Round 1: They touch gloves. Macario lands an outside leg kick. They briefly clinch before separating. Santos steps in with a jab. Macario presses him against the cage. They work for position and Macario pushes him away. Santos lands a right hand. Macario secures a takedown. He lands an elbow. He works inside Santos’ half guard. Macario postures up and lands two solid right hands. Santos gets back to his feet. Macario presses him against the cage. They separate. Santos lands an outside leg kick. Santos goes for a trip and Macario works to take his back. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Macario.
Round 2: Santos moving forward. He misses with a high kick. Santos changes levels and works for a takedown. Macario shakes it off. Santos again looks to get the fight to the ground. Macario defends the attempt. They clinch and Santos delivers a knee to the chin. He lands a combination. Macario changes levels and takes Santos down. Macario lands a few short elbows. Santos works his way back to his feet. Macario closes the distance. Santos works to take him down but Macario grabbed the fence. He gains top position. The referee stands them up and warns Macario about the fence grab. They clinch and Santos secures a trip takedown. He advances to the mount position. A minute remains in the round. Santos postures up and lands elbows. He applies an arm triangle choke. Macario fights it off briefly before having to tap out.
The official time of the submission was 4:43 of the second round.