Round 1: They meet in the middle of the cage. Healy throws a combination but Green uses head movement to get out of the way. Green secures a takedown. He takes Healy’s back and lands shots. Healy gets back to his feet. Healy presses forward and lands a right hand. Green’s hands are down by his waist. He lands a right hand. Green goes to the body. Healy answers to the body. Green lands a left hand. Healy closes the distance and works to get the fight to the ground. He does, but Green gets back to his feet. They separate. Green lands a combination. Healy answers with a left hand. Green landing his jab repeatedly. The speed advantage for Green is a factor. Healy closes the distance and takes Green down. Green gets back to his feet and circles away. Healy presses forward. Green slips his punches and lands a right hand. They exhange and both land. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Green.
Round 2: Green lands a right hand. Healy presses forward. Green moves in with a combination. Green is making Healy miss with speed and head movement. Healy looks to get the fight to the ground but Green defends the attempt. Green has his hands down and is just using head movement to avoid Healy’s punches. Green presses Healy against the cage and backs off. Green delivers an outside leg kick. Healy secures a takedown and lands short right hands. Green escapes out the backdoor. Green lands a left hand. Healy applies pressure. He lands a right hand. Healy is starting to land shots. He ties Green up. He presses Green against the cage and lands short left hands. Green circles away. Healy lands a left hand. Green changes levels and takes Healy down at the end of the round. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Healy.
Round 3: Healy continues to move forward. He lands a jab. Healy looks for a takedown but Green defends the attempt and lands a right hand. Green lands a combination. He lands a right hand that stops Healy’s forward movement. They battle for position along the cage. Healy delivers a knee to the body. Green backs away and lands a combination. Healy chases Green and eats a combination. Green lands a left hand. Healy secures a takedown. Green escapes out the back and presses Healy against the cage before backing away. Healy pushes forward. He lands a right hand. Green looks to get the fight to the ground and does. Green works to take Healy’s back but Healy turns into him and gains top position. Healy finishes the round with a flurry. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Green but Healy could have stolen it at the end.
The judges scored the fight for Green by unanimous decision. The scorecards read 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28.
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