Dominick Cruz will NOT be fighting Urijah Faber this Summer due to a knee injury; Cruz's replacement in that fight will be announced next week.
QUARTERFINAL #1: James vs. Joe
R1: W/ an unsuccessful takedown by Joe about two minutes in, it was all James in that round.
R2: Joe succeeded in taking down James that time & shortly put on some kind of standing chokehold...but James recovered to seal his 20-18 unanimous decision win.
QUARTERFINAL #2: Justin vs. Michael
The Octagon Girl for both of these fights was Arianny Celeste.
R1: Justin missed a kick almost immediately, so he went down to the ground. Michael then attempted to submit him...despite beating Justin up while applying a triangle choke at the end, NO.
R2: Justin's near-KO of Michael w/ a little more than a minute to spare in that round...sent this bout to a third round!
SUDDEN VICTORY #3: The winner by TKO w/ 3:58 left was...