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411’s UFC 170 Report 2.22.14
Posted by Robert Winfree on 02.23.2014



Hello everyone, Robert Winfree here to bring you all the live action from UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann. Thanks for joining me, hopefully the action is fast and the fights exciting tonight. The 411 Ground and Pound radio show will be live this Sunday at 9pm eastern time to review everything that happens tonight, if you'd like to call in and have your say the number is (323) 657-0901. While you're following along with me, consider giving a listen to one or more of the great shows on the Radulich in Broadcasting network.

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Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan are on the mic tonight and welcome us to the Fight Pass prelims.

Lightweight Bout: Ernest Chavez (156) vs. Yosdenis Cedeno (155.5)

ROUND ONE: Touch of the gloves and we're underway. Chavez misses a leg kick and Cedeno just misses a right hand. Leg kick from Cedeno. Cedeno misses a spinning kick but doesn't get caught on the return. Cedeno switches stances and lands a body kick. Leg kick from Cedeno, Chavez isn't doing a whole lot. Cedeno just misses a nasty head kick. Chavez closes the distance and they clinch, Cedeno defends the shot and escapes. Cedeno lands a leg kick. Chavez lands a leg kick. Cedeno tries another wheel kick, this time Chavez closes the distance and gets a takedown into side control. Chavez gets the mounted crucifix for a moment, Cedeno scrambles and frees his arm. Chavez gets the mount. Cedeno gives up his back, but is defending the rear naked choke, Cedeno gets back to his feet. They fight for position against the fence to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Cedeno

ROUND TWO: Low kick from Chavez, doesn't really land, Cedeno lands a hard leg kick. Cedeno misses the windmill right hand punch. Leg kick from Cedeno, who is visibly slowing down after all of his movement in round one. Cedeno just misses another head kick, Chavez closes in and gets the body lock from the back and slams Cedeno down. Chavez into side control, working short punches. Cedeno trying to use the fence to spin out, not working, Chavez keeping side control. Chavez looking to get the mount, and does. Cedeno gives up his back, scrambles and gets up with Chavez's back. Cedeno with the body lock, thinks about a takedown, they fight in the clinch for a little bit. Chavez throwing knees in the clinch, not a lot on them and the ref breaks them. Cedeno misses a spinning back kick to the body. Leg kick from Cedeno. Cedeno lands a kick to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Chavez, 19-19 overall

ROUND THREE: Chavez lands a leg kick. Body kick from Cedeno. Leg kick from Chavez. Leg kick from Chavez. Cedeno misses a right hand. Chavez moving forward, Cedeno circling, neither man landing a whole lot. Cedeno shoots, they clinch and Cedeno pushes Chavez against the fence. Chavez gets the body lock. They're trading weak knees to the legs and body, ref breaks them. Cedeno misses another head kick. Leg kick from Cedeno, two head kicks are blocked by Chavez. Leg kick from Cedeno. Left hook lands for Chavez. Another head kick from Cedeno is blocked. Chavez lands another left hook, Cedeno pushes forward, they clinch to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Cedeno, 29-28 Cedeno overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Ernest Chavez via split decision (29-28,30-27 for Chavez, 29-28 for Cedeno

No interview.

Lightweight Bout: Erik Koch (155) vs. Rafaello Oliveira (155)

ROUND ONE: Koch is a southpaw. Oliveira with a front kick. Oliveira misses a head kick, then blocks the return head kick from Koch. Oliveira misses a jumping knee and eats a left from Koch that knocks him down. Oliveira lands a body kick. Koch lands a one two combination that puts Oliveira down. Koch jumps into his full guard and lands ground and pound to stop the fight.

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Erik Koch TKO at 1:24 of Round 1




Koch gets an interview. Koch says he feels good at lightweight, that tonight was the real Erik Koch. Koch says they were drilling the straight left and dart forward fifteen minutes before he came out to fight.

That does it for the Fight Pass, we're now on Fox Sports 1. The analyst desk tonight has Jon Anik, Kenny Florian, Dominick Cruz, and Phil Davis. Cruz and Davis do very little other than agree with each other, the fact that they're team mates at Alliance MMA might play a part in that.

Flyweight Bout: Josh Sampo (126) vs. Zach Makovsky (125)

ROUND ONE: Makovsky is southpaw. Outside leg kick from Sampo. Another outside leg kick from Sampo. Makovsky lands a body kick. Makovsky grabs a single leg and gets Sampo down quickly. Sampo gets rubber guard with his left leg and butterfly with his right. Makovsky is trying to pass, Sampo let's go and gets full guard. Makovsky stands, drops with a punch and passes into half guard. Sampo trying to sweep, Makovsky doesn't buy it and winds up back in full guard. Makovsky stands up and lands a big right hand. Sampo scambles and tries for an omoplata, Makovsky escapes and is back in full guard. Makovsky stands and tries to pass the legs, Sampo regains his feet. Makovsky lands a superman punch, not a lot of sting on it but it landed. They clinch, Sampo lands a couple of decent body shots. Sampo pushing forward, shoots, stuffed easily by Makovsky. Knee to the body by Makovsky, then an outside leg kick from Makovsky to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Makovsky

ROUND TWO: Head kick from Makovsky, mostly blocked but he was leaning into it. Makovsky shoots, gets the single and gets Sampo down for a moment before Sampo regains his feet. Sampo lands a right hand. Body kick from Makovsky lands. Makovsky misses a spinning backfist, rather badly. Makovsky shoots a double this time and finishes it. Sampo has double butterfly guard, Makovsky passes into half guard. Sampo tries to sweep again, he's using that to try and regain full guard. Makovsky keeps half guard this time. Sampo hip escapes and gets full guard again. Makovsky stands up and is looking to come down with a left, and does. Sampo gets to his knees, Makovsky gets the front headlock. Sampo hand fights and escapes. Outside leg kick from Makovsky. Makovsky keeps showing a straight left, lands an uppercut. Head kick by Makovsky blocked easily. Sampo throws a head kick, blocked. Sampo pushes forward with a combiantion, Makovsky gets close and hits another takedown. Sampo tries a very loose armbar to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Makovsky, 20-18 Makovsky overall

ROUND THREE: Sampo misses a kick. Makovsky lands a straight left, then a jab. Sampo pushes forward but is missing his combinations. Makovsky lands a jab. Sampo pushes Makovsky off of a kick and gets Makovsky down. Makovsky tries to push him off, looks for a sweep, Sampo calmly trying to keep position. Sampo in half guard now, Makovsky looking for a sweep. It's not working for him. Sampo pulls Makovsky away from the fence, Makovsky gets back to it but can't seem to get up. Sampo lands a couple of punches but Makovsky escapes to his feet. Sampo lands a right to the body. Makovsky lands a crisp left hand. Makovsky grabs a single, gets Sampo down. Sampo has butterfly guard again, Makovsky passes to half guard, stands up and tries to pass again. They wind up back where they started, Makovsky in half guard working towards another pass. Makovsky lands some body shots. Sampo gets back to his feet but wont land a miracle strike and the round ends.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Makovsky, 30-27 Makovsky overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Zach Makovsky via unanimous decision (30-27x2, 29-28)

No interview for Makovsky.

Bantamweight Bout: Cody Gibson (135.5) vs. Aljamain Sterling (135.5)

ROUND ONE: Sterling misses a body kick. Sterling with a front kick to the face that lands. Sterling dodges a couple of kicks from Gibson. Sterling tries a single, nothing doing, Sterling lands a knee to the head on the way out. Gibson shoots, gets a single, but can't finish it. Sterling moves forward, this time Gibson gets a double and hads Sterling down. Sterling gets up, Gibson gets behind him but misses a head kick and falls down. Sterling ducks under a wild punch, gets the back standing and gets a takedown. Gibson gets half guard against the fence, regains full guard. Sterling trying to posture, Gibson looks for a sweep, Sterling stands and gets the front head lock while Gibson is on all fours. Sterling tries a front choke, bails on it and they're trading again. Sterling gets close and they're clinched against the fence. Sterling landing knees to the leg and one to the head. Gibson tries to spin Sterling, can't do it. Sterling drops down for a double, nothing doing, they're gonna fight in the clinch to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Sterling

ROUND TWO: Both men come out with kicks and punches, both men missing to start. Gibson tries a winging right hook. They clinch up and Gibson lands a knee, then pushes Sterling against the fence. They trade knees to the body. Gibson pushing Sterling against the fence. Gibson gets the back standing, Sterling turns into him. Gibson has the body lock. Gibson trips a leg and has Sterling down for a moment. Sterling regains his feet, then gets taken down again. This time Gibson passes into half guard. Sterling trying to regain his feet, Gibson working to keep him on the mat. Gibson gets the back, Sterling tries to shake him off but Gibson doesn't fall for it. They're standing and Sterling pushes Gibson into the fence, lands some knees. Sterling lands a couple of short punches before they break. Cody ducks a spinning attack and gets the back of Sterling. Sterling stands up, turns into Gibson and pushes him into the fence. Sterling tries a double, but Gibson has an arm in guillotine. He tries to adjust it and Sterling escapes the choke to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Gibosn, 19-19 overall

ROUND THREE: Touch of the gloves to start the third. Sterling has a head kick blocked. Leg kick from Sterling. Sterling gets a double and has Gibson down. Gibson has butterfly guard, looking for a sweep, can't quite finish it. Sterling looking for a d'arce choke. He's working on it, has the full grip now. Gibson defends and gets to his feet. Gibson coming forward now and swinging. Sterling slips, Gibson tries for a guillotine, can't get the grip and Sterling is on top in half guard again. Sterling working the body. Sterling really working the body with punches. Gibson gives up his back, Sterling gets his hooks in and looks to land punches. Gibson ties up his arms, Sterling switches to a body triangle and looks for the rear naked choke. Gibson hand fights, Sterling loses the grip. Gibson goes belly down and Sterling begins landing punches, then locks in the choke as the round ends.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Sterling, 29-28 Sterling overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Aljamain Sterling via unanimous decision (29-28x3)

No interview for Sterling, but that's the fight of the night so far.

Bantamweight Bout: Pedro Munhoz (135) vs. Raphael Assuncao (136)

ROUND ONE: Touch of the gloves. Assuncao with a body kick. Another one. Assuncao comes forward with some punches, Munhoz is covering up. Leg kick from Munhoz, Assuncao returns but misses. Assuncao lands a couple of punches. Leg kick from Munhoz. Body kick from Munhoz, Assuncao returns fire. Leg kick from Munhoz. Right hook from Assuncao. Inside leg kick from Assuncao. Inside leg kick from Assuncao. Assuncao moves forward with a jab. Munhoz may have been poked in the eye, he shakes it off. Leg kick from Munhoz. Assuncao lands a short right hand, Munhoz lands another leg kick. Those leg kicks are doing some work, Assuncao is switching his stance. Assuncao lands a straight left. Leg kick from Assuncao. They circle to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Munhoz

ROUND TWO: Assuncao is southpaw now, protecting his left leg. Assuncao switches back. Body kick from Munhoz, he lands a right hand, Assuncao dives on a takedown. Munhoz tries a leg lock, Assuncao spins out and is in full guard. Assuncao is landing some big shots, Munhoz scrambles back to his feet. Assuncao lands a body kick. Assuncao ducks under a wild right and clinches, just for a moment then they break. Assuncao is back in the orthodox stance, Munhoz lands another leg kick and Assuncao is back to southpaw. Assuncao lands a left hand. Munhoz tries a spinning back kick, Assuncao closes distance and gets another takedown. Assuncao in full guard, working some elbows. Munhoz has closed his guard, Assuncao looking to posture and land punches. Left lands for Assuncao. Assuncao stands and looks to come down with more shots to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Assuncao, 19-19 overall

ROUND THREE: Assuncao is orthodox to start, eats a leg kick and is southpaw again. They clinch, nothing happens. Munhoz now throwing the leg kick on the other side. Antoher leg kick lands for Munhoz. Assuncao lands a couple of punches, body punch from Munhoz. Body kick from Assuncao. Front kick to the body from Munhoz. Assuncao lands another combination. Munhoz with a knee to the body. Assuncao lands a clean left. Inside leg kick from Assuncao. Head kick from Assuncao misses. Munhoz not pulling the trigger as often this round. Big body shot from Assuncao lands. Assuncao increasing his output now, Munhoz shoots, stuffed easily. Body kick from Munhoz. Assuncao lands a takedown into half guard to end the fight.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Assuncao, 29-28 Assuncao overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Rafael Assuncao via unanimous decision (30-27x3)

No interview of Assuncao, the first round likely could have gone to Assuncao I just thought Munhoz was more effective.

Female bantamweight Bout: Alexis Davis (136) vs. Jessica Eye (135)

ROUND ONE: No touch of the gloves. Leg kick for Davis. Eye throws a combination. They clinch up and Davis lands a knee to the body. Eye pushing Davis into the fence now. Davis lands some knees to the body, they break and Eye lands a couple of punches. Leg kick from Davis. Eye lands a stiff jab, Davis lands a thrust kick to the face. Eye clinches up and pushes Davis into the fence. Eye trying to get a trip, not really happening. Ref breaks them. Leg kick from Davis, and another. They get close and throw punches, then clinch up. Eye lands a punch on the break. Davis lands another leg kick. They clinch up and throw punches again. Eye trying to trip or throw, Davis tries a trip, neither woman is successful. Davis pushes Eye into the cage and starts landing knees to the thigh and body. They break, and Davis misses a leg kick. Eye lands a punch. Davis shoots, gets the takedown immediately into side control. Now north south position, back to side control. Davis lands some elbows to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Davis

ROUND TWO: Leg kick from Davis to star the second round. Body kick from Davis. Eye lands a punch in close. Davis catches a kick and takes Eye down. Davis in half guard, lands some hammerfists to the head, then body once Eye gets control of Davis's posture. Eye trying to elbow the body from the bottom. Davis looking to pass, but Eye has the lockdown on the leg. Davis lands a weak elbow. Davis now looking for a kimura, bails on it. A few more punches to the face from Davis. Davis gets free and lands some punches. Eye sits up, but gets punched and goes back to her back. Davis fighting to posture up, she does and lands a punch. Davis lands some more punches, Eye tries to stand but goes back to the mat to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Davis, 20-18 Davis overall

ROUND THREE: Leg kick from Davis, Eye lands the counter right. Davis lands another leg kick. Another leg kick from Davis. They clinch, break without incident. Another leg kick from Davis. Eye keeps trying to catch the kicks. Another leg kick from Davis. They trade punches, Eye lands a decent right. Davis shoots, stuffed easily this time. Eye misses a couple of punches. Body kick from Davis, Davis lands a long left jab. Thrust kick to the body from Davis. They clinch up and throw punches at each other. Leg kick from Davis. Davis lands a right, Eye lands a jab. Leg kick from Davis. Both women jabbing now, they clinch, Davis with a knee Eye with an uppercut. They trade jabs to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Davis, 30-27 Davis overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Alexis Davis via split decision (29-28x2, 28-29)

Davis get's an interview. She thought it was a great fight, thinks this was a good win over a very tough opponent. Davis says she should have thrown more leg kicks, that she's one of the top female fighters and wants the next shot at the title.

Welterweight Bout: Stephen Thompson (170.5) vs. Robert Whittaker (170)

ROUND ONE: Touch of the gloves. Thompson is fighting southpaw, switches to orthodox and lands a leg kick. Whittaker misses a head kick. Inside leg kick from Thompson. Whittaker lands a jab. Body punch from Thompson. Leg kick from Thompson. Thompson just misses an axe kick. Body kick from Thompson. Whittaker is trying to find him, but can't seem to get his punches to land. Thompson is just outworking Whittaker so far. Hook kick to the head lands for Thompson. Whittaker is able to land the jab, but his follow up punches are missing. Body kick from Thompson. Thompson lands a big right, Whittaker goes down. Whittaker gets up but is dropped again, Thompson swarms him and the ref steps in.





OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Stephen Thompson via TKO at 3:43 of Round 1

Joe Rogan is with Thompson. Thompson says the more he does this the more comfortable he gets, and that he's a striker at heart. He doesn't think he's the best MMA fighter but he's working on it. Watching the replay he says he's cautious when his opponent goes down because he's seen guys rush in and lose because of it, but he felt Whittaker wasn't getting up so he swarmed him.

Welterweight Bout: Mike Pyle (171) vs. TJ Waldburger (171)

ROUND ONE: Touch of the gloves. Leg kick from Waldburger. Leg kick from Pyle, Waldburger just misses a right hand. Leg kick from Pyle lands. Both men land inside leg kicks. They clinch, Pyle with a knee to the body. Waldburger pushes Pyle into the fence and looks for a single. Pyle slips away. Head kick from Waldburger misses, he slips but Pyle can't get on top of him. Waldburger lands a left hook. Waldburger lands a right hand, then a leg kick. They clinch, Pyle lands a knee, Waldburger tries a trip but Pyle reverses and gets on top of Waldburger. Pyle on top, in half guard, working to pass. Pyle gets into side control. Pyle working punches, with the occasional knee to the body. Waldburger escapes to his feet and shoots, they clinch against the fence. Pyle tries for a knee to the head, doesn't quite land flush and Waldburger drops for a double. Pyle stuffs the takedown, gets the clinch and knees to the head again. Waldburger fires punches to the body, pushes Pyle back into the fence. Pyle reverses a takedown attempt and gets Waldburger down to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Pyle

ROUND TWO: Front kick to the face from Pyle to start the second round. Pyle lands a jab. Pyle blocks a head kick from Waldburger. Waldburger lands a jab and a couple of hard leg kicks. Pyle catches a leg kick and takes down Waldburger. Waldburger tries for a leg lock but Pyle spins out and gets on top. Pyle passes into half guard. Waldburger is looking for a guillotine but Pyle passes into side control. Waldburger gets butterfly guard, he gets up but Pyle lands a knee to the head on the break. Pyle lands a right hand. Pyle with a spinning kick to the body. Body punch by Waldburger, they clinch up again. Waldburger drops for a single, bails and lands a couple of punches against the fence. Pyle gets the body lock and has the back, drags Waldburger down to the mat. They scramble and Waldburger is up pushing Pyle into the fence again. They break and Waldburger misses a left hook. Waldburger lands a right hand. Body kick from Waldburger, they circle to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Pyle, 20-18 Pyle overall

ROUND THREE: Waldburger lands a jab and leg kick. Waldburger lands a right hand. Leg kick from Waldburger. Pyle lands a right hand. Stiff jab lands for Waldburger, right to the body follows it. Right lands for Pyle. Waldburger shoots, stuffed and Pyle lands a right on the break. Waldburger lands a jab. Pyle catches a kick and lands a spinning back elbow that drops Waldburger. Waldburger survives and pushes Pyle into the fence. Waldburger can't get the takedown. Pyle lands a knee to the head, then an elbow, a knee lands as Waldburger was shooting. Pyle gets the guillotine choke, Waldburger escapes but Pyle is in full mount. Pyle lands a big elbow. Waldburger gives up his back, Pyle is landing big left hands, some hammerfists. Pyle lands a few more elbows and the ref stops it.

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Mike Pyle via TKO at 4:03 of Round 3

Pyle gets an interview. Pyle says Rogan's summation was adequate so he doesn't have to say much. Pyle says the leg kicks were hard but he was prepared for a battle and that's what he got. Pyle says Waldburger actually escaped the guillotine so he stayed in mount. Pyle says Herb Dean gave the fight a hard look but he felt Waldburger was still moving until he got him flattened out and was landing the elbow. Pyle ends by thanking his sponsors and saying he'd like to be ranked in the top ten.

Welterweight Bout: Rory MacDonald (171) vs. Demian Maia (170)

ROUND ONE: No touch of the glvoes, Maia fights southpaw. Both men come out and strike, but Maia shoots immediately, stuffed. Maia get's a single leg and pulls MacDonald under him. MacDonald has full guard, Maia trying to pass. Maia trying to step over MacDonald's guard. Maia looking to land some elbows, MacDonald trying to keep Maia from passing. Maia passes into full mount. Maia lands some short punches. MacDonald tries to push him off, doesn't work, Maia still has full mount. MacDonald hip bumps but can't quite escape. MacDonald rolls under, Maia rolls with him and still basically has mount. MacDonald trying to regain some defensive posture. MacDonald gets double butterfly guard. MacDonald keeps trying to get Maia off him, but Maia is not going to be moved. MacDonald gets back up, Maia shoots immediately but it's stuffed. MacDonald with a head kick, blcoked. Maia lands a right hook. MacDonald lands a left hook.

SCORECARD: 10-9 Maia

ROUND TWO: MacDonald lands a right, looking to land some kicks as well. MacDonald lands a left. Maia lands a left hand, shoots, stuffed easily. MacDonald landing the one-two. MacDonald throwing head kicks. Maia shoots, stuffed again. MacDonald lands an uppercut. Maia shoots, stuffed again. Big body kick by MacDonald. Body kick by Maia. Maia looks tired, really tired. Straight right lands for MacDonald. Jab for MacDonald. Body kick from MacDonald. Kicks by MacDonald. MacDonald lands some jabs. Maia lands a left hand. Rory lands a big right hand. Another lands for MacDonald. Head kick for MacDonald, then a body kick. MacDonald land a jab almost at will. Another straight right lands for MacDonald. Big body kick lands for MacDonald to end the round.

SCORECARD: 10-9 MacDonald, 19-19 overall

ROUND THREE: MacDonald lands a straight right, and another one. MacDonald stuffs a takedown. Body kick for MacDonald. MacDonald is landing the straight right almost every time he throws it. Maia shoots, stuffed easily. Body kick from MacDonald again. Maia shoots and gets ahold of a leg. MacDonald trying to stay up, Maia gets his hands lock and secures the double leg. MacDonald has full guard, Maia immediately looking to pass. MacDonald trying to hold on, he's not letting Maia attain a dominant position. MacDonald gets back up and stuffs another Maia takedown. Rory lands another jab. Body punch from MacDonald. Body kick from MacDonald. MacDonald lands an uppercut off of a stuffed takedown. MacDonald landing a jab, and a big right hand. Maia dives and misses another takedown. MacDonald lands a big combination to end the fight.

SCORECARD: 10-9 MacDonald, 29-28 MacDonald overall

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Rory MacDonald via unanimous decision (29-28x3)

MacDonald gets the mic. He says he was trying to stay calm in the first round when Maia was on top of him in the first round because if he got anxious he could get finished. MacDonald says he fought to make a statement, that his inner beast is back and he wants a title shot.

Light heavyweight Bout: Daniel Cormier (205) vs. Pat Cummins (205)

ROUND ONE: No touch of the gloves. Leg kick from Cummins. Cummins reaches for a takedown, nothing doing. Body kick from Cummins. Cormier lands an uppercut in the clinch. Cormier is beating Cummins to the punch. Cormier is landing his right hand, lands an uppercut and Cummins goes down. Cormier on top and pounds him out.

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – Daniel Cormier via TKO at 1:19 of Round 1

Rogan is with Cormier. Cormier says this fight had to end this way after the trash talk, Cormier says he's mad because Cummins actually hit him twice, it had to end this way. Cormier says if you talk you have to back it up, then says Cummins has a bright future. Cormier says he feels near the top of the new division and if either Jones or Teixeira gets injured prior to the title fight to put him in there.

Female bantamweight Bout: UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (135) vs. Sara McMann (135)

ROUND ONE: McMann lands a couple of right hands. Rousey clinches up, McMann lands a knee to the body, and another. Rousey lands some short rights, McMann lands a hard one to the head. They clinch again, Rousey misses an elbow. Rousey lands an elbow in the clinch, then a knee to the liver, and McMann goes down! The ref stops it.

OFFICIAL RESULT: †WINNER – And STILL UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey via TKO at 1:06 of Round 1




Rousey says the gameplan was to hit the body since no one had really tried that and as a wrestler she fought bent over. She says she was aiming at the same spot on the body, and eventually it would work. Rousey acknowledges the booing, thanks her friends and family before exiting.

Now Rogan with McMann. She thinks it was a good fight, she got hit in the liver and looks forward to going back to the drawing board, earning another title shot. She says she should have got back to her feet quicker to give Herb Dean a reason to let the fight keep going.

That wraps up UFC 170, the 411 Ground and Pound radio show will be live on Sunday at 9pm eastern and we'll break down the card. Remember to keep checking 411mania for all your pop culture needs.





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