Griffin lands a nice right hand to open up. He follows it up with a combination that cuts Perry’s forehead. Perry with a leg kick and just misses an overhand right. Another clean hook for Griffin lands and Perry misses another overhand. Perry gets caught with a straight after throwing a front kick. The pair grabble against the cage and Griffin lands a knee to the body. Perry misses a head kick and has a body kick blocked.
A body kick lands for Perry and he follows up with another one on the opposite side. A right hand lands for Griffin and he follows up with a couple of hooks. Griffin has beautiful timing and Perry is throwing wildly and is having trouble finding his range. Perry gets a takedown and goes for the neck after taking the back. Perry gets full mount to end the round and has a ton of blood on his face.
A lead hook and uppercut lands for Perry and Griffin responds with a nice combination of hooks. A clean right hand lands for Griffin as Perry throws a leg kick. A nice jab lands for Griffin and he comes inside with another good combination. A big hook lands for Perry but Griffin continues to circle. A front kick to the body lands for Perry. Griffin lands a jab as he backs away from Perry, who continues to pressure forward but isn’t throwing much. A lead hook lands for Perry and Griffin lands a hellacious combo that rolls Perry’s eyes back for a bit gut he survives. Perry is back to his feet but gets smothered by Griffin against the cage. The round comes to an end.
Griffin tries to come in hard and Perry backs him off with a very hard hook. Perry now comes forward hard and is searching for the knockout. Perry tries to get the takedown and jumps on Griffin’s back but is bucked off. A big lead hook lands for Perry and he follows it up with a big right hand. Griffin is moving around well now and is avoiding any sort of exchange. A high kick lands for Perry with less than a minute left, he follows up with an uppercut. Some more big hooks from Perry now. A scramble leads to a takedown attempt from Perry. The round comes to an end.
Official Result: Max Griffin def. Mike Perry via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 30-27)