Can you say upset? Wow!
Mizuno runs Prangley into a corner, at which point the South African spins him around. Prangley unleashes hard punches in the clinch before they break up. Mizuno lobs punches and low kicks. Prangley jumps back into the clinch to dirty box a bit more. Mizuno throws a kick to the body and Prangley returns fire with a big right hook to his guts. Prangley throwing punches with evil intent now, trying to walk Mizuno down while throwing swiping hooks. When he's close enough, he pulls the Japanese fighter into the clinch for more dirty boxing. Mizuno pushes Prangley into a corner and then breaks away. Prangley throws three swiping hooks, but Mizuno yanks his head back on all three, just evading them. He follows up with a knee to Prangley's belly. Prangley goes for the takedown and while he doesn't get it, he does trip Mizuno to the canvas. Unfortunately, he's halfway through the ropes, prompting Yuji Shimada to break them up and reset them in the center. It's there that Mizuno lands a vicious knee to Prangley's liver. Prangley ducks into the blow, and you can see the pain register in his expression. He collapses to his side and rolls over. Mizuno gives chase and lands a few hammerfists before Shimada dives in for the stop. The official time of the stop is 4:41 of the first round.
# Tatsuya Mizuno def. Trevor Prangley via KO (knee strike) - Round 1, 4:41