The UFC returns to action tonight, November 9, with UFC Fight Night 32 live from the Goiania Arena in Goiania, Goiás, Brazil. MMAFrenzy will have full play-by-play action of tonight’s FOX Sports 1 main card beginning at 8PM ET. Be sure to check back and refresh often for complete coverage of tonight’s main card.
UFC Fight Night 32 Play-by-Play:
Rony Jason vs. Jeremy Stephens
Rd. 1-Touch of gloves and we’re off. Stephens is pursuing early as Jason looks to counter. Massive headkick by Stephens as Jason ducks down into it and he is annihilated.
Jeremy Stephens def. Rony Jason via KO (headkick) at 0:40 of Round 1
Ryan LaFlare vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio
Rd. 1- Touch of gloves and we’re off. Hard kick from SP that LaFlare catches but can’t take advantage of. Body kick by SP and LaFlare with a gorgeous takedown and peakout to move to back control and then mount. SP recovers guard and tries to scramble but LaFlare works back to mount. Big elbows from LaFlare and he tries for an armtriangle but misses it. LaFlare goes for an armbar but he misses it and SP briefly reverses before being swept. SP scrambles and eats big shots on the way up. Body kick by SP and again he’s taken down with ease. SP kicks him off. LaFlare checks a headkick as the round ends. MMAFrenzy has it 10-9 LaFlare.
Rd. 2- Body kicks by LaFlare now. LaFlare slaps away a body kick by SP. Takedown by LaFlare but SP manages to escape. Combo by LaFlare. Nice left hand and a body kick by LaFlare. SP stuffs a takedown. LaFlare with a few good combos as he weaves around SP’s strikes. SP connects and LaFlare is hurt. Big strikes by both men and LaFlare stems the tide with a nice hard combo. Good takedown to half guard for LaFlare and he nearly passes to mount. Hard shots to the body by LaFlare as the round ends. MMFrenzy has it 10-10.
Rd. 3- Hard body kick by LaFlare. Nice legkick by LaFlare but he gets poked in the eye. Back after a very brief stoppage and both mean are getting after it. More body kicks by LaFlare. SP tries a wheel kick but he telegraphs it and LaFlare turns it into a hard takedown into side control. Knees to the body by LaFlare. Short elbows by LaFlare and he moves to north-south to stop SP’s escape. SP gives up his back briefly and he takes some hard shots as he works up. SP takes a huge kick as he was ducking down and LaFlare is blasting away with measured shots. SP gets back to his feet and he eats a ton of shots getting up. LaFlare slips as he’s countered and then he uses an omoplata to sweep SP to side control as the round ends. MMAFrenzy has it 30-28 LaFlare.
Ryan LaFlare def. Santiago Ponzinibbio via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Brandon Thatch vs. Paulo Thiago
Rd. 1- Thiago is playing the outside of the cage so far tonight. Thiago with a takedown but Thatch works up and controls the clinch along the cage. Hard knees by Thatch and he lands a step knee to the body that drops Thiago and the Brazilian immediately taps out.
Brandon Thatch def. Paulo Thiago via submission (strikes) at 2:10 of Round 1
Rafael Cavalcante vs. Igor Pokrajac
Rd. 1- Touch of gloves and we’re off. Pokrajac is swarming and Feijao isn’t backing down as he responds with hard strikes. Pokrajac clinches against the cage but Feijao works to the Thai clinch and he goes to work with huge knees to the body. Knees to the head now and Feijao drops the Croatian with punches. A few punches on the ground and that’s a wrap.
Rafael Cavalcante def. Igor Pokrajac via submission (strikes) at 1:18 of Round 1
Cezar Ferreira vs. Daniel Sarafian
Rd. 1- Sarafian backs up Mutante early but Mutante keeps him at range with kicks. Sarafian clinches against the cage and Ferreira defends multiple trips and takedown attempts. Mario Yamasaki breaks up the clinch. Hard 1-2-1 combo by Sarafian. Mutante with a takedown attempt and Sarafian drops to the a guillotine but does it to the wrong side and Mutante is out. Fighters separate and Mutante uses a nice array of kicks to the head to score some hard but partially blocked shots. Sarafian swarms and Mutante returns fire well. Sarafian clips Mutante but Mutante tags him back. Both men with big strikes as the round ends. MMAFrenzy has it 10-9 Sarafian but it’s close.
Rd. 2- Sarafian with legkicks early. Hard driving double by Mutante and he advances to halfguard briefly before Sarafian recovers guard. Sarafian looks to set up a guillotine but a stalemate forms and the crowd is restless. Sarafian somersaults to his feet. Big left connects for Sarafian and he lands it again. Mutante again lands a power double out of necessity. Mutante is threatening with an arm-triangle but he is stood up by Yamasaki. Both men are cut now. Sarafian with a single leg now but he doesn’t get it before the round ends. MMAFrenzy has it 10-9 Mutante.
Rd. 3- Hard right by Sarafian to start the action but Mutante lands some solid kicks before Sarafian clinches. Hard strikes by Sarafian on the exit but Mutante lands as well. Driving takedown by Mutante and he fends off the lockdown to lands some punches. Sarafian again tries a guillotine from guard and Mutante punches out. Crowd is really booing now. Mutante is punching but Yamasaki stands him up again. Mutante takes him right back down lands more strikes before taking Sarafian’s back. Sarafian stands with Mutante on his back punching him. Mutante tries a choke as the round ends but he’s never able to get under the chin. MMAFrenzy has it 10-9 Mutante (29-28).
Cezar Ferreira def. Daniel Sarafian via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 30-28)
Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson
Rd. 1- Touch of gloves. No strikes a minute in but Hendo swarms and gets dropped by a left hook. Belfort is all over him with heavy strikes and he unloads a massive left kick to the head of Hendo as he stands and Hendo is out for the first time ever.
Vitor Belfort def. Dan Henderson via KO (head kick) at 1:17 of Round 1