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#3 Ricardo Lamas vs. #15 Jason Knight

Round One: The round begins with Lamas attacking Knight with some leg kicks, Lamas grabs Knight and he holds him against the cage wall. Lamas scores a takedown on Knight and he gets side control, Lamas postures up and Knight attacks him with up kicks. Lamas settles in the open guard of Knight, Knight attacks Lamas with heel strikes to the back and kidney area. Lamas postures up again and Knight attacks him with more up kicks, Knight rolls for a heel hook and Lamas gets the fight standing again. Lamas rocks Knight with a plethora of unanswered punches, Knight backs away and Lamas cracks Knight with another huge punching combination. Knight looks for a takedown and Lamas attacks him with more strikes as the fighters hit the ground until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: #3 Ricardo Lamas def. #15 Jason Knight by TKO via strikes (4:34, R1)

#3 Jimi Manuwa vs. #5 Volkan Oezdemir

Round One: The round begins with Oezdemir attacking Manuwa with leg kicks, the fighters clinch and Oezdemir lands a knee strike. Oezdemir destroys Manuwa with a punching combination that drops him, Oezdemir pounces on a downed Manuwa until he goes out cold.

Official Result: #5 Volkan Oezdemir def. #3 Jimi Manuwa by KO via strikes (0:22, R1)

#3 Robbie Lawler vs. #6 Donald Cerrone

Round One: The round begins with Lawler assaulting Cerrone with a plethora of punches, Lawler also assaults Cerrone with a bunch of knee strikes as well. Cerrone creates some space and fires back at Lawler, Cerrone catches Lawler with a knee strike to the midsection. The fighters clinch and exchange a few knee strikes, Cerrone then cracks Lawler with a standing elbow strike to the head. The fighters exchange more knee strikes while in the clinch, the fighters separate and Cerrone attempts a high kick against Lawler. The fighters exchange more knee strikes until Cerrone scores a takedown, Cerrone lands a few strikes as he gains the half guard on Lawler. Cerrone transitions to the north/south position against Lawler, Lawler scrambles to his feet after eating a knee strike from Cerrone. Cerrone then attacks Lawler with another high kick, the fighters exchange more kicks as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Lawler

Round Two: The round begins with Lawler attacking Cerrone with some leg kicks, Cerrone responds by attempting a high kick against Lawler. Cerrone comes forward and he attacks Lawler with a multiple punch combination, Lawler attacks Cerrone with a high kick of his own. Cerrone recovers and nails Lawler with an elbow strike to the head, Cerrone continues attacking Lawler with high kicks. Cerrone starts attacking Lawler with some leg kicks of his own, Cerrone attacks a kicking Lawler with another punching combination. Cerrone also catches Lawler with a knee strike to the midsection, Cerrone comes forward to nail Lawler with a knee strike followed by a high kick. Cerrone just charges at Lawler while throwing a combination as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Lawler nailing Cerrone with a head kick, the fighters also exchange knee strikes to the midsection. Lawler starts attacking Cerrone with a plethora of kicks to the midsection, Cerrone eats a left as he nails Lawler with a straight right. Lawler then catches Cerrone with a right uppercut, Lawler continues attacking Cerrone with kicks to the midsection. Cerrone responds by attacking Lawler with ahigh kick, Cerrone and Lawler get into a striking exchange for a short time. Cerrone continues going back to the high kick against Lawler, Lawler blocks a takedown from Cerrone before attacking him with a punching combination. The fighters swing away at each other as the round ends.

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

Official Result: #3 Robbie Lawler def. #6 Donald Cerrone by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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