Round 1: The two fighters touch gloves. Kuiper lands an inside leg kick to start the round. Scott throws his jab and the two exchange leg kicks. Scott steps in with an uppercut. He initiates the clinch and delivers a knee to the body. Scott presses Kuiper against the cage. Kuiper secures a trip takedown and Scott quickly gets back to his feet. They battle for position along the fence. Scott lands knees to the legs of Kuiper. The referee separates the fighters. Kuiper switches stances. Scott moves in with a combination and clinches. Kuiper exploded to get out of the clinch. Scott applies a guillotine choke. He tightens it down and Kuiper is forced to tap out.
The official time of the submission was 4:17 of the opening round.