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UFC 195 live blog: Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit

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Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit face off in the UFC 195 main event Saturday night.
Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit face off in the UFC 195 main event Saturday night.
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

This is the UFC 195 live blog for Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit, a welterweight bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.

Lawler, who has four wins in his past five fights, will face Condit, who has two wins in his past five fights, in the main event.

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Round 1: John McCarthy is the referee. Lawler is stalking while Condit is backing up and circling. Condit blitzes, leans and scores a body kick on the counter. Hard inside leg kick lands for Condit, but Lawler follows with a flurry. Condit at range, however, cracks Lawler and the champ stumbles. Condit follows up but can't put him away. Lawler seems ok and they separate. Body kick lands for Condit now. Right hand stuns Lawler and Condit backs him into the fenc, but Lawler separates and they continue at range. Now Condit is doing the stalking and another left scores for the JacksonWink fighter. Condit now switching stances after landing two leg kicks. Condit also scores with a right hand.

MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Condit

Round 2: Lawler is southpaw and Condit is orthodox now. Hard body kick scores from Lawler to starts things off. Condit scores with a left hand a front kick to the body plus an inside leg kick. Condit continues to be active and blitzes again, scoring a knee. Condit, however, eats a right trying it again. Lawler now drops Condit with a big right that puts him on his back. Lawler now in Condit's guard, but backs up and they both stand. Condit is throwing kicks early and punches behind it, but as soon as he tries to double his jab Lawler times him. Lawler lands another right as Condit blitzes again.

MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Lawler

Round 3: Condit is probing with light leg kicks to start the round. Lawler lands both a left and right in close and backs Condit up. Condit lands a jumping knee to the body, but Lawler pours on more punches. Condit walks into an elbow, but seems undeterred. Condit is still probing with his kicks, but not landing anything of significance even if he's landing more often. Lawler catches a kick and kicks the post leg of Condit, but he stays on his feet. Two hard knees to the body from Condit. The champ looks for a takedown with double underhooks, but is stuffed. The break and separate. Condit lands a hard body kick while Lawler responds with a good outside leg kick.

MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Condit

Round 4: Condit starts things off with an outside leg kick. Both fighters attempt lead hooks, but only connect slightly. Inside leg kick from Condit kicks Lawler off balance, but he's on his feet almost immediately. Two right hands landed by each as Lawler presses Condit into the fence. Lawler slips and Condit drills him with a knee as the champ tries to get to his feet. Condit eats a left hook as he backs Lawler up and tries to land a flying knee that is basically blocked. Hard body kick scored by Condit as Lawler's back brushed the fence. Lawler lands another body kick on Condit, but Condit connects with a huge series of punches and kicks on a flurry that started with a punch that rocked Lawler badly.

MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 Condit

Round 5: Condit works the front kick to the body again, but Lawler is rushing now. Condit lands a two-strike combo and ducks out, but Lawler is still pushing forward. Condit still trying the volume strike approach, but Lawler lands a big right hand as Condit moves close to the fence. Condit scores with a left after a missing elbow scores. Now he's throwing a bevy of different strikes, but Lawler is still the one pressing the action. Condit lands a left and now Lawler is starting to slow down. Big left from Lawler whips Condit's head back. Condit ducks into the clinch and fires a series of punches on the clinch break, but Lawler lands his own and now we are witnessing one of the most insane brawls ever. Both fighters are simply throwing everything they have at each other. It's beyond description. It's just outrageous violence.

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

Robbie Lawler def. Carlos Condit via split decision (48-47, 48-47, 47-48)