Round 1 - Herb Dean is the ref, and the ladies come out swinging. Sexton lands some nice ones, but Davis fires back. Davis ties her up with a clinch and lands some knees. Sexton tries to throw some body-head into the mix. Davis wants the trip takedown, but it's not there just yet. Sexton defends, and they finally separate. Sexton lands a left hook, and Davis tries to come over the top with an elbow. Sexton drops down for a takedown, but Davis looks for a triangle choke from her back. She goes to work. She's got the triangle and Sexton is peppering in some shots to defend. She's got the triangle, but there's enough room in there for Sexton to breathe. We'll see if she can hold it. Sexton is landing some punches, and they're good. Davis keeps going after the choke, and Sexton keeps landing punches. Very interesting. MMAjunkie.com will score it 10-9 for Davis.
Round 2 - Sexton comes forward and she'll power it to the ground about 45 seconds in. Sexton gets to half guard, and she's going to try to land some ground and pound. Davis rolls out, though, and gets on top. Davis lands a few shots on top, but she may be pretty wiped out after that first-round lengthy triangle attempt. The ground and pound keeps coming, though. Knees from Davis to the body. Sexton will give her back. Davis goes after a rear-naked choke. It's there, but Sexton is OK for now. She survives it. But Davis has her back and flattens her out. Davis is landing punches. Dean warns her to fight back. She's going to survive the round. MMAjunkie.com scores it 10-9 for Davis.
Round 3 - Right hand from Davis early. Sexton still keeps coming forward. They're trading, and Davis drops down for a takedown. But Sexton defends, then falls right into Davis taking her back. Davis will land some ground and pound here. Sexton turns and she's going to wind up on top in Davis' guard. She's in position for a triangle choke, but Sexton defends and postures up to try to land some shots to the body. Sexton spins nicely and nearly has Davis' back. But she has to fall back into guard. Davis will take the third 10-9 on the MMAjunkie.com card, and likely the fight 30-27. Alexis Davis def. Rosi Sexton via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 29-28)