Round 1 - Both men with a bevy of kicks to start. Thompson was extremely active with Whittaker struggling to keep up. Hook kick from Thompson. Straight left and right from Wonderboy. Whittaker scores with a jab, and another. Both men connect. A big right drops Whittaker! He got up and then got put right back down again! Thompson pounded him out! Wow, nice start to the card.
Stephen Thompson defeats Robert Whittaker by TKO (strikes), 3:43 of round 1