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UFC 159: Steven Siler decisions Kurt Holobaugh

NEWARK -- His face bloodied and his opponent's arm wrapped tightly around his neck, featherweight Kurt Holobaugh did not quit.

That he managed to escape such a deep rear naked choke in the first round was impressive. What followed in the second round was equally impressive -- a significant comeback and dominating round at UFC 159 at the Prudential Center.

But it was that third round...

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