Round 1: Johnson quickly goes for the clinch, but gets pressed into the cage. They come off the cage and Johnson lands some solid knees to Del Rosario’s body before taking him to the mat, landing in his full guard. Johnson stands in the guard, trying to get his ground and pound going, but Del Rosario escapes and brings the fight back to the feet. Johnson lands a big right hand to the body, but Del Rosario fires back, landing a couple solid left hands to Johnson’s head. Del Rosario lands a couple of kicks to the head then shoots and takes Johnson down. He quickly passes to a full mount on Johnson and starts grounding and pounding. Del Rosario goes high on Johnson’s chest and keeps dropping punches down. Del Rosario slips off for the arm bar. Johnson tries to escape, but Del Rosario locks it out for the submission.
Shane Del Rosario def. Lavar Johnson by Submission (Armbar) at 4:31, R1