Ivan Menjivar vs. Mike Easton
Round 1: Easton bounces around on the outside. Menjivar misses with a big right hand. Easton delivers an outside leg kick. Menjivar’s right hand lands twice. He misses with a spinning back fist. Easton continues to work the legs with an inside leg kick. Easton blocks a head kick. Easton lands his high kick. They both are throwing a lot of kicks. Menjivar lands a spinning back kick to Easton’s legs. Easton delivers a kick to the body and misses with a superman punch. Easton goes for a takedown in the closing seconds but Menjivar stuffs it. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Menjivar.
Round 2: Easton unleashes a kick to the body. Menjivar lands a counter right hand. They both miss with high kicks. Easton continues to work the legs of Menjivar. Menjivar counters one with a straight right. Easton moving forward. They exchange leg kicks. Menjivar misses with a right hand over the top. Easton continues to press forward. Menjivar is looking to counter. Menjivar delivers a solid hook to the body. Easton answers with a body shot of his own. Easton moves in with a flying knee and ended the round with an outside leg kick. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Easton.
Round 3: Easton comes out aggressive to start the third. He is walking Menjivar down. He lands a hard left hook. The pace has picked up. Easton is initiating the action. Easton continues to work leg kicks. Easton delivers a hard left hook to the body of Menjivar. Easton secures a takedown as Menjivar attempted a spinning move. Easton working elbows and punches from inside Menjivar’s guard. Menjivar kicks him off and gets back to his feet. Easton is the more active fighter. Menjivar moves in with a combination to the body with a minute remaining. He misses with a spinning back fist. Easton keeps pushing forward. He slips throwing a jump roundhouse kick. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Easton.
The judges score Easton the unanimous winner. The scorecards read: 30-27, 29-28, 30-27.