The eighth fight of the night for UFC on Fox 1 is Dustin Poirier vs. Pablo Garza. This bout is airing on Facebook. The bout is being contested at featherweight, meaning 145 pounds. The referee in charge of the action is Larry Landless.
ROUND 1 - Poirier standing southpaw, Garza is orthodox. Poirier doing all the stalking here early. Middle kick from Gara lands. Garza lands a middle kick again, but Poirier grabs it and kicks out his base. Garza stands. Garza drives Poirier to the mat and attempts a knee bar, but both escape in the scramble. Garza pulls half guard. Poirier lands some small but decent strikes on top now.
MMA Nation scores this round 10-9 Poirier.
ROUND 2 - Garza reaches for a single, but eventually surrenders position with Poirier on top. Poirier lands a hard, short elbow. Poirier from half guard cinches through his right arm under the arm pit and neck of Garza. It came as an underhook to prevent Garza from rolling base down. Poirier goes hip down and Garza is forced to tap.
UFC on Fox results: Dustin Poirier defeats Pablo Garza by submission (d'arce choke) at 1:32 of round 2.