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Event: CEC 604     
Date:   Jul 27, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 45 p4p, 6 weight class) and Mordecai Sackett (ranked 124 p4p, 19 weight class). Chooooooooon! I think Iron Tyson might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to Slaughterouse - Party. Shogun Iron Tyson has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

165 cm
38
149 lbs
39 - 20 - 2
178 cm
33
155 lbs
34 - 13 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 39 wins, 20 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 34 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Jab, cross, leg kick. Nice combination by Sackett!
Sackett has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Iron Tyson is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Iron Tyson's head.
Sackett lands a nice shot that snaps Iron Tyson's head back.
Iron Tyson connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Sackett scoring well with a low kick there.

Iron Tyson drops Sackett with a hook right on the temple. He thinks about going to the ground but Sackett looks back up at him and smiles so Iron Tyson waves him back to his feet - he obviously thinks he can knock him out after that shot landed.

Sackett is rocked!
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
Sackett is still on wobbly legs! Can Iron Tyson finish him?
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson weaves into range and cracks Sackett right on the temple with a beautiful overhand right! Sackett goes down! He's out cold! Wow, what a beautiful knockout! Iron Tyson is strutting round the canvas like a movie star as the camera bulbs flash frantically.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:50 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Shogun Iron Tyson!
After the fight, Shogun Iron Tyson was humble in paying tribute to his opponent but made it clear he wants to go on to bigger and better things. It seemed to go down well with the crowd who cheered him loudly.
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Event: CEC 599     
Date:   Jul 04, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 8 p4p, 2 weight class) and Volya Nikolaev (ranked 91 p4p, 14 weight class). Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Nikolaev has chosen Fever as his entrance music. Well, the cameraman is lingering on a pretty young lady for a bit too long there. Keep your eyes on the prize buddy or you'll miss the fighter intros!

165 cm
38
149 lbs
39 - 19 - 2
170 cm
39
165 lbs
42 - 29 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 39 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 42 wins, 29 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Volya Nikolaev!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Jack Bonds and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nikolaev bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Iron Tyson's head backwards.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.

Nikolaev shoots in for a takedown from distance. He catches Iron Tyson napping and manages to drive through into side control!
Nikolaev wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping him busy.

Nikolaev tries for a kimura but Iron Tyson is defending well.
Iron Tyson manages to land a sweep and he's now on top! Lovely Jiu Jitsu!

Nikolaev looking for submissions off his back.
Nikolaev is looking for a sweep. Iron Tyson is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Iron Tyson tries to stand and escape but Nikolaev is controlling the position.
The referee calls for the fighters to work.
Nikolaev regains full guard. Nicely done.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.

Iron Tyson avoids a guillotine attempt easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Nikolaev has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Iron Tyson can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Iron Tyson wants to control from the top but Nikolaev keeps moving.

Nikolaev escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Iron Tyson gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.
Nikolaev looking for a sweep. Not yet Nikolaev, not yet.
Nikolaev throws a couple of weedy looking strikes off his back.
Iron Tyson would like to get this fight back to the feet but can't get free from the closed guard.

Nikolaev had isolated an arm as going for a kimura. Iron Tyson defends it easily.

Nikolaev is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Iron Tyson is aware though and is defending well.

Nikolaev working from the bottom, still in full guard. He's managed to get a loose triangle. Iron Tyson doesn't seem to be doing much to defend here, obviously he feels comfortable in the position. Iron Tyson manages to throw the legs off his shoulder and he's back into guard - no problem.
Iron Tyson has decided he wants to stand but the closed guard of Nikolaev is proving hard to escape from.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.

Nikolaev working for submissions but it's allowed Iron Tyson to get to half guard.
Iron Tyson takes a deep breath and rests his weight momentarily on top of his opponent, to control the position.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Nikolaev trying to control from the bottom.
Nikolaev wants to get back to full guard.
Nikolaev wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping busy.

Nikolaev looking for submissions off his back.
Iron Tyson is just sitting in half guard, waiting for something to happen.
Nikolaev has no desire to be mounted, so is trying to control. Iron Tyson is working away from the top position though.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson content to sit in half guard and control for a moment.
Nikolaev tries to roll over but Iron Tyson keeps him under control.
Iron Tyson seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Nikolaev does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Nikolaev moves into full guard.
Nikolaev is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.

Nikolaev has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Iron Tyson can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Iron Tyson advances to half guard.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Nikolaev is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Iron Tyson looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.
Nikolaev makes his way to full guard. A much better position for Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.

Nikolaev is looking to cinch up a triangle. Iron Tyson throws the leg off to one side though and gets in tight to Nikolaev's body to avoid the submission. Nikolaev has instead reached around Iron Tyson's neck and now has a guillotine! Oh, this is biiiig trouble! Nikolaev arches his back and squeezes and forces the tap from his hapless opponent.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:41 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Guillotine). Volya Nikolaev!
Volya Nikolaev is the new lightweight champion!
A very excited looking Volya Nikolaev 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.
The defeated Shogun Iron Tyson had this to say: 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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Event: CEC 592     
Date:   Jun 01, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 12 p4p, 4 weight class) and Koh Ibu (ranked 16 p4p, 5 weight class). Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Well, the cameraman is lingering on a pretty young lady for a bit too long there. Keep your eyes on the prize buddy or you'll miss the fighter intros!

165 cm
37
149 lbs
38 - 19 - 2
175 cm
27
154 lbs
17 - 5 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 38 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Koh Ibu!
The judges for this bout are Jack Bonds, Frank Antenori and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Ibu looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Ibu tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Ibu.
Ibu fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it well.
Good leg kick by Ibu there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Ibu is looking to land body kicks.
Ibu cracks Iron Tyson with a good jab.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Koh Ibu seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
A lazy left from Ibu finds it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with a double jab.
Ibu throws an off balance right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
The fighters circle momentarily. Ibu darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.

Ibu gets a clinch.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!

Iron Tyson breaks from the clinch.
Ibu scores with a sloppy right hand. Iron Tyson should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson walks into a stiff left hand from Ibu.
Nice cross by Ibu.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ibu lands a glancing blow to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Ibu, as that shot connected.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Ibu.
Ibu is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.
Ibu lands with a thumping leg kick.
Ibu connects with a right hand. Iron Tyson shakes it off.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Ibu.
Iron Tyson takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Ibu ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Ibu connects with a solid leg kick.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Ibu is landing a lot of head punches in this opening round! Iron Tyson had better start moving his head a bit unless he wants his face to turn into pâté.
Ibu throws a nice inside leg kick.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Ibu counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Ibu ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson takes one to the side of the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ibu lands a nice leg kick that just misses Iron Tyson's sensitive parts.
Iron Tyson takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Ibu clobbers Iron Tyson with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Ibu misses with a low kick.
Ibu connects with a leg kick. Iron Tyson looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Ibu ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Ibu lands with a nice body punch.
Ibu has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Ibu shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Ibu lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Both fighters circling a little - Ibu finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Ibu showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Ibu swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Jab, jab by Ibu - just one landing.
Ibu throws a good cross that connects.
Iron Tyson walks into a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Ibu fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Iron Tyson, pushing him back against the cage.
A body shot lands from Ibu.
Ibu lands a left hand.
Ibu lands a body shot in the clinch.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice hook to the head.
Ibu lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Ibu softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Ibu's elbow.

Iron Tyson breaks from the clinch.
Jab, jab by Ibu - just one landing.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Iron Tyson lands with a nice body punch.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Ibu slips the punch.
Ibu fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Ibu ducked under it nicely.
Ibu bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Ibu connects with a crisp jab.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Ibu can pounce on him.
Ibu takes one to the side of the head.

It looks like Koh Ibu has been cut.
Ibu throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Ibu looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Ibu.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Ibu.
Ibu has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Ibu looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Ibu moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Ibu doesn't seem bothered though.
Ibu connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Ibu throws a nice inside leg kick.
Ibu is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Koh Ibu dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Koh Ibu's cut.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Ibu looks to land a body kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
Ibu scores with the left hand. Iron Tyson knows he should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson misses with a series of wild punches.
Ibu has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Nice straight punches there by Iron Tyson. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Iron Tyson.
Ibu connects with a solid leg kick.
Ibu tries to clinch there but Iron Tyson circles away.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Ibu throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
Ibu uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Ibu throws a nice outside leg kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Ibu uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Ibu wants to clinch up but Iron Tyson keeps it at a distance.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Ibu throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Good leg kick by Ibu there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a series of wild punches.
Ibu throws out a counter right but Iron Tyson avoids it with no problem.
Ibu is looking to clinch.
A cross from Ibu lands.
Ibu jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Ibu cracks the inside of Iron Tyson's front leg.
A slapping body kick lands there for Ibu.
Ibu avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Ibu throws the kick towards the body but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Ibu steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
Ibu misses with a hook from the clinch.
Ibu lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Iron Tyson or not.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson is really struggling to find his range with his punches. Ibu's reach advantage is clearly causing him problems.
Ibu tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ibu softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Ibu tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.
Ibu lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
A body shot lands from Iron Tyson.
Ibu working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Ibu misses with a punch on the inside.
A short left from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Ibu.
Ibu pushes Iron Tyson back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Ibu tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Ibu tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Ibu back against the cage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Ibu.

Iron Tyson breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Ibu throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Ibu lands with a straight right. Iron Tyson didn't see that one coming.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Ibu does a little dance to reset his feet.
Ibu looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Ibu with a jab.
Iron Tyson takes a jab right on the kisser.
Good leg kick by Ibu there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Nice uppercut lands for Ibu. That snapped Iron Tyson's head back.
Ibu scores with a kick to the body.
Ibu moves forwards but Iron Tyson connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick from Ibu.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Ibu keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Some bone on bone action there as Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Koh Ibu seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Nice jab there from Ibu.
Ibu finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Ibu tries to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson moves his leg out of the way.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Ibu scores with a nice head shot.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Ibu.
It looked like Iron Tyson was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Ibu.
Ibu with a hook.
Ibu throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Ibu sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Ibu lands a jab to the head.
Ibu blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Ibu saw that one coming.
Ibu scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Nice cross by Iron Tyson.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Ibu scores with a leg kick.
Ibu lands the left hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Ibu lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Koh Ibu showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The cut man is working on Koh Ibu's cut.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Iron Tyson swings for the body but Ibu moves out of range.
A solid leg kick lands there for Ibu.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Ibu misses with an attempted mid kick.
A shot to the liver by Ibu. Beautiful body shot.
The fight stays on the outside here - Ibu looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Ibu misses with a low kick.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Ibu fails with an attempt to clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Ibu circles away quickly and effectively.
Iron Tyson takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Ibu lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Ibu lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ibu jabs Iron Tyson to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Ibu staying out of range there.
Ibu throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Ibu lands a glancing blow to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Ibu throws a leg kick which misses Iron Tyson's front leg but catches the back leg as Iron Tyson tries to avoid it.
Ibu lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Ibu.
Ibu scores with a decent looking hook.
Ibu avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Ibu now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Ibu was well out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Ibu ducked under it nicely.
It seemed like Ibu was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Ibu finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Ibu thuds his right hand into Iron Tyson's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
A cross from Ibu lands.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Ibu uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson walks into a left hand.
Iron Tyson with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Ibu to score with a decent uppercut.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Ibu.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Ibu's corner calls for a 1-2. Ibu obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Jab by Ibu.
Ibu throws a nice head kick!
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Ibu.
Ibu connects with the punch.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Ibu wants to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Ibu stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson walks into a left hand.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Ibu avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson tries to move into range but Ibu moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
A solid leg kick lands there for Ibu.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson defending well as Ibu loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Iron Tyson lands a really nice looking cross but Ibu seems unphased.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Ibu was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Ibu throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Ibu takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Ibu throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Ibu moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
The crowd cheers as Iron Tyson lands an impressive looking overhand right. Ibu doesn't seem phased though.
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Nice shot by Ibu.
Iron Tyson walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Iron Tyson steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Ibu. That one must have hurt.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Ibu.
A jab lands there for Ibu.

Ibu has managed to clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Koh Ibu really dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Koh Ibu's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Ibu staying out of range there.
A left and a right from Iron Tyson both land. Nice combination.
Ibu lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Ibu fails with an attempt to clinch.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
A nice inside leg kick there by Ibu. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Ibu lands with a thumping leg kick.
A jab lands there for Ibu.
Ibu throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Ibu connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Ibu with a hook.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Ibu wants to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Ibu lands an overhand right.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ibu cracks Iron Tyson with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Ibu.
Iron Tyson appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Ibu tries to clinch there but Iron Tyson circles away.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Ibu is looking to land body kicks.
Ibu misses with a kick to the body.
Iron Tyson tests Ibu's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Iron Tyson shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Sloppy strikes from Iron Tyson. Those never looked like landing.
Ibu moves in looking to clinch but Iron Tyson pushes him off.
Ibu lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
A lazy left from Ibu finds it's target.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Ibu.
Ibu walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.

Ibu is rocked!
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Ibu rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff jab, followed by a cross and an uppercut! That's too much punishment for Ibu to take - he tumbles to the canvas, blood pouring from his nose, barely conscious. That's the end of the fight! Great knockout by Iron Tyson!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:29 of round 4, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Shogun Iron Tyson!
Shogun Iron Tyson retains his lightweight title!
Shogun Iron Tyson tried to hype himself up post fight but didn't word it too well and it ended up with him sounding like a bit of a tool.
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pop
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FIGHT
RATING
82%

 

Event: CEC 585     
Date:   May 02, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 17 p4p, 4 weight class) and Tyler Durden (ranked 156 p4p, 24 weight class). Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Durden has chosen Where Is My Mind as his entrance music. The fight MMA fans around the world have waited their entire lives for!

165 cm
37
149 lbs
37 - 19 - 2
180 cm
31
157 lbs
18 - 6 - 0
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Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 37 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Tyler Durden!
The judges for this bout are Jack Bonds, Don Winkell and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Tyler Durden seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Durden sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Durden connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Iron Tyson's hands.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Durden lands a nice leg kick that just misses Iron Tyson's sensitive parts.
Iron Tyson takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Durden thows a left - swing and a miss!
Durden throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
Durden scores with a nice strike.
Iron Tyson is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Durden has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Iron Tyson catches Durden with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Iron Tyson misses with a jab, cross combination.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Durden throws a body shot but no joy.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Durden throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab to the body
and Durden counters with a left to the body.
Durden throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Durden waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Durden is using his reach advantage to land shots from outside his opponent's range.
A nice leg kick lands there from Durden.
Durden cracks Iron Tyson with a right hand to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson walks into a left hand.
Iron Tyson moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Durden.
A jab from Durden finds it's way through Iron Tyson's defenses.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Durden.
A left lands for Durden.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Durden throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Durden lands with a kick to the ribs.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Durden fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Iron Tyson has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Iron Tyson lands a body shot.
Durden lands a really nice looking cross but Iron Tyson seems unphased.
Durden slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Durden appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Durden thows a left - swing and a miss!
Durden fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Nice straight punches there by Durden. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Durden.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Durden was well out of range.
Durden fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Iron Tyson has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Durden.
Durden changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Durden connects with a right hand. Iron Tyson shakes it off.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Durden had a free shot at his head there.
Durden throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Durden misses with a body kick.
Durden jabs at Iron Tyson's body.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Durden counters with a stiff right hand.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Durden's belly button to the back.
Durden uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Durden's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
A thudding body kick lands there by Durden!
This has been an exciting period of action!
Durden feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Iron Tyson's calf.
Iron Tyson ducks right into an uppercut from Durden.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Donk. Durden catches Iron Tyson right on the button with a cross.
Iron Tyson takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Durden throws a sloppy body shot
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Durden throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Durden lands a jab to the nose.
Durden defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Durden with a jab.
A lazy left from Durden finds it's target.
Iron Tyson moves into range and connects with a jab.

Durden is rocked!
Durden scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Durden throws a sloppy head kick and Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
Durden lands with a thumping leg kick.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Tyler Durden dominated that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Durden displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Iron Tyson there as he acknowledges the shot.
Durden is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Durden.
Durden throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Durden lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Durden has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Durden uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Durden jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Iron Tyson stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Durden.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Durden looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson is looking for a counter combo.
Tyler Durden seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Durden thows a left - swing and a miss!
Durden misses with a body shot.
Durden avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Durden misses with a looping right.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Durden.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Durden.
A slapping leg kick lands for Durden.
Durden slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Durden moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Durden swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Durden looks to land a body kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
A counter left hand to the body from Iron Tyson misses its target.
Durden fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Durden lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Durden fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Durden thows a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.
Durden punishes Iron Tyson's body with a nice straight punch.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Durden lands with a nice body kick.
Durden connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Durden lands with a kick to the ribs.
Durden thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Iron Tyson if he has to take too many more of those.
Iron Tyson walks into a straight right hand from Durden.
Durden goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Durden slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
A big left from Durden misses.
Durden scores with a jab to the jaw.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a nice looking combination but Durden bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Durden slips the punch.
Durden fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Durden throws a predictable looking body shot
and Iron Tyson cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Durden throws a head kick that connects with a bit of head and a bit of hand.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
A swing and a miss from Durden.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Durden throws a body kick.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Durden lands a high kick!
Durden fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Iron Tyson ducks right into an uppercut from Durden.
Durden uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Durden fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Both fighters circling a little - Durden finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Durden throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Durden is still on wobbly legs! Can Iron Tyson finish him?
Durden fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Durden seems to have recovered his senses.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Durden moved out of range.
Durden is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Durden changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.

Oooooh!!! Iron Tyson has knocked Durden down with a huge combo! Iron Tyson steps away and waves a wobbly Durden back to his feet! This one might not go much longer!
Durden moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Iron Tyson Throws a clean left jab. Iron Tyson Twirls his body and connects with a Spinning Back Fist that connects flush with Durden's chin! Durden crumbles to the ground and Iron Tyson follows up with some unanswered strikes. It's all over!! Nice standup skills displayed by Iron Tyson!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:47 of round 2, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Shogun Iron Tyson!
Shogun Iron Tyson retains his lightweight title!
Shogun Iron Tyson was full of energy after the big win and talked about how he thinks he can do big things in this sport. The crowd were appreciative of his determination to succeed.
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RATING
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Event: CEC 578     
Date:   Mar 28, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Volya Nikolaev (ranked 12 p4p, 5 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 63 p4p, 11 weight class). Nikolaev comes to the cage accompanied by Fever . Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Shogun Iron Tyson has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

170 cm
38
165 lbs
41 - 27 - 0
165 cm
37
149 lbs
36 - 19 - 2
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 41 wins, 27 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Volya Nikolaev!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 36 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Iron Tyson rushes Nikolaev and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
A nice right hand lands inside from Iron Tyson.

Nikolaev works for the underhooks and manages to get a trip takedown into guard.
Iron Tyson controlling the position.
Nikolaev landing with the ground and pound.
Nikolaev connects with a couple of short punches.
Iron Tyson working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Nikolaev.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Iron Tyson is adopting a defensive guard.

Iron Tyson uses the cage to get back to his feet.
Nikolaev on the wrong end of a nice hook.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson scores with a punch to the head.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Nikolaev is out of range.
Nikolaev drops down looking for a counter takedown but Iron Tyson sprawls and moves away.
Iron Tyson is looking to score with low kicks.
Nikolaev was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Nikolaev moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson thuds a left hand into Nikolaev's body.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Nikolaev is just out of range.
Iron Tyson has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
A shot to the body from Iron Tyson misses
and Nikolaev counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
A shot to the body from Iron Tyson misses
and Nikolaev makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Nikolaev is just out of range.
Nikolaev keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Nikolaev's head but Nikolaev sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Nikolaev looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Nikolaev counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
A decent looking cross lands there for Iron Tyson.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Nikolaev counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Nikolaev with an uppercut!
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.

Nikolaev closes the distance and gets a double leg, slamming Iron Tyson to the mat! Iron Tyson manages to get full guard.
Nikolaev throws a big elbow that misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Nikolaev is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Nikolaev throwing strikes but missing.
Nikolaev chips away with some ground and pound.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Nikolaev throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Nikolaev working from the guard for now, landing some ground and pound.
Iron Tyson looking to control.
Iron Tyson utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Nikolaev is working the ground and pound from guard. He might want to try advancing position though to get more of an impact.
Nikolaev throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Nikolaev with a couple of shots to the head there. Not particularly brutal.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev trying to control the position from guard on top but Iron Tyson is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Iron Tyson is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.


Nikolaev actively working from the bottom here.
Iron Tyson prevents Nikolaev from improving his position.

Nikolaev looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Iron Tyson is keen to just control but Nikolaev is a slippery customer.
Nikolaev is looking to improve his position.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet.

Nikolaev looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson wants to take a breather but Nikolaev is having none of it.

Nikolaev looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson postures up.
Nikolaev missing with punches from the bottom.

Nikolaev is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Iron Tyson pulls his head out easily.
Iron Tyson performing his best blanket impression for a moment.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson postures up.
Nikolaev has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
Nikolaev works his way to full guard. Good work.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Nikolaev appears to be looking for a counter takedown.
Nikolaev ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev tries to counter with a takedown but Iron Tyson is quick to defend against it.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Nikolaev strikes.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Nikolaev displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Nikolaev avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev scores with a punch to the head.
Iron Tyson lands with a nice body punch.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Iron Tyson scores with a punch to the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Nikolaev counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Nikolaev takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Nikolaev on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
Nikolaev throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Nikolaev takes one on the button.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch but Nikolaev slips to the side
enabling Nikolaev to counter with a crisp jab.
Nikolaev keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the body

and Nikolaev counters with a single leg into guard. Iron Tyson didn't expect that.
Nikolaev looking to pass the guard.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Nikolaev in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
Nikolaev is sitting in guard, working some ground and pound.
Volya Nikolaev overall seems to be getting the better of the ground position in the fight so far.
Nikolaev lands a couple of elbows.
Nikolaev lands a nice shot whilst sitting in his opponent's guard.
Nikolaev works over Iron Tyson with some ground and pound from guard.
Iron Tyson keeping moving, preventing Nikolaev from controlling successfully.
Iron Tyson pulls Nikolaev in close to prevent any damage.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Nikolaev is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Nikolaev throwing strikes from guard but Iron Tyson blocks nicely.
Nikolaev throws a big right hand that misses.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Nikolaev is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Nikolaev distracts Iron Tyson with his right hand and drops a big elbow with his other arm.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Nikolaev scoring with some ground and pound.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev lands a couple of digs.
Iron Tyson wants to stand and escape but Nikolaev is having none of it.
Iron Tyson working a defensive guard here.
Nikolaev throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Iron Tyson is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Nikolaev postures up and scores with a shot to the body and a follow up elbow to the head.
Iron Tyson trying to control the position.
Nikolaev works over Iron Tyson with some ground and pound from guard.
Nikolaev working some strikes from top position.
Nikolaev stops Iron Tyson from standing up.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev wants to pass the guard but Iron Tyson is keeping the position.
Nikolaev postures up.
Nikolaev loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Nikolaev trying to control the position from guard on top but Iron Tyson is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Nikolaev is sitting in guard, working some ground and pound.
Nikolaev lands a couple of digs.
Nikolaev throwing strikes but missing.
Nikolaev postures up and scores with a shot to the body and a follow up elbow to the head.
Nikolaev throws a big elbow that misses.
Nikolaev postures up and lands a big shot to Iron Tyson's brow.
Nikolaev postures up and lands a big shot to Iron Tyson's brow.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Volya Nikolaev dominated that second round.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Iron Tyson lands a jab to the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch
and Nikolaev counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Nikolaev manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Nikolaev takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson works the jab nicely.
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Nikolaev connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Nikolaev was well out of range.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.

Nikolaev gets a double leg takedown into Iron Tyson's guard.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Nikolaev is looking to work some ground and pound but Iron Tyson has wrist control.
Iron Tyson can't do much from the bottom at the moment, as Nikolaev controls the pace.
Nikolaev's ground tactics aren't going to win him many fans. Let's hope he's got fireworks for us if he gets back to his feet because he's not doing much on the ground.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nikolaev stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Iron Tyson swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Iron Tyson is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.

Iron Tyson stalling.
Iron Tyson moves into full mount! Nikolaev won't be happy about that!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev is squirming around, avoiding Iron Tyson's attempts to control the action.
Nikolaev is looking to get to half guard.

Iron Tyson is standing up out of mount! Strange tactic there - he must really want this one on the feet!
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Nikolaev with an uppercut!
Nikolaev fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Nikolaev stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.

Nikolaev fakes an overhand right and shoots for a takedown. Iron Tyson sprawls well initially but Nikolaev persists and gets the takedown into half guard.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Nikolaev trying to control the action but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Nikolaev wants to free his trapped foot but Iron Tyson is holding on for dear life with his legs.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev is scoring with some nice ground and pound from the dominant position.
Iron Tyson trying to control from the bottom.
Nikolaev landing with strikes to the body and head, softening up his opponent.
Nikolaev misses with a head shot. Iron Tyson uses the momentum to regain guard.
Nikolaev distracts Iron Tyson with his right hand and drops a big elbow with his other arm.
Nikolaev lands a couple of decent looking shots.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Iron Tyson is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Nikolaev is controlling him.
Nikolaev with a nice head shot there.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev trying to control the position from guard on top but Iron Tyson is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Nikolaev is fighting to break Iron Tyson's control of his arms but Iron Tyson is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.
Iron Tyson working a defensive guard here.
Nikolaev scoring with punches to the head and body.
Nikolaev stopping the sweep attempt from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev trying to control the position from guard on top but Iron Tyson is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Nikolaev postures up and lands a big shot to Iron Tyson's brow.
Nikolaev postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Shogun Iron Tyson just about did enough to take it.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Nikolaev throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
A lazy left from Nikolaev finds it's target.
Nikolaev uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Nikolaev throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Nikolaev.
Nikolaev moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Nikolaev is avoiding it.
Nikolaev needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Nikolaev takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Nikolaev checks the leg kick.
Nikolaev has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Iron Tyson finds it's way round the side to connect with Nikolaev's head.
Nikolaev is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
It looked like Nikolaev wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Nikolaev throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Nikolaev momentarily.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the body
and Nikolaev counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson throws an off balance right hand
and Nikolaev counters with a nice uppercut.
No luck for Nikolaev with that takedown attempt.
A shot to the liver by Nikolaev. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Nice straight punches there by Iron Tyson. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Nikolaev.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Nikolaev uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Iron Tyson lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Iron Tyson digs a good body shot into Nikolaev's ribs.
Nikolaev staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Nikolaev moves forwards but Iron Tyson connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Iron Tyson lunges at Nikolaev with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Nikolaev's hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Nikolaev dives in and grabs Iron Tyson's left leg, looking for a takedown. Iron Tyson pushes down on Nikolaev's head and hops out.
Nikolaev scores with a nice head shot.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson fails with an attempt to clinch.
Nikolaev looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Nikolaev counters with a stiff right hand.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
A little feinted left hand from Nikolaev on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Iron Tyson scores with a shot to the body.
Nikolaev throws a big shot that misses.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson's jab looks to have found its range, popping Nikolaev under the eye.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Nikolaev's head but Nikolaev sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Nikolaev throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Nikolaev.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Nikolaev's head but Nikolaev sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Nikolaev drops down looking for a counter takedown but Iron Tyson sprawls and moves away.
Nikolaev defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Nikolaev is looking to counter punch.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the nose.
A looping hook to the body misses from Nikolaev. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Nikolaev shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Iron Tyson as he avoids it easily.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Volya Nikolaev. That's going to take a lot out of him.

Iron Tyson closes the distance and pushes Nikolaev back into the cage.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Nikolaev looking for a takedown.
Nikolaev tries to score a body lock takedown but Iron Tyson shows good agility there to stay on his feet.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Nikolaevs head.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Nikolaev avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Nikolaev jumps guard but Iron Tyson stands there with Nikolaev around his waist. Nikolaev gives up and drops back to his feet. We remain in the clinch.

Nikolaev wants the takedown. Iron Tyson is fighting it off but Nikolaev persists and manages to bring the fight to the ground, ending up in Iron Tyson's guard against the cage.
It's got to the stage where if one of these guys blows hard enough, the other might fall over.
Nikolaev trying to land body shots but he keeps hitting the mat.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that fourth round.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business. This is the final round!


Nikolaev shoots for a double leg takedown but Iron Tyson sprawls well. He's pushed Nikolaev's face into the mat and manages to get back to his feet relatively easily.
Nikolaev keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Iron Tyson lands a really nice looking cross but Nikolaev seems unphased.
Nikolaev scores with a decent looking hook.
Nikolaev has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Nikolaev there as he acknowledges the shot.
Iron Tyson cracks Nikolaev with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Nikolaev fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Nikolaev on the wrong end of a nice hook.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Nikolaev was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
A decent looking cross lands there for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Nikolaev avoids it easily.
Nikolaev was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson catches Nikolaev with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
The step up in weight doesn't seem to be a problem for Iron Tyson. He's performing admirably here against the bigger man.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Nikolaev's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Nikolaev scrambles back to his feet.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Nikolaev's head back.
Nikolaev misses with a straight right.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
As Iron Tyson looks to move away, Nikolaev throws a big counter combo but Iron Tyson just gets out of the way.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.

Nikolaev looking to shoot here. He's gone for it and he's landed a takedown into side control! Oh, that's bad for Iron Tyson!

Iron Tyson throws Nikolaev to one side and escapes!
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
A lazy left from Nikolaev finds it's target.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Nikolaev paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Nikolaev misses with a hook. Iron Tyson ducked under it nicely.
Nikolaev waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Nikolaev pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nikolaev moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Nikolaev's head but Nikolaev sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Nikolaev feinted with a counter takedown.
Iron Tyson walks into a left hand.
Iron Tyson lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Iron Tyson jabs Nikolaev to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Iron Tyson lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
It looked like Nikolaev wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson throws an off balance right hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Volya Nikolaev has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nice jab there from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Nikolaev avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Nikolaev shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson shows good takedown defense.

Iron Tyson has closed the distance and engaged Nikolaev in a clinch.

Nikolaev manages to break the clinch.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Iron Tyson lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a series of punches.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Nikolaev appears to be looking for a counter takedown.
Nikolaev takes one on the button.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Nikolaev appears to be looking for a big counter.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Iron Tyson does it's job there.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries a low kick but Nikolaev avoids it.
Nikolaev slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Nice jab there from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson cracks Nikolaev with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Nikolaev shoots in looking for a takedown but Iron Tyson manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Nikolaev's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Volya Nikolaev. That's going to take a lot out of him.
A cross from Iron Tyson lands.
Iron Tyson lunges at Nikolaev with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Nikolaev's hand.
Iron Tyson lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Nikolaev shoots in for a double leg but Iron Tyson sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.

Iron Tyson clinches.

And that's the end of the fight!
Shogun Iron Tyson comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Iron Tyson has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 46:49
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 46:49
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight 47:48

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

Shogun Iron Tyson is the new lightweight champion!
Shogun Iron Tyson decided to hype himself up post fight. It was going well but he went on about it a bit too long and the crowd turned on him a little.
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G S C G energy
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hype
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pop
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FIGHT
RATING
61%

 

Event: CEC 573     
Date:   Mar 07, 2018

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Sergey Panikov (ranked 88 p4p, 14 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 101 p4p, 15 weight class). Panikov comes to the cage accompanied by Fighters. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

160 cm
39
145 lbs
35 - 17 - 0
165 cm
36
149 lbs
35 - 19 - 2
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 35 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Sergey Panikov!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 35 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Panikov.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Panikov.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws out a powerful jab.
Panikov misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Panikov.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Panikov slips the punch.
It looked like Panikov wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Panikov on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Panikov tries a head kick but it misses.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Panikov throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Panikov throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Panikov moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Panikov is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Iron Tyson cracks Panikov with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Panikov throws a right and a left that both miss.
Iron Tyson throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Panikov on the side of the head.
Panikov looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Panikov.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Panikov moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Panikov scores with a punch to the head.
Panikov tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Panikov.
Iron Tyson avoids the head kick by Panikov.
Panikov throws a head kick that misses.
Panikov misses with a wild combination.
Panikov throws a right hand that Iron Tyson ducks under and follows up with a left that Iron Tyson also avoids with ease.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Panikov.
Nice uppercut lands for Iron Tyson. That snapped Panikov's head back.
Iron Tyson keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Panikov throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Panikov fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
Donk. Iron Tyson catches Panikov right on the button with a cross.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson just manages to avoid a counter high kick fromPanikov.
Iron Tyson lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A left lands for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
A looping hook to the body misses from Panikov. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Panikov throws the kick towards the body but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Iron Tyson slips a jab and a cross from Panikov.
Jab, jab by Panikov - just one landing.
Iron Tyson is landing a lot of head punches in this opening round! Panikov had better start moving his head a bit unless he wants his face to turn into pâté.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick nicely.
Iron Tyson might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Iron Tyson lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Panikov will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Panikov connects with a body shot.
Panikov slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Panikov seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.
Panikov takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Panikov misses with a series of wild punches.
Panikov ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
A slow jab from Panikov misses its intended target.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Panikov slips a jab and a cross from Iron Tyson.
Panikov takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Panikov takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Panikov cracks Iron Tyson with a good jab.
Panikov throws a jab but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a low kick as Panikov jumps back.
Panikov misses with a hook.
Panikov misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Panikov throws a jab but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Panikov walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.
Panikov misses with a lunging right hand
and Iron Tyson connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Panikov ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Panikov throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Panikov misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Panikov.
Panikov with a jab.
Panikov displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
Panikov is working Iron Tyson over against the cage.
Iron Tyson cracks Panikov with a nice body shot.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Panikov avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Panikov blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson works on Panikov's body with a couple of short punches.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Panikov uses good head movement to avoid it.
Panikov lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Panikov lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
I was talking to Panikov's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Panikov scores with a nice hook to the head.
Iron Tyson tries to work over Panikov's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Panikov.
Panikov prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Sergey Panikov will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
A punch combination from Panikov misses.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Panikov's corner calls for a 1-2. Panikov obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Panikov swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Panikov takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Panikov misses with a right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Panikov jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
We are yet to see a takedown attempt from Iron Tyson in the fight. On paper you would think he is the more dominant ground fighter so let's see if these unusual tactics pay off.
A jab from Panikov misses.
Panikov looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Panikov misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Panikov moves out of range.
Panikov ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Panikov lands with a right hand.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson moves into range and connects with a jab.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Panikov throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Panikov.
Panikov checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
A big left from Panikov misses.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Good standup being displayed there by Panikov as he connects with a hook.
Panikov looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Panikov does a little dance to reset his feet.
Panikov pulls out of a head kick attempt.
The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
Iron Tyson takes a head kick and shrugs it off.
Panikov misses with the combination.
A swing and a miss from Panikov.
Panikov takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Panikov.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Panikov was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
An attempted straight right counter from Panikov misses the target.
A telegraphed right hand from Panikov misses the target.
Iron Tyson is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Panikov with a body shot.
Panikov walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Panikov.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Panikov strikes.
Panikov takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Panikov jabs at Iron Tyson's body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Panikov is avoiding it.
Iron Tyson lands with a shot to the body.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
An attempted straight right counter from Panikov misses the target.
Panikov takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Panikov moves out of range.
Panikov misses with a jab, cross combination.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Panikov throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Panikov swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Panikov throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Panikov needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
Panikov pivots, looking for a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range and Panikov settles back down.
Panikov tries to clinch up.
Iron Tyson fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Panikov is having none of it.
Iron Tyson lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Iron Tyson connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson is looking for the big counter here.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Panikov tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Panikov counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Panikov ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Panikov throws a right and a left that both miss.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Iron Tyson cracks Panikov with a good jab.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Nice shot by Panikov.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Panikov.
A big left from Panikov misses.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Panikov is out of range.
Iron Tyson lands a lovely overhand right.
Panikov moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Panikov throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Iron Tyson keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Panikov ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Panikov.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Panikov keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Panikov jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Panikov waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Panikov moved out of range.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Panikov is out of range.
Iron Tyson scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Panikov doesn't seem bothered though.
Panikov throws a head kick that misses.
Panikov scores with the left hand. Iron Tyson knows he should have avoided that one.
Panikov shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Panikov sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Panikov tries to clinch but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
Iron Tyson is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
A little feinted left hand from Panikov on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Panikov moves out of range.
Panikov is looking to counter punch.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson tests Panikov's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Panikov uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Panikov rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Iron Tyson moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Panikov.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action. This is the final round!


Jab from Iron Tyson.
Panikov takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Panikov takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Panikov throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Panikov moves out of range of the strikes.
The fight stays on the outside here - Panikov looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson clobbers Panikov with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Panikov is out of range.
Panikov is looking to counter with head kicks.
A slapping body kick lands there for Panikov.
Panikov throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Panikov throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Panikov uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Panikov slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Panikov.
A looping hook to the body misses from Panikov. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Panikov counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A swing and a miss from Panikov.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Panikov misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping right hand.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Panikov's defenses.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Panikov throws a half hearted mid kick.
Panikov with a jab.
Panikov moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Panikov bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.

Panikov clinches up against the cage.
Panikov is looking to control Iron Tyson's arms but Iron Tyson gets an underhook and turns him. Now Panikov has his back to the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands with a light punch inside.
Panikov fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A head punch on the inside from Panikov fails to land.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Panikov avoiding damage.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Panikov misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Panikov.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Panikov.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand that snaps the head of Panikov backwards.
Panikov lands a right hand.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Panikov misses with a hook to the ribs.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Panikov working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Panikov has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Panikov's elbow.
Panikov wants to stall.
Panikov trying to stall but Iron Tyson improves his position.
Panikov misses with a shot to the kidneys.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Panikov blocks it.
Iron Tyson lands a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson trying to control the position but instead, Panikov has worked for underhooks and has pushed Iron Tyson into the cage.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Panikov lands a body shot in the clinch.
Panikov misses with a short punch on the inside.
Panikov blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Panikov swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Panikov pushes Iron Tyson back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson scores with a shot to the side of Panikov's head.
Panikov lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Panikov blocking some punches.
Panikov effectively controlling the action here.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Panikov lands a left hand.
Panikov lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Iron Tyson lands with a short punch from the clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Panikov tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Panikov lands an uppercut.
Panikov is trying to stall.
Iron Tyson struggles to land a body shot inside as Panikov controls his hands.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Panikov misses with a short punch on the inside.
A head punch on the inside from Panikov fails to land.
Panikov avoiding damage.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Panikov's elbow.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Panikov blocks it.
Sergey Panikov has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Panikov lands a shot to the body.
Panikov tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Iron Tyson.

And that's the end of the fight!
I would just about give that final round to Shogun Iron Tyson.
I think Iron Tyson has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. 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 Frank Antenori scores the fight 29:28
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 27:30
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 27:30

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

Shogun Iron Tyson tried to hype himself up post fight but didn't word it too well and it ended up with him sounding like a bit of a tool.
Sergey Panikov spoke after the fight, saying 'Haha I am shit.sorry'.
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RATING
82%

 

Event: CEC 566     
Date:   Jan 31, 2018

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 123 p4p, 21 weight class) and Dag Daghammar (ranked 602 p4p, 81 weight class). Iron Tyson comes into the arena with Slaughterouse - Party blaring out of the sound system. Daghammar has chosen Just like that - Dregen as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

165 cm
36
149 lbs
34 - 19 - 2
185 cm
29
165 lbs
21 - 8 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 34 wins, 19 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Dag Daghammar!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Timothy Bukovac and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Daghammar misses with a straight right.
Daghammar misses with an uppercut.
Daghammar keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Daghammar slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Daghammar slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.

Daghammar gets tackled into the cage by Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson maintains the clinch.
A head punch on the inside from Daghammar fails to land.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch to the body.
We can't be sure of the tactics at this early stage but we have heard that Daghammar has been working on his takedowns a lot in the buildup to the fight and we can only assume he's going to look to take this to the mat.
A battle for position here, against the cage.
Daghammar lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Iron Tyson or not.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Daghammar tries to stall but Iron Tyson uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Daghammar is trying to break free.
Daghammar tries a body shot but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Daghammar tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Still in the clinch, Daghammar scores with a nice short uppercut.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Daghammar.
Iron Tyson lands with a short shot to the head.
Daghammar lands a nice uppercut.
Daghammar blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Daghammar blocking some punches.
Daghammar struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson lands on the inside with an uppercut.
A nice right hand lands inside from Daghammar.
Iron Tyson lands with a left to the head.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Daghammar avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Iron Tyson tries to work over Daghammar's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Daghammar misses with a shot to the kidneys.
A nice right hand lands inside from Iron Tyson.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
The referee is keeping an eye on Daghammar - much more stalling and he will separate the fighters.
A bit of stalling here from Daghammar.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Daghammar misses with some punches.
A short right from Daghammar on the inside.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Daghammar working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson pushes Daghammar back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Daghammar is trying to slow down the pace of the fight but Iron Tyson is keeping busy.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch in the clinch.
Daghammar struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the kidneys.

Daghammar breaks from the clinch.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Daghammar slips the punch.
A little jabbing left from Daghammar on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Daghammar avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson is really struggling to find his range with his punches. Daghammar's reach advantage is clearly causing him problems.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A punch combination from Daghammar misses.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Daghammar moves away
and Daghammar connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Daghammar takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Daghammar walks into a left hand.
Daghammar fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Daghammar saw that one coming.
Daghammar uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Daghammar misses the jab.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Daghammar manages to avoid it.
Daghammar misses with a few strikes there.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Daghammar should have avoided that one.
Daghammar waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Daghammar let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Daghammar takes one to the chin there.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Daghammar looks to land a combination but Iron Tyson avoids it well.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Daghammar.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
letting Daghammar counter with a right hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Daghammar counters with a stiff right hand.
Iron Tyson jabs at Daghammar's body.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Daghammar manages to avoid it.
Daghammar misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand right.
Daghammar uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Daghammar is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Iron Tyson.
Daghammar takes one on the button.
Daghammar misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Daghammar's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Daghammar misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Daghammar's head back.
Iron Tyson cracks Daghammar with a right hand to the side of the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Daghammar keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Daghammar walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Daghammar is just out of range.
Daghammar moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
A little jabbing left from Daghammar on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Daghammar sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Daghammar circles away from the clinch attempt.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Daghammar throws out a counter right but Iron Tyson avoids it with no problem.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson tests Daghammar's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Daghammar is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Daghammar lets the fists fly and connects with a left straight followed by a right hook.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Daghammar walks into a straight right hand from Iron Tyson.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Daghammar checks a leg kick.
Daghammar lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
Daghammar takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Iron Tyson moves into range and connects with a jab.
Daghammar defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Daghammar appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Daghammar throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
Iron Tyson lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Daghammar's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Daghammar.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson jabs Daghammar to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Daghammar slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Daghammar's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Daghammar! But no joy.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Daghammar waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Daghammar was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Daghammar doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Daghammar fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Daghammar does a little dance to reset his feet.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson connects with a single shot there.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
Daghammar looks like he wants to counter punch here.

Iron Tyson darts in and clinches Daghammar up against the cage.

Daghammar breaks the clinch.
Daghammar walks into a straight right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands with an uppercut that bounces Daghammar off the cage and back into range.
Daghammar gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Daghammar moved out of range.
Daghammar throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Some wild striking there from Daghammar.
Shogun Iron Tyson is winning the standup battle so far.
Daghammar takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Daghammar has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Nice defenses there by Daghammar.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson fails with an attempt to clinch.
A nice side step and Daghammar releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Daghammar moves out of range.
Iron Tyson digs a good hook to Daghammar's body.
Daghammar lands a slapping body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Daghammar throws a lazy uppercut
and Iron Tyson counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Daghammar missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
It really doesn't seem like the step up in weight is hurting Iron Tyson here at all. He's more than holding his own against the bigger man.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson walks into a stiff left hand from Daghammar.
Daghammar keeps the fight on the outside.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Daghammar.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Daghammar is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Daghammar might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Iron Tyson stuns Daghammar with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Daghammar throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Daghammar moves out of range.
Daghammar misses with an uppercut
and Iron Tyson counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Daghammar throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Daghammar.
The fighters circling - Daghammar throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson cracks Daghammar with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson moves to clinch but Daghammar breaks away
and Daghammar counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that second round.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. This is the final round!


Daghammar takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.

Iron Tyson clinches.

Daghammar's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Iron Tyson avoids a punch combination nicely.
Iron Tyson looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Daghammar.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Daghammar moves away.
Daghammar uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Daghammar can do to turn this around?
Iron Tyson punishes Daghammar's body with a nice straight punch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson connects with the punch.
Daghammar displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Daghammar counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Daghammar's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Daghammar scrambles back to his feet.
Daghammar walks into a jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Daghammar counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Iron Tyson cracks Daghammar with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Nice shot lands for Iron Tyson.
Daghammar takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Daghammar looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Daghammar swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Daghammar at a distance.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Daghammar takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Daghammar blocks a jab.
Daghammar takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Daghammar's midsection.
Iron Tyson cracks Daghammar with an open hand slap.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Daghammar is just out of range.
Iron Tyson lands the left hand.
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Iron Tyson scores with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Daghammar ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
Daghammar takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Daghammar needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
Iron Tyson connects with the punch.
Daghammar thows a left - swing and a miss!
Daghammar needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
Iron Tyson thuds a left hand into Daghammar's body.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Daghammar's head but Daghammar sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson has not gone for a single takedown so far in this fight, which seems like a very strange tactic when you consider that he has the superior wrestling and BJJ.
Daghammar throws a big shot that misses.
Dag Daghammar has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Daghammar takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Iron Tyson lands a jab followed by a nice looking cross.
Daghammar lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Iron Tyson circles away quickly and effectively.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Daghammar.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson scores with the left hand. Daghammar knows he should have avoided that one.

Iron Tyson gets a clinch.
Daghammar blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Iron Tyson prevents Daghammar from breaking the clinch.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Daghammar.
Daghammar blocks an uppercut.
Daghammar tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
A battle for position here, against the cage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Daghammar takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Daghammar.
Daghammar scores with a shoulder strike.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson lands a hook that snaps the head of Daghammar backwards.
Daghammar misses with a punch to the body.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson - that landed with a thud.
Iron Tyson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a body shot in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson scores with a shot to the side of Daghammar's head.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
Daghammar swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.

Daghammar manages to break the clinch.

Iron Tyson has closed the distance and engaged Daghammar in a clinch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.

And that's the end of the fight!
Shogun Iron Tyson showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Iron Tyson has outscored his opponent in every aspect of the fight today. Only a scarily incompetent judge or two will keep him from a well deserved win... 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 Frank Antenori scores the fight 30:27
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight 30:27
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

In his post fight interview, Shogun Iron Tyson started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.
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RATING
75%

 

Event: CEC 561     
Date:   Dec 27, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 44 p4p, 9 weight class) and Volya Nikolaev (ranked 147 p4p, 24 weight class). Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Nikolaev is bobbing his head along to his entrance song: Fever . I'm sure you'll be fascinated to know that I was talking to some pointless Z list celebrity before the fight and he thought that Volya Nikolaev was going to win. Let's see if he was right.

165 cm
36
149 lbs
34 - 18 - 2
170 cm
37
165 lbs
38 - 27 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 34 wins, 18 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 38 wins, 27 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Volya Nikolaev!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Frank Antenori and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nikolaev lands with a cross.
A jab from Nikolaev misses.
Nikolaev rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Iron Tyson moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Nikolaev moved out of range.
Nikolaev changes levels for a counter takedown but doesn't follow through with his attempt.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nikolaev ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Nikolaev lands with a hook. Iron Tyson tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Nikolaev misses with an uppercut.
Nikolaev takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Iron Tyson defending well as Nikolaev loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Nikolaev shoots in with a takedown attempt and he has Iron Tyson pinned against the cage. Iron Tyson gets the underhooks and manages to circle away.

Nikolaev shoots in for a takedown from distance. He catches Iron Tyson napping and manages to drive through into side control!
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Nikolaev scores with punches from side control.
Iron Tyson takes a couple of big shots there - the referee warns him that he has to defend himself better.
Iron Tyson struggling a bit here.
Nikolaev wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson struggling a bit here.
Iron Tyson is not content to let Nikolaev control the position.
Iron Tyson parries the strikes from Nikolaev easily there. Nikolaev is wary of posturing up too much because it might enable Iron Tyson to escape.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Iron Tyson struggling a bit here.
Nikolaev lands a decent elbow from side control.
Nikolaev in side control, trying to ground and pound but not landing this time.
Iron Tyson seems a little lost for a moment, as Nikolaev dominates the positioning.
Iron Tyson tries to bench press Nikolaev off him but Nikolaev keeps the position.
Iron Tyson is trying to get back to half guard. He's pushing on Nikolaev's leg. He's managed it. Nice work.
Nikolaev looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev thows a huge punch but Iron Tyson dodges it nicely.
Nikolaev looks to land a strike but Iron Tyson avoids it nicely and regains full guard.
Nikolaev trying to land body shots but he keeps hitting the mat.
Nikolaev distracts Iron Tyson with his right hand and drops a big elbow with his other arm.
Iron Tyson keeping moving, preventing Nikolaev from controlling successfully.
Nikolaev is looking to work some ground and pound but Iron Tyson has wrist control.
Iron Tyson is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Nikolaev is controlling him.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Iron Tyson utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Iron Tyson preventing the ground and pound from doing any damage.
A big thud reverberates around the arena there as Nikolaev accidentally thumps the mat. Hopefully he's not broken his hand.
Iron Tyson wants to sweep here but Nikolaev controlling him for the moment.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Iron Tyson uses the cage to get back to his feet.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Nikolaev counters with a nice uppercut.
Iron Tyson scores with a decent looking hook.
Iron Tyson throws a nice looking combination but Nikolaev bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Nikolaev takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Nikolaev closes this distance looking for a takedown but Iron Tyson circles away.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Nikolaev with a jab.

Iron Tyson has taken the fight to the clinch.
Nikolaev landing knees to the head.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson cracks Nikolaev with a nice body shot.
Nikolaev lands with a light punch inside.
Nikolaev struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Nikolaev working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Nikolaev trying to control the position but instead, Iron Tyson has worked for underhooks and has pushed Nikolaev into the cage.
Nikolaev is trying to drag Iron Tyson to the mat but Iron Tyson just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Volya Nikolaev.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev lands a shoulder strike.
Iron Tyson lands a nice uppercut.
Nikolaev misses with a hook from the clinch.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Nikolaev throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Iron Tysons head.

Nikolaev breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Nikolaev.
And Nikolaev tries to counter it with a takedown but Iron Tyson pushes his down on his head and steps out.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Nikolaev moves out of range.
Nikolaev throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Nikolaev waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.

Iron Tyson rushes Nikolaev and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
Nikolaev working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson prevents a takedown attempt there.

Iron Tyson breaks the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Volya Nikolaev will probably get the nod.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.



Nikolaev drives through with a takedown into Iron Tyson's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
Nikolaev trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Iron Tyson wants to sweep but no luck.
Nikolaev wants to control from the top but Iron Tyson keeps moving.
Nikolaev preventing the sweep.
Nikolaev postures up in Iron Tyson's guard and throws a big left but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Nikolaev controls the pace of the fight for a moment.
Nikolaev stands up over Iron Tyson, holding his feet. He dives back in and lands a decent shot to the head.
Nikolaev postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Nikolaev lands a couple of digs.
Nikolaev is looking to work some ground and pound but Iron Tyson has wrist control.
Iron Tyson is trying to keep Nikolaev in close.
Nikolaev throwing strikes but missing.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nikolaev is just sitting in guard, looking to avoid any submissions.
Nikolaev distracts Iron Tyson with his right hand and drops a big elbow with his other arm.
Nikolaev sitting in guard, not really doing much.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Nikolaev is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Nikolaev landing some decent shots from guard.
Iron Tyson tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Iron Tyson wants to stand but Nikolaev is controlling the position.
Nikolaev looking to pass the guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are hurling abuse towards the fighters... You can hardly blame them though because there isn't a lot going on in the fight.
Nikolaev stands up over Iron Tyson, holding his feet. He dives back in and lands a decent shot to the head.
Nikolaev trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Nikolaev stands and throws Iron Tyson's legs to the side, diving into side control.
Iron Tyson manages to get one leg in to regain half guard.
Nikolaev takes advantage of the dominant position to land a couple of big hammer fists.
Nikolaev thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Iron Tyson's head.
Volya Nikolaev has got the better of the ground game so far.
Nikolaev missing with the ground and pound from half guard.
Ground and pound from Nikolaev.
Nikolaev wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Iron Tyson wants to control but Nikolaev is keeping busy and won't allow it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Nikolaev wants to work for an arm triangle but Iron Tyson is really keeping half guard well and defending the submission attempt.
Nikolaev looks to score some points with some ground and pound.
Nikolaev is keeping good posture, landing some ground and pound.
Nikolaev missing with some ground and pound from the half guard.
Iron Tyson pushes Nikolaev off looking to stand but Nikolaev dives back in and keeps control.
Nikolaev takes advantage of the dominant position to land a couple of big hammer fists.

Nikolaev is looking for a kimura but Iron Tyson is holding onto that half guard position, so it's hard for Nikolaev to get the leverage.
The referee walks around the fighters to get a better view of the action. Nikolaev lands a nice short elbow.
Iron Tyson taking some punishment here, with Nikolaev in his half guard.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep. Nikolaev is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Nikolaev working Iron Tyson over with strikes.
Nikolaev wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping him busy.
Iron Tyson is trying to stand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.
Nikolaev takes advantage of the dominant position to land a couple of big hammer fists.
Nikolaev seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Iron Tyson does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Iron Tyson wants to control but Nikolaev is keeping busy and won't allow it.
Nikolaev working some ground and pound from close in. He's looking to maintain this position and strike for a while by the looks of things... although he'll probably advance to full mount in a minute now I've said that.
Iron Tyson on the receiving end of some nice ground and pound.
Nikolaev slips a nice elbow through Iron Tyson's hands, connecting with Iron Tyson's forehead.

Iron Tyson manages to escape and get back to his feet!
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Nikolaev lands a nice hook to Iron Tyson's body. Iron Tyson takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Nikolaev looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Nikolaev ducked under it nicely.
Nikolaev fails with a takedown attempt.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Nikolaev is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev scores with a punch to the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Volya Nikolaev showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action. This is the final round!


Nikolaev avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Nikolaev misses with a hook.
Nikolaev has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson takes one on the button.
Nikolaev shoots in but Iron Tyson avoids the takedown attempt easily.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Iron Tyson connects with a single shot there.
Nikolaev misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Nice uppercut there from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the head.

Nikolaev closes the distance and scores a nice trip takedown into half guard. Iron Tyson did well to prevent Nikolaev getting side control.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Nikolaev winds up and cracks Iron Tyson with a swinging punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson makes his way to full guard. A much better position for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Nikolaev.
Iron Tyson looking to control but Nikolaev passes into half guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is staying active underneath Nikolaev, who seems content to just control the action from this position.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to full guard.
Iron Tyson looks like he's trying to stand up.
Iron Tyson is trying to maintain the position but Nikolaev is very close to passing his half guard.

Nikolaev looking for a kimura but he'll have to free his other leg if he wants to finish that. Perhaps he's just using it as a distraction technique.
Iron Tyson won't allow Nikolaev to pass to mount.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
My god... these two guys really need to pick up the pace or everyone will leave to go get a beer.

Nikolaev seems to be looking for submissions.
Iron Tyson gets back to full guard.
Iron Tyson working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Nikolaev.
Nikolaev trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Nikolaev lands a couple of decent looking shots.
Nikolaev missing there with some ground and pound from the guard.
Nikolaev is intent on slowing down the pace of the fight, simply looking to control.
Iron Tyson looking to sweep here. No luck so far.
Iron Tyson is avoiding any damage by keeping wrist control.

Nikolaev thinks about going for a leg but decides against it, in order to maintain the position.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev engaging in some classic timewasting tactics.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Nikolaev avoids it easily.
Nikolaev throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Nikolaev moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Nikolaev throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Nikolaev throws a body shot but no joy.
Nikolaev throws a right hand that Iron Tyson ducks under and follows up with a left that Iron Tyson also avoids with ease.
Nikolaev lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Iron Tyson circles away quickly and effectively.
Nikolaev ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Nikolaev misses with a double jab.
A punch combination from Nikolaev misses.
Nikolaev takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Nikolaev takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.

Iron Tyson clinches up with Nikolaev and pushes him back against the cage.
Volya Nikolaev is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nikolaev lands a nice uppercut.
Nikolaev looking to stall.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Nikolaev is trying to work for a single leg takedown but Iron Tyson pulls him back up using the underhooks.
Nikolaev blocks an uppercut.
Nikolaev has dropped down and is looking to force the takedown but it's defended by Iron Tyson after a bit of a struggle.
I was talking to Iron Tyson's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Volya Nikolaev.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson lands with a short shot to the head.
Nikolaev blocks a body shot from Iron Tyson.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Iron Tyson.
Nikolaev misses with an elbow strike.
Nikolaev fails to pull the fight into his guard.
Nikolaev is trying to drag Iron Tyson to the mat but Iron Tyson just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.
Iron Tyson tries to work over Nikolaev's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Nikolaev has hold of a leg and is looking for a trip takedown. Iron Tyson avoids it nicely though and we remain in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands with a short punch from the clinch.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Shogun Iron Tyson.
I think Nikolaev has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. 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 Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 29:28
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 28:29
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight 27:30

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Volya Nikolaev!

An out of breath Volya Nikolaev thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
In defeat, Shogun Iron Tyson stepped up to the mic, saying 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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Event: CEC 558     
Date:   Dec 06, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 9 p4p, 3 weight class) and Jolly Leg Byrd (ranked 51 p4p, 11 weight class). Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Both these guys have really solid chins. Will we see a standup war or will they both decide that a knockout is unlikely and try to win the fight elsewhere?

165 cm
35
149 lbs
34 - 17 - 2
172 cm
33
151 lbs
27 - 11 - 2
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 34 wins, 17 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 11 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Jolly Leg Byrd!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Jack Bonds and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Byrd has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Iron Tyson finds it's way round the side to connect with Byrd's head.
Byrd throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Iron Tyson stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Byrd slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Byrd moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Byrd swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Iron Tyson blocks the body kick.
We've been told by Iron Tyson's head coaches at Canadian Elite Bruins Gym that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Byrd throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
A low kick from Byrd is predictable there
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Byrd throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
Iron Tyson has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Byrd.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Byrd lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Iron Tyson has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Iron Tyson and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Byrd rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.
Byrd misses with a looping left.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Byrd catches Iron Tyson with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson walks into a straight right hand from Byrd.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick from Byrd.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Iron Tyson looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Byrd saw that one coming.
Byrd thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Byrd misses the jab.
Iron Tyson lands with a straight right. Byrd didn't see that one coming.
Byrd bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Byrd darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Byrd looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Byrd takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Byrd misses with a leg kick.
Byrd tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Byrd.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Byrd.
Byrd bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Iron Tyson's head backwards.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Byrd shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Byrd connects with a single shot there.
Byrd ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Byrd waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Byrd ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Byrd sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Byrd throws a low kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
Byrd throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Byrd ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Byrd attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Byrd is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Byrd looks for the body kick but Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson thuds a left hand into Byrd's body.
Byrd tries to land a front kick but Iron Tyson steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Byrd moves out of range.
Byrd scores with a jab. Iron Tyson acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Byrd throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Byrd counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Byrd blocks a jab.
Byrd uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Byrd fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Byrd slips the punch.
Byrd throws a body kick that misses.
Byrd throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Byrd is just out of range.
Iron Tyson takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Byrd circles away from the clinch attempt.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Byrd lands with a thumping leg kick.
Iron Tyson fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
A telegraphed right hand from Byrd misses the target.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Byrd moves out of range.
Iron Tyson stuns Byrd with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Byrd slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Byrd blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Byrd digs a good hook to Iron Tyson's body.
Byrd swats away the attempt to clinch by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Byrd uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Byrd pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Byrd.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Byrd.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Byrd.
Byrd is landing a lot of head punches in this opening round! Iron Tyson had better start moving his head a bit unless he wants his face to turn into pâté.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch successfully.
Byrd tries to stall but Iron Tyson uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Byrd lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
A short right from Iron Tyson on the inside.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Byrd.
Byrd can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Byrd lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand.
A head punch on the inside from Byrd fails to land.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jolly Leg Byrd dominated that round.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Byrd slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Byrd throws a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Byrd throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Byrd connects with an inside leg kick.
Nice uppercut there from Iron Tyson.
Byrd fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Byrd dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Byrd.
Jolly Leg Byrd seems to be getting the better of the standup.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice looking left hook and follows it up with an uppercut!
Iron Tyson walks into a left hand.
Byrd takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson is really struggling to find his range with his punches. Byrd's reach advantage is clearly causing him problems.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Byrd's belly button to the back.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Byrd throws out a leg kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range and Byrd only half commits.
Byrd throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Byrd takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Iron Tyson fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Byrd on the side of the head.
Byrd moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Byrd! But no joy.
Byrd throws a body kick that misses.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Byrd paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a lovely overhand right.
Byrd throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
It looked like Iron Tyson was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Byrd.
Byrd slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand right.
Byrd will have to do better than that with his takedown attempts.
Byrd uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Byrd throws a wild body kick that Iron Tyson sees coming a mile off.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Byrd blocks it.
Byrd steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from Iron Tyson.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Byrd misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
A telegraphed right hand from Byrd misses the target.
Byrd throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Byrd scores with a sloppy right hand. Iron Tyson should have avoided that one.
Byrd is looking to land body kicks.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Byrd connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Iron Tyson momentarily.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Byrd looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Byrd avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Byrd scores with a nice body kick.
A nice leg kick lands there from Byrd.
Byrd bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Byrd is just out of range.
And Byrd responds with a good body kick, but Iron Tyson manages to step out the way in time.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Byrd paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Byrd throws a wild body kick that Iron Tyson sees coming a mile off.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Byrd.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Byrd manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Byrd throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Byrd misses with a low kick.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Byrd darts in and out, connecting with a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
A shot to the body from Byrd misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Byrd throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses the body punch
and Byrd counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Good body shot from Byrd.
Iron Tyson lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Byrd is leaning against Iron Tyson and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Byrd gets through Iron Tyson's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Byrd tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.
Byrd lands with a right to the head.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Byrd misses with a hook from the clinch.
A short left from Byrd.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson - that landed with a thud.
Byrd doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Byrd's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Byrd presses Iron Tyson against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Jolly Leg Byrd seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Byrd lands a body shot in the clinch.
Byrd blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Byrd throws a head punch that misses.
Still in the clinch, Iron Tyson scores with a nice short uppercut.
Byrd misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands with a light punch inside.
Byrd blocks a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Byrd tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Byrd blocks it.
Byrd misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Byrd.
Iron Tyson is leaning against Byrd and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Byrd throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Byrd misses the shot to the body.
Byrd lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.
Byrd tries to clinch up.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Byrd was well out of range.
Byrd let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Byrd throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Byrd throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Iron Tyson keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
A jab lands there for Byrd.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Byrd misses with a body kick.
Byrd takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up.
Byrd takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Iron Tyson connects with a jab.
Byrd ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
A bone on bone clash there as Iron Tyson blocks the leg kick.
Byrd jabs Iron Tyson right on the nose. Iron Tyson blinks but takes it well.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Byrd misses with a kick to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Byrd connects with a body shot.
Byrd tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Byrd throws a quick inside leg kick.
Byrd scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
The crowd cheers as Byrd lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
Byrd swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Byrd.
Byrd bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Iron Tyson scores with a decent looking hook.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
Iron Tyson fails with an attempt to clinch.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Byrd connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Byrd uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Byrd moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch there but Byrd circles away.
A lazy left from Byrd finds it's target.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Iron Tyson crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Byrd - the referee stops the clock and Iron Tyson gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Byrd. Iron Tyson manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Iron Tyson takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Byrd ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A slow jab from Byrd misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Byrd blocks it.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Byrd moved out of range.
Byrd moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Byrd jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Nice uppercut there from Iron Tyson.
Nice defenses there by Byrd.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up.
Byrd tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Byrd looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
A solid leg kick lands there for Byrd.
Byrd throws a nice inside leg kick.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Iron Tyson blocks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
The fighters circling - Byrd throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Byrd throws a wild body kick that Iron Tyson sees coming a mile off.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Byrd moves out of range.
Byrd misses with an uppercut.
Byrd avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Byrd's defenses.
Byrd jabs at Iron Tyson's body.
Byrd moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Byrd feints and then cracks Iron Tyson's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Iron Tyson down.
Byrd lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Iron Tyson doesn't manage to clinch there - Byrd circles away.
Byrd lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Byrd connects with an inside leg kick.
Byrd misses the shot to the body.
Byrd chopping away at his opponent's legs.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Byrd misses with a low kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Byrd moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Byrd slips under a jab.
Byrd lands a nice shot that snaps Iron Tyson's head back.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Byrd.
Byrd slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Byrd throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Byrd misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Byrd connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Iron Tyson's hands.
Byrd doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Iron Tyson gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Byrd tries to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson saw it coming and moves away.
Byrd dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Byrd feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Iron Tyson's calf.
Byrd staying out of range there.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jolly Leg Byrd really dominated that round.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Byrd throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Byrd's head but Byrd sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Byrd wants to counter with a clinch but Iron Tyson pushes him away.
Byrd looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Byrd moved out of range.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Byrd uses good head movement to avoid it.
Byrd looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.

Byrd gets tackled into the cage by Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson maintains the clinch.
Byrd blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Byrd.
Byrd lands with a short shot to the head.

Byrd pulls Iron Tyson into guard.
Iron Tyson tries to stand but Byrd is controlling from the bottom.
Byrd trying to control the position here.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson trying to control but Byrd is working from the bottom.
Byrd is controlling Iron Tyson's posture.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Byrd is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Byrd being controlled here, momentarily.
The referee wants the fighters to be more active or he's going to reset them on the feet.
Jolly Leg Byrd is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.
Iron Tyson is fighting to break Byrd's control of his arms but Byrd is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.

The ref stands the fighters back up due to a lack of activity.
Byrd tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Iron Tyson paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Byrd with a jab.
Byrd takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Byrd throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Byrd ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Byrd throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Byrd's belly button to the back.
A good leg kick by Byrd.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Byrd moves out of range.
Byrd throws a big shot that misses.
Byrd misses with a kick to the body.
Byrd looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Byrd does a little dance to reset his feet.
Byrd keeps the fight on the outside.
It seemed like Byrd was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
letting Byrd counter with a right hand.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Byrd counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up but Byrd circles away and keeps his distance.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Byrd has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Byrd fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Byrd throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab. Byrd acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Iron Tyson takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
A looping hook to the body misses from Byrd. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Byrd ducked under it nicely.
A big left from Byrd misses.
Byrd gets off balance looking for a body kick
and Byrd takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Byrd.
Byrd takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Byrd throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
Byrd displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Byrd jabs Iron Tyson right on the nose. Iron Tyson blinks but takes it well.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson connects with a nice looking jab.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand right.
Byrd misses the jab.
Iron Tyson tried to counter with a leg kick but Byrd avoided it.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Byrd avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
Byrd with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Byrd circles away from the clinch attempt.
Byrd lands a glancing blow to the side of Iron Tyson's head.

Iron Tyson gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Iron Tyson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Byrd backwards.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Byrd blocking some punches.
Byrd blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Byrd avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close fourth round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business. This is the final round!


Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Jab by Iron Tyson.
Byrd misses with a wild body shot.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Byrd moves out of range.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
A good leg kick by Byrd.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Byrd avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Byrd's midsection.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Byrd has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Byrd there as he acknowledges the shot.
Byrd lands a glancing blow to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Byrd uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Byrd scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
A looping hook to the body misses from Byrd. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson throwing a counter right hand but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson tests Byrd's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Byrd is just out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Byrd was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Byrd sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Byrd looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Byrd throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.
Byrd buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Byrd will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Byrd saw that one coming.
Byrd works the jab nicely.
Byrd moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Byrd is out of range.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Byrd's belly button to the back.
Iron Tyson moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Byrd scores with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab, cross combination.
Byrd buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson works Byrd's body with a nice hook.
Byrd feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Iron Tyson's calf.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Byrd lands a slapping body shot.
Byrd lands the left hand.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Byrd.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Byrd avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Byrd doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Byrd ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Byrd with an uppercut!
Byrd misses with a low kick.
Byrd missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Byrd.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Byrd tries to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson saw it coming and moves away.
Iron Tyson works the jab nicely.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Byrd.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
Byrd defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
Byrd takes one on the button.
Byrd ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Byrd appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Byrd.
Byrd uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Byrd throws a body kick.
Byrd fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Byrd keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Byrd throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Byrd throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Byrd will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Byrd throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Byrd takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Byrd's head.
Byrd throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Byrd throws out a leg kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range and Byrd only half commits.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Byrd connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Byrd was well out of range.
Byrd appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice head shot.

Iron Tyson clinches up against the cage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson struggles to land a body shot inside as Byrd controls his hands.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Byrd uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson can't find room to land a body shot as Byrd controls the action.
Byrd blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
A nice left hand lands by Byrd.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson struggles to land a body shot inside as Byrd controls his hands.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Byrd uses good head movement to avoid it.
Byrd digs a right hand underneath Iron Tyson's ribcage. Iron Tyson let out a lung full of air as it connected.
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Byrd lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Byrd has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Shogun Iron Tyson.
I think Iron Tyson 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 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 47:48
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight 46:50
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 48:47

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Jolly Leg Byrd!

Jolly Leg Byrd is the new lightweight champion!
Our winner, Jolly Leg Byrd, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
Shogun Iron Tyson spoke after the fight, saying 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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RATING
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Event: CEC 554     
Date:   Nov 15, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Serge Spectre (ranked 8 p4p, 1 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 21 p4p, 2 weight class). Spectre comes into the arena with For Heavy Metal we will die! blaring out of the sound system. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

185 cm
35
158 lbs
30 - 10 - 0
165 cm
35
149 lbs
33 - 17 - 2
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 30 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Serge Spectre!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 33 wins, 17 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Frank Antenori and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Spectre swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
That kick from Spectre tenderised Iron Tyson's leg. Iron Tyson is trying to keep his angry face on.
Spectre swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Spectre uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.
Spectre misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Spectre connects with a crisp jab.
Spectre defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Spectre throws a big shot that misses.
Spectre connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Spectre.
Spectre throws a right hand that misses
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.
Spectre pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Iron Tyson back to the cage. Spectre follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
The fighters circling - Spectre throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Spectre thuds his right hand into Iron Tyson's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Spectre really does look like a pencil wearing a pair of gloves. Let's hope he has a gameplan to suit that ridiculous body shape.
Spectre throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Spectre slips under a jab.
Spectre lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre blocks it.
Spectre ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Spectre.
Spectre takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Spectre throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Spectre moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Spectre uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Spectre.
Spectre blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Spectre was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Spectre is looking light on his feet compared to last time was saw him fight.
Spectre keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
It looked like Spectre wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Spectre throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Spectre avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Spectre at a distance.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Spectre misses with an uppercut.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Spectre scores with a jab. Iron Tyson acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Iron Tyson blocks a head kick by Spectre.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Spectre uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Spectre misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Spectre misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson lunges at Spectre with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Spectre's hand.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Spectre was well out of range.
Iron Tyson defending well as Spectre loads up on a big left hand.
Spectre fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.

Spectre changes levels and drives through with a really nice takedown into side control. Iron Tyson looks really pissed at himself for not defending that better.

Iron Tyson throws Spectre to one side and escapes!
Spectre keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Spectre throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Spectre slips under a jab.
Spectre tries a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
A really sloppy takedown attempt there from Spectre.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Spectre moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Spectre misses with a straight left.
Spectre misses with a low kick.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Spectre is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
A slow jab from Spectre misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Spectre lands a glancing blow to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Spectre throws a lazy uppercut
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Spectre keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Spectre was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Spectre.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Spectre throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Spectre uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Spectre blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a nice looking combination but Spectre bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Spectre.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Spectre slips a jab from Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Spectre connects with a solid leg kick.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Spectre tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Spectre.
Iron Tyson swings away with a body shot that misses
and Spectre connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Iron Tyson avoids a punch combination nicely.
Iron Tyson walks into a jab.
Spectre pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Spectre's midsection.
Iron Tyson takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
The fighters circling - Spectre throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Spectre throws a head kick that misses.
Spectre misses with a body shot.
Jab from Spectre.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Serge Spectre will probably get the nod.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


A swing and a miss from Spectre.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Spectre.
Spectre takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Spectre is out of range.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
Spectre lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Spectre.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
A combination from Spectre does no damage.
Spectre uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Spectre shoots in and drives through. Iron Tyson sprawls well.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Spectre ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Spectre misses with the combination.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Spectre waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Spectre takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Spectre throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Spectre swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Spectre is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Spectre. Spectre obviously looking to wear him down.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Spectre avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson connects with a nice looking jab.
Spectre scores with a jab.
Spectre scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Spectre avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Spectre moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Spectre sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Spectre moves away and avoids it.
A quick step to the side and Spectre tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Spectre misses with a lunging right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight punch to the midsection.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice jab.
A jab from Spectre misses.
Spectre swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Spectre thumps Iron Tyson with a low kick.
Spectre looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Spectre.
A big right from Spectre misses.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Spectre throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
A head kick misses from Spectre.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Spectre.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Spectre moves out of range.
Iron Tyson digs a good body shot into Spectre's ribs.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Spectre staying out of range there.
Spectre misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
Spectre uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Spectre does a little dance to reset his feet.
Spectre throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Spectre displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Spectre half commits to a counter takedown before pushing away, out of range.
Spectre displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Spectre uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Spectre is looking to counter with head kicks.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Spectre.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Spectre was well out of range.
Nice straight punches there by Spectre. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Spectre.
Spectre throws a big shot that misses.
Spectre fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it well.
Iron Tyson clobbers Spectre with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Iron Tyson throws a predictable looking body shot
and Spectre connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Spectre misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Spectre.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Nice defenses there by Spectre.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Spectre.
Spectre throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Spectre thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson jabs at Spectre's body.
Spectre takes one on the button.
Iron Tyson works Spectre's body with a nice hook.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Spectre.
Spectre misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Spectre connects with the punch.
Spectre waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Spectre wants to slow Iron Tyson down by chopping away at his legs.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Spectre moves away and avoids it.
An attempted straight right counter from Spectre misses the target.
A low kick from Spectre is predictable there
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson lands with a two punch combination before moving back out of range.
Spectre slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Spectre walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Spectre avoids the punch easily.
Spectre is looking to counter punch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Spectre missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Spectre bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Spectre moved out of range nicely.
Spectre changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Spectre feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Iron Tysons jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
Spectre dives in and grabs Iron Tyson's left leg, looking for a takedown. Iron Tyson pushes down on Spectre's head and hops out.
Iron Tyson has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Spectre misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Spectre lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson digs a good hook to Spectre's body.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Spectre.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Spectre.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Spectre misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson defending well as Spectre loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Spectre to score with a decent uppercut.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Spectre lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Iron Tyson has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Iron Tyson and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Spectre slips the punch.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Spectre.
Spectre misses with a looping right.
Spectre throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Spectre is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.

Spectre looking for a takedown here - he's got it.
We could do with one of the fighters taking the initiative a bit more on the ground - they're both waiting to capitalize on a mistake.
Iron Tyson looking for a sweep. Not yet Iron Tyson, not yet.
Iron Tyson trying to keep a closed guard but Spectre is proving a slippery customer.

Iron Tyson has his foot on Spectre's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Spectre works his way back into a safe position though.
Spectre in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
A real slowdown in the pace of the fight for a moment, as Iron Tyson holds on and takes a little breather.
Iron Tyson preventing the ground and pound from doing any damage.
Spectre has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
Spectre sneaks a leg through and gets to half guard. That was like a knife through butter how easily he passed Iron Tyson's guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Spectre scoring with strikes to the body and head.
Spectre thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Iron Tyson's head.
Spectre takes advantage of the dominant position to land a couple of big hammer fists.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet.
Iron Tyson avoiding damage under a succession of punches from Spectre.
Spectre wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Spectre sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Iron Tyson defending well though.
Spectre thows a huge punch but Iron Tyson dodges it nicely.
Spectre working over Iron Tyson with some ground and pound. Iron Tyson looks like he wants out of this position, which is understandable.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Ground and pound from Spectre.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Spectre throwing shots but they're hitting the canvas more than the man.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Iron Tyson is looking to escape.
Iron Tyson avoiding damage under a succession of punches from Spectre.
Spectre lands strikes from half guard.
Iron Tyson slips a foot under and gets full guard. Nice work.
Spectre throwing strikes but missing.
Spectre stops Iron Tyson from standing up.
Spectre trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.

Spectre is holding a leg here, probably looking for an ankle lock - he drops back and goes for it! Iron Tyson is in trouble! Is it all over??? No! Iron Tyson has escaped and now he's on top!

Iron Tyson must be cautious of submissions here, given that his opponent has the superior Jiu Jitsu.
Spectre wants to sweep but no luck.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Spectre has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Iron Tyson can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Iron Tyson's corner is telling him to maintain position.
Iron Tyson slips effortlessly into side control - very nice.

Iron Tyson stands up and beckons Spectre to his feet.
Spectre throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
A big left from Spectre misses.
Spectre throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Spectre is using his reach advantage well here, landing the more effective single shots from range.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Spectre.
Spectre throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
Spectre staying out of range there.
Spectre pulls out of a head kick attempt.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Serge Spectre clearly takes that round.
That's time! Back to the action!


Spectre keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Spectre throws a chopping leg kick but Iron Tyson manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Iron Tyson throws a leg kick but Spectre checks it.
Spectre slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Spectre.
Iron Tyson tries to land a leg kick but Spectre saw it coming and moves away.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Spectre's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Spectre scrambles back to his feet.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Spectre sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
Spectre misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Spectre ducked under it nicely.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Spectre.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Spectre was well out of range.
Spectre throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.

Spectre shoots in for a takedown from distance. He catches Iron Tyson napping and manages to drive through into side control!
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson is trying to control Spectre's posture but Spectre avoids it.
Iron Tyson is trying to stand back up. He's worked his way up against the cage but Spectre has just dragged him back down to the mat.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Spectre in side control, just content to control the action for now.
Iron Tyson is trying to get back to his feet.
Iron Tyson is trying to improve his position.
Iron Tyson takes a big shot right to the temple there but he's taken it well.
Iron Tyson is looking to reverse the position.
Spectre throws a strike aimed at the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Iron Tyson is looking to work his way out of this bad position but Spectre is controlling him well.

Iron Tyson throws Spectre to one side and escapes!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Iron Tyson defending well as Spectre loads up on a big left hand.
Spectre moves out of range of the strikes.
Spectre blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
A slow jab from Spectre misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Spectre takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Spectre slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Spectre drops down looking for a counter takedown but Iron Tyson sprawls and moves away.
Spectre misses with a series of wild punches.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Spectre slips under a jab.
The step up in weight doesn't seem to be a problem for Iron Tyson. He's performing admirably here against the bigger man.
Iron Tyson with a hook.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Spectre on the side of the head.
Spectre bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Spectre ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
A swing and a miss from Spectre.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Spectre was well out of range.
Spectre misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Spectre saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson ducks right into an uppercut from Spectre.
Spectre punishes Iron Tyson's body with a nice straight punch.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Spectre counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
A slow jab from Spectre misses its intended target.
Spectre looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Spectre tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Spectre.
Iron Tyson with a hook.
Spectre looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Spectre chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Spectre throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
A combination from Spectre does no damage.
Iron Tyson jabs at Spectre's body.
Spectre throws out a leg kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range and Spectre only half commits.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Spectre misses the target.
Spectre moves forwards but Iron Tyson connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Spectre scores with a jab.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Spectre misses with a leg kick
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Spectre.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Spectre.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Spectre misses with a straight right.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Spectre moves away.
Spectre ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close fourth round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod - 10:9.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action. This is the final round!


A big right from Spectre misses.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Spectre tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Spectre.
Spectre misses with a takedown attempt - Iron Tyson sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
Spectre steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Spectre misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Spectre.
Spectre is trying hard to land a takedown here. Iron Tyson sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Spectre looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Spectre misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Spectre.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
A swing and a miss from Spectre.
Spectre uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Spectre throws a big counter combination but Iron Tyson scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
Spectre misses with an uppercut
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Spectre cracks the inside of Iron Tyson's front leg.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Spectre is out of range.
Iron Tyson rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Spectre moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Spectre stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Spectre connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Iron Tyson's hands.
Spectre takes one to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Spectre slips the punch.
Spectre looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
The crowd cheers as Iron Tyson lands an impressive looking overhand right. Spectre doesn't seem phased though.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Spectre is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.

Spectre scores with a nice takedown into half guard. Let's see what he's got on the ground.

Iron Tyson has one foot on Spectre's thigh - he pushes off and manages to get back to his feet.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A jab from Spectre misses.
Spectre swings widly with a right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Spectre jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Spectre works Iron Tyson's body with a nice hook.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Spectre saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Spectre avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Spectre is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Spectre rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Spectre thinking.
Spectre comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Spectre throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Spectre jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Spectre lands a lovely overhand right.
A head kick from Spectre lands but Iron Tyson takes it in his stride.
Spectre throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Spectre was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
The crowd cheers as Spectre lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
Spectre keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
A jab from Iron Tyson does it's job there.
The fighters circling - Spectre throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Spectre lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Spectre.
Nice shot lands for Iron Tyson.
Spectre works the jab nicely.
Spectre drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Spectre shoots in for a takedown. "Ole!" shouts Iron Tyson as he jumps to the side.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Serge Spectre. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Spectre darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Spectre moves out of range of the strikes.
Spectre avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Spectre steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Nice shot lands for Spectre.
Iron Tyson lunges at Spectre with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Spectre's hand.
Spectre looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Spectre's head but Spectre sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Spectre slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Spectre lands the left hand.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Spectre takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson moves into range and connects with a jab.
Spectre defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Spectre lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Spectre throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
A right-left combo lands from Spectre.
Spectre misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Spectre ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Spectre lands a head shot.
Spectre connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Spectre saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Spectre.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Some bone on bone action there as Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Spectre slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
A really sloppy takedown attempt there from Spectre.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Serge Spectre.
I think Spectre 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 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 47:49
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 47:48
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight 48:48

In favor of your winner, by majority decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

Shogun Iron Tyson is the new lightweight champion!
Shogun Iron Tyson tried to hype himself up post fight but didn't word it too well and it ended up with him sounding like a bit of a tool.
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
82%

 

Event: CEFC 259     
Date:   Oct 21, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Venum Tree Knee Dad (ranked 75 p4p, 13 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 32 p4p, 5 weight class). Chooooooooon! I think Tree Knee Dad might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to Not Falling by Mudvayne. The crowd seem to be enjoying Iron Tyson's choice of entrance music: Slaughterouse - Party. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

170 cm
39
152 lbs
43 - 14 - 0
165 cm
35
149 lbs
32 - 17 - 2
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 43 wins, 14 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Venum Tree Knee Dad!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 32 wins, 17 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are George Francis, Stewart Dunkirk and Gwen Towbar.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Tree Knee Dad was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson takes one to the chin there.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice head shot.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Tree Knee Dad avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Tree Knee Dad ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Tree Knee Dad throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Tree Knee Dad rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Tree Knee Dad takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Tree Knee Dad's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Tree Knee Dad's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Tree Knee Dad cracks Iron Tyson with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Tree Knee Dad is trying hard to land a takedown here. Iron Tyson sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tree Knee Dad manages to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a body shot
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range.
Tree Knee Dad gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Tree Knee Dad.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Tree Knee Dad throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Iron Tyson clobbers Tree Knee Dad with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
A telegraphed right hand from Tree Knee Dad misses the target.
Tree Knee Dad shoots for a takedown but Iron Tyson saw that one coming a mile off and avoided it easily.
Tree Knee Dad is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a jab right on the kisser.
Tree Knee Dad getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Tree Knee Dad cracks Iron Tyson with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
No luck for Tree Knee Dad with that takedown attempt.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Venum Tree Knee Dad. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Iron Tyson jabs Tree Knee Dad to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Tree Knee Dad's head but Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Tree Knee Dad's head but Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Tree Knee Dad lands a head shot.
Nice cross by Tree Knee Dad.
Some wild striking there from Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
A decent looking cross lands there for Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad staying out of range there.
Tree Knee Dad throws a big shot that misses.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Tree Knee Dad throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Tree Knee Dad fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Tree Knee Dad keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Tree Knee Dad.
A jab from Tree Knee Dad misses.
Tree Knee Dad is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Tree Knee Dad had a free shot at his head there.
Tree Knee Dad is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Tree Knee Dad throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Tree Knee Dad swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Iron Tyson scores with a punch to the head.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Tree Knee Dad ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tree Knee Dad manages to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad thows a left - swing and a miss!
Tree Knee Dad throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Tree Knee Dad moves out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Tree Knee Dad's defenses.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Tree Knee Dad uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A left and a right from Tree Knee Dad both land. Nice combination.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Tree Knee Dad ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
A punch lands to the side of Iron Tyson 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Tree Knee Dad pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nice uppercut lands for Tree Knee Dad. That snapped Iron Tyson's head back.
Tree Knee Dad tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a body punch
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.
Tree Knee Dad throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Tree Knee Dad's midsection.
Tree Knee Dad looks to land a combination but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a low kick.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Tree Knee Dad throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Venum Tree Knee Dad will probably get the nod.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Tree Knee Dad throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Donk. Iron Tyson catches Tree Knee Dad right on the button with a cross.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tree Knee Dad manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Tree Knee Dad is looking to counter punch.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson jabs at Tree Knee Dad's body.
Iron Tyson lands a really nice looking cross but Tree Knee Dad seems unphased.
Jab by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Tree Knee Dad shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Iron Tyson as he avoids it easily.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Tree Knee Dad's defenses.
Tree Knee Dad throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson has worked on his takedown defense in the runup to this fight and it is paying off so far.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Tree Knee Dad displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson with a jab.
Tree Knee Dad misses with an uppercut.
Tree Knee Dad throws a looping left and ducks down for a takedown. He's got his arms around Iron Tyson's waist but Iron Tyson gets an underhook and avoids the takedown by throwing Tree Knee Dad off to one side.
Iron Tyson defending well as Tree Knee Dad loads up on a big left hand.
Tree Knee Dad takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Tree Knee Dad pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Tree Knee Dad checks a low kick from Iron Tyson.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Tree Knee Dad does a little dance to reset his feet.
Tree Knee Dad slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Tree Knee Dad counters with a series of strikes. Iron Tyson will be more careful next time no doubt.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Tree Knee Dad moves out of range.
Tree Knee Dad throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Tree Knee Dad throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a hook.
Tree Knee Dad tries to bum rush Iron Tyson with a series of wild strikes but Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Tree Knee Dad swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Tree Knee Dad connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Tree Knee Dad gets his takedown attempt stuffed easily
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Venum Tree Knee Dad. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.
Tree Knee Dad jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Tree Knee Dad takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Tree Knee Dad uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Iron Tyson works Tree Knee Dad's body with a nice hook.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a lunging right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice body shot.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Tree Knee Dad uses good head movement to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad throws a low kick but it's checked well by Iron Tyson.
Nice jab there from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Tree Knee Dad was well out of range.
Tree Knee Dad swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Tree Knee Dad misses the jab.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Tree Knee Dad ducks down to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.
Tree Knee Dad displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Tree Knee Dad throws a quick inside leg kick.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Tree Knee Dad.
A jab from Tree Knee Dad does it's job there.
Tree Knee Dad staying out of range there.
Tree Knee Dad uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Tree Knee Dad looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Iron Tyson is looking to score with low kicks.
Tree Knee Dad throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Tree Knee Dad shoots in looking for a double leg takedown. Iron Tyson defends it nicely.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Tree Knee Dad.
A big left from Tree Knee Dad misses.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Tree Knee Dad saw that one coming.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a really nice looking cross but Tree Knee Dad seems unphased.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Tree Knee Dad tries to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson moves his leg out of the way.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Tree Knee Dad bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Good standup being displayed there by Tree Knee Dad as he connects with a hook.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Tree Knee Dad saw that one coming.
Tree Knee Dad moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Tree Knee Dad uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.

Tree Knee Dad drives through with a takedown into Iron Tyson's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
Tree Knee Dad trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson not looking particularly offensive just at the moment.
Tree Knee Dad slips effortlessly into side control - very nice.
Iron Tyson sneaks back into half guard.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Tree Knee Dad slips under a jab.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a low kick.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Tree Knee Dad's shoulder, as Tree Knee Dad tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson takes one to the side of the head.
Tree Knee Dad scores with a nice strike.
Iron Tyson scores with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson jabs at Tree Knee Dad's body.
Iron Tyson walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Tree Knee Dad swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Tree Knee Dad swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson lands with an overhand left.
Iron Tyson lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
enabling Tree Knee Dad to counter with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Tree Knee Dad bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Tree Knee Dad seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Tree Knee Dad should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Tree Knee Dad on the side of the head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nice body punch from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson takes one to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Tree Knee Dad is out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a low kick.
Tree Knee Dad changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tree Knee Dad manages to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Tree Knee Dad swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Tree Knee Dad connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
A shot to the liver by Iron Tyson. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson defending well as Tree Knee Dad loads up on a big left hand.
Tree Knee Dad is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Iron Tyson scores with a punch to the head.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Tree Knee Dad's midsection.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a lovely overhand right.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad misses the jab.
Tree Knee Dad slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Iron Tyson circles away quickly and effectively.
Tree Knee Dad takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Tree Knee Dad swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Tree Knee Dad moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Tree Knee Dad uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Tree Knee Dad looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a hook.
Tree Knee Dad takes one to the chin there.
Tree Knee Dad's corner calls for a 1, 2 combination and Tree Knee Dad duly obliges.
Tree Knee Dad slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
It looked like Tree Knee Dad wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Tree Knee Dad ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Tree Knee Dad throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Tree Knee Dad lands with a two punch combination before moving back out of range.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Tree Knee Dad moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Nice shot lands for Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad cracks a nice hook into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Iron Tyson tries a low kick but Tree Knee Dad avoids it.
Tree Knee Dad feinted with a counter takedown.
A punch combination from Tree Knee Dad misses.
Tree Knee Dad missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
A lazy left from Tree Knee Dad finds it's target.
Iron Tyson lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A big right from Tree Knee Dad misses.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Tree Knee Dad's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Tree Knee Dad rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Tree Knee Dad, as that shot connected.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Tree Knee Dad swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Iron Tyson tries to bum rush Tree Knee Dad with a series of wild strikes but Tree Knee Dad uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Tree Knee Dad throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a low kick as Iron Tyson jumps back.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Tree Knee Dad.
Jab, jab by Tree Knee Dad - just one landing.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the jaw.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Shogun Iron Tyson just about did enough to take it.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Some wild striking there from Tree Knee Dad.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Tree Knee Dad scores with a crisp jab that stopped Iron Tyson in his tracks.
Tree Knee Dad misses the shot to the body.
Tree Knee Dad tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Tree Knee Dad walks into a jab.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a low kick.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson cracks Tree Knee Dad with a good jab.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Tree Knee Dad moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Tree Knee Dad blocks it.
Tree Knee Dad avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Tree Knee Dad connects with a right hand. Iron Tyson shakes it off.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tree Knee Dad manages to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad throws a big counter combination but Iron Tyson scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand right.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Tree Knee Dad fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Nice jab there from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Tree Knee Dad moves out of range.
Iron Tyson is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a straight left.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Tree Knee Dad counters with a nice uppercut.
A big right from Tree Knee Dad misses.
Tree Knee Dad looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Tree Knee Dad's ribcage but misses.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Tree Knee Dad is out of range.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Tree Knee Dad.
Nice defenses there by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Tree Knee Dad's shoulder, as Tree Knee Dad tries to avoid the shot.
It looked like Tree Knee Dad was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson defending well as Tree Knee Dad loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Tree Knee Dad's head but Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A lazy left from Tree Knee Dad finds it's target.
Tree Knee Dad lands a nice shot to the body.
Tree Knee Dad ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Tree Knee Dad counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson connects with a jab.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a straight left.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Tree Knee Dad shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson shows good takedown defense there and keeps this one on the feet.
Tree Knee Dad takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Tree Knee Dad ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Tree Knee Dad was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Tree Knee Dad with a nice cross.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Iron Tyson fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Tree Knee Dad slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Tree Knee Dad ducks down to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Tree Knee Dad ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Tree Knee Dad looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson works Tree Knee Dad's body with a nice hook.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Tree Knee Dad sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
The fighters circling - Tree Knee Dad throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson lands a nice leg kick that just misses Tree Knee Dad's sensitive parts.
A left lands for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Tree Knee Dad.
Iron Tyson appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Tree Knee Dad.
Good leg kick by Tree Knee Dad there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
The fighters circling - Tree Knee Dad throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Tree Knee Dad lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Iron Tyson has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Iron Tyson and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
enabling Tree Knee Dad to counter with a crisp jab.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close fourth round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action. The crowd applaud as we get ready to start the final round!


Iron Tyson cracks Tree Knee Dad with a good jab.
Iron Tyson jabs Tree Knee Dad right on the nose. Tree Knee Dad blinks but takes it well.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Tree Knee Dad throws out the jab.
Tree Knee Dad lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Tree Knee Dad dips to his left and cracks Iron Tyson with an uppercut!
Tree Knee Dad tried to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Tree Knee Dad takes one on the button.
Iron Tyson tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Tree Knee Dad throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Tree Knee Dad connects with a nice looking jab.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Tree Knee Dad swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Tree Knee Dad shoots in looking for a takedown. Iron Tyson tries to sprawl out of it but Tree Knee Dad keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Iron Tyson manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.
Iron Tyson throws out a counter right but Tree Knee Dad avoids it with no problem.
Tree Knee Dad defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Tree Knee Dad shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson shows good takedown defense.
Tree Knee Dad moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Tree Knee Dad moved out of range nicely.
Tree Knee Dad appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Nice shot lands for Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a straight left.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping left.
Tree Knee Dad uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad throws a series of punches but Iron Tyson avoids them all with ease.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a hook.
Tree Knee Dad scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping left.
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Tree Knee Dad at a distance.
Tree Knee Dad moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Tree Knee Dad ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Tree Knee Dad was well out of range.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Tree Knee Dad cracks Iron Tyson with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Tree Knee Dad fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it well.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Tree Knee Dad looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Tree Knee Dad was well out of range.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Tree Knee Dad is just out of range.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a double jab.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Tree Knee Dad was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tree Knee Dad defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Tree Knee Dad ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad with a hook.
Tree Knee Dad slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Tree Knee Dad's shoulder, as Tree Knee Dad tries to avoid the shot.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a wild body shot.
Tree Knee Dad walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Iron Tyson's corner calls for a 1-2. Iron Tyson obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Venum Tree Knee Dad has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tree Knee Dad sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Tree Knee Dad misses with a looping left.
Tree Knee Dad keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Tree Knee Dad moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
A quick step to the side and Tree Knee Dad tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Tree Knee Dad darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Tree Knee Dad throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Nice defenses there by Tree Knee Dad.
Tree Knee Dad swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
The fighters circle momentarily. Iron Tyson darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Tree Knee Dad misses with an uppercut.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Tree Knee Dad's midsection.
Iron Tyson lands with a nice body punch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
As Iron Tyson backs away, Tree Knee Dad returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Tree Knee Dad at a distance.
A telegraphed right hand from Tree Knee Dad misses the target.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Iron Tyson! But no joy.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Tree Knee Dad slips under a jab.
Tree Knee Dad was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Tree Knee Dad throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Tree Knee Dad misses with the combination.
Tree Knee Dad missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Tree Knee Dad has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Tree Knee Dad there as he acknowledges the shot.
Tree Knee Dad on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Tree Knee Dad listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.

And that's the end of the fight!
Shogun Iron Tyson comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Iron Tyson has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge George Francis scores the fight 46:49
Judge Stewart Dunkirk scores the fight 46:50
Judge Gwen Towbar scores the fight 46:49

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

Shogun Iron Tyson is the new lightweight champion!
Shogun Iron Tyson decided to go for the less than humble approach in his post fight interview, telling everyone how he is going to conquer the world. The crowd seemed to like it when really that sort of approach could have gone either way.
In defeat, Venum Tree Knee Dad stepped up to the mic, saying '@#%&$*&^#$%!#$^&%$#'.
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
90%

 

Event: CEC 545     
Date:   Oct 04, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Jolly Leg Byrd (ranked 27 p4p, 2 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 29 p4p, 3 weight class). Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

172 cm
32
144 lbs
27 - 11 - 0
165 cm
35
149 lbs
32 - 17 - 1
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Jolly Leg Byrd!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 32 wins, 17 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Byrd explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Byrd keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Byrd looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Byrd definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Byrd throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A swing and a miss from Byrd.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Byrd swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A good leg kick by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson keeps the fight on the outside.
Byrd takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Iron Tyson takes one on the button.
Byrd feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Iron Tyson's calf.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Byrd is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Byrd misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
A looping hook to the body misses from Byrd. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Byrd lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Byrd jabs Iron Tyson to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Byrd keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Byrd counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the body
and Byrd counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Iron Tyson thinking.
Byrd lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Byrd shoots in and drives through. Iron Tyson sprawls well.
Byrd dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Byrd slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Byrd is looking to wear down Iron Tyson with body shots, infact he's throwing more body shots than head shots at the moment.
Byrd staying out of range there.
Byrd clobbers Iron Tyson with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Byrd ducked under it nicely.
Byrd scores with the left hand. Iron Tyson knows he should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson is really struggling to land any decent head shots against his taller opponent.
Nice defenses there by Byrd.
Byrd thumps Iron Tyson with a low kick.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson with a hook.
Iron Tyson connects with the punch.
Good shot there by Iron Tyson.
Byrd ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Byrd cracks Iron Tyson with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Byrd finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Byrd does a little shimmy and throws a leg kick. The leg kick missed by a considerable margin though, making him look a little bit silly for doing the shimmy.
Byrd throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Byrd.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.

Byrd rushes Iron Tyson and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand.
Byrd lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Byrd.
Byrd cracks Iron Tyson with a nice body shot.
Iron Tyson lands with a short shot to the head.
Byrd lands with a light punch inside.
Byrd fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Iron Tyson.
Byrd just leaning against Iron Tyson, taking a breather.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Byrd stalls.
Byrd takes a shot to the head.
Byrd throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Iron Tysons head.
Byrd lands with a short punch from the clinch.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A nice right hand lands inside from Byrd.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Byrd misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Byrd working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Byrd misses with a hook from the clinch.
Byrd misses with a punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Byrd seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Iron Tyson can turn it around.
Byrd misses with a hook from the clinch.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Byrd.
Byrd struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
A nice right hand lands inside from Byrd.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Byrd's elbow.
Byrd lands a body shot in the clinch.
Byrd misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson is leaning against Byrd and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Byrd gets through Iron Tyson's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Byrd tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Byrd blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A short left from Byrd.
Byrd working aggressively here.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Byrd.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Byrd lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Byrd wants to break the clinch but can't.
Byrd tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Byrd back against the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand.
Byrd is pushing Iron Tyson up against the cage, for a bit of lean and pray action. Action being used the in the loosest possible sense of the word.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Byrd tries to pull guard but Iron Tyson forces him back to his feet, against the cage.
A short uppercut from Byrd.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Byrd throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Byrd avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Byrd swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Byrd softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Byrd or not.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Byrd lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Iron Tyson.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jolly Leg Byrd dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Iron Tyson scores with a nice head shot.
Byrd is using his height advantage well here, landing a good percentage of his punches.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Byrd.
Iron Tyson is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Byrd with a body shot.
The crowd cheers as Byrd lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
Byrd fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Byrd tries to clinch up but Iron Tyson circles away and keeps his distance.
Iron Tyson doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Byrd fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Byrd throws out a powerful jab.
Iron Tyson shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Byrd drops down looking for a counter takedown but Iron Tyson sprawls and moves away.
Byrd takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Byrd.
Iron Tyson cracks a nice hook into Byrd's ribs.
Byrd takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Byrd stuns Iron Tyson with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot.
Byrd lands a nice looking body shot.
Byrd ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Byrd saw that one coming.
Byrd tries to counter with a takedown but Iron Tyson is quick to defend against it.
Byrd throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Byrd fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Byrd looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Iron Tyson lands with a hook. Byrd tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Byrd avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Byrd should have avoided that one.
Jolly Leg Byrd is winning the standup battle so far.
Byrd throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Byrd looks for the body kick but Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Byrd explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Iron Tyson drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Byrd misses with a straight right.
Byrd takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.

Byrd drives through with a really nice takedown into side control.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson wants to control but Byrd postures up.
Iron Tyson is looking to regain half guard here but Byrd keeps moving and retains side control.
Byrd tries to move into full mount but can't pass Iron Tyson's legs.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to get back to half guard but can't.
Byrd tries to move into full mount but can't pass Iron Tyson's legs.
Byrd postures up a little and throws a couple of hammerfists but they don't connect properly.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep.

Byrd tries for a kimura but Iron Tyson is defending well.
A bit of a lull in the action. I'm sure it will pick up again soon... even if the ref has to physically pick them up and put them back on their feet.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Byrd continues to stall.

Iron Tyson throws Byrd to one side and escapes!
Byrd moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Byrd.
Byrd blocks a jab.
Byrd was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Nice defenses there by Byrd.
Byrd defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Byrd just misses with a punch to the body.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Byrd keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
The crowd cheers as Iron Tyson lands an impressive looking overhand right. Byrd doesn't seem phased though.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A big left from Byrd misses.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Byrd with an uppercut!
Byrd lets loose with a powerful body kick. Iron Tyson will feel that in the morning.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Byrd scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Byrd lands a nice hook to Iron Tyson's body. Iron Tyson takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Byrd just misses with a punch to the body.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
It looked like Byrd wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Byrd counters with a straight right hand.
A nice inside leg kick there by Byrd. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Byrd's jab looks to have found its range, popping Iron Tyson under the eye.
Byrd with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Byrd pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Byrd swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.

Byrd has taken the fight to the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Jolly Leg Byrd will probably get the nod.
That's time! Byrd's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. And we move into the final round!


A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Byrd misses with a kick to the body.
Iron Tyson thuds a left hand into Byrd's body.
Byrd throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Iron Tyson stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Byrd stuns Iron Tyson with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Byrd moved out of range.
Byrd ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Byrd throws out the jab.
A thudding body kick lands there by Byrd!
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
A looping hook to the body misses from Byrd. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Byrd motions for Iron Tyson to come forward. Byrd throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Byrd misses with a body kick.
Byrd is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Byrd.
Byrd throws a nice inside leg kick.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Byrd's head back.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Byrd missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Byrd is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Iron Tyson can do to turn this around?
Byrd on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Byrd misses with a kick to the body.
Iron Tyson throws out a counter right but Byrd avoids it with no problem.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Byrd.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Byrd uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Byrd throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Byrd looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Byrd misses the shot to the body.
Byrd misses with a looping left.
Byrd throws a quick inside leg kick.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Byrd.
Iron Tyson punishes Byrd's body with a nice straight punch.
A nice inside leg kick there by Byrd. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson with a hook.
Byrd throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Byrd tries to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson moves his leg out of the way.
Byrd misses with a hook. Iron Tyson ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Byrd.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Byrd moves out of range.
Byrd looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Jolly Leg Byrd is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Byrd swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Byrd uses good head movement to avoid it.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Byrd throws out a powerful jab.
Byrd ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Byrd uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Byrd with a hook.
Byrd turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Byrd's midsection.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Byrd.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Byrd.
Byrd is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Byrd wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Byrd throws a solid leg kick but Iron Tyson takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Byrd.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Byrd fails with a takedown attempt.
Nice defenses there by Byrd.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Byrd.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the nose.
Byrd swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Byrd keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Byrd throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Byrd fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Byrd manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Byrd.
Byrd connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Iron Tyson takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Byrd blocks it.
Byrd attempts a counter takedown but Iron Tyson avoids it well and moves away.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Byrd feints and then cracks Iron Tyson's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson cracks Byrd with a good jab.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Byrd takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Byrd with a body shot.
Iron Tyson ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Byrd cracks Iron Tyson with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Iron Tyson with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Byrd to score with a decent uppercut.
Byrd misses with a telegraphed body shot
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Byrd's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Byrd is trying hard to land a takedown here. Iron Tyson sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and lands a one-two.
Byrd thumps Iron Tyson with a low kick.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Byrd.
Byrd slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Byrd throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
Byrd buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Byrd throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Jolly Leg Byrd.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Byrd, winning every round. Will the judges agree? They are the ones who matter, even if they are often depressingly incompetent. 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 Frank Antenori scores the fight 30:27
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 28:29
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight 29:29

The fight is ruled a draw!
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
87%

 

Event: Syn 545 - Oubliette     
Date:   Sep 23, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Abraham Donowitz (ranked 40 p4p, 4 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 58 p4p, 7 weight class). Donowitz comes to the cage accompanied by JEW FLOW. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Shogun Iron Tyson has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Abraham Donowitz's chin.

171 cm
36
148 lbs
42 - 17 - 2
165 cm
34
149 lbs
31 - 17 - 1
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 42 wins, 17 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Abraham Donowitz!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 31 wins, 17 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Phil Schofield, James Glass and James Ackerman.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
The fighters circle momentarily. Donowitz darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Donowitz fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Iron Tyson tries to bum rush Donowitz with a series of wild strikes but Donowitz uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Donowitz appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Donowitz keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Nice cross by Donowitz.
Donowitz swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Donowitz misses with a low kick.
Donowitz connects with a solid leg kick.
A good leg kick by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Donowitz.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Donowitz, as that shot connected.
Iron Tyson clobbers Donowitz with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson cracks Donowitz with a good jab.
Iron Tyson is looking to chop away at Donowitz's legs.
Donowitz throws a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Donowitz.
Decent striking displayed by Iron Tyson there.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Donowitz.
Donowitz looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Donowitz tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Shogun Iron Tyson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
A jab from Donowitz misses.
Donowitz blocks a jab.
Donowitz misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Donowitz.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Donowitz tries to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson moves his leg out of the way.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Donowitz's head but Donowitz sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Donowitz looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Donowitz attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Donowitz lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Iron Tyson at a distance.
Donowitz thows a body kick. Iron Tyson tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Donowitz was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
A swing and a miss from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Donowitz was well out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Donowitz was well out of range.
Donowitz wants to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Donowitz is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Donowitz.
A lazy left from Iron Tyson finds it's target.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Donowitz slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the head.
Donowitz shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Iron Tyson, as that shot connected.
Donowitz fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
Iron Tyson lands a jab.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Donowitz's shoulder, as Donowitz tries to avoid the shot.
Donowitz throws a quick inside leg kick.

Excellent takedown into side control there by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Donowitz connects with a decent looking elbow from side control that caused Iron Tyson some visible discomfort.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is looking to reverse the position.
Donowitz has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
Donowitz throws a strike aimed at the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Iron Tyson tries to escape but Donowitz is in control.
Donowitz wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping him busy.
Donowitz lands some shots froms side control.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Donowitz trying to control the position but Iron Tyson is working away.
Donowitz throwing shots but missing, from side control.
Iron Tyson regains half guard.
Donowitz is keen to just control but Iron Tyson is a slippery customer.
Donowitz trying to pass the guard but Iron Tyson defending well.
Iron Tyson tries to roll over but Donowitz keeps him under control.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz not throwing his punches with enough precision this time.
Donowitz wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Neither fighter is being very active at the moment, with Donowitz in particular looking to stall.
Donowitz wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Donowitz controlling the action here.
Iron Tyson desperately trying to maintain half guard.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Donowitz with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Iron Tyson to score with a decent uppercut.
Donowitz scores with a nice right hand.
Iron Tyson might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Donowitz, as that shot connected.
Donowitz misses with a low kick.
Donowitz rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the head.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Donowitz keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Donowitz looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Donowitz was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Donowitz moved out of range nicely.
Donowitz looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Donowitz slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Donowitz uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
Donowitz fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Donowitz wants to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Donowitz looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Donowitz throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Donowitz defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Donowitz displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Good shot there by Iron Tyson.

Donowitz shoots in and gets a takedown into half guard. Donowitz showed some decent athleticism there.
Donowitz seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Iron Tyson does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Donowitz is just content to waste time from the top position. Iron Tyson takes advantage of the situation and regains full guard.
Iron Tyson has control of Donowitz's left arm, preventing Donowitz from doing any damage.
Donowitz postures up and lands a big shot to Iron Tyson's brow.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz postures up.
Donowitz postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
Iron Tyson managing to control the position.
Donowitz trying to control the position from guard on top but Iron Tyson is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Iron Tyson looking to control.
Donowitz won't allow Iron Tyson to sweep him here.
We must be close to a standup if these guys don't pick up the pace.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Donowitz is in a dominant position and won't allow it.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Donowitz on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Donowitz walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson works the jab nicely.
Donowitz is looking to score with low kicks.

Donowitz drives through with a really nice takedown into side control.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep.
Donowitz trying to control the position but Iron Tyson is working away.
Iron Tyson wants to get back to his feet but Donowitz drags him back down.
Iron Tyson is positioning himself to get back to half guard.
Sloppy strikes there by Donowitz.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz working away.
Donowitz trying to control the action but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Donowitz tries to cartwheel into mount but he doesn't manage it.
Iron Tyson is not content to let Donowitz control the position.
Donowitz tries to cartwheel into mount but he doesn't manage it.
Iron Tyson can't do much from the bottom here.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Donowitz staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson connects with the punch.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Iron Tyson scores with a one two! Donowitz had his feet all tangled up there and couldn't avoid the strikes.
A shot to the liver by Donowitz. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Donowitz misses with a straight left.
Donowitz throws a low kick but it's checked well by Iron Tyson.
Donowitz connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Iron Tyson moves forwards but Donowitz connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Donowitz shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson shows good takedown defense.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson blocks a leg kick.
Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Donowitz tries for a takedown but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and avoids it easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Iron Tyson as he connects with a hook.
Donowitz checks a low kick from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz scores with a leg kick.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Donowitz is out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Donowitz turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Donowitz's head but Donowitz sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Donowitz's shoulder, as Donowitz tries to avoid the shot.
Donowitz feinted with a counter takedown.
Donowitz takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson jabs Donowitz to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Donowitz's ribcage but misses.
Donowitz waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.
Donowitz changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Donowitz tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.

Donowitz scores with a takedown into Iron Tyson's guard.

Iron Tyson pushes Donowitz off and gets back to his feet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Donowitz throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Donowitz throws a right hand that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Donowitz takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Donowitz throws out the jab.
Donowitz lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
The fighters circling - Donowitz throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Donowitz on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Donowitz.
Donowitz throws the kick towards the body but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Donowitz lunges at Iron Tyson with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Iron Tyson's hand.
Donowitz avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Donowitz's head back.
Donowitz keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Donowitz fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab. Donowitz acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Donowitz thuds a left hand into Iron Tyson's body.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Donowitz with an uppercut!
Donowitz misses the shot to the body.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz goes for a double leg but Iron Tyson avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Iron Tyson continues to drive forward.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Abraham Donowitz. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Donowitz counters with a lovely straight right hand!
That kick from Donowitz tenderised Iron Tyson's leg. Iron Tyson is trying to keep his angry face on.
Donowitz looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Nice uppercut lands for Donowitz. That snapped Iron Tyson's head back.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Donowitz counters with a left to the body.
Donowitz takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Donowitz defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Donowitz looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Donowitz tries to shoot in for a takedown. He's got hold of a leg but Iron Tyson swivels and escapes.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Good shot there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a nice looking combination but Donowitz bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Iron Tyson defending well as Donowitz loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson throws a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Donowitz's shoulder, as Donowitz tries to avoid the shot.
Donowitz looks for the body kick but Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
The crowd cheers as Donowitz lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Donowitz uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Donowitz throws out the jab.
Donowitz throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Donowitz's hands.
Donowitz cracks Iron Tyson with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Donowitz steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
As Iron Tyson backs away, Donowitz returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Donowitz displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Donowitz's head backwards.
Donowitz avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Donowitz moves out of range of the strikes.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson really dominated that round.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Iron Tyson scores with a body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Donowitz was well out of range.
Donowitz shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson shows good takedown defense.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Donowitz sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Donowitz throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Donowitz moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Donowitz momentarily.
Iron Tyson takes one to the chin there.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Donowitz throws a leg kick that is checked
and Iron Tyson connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Donowitz shoots in for a takedown. "Ole!" shouts Iron Tyson as he jumps to the side.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Donowitz should have avoided that one.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Donowitz throws a hard body shot but it just misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Donowitz sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Donowitz was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Donowitz moves away.
Donowitz tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Donowitz throws out a leg kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range and Donowitz only half commits.
Donowitz's jab looks to have found its range, popping Iron Tyson under the eye.
Donowitz connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Donowitz pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Donowitz takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Donowitz uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Donowitz moves away and avoids it.
Donowitz changes levels and looks for a double leg takedown. Iron Tyson tries to avoid it but Donowitz manages to keep hold of a leg and drag Iron Tyson to the ground. Iron Tyson escapes though and pops straight back up to his feet.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Abraham Donowitz. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Donowitz was well out of range.
Donowitz fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Donowitz lands a really nice looking cross but Iron Tyson seems unphased.
Donowitz slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Donowitz slips a jab from Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Donowitz bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.

Iron Tyson bucks up and manages to escape back to his feet!
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Donowitz moves out of range of the strikes.
Donowitz waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson with a jab.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson throws a low kick but it's checked well by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Donowitz makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Donowitz moves out of range.
Donowitz half commits to a counter takedown before pushing away, out of range.
Iron Tyson with a jab.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Donowitz.
Donowitz connects with a leg kick. Iron Tyson looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Donowitz misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz misses with a low kick as Iron Tyson jumps back.
Donowitz throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
A swing and a miss from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson with a nice cross.
Donowitz moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Donowitz misses with a takedown attempt - Iron Tyson sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
Iron Tyson tests Donowitz's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Donowitz throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Donowitz shoots in for a double leg but Iron Tyson sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice head shot.
Donowitz takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Donowitz.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Donowitz avoids it easily.
Donowitz scores with a decent looking hook.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Donowitz moved out of range.
Donowitz swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Donowitz uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Donowitz fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Donowitz fakes high and shoots in for a takedown but Iron Tyson avoids it really well and circles away.
Donowitz throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
Donowitz is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.
Donowitz tries a head kick but it misses.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Donowitz throws a head kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Donowitz looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Donowitz lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
It looked like Donowitz wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Donowitz connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Donowitz moves away.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that fourth round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! 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.


Donowitz ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Donowitz fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Donowitz is out of range.
Donowitz shoots in and drives through. Iron Tyson sprawls well.
Donowitz throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Donowitz at a distance.
A slow jab from Donowitz misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
An inside leg kick lands from Donowitz.
Iron Tyson rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Donowitz moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Donowitz staying out of range there.
Donowitz throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Donowitz.
Donowitz takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Donowitz throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Iron Tyson shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Donowitz throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
Donowitz is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Donowitz scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Iron Tyson, as that shot connected.
Donowitz takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Donowitz ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Donowitz walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Iron Tyson slaps away a takedown attempt from Donowitz, before circling back to the center of the mat.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Donowitz waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Donowitz.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Abraham Donowitz has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Donowitz misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson cracks Donowitz with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Donowitz swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Iron Tyson takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Donowitz moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson cracks Donowitz with a right hand to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Donowitz goes for a double leg but Iron Tyson avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Iron Tyson continues to drive forward.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Abraham Donowitz. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Both of our modern day gladiators look out of it here - a gruelling 5 rounds of action taking it's toll on them, no doubt.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Donowitz appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Donowitz on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Donowitz tries for a takedown but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and avoids it easily.
Donowitz tries to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson saw it coming and moves away.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Donowitz takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nice cross by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand right.
Donowitz throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Donowitz throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Donowitz's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Donowitz scrambles back to his feet.
Donowitz misses with an uppercut.
Donowitz lands a jab to the head.
Iron Tyson cracks Donowitz with a right hand to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson clobbers Donowitz with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Iron Tyson walks into a straight right hand from Donowitz.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Donowitz has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Donowitz there as he acknowledges the shot.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Donowitz's head backwards.
Donowitz uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson defending well as Donowitz loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Donowitz throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Nice takedown defense from Iron Tyson. No joy for Donowitz on that attempt.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson lands a body shot.
Donowitz ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Donowitz.
Iron Tyson let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson lands a jab-cross combination.
Iron Tyson moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Iron Tyson smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Donowitz swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Donowitz's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Donowitz scrambles back to his feet.
Donowitz throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Donowitz throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
Donowitz throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.

And that's the end of the fight!
Shogun Iron Tyson comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I've got Iron Tyson winning every round here. Surely the decision will go his way and he'll pick up a well deserved decision victory. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Phil Schofield scores the fight 45:50
Judge James Glass scores the fight 45:50
Judge James Ackerman scores the fight 45:50

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

A very excited looking Shogun Iron Tyson 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.
The defeated Abraham Donowitz had this to say: 'Wolf nerfed my stats before the Cilian Lynch fight.'.
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
77%

 

Event: TWGC 18 (170lbs, D1): Sydney Qualifier - Round 2     
Date:   Sep 19, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 56 p4p, 0 weight class) and Santiago Gracie (ranked 5054 p4p, 0 weight class). Iron Tyson's entrance music is Slaughterouse - Party. A fine choice. Both fighters look pumped up here. Let's hope this is a good fight!




165 cm
34 yrs
149 lbs



183 cm
36 yrs
186 lbs


This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the welterweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of Montreal, with a TWGC record of 1 wins and 0 losses; Shogun Iron Tyson! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, with a TWGC record of 2 wins and 4 losses; Santiago Gracie!
The judges for this bout are Ben Watson, Hugh Johnson and Eliza Hachem.


The official calls the fighters to the middle and the contest is under way.

Gracie instigates a clinch.

Iron Tyson jumps into guard, dragging Gracie to the mat.
Iron Tyson lands a beautiful sweep and he's now moved into his opponent's guard.
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Iron Tyson (2) vs (0) Gracie
There's a bit of a scramble here and now Gracie is on top in guard.
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Iron Tyson (2) vs (2) Gracie
Gracie is just sitting in guard, looking to avoid any submissions.
Iron Tyson lands a beautiful sweep and he's now moved into his opponent's guard.
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Iron Tyson (4) vs (2) Gracie
Gracie keeping moving, preventing Iron Tyson from controlling successfully.
Iron Tyson tries to free his leg and advance position but Gracie is retaining full guard.
Our spies down at at Brazilian Elite Team inform us that Gracie has really been working on his submissions in the buildup to this fight. Will it pay off?
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Gracie seems keen to control rather than go for a submission, at least for now.
Gracie 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.

Iron Tyson avoids a guillotine attempt easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Gracie tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Iron Tyson showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
Iron Tyson looking to pass the guard.
Iron Tyson not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.
Gracie is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Iron Tyson (4) vs (4) Gracie
Iron Tyson controlling the position well.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson trying to hold on to Gracie's head to control him but Gracie postures up.

Gracie is working for a submission of some sort.
Gracie takes a deep breath and rests his weight momentarily on top of his opponent, to control the position.
Gracie is pressing down on Iron Tyson's thigh, looking to free his foot. Iron Tyson is holding on for now.
Iron Tyson might be looking to lock onto one of his opponent's long limbs for a submission, whilst we're on the ground.
Iron Tyson wants to improve his position but Gracie is controlling well.
Iron Tyson is concentrating on defense, preventing Gracie from advancing position.
Iron Tyson is trying to get back to full guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is not content to let Gracie control the position.
Gracie wants to pass to mount but Iron Tyson is defending the position.
Gracie perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.
Iron Tyson wants to control but Gracie is keeping busy and won't allow it.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep. Gracie is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Still in half guard, Gracie seems content to control.
Gracie's corner are shouting for him to control the position and he seems happy to oblige.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is trying to maintain the position but Gracie is very close to passing his half guard.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Gracie controlling the action here.
Gracie wants to pass the guard but Iron Tyson is defending well.
Gracie frees up his trapped foot and advances to mount.
Score +3 for passing guard: Iron Tyson (4) vs (7) Gracie
Iron Tyson is working to get back to half guard.

That's five minutes gone in the round.
Gracie controlling from the full mount.
Gracie trying to control but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
Gracie tucks in and makes sure he doesn't lose the dominant position.
Gracie avoids the attempt from Iron Tyson to control.
Gracie controlling from mount.
Gracie wants to take Iron Tyson's back but he can't do it this time.
Iron Tyson wants to control but Gracie is having none of it.

That's six minutes gone in the round.
Gracie controlling the pace for now.
Iron Tyson regains half guard.
Gracie stalling.
Iron Tyson trying to hold on to Gracie's head to control him but Gracie postures up.
Gracie trying to pass the guard but Iron Tyson defending well.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Gracie slows the pace down in half guard.

That's seven minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is controlling Gracie's trapped leg to prevent Gracie from advancing to side control.
Gracie wants to pass the guard but Iron Tyson is defending well.
Gracie is trying to control. Iron Tyson wants to improve his position but can't escape this time.
Gracie is just sitting in half guard, waiting for something to happen.
Iron Tyson is holding on to half guard well.
Iron Tyson works his way to full guard. Good work.

That's eight minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson looking to hit a scissor sweep but Gracie is one step ahead there.
Gracie controlling from the top position.
Gracie wants to pass the guard but Iron Tyson is keeping the position.
Gracie sneaks a leg through and gets to half guard. That was like a knife through butter how easily he passed Iron Tyson's guard.
Iron Tyson trying to hold on to Gracie's head to control him but Gracie postures up.
Gracie controlling the action here.

That's nine minutes gone in the round.
More stalling from Gracie.
Iron Tyson has his hands clasped together around Gracie's back. He's all about the action.
Iron Tyson is not content to let Gracie control the position.
Iron Tyson is trying to control but can't.
Gracie is trying to control. Iron Tyson wants to improve his position but can't escape this time.
Gracie looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.
Gracie trying to control the action but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.

That's ten minutes gone in the round.
Gracie tries to pass the half guard into mount. Iron Tyson knows what he's doing though and prevents the attempt.
Gracie is trying to control the action in half guard but Iron Tyson is working away on the bottom, looking perhaps to get back to full guard.
Iron Tyson is looking to get full guard. It looks like he might be successful but at the last minute Gracie jumps into side control!
Score +3 for passing guard: Iron Tyson (4) vs (10) Gracie
Iron Tyson is looking to regain half guard here but Gracie keeps moving and retains side control.
Gracie working away.
The referee tells the fighters to keep busy.
Iron Tyson is looking to regain half guard here but Gracie keeps moving and retains side control.
Gracie wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping him busy.

That's eleven minutes gone in the round.
Gracie staying calm.
Gracie is looking to take a break and control but Iron Tyson is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep.
Gracie trying to control the position but Iron Tyson is working away.
Gracie taking a breather here.

That's twelve minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to get back to half guard but can't.
Iron Tyson is trying to control Gracie's posture but Gracie avoids it.
Gracie wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping him busy.
Gracie controls the position.
Iron Tyson struggling a bit here.
Gracie wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Gracie working away.

That's thirteen minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson gets back to half guard.
Gracie wants to lay and pray for a moment but Iron Tyson keeps working.
Gracie stalling.
Iron Tyson is looking to improve his position.
Gracie takes a deep breath and rests his weight momentarily on top of his opponent, to control the position.
Iron Tyson is looking for a sweep. Gracie is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Gracie content to sit in half guard and control for a moment.

That's fourteen minutes gone in the round.
Gracie with more of the same as he continues to hold on.
Gracie looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Iron Tyson is trying to maintain the position but Gracie is very close to passing his half guard.
Iron Tyson is in trouble now - Gracie has advanced to mount!
Score +3 for passing guard: Iron Tyson (4) vs (13) Gracie

And that's the end of the fight!
Gracie wins on points by 13 to 4.
After winning the bout, Santiago Gracie thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
The defeated Shogun Iron Tyson had this to say: 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.

 

Event: TWGC 18 (170lbs, D1): Sydney Qualifier - Round 1     
Date:   Sep 18, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Brandon Marsden (ranked 615 p4p, 102 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 57 p4p, 0 weight class). Marsden comes to the cage accompanied by Feiticeira by Deftones. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Both fighters really staring each other down here, as Shogun Iron Tyson enters the cage!




176 cm
43 yrs
170 lbs



165 cm
34 yrs
149 lbs


This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the welterweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of London, with a TWGC record of 0 wins and 0 losses; Brandon Marsden! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Montreal, with a TWGC record of 0 wins and 0 losses; Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Summer Carpenter, Eliza Hachem and Winston Howard.


The official calls the fighters to the middle and the contest is under way.
Marsden tries to close the distance and clinch up but Iron Tyson swats him away and circles back towards the center.

Marsden moves into the clinch.

Iron Tyson successfully pulls guard.
Iron Tyson keeping moving, preventing Marsden from controlling successfully.
Marsden showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
Iron Tyson has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Marsden stopping the sweep attempt from Iron Tyson.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Marsden 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.
Iron Tyson has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
Marsden looking to pass the guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Marsden showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
Marsden pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Iron Tyson is keeping the position for now.
Iron Tyson pulls Marsden in close to prevent any damage.
Marsden will need to keep those long limbs tucked in whilst he's on the ground, to prevent any submissions.

Marsden thinks about going for a leg but decides against it, in order to maintain the position.
Marsden trying to control but Iron Tyson is working from the bottom.
Marsden is fighting to break Iron Tyson's control of his arms but Iron Tyson is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Marsden trying to move into half guard but instead Iron Tyson has managed to sweep!
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Marsden (0) vs (2) Iron Tyson

Marsden is looking for a triangle here but Iron Tyson uses the submission attempt to pass into side control.
Score +3 for passing guard: Marsden (0) vs (5) Iron Tyson
Marsden is moving his hips around well on the bottom and has managed to get back to half guard.

Marsden actively working from the bottom here.
Neither fighter is being very active at the moment, with Iron Tyson in particular looking to stall.
Marsden is looking to regain full guard. Not this time though.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is controlling the pace.
Iron Tyson works his foot free and advances to mount.
Score +3 for passing guard: Marsden (0) vs (8) Iron Tyson
Iron Tyson tries to control but Marsden wriggling away.
Marsden slips a leg in and gets back to half guard.
Iron Tyson trying to pass the guard but Marsden defending well.
Iron Tyson looks over to his corner - he wants some instructions but his corner are not responding.
Marsden tries to roll over but Iron Tyson keeps him under control.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.
Iron Tyson looks over to his corner - he wants some instructions but his corner are not responding.
Marsden moves his hips nicely and gets into full guard.

Marsden working from the bottom, still in full guard. He's managed to get a loose triangle. Iron Tyson doesn't seem to be doing much to defend here, obviously he feels comfortable in the position. Iron Tyson manages to throw the legs off his shoulder and he's back into guard - no problem.
Iron Tyson controlling from the top position.

Marsden throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Iron Tyson trying to control the position from guard on top but Marsden is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

That's five minutes gone in the round.

Marsden escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Iron Tyson gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.
Iron Tyson not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.

Marsden looking for submissions off his back, moving his hips, looking for an opening.

Marsden is looking for a triangle but Iron Tyson pushes his legs off easily.
Iron Tyson controls the pace of the fight for a moment.

Marsden throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.

Marsden has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Iron Tyson can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Marsden can't keep his opponent in guard - Iron Tyson advances to half guard, no doubt looking to mount.

That's six minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson seems content to maintain position for now, rather than mounting any offense.
We've been hearing good reports from Marsden's training camp. Apparently he has been rolling around with some good quality BJJ practitioners and has been sharpening his skills. Let's see if that has an impact on the fight today.
Iron Tyson trying to pass the guard but Marsden defending well.
Iron Tyson perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.

Marsden looking for submissions off his back.

Marsden looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.

Marsden looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Iron Tyson performing his best blanket impression for a moment.

That's seven minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson's corner are shouting for him to control the position and he seems happy to oblige.
Iron Tyson seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Marsden does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Marsden is pressing down on Iron Tyson's left leg trying to get back to full guard. He's managed it.
Marsden wants to sweep but no luck.

Marsden has his foot on Iron Tyson's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Iron Tyson works his way back into a safe position though.

Marsden working for a triangle but Iron Tyson defends it easily.

Marsden looking for submissions off his back, moving his hips, looking for an opening.
Iron Tyson works a leg free and moves into half guard.

That's eight minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is working hard to pass the guard. He's done it - he's now in full mount! Trouble for Marsden!
Score +3 for passing guard: Marsden (0) vs (11) Iron Tyson
Iron Tyson controlling from mount.
Marsden is desperately trying to improve his position but Iron Tyson has a good base and remains in mount.
Iron Tyson takes a little breather and maintains the position. The referee will be looking for him to stay active from such a dominant position though.
Iron Tyson tries to control but Marsden wriggling away.
Marsden is desperately trying to improve his position but Iron Tyson has a good base and remains in mount.
Iron Tyson controlling his opponent.
Marsden is working to get back to half guard.

That's nine minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson looking to control but Marsden is working nicely, looking to advance position himself.
Iron Tyson looking to control and managing it successfully.
Marsden is looking to improve his position but Iron Tyson isn't that keen on the idea.
Marsden manages to regain half guard. Good work.
The referee calls for the fighters to work.

Marsden looking for submissions off his back.
Iron Tyson content to sit in half guard and control for a moment.

That's ten minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson trying to control from half guard but Marsden is working away.

Iron Tyson is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Marsden is just riding it out for now. Iron Tyson eventually gives up the hold.
The referee calls for the fighters to work.

Marsden looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Iron Tyson tries to pass the half guard into mount. Marsden knows what he's doing though and prevents the attempt.
Marsden is looking for a sweep. Iron Tyson is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Marsden is working hard here to advance position.

That's eleven minutes gone in the round.

Marsden is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Iron Tyson pulls his head out easily.
Marsden is looking for a sweep. Iron Tyson is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Iron Tyson trying to mount his opponent but Marsden defends it.

Marsden looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Iron Tyson trying to control the pace.
Marsden tries to get to full guard but Iron Tyson has control of the leg.
Iron Tyson controlling the action here.

Marsden looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.

That's twelve minutes gone in the round.
Marsden is trying to get back to full guard.
Marsden moves his hips nicely and gets into full guard.
Iron Tyson must be cautious of submissions here, given that his opponent has the superior Jiu Jitsu.
Iron Tyson showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
Well,Marsden is on his way to losing a decision here. Can he use his experience to pull something off in the closing minutes?
Iron Tyson tries to free his leg and advance position but Marsden is retaining full guard.
Iron Tyson seems content to control from guard here. He's going to have to remain active though if he doesn't want to get stood back up.

Iron Tyson got a little sloppy there for a moment and Marsden has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Iron Tyson has managed to get both his arms back between Marsden's legs - danger averted.

Iron Tyson got a little sloppy there for a moment and Marsden has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Iron Tyson has managed to get both his arms back between Marsden's legs - danger averted.

That's thirteen minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Iron Tyson sitting in guard here, content to control.
Iron Tyson wants to pass the guard but Marsden is keeping the position.
Iron Tyson engaging in some classic timewasting tactics.

Marsden is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Iron Tyson is aware though and is defending well.

That's fourteen minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson wants to control from the top but Marsden keeps moving.

Marsden working for a triangle but Iron Tyson defends it easily.
Iron Tyson looking to control the position here, rather than advance.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Marsden working from the bottom, still in full guard. He's managed to get a loose triangle. Iron Tyson doesn't seem to be doing much to defend here, obviously he feels comfortable in the position. Iron Tyson manages to throw the legs off his shoulder and he's back into guard - no problem.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!

Marsden had isolated an arm as going for a kimura. Iron Tyson defends it easily.

And that's the end of the fight!
Iron Tyson wins on points by 11 to 0.
A very excited looking Shogun Iron Tyson 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.
The defeated Brandon Marsden had this to say: 'I didn't lose that fight in my mind. True victory is to give all of yourself, without regret. '.

 

Event: CEC 537     
Date:   Aug 30, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Euphegen Doubdtfire (ranked 9 p4p, 2 weight class) and Shogun Iron Tyson (ranked 20 p4p, 5 weight class). Doubdtfire's ring entrance music is that housewives' favourite, I'd Rather Go Blind. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Euphegen Doubdtfire is staring across the cage at his opponent, tweaking his nipples... Tweaking his own nipples that is.

169 cm
29
147 lbs
22 - 8 - 2
165 cm
34
149 lbs
31 - 16 - 1
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

Aspire Clothing
KAISER Nutrition - Q160

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
Aspire Clothing



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 8 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Euphegen Doubdtfire!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 31 wins, 16 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Timothy Bukovac, Frank Antenori and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Doubdtfire throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Doubdtfire misses with a kick to the body.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
A telegraphed right hand from Doubdtfire misses the target.
Doubdtfire misses with a shot to the body
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Doubdtfire's jab looks to have found its range, popping Iron Tyson under the eye.
Iron Tyson avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Doubdtfire ducked under it nicely.
Doubdtfire throws a poor cross that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a one-two to the body.
This has been an exciting period of action!
A jab lands there for Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire cracks Iron Tyson with a right hand to the side of the head.
Doubdtfire with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
A thudding body kick lands there by Doubdtfire!
Doubdtfire loads up on a big right hand but Iron Tyson slips the punch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A bone on bone clash there as Iron Tyson blocks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Iron Tyson misses with the combination.
Doubdtfire thows a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Doubdtfire misses with a lunging right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Doubdtfire blocks a low kick nicely.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Doubdtfire is out of range.
Doubdtfire looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.

Iron Tyson gets taken down but at least he's managed to land in guard.
Doubdtfire trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Doubdtfire stays in close to Iron Tyson's body and controls the position.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire won't allow Iron Tyson to sweep him here.
Doubdtfire stops Iron Tyson from standing up.
Doubdtfire is intent on slowing down the pace of the fight, simply looking to control.
Iron Tyson keeping full guard, as Doubdtfire tries to pass.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
Doubdtfire works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Doubdtfire swings away with a leg kick that misses.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Doubdtfire is looking to take this fight into the clinch.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire connects with a leg kick. Iron Tyson looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Doubdtfire throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Doubdtfire moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Doubdtfire misses with a low kick.
Doubdtfire misses the jab.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Doubdtfire slips under a jab.
Doubdtfire buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire scores with a kick to the midsection.
Doubdtfire misses with a leg kick.
Doubdtfire misses with a body punch
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire fakes the leg kick and cracks Iron Tyson in the body.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Doubdtfire connects with an inside leg kick.
Doubdtfire throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Doubdtfire uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Iron Tyson has time to react.
Euphegen Doubdtfire seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Doubdtfire digs a good hook to Iron Tyson's body.
Doubdtfire lands with a nice body punch.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Doubdtfire looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Iron Tyson throws out a counter right but Doubdtfire avoids it with no problem.
Doubdtfire misses with a low kick.
Doubdtfire jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Doubdtfire misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Doubdtfire tries to clinch there but Iron Tyson circles away.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Euphegen Doubdtfire dominated that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Iron Tyson fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Iron Tyson might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Doubdtfire just misses with a punch to the body.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
Doubdtfire misses the body punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Doubdtfire lands an overhand right.
A looping hook to the body misses from Doubdtfire. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
Iron Tyson takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Iron Tyson tries to bum rush Doubdtfire with a series of wild strikes but Doubdtfire uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Doubdtfire displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
The fighters circling - Doubdtfire throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Iron Tyson! But no joy.
Doubdtfire throws a leg kick that is checked
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Doubdtfire avoids the punch easily.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Doubdtfire lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Doubdtfire cracks Iron Tyson with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Doubdtfire scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Doubdtfire counters with a stiff right hand.
The fighters circling - Doubdtfire throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Doubdtfire works Iron Tyson's body with a nice hook.
Doubdtfire misses with a looping left.
Doubdtfire connects with an inside leg kick.
Doubdtfire connects with a looping right hand.
Doubdtfire looks to land a body kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
Doubdtfire is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Iron Tyson can do to turn this around?
Iron Tyson displays good takedown defense there as he swats away a double leg from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Doubdtfire lands with an overhand left.
Doubdtfire scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Doubdtfire fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Iron Tyson, pushing him back against the cage.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Doubdtfire blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Doubdtfire throws a head punch that misses.
A right handed body shot lands from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Doubdtfire lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Iron Tyson scores with a shoulder strike.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Doubdtfire prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Doubdtfires head.
Doubdtfire misses with a punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Doubdtfire can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.

Iron Tyson breaks the clinch.
Good leg kick by Doubdtfire there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Doubdtfire as he connects with a hook.
Doubdtfire uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
and Doubdtfire makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.

Iron Tyson gets caught on his heels momentarily as he allows Doubdtfire to score an easy takedown into full guard.
Iron Tyson wants to sweep but no luck.
Iron Tyson lands a beautiful sweep and he's now moved into his opponent's guard.

Iron Tyson passes into half guard.
Doubdtfire has no desire to be mounted, so is trying to control. Iron Tyson is working away from the top position though.
Doubdtfire tries to roll over but Iron Tyson keeps him under control.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson with a momentary lay and pray from half guard.
Iron Tyson's corner are shouting for him to control the position and he seems happy to oblige.
Doubdtfire is in a tricky position but he's been working on his transitions down at Boyz II Men, so we'll see if he gets out of it.
Doubdtfire trying to control but Iron Tyson postures up.
Doubdtfire tries to get to full guard but Iron Tyson has control of the leg.
Doubdtfire wants to control but Iron Tyson is keeping busy and won't allow it.
Iron Tyson wants to pass the guard but Doubdtfire is defending well.
Iron Tyson stalling away here and it's allowed Doubdtfire to slip out his trapped foot and regain full guard.
A real slowdown in the pace of the fight for a moment, as Doubdtfire holds on and takes a little breather.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Euphegen Doubdtfire dominated that second round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Doubdtfire throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Iron Tyson cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Iron Tyson's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Nice jab there from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Iron Tyson with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Doubdtfire to score with a decent uppercut.
A decent looking cross lands there for Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire keeps Iron Tyson at a distance using the push kick.
Doubdtfire lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Doubdtfire.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch successfully.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
A body shot lands from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire throws a punch but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Doubdtfire seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Iron Tyson can turn it around.
Doubdtfire works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.

Iron Tyson pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Doubdtfire ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Doubdtfire throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Doubdtfire comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Doubdtfire misses with a low kick.
Doubdtfire misses the body punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
A looping hook to the body misses from Doubdtfire. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Doubdtfire dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
Doubdtfire throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Doubdtfire thuds a left hand into Iron Tyson's body.
A thudding body kick lands there by Doubdtfire!
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson misses with a two punch combination.
Iron Tyson takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Doubdtfire misses with a body kick.
Euphegen Doubdtfire is winning the standup battle so far.
Doubdtfire throws a nice outside leg kick.
Doubdtfire throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Doubdtfire scores with a shot to the body.
Doubdtfire throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
A clash of legs there as Iron Tyson blocks the low kick.
Doubdtfire misses with the body kick
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick nicely.
Doubdtfire sizes up Iron Tyson with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Doubdtfire feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Iron Tysons jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
A nice inside leg kick there by Doubdtfire. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson walks forward, straight into a front kick from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Iron Tyson's calf.
Doubdtfire digs a good body shot into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Doubdtfire tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson sees a low kick coming and goes to check it, but it's actually a body kick and it thuds into his unprotected ribs.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire misses with a low kick.
Doubdtfire defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Doubdtfire thuds his shin into the meat of Iron Tyson's side.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Doubdtfire looks for the body kick but Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Nice sprawl there from Iron Tyson as Doubdtfire shoots in.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice right hand.
Doubdtfire throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
Doubdtfire chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Iron Tyson has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire misses with a body kick.
Nice cross by Doubdtfire.
A low kick from Doubdtfire misses
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Iron Tyson.
Doubdtfire waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Doubdtfire throws a poor cross that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Doubdtfire will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Doubdtfire defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Doubdtfire slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
A nice inside leg kick there by Doubdtfire. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.

Doubdtfire gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Iron Tyson lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Euphegen Doubdtfire clearly takes that round.
That's time! Doubdtfire's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice body kick.
Doubdtfire throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Doubdtfire uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Doubdtfire looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Doubdtfire takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Doubdtfire tries to clinch but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
A combination from Iron Tyson does no damage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
A slow jab from Doubdtfire misses its intended target.
Doubdtfire pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Doubdtfire misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Doubdtfire's hands.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Doubdtfire as he connects with a hook.
The crowd cheers as Doubdtfire lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
Doubdtfire tries to land a body kick
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.
Iron Tyson tests Doubdtfire's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Doubdtfire thumps Iron Tyson with a low kick.
Iron Tyson fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Iron Tyson circles away from the clinch attempt.
Doubdtfire scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Doubdtfire throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Iron Tyson counters with a lovely shot to the body.
A jab lands there for Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire misses with a body kick.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Doubdtfire scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.
Doubdtfire digs a good hook to Iron Tyson's body.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice head shot.
Doubdtfire throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice body kick.
Doubdtfire is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Doubdtfire swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A looping hook to the body misses from Doubdtfire. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Doubdtfire lands with a cross.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Doubdtfire blocks it.
Doubdtfire lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.
Iron Tyson lands a jab.
Doubdtfire is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.
Iron Tyson looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Doubdtfire connects with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Iron Tyson! But no joy.
Doubdtfire gets off balance looking for a body kick
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Iron Tyson, as that shot connected.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire throws an off balance right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Doubdtfire lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Doubdtfire lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Doubdtfire misses with a body kick.
Doubdtfire lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.
Doubdtfire throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Doubdtfire takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Doubdtfire lands with a hook. Iron Tyson tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Doubdtfire's corner calls for a 1-2. Doubdtfire obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Doubdtfire throws a solid leg kick but Iron Tyson takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire scores with a spinning back kick!
Doubdtfire rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Euphegen Doubdtfire had his way with Shogun Iron Tyson in that round.
That's time! Doubdtfire's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. This is the final round!


Doubdtfire scores with a hook.
Doubdtfire misses with a low kick.
Iron Tyson connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Doubdtfire throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Doubdtfire throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
Iron Tyson lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Doubdtfire lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Doubdtfire misses with a jab to the body
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Doubdtfire.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Doubdtfire moves out of range of the leg kick from Iron Tyson.
It appears Doubdtfire was looking to counter with a kick there.
Doubdtfire wants to clinch.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Doubdtfire is having none of it.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Iron Tyson will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Doubdtfire sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Doubdtfire looks to throw a body kick
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.
Doubdtfire chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice strike.
Doubdtfire throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Doubdtfire swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
The fight stays on the outside here - Doubdtfire looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Euphegen Doubdtfire is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson blocks a low kick nicely.
Doubdtfire throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Doubdtfire lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Doubdtfire dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
Iron Tyson walks into a stiff left hand from Doubdtfire.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Doubdtfire throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Iron Tyson stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
An inside leg kick lands from Doubdtfire.
Doubdtfire throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Doubdtfire lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Doubdtfire throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Doubdtfire looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Doubdtfire scoring well with a low kick there.
Doubdtfire lands a slapping body shot.
Doubdtfire jabs Iron Tyson to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Doubdtfire jabs at Iron Tyson's body.
Doubdtfire fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Doubdtfire lands with an overhand left.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Iron Tyson crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Doubdtfire - the referee stops the clock and Iron Tyson gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Doubdtfire. Iron Tyson manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Doubdtfire sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Doubdtfire misses the target.
Doubdtfire throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Doubdtfire scores with a nice body kick.
Crunch! Doubdtfire slams his shin into Iron Tyson's torso.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Doubdtfire.
A solid body kick from Doubdtfire.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Doubdtfire lands a right hook to the body.
Doubdtfire rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a right hand to the body.
Iron Tyson takes one to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson throws a combination. Doubdtfire tries to block but a couple of punches get through.

It looks like Euphegen Doubdtfire has been cut.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Doubdtfire moves away and avoids it.
Doubdtfire bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Iron Tyson doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.

And that's the end of the fight!
Euphegen Doubdtfire showed his dominance in that final round.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Doubdtfire, winning every round. Will the judges agree? They are the ones who matter, even if they are often depressingly incompetent. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight 50:45
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 50:45
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 50:45

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Euphegen Doubdtfire!

Euphegen Doubdtfire retains his featherweight title!
Post fight, an emotional Euphegen Doubdtfire said 'I'm going for that top 5 p4p, watch me.'.
Shogun Iron Tyson spoke after the fight, saying 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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FIGHT
RATING
71%

 

Event: UGD 70:Sturm Vs McKane     
Date:   Aug 11, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson and Takeshi Yuudai. Iron Tyson comes into the arena with Slaughterouse - Party blaring out of the sound system. Shogun Iron Tyson had a look across the cage there at his opponent. He definitely means business

165 cm
34
149 lbs
30 - 16 - 1
172 cm
30
143 lbs
22 - 8 - 1
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 30 wins, 16 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 8 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Takeshi Yuudai!
The judges for this bout are James Ackerman, James Atkins and Steven Brown.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Yuudai slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Yuudai.
Yuudai tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Yuudai throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Yuudai ducked under it nicely.
Yuudai pushes Iron Tyson away with a front kick.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Yuudai thuds a left hand into Iron Tyson's body.

Yuudai gets caught on his heels momentarily as he allows Iron Tyson to score an easy takedown into full guard.
Iron Tyson content to stall in guard here.
Yuudai has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
Iron Tyson sitting in guard here, content to control.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Yuudai controls Iron Tyson momentarily but Iron Tyson frees himself.
Yuudai has his hands on Iron Tyson's head, controlling the position.
Yuudai trying to control the position.
Iron Tyson wants to pass the guard but Yuudai is keeping the position.
Yuudai is trying to control the position but Iron Tyson postures up.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Yuudai being controlled here, momentarily.
Yuudai is trying to keep Iron Tyson in close.

The ref stands the fighters back up due to a lack of activity.
Yuudai shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Yuudai throws a low kick but it's checked well by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai dodges the punch combination from Iron Tyson.
Takeshi Yuudai is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are showing their displeasure at the lack of action as loud boos ring out around the arena.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Yuudai.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Yuudai moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai has been spending a lot of time sparring his boxing in the run up to the fight, trying to sharpen up those hands and look for a knockout.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Yuudai's head but Yuudai sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Yuudai.
Yuudai defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Yuudai on the side of the head.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Yuudai swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A chopping leg kick lands by Yuudai.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Yuudai turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Yuudai throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Yuudai lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Yuudai with an uppercut!
Yuudai misses with a low kick.
Iron Tyson lands a glancing blow to the side of Yuudai's head.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Yuudai.
Yuudai lands with a slapping head kick.
Yuudai keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Yuudai does a little shimmy and throws a leg kick. The leg kick missed by a considerable margin though, making him look a little bit silly for doing the shimmy.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Yuudai blocks it.
Yuudai ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
Yuudai lands a head shot.
Good shot there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a two punch combo.
A nice leg kick lands there from Yuudai.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Yuudai uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
A leg kick checked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping right hand.
Yuudai connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Iron Tyson's hands.

Iron Tyson forces Yuudai back against the cage and clinches.
Yuudai is trying to break the clinch but Iron Tyson is controlling him.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Yuudai.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Yuudai breaks the clinch.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Yuudai counters with a nice uppercut.
Yuudai blocks a jab.
Nice defenses there by Yuudai.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab.
Yuudai will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Yuudai staying out of range there.
Yuudai dips to his left and cracks Iron Tyson with an uppercut!
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Yuudai misses with a body kick.
Yuudai dips to his left and cracks Iron Tyson with an uppercut!
Yuudai lands a head shot.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Yuudai with an uppercut!
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Yuudai manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
A little jabbing left from Yuudai on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Yuudai moved out of range nicely.
No joy there for Iron Tyson, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Yuudai throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Yuudai throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up but Yuudai circles away and keeps his distance.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the leg kick from Yuudai.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Yuudai avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Yuudai manages to avoid it.
The fighters circling - Yuudai throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson fires out a quick counter leg kick but Yuudai just manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Yuudai takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Shogun Iron Tyson is winning the standup battle so far.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Yuudai looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Iron Tyson blocks the body kick.
Yuudai uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai blocks a jab.
Yuudai scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Yuudai finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Yuudai fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Yuudai misses with a wild body shot.
Yuudai swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson throwing a counter right hand but Yuudai manages to avoid it.
Yuudai fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Iron Tyson has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.

Yuudai has Iron Tyson up against the cage in a clinch.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Yuudai.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.

That's one minute gone in the round.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Yuudai.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Yuudai.
Yuudai prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands a body shot.
Iron Tyson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Yuudai misses with a body punch.

Yuudai manages to break the clinch.
Yuudai looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.

Iron Tyson clinches up with Yuudai and pushes him back against the cage.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Yuudai lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson avoids a wild elbow strike from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Iron Tyson lands with a short punch from the clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson lands a left hand that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Iron Tyson lands with a short head shot on the inside.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Yuudai's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Iron Tyson throws a solid leg kick but Yuudai takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Iron Tyson.
Yuudai throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Yuudai misses with a body kick.
Yuudai will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Yuudai throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Yuudai on the side of the head.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Yuudai does a little dance to reset his feet.
Yuudai fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.

Iron Tyson clinches up against the cage.

Yuudai breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Yuudai looks to land a body kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
A nice leg kick lands there from Yuudai.
Yuudai throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Yuudai throws a body kick.
Yuudai listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Yuudai swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Yuudai throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Yuudai throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Yuudai's head but Yuudai sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A little jabbing left from Yuudai on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Yuudai. Yuudai obviously looking to wear him down.
Yuudai steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.
Yuudai keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocks the body kick.
Iron Tyson throws a series of punches but Yuudai moves out of range.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson lands with an overhand left.
Yuudai lands with a cross.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Yuudai tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Iron Tyson shoots in for a double leg but Yuudai sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
Yuudai on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Yuudai is looking to land body kicks.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson defending well as Yuudai loads up on a big left hand.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Yuudai moves out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Yuudai blocks it.
Yuudai lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Yuudai paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Yuudai scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Iron Tyson shoots for a double leg takedown but Yuudai sprawls well. He's pushed Iron Tyson's face into the mat and manages to get back to his feet relatively easily.
Yuudai just misses with a punch to the body.
Yuudai lands a head shot.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Yuudai counters with a good, hard body kick but Iron Tyson shrugs it off.
Yuudai throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson tries to bum rush Yuudai with a series of wild strikes but Yuudai uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Yuudai takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Iron Tyson lands the left hand.
Iron Tyson connects with a good right hand that stumbles Yuudai. Yuudai circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Yuudai throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Yuudai slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.

Iron Tyson has Yuudai up against the cage in a clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Takeshi Yuudai will probably get the nod - 10:9.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Yuudai throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Iron Tyson looks to land a combination but Yuudai avoids it well.
Yuudai lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.
Yuudai just misses with a punch to the body.
Yuudai throws the kick towards the body but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick from Yuudai.
Yuudai throws a lazy uppercut

and Iron Tyson counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
Shogun Iron Tyson has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Yuudai has Iron Tyson pushed against the cage.
Yuudai tries to break free but Iron Tyson pushes him back against the cage.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch.
Iron Tyson lands a hook that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Yuudai wants to break the clinch but can't.
Yuudai fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Yuudai misses with the head strike.
Yuudai doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Yuudai tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A right handed body shot lands from Iron Tyson.
Come on Iron Tyson - let's have some action - none of this stalling nonsense.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai is pushing Iron Tyson up against the cage, for a bit of lean and pray action. Action being used the in the loosest possible sense of the word.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Yuudai has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai tries to break free but Iron Tyson pushes him back against the cage.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Iron Tyson lands a hook that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Yuudai misses with some punches.
Yuudai misses with a hook to the ribs.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Yuudai prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Yuudai.
Yuudai tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Iron Tyson dodges an elbow strike from Yuudai.
Yuudai fails to land with a short punch on the inside.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is stalling here. The referee will be looking to step in if he doesn't pick up the pace.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
A head punch on the inside from Yuudai fails to land.
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Yuudai creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.

Yuudai manages to break the clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Yuudai can pounce on him.
Yuudai uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild combination.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice right hand.
Iron Tyson connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Yuudai avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson throws a combination. Yuudai tries to block but a couple of punches get through.
Yuudai throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Yuudai throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.

Yuudai closes the distance and clinches.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Yuudai.

Yuudai's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Yuudai checks a leg kick.
Yuudai misses with a kick to the body.
Yuudai misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Yuudai was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lunges at Yuudai with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Yuudai's hand.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch there but Yuudai circles away.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Yuudai moved out of range nicely.
Yuudai has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Iron Tyson lands a head shot.
Yuudai uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tests Yuudai's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Yuudai's head but Yuudai sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Yuudai is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.
Iron Tyson doesn't manage to clinch there - Yuudai circles away.
Yuudai flicks out a counter leg kick but Iron Tyson steps away.
Yuudai lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Yuudai moves away and avoids it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A looping hook to the body misses from Yuudai. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and clinches up with Yuudai, looking for a takedown. Iron Tyson pushes Yuudai against the cage but Yuudai circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.
Yuudai misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.

Iron Tyson clinches.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Yuudai throws a punch but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Iron Tyson lands a nice uppercut.
Yuudai scores with a shot to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Still in the clinch, Iron Tyson scores with a nice short uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson can't find room to land a body shot as Yuudai controls the action.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson clearly takes that round.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Iron Tyson takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Yuudai.
Yuudai tries a quick counter leg kick but Iron Tyson is wise to it.
Iron Tyson gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Yuudai throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Iron Tyson works over Yuudai's head and body with a nice combination.
Iron Tyson cracks Yuudai with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Yuudai is avoiding it.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
Yuudai takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick from Yuudai.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Yuudai.
Decent striking displayed by Yuudai there.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Yuudai replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Iron Tyson blocks it well.
Yuudai throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Yuudai has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Iron Tyson finds it's way round the side to connect with Yuudai's head.
Yuudai cracks Iron Tyson with an open hand slap.
Yuudai pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Yuudai's belly button to the back.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Yuudai ducked under it nicely.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Yuudai.
Yuudai throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson moved away.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Yuudai moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Yuudai takes one to the chin there.
Yuudai lands with a nice body kick.
Iron Tyson misses with a double jab.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that Yuudai ducks under and follows up with a left that Yuudai also avoids with ease.
A nice side step and Yuudai releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Yuudai swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Yuudai needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
Yuudai slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Iron Tyson blocks a leg kick.
As Yuudai tries to get set, Iron Tyson tries to push him back and clinch up but Yuudai manages to avoid the attempt.
Yuudai dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
This has been an exciting period of action!
Yuudai throws a half hearted mid kick.
Yuudai misses with a body kick.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Yuudai closes the distance and clinches.
Iron Tyson lands with a left to the head.
Yuudai lands a hook to the side of the head.
A short uppercut from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Yuudai is absolutely dripping with sweat - he looks exhausted.
Yuudai misses with some punches.
Yuudai tries to break the clinch but Iron Tyson is controlling the position.

Yuudai breaks the clinch.
Iron Tyson's jab looks to have found its range, popping Yuudai under the eye.
Iron Tyson darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson backing away here, and Yuudai unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Iron Tyson cracks a nice hook into Yuudai's ribs.
Yuudai blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Yuudai stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.

Iron Tyson darts in and clinches Yuudai up against the cage.
Yuudai wants to break the clinch but can't.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Yuudai avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Yuudai lands an elbow that stopped Iron Tyson in his tracks for a moment.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand that snaps the head of Yuudai backwards.
Yuudai lands a left hand.
Yuudai lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Yuudai.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Yuudai prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai blocking some punches.
Yuudai comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Yuudai tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Yuudai lands a glancing elbow in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand.
Yuudai struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.

Yuudai breaks the clinch.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Yuudai avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Yuudai fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Yuudai attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Yuudai misses with a wild body shot.
Yuudai throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Yuudai.
Yuudai throws a push kick but Iron Tyson slaps the foot to one side.
Yuudai scoring well with a low kick there.
Yuudai misses with an attempted mid kick.
Yuudai tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Yuudai tests Iron Tyson's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Yuudai takes one on the button.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses with a double jab
and Yuudai counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Yuudai misses the shot to the body.
Yuudai uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close fourth round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action! This is the final round!


Yuudai ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai wants to land a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up but Yuudai circles away and keeps his distance.
Yuudai avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Yuudai tries a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Yuudai scores with a leg kick.
Yuudai misses the shot to the body.
Yuudai lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Iron Tyson lunges at Yuudai with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Yuudai's hand.
Iron Tyson takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the body kick from Yuudai.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Yuudai tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Yuudai lands a nice shot that snaps Iron Tyson's head back.
Yuudai takes one to the chin there.
Yuudai looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
A telegraphed right hand from Yuudai misses the target.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Yuudai throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Yuudai is avoiding it.
Yuudai only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Yuudai ducks down to avoid it.
Yuudai finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Yuudai avoids it easily.
Yuudai throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Yuudai.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Yuudai.
Iron Tyson tests Yuudai's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Yuudai walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Yuudai avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Yuudai takes a punch to the jaw and another one to the bread basket.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Yuudai looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Yuudai connects with a solid leg kick.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Yuudai moves out of range.
Yuudai keeps Iron Tyson at a distance using the push kick.
Takeshi Yuudai has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A slapping body kick lands there for Yuudai.
Yuudai throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Yuudai misses with an attempted mid kick.
It looked like Iron Tyson was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Yuudai.
Yuudai lands a jab to the nose.
Yuudai is looking to land body kicks.
Yuudai throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Yuudai is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Yuudai lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Iron Tyson fails in his attempt to clinch.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch but Yuudai swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Iron Tyson stuns Yuudai with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Iron Tyson lands a really nice looking cross but Yuudai seems unphased.
Iron Tyson looks to land a combination. Yuudai sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
An inside leg kick from Yuudai misses.
Yuudai is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson connects with a nice looking jab.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Yuudai's belly button to the back.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Yuudai moves away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
A left lands for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a series of punches but Yuudai moves out of range.
Yuudai throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Yuudai attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Yuudai showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Iron Tyson has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Iron Tyson will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Yuudai tries to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson moves his leg out of the way.
Yuudai takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Yuudai sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Yuudai misses with a low kick.
Yuudai ducks right into an uppercut from Iron Tyson.
Yuudai pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Yuudai is looking to score with low kicks.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a shot to the body.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson works Yuudai's body with a nice hook.
Iron Tyson bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Yuudai's head.
Yuudai throws a head kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the leg kick from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.

Yuudai has closed the distance and engaged Iron Tyson in a clinch.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Yuudai blocks it.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Yuudai softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the kidneys.
A right hand to the body from Yuudai.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Yuudai goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Yuudai makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Yuudai misses with a hook from the clinch.
Iron Tyson blocks an elbow strike from Yuudai.
Yuudai throws an elbow but it misses.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Shogun Iron Tyson.
Well Iron Tyson has outscored his opponent in every aspect of the fight today. Only a scarily incompetent judge or two will keep him from a well deserved win... Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge James Ackerman scores the fight 46:49
Judge James Atkins scores the fight 50:45
Judge Steven Brown scores the fight 49:47

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

A very excited looking Shogun Iron Tyson 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.
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FIGHT
RATING
86%

 

Event: Ascension 0708     
Date:   Jul 08, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson and Davie Brophy. Iron Tyson's entrance music is Slaughterouse - Party. A fine choice. Brophy has chosen Pantera - Walk as his entrance music. The fight MMA fans around the world have waited their entire lives for!

165 cm
34
149 lbs
29 - 16 - 1
176 cm
27
146 lbs
18 - 8 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 29 wins, 16 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Davie Brophy!
The judges for this bout are Jorge Garcia, Russell Pearce and Columbo Gatti.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Brophy misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson connects with a good right hand that stumbles Brophy. Brophy circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson misses with a few strikes there.
Brophy throws a head kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Brophy throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a three punch combination, finished off with a leg kick. Nice work.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild combination.
Brophy wants to slow Iron Tyson down by chopping away at his legs.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Brophy counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Iron Tyson lands a head shot.
Brophy avoids a punch combination nicely.
Brophy looks like he wants to counter punch here.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Brophy.
Iron Tyson throwing a counter right hand but Brophy manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to the head.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson sizes up Brophy with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Brophy takes one to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross.
Brophy misses with a wild body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Brophy sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Brophy keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson with a nice cross.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Brophy moved out of range nicely.
Brophy was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Brophy counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Iron Tyson connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Iron Tyson attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Brophy only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
A slow jab from Brophy misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Brophy.
Brophy on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Brophy sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Brophy counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Brophy ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Brophy throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
A big right from Brophy misses.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Brophy strikes.
Good exchange - Iron Tyson coming out on top.
Brophy misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Davie Brophy is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Brophy moves away and avoids it.
It seemed like Brophy was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Brophy throws a nice outside leg kick.
Iron Tyson with a hook.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Brophy is just out of range.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
Iron Tyson lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Brophy missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Brophy counters with a body kick that stops Iron Tyson in his tracks momentarily.
Brophy gets cracked there but stands up to it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Brophy misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Brophy.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Brophy was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Iron Tyson scores with the left hand. Brophy knows he should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Brophy avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson misses with a few strikes there.
Brophy throws a body shot but no joy.
Brophy throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Brophy moves away.
Brophy unleashes a big counter combination but Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and avoids any damage.
Brophy connects with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Brophy bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Brophy uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Brophy moved out of range.
Brophy avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Brophy misses with a double jab
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Iron Tyson tries to shoot in for a takedown. He's got hold of a leg but Brophy swivels and escapes.
Brophy let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Brophy scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Brophy sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Brophy takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Brophy was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
A punch combination from Brophy misses.
Iron Tyson throwing a counter right hand but Brophy manages to avoid it.
Brophy tries to clinch there but Iron Tyson circles away.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Brophy keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Nice uppercut lands for Iron Tyson. That snapped Brophy's head back.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Brophy moves out of range.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Iron Tyson takes a swing at Brophy's ribcage but misses.
Brophy throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.

Iron Tyson closes the distance, clinches up and gets a nice trip takedown into side control. Very smooth.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Brophy is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Iron Tyson tries to advance to mount but can't.
Brophy wants to control but Iron Tyson postures up.
Iron Tyson slows the pace down.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson tries to move into full mount but can't pass Brophy's legs.
Brophy is not content to let Iron Tyson control the position.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

That's one minute gone in the round.
The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
Brophy is positioning himself to get back to half guard.
Iron Tyson controlling the position from side mount.
Iron Tyson wants to control but Brophy is keeping him busy.
Brophy gets one leg under and gets the fight to half guard.
Brophy trying to control but Iron Tyson postures up.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.
Iron Tyson perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.
Iron Tyson trying to control the action but Brophy is working from the bottom.
Still in half guard, Iron Tyson seems content to control.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Iron Tyson cracks Brophy with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Brophy's shoulder, as Brophy tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Brophy cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Brophy throws a leg kick
and Iron Tyson connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Brophy moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Brophy walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Brophy comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Brophy connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Brophy fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Brophy ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Brophy has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Brophy.
Brophy bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
A big left from Brophy misses.
Brophy jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Brophy gets cracked there but stands up to it.
A bone on bone clash there as Iron Tyson blocks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Brophy's ribcage but misses.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Brophy throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Iron Tyson.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
A combination from Brophy does no damage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with a hook. Iron Tyson ducked under it nicely.
Brophy tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Brophy.
Iron Tyson moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
Iron Tyson connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Iron Tyson is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
The fighters circling - Brophy throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Brophy avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Brophy swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Brophy fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Donk. Iron Tyson catches Brophy right on the button with a cross.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Brophy.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Brophy lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Brophy walks into a jab.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick nicely.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Brophy moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Brophy slips under a jab.
Brophy moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Brophy swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Iron Tyson cracks Brophy with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick nicely.
Brophy pivots, looking for a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range and Brophy settles back down.
Brophy changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
A shot to the liver by Brophy. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Brophy slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Brophy looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Iron Tyson drives through with a really nice takedown into side control.
Iron Tyson tries to move to mount but Brophy blocks the move with his legs.
Iron Tyson remains in side control and seems content to stay there. It's a versatile position from which he can work both strikes and submissions, whilst maintaining that control, so maybe he'll sit here for a while.
Brophy tries to buck Iron Tyson off but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
Brophy being controlled for a moment.
Iron Tyson tries to advance to mount but can't.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson wants to lay and pray for a moment but Brophy keeps working.
Iron Tyson controlling from side mount.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Brophy is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Iron Tyson controls the position.
Brophy tries to get back to half guard but can't.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Brophy is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Brophy is being controlled here.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Brophy is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.

The referee has motioned to the fighters to stand back up. He just wasn't happy with the level of activity.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Iron Tyson changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson cracks Brophy with a good jab.
Iron Tyson is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Brophy can do to turn this around?
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot
enabling Brophy to counter with a crisp jab.
Brophy closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Brophy.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Brophy.
Brophy fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.

Iron Tyson bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Brophy is positioning himself to get back to half guard.
Iron Tyson is looking to take a break and control but Brophy is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Iron Tyson controlling the position from side mount.
Iron Tyson tries to advance to mount but can't.
Brophy is looking to regain half guard here but Iron Tyson keeps moving and retains side control.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson clearly takes that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Brophy throws a solid leg kick but Iron Tyson takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Brophy.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Brophy saw that one coming.
A good leg kick by Brophy.
Brophy misses the jab.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Brophy.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Brophy moved out of range nicely.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Brophy throws a nice inside leg kick.
Brophy bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
It seemed like Brophy was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Brophy slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Brophy lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Brophy throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a jab right on the kisser.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Brophy counters with a body kick that stops Iron Tyson in his tracks momentarily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Brophy pivots, looking for a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range and Brophy settles back down.
Brophy ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Brophy throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Brophy manages to avoid it.
Brophy slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson connects with a nice looking jab.
Iron Tyson on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Brophy. Brophy obviously looking to wear him down.
Brophy connects with a single shot there.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Brophy misses with a straight left.
Brophy is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Brophy walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Brophy wants to slow Iron Tyson down by chopping away at his legs.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Brophy's head backwards.
Brophy slips under a jab.
Brophy just misses with a punch to the body.
Brophy thows a left - swing and a miss!
Brophy shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Iron Tyson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Brophy counters with a nice body shot.
Brophy moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
That kick from Brophy tenderised Iron Tyson's leg. Iron Tyson is trying to keep his angry face on.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Brophy swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the body
and Brophy counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Brophy's head back.
Iron Tyson drops his hands momentarily and Brophy takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Brophy ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Brophy.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Brophy moved out of range nicely.
Brophy throws out a counter right but Iron Tyson avoids it with no problem.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that Brophy ducks under and follows up with a left that Brophy also avoids with ease.
It seemed like Brophy was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
Brophy just misses with a punch to the body.
A counter left hand to the body from Iron Tyson misses its target.
Sloppy strikes from Iron Tyson. Those never looked like landing.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson misses with the combination.
Brophy misses with a body punch
and Iron Tyson counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
Brophy throws a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Brophy scores with a decent looking hook.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson's jab looks to have found its range, popping Brophy under the eye.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Brophy cracks the inside of Iron Tyson's front leg.
Brophy attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
The crowd cheers as Iron Tyson lands an impressive looking overhand right. Brophy doesn't seem phased though.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Brophy scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Iron Tyson lands a glancing blow to the side of Brophy's head.
Iron Tyson with a jab.
Brophy connects with a nice looking jab.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Brophy throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Brophy tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Iron Tyson works the jab nicely.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close fourth round but I would say that Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. This is the final round!


Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Brophy counters with a slapping leg kick.
Iron Tyson is looking to chop away at Brophy's legs.
Iron Tyson dives in for a single leg takedown but Brophy sprawls and the fighters end up clinched against the cage.
Brophy swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Brophy throws a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Brophy slips the punch.
Iron Tyson throws a right hand that misses
enabling Brophy to counter with a crisp jab.
Brophy uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson moves out of the way of the counter high kick fromBrophy.
Brophy misses with a low kick.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the leg kick from Brophy.
Iron Tyson has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Brophy.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Brophy.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Brophy counters with a nice uppercut.
Brophy keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Brophy was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Brophy.
A slow jab from Brophy misses its intended target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Brophy looking to land some kicks to the body here.
A shot to the body from Iron Tyson misses
and Brophy counters with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Brophy throws a right hand that Iron Tyson ducks under and follows up with a left that Iron Tyson also avoids with ease.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Brophy lunges at Iron Tyson with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Iron Tyson's hand.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Brophy counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Brophy with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Iron Tyson to score with a decent uppercut.
Brophy wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping right hand.
Brophy throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson throws a shot to the body.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Brophy slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Davie Brophy has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
Shogun Iron Tyson is winning the standup battle so far.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Brophy keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Brophy fails in his attempt to clinch.
Brophy misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Brophy throws a low kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Brophy blocks it.
Brophy only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Iron Tyson walks into a straight right hand from Brophy.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson lands a jab.
A punch combination from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
A nice side step and Brophy releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Brophy moves away.
A big right from Brophy misses.
Brophy swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Brophy missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Brophy is just out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson misses with a right hand
and Brophy counters with a straight right hand.
Nice uppercut lands for Iron Tyson. That snapped Brophy's head back.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Brophy sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Brophy rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Iron Tyson counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Brophy throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Iron Tyson makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
A left lands for Brophy.
Iron Tyson lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Brophy backs up against the cage.
Some bone on bone action there as Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
The fighters circling - Brophy throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Brophy misses with a hook. Iron Tyson ducked under it nicely.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Brophy throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Brophy's hands.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
A solid leg kick lands there for Brophy.
Brophy throws a low kick, looking for Iron Tyson's leg but Iron Tyson calmly moves out of range.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Brophy slips the punch.
Brophy counters with a body kick.
Brophy on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Iron Tyson misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Brophy makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Brophy lands a jab.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Brophy is out of range.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Brophy.
Brophy slips under a jab.
Brophy throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but seems OK.

And that's the end of the fight!
I would just about give that final round to Davie Brophy.
Well Iron Tyson has outscored his opponent in every aspect of the fight today. Only a scarily incompetent judge or two will keep him from a well deserved win... Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Jorge Garcia scores the fight 50:45
Judge Russell Pearce scores the fight 49:46
Judge Columbo Gatti scores the fight 49:46

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

Shogun Iron Tyson retains his featherweight title!
In his post fight interview, Shogun Iron Tyson started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.
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RATING
73%

 

Event: Ascension 0617     
Date:   Jun 17, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Ichabod Crane and Shogun Iron Tyson. Crane comes to the cage accompanied by Way of The Ninja. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

165 cm
33
154 lbs
32 - 18 - 0
165 cm
33
149 lbs
28 - 16 - 1
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 32 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Ichabod Crane!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 28 wins, 16 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Tiny Johnson, Chris Downing and Robert Twigg.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Crane throws a right hand that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Crane lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Crane ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild body shot.
Ichabod Crane seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
A counter left hand to the body from Crane misses its target.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
We've been told by Crane's head coaches at Westside Martial Arts that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Crane.
Crane is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Iron Tyson moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
A punch lands to the side of Iron Tyson 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Crane digs a good body shot into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Crane misses with a few strikes there.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Crane on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Iron Tyson showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Crane.
Crane connects with a single shot there.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the bread basket.
A punch lands to the side of Iron Tyson 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fighters circling - Crane throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Crane manages to avoid it.
Crane looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Crane counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Jab by Crane.
Ichabod Crane is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Crane.
Iron Tyson is trying to force a seperation but Crane has the dominant position.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.

Iron Tyson breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
The fighters circle momentarily. Crane darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Crane with a body shot.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Crane.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Crane throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Crane counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.

Iron Tyson dives in and scores a takedown into Crane's guard.
Iron Tyson has been taking part in the yoga sessions down at Canadian Elite Bruins Gym. Presumably he's going to look for a slick submission... Or maybe he's looking to avoid one.
Iron Tyson sitting in guard here, content to control.

Crane pushes Iron Tyson off and scrambles back to his feet.
Crane is looking to wear down Iron Tyson with body shots, infact he's throwing more body shots than head shots at the moment.
Sloppy strikes from Crane. Those never looked like landing.
Crane is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Iron Tyson moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Crane tries to clinch up but Iron Tyson circles away and keeps his distance.
Iron Tyson connects with a looping right hand.

It looks like Ichabod Crane has been cut.
Iron Tyson has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Crane finds it's way round the side to connect with Iron Tyson's head.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Iron Tyson takes one on the button.
Crane lands with an overhand left.
Crane takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Crane misses with a two punch combination.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Crane saw that one coming.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ichabod Crane dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Ichabod Crane's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Crane misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Crane misses with a wild combination.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Crane misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson defending well as Crane loads up on a big left hand.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Crane scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Crane throws an ugly left hook that misses
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Crane lands with a good body shot.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Iron Tyson doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Crane connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Horrible takedown attempt by Iron Tyson or perhaps it was just good defense by Crane, which made it look bad.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Crane keeps the fight on the outside.
Crane connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Crane throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
Crane looks to score with a jab to the body but Iron Tyson is just out of range.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Crane's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson connects with a good right hand that stumbles Crane. Crane circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Crane takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Crane throws a right hand that misses
and Iron Tyson counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Crane.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Crane misses with a hook to the body
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.

Crane is rocked!
Crane connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Iron Tyson momentarily.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Crane.
Crane scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Crane swings widly with a right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a crisp right that sends Crane to the canvas! Iron Tyson follows up with punches from the mount and this one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:43 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Shogun Iron Tyson!
Shogun Iron Tyson is the new featherweight champion!
Shogun Iron Tyson bigged himself up after the win. The crowd seemed to love it.
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RATING
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Event: Ascension 0520     
Date:   May 20, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Ichabod Crane and Shogun Iron Tyson. Crane's ring entrance music is that housewives' favourite, Way of The Ninja. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. Both these guys have really solid chins. Will we see a standup war or will they both decide that a knockout is unlikely and try to win the fight elsewhere?

165 cm
33
154 lbs
31 - 18 - 0
165 cm
33
149 lbs
28 - 15 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 31 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Ichabod Crane!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 28 wins, 15 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Sam Margolis, Colin Fotheringham and James Glass.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Crane moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
A shot to the liver by Iron Tyson. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson lands with an uppercut that bounces Crane off the cage and back into range.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Crane lands with a nice body punch.
A telegraphed right hand from Crane misses the target.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Crane avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Crane slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Crane moves away and avoids it.
Crane connects with a crisp jab.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Crane thuds a left hand into Iron Tyson's body.
Iron Tyson scores with the left hand. Crane knows he should have avoided that one.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.

Crane moves into the clinch successfully.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.

Iron Tyson breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Crane swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
As Iron Tyson looks to move away, Crane throws a big counter combo but Iron Tyson just gets out of the way.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
We've been told by Crane's head coaches at Westside Martial Arts that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Crane.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson cracks Crane with a good jab.
Iron Tyson ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Crane slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Crane throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Crane.
Iron Tyson fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Crane moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane takes a jab right on the kisser.
Ichabod Crane is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Crane moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
Iron Tyson walks into a jab.
Iron Tyson stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Crane misses with a body shot.
Crane bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
A little feinted left hand from Crane on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Crane throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
Crane takes one on the button.
Crane thows a left - swing and a miss!
Crane throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Crane moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson cracks Crane with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Iron Tyson fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Crane on the side of the head.
Crane is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Crane steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Good exchange - Crane coming out on top.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Crane avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Crane lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson defending well as Crane loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Crane.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson with a jab.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Crane tries to clinch up but Iron Tyson circles away and keeps his distance.
Crane has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Crane throws a good cross that connects.
Good exchange - Iron Tyson coming out on top.
Crane bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Nice cross by Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Crane defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Iron Tyson.
Crane misses with a hook. Iron Tyson ducked under it nicely.
Crane with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Iron Tyson to score with a decent uppercut.
Crane uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Crane swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Crane counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson lands with an uppercut that bounces Crane off the cage and back into range.
A jab from Iron Tyson does it's job there.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Crane throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Crane tries to clinch there but Iron Tyson circles away.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Crane looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Crane is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Crane avoids the punch easily.
It looked like Crane was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Iron Tyson.
Crane bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Crane's belly button to the back.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Crane slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Crane uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Crane is looking to counter the offense by Iron Tyson and move into the clinch.
Crane slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Crane takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Crane fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Iron Tyson looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Crane's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Crane's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Iron Tyson looks to land a combination but Crane avoids it well.
It looked like Crane was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Crane manages to avoid it.
Crane throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Crane.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Crane.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Crane.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Crane checks the leg kick.
Crane looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Crane.
Iron Tyson has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Crane looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Crane.
Crane tries to counter by moving into the clinch but Iron Tyson manages to circle out of the way.
Iron Tyson jabs at Crane's body.
Crane jabs Iron Tyson right on the nose. Iron Tyson blinks but takes it well.
Iron Tyson waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Crane.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Crane is looking for a counter combo.
Crane misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.

Iron Tyson closes the distance, clinches up and gets a nice trip takedown into side control. Very smooth.
Crane holds on tight, trying to prevent any damage.
Crane prevents Iron Tyson from improving position.
Crane is trying to buck Iron Tyson off.

The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
Iron Tyson decides to stand back up.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Crane misses with a double jab.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Crane misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson goes for a double leg but Crane avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Crane continues to drive forward.
Crane uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Crane dips to his left and cracks Iron Tyson with an uppercut!
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Crane's ribcage but misses.
A counter left hand to the body from Crane misses its target.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Crane's defenses.
Crane moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson closes this distance looking for a takedown but Crane circles away.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Crane saw that one coming.
A big right from Crane misses.
Crane uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Crane connects with the punch.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Crane's head back.
Iron Tyson looks to land a combination but Crane avoids it well.
Iron Tyson throws an off balance right hand
and Crane counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Iron Tyson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Crane counters with a one-two to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Crane's head but Crane sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Crane throws a lazy right hand but Iron Tyson sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson wants to counter the offense by Crane and move into the clinch position.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Crane.
Crane takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.

Crane fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Iron Tyson, pushing him back against the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
Iron Tyson pushes Crane back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Crane is trying to break the clinch but Iron Tyson has him pressed against the cage.
Iron Tyson lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.

Crane manages to break the clinch.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Crane avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson lands with an uppercut that bounces Crane off the cage and back into range.
A nice combination there by Crane.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Crane moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Crane slips under a jab.
An attempted straight right counter from Crane misses the target.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Crane uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Crane fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Crane throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Iron Tyson takes one to the side of the head.
A combination from Crane does no damage.
Crane on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Crane strikes.
A swing and a miss from Crane.
Crane moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Crane steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
It looked like Crane was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Crane avoids the punch easily.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Donk. Iron Tyson catches Crane right on the button with a cross.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
letting Crane counter with a right hand.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Crane takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Crane throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the body
and Crane counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Crane.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Crane connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Iron Tyson momentarily.
Iron Tyson fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Iron Tyson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Crane counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Crane takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Crane should have avoided that one.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Crane.
Crane backing away here, and Iron Tyson unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Crane throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Crane takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
The fighters circling - Crane throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.
Crane throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Crane throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson looks to score with a jab to the body but Crane is just out of range.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Crane throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Crane swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Crane swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Crane misses with a straight right.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Crane throws a good cross that connects.
Crane looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson throws a series of punches but Crane avoids them all with ease.
Iron Tyson throws out a powerful jab.
Iron Tyson throws a series of punches but Crane avoids them all with ease.
Crane steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Crane throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson connects with a nice looking jab.
Iron Tyson lands a jab to Crane's midsection.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Crane comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Crane misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Crane fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Iron Tyson looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Crane throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Crane dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Crane tries to counter by moving into the clinch but Iron Tyson manages to circle out of the way.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Crane moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Crane moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Crane keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Crane connects with a body shot.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Crane on the side of the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Crane throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Crane counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Iron Tyson thinking.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Crane lets the fists fly and connects with a left straight followed by a right hook.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Crane.
Crane lands a jab to the nose.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Crane blocks it.
Crane ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Crane wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Crane misses with a straight left.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson throws the left hand but Crane avoids the punch easily.
A swing and a miss from Crane.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Crane throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ichabod Crane clearly takes that round.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Crane throws a right and a left that both miss.
Crane looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Crane throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
Iron Tyson cracks Crane with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Crane scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Iron Tyson looks for a takedown but Crane sprawls well.
As Iron Tyson tries to get set, Crane tries to push him back and clinch up but Iron Tyson manages to avoid the attempt.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Crane moves away and avoids it.
Crane moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A shot to the body from Iron Tyson misses
and Crane counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Crane is out of range.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Crane slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Crane blocks a jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Crane's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Crane scrambles back to his feet.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Crane sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
It looked like Crane was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Crane had a free shot at his head there.
Crane digs a good body shot into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Crane takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Crane takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Crane misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Iron Tyson jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.

Iron Tyson gets a double leg takedown into Crane's guard.

Crane manages to wriggle out and sneak his way back up to his feet, so the fighters are now clinched up against the cage.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane blocks an uppercut.
Crane lands a right hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Crane is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand that snaps the head of Crane backwards.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Crane is trying to break the clinch but Iron Tyson is controlling him.
Crane looks like he'd prefer to be striking at range right now.
Iron Tyson gets through Crane's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Crane avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Iron Tyson lands a nice uppercut.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.

Crane breaks the clinch.
Crane avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Crane misses with a wild body shot.
Crane works the jab nicely.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Crane saw that one coming.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Crane counters with a straight right hand.
Crane uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Crane counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Crane moves away.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson digs a good hook to Crane's body.
Iron Tyson throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Crane on the side of the head.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot that sends Crane's belly button to the back.
Crane misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson lands with a shot to the body.
Crane lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Crane takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.

Crane forces Iron Tyson back against the cage and clinches.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Crane scores with a shot to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Crane's elbow.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Crane goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson lands a nice uppercut.

Crane's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Crane with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Crane throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Crane throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Crane scores with a jab to the head.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Crane.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Crane.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook. Crane ducked under it nicely.
Crane lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Crane throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson defending well as Crane loads up on a big left hand.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close fourth round but I would say that Ichabod Crane will probably get the nod.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. This is the final round!


Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Crane.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Crane throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Crane's hands.
Crane loads up on a big right hand but Iron Tyson slips the punch.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Iron Tyson! But no joy.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch
and Crane counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Crane slips a jab and a cross from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Crane moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Crane steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Crane blocks a jab.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Crane takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Crane seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
Crane pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Crane throws a series of punches but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane tries to bum rush Iron Tyson with a series of wild strikes but Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Crane dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Crane.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Crane counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Iron Tyson thinking.
Iron Tyson throws a good cross that connects.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Crane gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Iron Tyson.
A big right from Crane misses.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Crane's shoulder, as Crane tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson works Crane's body with a nice hook.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Crane's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Crane swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Iron Tyson.
Crane slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Crane throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Crane cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a wild combination.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Crane moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Crane.
Crane fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
A decent looking cross lands there for Iron Tyson.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson lands a glancing blow to the side of Crane's head.

Iron Tyson feints and then dives in with a takedown. That was a long way out but the feint bought him enough time to close the distance and complete the takedown. Now we'll play guard for a bit and see who can get the better of that position.

Crane pushes Iron Tyson off and scrambles back to his feet.
Iron Tyson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Crane displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Crane.
Iron Tyson throws a poor cross that misses
and Crane counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson stuns Crane with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
Crane lands with a straight right. Iron Tyson didn't see that one coming.
Crane uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Crane.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Crane ducks down to avoid it.
A shot to the liver by Iron Tyson. Beautiful body shot.
Crane connects with a body shot that sends Iron Tyson's belly button to the back.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Crane was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Crane misses with a straight right.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.
Nice sprawl there from Crane as Iron Tyson shoots in.
A counter left hand to the body from Crane misses its target.
Crane slips under a jab.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Crane displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Crane dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson cracks a nice hook into Crane's ribs.
The fighters circling - Crane throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Crane scores with the left hand. Iron Tyson knows he should have avoided that one.
Crane lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Iron Tyson circles away quickly and effectively.
Iron Tyson jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Crane throws a predictable looking body shot
and Crane takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Crane with a jab.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook

and Crane moves into the clinch.
Crane lands a right hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.

Crane breaks from the clinch.
Crane throws a body shot but no joy.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Ichabod Crane.
I think Crane 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 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Sam Margolis scores the fight 46:49
Judge Colin Fotheringham scores the fight 48:47
Judge James Glass scores the fight 48:47

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Ichabod Crane!

Ichabod Crane retains his featherweight title!
In his post fight interview, Ichabod Crane started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.
Shogun Iron Tyson spoke after the fight, saying 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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Event: Ascension 0429     
Date:   Apr 29, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Davie Brophy and Shogun Iron Tyson. Brophy comes into the arena with Pantera - Walk blaring out of the sound system. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music. The fight MMA fans around the world have waited their entire lives for!

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146 lbs
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33
149 lbs
27 - 15 - 1
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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Davie Brophy!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 15 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Cecil Peabody, Alan Glass and Wesley Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson shoots in looking for a takedown. Brophy tries to sprawl out of it but Iron Tyson keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Brophy manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson throws a poor cross that misses
and Brophy counters with a three punch combo that has Iron Tyson backing up. Iron Tyson nods at Brophy to acknowledge the strikes.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Brophy throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.
Brophy tries to clinch but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
A left lands for Iron Tyson.
Brophy throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Brophy walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.
Brophy looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Brophy closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Iron Tyson fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
A head kick misses from Brophy.
Iron Tyson moves out of range as Brophy strikes.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Brophy throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Iron Tyson doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Brophy walks into a left hand.
Brophy defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Brophy is looking for a counter combo.
Brophy walks into a jab.
Brophy fails with an attempt to clinch.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Brophy counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Iron Tyson feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Brophys jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Brophy defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Brophy's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Brophy sees it coming and avoids it easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Brophy misses the target.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Brophy ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Brophy was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Brophy counters with a slapping leg kick.
Brophy throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Brophy takes a body punch but keeps moving.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson avoids the head kick by Brophy.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Brophy.
Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson digs a good hook to Brophy's body.
Iron Tyson throws a nice outside leg kick.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Brophy chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the head.
Brophy takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Sloppy strikes from Iron Tyson. Those never looked like landing.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson lands a nice looking body shot.
Iron Tyson getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Brophy throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Davie Brophy is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot
and Brophy counters with an outside leg kick.
Brophy pushes Iron Tyson away with a front kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Brophy sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's front leg with a kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Brophy on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Brophy staying out of range there.
Nice shot lands for Brophy.
Iron Tyson jabs at Brophy's body.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Brophy slips the punch.
Brophy is looking for a counter combo.
A big left from Brophy misses.
Iron Tyson shoots in for a takedown - he's clinched up with Brophy but Brophy pushes him off and we're back to square one.
Brophy swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Iron Tyson throws a sloppy body shot
and Brophy counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Iron Tyson on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Brophy. Brophy obviously looking to wear him down.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Brophy.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A lazy body kick from Brophy
and Iron Tyson counters with a lovely straight right hand!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy lands a nice looking kick to the body. Iron Tyson takes a step back to recover.
Brophy drops his hands momentarily and Iron Tyson takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Iron Tyson changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
A head kick misses from Brophy.
Brophy connects with a leg kick. Iron Tyson looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Brophy uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Brophy looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Brophy.
Jab, jab by Brophy - just one landing.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
As Iron Tyson backs away, Brophy returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.

Iron Tyson shoots in for a takedown and gets it. Let's see what he's got on the mat.
Iron Tyson trying to pass the guard. He's being very persistent here but Brophy manages to land a sweep and now he's on top!

The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson controls Brophy momentarily but Brophy frees himself.
Iron Tyson tries to land a sweep but no joy.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Brophy pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Brophy throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson lands with an uppercut that bounces Brophy off the cage and back into range.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Brophy moves out of range.
Brophy misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Brophy takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Brophy uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
A big left from Brophy misses.
Brophy uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Brophy avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Brophy lands a nice shot that snaps Iron Tyson's head back.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Brophy moves away.
Brophy connects with a solid leg kick.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Brophy was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Brophy staying out of range there.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be getting the better of the standup.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson tries to move into range but Brophy moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
No luck for Iron Tyson with that takedown attempt.
Brophy avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Brophy.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Brophy counters with a straight right hand.
Brophy feints and then cracks Iron Tyson's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Iron Tyson down.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Brophy walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Brophy lands with a right hand.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Brophy moves away.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Brophy was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
That kick from Brophy tenderised Iron Tyson's leg. Iron Tyson is trying to keep his angry face on.
Iron Tyson defending well as Brophy loads up on a big left hand.
It seemed like Iron Tyson was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice strike.
Brophy showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Brophy feinted there with a counter leg kick.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Iron Tyson lands a lovely overhand right.
Iron Tyson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Brophy's hands.
Brophy walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.
Brophy fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Brophy moves out of range.
Brophy blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Brophy.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy throws a head kick that misses
and Iron Tyson cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Brophy moves out of range.
Brophy moves away from the strike by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Brophy.
Brophy tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Brophy finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Brophy misses with a hook.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
A counter left hand to the body from Brophy misses its target.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Brophy blocks it.
Brophy takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Brophy throws a low kick but Iron Tyson avoids it.
Brophy misses with a low kick as Iron Tyson jumps back.
Brophy looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Brophy moved out of range nicely.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with a wild body shot.
A head kick misses from Brophy.
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Nice jab there from Iron Tyson.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Some bone on bone action there as Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Brophy stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.

Iron Tyson decides to change it up a bit and drives through with a nice takedown into half guard.
Brophy holds on for dear life, maintaining half guard for now.
Iron Tyson works his way into side control.
Iron Tyson is staying tight to Brophy's torso, preventing him from escaping.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Brophy tries to buck Iron Tyson off but Iron Tyson is having none of it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action. This is the final round!


Brophy scores with a leg kick.
Iron Tyson's jab looks to have found its range, popping Brophy under the eye.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Brophy had a free shot at his head there.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Iron Tyson's jab looks to have found its range, popping Brophy under the eye.
Brophy looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Nice body punch from Brophy.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
Brophy is looking to counter punch.
Brophy takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Brophy lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Brophy misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Iron Tyson digs a good hook to Brophy's body.
Iron Tyson scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Brophy throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Iron Tyson decides to change it up a bit and drives through with a nice takedown into half guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Brophy is controlling Iron Tyson's trapped leg to prevent Iron Tyson from advancing to side control.
Iron Tyson perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.
Brophy is refusing to be controlled, as Iron Tyson sits in half guard.
Brophy tries to roll over but Iron Tyson keeps him under control.
Iron Tyson content to sit in half guard and control for a moment.
Brophy tries to get to full guard but Iron Tyson has control of the leg.
Iron Tyson seems content to maintain position for now, rather than mounting any offense.
Davie Brophy has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Shogun Iron Tyson is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson wants to pass to mount but Brophy is defending the position.
Iron Tyson wants to stand but Brophy has hold of a leg and an arm, so he's trapped for now.
We may be looking at a referee standup if the pace doesn't pick up soon.
Still in half guard, Iron Tyson seems content to control.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Brophy throws a jab when Iron Tyson was well out of range.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Brophy swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Brophy feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Brophy throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Brophy tried to counter with a leg kick but Iron Tyson avoided it.
Iron Tyson works the jab nicely.
Brophy keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson cracks Brophy with a good jab.
Brophy drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Iron Tyson, as that shot connected.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson dips to his left and cracks Brophy with an uppercut!
Brophy's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Iron Tyson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Brophy scrambles back to his feet.
Iron Tyson connects with a single shot there.
Brophy lands with a cross.
Iron Tyson has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Brophy throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
Brophy looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with a looping left.
Brophy slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Brophy throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Brophy.
Iron Tyson throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Brophy stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Iron Tyson cracks Brophy with a right hand to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Brophy takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Decent striking displayed by Brophy there.
Brophy uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Brophy.
Brophy scores with a jab. Iron Tyson acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Iron Tyson looks to throw the jab but Brophy is out of range.
And Brophy counters with a quick kick to the body but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Brophy uses good head movement to avoid it.
Nice straight punches there by Brophy. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Brophy.
Brophy misses with a looping right.

And that's the end of the fight!
Shogun Iron Tyson comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
Well Iron Tyson has outworked and out performed his opponent in all aspects of the game today. He was simply too good and the decision should be no more than a formality. 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 Cecil Peabody scores the fight 27:30
Judge Alan Glass scores the fight 28:30
Judge Wesley Smith scores the fight 27:30

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Shogun Iron Tyson!

In his post fight interview, Shogun Iron Tyson started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.
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FIGHT
RATING
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Event: Ascension 0408     
Date:   Apr 08, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Trent Cotchin and Shogun Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson has chosen Slaughterouse - Party as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. Trent Cotchin has a significant reach advantage - let's see if he can make it count.

177 cm
31
162 lbs
19 - 8 - 0
165 cm
33
149 lbs
27 - 15 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

KAISER Nutrition - Q160/$250

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
King of Clothes



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 19 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Trent Cotchin!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 15 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Richard Clark, James Atkins and James Glass.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Cotchin throws out a powerful jab.
Cotchin misses with a head kick.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.

Iron Tyson bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Iron Tyson grinds an elbow into Cotchin's temple.
Cotchin wants to control but Iron Tyson postures up.
You can see the frustration on Cotchin's face as Iron Tyson controls the position.

Iron Tyson decides to stand back up.
Iron Tyson takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Iron Tyson stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Cotchin.
Cotchin swings and misses with a hook to the body.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
A right-left combo lands from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up
and Cotchin counters with a nice uppercut.
Cotchin just misses with a punch to the body.
Cotchin misses with a left hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Cotchin throws a solid leg kick but Iron Tyson takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Cotchin.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Cotchin was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Cotchin moves out of range.
Cotchin circles away from the clinch attempt.
Cotchin takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Cotchin missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Cotchin's shoulder, as Cotchin tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Nice takedown defense from Cotchin. No joy for Iron Tyson on that attempt.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Cotchin is using his reach advantage well here, landing the more effective single shots from range.
Cotchin turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson throws out a counter right but Cotchin avoids it with no problem.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Cotchin moved out of range nicely.
Cotchin throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Cotchin was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Cotchin does a little dance to reset his feet.
Cotchin misses with a looping right.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Cotchin throws a body shot but no joy.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Iron Tyson instigates a clinch.

Cotchin's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Cotchin takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Cotchin misses with a shot to the body
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
A swing and a miss from Cotchin.
Cotchin misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Iron Tyson throws a nice looking combination but Cotchin bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
It looked like Cotchin wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Jab by Cotchin.
Cotchin walks into a left hand.
Cotchin loads up on a big right hand but Iron Tyson slips the punch.
Trent Cotchin is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson gets cracked there but stands up to it.
A big right from Cotchin misses.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the jaw.
Iron Tyson fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
Cotchin moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Cotchin lands a nice leg kick that just misses Iron Tyson's sensitive parts.
Cotchin takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Cotchin fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Iron Tyson lands a lovely overhand right.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson avoids the head kick by Cotchin.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Cotchin blocks it.
Cotchin keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
Cotchin throws a leg kick that is checked
and Iron Tyson connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Cotchin walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Cotchin smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Cotchin needs to keep his hands up - Iron Tyson had a free shot at his head there.
Cotchin misses with a straight left.
Nice shot by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Cotchin.
Nice defenses there by Cotchin.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Cotchin counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Cotchin.
Iron Tyson comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Cotchin is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Cotchin throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Cotchin lands a jab to the head.
Cotchin uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Cotchin throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Cotchin throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
A big left from Cotchin misses.
Iron Tyson scores with the left hand. Cotchin knows he should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Nice jab there from Cotchin.
As the round comes to an end the crowd are showing their appreciation for a great round of action.
Cotchin takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.

Cotchin gets tackled into the cage by Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson maintains the clinch.
Cotchin tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Cotchin misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Cotchin blocks it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


A cross from Iron Tyson lands.
Cotchin misses the jab.
Iron Tyson blocks a jab.
Iron Tyson takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Jab from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson fails with the takedown.
Cotchin scores with a sloppy right hand. Iron Tyson should have avoided that one.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
Cotchin will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Cotchin takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Cotchin thumps Iron Tyson with a low kick.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
A decent looking cross lands there for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson throws a shot from downtown. Cotchin moves away and avoids it.
A jab from Cotchin misses.
Cotchin throws a body shot but no joy.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Cotchin moves away.
Cotchin fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Cotchin throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Cotchin misses with a kick to the body.
Iron Tyson throws out a counter right but Cotchin avoids it with no problem.
Cotchin slips under a jab.

Iron Tyson gets the takedown into side control.
Cotchin is looking for a sweep.

Iron Tyson is looking for a kimura. He might have it! No, Cotchin has escaped the position, nice work there.
Iron Tyson taking a breather here.

Iron Tyson decides to stand up, so the ref orders Cotchin to his feet.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut. Cotchin saw that one coming.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Cotchin.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Iron Tyson crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Cotchin - the referee stops the clock and Iron Tyson gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Cotchin. Iron Tyson manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Cotchin throws a head kick that Iron Tyson semi-blocks.

It looks like Shogun Iron Tyson has been cut.
No joy there for Cotchin, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Cotchin at a distance.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson walks into a jab.
Cotchin avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Iron Tyson stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Cotchin.
Cotchin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson jabs Cotchin to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson feints a jab promting Cotchin to slip. Iron Tyson then demonstrates his capabilities by jabbing again. Cotchin slips again and ducks right into an uppercut.

It looks like Trent Cotchin has been cut.
Iron Tyson throws out a loose jab but Cotchin uses good head movement to avoid it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Cotchin takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Cotchin throws a body kick despite being completely out of range
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Cotchin on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Cotchin paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Iron Tyson swings away with a body shot that misses
enabling Cotchin to counter with a crisp jab.
Cotchin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Cotchin lands with a straight right. Iron Tyson didn't see that one coming.
Cotchin connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
A nice inside leg kick there by Cotchin. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson throws a hook to the side of Cotchin's head but Cotchin sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Cotchin cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

Iron Tyson clinches.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Cotchin lands an uppercut.
Cotchin lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Cotchin lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Cotchin blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
I was talking to Cotchin's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Cotchin tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Cotchin lands a body punch.
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Cotchin lands a right hand.
Iron Tyson lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Cotchin backwards.

Cotchin breaks the clinch.
Iron Tyson fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Iron Tyson will have to do better than that with his takedown attempts.
Cotchin throwing a counter right hand but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Cotchin, as that shot connected.
Cotchin connects with a single shot there.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Cotchin manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Cotchin throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Cotchin takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Trent Cotchin is winning the standup battle so far.
Cotchin misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Trent Cotchin will probably get the nod.
Both fighters have cut men working on them during the interval.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Iron Tyson throws a big shot that misses.
Iron Tyson swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Cotchin fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Cotchin.
Good standup being displayed there by Iron Tyson as he connects with a hook.
Cotchin scores with a jab to the body.
Good standup being displayed there by Iron Tyson as he connects with a hook.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Cotchin sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Cotchin uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
A shot to the liver by Iron Tyson. Beautiful body shot.
Cotchin lands a nice shot that snaps Iron Tyson's head back.
Cotchin swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Cotchin stuffs the takedown attempt from Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson gets slowly back to his feet.
Cotchin throws a big shot that misses.
Cotchin dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Cotchin throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
Iron Tyson tries to bum rush Cotchin with a series of wild strikes but Cotchin uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
It looked like Cotchin wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A good leg kick by Cotchin.
Cotchin throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Cotchin throws a big shot that misses.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Iron Tyson! But no joy.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy uppercut
and Cotchin counters with a right hand to the body.
Iron Tyson cracks Cotchin with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Cotchin counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook
and Cotchin counters with a good low kick that Iron Tyson was not able to check.
Cotchin scores with a head kick. Iron Tyson tried to block it but didn't get his arm up in time.
Cotchin moves into range and connects with a jab.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Cotchin just misses with a punch to the body.
Cotchin lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Iron Tyson at a distance.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Iron Tyson has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Cotchin was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Cotchin was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Cotchin ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Cotchin throws a head kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Cotchin gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Good standup being displayed there by Iron Tyson as he connects with a hook.
Iron Tyson blocks a low kick nicely.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Cotchin connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
A jab from Iron Tyson does it's job there.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Cotchin blocks it.
Cotchin misses the shot to the body.
Cotchin misses with a looping right.
Cotchin lands with a right hand.
Cotchin keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
Iron Tyson displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Cotchin throws out the jab.
Cotchin connects with a jab.
Cotchin misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Iron Tyson missing with a left hand there. Cotchin was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

Iron Tyson fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Cotchin, pushing him back against the cage.
Cotchin misses with a short punch on the inside.
Cotchin is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Iron Tyson lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Cotchin lands a body punch in the clinch.
Cotchin scores with a hook to the body.
Iron Tyson's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Iron Tyson takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Cotchin swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Cotchin goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Cotchin is trying to break the clinch but Iron Tyson is controlling him.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Cotchin.
Cotchin tries a body shot but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.

Cotchin escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
A cross from Iron Tyson lands.

Cotchin is rocked!
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Cotchin.
Oh Cotchin is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
The step up in weight doesn't seem to be a problem for Iron Tyson. He's performing admirably here against the bigger man.
Iron Tyson misses the body punch
and Cotchin counters with a nice low kick that buckles Iron Tyson's knee momentarily.
Iron Tyson comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Cotchin seems to have got his legs back now.
Cotchin misses with a straight right.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Nice shot lands for Iron Tyson.
Cotchin smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Nice shot lands for Cotchin.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Cotchin as he avoids it easily.
Cotchin throws a body kick that misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Trent Cotchin clearly takes that round.
Both fighters have cut men working on them during the interval.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Jab from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Cotchin's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Cotchin's head backwards.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch but Cotchin swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Iron Tyson fakes high and shoots in for a takedown but Cotchin avoids it really well and circles away.
Cotchin swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Cotchin catches Iron Tyson with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Cotchin pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Cotchin lands with an overhand left.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Cotchin slips the punch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook.
Cotchin missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot to the body.
Cotchin throws a sloppy head kick
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.
Iron Tyson digs a good body shot into Cotchin's ribs.
Cotchin lands with an overhand left.
Nice defenses there by Cotchin.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
A jab from Iron Tyson finds it's way through Cotchin's defenses.
Iron Tyson keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Cotchin.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Cotchin walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Iron Tyson will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Cotchin throws a poor cross that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Cotchin lands a leg kick that knocks Iron Tyson off balance momentarily.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Cotchin throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Cotchin circles away quickly and effectively.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Cotchin throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
A left lands for Cotchin.
Cotchin connects with a crisp jab.
Cotchin avoids a punch combination nicely.
Cotchin lands with a shot to the body.
A nice inside leg kick there by Cotchin. That's going to slow Iron Tyson down.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up.
Cotchin throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Cotchin is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Cotchin moves out of range.
Cotchin throws a low kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
A little jabbing left from Iron Tyson on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Iron Tyson lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Cotchin at a distance.
Iron Tyson feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Cotchins jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Decent striking displayed by Cotchin there.
Cotchin doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Cotchin blocks it.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson tries to counter by closing the distance.
Iron Tyson looks to land a right hand but Cotchin moved out of range.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Cotchin.
Cotchin takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Cotchin takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Cotchin takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
Cotchin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
A head kick from Cotchin lands but Iron Tyson takes it in his stride.
Cotchin misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson throws an overhand right that lands on Cotchin's shoulder, as Cotchin tries to avoid the shot.
Cotchin lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!

Iron Tyson scores with a nice takedown into half guard. Let's see what he's got on the ground.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson is figuring out what he wants to do next.
Cotchin is trying to control but can't.
Cotchin is holding on to half guard well.
Iron Tyson wants to stand up but Cotchin is controlling the position.

Cotchin is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Iron Tyson pulls his head out easily.
Shogun Iron Tyson has got the better of the ground game so far.

Iron Tyson is trying to work for a kimura. This could be trouble! No, Cotchin has managed to free his arm - good work.

Cotchin is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Iron Tyson pulls his head out easily.
Iron Tyson content to control rather than advance.
Cotchin trying to hold on to Iron Tyson's head to control him but Iron Tyson postures up.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close fourth round but Shogun Iron Tyson will probably get the nod - 10:9.
Both fighters have cut men working on them during the interval.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action! This is the final round!


Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Cotchin throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Cotchin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Cotchin throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Cotchin throws a front kick aimed at Iron Tyson's knee but Iron Tyson avoids it well.
Iron Tyson lands a slapping body shot.
Cotchin lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Iron Tyson slips a straight right by Cotchin.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Cotchin.
Cotchin shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Cotchin lands a jab to the nose.
Iron Tyson swings away with a body shot that misses
and Cotchin counters with a nice leg kick.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Cotchin takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Cotchin throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws a looping overhand right but Cotchin ducks down to avoid it.
Cotchin throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Cotchin counters with a straight right hand.
Iron Tyson checks the leg kick nicely there.
Cotchin throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Nice uppercut lands for Iron Tyson. That snapped Cotchin's head back.
Cotchin clobbers Iron Tyson with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Cotchin with a hook.
A telegraphed right hand from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight right.
Cotchin swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Cotchin slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Cotchin blocks it.
Cotchin throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson sees it coming and moves out of range.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Despite the aggression on Iron Tyson's face he doesn't fully commit to the counter.
Iron Tyson works Cotchin's body with a nice hook.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Cotchin lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Cotchin lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Iron Tyson jabs at Cotchin's body.
Cotchin bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Iron Tyson cracks Cotchin with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Cotchin throws a hook but Iron Tyson avoids it easily.
A head kick misses from Cotchin.
Iron Tyson tries to move into range but Cotchin moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Cotchin.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch.
Cotchin throws a head punch that misses.
Cotchin misses with a body punch.
Cotchin lands a body shot.
Cotchin tries to break the clinch but Iron Tyson is controlling the position.
Iron Tyson tries to work over Cotchin's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Cotchin lands a body punch.
Iron Tyson is wobbling all over the place through exhaustion. Will he make it to the final bell?
A short right hand to the side of the head by Cotchin.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Cotchin lands a body punch.
Cotchin tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Cotchin back against the cage.
A short right from Cotchin.

Cotchin breaks from the clinch.
Cotchin lands an overhand right.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Cotchin moves out of range.
Cotchin looks to land a right hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range.
Cotchin ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
A head kick by Cotchin misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Cotchin lands with an overhand left.
Iron Tyson avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Iron Tyson fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Cotchin half committed to a counter leg kick.
Cotchin scores with a leg kick.
Cotchin throws a jab but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Cotchin slips under a jab from Iron Tyson.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands a nice shot that snaps Cotchin's head back.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
Cotchin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Cotchin lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Cotchin gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Iron Tyson fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Iron Tyson dives in for a single leg takedown but Cotchin sprawls and the fighters end up clinched against the cage.
Cotchin throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Cotchin sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Cotchin throws a head kick that looked like it stung.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Cotchin fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Cotchin throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Cotchin's jab looks to have found its range, popping Iron Tyson under the eye.

And that's the end of the fight!
Trent Cotchin showed his dominance in that final round.
I think Cotchin 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 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Richard Clark scores the fight 48:47
Judge James Atkins scores the fight 47:48
Judge James Glass scores the fight 48:48

The fight is ruled a draw!
S C
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G S C
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G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
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FIGHT
RATING
92%

 

Event: Ascension 0318     
Date:   Mar 18, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson and Davie Brophy. Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Brophy has chosen The Proclaimers - 500 Miles as his entrance music. This should be fireworks!

165 cm
32
149 lbs
27 - 14 - 0
176 cm
26
146 lbs
15 - 6 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
King of Clothes

Sully's Bar & Grill
Hellbent



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 14 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Davie Brophy!
The judges for this bout are Wesley Smith, Chris Downing and Tiny Johnson.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson wants to clinch up but Brophy keeps it at a distance.
Brophy misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson throws a big counter combination but Brophy scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Brophy.
Brophy defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Brophy's ribcage but misses.
Brophy steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Iron Tyson.
Brophy throws out a counter right but Iron Tyson avoids it with no problem.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.

Iron Tyson clinches up with Brophy and pushes him back against the cage.
I was talking to Iron Tyson's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Brophy.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Brophy blocks it.
A short uppercut from Brophy.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Brophy or not.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch.
Still in the clinch, Iron Tyson scores with a nice short uppercut.
Brophy works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
A nice left hand lands by Brophy.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Brophy tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Brophy.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Brophy swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Brophy presses Iron Tyson against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Brophy lands a hook that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson stalling.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
A short right hand to the side of the head by Brophy.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.
Brophy tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Nice body punch from Brophy - that landed with a thud.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Brophy misses with the head strike.
A left hand lands to the body for Brophy.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Brophy lands with a left to the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Brophy.
A right handed body shot lands from Brophy.
Brophy prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Brophy lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Brophy blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Brophy lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Brophy blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Brophy lands a left hand.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Brophy misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the head.
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
Iron Tyson lands a shoulder strike.
Brophy struggles to land a body shot inside as Iron Tyson controls his hands.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Brophy avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Brophy lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Iron Tyson or not.
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy blocks a body shot from Iron Tyson.
A short left from Iron Tyson.
Brophy throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Brophy.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Brophy working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson effectively controlling the action here.
Brophy throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Brophy lands a body shot in the clinch.
Iron Tyson stalls.
Brophy throws a punch but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
The referee calls for Iron Tyson to work.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Brophy misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
Brophy blocks an uppercut.
Brophy blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands with a short shot to the head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson struggles to land a body shot inside as Brophy controls his hands.
Iron Tyson's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Brophy avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Iron Tyson lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Brophy lands a nice uppercut.
Brophy blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson taking a break, stalling in the clinch.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Iron Tyson looking to slow down the pace here.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Brophy avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Brophy.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
Brophy misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Iron Tyson tries to work over Brophy's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Davie Brophy dominated that round.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Brophy misses with a head kick.
Iron Tyson doesn't succeed with the takedown
and Brophy counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Brophy scoring well with a low kick there.
Iron Tyson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Brophy counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Brophy throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Brophy.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Brophy throws a chopping leg kick but Iron Tyson manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Brophy has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Iron Tyson is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Brophy avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Brophy has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Iron Tyson looks to land a left hand but Brophy moved out of range nicely.
Brophy tries a head kick but it misses.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch but Brophy swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Iron Tyson shoots for a takedown but Brophy saw that one coming a mile off and avoided it easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Brophy ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
A big left from Iron Tyson misses.
A clash of legs there as Iron Tyson blocks the low kick.
The crowd cheers as Brophy lands an impressive looking overhand right. Iron Tyson doesn't seem phased though.
A jab from Iron Tyson misses.
It seemed like Brophy was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch successfully.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Brophy uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy lands a nice shot to the body.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A short right from Iron Tyson.
Brophy misses with a punch on the inside.
A nice right hand lands inside from Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy blocks a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy lands a shoulder strike.
Brophy misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Brophy.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Iron Tyson creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Brophy's elbow.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Brophy blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
A short left from Brophy.
Brophy working aggressively here.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Brophy lands a hook to the side of the head.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
A short right from Brophy on the inside.
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson is really struggling to find his range with his punches. Brophy's reach advantage is clearly causing him problems.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Brophy working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Brophy lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A left hand lands to the body for Brophy.
Iron Tyson is leaning against Brophy and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Brophy stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Davie Brophy seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Brophy lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Brophy.
Brophy lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Iron Tyson tries a body shot but Brophy blocks it.
Brophy prevents a body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Brophy blocking some punches.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Davie Brophy showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Brophy scores with a nice right hand.
Brophy throws a nice inside leg kick.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Brophy is having none of it.
A big left from Brophy misses.
Iron Tyson thuds his right hand into Brophy's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Iron Tyson swings widly with a right hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Brophy counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Brophy pushing out the jab but it's not landing.

Brophy moves into range and clinches up with Iron Tyson.
Brophy lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Iron Tyson or not.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy misses with a punch on the inside.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Brophy.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Brophy working some nice short punches in the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a right to the head.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A nice left hand lands by Brophy.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Brophy.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Still in the clinch, Brophy scores with a nice short uppercut.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
A nice left hand lands by Brophy.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Brophy.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands a body punch in the clinch.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Brophy lands a body punch.
Iron Tyson scores with a shoulder strike.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Brophy misses with the head strike.
Brophy lands a nice uppercut.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Nice body punch from Brophy.
Brophy misses with a punch on the inside.
Brophy working aggressively here.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a light punch inside.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Brophy.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Brophy uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Brophy makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Brophy tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Brophy doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Brophy throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Brophy misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Brophy working aggressively here.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Brophy is working Iron Tyson over against the cage.
Brophy lands a left hand.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Brophy fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy working aggressively here.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Davie Brophy really dominated that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Brophy connects with a nice looking jab.
Brophy keeps Iron Tyson at a distance using the push kick.
Iron Tyson walks into a jab.
Brophy sizes up Iron Tyson with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Brophy throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.
Brophy walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.

Iron Tyson has managed to clinch.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Brophy uses good head movement to avoid it.
Brophy blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson digs a right hand into Brophy's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Brophy's gas tank.
A short left from Brophy.
Iron Tyson lands an uppercut.

It looks like Davie Brophy has been cut.
Brophy scores with a shoulder strike.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Brophy lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Iron Tyson working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Iron Tyson is looking to control Brophy's arms but Brophy gets an underhook and turns him. Now Iron Tyson has his back to the cage.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Iron Tyson creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Brophy misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
A right handed body shot lands from Iron Tyson.
Brophy misses with a body punch.
Brophy digs a right hand underneath Iron Tyson's ribcage. Iron Tyson let out a lung full of air as it connected.
Brophy tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Iron Tyson pushes Brophy back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Brophy lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Brophy blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson scores with a shoulder strike.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Brophy.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson struggles to land a body shot inside as Brophy controls his hands.
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Brophy working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A right hook to the body lands for Brophy.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Iron Tyson's elbow.
A short right from Brophy.
Iron Tyson lands a left hand.
Iron Tyson lands an uppercut.
Brophy lands with a short shot to the head.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Brophy creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Brophy throws a head punch that misses.
Brophy lands with a right to the head.
Iron Tyson lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Brophy lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Iron Tyson lands a shot to the body.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brophy scores with a shot to the side of Iron Tyson's head.
Brophy can't find room to land a body shot as Iron Tyson controls the action.
Iron Tyson lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Iron Tyson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson works on Brophy's body with a couple of short punches.
Stalling in the clinch from Iron Tyson.
Brophy lands with a left to the head.
Iron Tyson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Brophy lands a left hand.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Iron Tyson gets through Brophy's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Brophy lands an uppercut.
Brophy tries to work over Iron Tyson's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Brophy lands with a left to the head.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Brophy fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson blocks an uppercut.
Brophy blocking some punches.
Brophy throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson has a couple of punches blocked by Brophy.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Brophy avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Brophy throws a punch but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Brophy presses Iron Tyson against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Brophy's elbow.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
Brophy misses with a punch on the inside.
Brophy lands with a short shot to the head.
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but Iron Tyson avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Iron Tyson blocks a punch to the side of the head.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Brophy creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Brophy creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Davie Brophy dominated that fourth round.
The cut man is working on Davie Brophy's cut.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. This is the final round!


Iron Tyson scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
Brophy fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it well.
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Brophy fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Brophy.
Brophy follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Brophy had a free shot at his head there.
Brophy tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Brophy.
Brophy is using his reach advantage to land shots from outside his opponent's range.
Iron Tyson throws an off balance right hand
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Brophy misses with a low kick.
Brophy lands a body shot.
Brophy tries to clinch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Brophy moves out of range.
Brophy fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch.
Brophy flicks out a counter leg kick but Iron Tyson steps away.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Brophy just misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Brophy is avoiding it.
Brophy misses with a double jab.
Brophy throws a leg kick
and Iron Tyson counters with a stiff right hand.
Brophy cracks the inside of Iron Tyson's front leg.
Brophy dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Iron Tyson. That did some damage!
Brophy throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook.
Brophy throws out a loose jab but Iron Tyson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab.
Brophy misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Brophy connects with a jab.
Brophy ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Shogun Iron Tyson has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Brophy lands with an uppercut that bounces Iron Tyson off the cage and back into range.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Brophy has time to react.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Brophy throws a sloppy head kick and Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
Brophy throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
A swing and a miss from Iron Tyson.
Brophy looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Brophy tries a quick counter leg kick but Iron Tyson is wise to it.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab, cross combination.
Iron Tyson takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Davie Brophy is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson looks to clinch
and Brophy counters with a nice uppercut.
Brophy lands a nice hook to Iron Tyson's body. Iron Tyson takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot
and Brophy counters with a nice uppercut.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Brophy's ribcage but misses.
Brophy missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson lands with a right hand.
A big left from Brophy misses.
Brophy misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Brophy moves out of range as Iron Tyson strikes.
Brophy looks to throw the jab but Iron Tyson is out of range.
Brophy slips a straight right by Iron Tyson.
A swing and a miss from Brophy.
Brophy throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Brophy throws a shot to the body.

Iron Tyson clinches.
Iron Tyson lands with a short head shot on the inside.
A nice right hand lands inside from Iron Tyson.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy misses with a short punch on the inside.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brophy misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the head.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Brophy gets through Iron Tyson's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
A short uppercut from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
A head punch on the inside from Iron Tyson fails to land.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Iron Tyson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch on the inside.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Brophy misses with some punches.
Brophy throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Brophy.
Iron Tyson misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with the head strike.
Brophy swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Both guys are working to get underhooks.
Iron Tyson lands an uppercut.

And that's the end of the fight!
I would just about give that final round to Davie Brophy.
Well Brophy has outworked and out performed his opponent in all aspects of the game today. He was simply too good and the decision should be no more than a formality. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Wesley Smith scores the fight 45:50
Judge Chris Downing scores the fight 45:50
Judge Tiny Johnson scores the fight 45:50

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Davie Brophy!

Davie Brophy is the new featherweight champion!
Davie Brophy bigged himself up after the win. The crowd seemed to love it.
In defeat, Shogun Iron Tyson stepped up to the mic, saying 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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FIGHT
RATING
79%

 

Event: Ascension 0301     
Date:   Mar 01, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Ichabod Crane and Shogun Iron Tyson. Crane comes to the cage accompanied by Way of The Ninja. Iron Tyson comes into a darkened arena with his song building. Slaughterouse - Party kicks in, the lights come on and the crowd goes wild! What a showman! Fingers crossed for an exciting fight - I'm sure both fighters are looking for a nice under the table bonus!

165 cm
32
154 lbs
29 - 17 - 0
165 cm
32
149 lbs
26 - 14 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

Sin City Allstars
Perkele!

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
King of Clothes



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 29 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Ichabod Crane!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 26 wins, 14 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
The judges for this bout are Paul Tew, Chris Edwards and Richard Clark.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Crane misses with an uppercut
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Crane bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Jab by Crane.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Crane throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
Crane waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Crane misses with a jab, cross combination.
Crane misses with a hook to the body
and Iron Tyson counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Crane swings and misses with a shot to the body
enabling Iron Tyson to counter with a crisp jab.

It looks like Ichabod Crane has been cut.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Crane avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Iron Tyson counters with a straight right hand.
The fighters circle momentarily. Crane darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Crane throws a big shot that misses.
Crane misses with a hook
and Iron Tyson counters with a huge left! Crane is in big trouble! He's backing up but Iron Tyson isn't giving him chance to recover. Under a barage of punches the ref has to step in to save Crane from any more damage. A dominating finish by Iron Tyson!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:21 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Shogun Iron Tyson!
Shogun Iron Tyson is the new featherweight champion!
A less than humble Shogun Iron Tyson misjudged his post fight interview somewhat and came across a little too arrogant whilst trying to hype up his own abilities.
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FIGHT
RATING
61%

 

Event: Ascension 0211     
Date:   Feb 11, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson and Ichabod Crane. Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Crane comes into a darkened arena with his song building. Way of The Ninja kicks in, the lights come on and the crowd goes wild! What a showman! Both these guys have really solid chins. Will we see a standup war or will they both decide that a knockout is unlikely and try to win the fight elsewhere?

165 cm
32
149 lbs
26 - 13 - 0
165 cm
32
154 lbs
28 - 17 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
King of Clothes

Sin City Allstars
Perkele!



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the featherweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 26 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 28 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Ichabod Crane!
The judges for this bout are Chris Edwards, Richard Clark and James Atkins.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Iron Tyson misses the jab.
Crane is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Iron Tyson with a body shot.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Crane.
Iron Tyson connects with a crisp jab.
Crane connects with a crisp jab.
Crane lands a nice looking body shot.
Shogun Iron Tyson seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping left.
Crane scores with a hook to the body. Iron Tyson takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Iron Tyson scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson scores with a nice right hand.
Crane avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson swats away the attempt to clinch by Crane.
Crane fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Iron Tyson looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Crane.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Crane.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Crane.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
A shot to the liver by Iron Tyson. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Crane slips a jab and a cross from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.

Iron Tyson clinches with his opponent.
Iron Tyson tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Crane's elbow.
I was talking to Iron Tyson's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Crane misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the ribs.

Crane manages to break the clinch.
Nice defenses there by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch there but Crane circles away.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Crane.
Jab from Iron Tyson.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson scores with a sloppy right hand. Crane should have avoided that one.
Crane has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Iron Tyson finds it's way round the side to connect with Crane's head.
Iron Tyson scores with a crisp jab that stopped Crane in his tracks.
Iron Tyson misses with a lunging right hand
and Crane cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Crane avoids it easily.
A jab from Crane finds it's way through Iron Tyson's defenses.
Ichabod Crane is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson lands a body shot.

Iron Tyson closes the distance and clinches.
A right hand to the body from Iron Tyson.
The pace really dropping off here, momentarily.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Crane.
Crane is trying to maintain a safe position but Iron Tyson gets an underhook and turns Crane into the cage.

Crane escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.

Iron Tyson forces Crane back against the cage and clinches.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Crane misses with a knee to the head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Crane tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Iron Tyson avoids it.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Crane.
Iron Tyson can't find room to land a body shot as Crane controls the action.
Iron Tyson misses with some punches.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Crane uses good head movement to avoid it.
Crane lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
A left hand lands to the body for Crane.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
Crane takes a shot to the head.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Crane.
The two fighters are working to gain dominance in the clinch.

Crane breaks from the clinch.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Crane manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Iron Tyson keeps the fight on the outside.
Iron Tyson throws a shot to the body.
Crane lands a jab to Iron Tyson's midsection.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand

and Crane holds on and brings the fighters into a clinch.
Crane blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson lands a right hand.
Crane lands a knee to the body.

Crane manages to break the clinch.
Crane dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson connects with a leg kick. Crane looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Jab, jab by Iron Tyson - just one landing.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Crane was well out of range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Crane throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Crane.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

Iron Tyson closes the distance and pushes Crane back into the cage.

Crane manages to break the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Shogun Iron Tyson dominated that round.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Crane throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Crane has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
Crane lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Crane is throwing a lot of body shots here, looking to wear down Iron Tyson rather than just go for the knockout.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Crane walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Crane cracks Iron Tyson with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Crane's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson throws an off balance right hand
and Crane counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Crane lands a jab to the head.
Crane lands a head shot.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Iron Tyson tries to close the distance and clinch up but Crane swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Crane appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
A telegraphed right hand from Crane misses the target.
Crane fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Iron Tyson shoots and misses
and Crane counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Crane throws a looping overhand right but Iron Tyson ducks down to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Crane misses with an uppercut.
Crane circles away from the clinch attempt.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Ichabod Crane seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Crane's head backwards.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Iron Tyson moves in looking to clinch but Crane pushes him off.
Crane throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Crane takes a swing at Iron Tyson's ribcage but misses.
The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
A swing and a miss from Crane.
Crane fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Crane digs a good body shot into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Iron Tyson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Crane moves away.
Iron Tyson misses the body punch
and Crane counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A jab lands there for Iron Tyson.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Crane throws a body shot but no joy.
It looked like Iron Tyson was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.
The fight stays on the outside here - Iron Tyson looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch up.
Iron Tyson lands a right hook to the body.
Iron Tyson drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Iron Tyson, as that shot connected.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Crane lands with a nice body punch.
Crane lands a right hook to the body.
Crane waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Iron Tyson.
Crane smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Crane sizes up Iron Tyson with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Crane keeps the fight on the outside.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Crane manages to avoid it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Crane is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Crane throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Iron Tyson wants to land a leg kick but Crane is out of range.
A punch combination from Crane misses.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
Crane takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Crane ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Iron Tyson throws a poor cross that misses
and Crane counters with a straight right hand.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Crane slips under a jab.
Crane misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
A counter left hand to the body from Iron Tyson misses its target.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings for the body but Crane moves out of range.
Crane doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Iron Tyson throws a body shot but no joy.
Crane unleashes a big counter combination but Iron Tyson bobs and weaves and avoids any damage.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Iron Tyson lands with a good body shot.
Crane keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Crane.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Crane tests Iron Tyson's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A slow jab from Crane misses its intended target.
Crane ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Iron Tyson takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
A slow jab from Crane misses its intended target.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
A jab from Crane misses.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
A countering left hand to the body from Crane misses.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ichabod Crane showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
That's time! Iron Tyson's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Crane tries to bum rush Iron Tyson with a series of wild strikes but Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
A big right from Iron Tyson misses.
Crane misses with a body punch
letting Iron Tyson counter with a right hand.
Iron Tyson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Crane.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Crane was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Crane keeps the fight on the outside.
Crane pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
A clash of legs there as Crane blocks the low kick.
Crane misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Iron Tyson throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Crane.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Crane had a free shot at his head there.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Crane uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Crane on the wrong end of a nice hook.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane ducks under a wild hook from Iron Tyson.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Iron Tyson is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Crane avoids it easily.
Crane defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
Crane misses with a looping right.
Iron Tyson scores with a hook to the body. Crane takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut
and Crane counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Crane with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch up but Crane keeps it at a distance.
Iron Tyson gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Iron Tyson looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Crane tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Iron Tyson was well out of range. Poor timing from Crane.
A slow jab from Iron Tyson misses its intended target.
Crane misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Crane takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Crane doesn't seem bothered though.
Crane connects with a single shot there.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Crane with a body punch. A glancing blow.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
No joy there for Crane, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Crane uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Iron Tyson.
A countering left hand to the body from Crane misses.
Iron Tyson misses with an uppercut.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Crane! But no joy.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson scores with a crisp jab that stopped Crane in his tracks.
Crane misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Crane lands a jab to Iron Tyson's midsection.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch but Crane moves out of range.
Crane lands three nice shots there - that looked like it hurt!
Crane keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

Iron Tyson closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.

Crane breaks from the clinch.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Crane misses the jab.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Crane.
Iron Tyson cracks a nice hook into Crane's ribs.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Crane.
Iron Tyson connects with a body shot.
Crane with a jab.
A punch combination from Iron Tyson misses.
Iron Tyson shuffles to his left behind two crisp jabs. Crane eats them both and turns towards Iron Tyson to reposition himself and eats a stinging right hand-left hook combo.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Crane.
Iron Tyson throws a front kick aimed at Crane's knee but Crane avoids it well.
Crane avoids the body shot from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson just misses with a punch to the body.
Crane takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane throws an off balance right hand
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
No joy there for Iron Tyson, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Crane tries to counter with a clinch but Iron Tyson shakes him off and moves away.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Crane does a little dance to reset his feet.
Crane doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.

Crane closes the distance and clinches.
Iron Tyson can't find room to land a body shot as Crane controls the action.
Iron Tyson blocks a body shot from Crane.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.

Crane breaks the clinch.
Donk. Iron Tyson catches Crane right on the button with a cross.
A slow jab from Crane misses its intended target.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Crane cracks Iron Tyson with a right hand to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Iron Tyson misses the shot to the body.
Crane throws an overhand right that lands on Iron Tyson's shoulder, as Iron Tyson tries to avoid the shot.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Shogun Iron Tyson did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Crane getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Crane jabs Iron Tyson to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Iron Tyson throws a head kick that misses.
Crane doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Crane keeps the fight on the outside.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Crane takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Iron Tyson misses with a straight left.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
A shot to the liver by Crane. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Iron Tyson jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Crane closes the distance and lands a one-two.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crane misses with a body shot.
Crane throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Crane scores with a sloppy right hand. Iron Tyson should have avoided that one.
A combination from Crane does no damage.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Crane misses with a body shot.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Crane slips a jab from Iron Tyson.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson with a nice cross.
Crane lands a body shot.
Crane lands with a good body shot.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch
and Crane counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Iron Tyson stuns Crane with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch but Crane is avoiding it.
Iron Tyson misses with a shot to the body
and Crane counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Crane sizes up Iron Tyson with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.
Iron Tyson wants to clinch up but Crane keeps it at a distance.
Crane misses with a body shot.
Crane jabs Iron Tyson right on the nose. Iron Tyson blinks but takes it well.
Iron Tyson is looking to clinch.

Iron Tyson instigates a clinch.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Crane lands a left hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Crane blocking some punches.
Crane tries to break free but Iron Tyson pushes him back against the cage.

Crane manages to break the clinch.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.
Iron Tyson shoots and misses
and Crane connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Crane swings for the body but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nice straight punches there by Crane. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Crane.
Crane with a hook.
Iron Tyson is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Crane lands a jab to Iron Tyson's midsection.
Crane lands with a hook. Iron Tyson tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Crane displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Iron Tyson throws out the jab.
Iron Tyson throws a sloppy body shot
and Iron Tyson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Iron Tyson loads up on a big right hand but Crane slips the punch.
Crane scores with a body shot.
Crane listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Iron Tyson throws a lazy right hand but Crane sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Iron Tyson closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Crane moves out of range.
Crane is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Crane throws a body punch but Iron Tyson moves out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a low kick.
Crane has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Iron Tyson finds it's way round the side to connect with Crane's head.
Crane just misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Crane.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Crane does a little dance to reset his feet.
Iron Tyson misses with a left hand
and Crane counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Iron Tyson thows a left - swing and a miss!
Crane fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Iron Tyson manages to avoid it.
Crane is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Nice defenses there by Crane.
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Crane throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Iron Tyson doesn't manage to clinch there - Crane circles away.
Crane appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Iron Tyson moves in looking to clinch but Crane pushes him off.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ichabod Crane dominated that fourth round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! Ladies and gentlemen, this is the final round!


Crane missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Crane misses with a few strikes there.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Crane.
Crane on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Crane misses with a straight right.
Crane throws a hook to the side of Iron Tyson's head but Iron Tyson sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Nice straight punches there by Iron Tyson. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Iron Tyson.
Crane thuds his right hand into Iron Tyson's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Iron Tyson misses with a jab to the body
and Crane counters with a three punch combination, finished off with a leg kick. Nice work.
Crane fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Crane ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Nice uppercut lands for Iron Tyson. That snapped Crane's head back.

Iron Tyson closes the distance and clinches.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Crane is looking to control Iron Tyson's arms but Iron Tyson gets an underhook and turns him. Now Crane has his back to the cage.

Crane manages to break the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Iron Tyson shoots in and drives through. Crane sprawls well.
Crane lands a nice shot to the body.
Iron Tyson avoids a punch combination nicely.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Crane punishes Iron Tyson's body with a nice straight punch.
Iron Tyson throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
A shot to the liver by Crane. Beautiful body shot.
Iron Tyson dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Iron Tyson on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Crane throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
Crane closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Crane throws a hook but Iron Tyson blocks it.
A telegraphed right hand from Crane misses the target.
Iron Tyson slips under a jab from Crane.
A looping hook to the body misses from Crane. Iron Tyson does a little dance to reset his feet.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Crane.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Crane! But no joy.
Crane throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
A punch combination from Crane misses.
Iron Tyson moves out of range of the strikes.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Crane.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Iron Tyson works Crane's body with a nice hook.
Iron Tyson's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Crane connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Iron Tyson scrambles back to his feet.
Iron Tyson takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Iron Tyson takes a swing at Crane's ribcage but misses.
Iron Tyson throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Iron Tyson lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Nice cross by Iron Tyson.
Crane throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Iron Tyson stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook to the body
and Crane counters with a stiff right hand.
Crane keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson staying out of range there.

Crane moves into the clinch.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Iron Tyson creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Crane misses with a hook to the ribs.
Iron Tyson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Iron Tyson working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Crane doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Crane blocks an uppercut.
Iron Tyson takes a knee to the side of the body.
Both of our modern day gladiators look out of it here - a gruelling 5 rounds of action taking it's toll on them, no doubt.

Crane breaks from the clinch.

Crane forces Iron Tyson back against the cage and clinches.
Crane misses with a punch to the body.
Iron Tyson goes for a body shot but it's blocked.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Crane wants to break the clinch but can't.
Crane blocks an uppercut.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Crane.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!

Crane breaks the clinch.
The fighters circling - Iron Tyson throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Crane throws a shot from downtown. Iron Tyson moves away and avoids it.
Iron Tyson throws a body punch but Crane moves out of range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Iron Tyson. Crane does a little dance to reset his feet.
Crane keeps the fight on the outside.
Crane uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Iron Tyson avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Crane digs a good body shot into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Iron Tyson fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Crane manages to avoid it.
Crane misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Iron Tyson.
Crane lands a right hook to the body.

And that's the end of the fight!
Ichabod Crane comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Crane has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Chris Edwards scores the fight 46:49
Judge Richard Clark scores the fight 47:48
Judge James Atkins scores the fight 47:48

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Ichabod Crane!

Ichabod Crane is the new featherweight champion!
After winning the bout, Ichabod Crane thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
Shogun Iron Tyson was interviewed post fight and said 'Another garbage decision, of course.'.
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FIGHT
RATING
82%

 

Event: Ascension 0128     
Date:   Jan 28, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Shogun Iron Tyson and Bo Xiang Pao. Iron Tyson comes to the cage accompanied by Slaughterouse - Party. Xiang Pao comes into a darkened arena with his song building. Enter The Palm kicks in, the lights come on and the crowd goes wild! What a showman! Buckle up people - heeeeeeeeeere we go!

165 cm
32
149 lbs
25 - 13 - 0
170 cm
24
145 lbs
9 - 3 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Zenith Nutrition (160q/225$)
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Urban Fighter
Bullet Proof System



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 25 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Shogun Iron Tyson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 9 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Bo Xiang Pao!
The judges for this bout are Cecil Peabody, George Francis and Chris Downing.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Xiang Pao takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Iron Tyson looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Iron Tyson slips a jab from Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao scores with a body shot.
Iron Tyson with a poor takedown
and Xiang Pao counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Xiang Pao cracks the inside of Iron Tyson's front leg.
Xiang Pao cracks Iron Tyson with a right hand to the side of the head.
Xiang Pao misses with a leg kick.
Xiang Pao throws a leg kick
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Xiang Pao connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Iron Tyson tries to clinch there but Xiang Pao circles away.
Iron Tyson has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Xiang Pao finds it's way round the side to connect with Iron Tyson's head.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Xiang Pao looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Xiang Pao misses the jab.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson ducks under a wild hook from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Xiang Pao misses with a right hand
and Xiang Pao takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.

It looks like Bo Xiang Pao has been cut.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Xiang Pao looks to land a left hand but Iron Tyson moved out of range nicely.
Xiang Pao scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Xiang Pao with a nice cross.
An inside leg kick lands from Xiang Pao.
A chopping leg kick lands by Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson throws a hook but Xiang Pao blocks it.
Xiang Pao ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Iron Tyson moves away.
Iron Tyson takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Xiang Pao scores with a jab. Iron Tyson acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Iron Tyson walks into a straight right hand from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson moves away from the strike by Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Xiang Pao scores with a jab. Iron Tyson acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Bo Xiang Pao seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Iron Tyson throws a jab when Xiang Pao was well out of range.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Iron Tyson avoids the body shot from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter the offense by Xiang Pao and move into the clinch.
Xiang Pao lands a jab to the head.
Xiang Pao sizes up Iron Tyson with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Iron Tyson gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.
Xiang Pao throws a low kick but Iron Tyson moves out of range easily.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Xiang Pao lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Xiang Pao has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Xiang Pao lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
A punch combination from Xiang Pao misses.
Xiang Pao avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a series of punches.
No luck with that takedown attempt from Iron Tyson.
Bo Xiang Pao is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Iron Tyson checks a low kick from Xiang Pao.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Xiang Pao jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Xiang Pao pivots, looking for a leg kick but Iron Tyson is out of range and Xiang Pao settles back down.
Xiang Pao connects with a good right hand that stumbles Iron Tyson. Iron Tyson circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Xiang Pao throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Iron Tyson needs to keep his hands up - Xiang Pao had a free shot at his head there.
Xiang Pao misses with an uppercut. Iron Tyson saw that one coming.
Xiang Pao jabs Iron Tyson right on the nose. Iron Tyson blinks but takes it well.
Xiang Pao swings and misses with a hook to the body.
An attempted straight right counter from Iron Tyson misses the target.
Xiang Pao missing with a left hand there. Iron Tyson was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
A bone on bone clash there as Iron Tyson blocks the leg kick.
A good leg kick by Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Xiang Pao is landing a lot of head punches in this opening round! Iron Tyson had better start moving his head a bit unless he wants his face to turn into pâté.
Xiang Pao connects with a jab.
Iron Tyson clobbers Xiang Pao with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Iron Tyson takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Xiang Pao looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Iron Tyson doesn't manage to clinch there - Xiang Pao circles away.

Iron Tyson moves into the clinch.
Xiang Pao stalling in the clinch but Iron Tyson improves position.
Iron Tyson lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Iron Tyson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Xiang Pao lands an uppercut.
Iron Tyson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson prevents a body shot from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson lands a hook to the side of the head.
Iron Tyson throws a head punch that misses.
Iron Tyson lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Xiang Pao backwards.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Iron Tyson.
Xiang Pao throws a punch but it's blocked by Iron Tyson.
Xiang Pao blocks an uppercut.
Xiang Pao is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Xiang Pao blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Iron Tyson digs a right hand into Xiang Pao's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Xiang Pao's gas tank.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Bo Xiang Pao dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Bo Xiang Pao's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


A shot to the liver by Xiang Pao. Beautiful body shot.
Xiang Pao turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Xiang Pao throws the left hand but Iron Tyson avoids the punch easily.
Iron Tyson is looking to counter punch.
Xiang Pao has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Xiang Pao throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Iron Tyson on the side of the head.
Xiang Pao is looking to slow Iron Tyson down with leg kicks.
Xiang Pao scores with a leg kick.
Iron Tyson misses with a body shot.
That kick from Xiang Pao tenderised Iron Tyson's leg. Iron Tyson is trying to keep his angry face on.
Iron Tyson tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Donk. Xiang Pao catches Iron Tyson right on the button with a cross.
Xiang Pao throws a right hand that misses
and Iron Tyson counters with a nice uppercut.
Xiang Pao throws a leg kick
and Iron Tyson counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
This has been an exciting period of action!
A telegraphed right hand from Xiang Pao misses the target.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Xiang Pao lands a really nice looking cross but Iron Tyson seems unphased.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Xiang Pao throws a nice outside leg kick.
Iron Tyson throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Iron Tyson looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Xiang Pao scores with a crisp jab that stopped Iron Tyson in his tracks.
Xiang Pao bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Xiang Pao lands an overhand right.
Xiang Pao lands an overhand right.
A good leg kick by Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson has a takedown stuffed.
A slow jab from Xiang Pao misses its intended target.
Iron Tyson is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao walks into a stiff left hand from Iron Tyson.
A bone on bone clash there as Iron Tyson blocks the leg kick.
Iron Tyson fails with an attempt to clinch.
Bo Xiang Pao seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Iron Tyson takes a kick to the side of the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
An inside leg kick lands from Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao misses with a body shot.
Xiang Pao misses with a looping left.
Iron Tyson uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Xiang Pao throws a low kick but it's checked well by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson checks a leg kick.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Xiang Pao, right into the meat.
An inside leg kick lands from Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao misses with a low kick.
Xiang Pao fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Iron Tyson.
Xiang Pao walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Iron Tyson checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Iron Tyson throws a jab but it's blocked by Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Xiang Pao throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Iron Tyson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A little feinted left hand from Iron Tyson on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Iron Tyson slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
A big left from Xiang Pao misses.

Iron Tyson gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Xiang Pao misses with the head strike.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson avoiding damage as Xiang Pao throws knees to the body.
Xiang Pao blocking some punches.
A short left from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson blocking some punches.
Xiang Pao looks like he'd prefer to be striking at range right now.
Xiang Pao working aggressively here.
Iron Tyson swings wildly with an uppercut but Xiang Pao uses good head movement to avoid it.
Shogun Iron Tyson has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Xiang Pao lands a right hand that snaps the head of Iron Tyson backwards.
Come on Xiang Pao - let's have some action - none of this stalling nonsense.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Xiang Pao lands a nice shot to the body.
Nice body punch from Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson misses with a short punch on the inside.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Iron Tyson.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Xiang Pao has a couple of punches blocked by Iron Tyson.
Iron Tyson throws a punch but it's blocked by Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao is looking to control Iron Tyson's arms but Iron Tyson gets an underhook and turns him. Now Xiang Pao has his back to the cage.
Iron Tyson is working hard here but doesn't seem to be able to control effectively, up against the cage.
Xiang Pao lands with a left to the head.
Iron Tyson is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Still in the clinch, Iron Tyson scores with a nice short uppercut.
Xiang Pao gets through Iron Tyson's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Xiang Pao lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Iron Tyson misses with a hook from the clinch.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Iron Tyson.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Xiang Pao.
Iron Tyson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Xiang Pao backwards.
Xiang Pao lands a right hand.
Iron Tyson tries to throw a body punch but Xiang Pao avoids it by throwing Iron Tyson back against the cage.
Iron Tyson misses with a body punch.
A shot in the inside from Xiang Pao.
Xiang Pao blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A head punch on the inside from Xiang Pao fails to land.
Xiang Pao misses with a hook from the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Bo Xiang Pao showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The cut man is working on Bo Xiang Pao's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Iron Tyson moves out of range of the leg kick from Xiang Pao.
It looked like Iron Tyson wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Iron Tyson swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Xiang Pao's jab looks to have found its range, popping Iron Tyson under the eye.
Iron Tyson tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Xiang Pao was well out of range. Poor timing from Iron Tyson.
Xiang Pao throws a leg kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Iron Tyson appears to be looking for a big counter.
Xiang Pao throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Good work by Iron Tyson as he checks the leg kick.
Xiang Pao throws a body shot but no joy.
Iron Tyson tries to counter by clinching up but Xiang Pao breaks away and moves out of range.
Xiang Pao is looking to chop away at Iron Tyson's legs.
Xiang Pao defending well as Iron Tyson loads up on a big left hand.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Xiang Pao tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Iron Tyson is able to avoid easily.
Jab, cross, leg kick. Nice combination by Xiang Pao!
Xiang Pao cracks a nice hook into Iron Tyson's ribs.
Iron Tyson misses with a looping right.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Xiang Pao tried to score with a low kick but Iron Tyson checks it.
Iron Tyson went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Xiang Pao misses with a series of wild punches.
Iron Tyson swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Iron Tyson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Iron Tyson throwing a counter right hand but Xiang Pao manages to avoid it.
Xiang Pao connects with a body shot that sends