Round 1: Both fighters careful in the opening seconds. Brenneman shoots for a takedown but Johnson sprawls. Johnson lands some body shots while pushing Brenneman’s head in the canvas. Johnson lands a hammer fist and a knee to the body followed by more knees to the body. Johnson transitions to the back. Brenneman gets back to half guard and applies an arm in guillotine choke. Johnson frees himself and partially lands a head kick. Brenneman gets up to his feet and is hurt. Johnson unloads a head kick that ends the fight.
The official time of the TKO was 2:49 of the first round.