The fight starts and they dance for the first minute or so of the fight as both fighters are tentative. They both swing and miss at the 3 minute mark. Leg kick for Franklin. Franklin wants to press the action but is still being cautious. Belfort counters a Franklin punch and Franklin goes down. Belfort pounces and Rich is out, but Belfort hits him with a couple of shots for good measure. The referee stops the fight and Belfort wins via TKO.