Round 1: They two heavyweights touch gloves. Russow tries to clinch. He presses Jordan against the cage. Jordan turns him and separates. Russow steps in with a hard right hand. A combination follows. Russow lands a knee to the body and more punches. Jordan tries to circle away. Russow follows him, chases him. Russow presses Jordan against the cage. They briefly separate before Russow engages the clinch again. He lands short punches to the body of Jordan. They separate. Russow lands a lead right hand. He tees off on Jordan along the cage. Russow makes Jordan carry his weight. Jordan gets free and they’re back at distance. Russow lands another lead left. Jordan fires back but Russow moves away. Russow lands another right hand. He drops down and secures a single leg takedown. Jordan works back to his feet, but they’re still tied up against the cage. Jordan is bloodied. Jordan lands two hard elbows from inside the clinch. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Russow.
Round 2: Jordan comes out on the offensive. He lands a short right hand and an uppercut. Russow answers with a right hand. Russow gets accidentally poked in the eye. He’s given time to recover. He says he can continue and the fight is restarted. Russow delivers a combination and Jordan answers with a combination of his own followed b an uppercut. Russow looks fatigued. Jordan presses forward with punches and takes Russow down. Jordan advances to the mount position. Jordan postures up and lands punches. Russow rolls and Jordan takes his back. Jordan lets the back mount go and delivers punches to the side of Russow’s head. Russow rolls and goes for a foot lock. It works to sweep and Russow gets back to his feet. They’re clinches along the cage. Russow works for a front choke. Jordan gets free, but Russow lands a knee. Jordan secures a single leg takedown. Jordan works inside Russow’s half guard. He lands elbows and punches. Jordan advances to the mount and delivers hammer fists and big punches. He pours it on and the referee steps in to stop it.
The official time of the technical knockout was 3:48 of the second round.