TWGC 7 (265+lbs, D4): New York Qualifier - Round 1 PBP Commentary
Coming up we have a super heavyweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Matt Wilson and Ric Flair . Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the super heavyweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of New York, with a TWGC record of 0 wins and 0 losses; Matt Wilson! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Las Vegas, with a TWGC record of 0 wins and 0 losses; Ric Flair !
The judges for this bout are Reed Andrews, Joseph Jones and Dean Styles.
Let's get this grappling contest under way! Who will be victorious?
Flair tries to clinch up but Wilson circles away and keeps his distance.
The fight stays on the outside here - Flair looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Wilson tries to counter with a takedown but Flair is quick to defend against it.
Flair rushes Wilson and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
Wilson definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Wilson manages to pull guard.
Flair trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Flair should think about turning a few of those tyres round his middle into muscle if he wants people to take him seriously as an athlete.
Wilson throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Flair stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Wilson swivels though and keeps the full guard.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Flair trying to control but Wilson is working from the bottom.
Wilson looking to control the pace of the fight rather than finish it.
That's one minute gone in the round.
Flair is taking a break and basically stalling. The referee will not allow him to do that for long.
Flair stands and throws Wilson's legs to the side, diving into side control. Score +3 for passing guard: Wilson (0) vs (3) Flair
Wilson wants to control but Flair postures up.
Flair has knee on belly and now moves to full mount! Trouble for Wilson! Score +2 for reaching mount: Wilson (0) vs (5) Flair
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Wilson is flailing around, obviously not happy about being mounted. Flair locks hold of one of his arms and spins for an armbar. He's got it! Wilson is forced to tap!
Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:58 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Armbar). Ric Flair !
A very excited looking Ric Flair rambled incoherently for about 5 minutes post fight about how awesome he is. It was kinda funny for a while but then everyone got annoyed.