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post #3 of (permalink) Old 09-21-2013, 07:10 PM Thread Starter
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Round 1 - Quick start from both, and Caceres hits a spinning backfist. Delorme looking to move the fight to the floor, but Caceres pushes him away with ease. Caceres looks confident early, light on his feet and winging punches. Delorme leaps forward with a left hook that sends Caceres to the floor. Delorme on top, but Caceres uses the cage to walk all the way over and reverse the position. Excellent move, but Delorme rolls it again and moves to his opponent's back. Caceres defends well, but Delorme sets up in mount. Caceres turns yet again. He's defending well, but he's not clear of danger. Delorme still working for the choke. Caceres turns in and uses the cage to create space. Delorme adjusts again and is all over the back. Caceres refusing to give up the neck. Delorme moves to a side choke instead, but Caceres defends there, too. Caceres gets to his feet and somehow reverses the position before back away. Round ends there, and gives it to Delorme, 10-9.

Round 2 - Delorme wings a few punches to open, but Caceres again moving well in evasion. Caceres very loose, but Delorme is avoiding any bog shots. Delorme leaping forward with his strikes, but Caceres is finding a range. Clinch, and Delorme gets off-balance and falls back. Caceres moves to the floor and gets to the back, but Delorme stands, and they separate. Caceres landing a jab and a few front kicks to the body. Scramble to the floor, and both fighters look to wins up on top Instead, they work back to the feet. Delorme rushes forward but can't get the takedown. Caceres pops a few left straights on the feet. Jab scores, and Delorme's nose is busted up. Delorme is slowing. One minute left. Delorme does leap forward with a right that scores and looks to get inside on a takedown. Caceres defends it well and peppers him on the outside as he pulls away. Caceres kicks the leg, and the round ends. sees it for Caceres, 10-9.

Round 3 - Delorme looks a little refreshed to open, and he chases with punches. Caceres moving well and looks the quicker fighter. Delorme walks forward. They move into the clinch, and Caceres circles off and takes the outside. He slides around to the back but has to let go as Delorme turns back inside. Caceres pops a quick jab. He kicks the legs. Caceres goes to the body and then the head. Delorme trying to get inside but can't catch him. Delorme catches a kick but can't capitalize. He drives in again for a second effort, but Caceres pushes him aside and takes the back. Delorme crawls to his feet, and Caceres backs away. They reset with 90 seconds left, and Caceres is simply too quick for Delorme. He avoids well and counters, racking up points. Spinning kick to the body scores. Caceres slips on a switch kick and falls to his back. Less than a minute for Delorme to capitalize. Caceres looks for a triangle choke. Round ends, and gives the final round to Caceres, 10-9, awarding him the fight 29-28.

Result: Alex Caceres def. Roland Delorme via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

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