier Danzig into the fence, but Danzig gets to his feet. With his back to the fence, Danzig fights back against Wiman’s pressure. Wiman drops for the takedown and Danzig slaps on the guillotine, cranking on it until the bell. scores the round 10-9 for Wiman

Matt Wiman defeated Mac Danzig via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)