Round 1: The fighters touch gloves. Hester lands an outside leg kick. He lands a hard right hand that staggers Andrews. Hester bounces on the outside. He lands to the body with a right hand. Andrews steps forward with a left hand and takes Hester down. He lands in Hester’s half guard. He lands short shots to the body. Andrews works to pass Hester’s half guard. He briefly traps Hester’s left arm with his knee and lands a right hand. Hester gets his arm free and escapes into top position. He lands an elbow. Andrews gets back to his feet and takes Hester down. Hester immediately backs back to his feet in a scramble. Andrews again puts Hester on his back. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Andrews.
Round 2: Andrews’ corner advises him to throw straight punches between rounds. Hester lands an inside leg kick. Andrews answers with an outside leg kick. Andrews hits Hester’s lead leg with two kicks. Andrews steps in with a straight right. Hester powers forward and takes Andrews down. He lands in Andrews’ half guard. He lands an elbow. He goes to the body and back to the head. Hester delivers a series of left hands. He pushes Andrews’ head down and lands the elbow. Andrews hands on. Hester works to get some space. Andrews is cut under his left eye. Andrews nearly takes Hester’s back but Hester rolls into him. Andrews stands but gets hit with an uppercut as he does. They exchange jabs. Andrews lands a right hand. Hester lands his jab. Andrews hands are low. Hester inches forward. Andrews lands to the body at the bell. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hester.
Round 3: The fight is stopped due to Andrews dislocating his shoulder on a takedown attempt. Hester wins by TKO. That explains Andrews carrying his hands really low. The official time of the stoppage was 5:00 of the second round.