Jason Young vs. Eric Wisely
Round 1: Featherweights kick off the night of fights. They touch gloves and we’re underway in Sweden. Young opens with an inside leg kick. Wisely answers with a kick to the body. Wisely moves in with a left hand. Young is looking to counter strike. Wisely throws a spinning back kick to the body but Young quickly clinches and takes his back standing. Young lands knees to the thighs of Wisely. The referee separated them. Young catches a kick and takes the fight to the ground. With two minutes remaining, Young works inside Wisely’s guard. He stands and lands kicks to the downed Wisely’s legs. Young lets him up. Wisely lands two kicks to the body. Wisely throws a front kick and Young takes him down. Young postures up and lands punches and short elbows. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Young.
Round 2: Wisely continues to throw kicks. Young works to counter them with punches. Young catches a kick and trips him to get the fight to the ground. Young works punches to the body. He stands and lands kicks to the legs. He dives in with a right hand. He stands again. Young lands a right hand and is back in Wisely’s guard. Young lands short shots to the body and head. Young stands and lets Wisely up. Wisely lands an outside leg kick. Young secures a trip takedown. The round ends with Young working ground and pound. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Young.
Round 3: Wisely’s corner tells him that he has lost the first two rounds and needs to do something. Wisely comes out aggressive and lands a push kick to the face. He works for a takedown but Young fends it off. Wisely lands a right hand. Wisely lands a left hand. Young answers with a kick to the body. Young catches a leg kick and gets the fight to the ground. Young works the body with punches. Young lands a series of right hands. Wisely lands elbows from his back. Young stands. He peppers Wisely’s legs with kicks before diving in with a right hand. The referee stands them up with a minute remaining. Young just misses with a spinning back kick. Wisely lands a combination. Wisely throws a head kick and slips. Young gains top position and lands two elbows at the bell. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Young.
The judges score it for Young unanimously. The scorecards read: 30-28, 29-28, 29-28.