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Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Micheal Bates and Paulie Pennino. The key to victory for Micheal Bates has got to be keeping the fight on the feet.

185 cm
24
174 lbs
4 - 7 - 0
175 cm
26
175 lbs
4 - 1 - 0
BJJ Blue Belt
Basic striking
Experienced
Good takedowns
Basic striking
Determined

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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 4 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Sydney, Micheal Bates!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 4 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Paulie Pennino!
The judges for this bout are Aafke Stam, Daniel Blasius and Patrick Alders.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Pennino moves away from the strike by Bates.
Bates stuffs the takedown.
Bates tries to score a power double leg takedown but Pennino sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Bates somewhat.
Pennino walks into a jab.
Bates keeps the fight on the outside.
Bates has been working on his balance at Arvins Bootcamp, so perhaps that has help him stuff some of the takedown attempts by Pennino.
Bates doesn't manage to clinch there - Pennino circles away.
Bates throws a leg kick that misses.

Pennino gets caught napping as Bates dives in and scores a takedown. Pennino manages to retain guard.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Pennino controlling the position.
Bates trying to control but Pennino is working from the bottom.
Pennino pulls Bates in to control the position.
Bates throwing strikes from guard but Pennino blocks nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Bates throwing strikes but missing.
Bates trying to control the position from guard on top but Pennino is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Pennino is working an open guard here, looking to improve his position. No doubt that will leave him open to counters but at least he's being more offensive.
Bates throwing strikes from guard but Pennino blocks nicely.
Pennino has Bates pulled in close to control his posture.
The referee is pacing around the two fighters - he looks like he's thinking about a standup.
Bates wants to control from the top but Pennino keeps moving.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.

Bates moves into range and clinches up with Pennino.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Bates scores with a shot to the side of Pennino's head.
Pennino blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Bates wants to take the fight to the mat but Pennino manages to get underhooks and keep the fight in the clinch.
Pennino avoiding damage as Bates throws knees to the body.
Bates effectively controlling the action here.
Bates throws a head punch that misses.
Pennino stops a takedown attempt from Bates.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Micheal Bates. That's going to take a lot out of him.

Pennino breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
A lazy left from Bates finds it's target.
Pennino misses with a jab to the body
letting Bates counter with a right hand.
Bates looks to score with a jab to the body but Pennino is just out of range.
Pennino throws a body shot but no joy.
Pennino closes the distance and clinches up with Bates, looking for a takedown. Pennino pushes Bates against the cage but Bates circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pennino throws the left hand but Bates avoids the punch easily.
Pennino dives in and grabs Bates's left leg, looking for a takedown. Bates pushes down on Pennino's head and hops out.
A looping hook to the body misses from Pennino. Bates does a little dance to reset his feet.

Bates scores with a nice takedown into half guard. Let's see what he's got on the ground.
Pennino keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.
Bates thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Pennino's head.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Pennino is refusing to be controlled, as Bates sits in half guard.
Pennino gets back to full guard.
Pennino lands a beautiful sweep and he's now moved into his opponent's guard.

The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Bates wants to sweep here but Pennino controlling him for the moment.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Pennino postures up.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Bates keeping moving, preventing Pennino from controlling successfully.
Bates tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Pennino sitting in guard here, content to control.
Bates is looking to sweep but instead, Pennino has passed into half guard.
Bates tries to get to full guard but Pennino has control of the leg.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
The referee walks around the fighters to get a better view of the action. Pennino lands a nice short elbow.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Micheal Bates dominated that round.
That's time! Bates's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Pennino shoots in but no luck this time.
Pennino closes the distance and clinches up with Bates, looking for a takedown. Pennino pushes Bates against the cage but Bates circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.

Pennino gets tackled into the cage by Bates. Bates maintains the clinch.
A shot in the inside from Pennino.
Pennino managing to block the knees to the body from Bates.
Pennino misses with a hook to the ribs.
Pennino is working hard here but doesn't seem to be able to control effectively, up against the cage.
Pennino can't get the takedown.
Micheal Bates has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Paulie Pennino.
Pennino gets underhooks to prevent Bates's takedown attempt.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A bit of stalling here from Bates.
Bates is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.
Pennino looking for a takedown.

Pennino has clasped his hands together around Bates's back... aaand, he's got a takedown into side control. Nicely done.
Paulie Pennino has got the better of the ground game so far.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Pennino working away diligently from side control. Landing strikes effectively there - that will score him some points on the judges scorecards.
Bates takes a big shot right to the temple there but he's taken it well.
Bates tries to buck Pennino off but Pennino is having none of it.
Bates is moving his hips around well on the bottom and has managed to get back to half guard.
Bates trying to control from the bottom.
Pennino working the head and body with strikes.
Bates keeping control of the position.
Bates wants to improve his position but Pennino is controlling well.
Bates is not content to let Pennino control the position.
Bates on his back here. We all know that wrestlers don't like being on their back so let's see if Bates tries to get out of the position.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Bates is looking to improve his position.
Pennino perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.
Bates tries to get to full guard but Pennino has control of the leg.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pennino tries to stand but his arm is trapped.
The referee wants the fighters to be more active or he's going to reset them on the feet.
Pennino blocks the strikes from Bates.

The referee has motioned to the fighters to stand back up. He just wasn't happy with the level of activity.
Pennino is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Pennino on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Bates misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Pennino looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Micheal Bates seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Pennino takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Bates throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Micheal Bates is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Nice uppercut there from Bates.

Bates takes the fight into the clinch.
Bates misses with a punch on the inside.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Bates.
Nice body punch from Bates.
Bates gets double underhooks to prevent a takedown attempt from Pennino.
Pennino avoiding damage as Bates throws knees to the body.
Pennino has hold of a leg and is looking for a trip takedown. Bates avoids it nicely though and we remain in the clinch.
Pennino is working for a takedown up against the cage. He can't get it on this occasion though.
A left hand lands to the body for Bates.
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Pennino is trying to work for a single leg takedown but Bates pulls him back up using the underhooks.
Pennino is pushing Bates up against the cage, for a bit of lean and pray action. Action being used the in the loosest possible sense of the word.
Bates is trying to drag Pennino to the mat but Pennino just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Micheal Bates dominated that second round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! So, we enter the final round. Let's see if either fighter can bring us a finish, or whether we're going to the judges scorecards.


Pennino shoots in and drives through. Bates sprawls well.

Pennino has managed to clinch.
Bates misses with a punch to the body.
Bates is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Pennino can do to turn this around?
Pennino on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Pennino dictating the pace here, as the fighters clinch against the cage.
Bates presses Pennino against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Bates cracks Pennino with a nice body shot.
Pennino wants a takedown.
Bates lands a body punch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Pennino manages to break the clinch.
Pennino on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Pennino keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Pennino appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Pennino slips a jab and a cross from Bates.
Bates shoots in for a takedown. He's persisting with it as Pennino sprawls well. Pennino wins this battle and keeps the fight standing. Bates gets slowly back to his feet.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Pennino shoots in looking for a takedown but Bates manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Pennino's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
Micheal Bates has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Paulie Pennino.

Pennino shoots in for a takedown and gets it. Let's see what he's got on the mat.
Bates is pulling down on Pennino's head to control his posture.
Bates is striking from the bottom but Pennino uses the opportunity to pass into half guard.
Bates is not content to let Pennino control the position.
Pennino performing his best blanket impression for a moment.
Bates moves into full guard.
Paulie Pennino has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Pennino is taking a break and basically stalling. The referee will not allow him to do that for long.
Bates knows he needs to get back to his feet asap. He's simply no match for Pennino on the ground.
Pennino postures up and scores with a shot to the body and a follow up elbow to the head.
Pennino trying to control the position from guard on top but Bates is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

Bates is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
Pennino is taking a break and basically stalling. The referee will not allow him to do that for long.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
If this pace continues, the referee will definitely step in and force a standup.
Pennino forces his way into half guard.
Bates trying to control here.
Bates is looking for a sweep. Pennino is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Pennino keeping composed on the top, looking to control the action.
Pennino is working hard to pass the guard. He's done it - he's now in full mount! Trouble for Bates!
Pennino with the ground and pound from mount.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Pennino controlling from the full mount.
Pennino lands an elbow that was bordering on illegal but the referee lets it go with a warning.
Bates is bucking up trying to escape but Pennino cracks him with another couple of good strikes.
Bates controls the position.
Pennino sitting in mount, just looking to control for the moment.
Pennino is landing with some decent strikes but Bates is trying to advance his position so the referee is letting the fight continue.
Micheal Bates is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Pennino landing punches.

And that's the end of the fight!
Paulie Pennino comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Bates has won this one but let's see what the judges have to say. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Aafke Stam scores the fight 29:28
Judge Daniel Blasius scores the fight 29:28
Judge Patrick Alders scores the fight 29:28

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Micheal Bates!
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RATING
33%
 
 
 
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