On Saturday night, former WEC featherweight champion, Urijah Faber, faced off against a veteran of Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter, Alex Caceres.
Faber controlled the majority of the fight with his pressure in the clinch and on the ground. He also scored many takedowns throughout the fight.
Then in the third round, he was able to take Caceres' back off one of those takedowns and lock in the rear-naked choke. Let's check out what we learned from the bantamweight fight. What We'll Remember About more
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