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Round 1: A measured pace to start off this welterweight contest, both men gauging their range and their opponent. They trade leg kicks. Funch lands a good left hand. Pyle cracks Funch with a right hand that staggers him. He comes in with two knees that buckle Funch and a series of follow up punches seal the deal.
Mike Pyle defeated Ricardo Funch via TKO (strikes) at 1:22 of round 1