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EVO 176: American Pharoah PBP Commentary


Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Tony Benson and Kantaro Hoshino. There are an array of beautiful celebrities at ringside tonight! I wonder if any of them paid for their tickets.

179 cm
31
175 lbs
23 - 7 - 0
165 cm
28
174 lbs
15 - 3 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Tony Benson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Kantaro Hoshino!
The judges for this bout are James Atkins, Andrew Berry and William Gold.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Benson wants to land a leg kick but Hoshino is out of range.
Hoshino pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
And Benson counters with a quick kick to the body but Hoshino blocks it.
Benson looks for the body kick but Hoshino saw that one coming.
Hoshino looks to score with a jab to the body but Benson is just out of range.
Hoshino fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Benson has been talking about how he's improved his wrestling in the run up to the fight so let's see if that's enough to sway the balance.
Hoshino lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Benson circles away quickly and effectively.
A little feinted left hand from Benson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Hoshino tests Benson's chin there with a solid looking shot.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Benson misses the jab.
Hoshino throws a body punch but Benson moves out of range.
Benson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Hoshino.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hoshino tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Hoshino throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Benson scores with a decent looking hook.
Benson throws a right and a left that both miss.
Hoshino throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Benson counters with a left to the body.
Hoshino looks to land a right hand but Benson moved out of range.
Benson tries to land a front kick but Hoshino steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Hoshino throws a right hand that misses
and Benson counters with a nice uppercut.
Hoshino throws a series of punches but Benson avoids them all with ease.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hoshino looks to score with a jab to the body but Benson is just out of range.
Hoshino lands with a straight right. Benson didn't see that one coming.
Hoshino is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Benson quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
Hoshino wants to clinch
and Benson counters with a lovely straight right hand!
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!

Benson tries to keep at a distance but Hoshino has taken the fight into the clinch.
Hoshino doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Benson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Hoshino misses with a short punch on the inside.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Hoshino taking a breather.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Benson.
Hoshino lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Hoshino lands a hook that snaps the head of Benson backwards.
Hoshino just leaning against Benson, taking a breather.
Hoshino lands with a light punch inside.
Hoshino is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.
Hoshino lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Hoshino digs a right hand into Benson's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Benson's gas tank.
Benson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Hoshino struggles to land a body shot inside as Benson controls his hands.
Hoshino is working Benson over against the cage.
Still in the clinch, Hoshino scores with a nice short uppercut.
Benson working aggressively here.
Benson misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Hoshino.
Hoshino lands with a light punch inside.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Hoshino scores with a hook to the body.
A short right from Hoshino on the inside.
Hoshino tries a body shot but Benson blocks it.
Hoshino has Benson pushed against the cage.
Hoshino prevents a body shot from Benson.
A short right from Hoshino on the inside.

Benson breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Hoshino wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Hoshino steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Benson.
Benson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Hoshino.
Hoshino takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Hoshino jabs Benson to the body, keeping him at a distance.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Kantaro Hoshino dominated that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Hoshino throws a hook but Benson avoids it easily.
Benson misses with the combination.
Hoshino scores with a punch to the head.
Benson moves out of range of the strikes.
An attempted straight right counter from Benson misses the target.
Hoshino takes a swing at Benson's ribcage but misses.
Kantaro Hoshino seems to be getting the better of the standup.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
The fighters circle momentarily. Hoshino darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Benson misses with a hook

and Hoshino counters by moving into the clinch. Good anticipation by Hoshino.
Benson working aggressively here.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Benson tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Hoshino avoids it.
Hoshino misses with a punch to the body.
Hoshino lands a left hand that snaps the head of Benson backwards.
Hoshino tries to throw a body punch but Benson avoids it by throwing Hoshino back against the cage.
Hoshino can't find room to land a body shot as Benson controls the action.
Benson blocking some punches.
Benson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Benson wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Hoshino has him pressed against the cage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Benson.
Hoshino tries to work over Benson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Hoshino has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Benson lands a shoulder strike.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Hoshino.
Benson prevents a body shot from Hoshino.
A shot in the inside from Benson.
Hoshino just leaning against Benson, taking a breather.
A left hand lands to the body for Hoshino.
Hoshino lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hoshino digs a right hand into Benson's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Benson's gas tank.
Hoshino pushes Benson back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Both fighters are absolutely exhausted here.
The pace really dropping off here, momentarily.
Benson scores with a shoulder strike.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Hoshino manages to get underhooks and slows down the pace for a moment.
Hoshino lands a body punch in the clinch.
Kantaro Hoshino seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Hoshino scores with a hook to the body.
The pace slowing considerably in the clinch, as Hoshino takes a break from that fighting nonsense to think about the finer things in life.
Hoshino lands with a left to the head.
Hoshino tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Hoshino blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Hoshino works on Benson's body with a couple of short punches.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A head punch on the inside from Benson fails to land.
Hoshino is working Benson over against the cage.
Hoshino goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Benson misses with an elbow strike.

Benson breaks the clinch.
Hoshino swings and misses with a hook to the body.

Hoshino fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Benson, pushing him back against the cage.
Hoshino effectively controlling the action here.
Benson misses with a short punch on the inside.
A right hand to the body from Hoshino.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Hoshino blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Hoshino lands a right hand that snaps the head of Benson backwards.
Hoshino tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Benson swings away with an uppercut that misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Hoshino taking a breather.
Hoshino blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Hoshino avoiding damage as Benson throws knees to the body.
Hoshino lands a hook that snaps the head of Benson backwards.
Some stalling of biblical proportions here from Hoshino.
Hoshino looking to slow down the pace here.
Benson is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Hoshino is leaning against Benson and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Hoshino tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Benson's elbow.
A shot in the inside from Hoshino.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Hoshino stalling.
Still in the clinch, Hoshino scores with a nice short uppercut.
Hoshino can't find room to land a body shot as Benson controls the action.
Hoshino lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Benson backwards.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Kantaro Hoshino showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business. This is the final round!



Hoshino closes the distance and clinches.
Hoshino lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Hoshino stalling against the cage.
Hoshino misses with the head strike.
Hoshino scores with a shoulder strike.
Hoshino's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Hoshino misses with a short punch on the inside.

Benson pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Hoshino works Benson's body with a nice hook.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Benson misses with a two punch combination.
Hoshino scores with a shot to the body.

Hoshino moves into the clinch successfully.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hoshino lands with a short shot to the head.
Hoshino lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Hoshino tries a body shot but Benson blocks it.
Benson trying to land knees to the body.
Hoshino gets through Benson's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Hoshino blocks an uppercut.
Hoshino lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Hoshino blocks an uppercut.
Stalling in the clinch from Hoshino.
Benson lands a shot to the body.
Hoshino stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Hoshino lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Hoshino working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Hoshino lands with a short shot to the head.

Benson is rocked!
Stalling in the clinch from Hoshino.
Oh Benson is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Hoshino lands a right hand that snaps the head of Benson backwards.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hoshino blocking some punches.
Hoshino swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Benson missing with knees to the body.
Hoshino scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Benson misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Hoshino.
Hoshino controlling the action here for a moment.
The referee calls for Hoshino to work.
Hoshino has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Benson seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Hoshino can turn it around.
Hoshino creates a bit of space for himself and rocks Benson with a big uppercut! Benson tries to clinch up but Hoshino pushes him back against the cage and lands another monster strike that crumples Benson to the mat! Benson covers up and Hoshino unloads with more strikes until the referee steps in to end the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:38 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Punches). Kantaro Hoshino!
A loyal slave to those sponsorship dollars, Kantaro Hoshino made sure he mentioned FinnFighter Nutrition (Five 160Q supps!), along with how happy he was to win his fight.
Tony Benson was interviewed post fight and said 'Another loss in EVO. Here is some good competition.'.
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