Round 1: The fighters touch gloves. Mills utilizing his jab. He closes the distance and Ludwig unloads a combination. Mills gets to the clinch position and secures a trip takedown. He lands in side control. Ludwig briefly gets back to his feet only to be taken down again. Mills lands short elbows in side control. Ludwig is cut over his right eye. Ludwig works back to full guard. Ludwig looks for an arm bar as Mills lands punches. Ludwig gets to his feet and immediately falls to the canvas hold his knee. It’s a knee injury and the fight is over. Ludwig is unable to continue due to injury.
The official time of the injury was 2:28 of the first round.