Round 1: They touch gloves. Bader quickly looks for a takedown but Teixeira shakes it off. Bader lands a left hand. Teixeira looks for a takedown. Bader looks for a guillotine choke but Teixeira defends the submission attempt. Teixeira secures a takedown. Bader used the cage to get back to his feet. They work for position along the cage. Bader lands short left hands and backs away. Teixeira moves forward. Bader lands a right hand that knocks Teixeira down. Bader moves in with punches. Teixeira lands a counter left hook that drops Bader. Teixeira finishes with a series of strikes on the ground.
The official time of the TKO was 2:55 of the first round.