Josh Neer vs. Gleison Tibau
Round 1: Tibau scored a huge takedown early, but Neer was able to get quickly back to his feet. Tibau was then able to score another big takedown, which looked more like a slam, but Neer was able to get up again. Tibau took Neer down for a third time, and for a third time, Neer was back up to his feet immediately after. With less than a minute left in the round, Tibau took Neer down and pressed him against the cage, but Neer was back up. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Tibau.
Round 2: Tibau started the round with another slam/takedown, with Neer getting back up again. Another takedown from Tibau, who this time was able to get full mount. Neer shrugged him off, but Tibau got his back, but Neer tried to get him off. Tibau briefly had an armbar, but Neer was able to successfully defend it and they were both back to their feet. Tibau is noticeably slowing down. Both men traded some punches as the round came to a close. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Tibau.
Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher and Wilmer Valderrama were shown at cageside.
Round 3: More of the same at the start of the round, as Tibau took Neer down, but Neer got up. Neer then stuffed Tibau’s next two takedown attempts before getting the third. The referee stopped the fight for a moment to have the tape on Neer’s glove cut which was hanging off. Tibau was able to score another takedown as the round came to a close. FightLine.com scores the round 10-9 for Tibau.
Winner via unanimous decision (scores of 30-27,30-27,29-28): Gleison Tibau