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UFC Fortaleza live blog: Demian Maia vs. Lyman Good

Demian Maia faces off with Lyman Good ahead of their welterweight bout at UFC Fortaleza on Saturday at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste
Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

This is the UFC Fortaleza live blog for Demian Maia vs. Lyman Good, a welterweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil.

Maia, a two-time UFC title challenger who has lost his last three bouts, faces Good, a former Bellator champion who has won four of his last five fights, on the main card.

Check out the UFC Fortaleza live blog below.

Round 1: Osiris Maia the official for this fight. Maia shoots for a single leg early, Good working hard to get his back to the fence but Maia wraps him up and gets him down. Good pushing against Maia’s head and shoulders to try and scoot away. He gives up his back. Rear-naked choke attempt as Good stands up and carries Maia’s weight. Good fighting Maia’s hands. He can’t shake Maia off though and the choke just gets in deeper and deeper. No choice left but for Good to tap out.

Official result: Demian Maia def. Lyman Good via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:38 of round one

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