Mark Munoz spent the better part of the first round at UFC 112 getting beat up by Kendall Grove.

When attempting to shoot in for a takedown, Munoz caught a knee from Grove and didn't lift his head up for the next two minutes as he clung to the Hawaiian's 6-foot-6 frame.

When he did, he hit with a few shots and submission attempts.

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But Munoz managed to fight through that, and in the second round, the middleweight showed why he's known as the "Filipino Wrecking Machine." He pinned Grove (13-7) up against the cage and went to work with his ground-and-pound.

The result? A TKO, a victory and increased respect for Munoz (8-1).