The seventh fight of the night for UFC on Fox 1 is Cub Swanson vs. Ricardo Lamas. This bout is airing on Facebook. The bout is being contested at featherweight, meaning 145 pounds. Both fighters are WEC veterans. The referee in charge of the action is John McCarthy.
ROUND 1 - Both fighters open orthodox. Swanson opening with a series of leg kicks, inside and outside. More from Swanson, but he lands an inadvertent groin kick that temporarily halts the action. Lamas shoots a double, gets stuffed but transitions to a knee tap. Lamas on top in half guard. Swanson obtains full guard and goes for the guillotine, but Lamas stands and Swanson is forced to let it go. Spinning back kick from Swanson just misses, but a right hand lands for him just the same. Lamas lands on top in a scramble now in north-south.
MMA Nation scores this round 10-9 Swanson.
ROUND 2 - Swanson switching stances as he dances on the outside. Swanson over commits on strikes, but Lamas uses it to perfectly time a double. Lamas jamming elbows through the defensive guard on top of Swanson. Lamas transitions from the back and as Swanson to the side. Swanson sits up for a guilltoine, but Lamas uses it to throw his left hand over the top of Swanson's neck and lock up a head and arm triangle. Swanson tried to defend but Lamas finished it. Swanson taps.
UFC on Fox results: Ricardo Lamas defeats Cub Swanson by submission (head and arm triangle) at 2:16 of round 2.