Round 1: Medeiros works on the outside, leaping in with punches. Khabilov gets hit with a right hand. Khabilov steps in with a right hand. Medeiro throws a kick and Khabilov catches it and gets the fight to the ground. Medeiros scrambles back to his feet. Medeiros dislocated his thumb when he was taken down. . The fight is stopped by the doctor.
The official time of the stoppage due to thumb injury was 2:32 of the first round.