TWGC 19 (155lbs, D4): Helsinki Qualifier - Round 1 PBP Commentary
Coming up we have a lightweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Ron Adios (ranked 7037 p4p, 0 weight class) and Takumar Pentax (ranked 21578 p4p, 759 weight class). Takumar Pentax is staring across the cage at his opponent, tweaking his nipples.
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the lightweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of Helsinki, with a TWGC record of 0 wins and 0 losses; Ron Adios! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Los Angeles, with a TWGC record of 2 wins and 3 losses; Takumar Pentax!
The judges for this bout are Marco Blurström, Matti Vanhoillinen and Ben Zyskovitsi.
The fighters bow as they face eachother in the middle of the mat and we are under way.
Adios looks for a takedown but Pentax sprawls well.
Pentax drives through and clinches with Adios against the cage.
Pentax is working on a single leg takedown against the cage. Adios can't fight it off and eventually Pentax manages to take the fight to the floor. Adios looks annoyed but at least he's managed to land in guard. Score +2 for takedown into guard / half guard: Adios (0) vs (2) Pentax
Pentax drops back for a leg! It's a sloppy attempt though and Pentax jumps back into guard quickly, to retain the dominant position.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Pentax slows down the pace of the fight for a moment. He'll need to remain active if he doesn't want to see the fight stood back up.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Adios tries to land a sweep but no joy.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
That's one minute gone in the round.
Pentax passes Adios's left leg - he's now in half guard.
Adios is looking to improve his position.
Pentax works his way into full mount! Score +3 for passing guard: Adios (0) vs (5) Pentax
Adios is wriggling around here but as he tries to escape, Pentax has taken his back.
Score +3 for taking back: Adios (0) vs (8) Pentax
Adios is in bad spot here.
That's two minutes gone in the round.
Pentax keeps control of the position easily here as Adios tries to buck him off.
Adios tries to break free.
Pentax has managed to slip his arm under Adios's chin. This could be all over... yep, Adios is tapping out! Submission win for Pentax.
Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:50 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (RNC). Takumar Pentax!