Round 1: Samman lands a leg kick that sweeps Casey’s legs. Casey applies a triangle choke. Samman picks him up and slams him. Casey transitions to a straight arm bar. Samman again picks him up and slams his way out. Casey reverses him and gains top position. Casey lands short shots inside Samman’s full guard. Casey lands to the body. Casey traps an arm and lands right hands to the side of Samman’s head. Casey continues to land to the body. Samman stands and lands a knee to the midsection. Samman presses Casey against the cage. He applies the Thai clinch and delivers knees to the body. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Casey.
Round 2: Samman moves forward and they clinch. Samman lands knees to the body. Casey responds with punches to the body. They continue to work inside the clinch. Samman presses Casey against the cage and delivers knees to the body and head. Casey can not free himself from the clinch. Samman continues to land knees to the body. Casey crumbles over to the canvas. Samman lands punches until the referee steps in to stop the fight.
The official time of the stoppage was 2:17 of the second round.