Round 1: Melancon delivers first with an outside leg kick. He steps in with a left hand that lands. Baczynski pushes him away with a front kick. Melancon goes to the body with a left hook. Baczynski pumps his jab. Melancon lands a hard left hook. Baczysnski lands a stiff jab. Baczynski is cut over his right eye. Melancon lands a left hook that drops Baczynski. Melancon tries to finish. Baczynski lands an up kick and Melancon back away and lets Baczynski get up. Baczynski picks up the pace. He changes levels and looks for a takedown but Melancon shakes off the attempt. Melancon quickly drops down and secures a single leg takedown. Baczynski tries to stand but Melancon lands right hands. Melancon delivers a knee to the body on the ground. Melancon jumps in with a left hand in the closing seconds followed by a right. He lands another and Baczynski is out right at the bell.
The official time of the knockout was 4:59 of the first round.