Phil De Fries vs. Oli Thompson
'Big' John McCarthy is the referee for this bout. Woot! Both fighters open orthodox. Thompson stalking early, but gets caught with a right coming. De Fries is being pressed against the fence, but Thompson not doing much. De Fries now doing the pressing, but not much else. Referee McCarthy separates them. Thompson lands a short right hand, but De Fries is back to pressing Thompson into the fence. De Fries lands a single leg takedown, but Thompson is back on his feet and being pressed against the fence. The two briefly separate and De Fries is backing to pressing.
The two are jabbing in the center of the cage until Thompson is dropped by a fantastic one-two. De Fries follows up, but Thompson hangs on. Now De Fries is back to pressing Thompson into the cage. De Fries briefly stops the action and lands a right. In an awkward scramble, De Fries gets behind Thompson and is battering him from turtle position. De Fries batters him slowly until he gets the back and eventually sinks the rear naked choke. Thompson taps and that's a wrap.
Phil De Fries def. Oli Thompson by submission (face crank/rear naked choke) at 4:16 of round 2.
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