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UFC On FUEL TV: Cub Swanson Vs. Dustin Poirier

The co-main event has featherweights Cub Swanson vs. Dustin Poirier.

Round 1: Early rights and lefts followed with a midsection kick by Swanson. Poirier responds with his own combination. High kick by Swanson as Poirier looks to take this to the ground. He’s unable and this one goes against the cage standing. Swanson with another high kick and Poirier is able to get on top with a minute to go. They trade blows as the round ends.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Swanson

Round 2: Swanson eats some shots early. Flying knee by Swanson. They trade blows in the center of the Octagon for about a minute before Poirier looks for a takedown against the cage. Swanson blocks it and they’re back in the center. Big right kick and right hand by Swanson. Poirier lands a double leg to take this to the canvas. Swanson stands as Poirier holds the leg relentlessly. Poirier goes for another takedown, but doesn’t get it.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Poirier

Round 3: Poirier has a nice combination with Swanson against the cage. He lands several shots as Swanson covers up. Swanson is able to get out of the corner. Swanson gets a takedown with three minutes to go. He gets the back and locks his feet around Poirier. Poirier tries to stand on a few occasions, but losses his balance and Swanson is in the mount. They stand and Swanson with a leg and body shot before looking for the arm. Poirier gets out as the round ends.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Swanson

Cub Swanson def. Dustin Poirier via unanimous decision