UFC 159 Play-by-Play: Jim Miller vs. Pat Healy

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05-J Miller

Jim Miller vs. Pat Healy

Round 1: Miller inches forward behind his jab.  He lands a left hand.  Miller lands a left hand.  He delivers an inside leg kick. Miller delivers a hard left hand to the jaw of Healy.  Miller able to move in and out.  They clinch and Miller tips Healy to the ground.  Healy works for an oma plata.  Miller defends the attempt and works for an arm bar.  Healy gets out of the submission attempt.  Healy lands a knee to the body.  Healy changes levels and locks up a takedown.  Miller rolls for a leg and Healy lands right hands.  Miller stands only to be slammed to the canvas.  Healy takes Miller’s back.  Miller spins and gains top position.  Healy goes for an arm and Miller batters him with right hands.  The round ends and Healy looks hurt by the barrage.  MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Miller.

Round 2: Miller circles on the outside.  He lands a right hand.  Healy initiates the clinch.  He delivers a knee to the body and trips Miller to the ground.  Miller immediately gets back to his feet.  Miller presses Healy against the cage.  Healy lands an elbow on the break.  They work for position along the cage.  Miller lands a hard elbow.  Healy drops down and secures a takedown.  Healy lands an elbow.  Healy lands right hands.  Healy is landing over and over.  Miller tries to stand.  Healy takes his back and softens Miller up with punches.  Healy applies a rear naked choke.  Miller defends the choke but Healy has him mounted.  Miller escapes.  They work along the cage.  The round ends.  MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Healy.

Round 3: Healy closes the distance. Healy pushes Miller away.  Miller lands a nice right hook.  Healy works for a takedown.  They scramble and separate.  Healy presses forward.  Miller lands a right hand.  Healy answers with a knee to the body.  Miller pushes him away.  Miller lands an inside leg kick.  Healy delivers a knee to the body and presses Miller against the cage.  He secures a takedown.  Healy lands left hands.  Healy lands short elbows.  Healy continues to batter Miller on the ground.  He works for a rear naked choke.  Miller goes out.  Pat Healy submits Jim Miller.

The official time of the submission was 4:02 of the third round.

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