TWGC 18 (170lbs, D1): St Petersburg Qualifier - Round 2 PBP Commentary
Coming up we have a welterweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Kosken Jorma (ranked 2929 p4p, 304 weight class) and Jonqw Fray (ranked 3243 p4p, 0 weight class). Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the welterweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of Amsterdam, with a TWGC record of 1 wins and 0 losses; Kosken Jorma! And in the blue corner, fighting out of New York, with a TWGC record of 2 wins and 1 losses; Jonqw Fray!
The judges for this bout are Dmitry Maklakov, Fedor Mirinova and Aleksandr Martynov.
Let's get this grappling contest under way! Who will be victorious?
Fray has managed to clinch.
Fray is trying to drag Jorma to the mat but Jorma just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.
Jorma gets a nice trip takedown into half guard. Score +2 for takedown into guard / half guard: Jorma (2) vs (0) Fray
Fray is looking for a sweep. Jorma is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Fray won't allow Jorma to pass to mount.
Fray regains full guard. Nicely done.
Fray 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.
Jorma pushing down on Fray's thigh, trying to pass to half guard. He's managed it... Nice work.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Fray looking for submissions off his back.
Fray tries to roll over but Jorma keeps him under control.
That's one minute gone in the round.
Jorma slows the pace down in half guard.
Jorma seems to have a rather negative gameplan on the ground. He seems keen to just score the takedown and hold down Fray for as long as he can get away with.
The fighters are battling for position here. Fray manages to regain full guard. Nice work.
Jorma content to stall in guard here.
Jorma has a momentary lapse of concentration, allowing Fray to throw up a leg and lock on what appears to be a pretty tight triangle! Jorma is fighting it off but it's all too little too late - Fray pulls down on the head and he's put Jorma to sleep! This one is all over!
Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:53 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Triangle). Jonqw Fray!
Jonqw Fray thanked the fans post fight for their support.