Round 1: They meet in the middle of the cage. Cavalcante misses with a right hand. Silva lands an inside leg kick. Cavalcante is moving forward. he lands a right hand. Cavalcante goes to the body. He lands a combination. Silva continues to land leg kicks. Silva moves forward. Cavalcante attacking the body of Silva. Silva lands a counter right hand that backs Cavalcante up. Silva lands a hard outside leg kick. Cavalcante using his jab. he lands a spinning back elbow that backs Silva up. They exchange jabs. Silva pressing forward. Silva delivers leg kicks on each side. Cavalcante looks to have slowed. Silva lands a combination. He steps in with an uppercut that knocks Cavalcante down and follows up with a right hand.. And that’s it. Cavalcante is out.
The official time of the knockout was 4:29 of the first round.