Faber vs. Assuncao

Urijah "California Kid" Faber Vs. Raphael Assuncao
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Name Urijah Faber Urijah Faber
Height 5′ 6″ (167.64 cm)
Weight 145 (65.77 kg)
Record 22-3-0
Team Capital City Fighting Alliance


Name Raphael Assuncao Raphael Assuncao
Height 5′ 5″ (165.1 cm)
Weight 145 (65.77 kg)
Record 13-1-0
Team Unit 2 Fitness

Urijah Faber Wins by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 3:49 in the 3rd round


 Assuncao, rd 3 sub

Faber by No Fear energy drink round 2!

Faber by TKO round 1

Faber by decision after breaking his hand again

I'm pulling for RAFA but Faber's a tough dude to beat, looking forward to this match.

Urijiah by guillotine, Round 2

 urijah by decision

 I think this one is going to dec.

Holy smokes, I thought the lines would be much closer. Faber is a huge favorite. -525

Seriously, those lines are ridiculous.  I'm putting some fast on assuncao

Faber via TKO RD1

 Raf is +350 over at bodog.

Alert. No hot blonde cop escorting Faber.

Instead it's a hot brunette cop.


TheVileOne - Alert. No hot blonde cop escorting Faber.

Instead it's a hot brunette cop.


Dammit...just moved into a new house with 'cable' - BASIC cable. No WEC. FML.

Hot brunette lady cop > hot blonde lady cop.


Round 1 - The crowd is predictably insane as the fighters are announced, and referee Josh Rosenthal draws officiating duties. Assuncao misses an early kick. Faber lands one. Assuncao pushes in puts Assuncao against the cage. Faber circles off and reverses the position. Assuncao returns the favor as the pair jockeys for position in the clinch. Assuncao misses a big left as they back away. Faber with a pair of front kicks. Faber rushes in with a right that lands and Assuncao clinches. Assuncao lands inside. They push apart with little damage. Faber lands a right hand an works into the clinch. Assuncao grabs a bodylock and spins off the cage. He pushes away and we restart. Faber lands a nice flurry ofaahnds, though Assuncao answers. Faber rushes in and is dumped to the floor on a low kick. He pops up, and Assuncao is unable to earn a takedown in the clinch. Faber lands a few quick punches and backs away. One minute left, and chants of "Fa=ber" erupt. Faber with the front kick. Faber with a flying knee. Assuncao sneaks in a 1-2. Both search for openings as time winds down. Close round

assuncao wins round 1