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UFC on FUEL 6 live blog: Dong Hyun Kim vs. Paulo Thiago

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Anton Tabuena, MMA Fighting

This is the UFC on FUEL 6 live blog for Dong Hyun Kim vs. Paulo Thiago, a welterweight bout at Saturday's UFC event at the Cotai Arena in Macau.

Kim has lost two of his past three fights, while Thiago has lost three of his past four fights.

Check out the live blog below.

Round 1: Marc Goddard is the referee. Thiago opens orthodox while Kim is southpaw. Right away Kim shoots for a single, but can't get it. However, he changes attacks and scores a body lock trip. Thiago rolls base down and Kim takes his back. Thiago is hanging on, but Kim seems locked in and is firing shots. Kim tries for a rear naked torque, but can't get it.

MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9 Kim

Round 2: Kim clinches and scores a single leg, but Thiago attempts a kimura. Thiago is hanging on to the grip, but Kim is on top and firing shots as Thiago is base down. In a scramble, Thiago is able to get behind Kim as they stand, but Kim turns into him and is pressing him into the fence. Kim locks up a d'arce choke, but can't finish it.

MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9 Kim

Round 3: Kim misses widely on a spinning back fist. Kim snatches up a single, gets behind Thiago and ends up taking his back. Thiago tries to buck Kim off of him, but it only ends up making the position tighter. Kim is now opening up on Thiago with double punches, hammerfists and everything else.

MMA Fighting scores the round 10-9 Kim

Dong Hyun Kim def. Paulo Thiago via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)