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#2 Joseph Benavidez vs. #8 Dustin Ortiz

Round One: The round begins with the fighters quickly swinging away at each other, Ortiz eats a body kick before nailing Benavidez with a two punch combination. Ortiz stuns Benavidez with a high kick attempt and he gets him against the cage wall, Benavidez winds up dragging Ortiz to the ground and he briefly attempts a guillotine choke. The fighters separate and Ortiz briefly drops Benavidez with a front kick to the midsection, Benavidez scores a takedown on Ortiz and Ortiz scrambles to get the fight standing again. Benavidez spins Ortiz into the cage wall after eating a knee strike, Benavidez scores a takedown on Ortiz and Ortiz gets up a few moments later. The fighters separate and Benavidez drops Ortiz with a left hook, Benavidez gets top position on a downed Ortiz until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Benavidez

Round Two: The round begins with Ortiz attacking a kicking Benavidez with a combination, Benavidez goes for a takedown and Ortiz nails him with a knee strike. Benavidez starts attacking Ortiz with some leg kicks, Benavidez and Ortiz attack each other with combinations. Benavidez gets Ortiz against the cage wall after eating a kick to the midsection, Ortiz spins Benavidez into the cage wall while looking for a takedown. Ortiz scores a takedown on Benavidez and he gets back control, Benavidez scrambles at the right time and he gets back control on Ortiz. Ortiz scrambles to get the fight standing again, Ortiz looks for a takedown after eating a combination from Benavidez. Ortiz scores a takedown on Benavidez and he gets back control, Ortiz looks for a rear naked choke as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Ortiz (Overall Score: 19-19 for Draw)

Round Three: The round begins with Ortiz nailing Benavidez with a side kick to the midsection, Benavidez scores a takedown on Ortiz and he gets the half guard. Ortiz sweeps Benavidez and he get top position, Benavidez scrambles and he regains top position against Ortiz. Benavidez transitions to back control against Ortiz, Ortiz finds a way to get to his feet and Benavidez drags him back to the ground. Ortiz scrambles to his feet again and he gets Benavidez against the cage wall, Benavidez drags Ortiz back to the ground again. Ortiz gets up and Benavidez gets him against the cage wall, Ortiz scores a takedown on Benavidez and he gets right back up a few moments later. Ortiz attacks Benavidez with a jumping head kick as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Benavidez (Final Score: 29-28 for Benavidez)

Official Result: #2 Joseph Benavidez def. #8 Dustin Ortiz by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

#15 Gregor Gillespie vs. Yancy Medeiros

Round One: The round begins with Medeiros peppering Gillespie with a few jabs, Gillespie drags Medeiros to the ground and Medeiros gets back to his feet while eating a knee strike. Gillespie keeps Medeiros against the cage wall while landing knee strikes, Gillespie drags Medeiros back to the ground and Medeiros gets back against the cage wall. Medeiros gets back to his feet and Gillespie holds him against the cage wall, Gillespie gets on the back of a standing Medeiros. Gillespie drags Medeiros back to the ground and Medeiros gets up after a scramble, Gillespie holds Medeiros against the cage wall while landing more knee strikes. Gillespie holds Medeiros against the cage wall until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Gillespie

Round Two: The round begins with Medeiros popping Gillespie with a combination, Gillespie comes forward while swinging away at Medeiros. Gillespie grabs Medeiros and he gets him against the cage wall, Gillespie scores a takedown onMedeiros and he gets back control. Medeiros gets up and Gillespie gets him against the cage wall before dragging him back to the ground, Gillespie advances to the full mount against Medeiros. Gillespie attacks Medeiros with ground and pound, Medeiros scrambles to his feet and Gillespie gets him against the cage wall. Gillespie drags Medeiros back to the ground while gaining back control, Gillespie attacks Medeiros with ground and pound until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: #15 Gregor Gillespie def. Yancy Medeiros by TKO via strikes (4:59, R2)

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