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Round 1: They touch gloves to start things off. Garza backs Jabouin up with some knees, Jabouin fires back with a nice kick that causes Garza to hit the mat, again. Jabouin lands an uppercut that knocks loose Garza’s mouthpiece. The two trade kicks, after Jabouin lands a nice leg kick. Jabouin pushes in behind a right hand. Jabouin with another leg that sounded like it was delivered by a mule. Jabouin tries a spinning back kick that misses, giving Garza the opening to establish the clinch and fire off the knees. Garza goes for the flying triangle and locks it up. Jabouin rolls and is now in a mounted triangle. They roll back over and, before too long, Jabouin taps.
Pablo Garza defeated Yves Jabouin via submission (triangle choke) at 4:31 of round 1.