UFC Long Island: Chris Weidman wins by submission at Nassau Coliseum

Baldwin's Chris Weidman and Brazilian Demian Maia talk

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Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, from Baldwin, survived a first-round knockdown to defeat Kelvin Gastelum by submission at 3:45 of the third round at UFC Long Island. It was the first UFC fight card at Nassau Coliseum, on Saturday, July 22, 2017. (Newsday/ Marcus Villagran, Robert Cassidy)

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