Round 1: Johnson lands an inside leg kick to get things started. He lands another. Johnson lands an outside leg kick. Maguire rushes in with a right hand and drops down for a takedown and gets it. Johnson works on an oma plata. Maguire defends it and gains top position. Maguire works ground and pound inside of Johnson’s open guard. He passes to half guard with two minutes left in the round. Maguire advances to side mount. He lands some short shots. Johnson scrambles and Maguire takes his back. He sinks in both hooks. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Maguire.
Round 2: Maguire lands a left hand a gets a takedown off of it. Johnson reverses him and gains top position. Johnson lands a few elbows. Maguire tried to go for a triangle choke and Johnson counters it and moves to side mount. Maguire rolls and gets to his feet. Johnson lands an inside leg kick and another one. Johnson moves in with a body shot. They jockey for position along the cage. Maguire secures a takedown with two minutes reamaining in the round. Johnson throws elbows from the bottom. Maguire moves to half guard. Johnson works for a kimura. Maguire lands punches to the body while defending the kimura attempt. Maguire steps over and locks on an arm bar. Johnson is forced to tap out.
The official time of the submission was 4:40 of the second round.