Strikeforce Welterweight Championship
Nick Diaz (c) vs. Paul Daley
Round 1: Diaz eggs on Daley early on. They start teeing away and Daley looks like he landed an illegal soccer kick that wasn’t called. They get back up to their feet and Diaz survived. Diaz starts charging and they tie up in the corner. Diaz starts teeing away. Daley goes for a takedown but gets in Diaz’s guard. They are back on their feet. Diaz nails Daley with some crisp shots. Both men exchanged punches. Daley stuns Diaz and looks like he is about to end the fight. With 5 seconds left in the round, Diaz knocks Daley out.
Nick Diaz (c) defeated Paul Daley via KO at 4:55 of Round 1.