Urijah Faber Submits Ivan Menjivar at UFC 157

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
February 23rd, 2013
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UFC Bantamweight Urijah Faber

A featherweight bout between Urijah Faber (Pictured) and Ivan Menjivar  was the third scrap to air live during Saturday’s “UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche” pay-per-view broadcast.

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Honda Center in Anaheim, California is hosting tonight’s festivities. The show is headlined by a bantamweight title tilt between champion Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche.

Betting Line:

Favorite (-) Underdog (+)

Ivan Menjivar +300
Urijah Faber -400

Here is the play-by-play from Menjivar vs. Faber:


Menjivar hip tosses him to the mat, but Faber reverses and ends up in side control. Menjivar brings him into his full guard. Faber raining down some vicious elbows. Menjivar nails him in the grill with an upkick. More violent elbows by Faber. Menjivar scrambles to his feet, though Faber jumps on his back. He locks in a standing rear-naked choke. Menjivar is forced to call it quits.

Official Result:

Urijah Faber Defeated Ivan Menjivar via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 4:34 in the 1stRound

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