Glover Teixeira vs. James Te Huna
Two light heavyweight warriors looking for the knockout are up next, as Glover Teixeira (20-2) meets up with James Te Huna (16-5). Both fighters are on lengthy win streaks, including 18 in a row for Teixeira. The referee will be Herb Dean.
Round 1: Te Huna comes right out, throwing lefts at Teixeira, who promptly tries for a takedown. Denied, Teixeira throws a big right that Te Huna just absorbs. Overhand right from Teixeira lands, but Te Huna isn’t going anywhere. Smooth takedown by Teixeira and he is in his world now. Passing guard quickly and looking for a potential arm triangle. Te Huna survives on the ground, and Teixeira quickly pulls guard and locks in a choke. This one is all over.
Glover Teixeira def. James Te Huna via submission (arm-in-guillotine choke) at 2:38 of Round 1