Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado - Round 1 - Glover with a big left early and now a big left and Maldonado is down. Glover mounts and is pounding away. Big punches and elbows from Maldonado. Brutal shots by Glover. Maldonado is defending about as well as can be expected but he's getting tagged. Glover is just decimating him with punches and elbows from mount still. Glover tries for an arm triangle. It's deep but Maldonado survives it and now Glover is back on top landing more big shots. Maldonado explodes to his feet! Wow! His legs are basically gone but he's still firing away. Maldonado is trying to bob and weave to stay up. HUGE LEFT BY MALDONADO AND GLOVER IS HURT! GLOVER'S LEGS ARE WOBBLED! Glover with the takedown and the round ends. 10-8 Glover.
Round 2 - Glover with a big takedown and he takes the back. Maldonado is fighting trying to get back to his feet. Maldonado does get up and he's trying to time a counter. Digs hard to Glover's body, but Glover takes him back down and now has the back mount. Maldonado gives up the mount now. Glover really pounding away. Maldonado has zero quit though. Now they're stood up with a minute left. Yamasaki lets the ref check on Maldonado. He says he's okay. The doctor lets it continue. Maldonado trying to find space for a left hand. Big left by Glover lands. Glover with another hard left hand. 10-9 Glover. There will be no round 3. The doctor has stopped the fight. Glover Teixeira wins by TKO (doctor stoppage), 5:00 of round 2.