The results are in. Dave Batista made his MMA debut at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island, where he defeated Vince Lucero.
Former WWE champion Dave Bautista defeated Vince Lucero in the first round via TKO, according to Bloody Elbow. Lucero hurt Batista early on in the fight and eventually pinned him up against the cage and landed a few punches.
According to MMA Mania, Lucero was even waving to the crowd at one point, while he pinned up Batista to the cage, again.
According to ProWrestling, Batista eventually got Lucero onto the ground and started unleashing punches. The ref called the match, allowing Batista to pick up the win over Lucero.
After the fight Lucero and Batista exchanged some words because Lucero said that some of Batista's punches landed on the back of his head. The two eventually hugged, and Batista was asked if he wanted to fight again, and he said that he would like to fight again in the future.