Gegard Mousasi vs. Ovince St. Preux
Round 1: St. Preux lands a kick to the body. Mousasi catches it. St. Preux gets aways. Mousasi lands a kick to the body and moves in with a combination. St. Preux moves away. Mousasi moves in and throws a combination. St. Preux covers. St. Preux lands a kick to the body. Mousasi catches it and gets the takedown. He works in half guard, landing some big shots. He stands above St. Preux. He moves in and gets side control. He lands elbows and punches. St. Preux nearly gets up but Mousasi gets him back to the ground. Mousasi isolates his left arm. He applies a kimura. St. Preux rolls free and gets top position. Before he could do any damage, Mousasi reverses him. Mousasi landing shows. He gets St. Preux in a crucifix and pounds away with left hands. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Mousasi.
Round 2: St. Preux throws a high kick that’s blocked. He shoots in and they clinch. Mousasi gets a trip takedown. Mousasi has him up against the fence. He’s in half guard and landing left elbows. St. Preux covers. He’s unable to get to his feet and Mousasi peppers him with punches to the body and head. Mousasi stands them up. I don’t understand that stand up, but we’re back standing. St. Preux moves in with a knee. Mousasi catches it and they scramble for position. St. Preux gets top position and into side control. He lands a couple of elbows. Mousasi works his way back to his feet. They both miss with high kicks. St. Preux shoots in for a takedown. Mousasi sprawls and lands a body shot as the bell sounds. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Mousasi.
Round 3: Mousasi lands an outside leg kick. St. Preux moves in with a kick to the body. Mousasi grabs the leg and ties him up. Mousasi works to take his back standing. St. Preux spins and gets a single leg takedown. He lands into side control. He moves to mount. Mousasi scrambles and St. Preux rides him and maintains the mount. Mousasi scrambles out and to his feet. He drives St. Preux across the cage and gets a takedown. St. Preux nearly gained top position as Mousasi pulled him to the ground. Mousasi in half guard and works short punches to the head and body. St. Preux escapes out the backdoor. He gets top position. He looks for a d’arce choke at the bell but the round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for St. Preux.