UFC 147 Round-by-Round Review: Godofredo Pepey vs. Rony Jason

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Round 1: They touch gloves and set up in the center. Pepey eats a right hand and then shoots for the takedown, pressing Jason into the cage. He lands a knee to the body on the break. Some wide open exchanges follow, both men swinging for the fences. Pepey shoots for the takedown again, but ends up pulling guard. Pepey working for a kimura from his back, but Jason defends. The ref stands them up. Jason lands a jumping knee before slamming Pepey to the mat as he pulls guard. Jason ends the round on top.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Jason

Round 2: Some evenly contested striking gets the round started. They tie up and Pepey pulls guard, though he doesn't do much with it when he does. Pepey comes in wild and Jason counters him well. Jason landing the more effective strikes, but neither man really runs away with this round.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Jason

Round 3: Jason wallops Pepey's wild onslaught with a mean right hand that prompts Pepey to drop for the takedown. Pepey is swinging wild, he ends up catching Jason across the crotch with a leg kick. Pepey gets clocked with an overhand right when they restart. Pepey pulls guard again but just lays on his back. Jason doesn't play there, standing over him and kicking him to the legs. The ref stands them up. Jason gets caught low again, this one sends him straight to his back. They restart, but nothing major happens before the bell.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Jason

Rony Jason defeated Godofredo Pepey via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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