Donovan is moving forward early. He lands a right hand and quickly works for a takedown. St. Preux sprawls but Donovan presses him against the cage. Donovan delivers a knee to the body. They work inside the clinch. Donovan secures a takedown but St. Preux rolls him and unleashes punches. St. Preux lands a right hand. Another shot gets through. Donovan is hurt. St. Preux lands another and the referee stops the fight.
The official time of the technical knockout was 2:07 of the first round.