After two brutal rounds that saw Ed Herman nearly get stopped by strikes, the veteran submitted Mike Rodriguez with a kimura in the final frame. However, the comeback win isn't without controversy as the fight was paused late in Round 2 after Herman appeared to get hit low. However, a replay showed that the referee made a mistake as Herman was never hit in the groin.
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