Originally Posted by v3xi
Leg kicks have a huge effect in a 5 round fight. Diaz stopped pressing forward at the end of the 3rd round, the entire 4th and 5th round. Carlos plan was a masterpiece. He wore Diaz down and avoided taking big damage then pressed him in the last 2 rounds. Watch the fight again, he broke down Diaz and it clearly showed.
I have watched the fight several times and I don't really think Condit broke Diaz down as you put it...it didn't really look like Diaz was having trouble moving on it and from the post fight video after the fight Diaz didn't look to have any trouble standing/walking on it at all.