UFC on FX 2 Round-by-Round Recap: Demetrious Johnson vs. Ian McCall

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The night's first flyweight tournament bout will be officiated by Leon Roberts.

Round 1: They touch gloves and Johnson takes the center, landing an inside leg kick. Johnson with an outside leg kick. Johnson showing his impressive speed early on. McCall hits a brilliant inside trip to deposit Johnson on the mat with his against the cage. McCall working for mount from half guard. McCall works hard to pass and almost takes mount, but Johnson reverses, prompting McCall to stand to his feet.

Johnson putting his hands together on the feet before they clinch and trade knees. McCall knocks Johnson off balance and they reset. McCall catches the kick and hits a nice sweep, planting Johnson on the mat again. Johnson rises and they trade knees from the clinch. McCall times a nice knee as Johnson moves in. McCall defends the takedown well, but gets clipped with a right hand. Johnson comes after McCall, who defends well and remains upright. McCall with an inside leg kick. Johnson goes for a head kick that's blocked.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for McCall

Round 2: Johnson goes for the takedown and lands a nice shot on the break, but McCall answers with a nice combo that backs Johnson off. McCall with a hard leg kick. Johnson doing well landing in the exchanges. McCall stumbles Johnson with a right hand. Johnson gets caught low with a kick. He takes his time, they touch gloves and restart. They briefly clinch and McCall lands a knee. Johnson with an inside leg kick. McCall digs in and lands some solid punches from the pocket. McCall with a body kick.

McCall shoots, is denied, but scores with shots from the clinch. Johnson tries for a takedown from the position, but McCall makes him pay with knees from the clinch. Both men scoring on the feet, Johnson with a speed edge and McCall with a lead in power. Johnson with a body kick. McCall engages the clinch and hits another nice inside trip. Johnson pushes McCall into the fence and McCall tags him with knees.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Johnson

Round 3: They trade inside leg kicks and McCall gets in another outside. Both men trading kicks. McCall gets in a nice one inside. McCall takes a shot low and gets tagged when he takes a break without the ref's intervention. McCall presses Johnson into the cage and then defends the takedown. McCall catches a flying knee and plants Johnson on the mat, taking half guard. Johnson uses an underhook to eventually get to his feet after taking a few shots on the ground. McCall times a very nice suplex off of Johnson's forward movement and takes Johnson's back in short order.

McCall flattens Johnson out and starts in with ground and pound. Johnson trying to fight to his feet; McCall gives up back control and tries to control Johnson as he stands. Johnson manages to break away, but he's bleeding from the face. Johnson tries to reverse a takedown, but McCall defends and ends up on top. McCall threatens with a guillotine and then takes full mount with thirty seconds to go. Johnson squirming frantically. Johnson rolls over and a fired up McCall tees off, pounding away at Johnson until the bell.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for McCall

Demetrious Johnson defeated Ian McCall via majority decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

The crowd erupts in boos at the reading of the decision.

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