Round 1 - Referee Mario Yamasaki oversees this welterweight contest. Pyle presses forward as Funch defends the opening punches. THe southpaw slips a punch and works into the clinch. The two trade knees before pulling away. Pyle looks very relaxed as the two trade in the pocket. Pyle lands a clean right hand up the middle. Knee scores on the chin, and Funch is hurt. Second one lands, and Funch hits the deck. Pyle pounces with punches, and that's the fight.
Mike Pyle def. Ricardo Funch via TKO (knees and punches) - Round 1, 1:22.