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UFC 143 Live Play-By-Play

Join MMA Fighting tonight beginning at approximately 7 pm ET as we bring you live results and play-by-play for UFC 143: Nick Diaz vs. Carlos Condit. Tonight's event is headlined by an interim welterweight title fight between former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and former WEC welterweight champion Carlos Condit. This bout is scheduled for five, five minute rounds. Also appearing on this card is Roy Nelson vs. Fabricio Werdum, Josh Koscheck vs. Mike Pierce, Renan Barao vs. Scott Jorgensen and Ed Herman vs. Clifford Starks. Tonight's fights take place at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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UFC 143 Results: Carlos Condit Decisions Nick Diaz to Become Interim Welterweight Champion

As of the time of this writing, we have it three rounds to one for Carlos Condit over Nick Diaz at UFC 143. While Diaz was strong early, Condit has gained in strength every subsequent round.

ROUND 4 - Condit sticking with the game plan and landing lead outside leg kicks. Diaz misses with a hook to the body and Condit circles out. Diaz lands his own inside leg kick, but Condit is still strong in the pocket. Condit throwing kicks to stay busy, but not landing anything big. Condit misses on a spinning back elbow. The fighters trade leg kicks, but Condit lands harder. Then Condit fires a left hook and a hard head kick. Diaz gets double underhooks, but Condit escapes. Diaz lands a right hook, but eats a knee to the middle from Condit. Diaz gets Condit's back standing and drags him to the floor. He's got Condit's back and is working feverishly to get something going. Diaz locks up the rear naked choke grip, but Condit pushes him off. Condit escapes. The round ends.

MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Diaz and the fight 48-47 Condit.

UFC 143 results: Carlos Condit defeats Nick Diaz by unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)

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