Round 1: Hallman immediate grabs Makdessi and works for a takedown. He pushes Makdessi to the fence. Makdessi grabs teh fence twice. Hallman gets him down. Hallman lands left hand after left hand. Hallman takes his back and sinks in both hooks. Hallman flattens him out and lands punches and hammer fists. Makdessi rolls and is mounted. Hallman lands two solid left hands. Makdessi hangs on. Hallman postures up and lands elbows. Makdessi gives up his back. Hallman sinks in a rear naked choke and Makdessi is forced to tap out.
The official time of the submission was 2:58 of the first round.