Bermudez pulverized Guida on the feet before bringing the fight to the ground and securing a rear-naked choke at 2:57 of the second round.
Guida came out with his typical high energy, bouncing around as Bermudez angled to find the right moment to strike. Bermudez eventually found the mark, chopping away at Guida and punishing him in the pocket with punches and knees. Bermudez brought the fight to the floor and worked to get a rear-naked choke moments before the first round ended.
Bermudez continued being the more accurate striker in the second round. With combinations of kicks and punches, Bermudez pressured his opponent, leaving a welt under Guida’s left eye.
The fight once again went to the ground and Bermudez worked towards Guida’s back, securing it moments later. He then sank in the rear-naked choke for the finish.
With the UFC on FOX 12 win, Bermudez collected his seventh win in a row, and puts himself in prime position for a top contender.
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