UFC Fight Night 85: Johnny Case vs. Jake Matthews Full Fight


UFC Fight Night: Johnny Case vs. Jake Matthews full fight video result, recap, replay March 20, 2016.
Category: 155 lbs. Johnny Case vs. Jake Matthews.



Round 1: Case eats some right hands early. Another solid right connects. Case comes up short with a combination. Matthews catches a kick and lands a body kick of of it. One minute in. Low kick by Case. Counter right lands for him. 1-2 by Case, Matthews just misses with his counter. Matthews lands to the body. Two minutes in. Case looking to counter. Case reverses a takedown and lands on top, dropping elbows. He grabs the front headlock and fires a knee as Matthews stands. Two minutes to go.


Counter right lands for Matthews. Check hook by the American. Sweeping left hook by Matthews draws a smile. One minute to go. Left hook from Matthews. Case shoots, can’t finish the takedown. Hard straight left lands for Case and now Matthews is retreating. Good fight. 10-9 Matthews.


Round 2: Matthews tries a head kick. Counter knee from Case just misses. One minute in. Low kick from Case. Slow start to the fight overall. Counter left by Case, body kick from Matthes and Case shoots. Matthews counters a takedown and lands in position for a triangle. Two minutes in. Case on top, posturing up to counter the triangle. Case gets his head out and drops some solid punches, prompting Matthews to roll into turtle position. Two minutes to go.


Matthes tries to roll through, Case takes half guard. Case snuffs out an attempt to take the back and goes back to striking from turtle position. Matthews manages to stand. Knee from Case as they separate. Matthews cracks him with a left hook. Matthews lands a body kick and Case takes him down into side control, avoiding a guillotine. 10-9 Case.


Round 3: Case looks tired. Counter left lands for him. Body kick connects. Matthews lands a body kick and avoids a takedown. Case tries to catch a knee, Matthews takes him to the cage and lands a knee. One minute in. Body kick by Matthews. Case with a long left hand. Case with a body kick, Matthews with a flurry. Solid body blows by the toung Aussie. Two minutes in. Another left hook by Matthews, who sprawls on a shot. Hard right hook. Case shoots again, stuffed. Straight left lands for him. Two minutes to go.


Case ties up against the fence. Knee from Matthews, who is in position to take the back. He gets one hook in, then the other. Punches by Matthews. The Aussie locks up the RNC, can’t keep it but takes mount. One minute to go. Back to back mount for Matthews. Matthews locks up the rear-naked choke in the last few seconds and draws the tap.



Final result: Matthews def. Case by submission (rear-naked choke)



Final result: Matthews def. Case by submission (rear-naked choke)