Moving into the fourth round of UFC 143's main event between Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit, we've got the former WEC champion ahead two round to one. In the third round the Greg Jackson product used better movement, angles and combinations to keep Diaz guessing. The story of this fight so far is Condit getting better with each passing round.
ROUND 4 - Condit again sticking and moving, mostly with leg kicks. Diaz tries to clinch, but Condit breaks it and circles away. Front kick from Condit, but not with much power. Diaz presses Condit into the fence and changes levels, but eats two punches for his efforts. Diaz's offensive output has slowed consideriably. Outside leg kick from Condit. Body kick from Condit partially lands and he circles away. Body shot and outside leg kick from Condit, plus a head kick on a second combination. Condit is opening up now. Diaz tries to grab a single, can't and eats a knee to the middle. Jab now from Condit. Diaz again trying to get Condit against the fence, but can't do it.
MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Condit.