Martin Kampmann vs. Rick Story
Round 1: Story moves forward, missing with punches. Kampmann counters with punches. Story continues to move forward landing a shot to the body. Story lands two hooks. Kampmann circles out. Kampmann is cut below the left eye. Story lands a shot to the body. Story is cut above his left eye. Kampmann is looking to be finding his range. Straight left lands for Story. Kampmann landing his jab. Story with two shots to the body at the end of the round. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Kampmann.
Round 2: Story lands a shot to the body to start the round. Kampmann’s right hand is starting to land often. Story backs up. Story lunges with a right that misses. Kampmann able to land straight punches, countering effectively. Story lands punches to the body. Kampmann secures a trip takedown. Kampmann looks to set up an arm triangle choke. Kampmann in Story’s half guard. Kampmann looks for the arm triangle choke again but Story defends. The round ends with Kampmann in Story’s half guard controling him on the ground. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Kampmann.
Round 3: The two clinch quickly. Story pushes Kampmann to the cage. Kampmann turns him around and works for a takedown. He gets Story down but Story immediately gets back to his feet. Kampmann tries to take his back. Story spins and frees himself. The two take the center of the cage and exchange. Story shoots in and gets a double leg takedown. Kampmann gets back to his feet. Kampmann lands two knees to the body from the clinch. Kampmann works hard for the takedown. Kampmann takes his back standing. Kampmann suplexes Story, but Story immediately bounces up. Story lands short hooks to the body as Kampmann looks for the takedown. He gets it but Story gets up and lands a hook to the body and takes Kampmann down. Kampmann gets up and clinches and gets a trip takedown. Kampmann takes his back and works to secure a rear naked choke. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Kampmann.
The judges score the fight for Kampmann by split decision. The scores read, 28-29, 30-27, 29-28.