Round one begins and Velickovic takes the center of the octagon and lands a straight left. Matthews charges forward and presses Bojan against the cage. Bojan with some short shots. He switches to elbows as Jake works for a single leg takedown. Matthews is working hard here but Bojan is doing an excellent job of defending. More short punches from Velickovic. Jake continues to a work on the single leg and finally drags Bojan to the floor. He hops on Velickovic’s back but Bojan stands back up. Jake presses him up against the cage. He dives down for a double leg takedown. He gets it. Jake begins working some shots from top position. He moves to half guard. Just under a minute remains in round one. Bojan is looking to secure a heel hook. Jake with a good shot to the body. Bojan scrambles back up to his feet. The fighters engage in the clinch. The horn sounds to end round one.