Round 1: Benavidez paws with his jab. Da Silva lands a right hand and Benavidez counters. Da Silva lands a knee to the body. He follows it up with a left hand. Benavidez moves forward and da Silva lands a left hand. Benavidez steps in with a combination. Da Silva lands a spinning back kick to the body. Benavidez lands a combination that wobbles da Silva. He lands a knee to the that drops da Silva and finishes with a series of punches on the ground.
The official time of the technical knockout was 3:07 of the first round.