Daniel Sarafian vs. Eddie Mendez
The final middleweight bout on the card is up next with Daniel Sarafian (7-3) looking to rebound from a loss to C.B. Dollaway earlier this year vs. Eddie Mendez (7-1), who will be making his Octagon debut. The referee will be Dan Miragliotta.
Round 1: Both fighters come out like balls of nervous energy, looking to land a big blow. Mendez bullies Sarafian against the fence, but the former TUF finalist turns things around and winds up in half-guard looking to pass. Sarafian trapping the arm and looking to knock Mendez out, but the fighter taps before he goes out.
Daniel Sarafian def. Eddie Mendez via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 2:20 of Round 1