Thiago Tavares (18-6-1 MMA, 7-7-1 UFC) is 4-2 in his last six fights. He beat Pat Audinwood via submission at UFC 119 – Mir vs. Cro Cop on Sep / 25 / 2010, but lost to Shane Roller via knockout at UFC Live 3 – Sanchez vs. Kampmann on Mar / 03 / 2011. He went on a two fight winning streak with wins over Spencer Fisher via knockout at UFC 134 – Silva vs. Okami on Aug / 27 / 2011 and Sam Stout via unanimous decision at UFC 142 – Aldo vs. Mendes on Jan / 14 / 2012. He then lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov via knockout at UFC on FX 7 – Belfort vs. Bisping on Jan / 19 / 2013, but won his next fight against Justin Salas via submission at UFC Fight Night – Belfort vs. Henderson on Nov / 09 / 2013.
Robbie Peralta (19-4 MMA, 5-1 UFC) has won his last two fights. He joined the UFC back at Fight Night 25 with a win over Mike Lullo. He beat Estevan Payan via knockout at UFC 168 – Weidman vs. Silva 2 on Dec / 28 / 2013 and then Rony Mariano Bezerra via split decision at The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale on May / 31 / 2014.
Down below is the play by play from this fight:
Round 1: Thiago shoots in, presses Peralta on the cage and get’s a single leg takedown into side control. Thiago get’s the back of Peralta, but Peralta get’s to his feet. He drives himself back first into the cage. However, Thiago drops down and attempts for a rear naked choke. Thiago flattens him out and ground and pounds Peralta. Thiago transitions into mount, he continues the onslaught. Thiago eventually get’s the back of Peralta and locks in the rear naked choke for the win.
Result: Robbie Peralta defeated Thiago Tavares via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:27 of R1