Last night (Aug. 6, 2016), Thales Leites and Chris Camozzi dueled at UFC Fight Night 92 inside Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. In a pretty easy win, Leites submitted his foe. Find out how below!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight veterans Thales Leites and Chris Camozzi threw down last night (Aug. 6, 2016) inside UFC Fight Night 92 at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah.
After a hot start to his second UFC run, Leites came up short in his last two bouts. To remain in the rankings, Leites needed to return to the win column in this match up. Camozzi has looked better than ever in his recent showings, as the 29-year-old seemed to finally have pieced together his full mixed martial arts (MMA) game. In his first real step up since “Jacare,” Camozzi was hoping to make a statement.
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Leites wasted little time in shooting for his first takedown. It took nearly two full minutes, but Leites eventually transitioned into the standing back mount position. Camozzi shook him off briefly, but Leites worked him right back into the same spot.
From the standing back mount, Leites tried to swim under his opponent’s chin and landed a few ground strikes. The Brazilian didn’t do much, but he controlled the position until the end of the round.
It wasn’t pretty, but Leites was ahead.
Once more, Leites only ate a couple jabs before shooting for and landing a takedown. Camozzi tried to use his butterfly hooks to stand, but Leites moved around his guard and took the back once more.
For the rest of the round, Leites simply hung onto back mount and landed small strikes. He never came ….View full article
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