Right hook-left head kick to open from Horodecki blocked. Corey ducks under a punch and gets the takedown into full guard and move quickly to half. Corey looks to lock in a head-and-arm choke but relents, opting instead to elbow the face of Horodecki from half guard. Horodecki, unable to escape, does well to avoid major damage but Corey is stifling him on the ground and continues to land short elbows until the round ends.
Jordan Breen scores the round 10-9 Corey
Freddie DeFreitas scores the round 10-9 Corey
Al Quintero scores the round 10-9 Corey
The pair clinch, and Horodecki looks for strikes inside while Corey seeks a takedown. Referee Dan Miragliotta breaks them, and on the restart, Horodecki goes low kick-head kick. Corey shoots, but Horodecki defends, bringing him back to his feet and smashing him to the head and body with knees. Corey is hurt, and Horodecki smashing him with knees. Corey shoots, but Horodecki sprawls, and threatens with a guillotine. They break away, and Horodecki continues to keep a low stance, but still kicks. Corey shoots, and is rebuffed by a solid sprawl from Horodecki. The same thing happens once more, straight after. They clinch along the fence, and after a lull in the action, Miragliotta breaks them up again. A spinning back kick for Horodecki lands. A Superman punch-head kick lands for Horodecki, and the pair trade big punches at the horn to the crowd's approval.
Jordan Breen scores the round 10-9 Horodecki
Freddie DeFreitas scores the round 10-9 Horodecki
Al Quintero scores the round 10-9 Horodecki
Corey still can't get back inside on Horodecki to get his takedown. As he wades in, Horodecki smashes him with a heavy knee, but Corey manges to get his leg, cut the corner, and get the takedown. Corey sets up in half guard, elbowing on top. Forearms and elbows continue to come from Corey on top. Horodecki tries to hook through Corey's legs, but Corey gets to his back and grabs a rear waistlock when the Canadian stands, with his arm trapped. Horodecki turns, and Corey is in on his hips. Horodecki gets a standing guillotine and knees the head. Horodecki escapes, and resumes standing. He's trying to set up kicks, but can't land clean. Corey continues to look for the takedown, but Horodecki continues to hit him with punches as he closes the distance. Another Corey shot, and Horodecki sprawls and hits him with uppercuts for his trouble. Horodecki with a standing elbow. Corey continues to come forward, but can't get close enough for the takedown he needs. Instead, he swings away with Horodecki until the horn. Great fight.
Jordan Breen scores the round 10-9 Horodecki (29-28 Horodecki)
Freddie DeFreitas scores the round 10-9 Horodecki (29-28 Horodecki)
Al Quintero scores the round 10-9 Horodecki (29-28 Horodecki)
Official scores: Judge Graham Bettes has it 29-28 for Chris Horodecki. Inexplicably, both judges Jason Rodgers and Dr. Gregory Jackson see it 28-28. The fight is a majority draw.