TWGC 15 (265+lbs, D2): Finals - Round 1 PBP Commentary
Coming up we have a super heavyweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Duncan McAlister and Pablo Dominguez. McAlister comes to the cage accompanied by Althia and Donna - Uptown Top Ranking. Dominguez is bouncing up and down as he enters the arena, backed by Change by The Deftones. Pablo Dominguez acknowledges the crowd's support as he enters the cage.
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the super heavyweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of Sydney, with a TWGC record of 2 wins and 0 losses; Duncan McAlister! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Los Angeles, with a TWGC record of 2 wins and 0 losses; Pablo Dominguez!
The judges for this bout are Saam Ante, Paul Aken and Daniel Blasius.
The fighters connect hands in the middle of the mat and we are under way.
The fight moves into the clinch position.
McAlister tries to pull guard but can't drag his opponent to the mat. Dominguez just stands there and leans against the cage.
McAlister pulls guard.
Dominguez stays in close to McAlister's body and controls the position.
Dominguez's corner are shouting for him to control the position and he seems happy to oblige.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
That's one minute gone in the round.
That's two minutes gone in the round.
Let's hope that Dominguez has the urge to step up the pace any second now because for the last 15 or 20 seconds he's just been holding on tight.
That's three minutes gone in the round.
More stalling from Dominguez.
It looks like Dominguez might be adopting somewhat of a lay and pray gameplan here, which I'm sure won't go down too well with the paying fans in attendance... Or the ring announcers come to think of it.
That's four minutes gone in the round.
That's five minutes gone in the round.
McAlister seems keen to control Dominguez's posture.
Dominguez looking to control the position here, rather than advance.
That's six minutes gone in the round.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
McAlister trying to control the position here.
Dominguez controlling from the top position.
That's seven minutes gone in the round.
McAlister wants to sweep but no luck.
Dominguez's corner is telling him to maintain position.
Dominguez looking to pass the guard.
That's eight minutes gone in the round.
McAlister being controlled here, momentarily.
McAlister looking for a sweep. Not yet McAlister, not yet.
McAlister can't do much from the bottom at the moment, as Dominguez controls the pace.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
That's nine minutes gone in the round.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
That's ten minutes gone in the round.
Dominguez postures up.
Dominguez trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Dominguez is fighting to break McAlister's control of his arms but McAlister is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.
Dominguez sitting in guard, not really doing much.
That's eleven minutes gone in the round.
Dominguez with more of the same as he continues to hold on.
That's twelve minutes gone in the round.
McAlister seems keen to control rather than go for a submission, at least for now.
Dominguez engaging in some classic timewasting tactics.
That's thirteen minutes gone in the round.
That's fourteen minutes gone in the round.
We're seeing a lot of stalling here from Dominguez.
And that's the end of the fight!
As we have tied on points and both fighters attempted the same number of subs, we will decide the bout based on the toss of a coin! McAlister is heads and Dominguez is tails.
The coin is in the air and it lands... tails!
Dominguez wins on points by 1 to 0.
Post fight, Pablo Dominguez stared into the camera and said 'Train Gracie Jiu-Jitsu by day, Joe Rogan podcast by night. '.