This middleweight bout between Austin Vanderford and Fabian Edwards is an explosive battle of the #3 and #4 ranked middleweights. Vanderford is undefeated with a 10-0 records and Edwards is 9-1. Round 1 was back and forth between the two. Edwards prevents Vanderford takedowns in round 2 and lands some solid strikes. Vanderford gets a takedown mid round and the round ends there with some elbows by Edwards with Vanderford holding on to this round. Round 3 was a crimson river due to a razor elbow by Edwards to Vanderford forehead but Mr. Vanzant remained aggressive with his ground game. This battle went the full 15 minutes ending with Vanderford winning by unianimous decision.
Austin Vanderford has the nickname Mr. Vanzant. He is married to Paige Vanzant who is a MMA and Bareknuckle fighter. He looking for a headline opportunity and maintain his undefeated record.
Fabian Edwards is the younger brother of Leon Edwards from UFC. Edwards’ only loss was by split decision.