Mike Easton vs. Byron Bloodworth
Round 1: Bloodworth with a reach advantage and trying to use it early with kicks. Easton using a lot of movement but not doing much other than that. Switch kick partially blocked by Bloodworth. Bloodworth clinches and pushes Easton to the fence. Easton spins him. Not a lot of action so the referee separates them. Easton lands a spinning back kick to the body.Bloodworth circles on the outside. Easton working to cut off the angles. Bloodworth shoots in for a takedown but Easton sprawls. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Bloodworth.
Round 2: Easton with a leg kick and another and another. Easton is finding his range and timing. Bloodworth looks for a takedown but wasn’t there. Easton with an uppercut. Bloodworth misses with a flying knee. Easton lands an outside leg kick. Easton is setting up the outside leg kick nicely over and over. Half way through the round and Easton beginning to take over with his leg kicks. Bloodworth switches stances to keep from taking more of those kicks. Easton throws an inside leg kick that lands below the belt. The fight is briefly stopped while Bloodworth recovers. The fight is restarted. Bloodworth throws a high kick that is blocked. Easton clinches and backs Bloodworth to the cage. Bloodworth spins him and presses him against the fence. They work for position along the cage. Easton throwing high knees and lands a knee to the body that puts Bloodworth down. Easton finishes with strikes in the closing seconds. The official time of the TKO was 4:52 of the second round.