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Robbie Lawler vs. Jake Shields
Round 1: Lawler was able to avoid a takedown early. Shields landed a couple of kicks and was able to secure a guillotine on Lawler and has it deep. Lawler got up but they went back to the ground and Lawler tapped.
Winner via submission (guillotine) at 2:02 of Round 1: Jake Shields
After the fight, Shields thanks Lawler and said that he was a great fighter. He said he’s ready for anyone next and he wants the title. He then threw a challenge out to Cung Le.
Lawler said he’s going back to the drawing board, but he will be back.