Garrett Armfield secured another upset in enemy Canadian soils at UFC 297. It was a closely contested matchup, but Armfield secured the win via a unanimous decision in the featured prelim.
Armfield pressed early on the feet, with Katona studying his moves and looking for opportunities. The two men started getting to work to close out round one, and Katona secured a brief takedown in the final minute. Round two started similarly, with both men being patient on their feet. Armfield continued to fend off the takedowns and picked Katona apart with his jab. Katona finished the round with a takedown and some strikes against the fence. Katona started round three on the gas and secured a takedown a minute into the round. Armfield worked back up, but Katona kept up the pressure on the feet to secure another one.
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