UFC Manila took place at the Mall of Asia Arena in the Philippines on May 16, 2015. Neil Magny keeps in top form by finishing off Lim Hyun-Gyu with ground and pound in the second round.
Play by play
Neil Magny vs Lim Hyun-Gyu
Lim is hunting for distance. A few light flurries traded and Lim thinks he may have hurt Magny and he follows up with a flying knee. The process repeats again and Lim continues blasting away, rocking Magny! Magny buys recovery time by clinching and holding Lim to the cage. Magny pulls Lim off the cage and is able to get a throw and take Lim’s back, but Lim shrugs him over and gets into guard, Magny reverses! Lim throws up a triangle. He lets it go and allows Magny to mount him easily. Magny slips around to the back for a choke, then retransitions to mount. Kim gets back to his feet and they swing. Then it’s Lim with a standing back take.Magny blasts Lim back at the bell.
Rd 2. Magny looks like he thinks he has Lim’s number and he starts being aggressive with his striking. Then Magny lands a huge takedown to mount and begins to rain down punches. Lim turtle, Magny flattens him. Many punches go unanswered and the ref waves it off.