Round 1: Fighters are swinging with huge power early, Sayers seems to get the best of the exchange, but Brunson gets a takedown against the cage. Brunson moves to mount, Sayers escapes but Brunson doesn’t let go of the body lock and picks him up and slams him back down. Back to the feet again and Sayers is throwing heavy leather, but Brunson is able to get him back down again. Brunson punishing Sayers from the back, but again his opponent is able to get back to his feet. Brunson lands a huge head kick and sends Sayers stumbling backwards. Brunson dives in for a punch and misses, and Sayers gets back up. Again, Brunson nails a head kick, stunning Sayers and this time he takes him down to the mat. Brunson locks on a rear naked choke to lock down the victory.
Derek Brunson def. Lumumba Sayers by submission (rear naked choke) at 4:33, R1