Matt Hamill vs. Roger Hollett
Round 1: Hamill comes out and lands a leg kick. He’s pressing the pace. Hamill is urging Hollett to fight. Hollett lands a right hand. Hamill continues to work the Hollett’s legs with kicks. Hamill drops down and secures a single leg takedown. he lands a series of left hands. Hamill continues to pound away. Hollett curls up and covers up. Hollett gets back to his feet. He lands a big right hand to the body. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hamill.
Round 2: The pace slows a bit. Hollett jumps in with a left hand. Hollett lands to the body. Hollett lands a knee but Hamill secures a takedown. Hamill lands short punches. Hollett kicks him off and gets back to his feet. Hamill lands a lazy right hand. Hollett lands a spinning back kick to the body. Hollett lands a left hand to the body followed by an outside leg kick. Hamill has slowed dramatically. Hollett lands a hard shot to the body. Hollett misses with a spinning back fist and Hamill slams him to the canvas. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hollett.
Round 3: Hollett lands a left hook. Hamill answers with a jab. They clinch and Hamill lands an uppercut. Hamill drops down for a double leg and gets it. Hollett rolls over and Hamill lands left hands. Hamill continues to land punches. Hollett rolls over and Hamill works inside his half guard. Hollett rolls again and Hamill stays on him. Hollett escapes back to his feet. He lands a solid right hand to the body. Hamill drives forward with a double leg takedown. Hamill is in half guard. Hollett works his way back to full guard. The referee stands them up with just under a minute left on the clock. Hamill presses him against the cage and gets another takedown. Hamill peppers him with right hands.
The judges scored the fight for Hamill by unanimous decision. The scorecards read: 29-28, 30-27, 30-27.