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Chris Leben 34/25 (1.36) 13 5051567  
Draw 75/1 (75.00) 0 0  
Andrew Craig 10/13 F (0.77) 3 6600000 WIN!

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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-01-2013, 09:03 PM Thread Starter
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UFC 162: Chris Leben vs Andrew Craig

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I like Craig quite a bit. But I'm really pulling for Leben, always have been a fan.

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Round 1 - Referee Yves Lavigne in the cage for the night's final prelim. Leben moves quickly forward, and they trade low kicks. Leben looks to have some spring in his step, and he pushes inside for a takedown. Craig defends against the cage, ad they trade strikes inside. Leben continues to stay tight and punch to the body. Craig answering with knees, and they break apart. Leben dives in with a big overhand left that misses. Still can't get the takedown, so he backs away. Leben walking forward with big shots. He doesn't land flush, but he scores with a few and avoids any significant counters. He pushes inside again and looks to work from the clinch. They separate only briefly, striking before they move back inside. Craig pulls away again. He ladns a low kick as Leben walks forward. Craig lands to crisp punches, and Leben wobbles a bit. They reset in the center, and Leben is a little more cautious as he advances. Craig looking to retreat and counter. Leben works inside yet again. He briefly wraps the body, but Craig turns in. Leben peppers the body before the break. Craig shoots for a takedown that's stuffed. Round ends there. MMAjunkie.com gives it to Leben, 10-9.

Round 2 - Craig continues to retreat and look for the counter. Leben drives through it and moves inside yet again. Lavigne letting them work in the clinch. Craig doing well in the position, but Leben staying busy and holding the outside. They break, and Craig scores with a short left. Leben again moves into a clinch. Craig seems to be having success in the brief exchanges in the middle, yet he's sticking to the gameplan of backing away and looking to counter. Halfway mark of the fight. Both fighters exchanging punches and leg kicks. Leben all heart, but Craig looks the quickest fighter. Still, he's not racking up points. Instead, it's a grinding fight that sees Leben as the one walking forward. Round ends. MMAjunkie.com sees the second for Craig, 10-9.

Round 3 - Leben with a low kick to start. He presses in, and he eat sa few knees. He's throwing punches, but Craig is the one to connect flush. Craig flurries. Leben hurt and hits the deck, but he crawls back to the feet and brings the crowd to life. Craig pressing against the fence. Leben looks exhausted, but the crowd chants his name. He moves forward, but he's too tired to capitalize. Craig pushes away and resets in the center. Craig again making Leben chase. He pushes Leben to the floor and drops own to take top position. Leben creates some space and gets to his feet yet again. Leben continues to walk forward, but he's missing with his strikes. Craig counters and then scores another takedown. Final minute. Craig controlling the positioning. Still, Leben walks up yet again. As he pushes ahead, Craig answers with another takedown. Fight ends, and MMAjunkie.com gives the final round to Craig, 10-9, and awards him the fight 29-28. Andrew Craig def. Chris Leben via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)

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