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#9 Jordan Espinosa vs. #13 Matt Schnell

Round One: The round begins with Schnell eating a right before popping Espinosa with a counter strike, Schnell and Espinosa exchange some leg kicks. Espinosa goes for a takedown and Schnell catches him in a guillotine choke, Schnell transitions to a triangle choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: #13 Matt Schnell def. #9 Jordan Espinosa by submission via triangle choke (1:23, R1)

Antonina Shevchenko vs. Lucie Pudilova

Round One: The round begins with Pudilova coming forward and nailing Shevchenko with a right, the fighters clinch and exchange some strikes. Shevchenko assaults Pudilova with a ton of knee strikes to the midsection, Shevchenko lands knee strikes all over the body of Pudilova. Shevchenko accidentally nails Pudilova low and the fight is halted, the fight resumes with Pudilova nails Shevchenko with a right before getting her against the cage wall. Shevchenko spins Pudilova and gets back to nailing her with knee strikes, Pudilova separates from Shevchenko by landing multiple elbow strikes. Pudilova scores a takedown on Shevchenko and she gets the half guard, Shevchenko gets Pudilova in her full guard while eating strikes. Shevchenko rolls for an arm bar and Pudilova escapes to get to her feet, Pudilova grabs Shevchenko and gets her against the cage wall. The fighters clinch as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Shevchenko

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, Pudilova grabs Shevchenko and gets her against the cage wall. Pudilova scores a takedown on Shevchenko and Shevchenko scrambles to get back control, Shevchenko locks in a rear naked choke and Pudilova goes out cold.

Official Result: Antonina Shevchenko def. Lucie Pudilova by submission via rear naked choke (1:20, R2)

Mickey Gall vs. Salim Touahri

Round One: The round begins with Touahri attacking Gall with a left hook followed by leg kicks, Gall comes forward and he kicks Touahri in the midsection. Touahri cracks a swinging Gall with a counter left hook, Gall gets Touahri against the cage wall before separating a short time later. Touahri and Gall exchange some leg kicks as well, Gall again grabs Touahri and he gets him against the cage wall. Gall attacks Touahri with a few knee strikes, the fighters separate and Gall nails Touahri with a left hook. Touahri goes for a takedown and Gall blocks it while getting back control on the ground, Galla attacks Touahri with ground and pound as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Gall

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, Gall starts hunting for takedowns against Touahri. Touahri lands a few shots to the midsection of Gall, Gall grabs Touahri and gets him against the cage wall. Gall cracks Touahri with an elbow strike to the head before separating, Gall attacks Touahri with a flying knee strike. Touahri cracks a swinging Gall with a counter overhand right, Gall grabs Touahri and gets him back against the cage wall. Gall scores a takedown and Touahri sweeps him to get top position, Touahri starts attacking Gall with some ground and pound. Gall scrambles to his feet and Touahri nails him with a knee strike, Gall responds by cracking Touahri with a bunch of elbow strikes. Touahri scores a takedown on Gall and he gets side control as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Touahri attacking Gall with some leg kicks, Gall charges at Touahri while landing a two punch combination. Touahri responds by cracking Gall with a three punch combination, Gall lands a right before eating a counter left from Touahri. Touahri cracks a swinging Gall with a counter right, Touahri looks for a takedown and Gall blocks it. Gall and Touahri have a brief striking exchange, Gall grabs Touahri and gets him up against the cage wall. Touahri gets free and the fighters just attack each other with combinations, Gall backs up Touahri after landing some rights. Gall grabs Touahri and he gets him against the cage wall again, Touahri trips up Gall and he gets top position on the ground. Gall scrambles to his feet and Touahri nails him with a knee strike, Gall scores a takedown on Touahri as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Mickey Gall def. Salim Touahri by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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