Julie Kedzie vs. Germain de Randamie
Round 1: Both fighters take the center of the cage. Kedzie lands a left hook. They clinch. De Ramdamie presses Kedzie against the cage. She delivers knees to Kedzie’s body. Kedzie responds with short punches on the inside. De Randamie continues to land knees to the body. They battle for position along the cage. The referee separates them. Kedzie lands an inside leg kick. De Randamie ties up Kedzie and presses her to the fence. She delivers more knees to the body. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for de Randamie.
Round 2: De Randamie opens the round with an inside leg kick. She lands a front kick to the body. De Randamie steps in with a right hand. Kedzie delivers an outside leg kick. She lands a combination. De Randamie answers with a right hand. Kedzie changes levels and gets the fight to the ground. She works inside half guard. De Randamie ties up one of Kedzie’s arms. Kedzie lands a short left hands. Kedzie not doing much damage from the top position. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Kedzie.
Round 3: De Randamie lands an outside leg kick and they clinch. Kedzie works to get the fight to the ground. De Randamie defends the attempt and presses Kedzie against the fence. She delivers knees to the body. Kedzie turns her, but gets quickly turned herself. De Randamie lands a knee to the face of Kedzie and backs away. She lands a big right hand. Kedzie steps in with a kick to the body. De Randamie lands another hard right hand. Two minutes remain in the round. Kedzie misses with a spinning wheel kick. Kedzie goes to the body with a kick. De Randamie lands a leg kick but Kedzie catches it and takes her down. De Randamie lands elbows from the bottom. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for de Randamie.
The judges score the fight for de Randamie by split decision. The scorecards read 30-27, 28-29 and 29-28.