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UFC 111: Slip-and-fall costs Tomasz Drwal

Tomasz Drwal lies in the pain from the

Tomasz Drwal lies in the pain from the first-round heel hook submission by Rousamir Palhares at UFC 111 in Newark. (March 27, 20100 Photo Credit: Newsday / Mario Gonzalez

NEWARK - Tomasz Drwal attempted a right front kick, his first of the bout. His left foot slipped on the canvas. And just like that, his night was over.

Rousimar Palhares (20-2) quickly pounced on Drwal and secured the heel hook for the submission victory 45 seconds into the middleweight bout at UFC 111 inside the Prudential Center.

Drwal (17-3) was in intense pain and lay in the Octagon for a few minutes. He limped out of the cage and back to the locker room.

All that time training for Drwal and he loses quickly because he slipped. Things happen that quickly in the Octagon.WElcome



VIDEOUFC 111 live stream of post-fight press conference at 1:30 a.m.

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