They touch gloves and the fight begins. Riley mixing up punches and kicks early. Ferguson lands a couple of inside leg kicks. Riley lands a high kick but gets pushed to the ground in the process. He rolled and immediately bounced back to his feet. Ferguson lands a left hook followed by a right uppercut that hurt Riley. Riley goes into retreat mode. Riley seems to have recovered. Riley with an inside leg kick but Ferguson answers with a series of straight right hands. Riley is bleeding from his mouth. Ferguson lands two outside leg kicks. Riley having trouble getting inside of Ferguson’s reach. The round ends with Ferguson trying to land a flying knee. MMAWeekly scores the round for Ferguson. Riley said to his corner after the round that his jaw is broken. The fight is called. Tony Ferguson defeated Aaron Riley by TKO due to injury (broken jaw). The fight was stopped after the first round.
-Tony Ferguson def. Aaron Riley by TKO (broken jaw) at 5:00, R1