UFC 147 Round-by-Round Review: Yuri Alcantara vs. Hacran Dias

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Round 1: A glove touch kicks off tonight's first main card bout. Dias shoots in for the takedown early; Alcantara is defending well, but Dias manages to plant him on the mat. Dias works his way into mount and slaps on a tight arm triangle. He abandons the choke. Alcantara rises, but Dias dumps him right back to the mat. Alcantara reverses and manages to take Dias' back standing. They break as the round winds down.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Dias

Round 2: Alcantara rushes in with a knee to the body. He shoots in for a takedown of his own, but Dias forces him to his back. Alcantara snatches an arm and goes for an armbar; it's tight, but Dias works his way out of it and maintains top control. The action slows as Dias keeps Alcantara pinned to the wall. Dias drags Alcantara to the mat and moves into side control. Alcantara defending well, but Dias is dropping elbows and retaining control consistently. The ref breaks them up and restarts them on the feet. Alcantara pressuring with punches as the round closes.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Dias

Round 3: They touch gloves again to start the final frame. It starts out measured. We're past the four minute mark and neither man has done much of significance. Dias connects with a body kick. Dias gets the takedown; Alcantara fight free and Dias shoots right back in, dumping a clearly frustrated Alcantara to the canvas. They get stood up after some inactivity. Alcantara gets the takedown this time and lands some ground and pound before the bell.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Dias

Hacran Dias defeated Yuri Alcantara via decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

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