Round 1 - Referee Dan Miragliotta in the cage as we go live on FOX. Swick circles left on the outside. Brown pushes in and eats a left hand but looks fine. Brown really pushing in to start. Swick countering well, but Brown pushes in for a takedown. Brown tries to set up a D'arce choke. Swick pushing away and is warned for grabbing the shorts to defend. Brown keeps the choke in tight and falls to his back to finish. Swick is trapped, but he looks to be getting enough space to survive. He eventually pops his head up and takes top position. Brown active underneath, and Swick has yet to score from the dominant position. Brown locks in a triangle choke in a slick transition. Swick counters well by swinging up his legs, and Brown struggles to get the proper torque. Final minute. Swick looks fine, and he pushes the legs over his head. Swick tries to attack the neck, but it's not there, and they scramble up to their feet. Good start, and MMAjunkie.com gives it to Brown, 10-9.
Round 2 - Brown takes the center to open. Swick blocks a high kick. Brown leaps in with an uppercut and then rushes forward with an elbow. Brown pushing the pace, and Swick trying to avoid taking any of his opponent's leaping power shots. They move into the clinch, and Brown lands with elbows inside. Swick spins off the cage, but he's struggling to offer much in terms of counters. He breaks away and looks to reset, but he doesn't look 100 percent. Brown seizes the moment and fires off a left hand to the chine and a big right hand follow. Swick hits the canvas, and Brown follows with one more. There's the fight. Impressive finish. Matt Brown def. Mike Swick via knockout (punches) - Round 2, 2:31.