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UFC on FX 5 Round-by-Round Review: Aaron Simpson vs. Mike Pierce

Round 1: The two clinch at the center of the Octagon before separating a minute in. The two exchange with Simpson landing a solid upper cut. Pierce gets a nice head toss but Simpson gets back to his feet.

The two clinch again. Pierce preferring to do most of his work from this position. Simpson comes with a high kick as they separate. Simpson clips him with a right hand before going in for some knees. Lots of heavy shots here but Pierce gets a hold of a single leg. Simpson gets another big knee from the thai plumb and takes the wrestler down with a double leg. Simpson goes for the rear-naked with the cable grip but Pierce manages to escape.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 Simpson

Round 2: Simpson lands another uppercut. Pierce lands a big right hand as Simpson was coming in. Simpson crumples and Pierce follows with a few more shots to end it.

Mike Pierce def. Aaron Simpson via KO (punches) at :29 in the second round.

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