UFC 165 Play-by-Play: Chris Clements vs. Stephen Thompson

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Chris Clements vs. Stephen Thompson

Round 1: Clements lands an outside leg kick to start the fight.  Clements delivers a kick to the body.  He lands to the legs.  Clements moves in with a spinning kick to the legs of Thompson.  Thompson clinches.  He presses Clements against the cage.  Clements lands a knee to the body but Thompson catches it and takes him down.  Clements uses the cage to stand and they separate.  Clements lands an outside leg kick.  Thompson fires off a right hand counter and they clinch.  Clements misses with a high kick and slips.  Thompson seized the moment and gains top position.  Clements gets back to his feet.  Thompson lands a left hook.  Thompson steps in with a jab and secures a takedown.  He lands a right hand at the bell.  MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Thompson.

Round 2: Thompson bounces on the outside.  He steps in and lands a left hand.  Clements fires back and eats a right hand the drops him.  Thompson pounces on him.  After a brief scramble, Thompson lets Clements up.  Thompson lands a straight right hand that has Clements out on his feet.  Thompson follows up with a combination and Clements crashes to the canvas.

The official time of the knockout was 1:27 of the second round.

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