side leg kicks. Emerson is targeting Downing's lead leg early, but Downing is responding with leg kicks of his own. Emerson follows a kick to the ribs with another low kick. Downing secures a takedown but Emerson quickly grabs a hold of his foe's leg. Downing loses his base and Emerson is able to crank the heel hook and coax the topout. Downing is still in pain after the stoppage and eventually struggles to get himself onto the stool.
THE OFFICIAL RESULT
Rob Emerson def. Jared Downing via Submission (Heel Hook) R1 1:44