Round 1 - Kongo looks for a low kick while Barry tries to counter. Barry shoots in telegraphed fashion, and Kongo shucks him off and then lands a nice low kick. Barry throws a low kick, but Kongo answers with a much more vicious one. He then lands another. Kongo circles and then unloads a combo as Barry covers up. Barry stalks but Kongo makes him reset after landing some low kicks. Kongo moves in and eats a right hook and is dropped. Kongo looks to recover, but Barry pours on additional punches. Kongo is dropped again and staggered, and the end is near. But Kongo unloads an unbelievable duo of right hands, and Barry is out cold, largely from the final uppercut. Kongo delivers some additional punches, and this barnburner is over. Amazing comeback for Kongo.
Cheick Kongo def. Pat Barry via KO (punches) - Round 1, 2:39