Jeff Curran vs. Johnny Eduardo
Round 1: They’re both careful in the opening moments. Curran lands an outside leg kick. Eduardo lands an outside leg kick. Eduardo looking to counter strike. Curran moves in with a jab and Eduardo lands an outside leg kick in response. They’re in the center of the cage. Eduardo lands a counter right hand. Curran moves in with a combination that misses. Eduardo doing a good job of keeping Curran on the outside. Eduardo lands a heavy outside leg kick, and another. Eduardo throws a combination and ends it with an outside leg kick. Eduardo chopping down Curran’s front leg. MMAWeekly.com scores the round 10-9 for Eduardo.
Round 2: Eduardo lands two solid outside leg kicks. Eduardo with another outside leg kick. Eduardo throws a right hand and lands another leg kick. Curran unable to get anything going standing. Curran lands a right hand but Eduardo counters with a leg kick. Eduardo backs him up and lands leg kicks over and over. Eduardo lands a left hand that staggers Curran. The round ends. MMAWeekly.com scores the round 10-9 for Eduardo.
Round 3: Eduardo opens the round with a leg kick. Eduardo is picking him apart. Curran shoots in for a takeown but Eduardo defends it. Curran lands a body shot. Eduardo lands a jab that snaps Curran’s head back. Curran lands a combination. Eduardo says he was poked in the eye. Strange situation. The referee is saying he didn’t see it and to continue fighting. Curran doesn’t pursue him. Curran starting to land punches now. Eduardo continues to complain that he was poked in the eye. Two minutes remain. Curran closes the distance and clinches but Eduardo shoves him away. Curran lands a right hand. Eduardo is cut. Curran lands a big right hand in the closing seconds. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Curran.
The judges scores the fight for Eduardo by unanimous decision. All three scorecards read 29-28.