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UFC Fight Night 28 Live Blog: Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader

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Ryan Bader aims for his second straight win at UFC Fight Night 28.
Ryan Bader aims for his second straight win at UFC Fight Night 28.
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This is the UFC Fight Night 28 live blog for Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader, a light heavyweight bout at Wednesday night's UFC event at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Teixeira, who is 4-0 in his UFC career, will face Bader, who has won three of his past five fights, on the main card.

Check out the UFC Fight Night 28 live blog below.


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Round 1: Herb Dean is the third man in the cage for tonight's light heavyweight main event. Bader immediately shoots for a single and gets shook off. Bader connects with a left. Teixeira secures a double then escapes a loose guillotine. Bader powers to his feet. Teixeira gets another takedown, but only briefly. Teixeira hunts for a standing guillotine against the fence. Bader escapes and releases to the center of the cage. Teixeira stalks forward. Bader catches Teixeira coming inside. Bader unleashes a salvo trying to capitalize. Teixeira takes a deep breath and fires back a huge right-left. Bader drops! Oh wow. What a reversal of fortune. Bader swarms and pounds away with hammerfists. Dean jumps in to stop it.

UFC Fight Night 28 results: Glover Teixeira def. Ryan Bader via TKO (punches) at 2:55 of round one.