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UFC on FOX 25 full fight video highlights: Chris Weidman chokes out Kelvin Gastelum

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Check out the full fight video highlights of Chris Weidman submitting Kelvin Gastelum in the UFC on FOX 25 main event.

The top of the UFC on FOX 25 billing saw the UFC’s #5 middleweight Chris Weidman get back on the winning track by submitting the #8 Kelvin Gastelum in the 3rd round. There was a lot of measuring to begin the main event, but Weidman achieved a takedown past the 2 minute mark, and proceeded to work for a key lock. Gastelum would make it back to his feet in time to drop Weidman with a big left hand, right before the opening round ended. Weidman would scored another takedown to kick off the second round, and then transitioned to the back of Gastelum. Weidman maintained top control, uncorking ground strikes when the opportunities presented themselves. Gastelum came out hot to start the third round, but it was Weidman who began to tee off. Weidman secured another takedown, and transitioned to the back of Gastelum to rack up more control time, but found himself an Arm Triangle to close the show.

Check out Tim Burke’s play-by-play of Chris Weidman submitting Kelvin Gastelum:

Round 3 – They come out brawling! Weidman dropped Gastelum with a left hook! He’s up right away. Gastelum with a jab. Huge right hook by Weidman! He’s all over Gastelum but Gastelum is dodging a lot of the shots. He fired back with a left. Weidman calling him in to fight. Another right by Weidman. He scooped a single but Gastelum pulled it out. Weidman backed him to the cage and pulled his legs out. Gastelum up but Weidman is on his back again. Gastelum throws a couple of back elbows. Another takedown for Weidman. He looks for the kimura again but just settles for back control. He now comes around and secures an arm-triangle choke! Gastelum did what he could, but he was stuck. He tapped! Chris Weidman is back!

Chris Weidman defeated Kelvin Gastelum by submission (arm-triangle choke), round 3

Check out Chris Weidman picking up a submission win at UFC Long Island:

Watch Kelvin Gastelum drop Chris Weidman at the end of round 1:

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