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Event: Syn 535 - Parhelion     
Date:   Jul 15, 2017

Coming up we have a bantamweight MMA rules bout between Jong Un Kim and Mordecai Sackett. Mordecai Sackett will no doubt be looking to use his reach advantage to good effect.

150 cm
32
138 lbs
35 - 11 - 1
178 cm
29
144 lbs
23 - 6 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
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 bantamweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 35 wins, 11 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Jong Un Kim!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Daniel Bishop, James Glass and Donald Grub.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Kim works Sackett's body with a nice hook.
Kim delivers a nice body kick.
A big right from Kim misses.
Sackett is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Kim with a body shot.
Sackett lands a nice shot that snaps Kim's head back.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Sackett creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.
Kim tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Kim throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Kim goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.
I was talking to Kim's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Kim struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
A short right from Kim.
Kim misses with a hook from the clinch.
Kim lands a body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
A nice left hand lands by Kim.
Kim tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Kim back against the cage.
Kim avoiding damage.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Kim stalls.
Kim misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett lands a hook to the side of the head.
Kim tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Kim.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
Sackett throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Kims head.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Kim avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Kim working aggressively here.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Kim controls the action.
Sackett lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Kim or not.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
Nice body punch from Kim.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kim working aggressively here.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Kim.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Kim.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Kim.
Sackett scores with a nice hook to the head.
Kim presses Sackett against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Kim lands a right hand.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Kim is trying to maintain a safe position but Sackett gets an underhook and turns Kim into the cage.
Kim works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
Sackett blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Kim blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Kim lands with a light punch inside.
Kim swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Kim prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Kim throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
A bit of stalling here from Kim.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett tries a body shot but Kim blocks it.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
A short uppercut from Kim.
Kim misses with some punches.
A short uppercut from Kim.
Kim stalling.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Sackett creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
Kim trying to control the position but instead, Sackett has worked for underhooks and has pushed Kim into the cage.
Kim throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Kim lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett on the wrong end of a kick to the body.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Kim.
A chopping leg kick lands by Kim.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Kim moved away.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Kim fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
Kim slips a jab from Sackett.
Kim throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Kim ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
A countering left hand to the body from Sackett misses.
Kim scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Sackett doesn't seem bothered though.
Kim ducks down and throws a hook to the body.

Sackett fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Kim, pushing him back against the cage.
Kim lands a hook to the side of the head.
Kim misses with a punch to the body.
A head punch on the inside from Kim fails to land.
Kim is working Sackett over against the cage.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Kim.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett tries a body shot but Kim blocks it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Kim misses with a body shot.
Sackett doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
A slapping leg kick lands for Kim.
Kim scores with a jab. Sackett acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Kim bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Sackett chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Kim can pounce on him.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Kim moved out of range nicely.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Kim fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
An inside leg kick lands from Kim.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett looks to clinch
and Kim counters with a stiff right hand.
Kim lands with a thumping leg kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Sackett rushes Kim and presses him up against the cage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Kim lands a right hand that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Kim goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Kim lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Jong Un Kim has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Kim has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Kim is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Sackett can do to turn this around?
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Kim.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Kim controls the action.
Sackett blocking some punches.
A bit of stalling here from Kim.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Sackett misses with a body punch.

Kim manages to break the clinch.
A clash of legs there as Kim blocks the low kick.
Kim looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Kim.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Kim throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Kim throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Sackett replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Kim blocks it well.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Kim looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett throws a fast counter high kick but Kim manages to duck under it in time.
Kim misses with a left hand
and Sackett makes the exchange count by landing a cracking kick to the body. Kim really felt that one!
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Kim takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Kim misses with a head kick.
Kim throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Kim.
Jong Un Kim is winning the standup battle so far.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Kim.
Sackett moves out of range as Kim strikes.
Sackett gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Kim.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett checks a leg kick nicely.
A lazy body kick from Kim
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett lands with a hook. Kim tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Kim throws out the jab.
Kim throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Kim jabs Sackett right on the nose. Sackett blinks but takes it well.
Good leg kick by Kim there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Kim works the jab nicely.
Sackett looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Kim lands a body shot in the clinch.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Kim's head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kim lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Sackett pushes Kim back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Kim swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Kim scores with a hook to the body.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Kim.
Kim content to slow the pace in the clinch.
Kim lands an uppercut.
Kim blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Good body shot from Sackett.
Kim lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Kim misses with a body punch.

Kim breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
A big right from Kim misses.
Kim misses with a leg kick
and Sackett counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Kim.
Sackett keeps Kim at a distance using the push kick.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jong Un Kim dominated that second 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.


Kim misses with a straight right.
Kim tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Sackett is able to avoid easily.
Sackett tries to counter by closing the distance.
Sackett throws a leg kick
and Kim counters with a good low kick that Sackett was not able to check.
Jab from Kim.
Sackett 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.
Kim throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett counters with a slapping leg kick.
Kim misses with a kick to the body.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Kim jabs at Sackett's body.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Kim has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Kim misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.
Kim swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Kim misses with an uppercut
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Kim avoids the head kick by Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Kim throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Kim misses with a wild body shot.
Kim throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett avoids the head kick by Kim.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.

Sackett gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Kim pushes Sackett back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Kim swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Kim blocking some punches.
Kim blocks a body shot from Sackett.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Kim creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Kim lands an uppercut.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Kim takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kim looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Kim dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Kim blocks the body kick.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Kim.
Kim takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Kim tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Kim.
Sackett looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Kim cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Kim swings away with a body shot that misses
and Sackett counters with a series of strikes. Kim will be more careful next time no doubt.
Jong Un Kim seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Kim finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Kim throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Kim looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Kim misses with a looping left.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim throws an ugly left hook that misses
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
Sackett lands a nice looking kick to the body. Kim takes a step back to recover.
Kim throws a predictable looking body shot
and Sackett counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Kim rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett makes the exchange count by landing a cracking kick to the body. Kim really felt that one!
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
A lazy body kick from Kim
and Sackett counters with a body kick that stops Kim in his tracks momentarily.
Sackett has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Kim throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Kim swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett feints a counter leg kick.
Sackett slips under a jab.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Kim thows a left - swing and a miss!
Kim wants to slow Sackett down by chopping away at his legs.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Kim 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Kim will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kim with a body punch. A glancing blow.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Kim connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Sackett's hands.
Kim pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Kim misses with a hook to the body
and Sackett counters with a low kick, right behind Kim 's knee.
A head kick misses from Kim.
Kim fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
The fighters circling - Kim throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Kim moves out of range of the body kick.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Kim.
Sackett steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Kim. That one must have hurt.
Kim is looking to chop away at Sackett's legs.
A countering left hand to the body from Sackett misses.
Kim cracks Sackett with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jong Un Kim clearly takes that round.
That's time! Back to the action!


Sackett darts in trying to clinch
and Kim counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Kim avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
Kim sizes up Sackett with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Sackett lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Sackett tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Kim manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Kim throws a front kick that sends Sackett stumbling back into the cage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Kim throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett swings wildly with a couple of big hooks
and Kim counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Kim clobbers Sackett with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Kim scores with a shot to the body.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Kim.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett lands a lovely overhand right.
Sackett slips a straight right by Kim.
Kim misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Kim.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Kim misses with a body kick.
Kim lands with a thumping leg kick.
Kim throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Kim throws a sloppy head kick
and Sackett counters with a nice uppercut.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett walks into a straight right hand from Kim.
Sackett throws a hook but Kim avoids it easily.
Kim lands a head shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kim moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Kim looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Kim tries to land a front kick but Sackett steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Sackett ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
This has been an exciting period of action!
A jab from Sackett misses.
It looked like Kim was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Kim jabbing away but nothing is landing.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
A swing and a miss from Kim.
Sackett misses with a hook.
Kim takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Kim throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Kim feints a jab promting Sackett to slip. Kim then demonstrates his capabilities by jabbing again. Sackett slips again and ducks right into an uppercut.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A telegraphed right hand from Kim misses the target.
Kim uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Sackett fails to land with a series of punches.
Sackett lands a jab to the head.
Kim is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Kim lands with an overhand left.
Kim looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Sackett. Kim shrugs it off though.
A swing and a miss from Kim.
Kim misses with a low kick.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Kim throws a right and a left that both miss.
Sackett 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.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kim uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Kim misses with an uppercut
and Sackett counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Kim looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Kim connects with a crisp jab.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick from Kim.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Kim moves away and avoids it.
Kim with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett 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.
Kim thumps Sackett with a low kick.
Kim throws a body kick despite being completely out of range
and Sackett cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Kim.
Sackett throws out a counter right but Kim avoids it with no problem.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jong Un Kim had his way with Mordecai Sackett in that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. This is the final round!


A slow jab from Kim misses its intended target.
Mordecai Sackett has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
A looping hook to the body misses from Kim. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
A telegraphed right hand from Kim misses the target.
Kim misses with a head kick.
Sackett fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Kim buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Kim connects with a single shot there.
Sackett has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Kim digs a good hook to Sackett's body.
Kim fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
Sackett is trying to counter with his kicks.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett digs a good body shot into Kim's ribs.
Kim tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Kim.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Kim digs a good body shot into Sackett's ribs.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a kick to the body.
Kim darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Kim jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Kim feints and then cracks Sackett's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Sackett down.
Kim fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Kim.
Sackett tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Kim rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Kim takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
A counter left hand to the body from Kim misses its target.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
enabling Kim to counter with a crisp jab.
Kim feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Sacketts jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Kim takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Jong Un Kim is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Kim throws the left hand but Sackett avoids the punch easily.
Kim throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
Kim throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Kim throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Kim lands a slapping body shot.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Kim.
Kim swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Nice body kick from Kim.
Kim looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett now looks to counter with a shot at the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Jab by Kim.
Sackett 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.
Kim throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
And Sackett responds with a good body kick, but Kim manages to step out the way in time.
Kim misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Kim throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Kim cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Kim throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Kim ducks down to avoid it.
A jab from Kim finds it's way through Sackett's defenses.
Kim ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Kim is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Kim catches Sackett with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
Kim throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A punch combination from Sackett misses.
Donk. Sackett catches Kim right on the button with a cross.
A shot to the liver by Kim. Beautiful body shot.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Kim ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Sackett throws out a counter right but Kim avoids it with no problem.
Kim uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Kim misses with an uppercut.
Sackett replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Kim blocks it well.
Kim feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Sacketts jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Kim is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Kim looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett slips a straight right by Kim.
Kim throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Kim moved out of range.

And that's the end of the fight!
Jong Un Kim showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Kim 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 Daniel Bishop scores the fight 50:45
Judge James Glass scores the fight 50:45
Judge Donald Grub scores the fight 50:45

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Jong Un Kim!

Jong Un Kim retains his bantamweight title!
After winning the bout, Jong Un Kim thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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Event: GAMMA#643 Wolek v Sackett     
Date:   Jun 24, 2017

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Lukasz Wolek. Wolek has chosen DMX - Ruff Ryders anthem as his entrance music. The atmosphere really building for this one as we go over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

178 cm
28
144 lbs
23 - 5 - 0
169 cm
30
146 lbs
30 - 5 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
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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 23 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 30 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Lukasz Wolek!
The judges for this bout are Jack Bonds, Frank Antenori and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Wolek has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Sackett is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Sackett is looking to slow Wolek down with leg kicks.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Wolek.
Sackett lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Sackett shuffles to his left behind two crisp jabs. Wolek eats them both and turns towards Sackett to reposition himself and eats a stinging right hand-left hook combo.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Wolek's head but Wolek sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Wolek moves away.
Sackett has been talking about how he's improved his wrestling in the run up to the fight so let's see if that's enough to sway the balance.
Wolek fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
Sloppy strikes from Sackett. Those never looked like landing.
Wolek lands a nice shot that snaps Sackett's head back.
Sackett throws a head kick but Wolek moves out of range.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Wolek is just out of range.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Wolek down.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Wolek looks to land a combination but Sackett avoids it well.
Sackett throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Wolek blocks the body kick.
Wolek lands a nice looking body shot.
Wolek displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Wolek throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
Wolek throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.

Wolek instigates a clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett avoids a wild elbow strike from Wolek.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Wolek.
Wolek lands a left hand that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Wolek has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
A nice right hand lands inside from Wolek.
Wolek misses with the head strike.
Wolek working some nice short punches in the clinch.
A head punch on the inside from Wolek fails to land.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Sackett as Wolek tries to tie him up.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Wolek.
Wolek has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett tries to pull guard but Wolek forces him back to his feet, against the cage.
Wolek working some nice short punches in the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wolek tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Wolek pushes Sackett back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Wolek is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Sackett is defending well for now.
Wolek pushes Sackett back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Wolek.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Wolek lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Wolek tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Wolek back against the cage.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Wolek avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Wolek.
Wolek throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Wolek effectively controlling the action here.
A right hand to the body from Sackett.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Wolek lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Wolek misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett takes a shot to the head.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Wolek.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Wolek.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Wolek goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Wolek lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Sackett wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Wolek has him pressed against the cage.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Wolek creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Wolek putting his Muay Thai to good use. He has Sackett in a tight clinch and is doing some damage with knees to the body.
Wolek lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Sackett's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Wolek controls his hands.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett wants to break the clinch but can't.
Wolek is stalling here. The referee will be looking to step in if he doesn't pick up the pace.
Wolek can't find room to land a body shot as Sackett controls the action.
Wolek misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Wolek misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett takes an elbow to the forehead.
Wolek tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett tries to take the fight to the ground by pulling guard but can't manage it.
Sackett cracks Wolek with a nice body shot.
A nice right hand lands inside from Wolek.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett tries a body shot but Wolek blocks it.

Sackett escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Sackett throws a head kick but Wolek moves out of range.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Lukasz Wolek 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.


Wolek thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Sackett if he has to take too many more of those.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Wolek misses with a body shot.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Wolek thows a body kick. Sackett tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Wolek misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett walks into a stiff left hand from Wolek.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Wolek shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Wolek misses the shot to the body.
A counter left hand to the body from Sackett misses its target.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Wolek.
Wolek lands a really nice looking cross but Sackett seems unphased.
Sackett cracks Wolek with an open hand slap.
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!
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Wolek doesn't seem bothered though.
Wolek jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
The fighters circle momentarily. Wolek darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Wolek takes a head kick and keeps coming.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Wolek does a little dance to reset his feet.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Wolek scores with a shot to the body.
Sackett slips a straight right by Wolek.
Sackett fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Jab from Sackett.
Wolek tries to clinch up.
Sackett works Wolek's body with a nice hook.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Wolek 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Wolek connects with a crisp jab.
Wolek moves away from the strike by Sackett.
A lazy left from Wolek finds it's target.
Sackett takes a body punch but keeps moving.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Wolek connects with a jab.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Wolek connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Sackett momentarily.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Lukasz Wolek seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Wolek takes a jab right on the kisser.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A shot to the liver by Wolek. Beautiful body shot.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Wolek ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Wolek looks like he wanted to counter with a high kick but didn't throw it.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Wolek manages to avoid it.
Wolek slips under a jab.
Wolek throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Wolek scores with a jab.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Wolek misses with a looping left.
Wolek tried to score with a low kick but Sackett checks it.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
And Wolek responds with a good body kick, but Sackett manages to step out the way in time.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett dodges the punch combination from Wolek.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Wolek was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Wolek tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Wolek.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Wolek is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett scores with a kick to the body.
Wolek lands a nice shot to the body.
Sackett lands with a nice body kick.
Wolek connects with a single shot there.
Wolek pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Wolek has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
A nice inside leg kick there by Wolek. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Sackett jabs Wolek to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Wolek throws out a leg kick but Sackett moves out of range and Wolek only half commits.
Wolek ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Wolek throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett moves into range and connects with a jab.
Wolek ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Wolek is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Nice shot lands for Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tests Wolek's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Wolek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Wolek uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett ducks right into an uppercut from Wolek.
Wolek swings and misses with a hook to the body.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Wolek pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Wolek.
Wolek throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Wolek slips a jab from Sackett.
Wolek jabs at Sackett's body.
Wolek on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Wolek's head but Wolek sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Wolek misses with a head kick.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Wolek ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Sackett has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Wolek.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Wolek was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Sackett moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Wolek misses with a body kick.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Lukasz Wolek will probably get the nod - 10:9.
That's time! Back to the action!


Sackett with a nice cross.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Sackett, as that shot connected.
Wolek fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Wolek is out of range.
Wolek throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
A little jabbing left from Wolek on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Wolek looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Wolek.
Wolek jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Wolek.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Wolek with a hook.
Wolek misses with a combination
and Sackett counters with a nice body shot.
Wolek wants to slow Sackett down by chopping away at his legs.
Sackett defending well as Wolek loads up on a big left hand.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Wolek pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Sackett throws a push kick but Wolek slaps the foot to one side.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Wolek sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Wolek thows a leg kick but Sackett checks it
and Sackett counters with a nice uppercut.
Wolek fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett throws a body kick that digs right into the meat.
Wolek lands a jab.
Wolek steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Wolek throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Wolek connects with a single shot there.
Wolek fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
Wolek throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
Wolek throws a leg kick but Sackett checks it.
Nice uppercut lands for Sackett. That snapped Wolek's head back.
Wolek throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
A telegraphed right hand from Wolek misses the target.
Sackett was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Wolek has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Wolek there as he acknowledges the shot.
Sackett tries a low kick but Wolek avoids it.
Wolek takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Decent striking displayed by Sackett there.
Wolek throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Sackett.
Nice cross by Wolek.
Sackett slips a straight right by Wolek.
Sackett lands with a straight right. Wolek didn't see that one coming.
Wolek blocks a jab.
Wolek misses with an attempted mid kick.
Sackett throws a leg kick that misses.
A jab lands there for Wolek.
Wolek misses with a low kick.
Sackett throwing a counter right hand but Wolek manages to avoid it.
Sackett tries to move into range but Wolek moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Sackett on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Wolek takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett scores with a hook to the body. Wolek takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Wolek is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Wolek misses with an uppercut
and Sackett makes the exchange count by landing a cracking kick to the body. Wolek really felt that one!
A lazy left from Sackett finds it's target.
Sackett lands a nice leg kick that just misses Wolek's sensitive parts.
Sackett takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Wolek jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Wolek manages to avoid it.
Wolek jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Wolek does a little dance to reset his feet.
Wolek throws a body shot but no joy.
A head kick misses from Wolek.
Sackett quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
Sackett looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Sackett avoids a punch combination nicely.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Wolek stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wolek blocks a leg kick.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Wolek moved out of range nicely.
An inside leg kick lands from Sackett.
Wolek swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Wolek will feel that in the morning.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Wolek uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Wolek's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett lands a nice hook to Wolek's body. Wolek takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Sackett lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Wolek throws a series of punches but Sackett avoids them all with ease.
Wolek with a nice cross.
Wolek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett jabs at Wolek's body.
Wolek fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Wolek scores with the left hand. Sackett knows he should have avoided that one.
Wolek throws a right and a left that Sackett avoids nicely.
Sackett bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Wolek's head backwards.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Mordecai Sackett did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Wolek lands with a two punch combination before moving back out of range.
A jab from Wolek finds it's way through Sackett's defenses.
Wolek avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Wolek scores with a jab to the head.
Wolek wants to clinch up but Sackett keeps it at a distance.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body
letting Wolek counter with a right hand.
Wolek gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Wolek cracks Sackett with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Sackett takes a jab right on the kisser.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett keeps Wolek at a distance using the push kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Wolek ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Wolek will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
A little feinted left hand from Sackett on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Wolek moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Wolek throws a series of punches but Sackett moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Wolek avoids it.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Wolek lands a jab to the head.
Wolek tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
Wolek has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Sackett misses with a body shot

and Wolek moves into the clinch.
Wolek fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
With the fighters up against the cage, Wolek throws an elbow but misses.
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
A knee to the head by Wolek.
Come on Wolek - let's have some action - none of this stalling nonsense.
With the fighters up against the cage, Wolek throws an elbow but misses.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
A right hook to the body lands for Wolek.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wolek misses with a hook from the clinch.
Wolek with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Wolek doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Wolek throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
Wolek working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Wolek struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
Lukasz Wolek seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Sackett tries to pull guard but can't drag his opponent to the mat. Wolek just stands there and leans against the cage.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Wolek lands a left hand.
Wolek misses with a shot to the kidneys.

Sackett manages to break the clinch.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Wolek thows a left - swing and a miss!
Wolek fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
An inside leg kick lands from Sackett.
Sackett throws a head kick that half lands.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Wolek.
Sackett swings for the body but Wolek moves out of range.
Sackett lands a high kick!
Wolek scores with a jab to the jaw.
Wolek looks to land a combination but Sackett avoids it well.
And Sackett counters with a quick kick to the body but Wolek blocks it.
Wolek thuds his right hand into Sackett's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Wolek bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Sackett's head backwards.
Sackett connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Wolek moves away and avoids it.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Wolek.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Wolek looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Wolek lands a body shot.
Sackett takes one on the chin but seems OK.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wolek staying out of range there.
Wolek just misses with a punch to the body.
Wolek throws a right hand that Sackett ducks under and follows up with a left that Sackett also avoids with ease.
Wolek misses with a looping right.
Wolek throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Wolek lands the left hand.
Sackett lands the left hand.
Wolek lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Wolek throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Wolek is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Wolek moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Wolek.
Wolek misses with a hook.
Wolek's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Sackett connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Wolek scrambles back to his feet.
Sackett with a jab.
Wolek tries to move into range but Sackett moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Lukasz Wolek dominated that fourth round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! This is the final round!


Wolek walks into a straight right hand from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Wolek sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Wolek lands a two punch combo.
Sackett lands a lovely overhand right.
Sackett thuds a left hand into Wolek's body.
Sackett wants to slow Wolek down by chopping away at his legs.
Wolek swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Wolek swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Wolek uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett lands a jab.
Wolek uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Wolek throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Wolek looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Wolek throws a right and a left that both miss.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Wolek is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Wolek thuds his right hand into Sackett's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Wolek clobbers Sackett with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
A punch lands to the side of Sackett 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Wolek rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Wolek moved out of range.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Wolek.
Sackett cracks Wolek with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Sackett misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
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!
Sackett misses the jab.
Wolek scores with a hook to the body. Sackett takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Wolek is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Mordecai Sackett has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Wolek displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Wolek keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
A shot to the body from Sackett misses
and Wolek counters with a straight right hand.
Wolek ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Wolek.
Good exchange - Wolek coming out on top.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body
and Wolek counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Wolek sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Wolek takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Sackett lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
A big right from Sackett misses.
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
Wolek connects with a body shot.
Wolek cracks Sackett with an open hand slap.
Wolek connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Sackett takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Wolek slips under a jab.
Wolek throws a right and a left that both miss.
Sackett moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Wolek works the jab nicely.
Wolek slips a straight right by Sackett.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Wolek throws a right and a left that both miss.
Sackett paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Sackett takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Sackett with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Wolek to score with a decent uppercut.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Wolek moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Wolek swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wolek just misses with a punch to the body.
Wolek scores with a leg kick.
Sackett throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Wolek misses with a body kick.
Wolek sizes up Sackett with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Wolek takes one to the chin there.
Wolek thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Wolek.
Lukasz Wolek is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
and Wolek counters with a kick to the head that grazes his opponent. Sackett is lucky that one didn't land flush.
Wolek throws a shot to the body.
Wolek connects with a body shot.
Wolek misses with a double jab
and Sackett cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Wolek scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Sackett takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Sackett tries to move into range but Wolek moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Wolek crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Wolek gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Wolek manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.

And that's the end of the fight!
Lukasz Wolek comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
Well Wolek 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 Jack Bonds scores the fight 46:49
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 46:49
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 46:49

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Lukasz Wolek!

A very excited looking Lukasz Wolek made sure he remembered to thank all the fans both in the arena and on the internet. He said all the coolest people spend all day on MMA websites, which got a big reaction.
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Event: EVO 05242017     
Date:   May 24, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Bapu Burpha. Fingers crossed for an exciting fight - I'm sure both fighters are looking for a nice under the table bonus!

178 cm
28
155 lbs
22 - 5 - 0
173 cm
27
163 lbs
17 - 1 - 2
Abu Dhabi Champ
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Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the challenger to my left.
With a record of 22 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the champion to my right.
With a record of 17 wins, 1 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bapu Burpha!
The judges for this bout are Steven Brown, Daniel Bishop and James Ackerman.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Burpha missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett half committed to a counter leg kick.
Burpha throws out a leg kick but Sackett moves out of range and Burpha only half commits.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Burpha looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett throws a hook but Burpha avoids it easily.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Burpha looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett lands a really nice looking cross but Burpha seems unphased.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Burpha moves away.
Burpha throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Burpha was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett tests Burpha's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Burpha misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.

That's one minute gone in the round.
The fighters circling - Burpha throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Burpha just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Burpha takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Burpha swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Burpha lands a leg kick that knocks Sackett off balance momentarily.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Burpha checks it.
Burpha walks into a left hand.
Sackett explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Burpha checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Burpha looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Burpha sees a low kick coming and goes to check it, but it's actually a body kick and it thuds into his unprotected ribs.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Burpha.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Burpha's calf.
Burpha steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Burpha fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett with a jab.
Sackett looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Burpha sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett gets off balance looking for a body kick
and Burpha counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Burpha swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Burpha ducks down to avoid it.
A left lands for Sackett.
Burpha fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
A jab from Sackett finds it's way through Burpha's defenses.
Burpha on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Sackett fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Burpha on the side of the head.
Burpha goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Burpha lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Sackett is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett thuds his shin into the meat of Burpha's side.
Sackett's jab looks to have found its range, popping Burpha under the eye.
Burpha uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Burpha replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Sackett blocks it well.
A nice leg kick lands there from Sackett.
Sackett is looking to slow Burpha down with leg kicks.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Burpha moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Burpha's front leg but catches the back leg as Burpha tries to avoid it.
Sackett throws a lazy head kick
and Burpha counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Burpha now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Burpha swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Burpha saw that one coming.
Sackett lands a lovely overhand right.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Burpha throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Sackett feints and then cracks Burpha's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Burpha down.
Burpha throws a leg kick which misses Sackett's front leg but catches the back leg as Sackett tries to avoid it.
Sackett thuds his shin into the meat of Burpha's side.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Burpha uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Burpha uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Burpha avoids a kick to the body.
Burpha slips a jab from Sackett.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Burpha lands a glancing blow to the side of Sackett's head.
Burpha smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that round.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Sackett misses with a looping right.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Burpha moved away.
Burpha's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Burpha misses with a wild body shot.
Burpha throws a front kick aimed at Sackett's knee but Sackett avoids it well.
Burpha moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
A little jabbing left from Burpha on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Burpha checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Burpha looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Both these guys seem content to just stand up and trade with eachother but Burpha might want to think about changing up his gameplan a bit because over the course of the fight, Sackett has got the better of the exchanges.
Good standup being displayed there by Burpha as he connects with a hook.
Sackett lands with a thumping leg kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Burpha takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
It seemed like Burpha was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Burpha can do to turn this around?
Burpha uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Burpha takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Burpha sees it coming and moves out of range.
Burpha jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Burpha moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Sackett lands a nice looking body kick.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Burpha fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett half committed to a counter leg kick.
Burpha takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
It seemed like Burpha was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett tries to work over Burpha's front leg with a kick but Burpha checks it.
Burpha moves out of range of the body kick.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Burpha manages to avoid it.
Sackett 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.
Sackett lands a nice looking kick to the body. Burpha takes a step back to recover.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Burpha throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Burpha swings away with a body shot that misses
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Burpha has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Burpha.
A low kick from Sackett is predictable there
and Burpha counters with a straight right hand.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Burpha moved out of range.
Burpha swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
A cross from Sackett lands.
Burpha on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Sackett. Sackett obviously looking to wear him down.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Sackett throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Sackett looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Burpha avoids a kick to the body.
Burpha cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Burpha avoids the head kick by Sackett.
Burpha bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Burpha throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Burpha's torso.
Sackett tests Burpha's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Burpha cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Burpha takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Sackett throws out a powerful jab.
Burpha avoids a kick to the body.
Burpha swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett throws a body kick that digs right into the meat.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Burpha ducks down to avoid it.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Burpha has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Donk. Burpha catches Sackett right on the button with a cross.
Burpha thows a left - swing and a miss!
A nice leg kick lands there from Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Sackett fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Nice cross by Sackett.
Sackett's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Burpha connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Sackett scrambles back to his feet.
Sackett tries to land a body kick
and Burpha makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Burpha fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Sackett has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Sackett misses with a head kick.
Burpha let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses
and Burpha counters with a stiff right hand.
Burpha misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Burpha takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Burpha throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
Burpha uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Burpha misses with a leg kick.
Sackett tried to counter with a leg kick but Burpha avoided it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Burpha counters with a leg kick.
Burpha uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Burpha misses with a body shot.
Sackett quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Sackett's corner calls for a 1-2. Sackett obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Sackett ducks right into an uppercut from Burpha.
Good leg kick by Burpha there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Burpha avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Burpha appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Burpha counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Burpha has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Burpha's leg. Burpha is trying to keep his angry face on.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
An inside leg kick from Burpha misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Burpha misses the shot to the body.
Sackett swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Burpha tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Sackett takes a jab right on the kisser.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Burpha throws a quick inside leg kick.
Nice uppercut lands for Sackett. That snapped Burpha's head back.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Burpha connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
A low kick from Sackett misses
and Burpha counters with a leg kick.
Burpha lands with an uppercut that bounces Sackett off the cage and back into range.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Burpha sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
Burpha takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Burpha scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett connects with the punch.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Burpha sees coming a mile off.
Burpha flicks out a counter leg kick but Sackett steps away.
Sackett tests Burpha's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Burpha counters with a body kick.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Burpha pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Burpha on the wrong end of a kick to the body.
Sackett lands with a straight right. Burpha didn't see that one coming.
Sackett throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Burpha sees coming a mile off.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Burpha! But no joy.
Sackett bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Burpha attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett throws a leg kick
and Burpha counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Burpha moved away.
Sackett cracks Burpha with a good jab.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Burpha moved out of range.
Burpha scores with a spinning back kick!
Burpha attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Sackett misses with a hook
and Burpha counters with a body kick that stops Sackett in his tracks momentarily.
Good work by Sackett as he checks the leg kick.
A left lands for Burpha.
Burpha blocks the body kick.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Burpha.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Burpha throws out the jab.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Burpha lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Burpha ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Burpha just misses with a punch to the body.
A counter left hand to the body from Sackett misses its target.
Burpha throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Burpha sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Burpha's head.
Burpha loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sackett gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Sackett moves into range and connects with a jab.
Nice uppercut lands for Burpha. That snapped Sackett's head back.

Sackett is rocked!
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Mordecai Sackett did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
That's time! Back to the action!


Sackett looks to land a left hand but Burpha moved out of range nicely.
A nice side step and Burpha releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Burpha checks a leg kick.
Burpha swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Good leg kick by Burpha there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Jab, jab by Sackett - just one landing.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Burpha steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Burpha blocks a jab.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Burpha. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Burpha takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Sackett, as that shot connected.
Burpha throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Burpha.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Burpha throws a right hand that misses
and Sackett makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
It seemed like Burpha was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Burpha throws a solid leg kick but Sackett takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Burpha.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett scores with a push kick.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Burpha waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Sackett.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
Sackett fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Burpha was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Burpha walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
A looping hook to the body misses from Burpha. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Burpha swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
It looked like Sackett was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Burpha.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Burpha uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Burpha uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Burpha follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Burpha moves out of range of the strikes.
Burpha appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Sackett cracks Burpha with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Burpha uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Burpha appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Burpha takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Burpha misses with a straight right.
A quick step to the side and Sackett tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Burpha fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Sackett looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Sackett cracks Burpha with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Burpha is just out of range.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Burpha.
And Sackett counters with a quick kick to the body but Burpha blocks it.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Burpha uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Burpha takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Burpha manages to avoid it.
Burpha displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Burpha slips under a jab from Sackett.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Burpha was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett delivers a nice body kick.
Sackett misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Burpha.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
Burpha uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Jab, jab by Sackett - just one landing.
Burpha connects with a good right hand that stumbles Sackett. Sackett circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Sackett scores with a crisp jab that stopped Burpha in his tracks.
Burpha throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Burpha checks it.
Burpha throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Sackett connects with a single shot there.
Burpha throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Burpha moves away and avoids it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett had his way with Bapu Burpha in that round.
That's time! Back to the action! This is the final round!


Burpha connects with an inside leg kick.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Burpha moves away.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Burpha.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett misses with a leg kick
and Burpha counters with a nice uppercut.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Burpha counters with a solid body kick.
Burpha throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Burpha counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett throws a good cross that connects.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett throws the left hand but Burpha avoids the punch easily.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Sackett 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.
A telegraphed right hand from Burpha misses the target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to land a leg kick but Burpha saw it coming and moves away.
Sackett cracks Burpha with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Burpha looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Burpha stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Burpha was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
It seemed like Burpha was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Burpha fakes the leg kick and cracks Sackett in the body.
Sackett throws a shot to the body.
Burpha looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett jabs Burpha right on the nose. Burpha blinks but takes it well.
Sackett stuns Burpha with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Burpha blocks the body kick.
Burpha looks to throw a body kick
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A clash of legs there as Sackett blocks the low kick.
Burpha takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Burpha feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Sacketts jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Sackett digs a good hook to Burpha's body.
Bapu Burpha has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Burpha moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
And Burpha responds with a good body kick, but Sackett manages to step out the way in time.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Burpha misses with a body shot
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Burpha is just out of range.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett lands a nice looking kick to the body. Burpha takes a step back to recover.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sackett scores with a kick to the body.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Burpha.
Sackett misses the jab.
Sackett tests Burpha's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Burpha tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
Burpha has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Burpha's head.
Sackett bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Sackett chopping away at his opponent's legs.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Burpha! But no joy.
Sackett throws a jab when Burpha was well out of range.
Sackett takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Burpha lands a jab to the nose.
Burpha lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Burpha sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Sackett digs a good hook to Burpha's body.
Sackett throws a hook but Burpha avoids it easily.
Sackett punishes Burpha's body with a nice straight punch.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Burpha throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Sackett 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 Steven Brown scores the fight 50:45
Judge Daniel Bishop scores the fight 50:45
Judge James Ackerman scores the fight 50:45

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett is the new lightweight champion!
Mordecai Sackett decided to call for a title shot in his post fight interview, which was very strange given the fact this fight was for a title and he's already the champion. I guess that's what getting punched in the head does for you.
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Event: EVO 312: Tallon vs Jacek 2     
Date:   May 06, 2017

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Lukas Niemayer and Mordecai Sackett. The fight MMA fans around the world have waited their entire lives for!

172 cm
28
156 lbs
18 - 8 - 0
178 cm
28
157 lbs
21 - 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, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Lukas Niemayer!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Steven Brown, Daniel Bishop and Richard Clark.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Niemayer misses the jab.
Niemayer moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Sackett thows a body kick. Niemayer tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Niemayer tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Niemayer.
Niemayer throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Niemayer throws a big shot that misses.
Niemayer throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Lukas Niemayer seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett throws a series of punches but Niemayer moves out of range.
Niemayer misses with the body kick
and Sackett counters with a nice uppercut.
Niemayer dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Sackett. That did some damage!
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Niemayer walks into a jab.
A bone on bone clash there as Sackett blocks the leg kick.
Niemayer jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Niemayer punishes Sackett's body with a nice straight punch.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett misses with a straight left.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Niemayer tries to bum rush Sackett with a series of wild strikes but Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Niemayer throws out a leg kick but Sackett moves out of range and Niemayer only half commits.
Niemayer thows a left - swing and a miss!
Niemayer pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Niemayer scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Sackett defending well as Niemayer loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Niemayer avoids it.
Niemayer throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Niemayer tests Sackett's chin there with a solid looking shot.
A big right from Niemayer misses.
Niemayer staying out of range there.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Niemayer.
Niemayer throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett counters with a flying knee. Nice.
Niemayer throws an off balance right hand
and Sackett counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Niemayer.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Niemayer tried to counter with a leg kick but Sackett avoided it.
Sackett punishes Niemayer's body with a nice straight punch.
Niemayer moves out of range of the body kick.
Niemayer thows a leg kick but Sackett checks it
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett blocks a jab.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
Niemayer missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Niemayer uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
A slapping body kick lands there for Sackett.
Niemayer swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a thumping low kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer feints and then cracks Sackett's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Sackett down.
A low kick from Sackett misses
and Niemayer counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett throws a combination that misses
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett cracks Niemayer with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Niemayer cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Sackett takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Niemayer has time to react.
Niemayer throws out a powerful jab.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett cracks the inside of Niemayer's front leg.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett cracks Niemayer with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Sackett drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer looks for the body kick but Sackett saw that one coming.
A jab from Niemayer misses.
Sackett misses with a shot to the body
and Niemayer connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Sackett takes one on the chin but keeps coming.

Sackett is rocked!
Niemayer misses with a looping right.
Niemayer throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Niemayer.
Sackett cracks Niemayer with a right hand to the side of the head.
Good leg kick by Niemayer there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Niemayer throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Niemayer misses with an uppercut
and Niemayer takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Niemayer uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
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 Lukas Niemayer will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Sackett misses with a body punch
and Niemayer counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Niemayer is out of range.
Niemayer tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Sackett is able to avoid easily.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Niemayer counters with a stiff right hand.
Niemayer misses with an uppercut.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Niemayer.
A swing and a miss from Niemayer.
Niemayer feints and then cracks Sackett's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Sackett down.
Niemayer throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Niemayer with a body shot.
Niemayer misses with a hook.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Niemayer misses with a hook.

Niemayer tries to keep at a distance but Sackett has taken the fight into the clinch.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Niemayer breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Niemayer slips under a jab.
Niemayer swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Niemayer looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
An inside leg kick lands from Niemayer.
Niemayer misses with a body shot.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Niemayer.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Niemayer fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett throws out a counter right but Niemayer avoids it with no problem.
Sackett fakes the leg kick and cracks Niemayer in the body.
Lukas Niemayer is winning the standup battle so far.
Niemayer throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
Niemayer misses with an uppercut
enabling Sackett to counter with a crisp jab.
Niemayer defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett takes one to the side of the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Niemayer's calf.
An inside leg kick from Niemayer misses.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Niemayer misses the body punch
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Niemayer throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett swings for the body but Niemayer moves out of range.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Niemayer loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Niemayer.
Sackett steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from Niemayer.
A telegraphed right hand from Niemayer misses the target.
Sackett walks into a jab.
Sackett thows a leg kick but Niemayer checks it
enabling Niemayer to counter with a crisp jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Niemayer misses with a right hand
and Sackett makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Niemayer takes a head kick and shrugs it off.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
Niemayer displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.
Niemayer throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
A thudding body kick lands there by Niemayer!
Niemayer rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a good low kick that Niemayer was not able to check.

Niemayer drops Sackett with a beautiful combination! Sackett stares up at his opponent, who ushers him back to his feet - Niemayer is looking for the KO!
Sackett is still on wobbly legs! Can Niemayer finish him?
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett with a hook.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Niemayer's head but Niemayer sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Sackett seems to have recovered his senses.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Niemayer tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
Niemayer goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett cracks Niemayer with a nice body shot.
Niemayer swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
I was talking to Niemayer's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Niemayer controls his hands.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Niemayer swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Niemayer struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Niemayer.
Niemayer misses with the head strike.
Sackett lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Niemayer backwards.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
A body shot lands from Sackett.
Sackett has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Niemayer seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Sackett can turn it around.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.
Niemayer struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
Niemayer lands with a short head shot on the inside.
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 Lukas Niemayer 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.


Sackett misses with a shot to the body
enabling Niemayer to counter with a crisp jab.
Sackett swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Niemayer throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
Sackett slips a straight right by Niemayer.
Niemayer misses with a straight left.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett lands with a kick to the ribs.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Niemayer takes one to the side of the head.
Niemayer looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett misses with a hook to the body
and Niemayer cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett swings away with a body shot that misses
and Niemayer counters with a nice uppercut.
Niemayer misses with a looping right.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Niemayer jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Niemayer missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
A swing and a miss from Niemayer.
Niemayer misses with a low kick.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Sackett avoids a punch combination nicely.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nice shot lands for Sackett.
Sackett slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Niemayer is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Niemayer moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Niemayer avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Sackett 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!
Niemayer keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.

Niemayer drops Sackett with a beautiful combination! Sackett stares up at his opponent, who ushers him back to his feet - Niemayer is looking for the KO!
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Niemayer has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Niemayer takes one to the side of the head.
Niemayer misses the jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer misses the jab.
Niemayer looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Niemayer ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett throws a body punch but Niemayer moves out of range.
Niemayer is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Niemayer uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Niemayer looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Niemayer lands with a hook. Sackett tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Niemayer lands a nice looking body kick.
Niemayer scores with a shot to the body.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Niemayer uses good head movement to avoid it.
Niemayer throws a good cross that connects.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett blocks a jab.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Niemayer throws a big shot that misses.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Niemayer swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Niemayer takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch but Niemayer swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Niemayer.
Sackett lands a nice hook to Niemayer's body. Niemayer takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.

Sackett moves into range and clinches up with Niemayer.
Niemayer wants to break free. God knows he wants to breaaaak freeee.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
A nice right hand lands inside from Niemayer.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Lukas Niemayer did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Sackett throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Niemayer takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.

Sackett has managed to clinch.
Sackett gets through Niemayer's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Niemayer misses with some punches.
Niemayer will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Niemayer swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Niemayer.
Niemayer misses with a short punch on the inside.
Niemayer lands with a right to the head.
Niemayer goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Niemayer.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett works on Niemayer's body with a couple of short punches.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Sackett working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Sackett has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Sackett lands with a short head shot on the inside.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Niemayer swings away with an uppercut that misses.
A short body shot lands from Sackett as the two fighters clinch.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Niemayer blocks an uppercut.

Niemayer breaks the clinch.
Sackett lands an overhand right.

Niemayer is rocked!
Niemayer uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Oh Niemayer is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Niemayer's torso.
Niemayer seems to have got his legs back now.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Niemayer throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Niemayer has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett takes a swing at Niemayer's ribcage but misses.
Sackett looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Niemayer misses with a right hand
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Niemayer throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Niemayer just misses with a punch to the body.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Niemayer tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Niemayer.
Sackett works the jab nicely.
Niemayer takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Niemayer walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Sackett checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett misses the jab.
Niemayer swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Niemayer misses with a left hand
and Sackett counters with a low kick, right behind Niemayer 's knee.
Sackett misses with a hook.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a lazy head kick
and Niemayer counters with a stiff right hand.
Niemayer missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett throws out a counter right but Niemayer avoids it with no problem.
Niemayer lands with a shot to the body.
Sackett is looking to slow Niemayer down with leg kicks.
Niemayer is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Niemayer moves out of range of the strikes.
Niemayer throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Niemayer moved out of range nicely.
As Sackett backs away, Niemayer returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Sackett throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Niemayer counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett moves forwards but Niemayer connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Sackett cracks Niemayer with a good jab.
Niemayer throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Niemayer misses with a body punch
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Niemayer throws a lazy body kick
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
A shot to the liver by Niemayer. Beautiful body shot.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Good shot there by Sackett.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Sackett is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.

Sackett drops his shoulder and cracks Niemayer with a huge uppercut! Niemayer goes down! Can Sackett finish him?
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that fourth round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! This is the final round!


That kick from Sackett tenderised Niemayer's leg. Niemayer is trying to keep his angry face on.
Sackett takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Niemayer buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Sackett defending well as Niemayer loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Niemayer's head.
Sackett steps in with a hook that catches Niemayer right on the chin and knocks him to the floor! Sackett follows him down with more strikes and that's all she wrote! Niemayer looks absolutely devastated.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:27 of round 5, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
A determined Mordecai Sackett didn't want to dwell on this fight in his post fight interview. Instead he was more keen to state he wants a title shot. Let's see if he gets it!
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Event: EVO 309: Juggernaut vs Joestar     
Date:   Apr 12, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Moe Lester. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

178 cm
27
170 lbs
21 - 4 - 0
180 cm
27
164 lbs
18 - 5 - 1
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class MT
Granite chin

Humanoid Nutrition (160Q for 160$)
Urban Fighter

Bullet Proof System
Hellbent



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 5 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Moe Lester!
The judges for this bout are Steven Brown, William Gold and Andrew Berry.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett connects with a body shot.
Sackett misses with a hook. Lester ducked under it nicely.
Lester throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Lester throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Lester throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Lester misses the jab.
Sackett throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Lester throws an off balance right hand
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
Lester takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Lester takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Lester ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Lester misses with an attempted mid kick.
Sackett moves out of range as Lester throws a body kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A jab from Lester misses.
Sackett misses with a hook. Lester ducked under it nicely.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Lester throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Lester lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Lester moves out of range of the body kick.
Lester thows a left - swing and a miss!
Lester lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Lester counters with a thumping low kick.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Lester was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Lester slips under a jab.
We've been told by Sackett's head coaches at Tosen's Home for Lost Boys that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Sackett takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Lester takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
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!
Lester throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
Sackett tries to counter by moving into the clinch but Lester manages to circle out of the way.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lester misses with a straight right.
Sackett bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Lester's head backwards.
Lester misses with a straight right.
Sackett darts in trying to clinch
and Lester cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett fails in his attempt to clinch.
Sackett lands three nice shots there - that looked like it hurt!

It looks like Moe Lester has been cut.
Sackett swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Lester let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Lester throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Lester cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Sackett looks to throw a body kick
and Lester counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Lester just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett tries to clinch up.
Lester swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Lester throws a body shot but no joy.
Lester throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Sackett is looking to slow Lester down with leg kicks.
Lester looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
A big left from Lester misses.
Lester lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Lester throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Lester counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett throws a body punch but Lester moves out of range.
Lester steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett tries to clinch up.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Sackett tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Lester lands with a good body shot.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Lester.

Sackett clinches up against the cage.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Sackett creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Lester tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.
Lester scores with a shot to the side of Sackett's head.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Lester's elbow.
Lester blocks an uppercut.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Sackett misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett working some nice short punches in the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Moe Lester will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


That kick from Lester tenderised Sackett's leg. Sackett is trying to keep his angry face on.
Lester gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Lester takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Sackett, as that shot connected.
Lester tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Lester throws a leg kick

and Sackett moves into the clinch.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Lester.
Lester working aggressively here.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Lester tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Sackett tries a body shot but Lester blocks it.
Lester lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Sackett works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
Lester throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Lester blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Lester misses with a short punch on the inside.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Lester blocks an uppercut.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Lester doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Lester lands a hook that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Lester can't find room to land a body shot as Sackett controls the action.
Lester is trying to force a seperation but Sackett has the dominant position.
A short right from Lester on the inside.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett has Lester pressed against the cage, preventing Lester from circling away and getting back to striking at range.
Lester scores with a shoulder strike.
Lester misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Lester goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Lester lands a shoulder strike.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lester goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett tries to work over Lester's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.

Lester breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Nice straight punches there by Sackett. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Sackett.
Lester takes a jab right on the kisser.
Lester lands a jab.
Lester uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Moe Lester seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett connects with a jab.
Lester looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Lester 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.
A low kick from Sackett is predictable there
and Lester counters with a right hand to the body.
Sackett stuns Lester with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Sackett wants to clinch up but Lester keeps it at a distance.
Lester doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tries to clinch but Lester moves out of range.
Lester takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Jab by Sackett.
Lester jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
A shot to the body from Sackett misses
and Lester counters with an outside leg kick.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Lester manages to avoid it.
Sackett thuds his right hand into Lester's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Sackett misses with a body punch
and Lester counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Lester looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Lester throws a shot to the body.
Lester swats away the attempt to clinch by Sackett.
Sackett is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
A little jabbing left from Lester on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lester cracks Sackett with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Lester counters with a thumping low kick.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Lester cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Lester rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.

Sackett closes the distance and pushes Lester back into the cage.
Lester doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Lester controls his hands.
Lester blocking some punches.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.

Lester's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Sackett doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
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.


Lester slips a straight right by Sackett.
Lester misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a leg kick.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett throwing a counter right hand but Lester manages to avoid it.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Lester misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.
Sackett appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Lester takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Lester misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett wants to take advantage of his opponent's missed offense by moving into the clinch.
Lester throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Lester misses with a looping left.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Lester's calf.
A looping hook to the body misses from Lester. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Lester paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Sackett catches Lester with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Lester blocks a jab.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.
Sackett scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Lester misses with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Lester looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Lester connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Sackett momentarily.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Lester. That did some damage!
A looping hook to the body misses from Lester. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.

Sackett instigates a clinch.
Lester blocking some punches.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett is working Lester over against the cage.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Lester can't find room to land a body shot as Sackett controls the action.
Lester doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Lester.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Sackett lands a right hand.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Lester lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Mordecai Sackett has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Lester wants to break the clinch but can't.
Lester misses with the head strike.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Lester wants to get back to striking at distance but Sackett won't allow it.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Lester.
Lester tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Lester.
Sackett scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Lester lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Lester avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Lester misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett lands with a light punch inside.
Sackett digs a right hand into Lester's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Lester's gas tank.
Sackett working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Sackett lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Lester.
Lester takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Sackett gets through Lester's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Lester blocking some punches.
Lester has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Lester's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Sackett working some nice short punches in the clinch.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lester digs a right hand into Sackett's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Sackett's gas tank.
A short uppercut from Sackett.
Sackett is leaning against Lester and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Sackett gets through Lester's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Sackett tries a body shot but Lester blocks it.
Lester's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Lester prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Good body shot from Sackett.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Lester misses with some punches.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Lester controls his hands.
Lester blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Lester avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Lester goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Lester throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Sacketts head.
Sackett lands with a light punch inside.
Sackett lands a left hand.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Lester backwards.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett clearly takes that round.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Sackett tries to clinch there but Lester circles away.
Sackett changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Lester.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Sackett is looking to score with low kicks.
Lester is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Sackett with a body shot.
Sackett takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Lester's head.
Sackett misses the jab.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Lester lands with a thumping leg kick.
Lester takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Sackett lands a jab to the nose.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Lester.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Sackett.
Sackett is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Lester has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Lester's head.
Sackett walks into a stiff left hand from Lester.
Lester takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Lester has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Lester ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Lester now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Lester takes a shot to the body in his stride.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Lester avoids it.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Lester! But no joy.
Lester misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Lester with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett connects with a single shot there.
Sackett is looking to chop away at Lester's legs.
Lester swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes the leg kick and cracks Lester in the body.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett fails in his attempt to clinch.
Lester drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Sackett scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Lester misses with a low kick.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Lester's front leg but catches the back leg as Lester tries to avoid it.
Lester misses with a kick to the body.
Sackett tries to clinch there but Lester circles away.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Lester.
Sackett connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Lester momentarily.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Lester misses the shot to the body.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
The fighters circle momentarily. Lester darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Sackett misses with the combination.
Lester only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
The fight stays on the outside here - Sackett looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Lester connects with a body shot that sends Sackett's belly button to the back.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Lester off the cage and back into range.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Lester counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Sackett tries to clinch up.
Lester now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Lester throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Lester.
Lester ducks right into an uppercut from Sackett.
Lester uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett takes one to the chin there.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Lester swings away with a leg kick that misses.
The fighters circle momentarily. Sackett darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Sackett is looking to clinch.
Lester scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Lester saw that one coming.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
It seemed like Lester was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett had his way with Moe Lester in that round.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
That's time! Back to the action! This is the final round!


Sackett moves away from the strike by Lester.
Lester swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Lester saw that one coming.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Lester.
Sackett steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Lester.
A swing and a miss from Lester.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Lester counters with a stiff right hand.
Lester looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Lester is out of range.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Sackett.
Lester throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett wants to slow Lester down by chopping away at his legs.
Lester jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Lester uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Lester moves away.
Lester appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Sackett tests Lester's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Lester throws out the jab.
Sackett is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Lester.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
Lester lunges at Sackett with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Sackett's hand.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett lands a lovely overhand right.
Lester gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Sackett connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Lester's hands.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a hook but Lester avoids it easily.
Lester looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
The crowd cheers as Lester lands an impressive looking overhand right. Sackett doesn't seem phased though.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett lands a right hook to the body.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Lester counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Lester's calf.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Lester looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Lester counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Lester lands with a hook. Sackett tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Lester throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Lester scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Moe Lester has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Lester's torso.
Lester misses with a looping left.
Lester uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett cracks Lester with an open hand slap.
Sackett connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Lester takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Lester bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Lester circles to his right before unloading a perfect head kick! Sackett drops to the canvas, hurt badly! Lester follows Sackett to the ground and unloads with a series of strikes that force the referee to step in and end the fight! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:42 of round 5, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Moe Lester!
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Date:   Mar 22, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Chief Tappenahomma and Mordecai Sackett. Tappenahomma's entrance music is Tatanka. A fine choice. Sackett is bouncing up and down as he enters the arena, backed by Teardrop. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

180 cm
31
181 lbs
25 - 7 - 2
178 cm
27
176 lbs
21 - 3 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 25 wins, 7 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Chief Tappenahomma!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Don Winkell, Percy O'Donnell and Frank Antenori.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett thumps Tappenahomma with a low kick.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett thumps Tappenahomma with a low kick.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Tappenahomma avoids it.
Sackett swings for the body but Tappenahomma moves out of range.
Sackett scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
A shot to the body from Sackett misses

and Tappenahomma counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tappenahomma goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
I was talking to Tappenahomma's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Tappenahomma with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Sackett lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Tappenahomma is working Sackett over against the cage.
Tappenahomma throws an elbow but it's blocked.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett wants to get back to striking at distance but Tappenahomma won't allow it.
Sackett lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Tappenahomma or not.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Tappenahomma blocking some punches.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.
Tappenahomma lands with a light punch inside.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Tappenahomma pushes Sackett back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Sackett blocks an elbow strike.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Sackett creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Tappenahomma doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Tappenahomma back against the cage.
Tappenahomma misses with a body punch.
A left hand lands to the body for Sackett.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Tappenahomma lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Sackett can't break the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Tappenahomma blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Tappenahomma seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Sackett can turn it around.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Tappenahomma's elbow.
Tappenahomma tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Tappenahomma prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Tappenahomma.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett controlling the action here for a moment.
Tappenahomma misses with an elbow over the top.
Sackett tries to break the clinch but Tappenahomma is controlling the position.
Tappenahomma tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.
Tappenahomma throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Sacketts head.
Sackett blocks the elbow strike.
Tappenahomma landing knees to the head.
A short right from Sackett.
Sackett managing to block the knees to the body from Tappenahomma.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Tappenahomma as Sackett tries to tie him up.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tappenahomma swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett lands a left hand.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.
Sackett on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
A short right from Tappenahomma.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Tappenahomma controls his hands.
A battle for position here, against the cage.
Tappenahomma lands an elbow inside that Sackett shrugs off.
A short right from Sackett.
Kneeeeees! The crowd are calling for knees to the body. Tappenahomma obliges.
Sackett tries a body shot but Tappenahomma blocks it.
The pace really dropping off here, momentarily.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A hook to the body from Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Tappenahomma lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett has had enough of the clinch but Tappenahomma keeps him there for the moment.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Tappenahomma creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Sackett is working Tappenahomma over against the cage.
Tappenahomma misses with a knee strike.
Sackett trying to stall but Tappenahomma improves his position.

Sackett escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Tappenahomma checks a leg kick.
Sackett pushes Tappenahomma away with a front kick.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Tappenahomma lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Sackett at a distance.
Tappenahomma 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.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Tappenahomma lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Sackett feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Tappenahommas jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Tappenahomma was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Tappenahomma misses with the body kick
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett slips a jab from Tappenahomma.
Sackett is looking to score with low kicks.
Sackett keeps the fight on the outside.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Tappenahomma throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tappenahomma drops his hands momentarily and Sackett takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Tappenahomma's corner calls for a 1-2. Tappenahomma obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
A solid leg kick lands there for Tappenahomma.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Sackett.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett scores with a hook to the body. Tappenahomma takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma needs to keep his hands up - Sackett had a free shot at his head there.
Tappenahomma scores with a hook to the body. Sackett takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Tappenahomma off balance momentarily.
Tappenahomma misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett with a hook.
Tappenahomma punishes Sackett's body with a nice straight punch.
Tappenahomma misses with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a body kick.
Sackett lands a jab.
Sackett misses with the body kick
and Tappenahomma cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett throws a sloppy head kick and Tappenahomma moves out of range easily.
Sackett lands a jab to Tappenahomma's midsection.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Tappenahomma throwing a counter right hand but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett connects with a body shot.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Tappenahomma is out of range.
Tappenahomma checks a low kick from Sackett.
Sackett fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Tappenahomma looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Sackett misses with a low kick as Tappenahomma jumps back.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett lands a head kick!
Both fighters circling a little - Sackett finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Tappenahomma is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Sackett scores with a nice body kick.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Tappenahomma ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
A punch lands to the side of Tappenahomma 's head but he takes it in his stride.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Sackett.

That's four 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!
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
A head kick misses from Sackett.
Tappenahomma misses with a looping right.
Tappenahomma looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Sackett scores with the left hand. Tappenahomma knows he should have avoided that one.
Tappenahomma lands a nice looking body kick.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Sackett avoids a punch combination nicely.
Sackett is looking to chop away at Tappenahomma's legs.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Tappenahomma ducks down to avoid it.
An attempted straight right counter from Tappenahomma misses the target.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
That's time! Back to the action!


Tappenahomma misses with a body shot.
Tappenahomma scores with a crisp jab that stopped Sackett in his tracks.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tappenahomma sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A little feinted left hand from Tappenahomma on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Tappenahomma lands a nice looking body shot.
Tappenahomma tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Good work by Sackett as he checks the leg kick.
Tappenahomma keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Sackett swings for the body but Tappenahomma moves out of range.
Tappenahomma throwing a counter right hand but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Tappenahomma throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Tappenahomma is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Tappenahomma punishes Sackett's body with a nice straight punch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
Tappenahomma takes one to the chin there.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett sizes up Tappenahomma with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tappenahomma sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A big right from Tappenahomma misses.
A shot to the liver by Tappenahomma. Beautiful body shot.
Tappenahomma throws a body kick that misses.
Sackett works Tappenahomma's body with a nice hook.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Tappenahomma counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
Sackett throws a hook but Tappenahomma avoids it easily.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Tappenahomma walks into a straight right hand from Sackett.
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
Sackett throws a series of punches but Tappenahomma moves out of range.
Tappenahomma feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Tappenahomma keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
Sackett walks into a jab.
Sackett lands a really nice looking cross but Tappenahomma seems unphased.
Tappenahomma ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
A telegraphed right hand from Tappenahomma misses the target.
Sackett swings for the body but Tappenahomma moves out of range.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett works Tappenahomma's body with a nice hook.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Tappenahomma's head.
Sackett has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Tappenahomma jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett moves out of range of the leg kick from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett flicks out a counter leg kick but Tappenahomma steps away.
Sackett throws an overhand right that lands on Tappenahomma's shoulder, as Tappenahomma tries to avoid the shot.

Tappenahomma takes the fight into the clinch.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma blocks a punch to the side of the head.

Sackett breaks the clinch.
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Tappenahomma slips the punch.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett slips a jab and a cross from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Tappenahomma's leg. Tappenahomma is trying to keep his angry face on.
Sackett misses with a hook to the body
and Tappenahomma counters with a nice body kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett moves away from the strike by Tappenahomma.
Sackett walks into a left hand.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Tappenahomma.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Tappenahomma cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

Tappenahomma closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the cage.
Sackett wants to break free but Tappenahomma has control.
Tappenahomma misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
Tappenahomma prevents a body shot from Sackett.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Mordecai Sackett just about did enough to take it.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


A cross from Sackett lands.
Tappenahomma throws a lazy body kick
and Sackett counters with a nice body shot.
Tappenahomma swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Sackett throws a hook but Tappenahomma avoids it easily.
Sackett gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
Sackett takes a swing at Tappenahomma's ribcage but misses.
Tappenahomma throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Tappenahomma scores with a nice body kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tappenahomma dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Tappenahomma throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Tappenahomma does a little dance to reset his feet.
Nice shot by Tappenahomma.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
An attempted straight right counter from Tappenahomma misses the target.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Tappenahomma will feel that in the morning.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
Tappenahomma keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
Tappenahomma is looking to counter with a body kick.

Tappenahomma closes the distance and pushes Sackett back into the cage.
Tappenahomma misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma presses Sackett against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Tappenahomma controls his hands.
Tappenahomma working Sackett over with knees to the body.
Sackett is absolutely dripping with sweat - he looks exhausted.
A short right from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma is working Sackett over against the cage.
Tappenahomma lands with a short shot to the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Tappenahomma.
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!
Tappenahomma lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Tappenahomma lands with a right to the head.

Sackett is rocked!
Sackett can't break the clinch.
Sackett is still on wobbly legs! Can Tappenahomma finish him?
Tappenahomma lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Tappenahomma's head.
Tappenahomma tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Tappenahomma back against the cage.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Tappenahomma uses good head movement to avoid it.
Tappenahomma will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.

Sackett breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Sackett cracks Tappenahomma with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Sackett seems to have recovered his senses.
Nice defenses there by Tappenahomma.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Tappenahomma thuds his shin into the meat of Sackett's side.
Tappenahomma explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tappenahomma scores with a jab to the head.
Tappenahomma lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett throws a jab when Tappenahomma was well out of range.
Tappenahomma thuds his shin into the meat of Sackett's side.

Tappenahomma darts in and clinches Sackett up against the cage.
Tappenahomma pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the cage.
Tappenahomma is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Nice elbow from Tappenahomma.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Tappenahomma makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Tappenahomma lands a shoulder strike.
Tappenahomma misses with the head strike.
Tappenahomma throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
Tappenahomma lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Sackett or not.
Tappenahomma misses with an elbow strike.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett is trying to force a seperation but Tappenahomma has the dominant position.
Sackett 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.
Tappenahomma blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Tappenahomma tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.
Chief Tappenahomma has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Tappenahomma connects with a nasty looking knee right to Sackett's face.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Tappenahomma.
Sackett lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Tappenahomma backwards.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Tappenahomma blocks a body shot from Sackett.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Tappenahomma.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
Tappenahomma tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Tappenahomma throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
Sackett takes an elbow to the temple.
Sackett is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma lands an elbow that stopped Sackett in his tracks for a moment.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Chief Tappenahomma had his way with Mordecai Sackett in that round.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action! This is the final round!


Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Tappenahomma manages to avoid it.
Sackett walks forward, straight into a front kick from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Tappenahomma jinks towards his opponent looking like he wants to counter with a mid kick but doesn't commit.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Tappenahomma was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
A clash of legs there as Tappenahomma blocks the low kick.
Tappenahomma throws a nice inside leg kick.

Tappenahomma feints and then winds up with a huge right hand that connects perfectly and sends Sackett sprawling to the canvas! Sackett rolls over backwards and springs off the cage and manages to regain his footing - how acrobatic! Oh, he's still wobbly - can Tappenahomma finish him?!
Tappenahomma misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Tappenahomma cracks Sackett with a hook to the temple - Sackett is on wobbly legs here! Tappenahomma swarms him with hook after hook, landing with each one! Sackett falls to the canvas face first and the referee dives in to stop the fight! Tappenahomma wins by TKO!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:45 of round 5, we have a winner by way of TKO (Punches). Chief Tappenahomma!
Chief Tappenahomma retains his welterweight title!
Chief Tappenahomma 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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RATING
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Event: EVO 303: Tsoi vs Saibot     
Date:   Mar 09, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Aleksei Marshal. Sackett comes to the cage accompanied by Teardrop. Marshal comes into a darkened arena with his song building. ЦельРазгроl kicks in, the lights come on and the crowd goes wild! What a showman! 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.

178 cm
27
176 lbs
20 - 3 - 0
178 cm
30
177 lbs
18 - 6 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 20 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Aleksei Marshal!
The judges for this bout are Phil Schofield, Steven Brown and Chris Edwards.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Marshal misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Sackett counters with a one-two to the body.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Marshal uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett misses with a jab to the body
and Marshal counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Marshal counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Marshal tried to score with a low kick but Sackett checks it.
Sackett jabs at Marshal's body.
Marshal missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Marshal throws a head kick that misses.
Marshal lands with a thumping leg kick.
A lazy body kick from Marshal
and Sackett counters with a nice uppercut.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Marshal.
A big left from Marshal misses.
Sackett keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Marshal misses with a low kick.
Sackett is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Marshal ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Marshal connects with a jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Marshal's torso.
Marshal thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Marshal throws a leg kick that misses.
Marshal throws a sloppy head kick and Sackett moves out of range easily.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
Marshal shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Marshal ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Marshal throws out the jab.
Sackett misses the jab.
Sackett is looking to slow Marshal down with leg kicks.
Sackett swings for the body but Marshal moves out of range.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Marshal.
Marshal looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Marshal lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett lands a jab.

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!
Sackett listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Marshal lands with a slapping head kick.
Sackett tests Marshal's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Marshal.
Marshal misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Sackett cracks Marshal with an open hand slap.
A good leg kick by Marshal.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
Marshal throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
Marshal uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
It looks like Sackett has been trying to sharpen up his punching technique, as it looks crisper than last time we saw him.
Marshal tries to move into range but Sackett moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Marshal moved out of range.
Sackett lands a nice shot to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Marshal takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Marshal throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Marshal counters with a body kick.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Marshal at a distance.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Marshal's head but Marshal sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Marshal is trying to counter with his kicks.
Marshal throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Marshal off the cage and back into range.
Marshal avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Marshal cracks a nice hook into Sackett's ribs.
Sackett swings for the body but Marshal moves out of range.
Marshal tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
Sackett swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Marshal.
Marshal checks a leg kick.
Marshal throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett blocks the body kick.
Marshal throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Marshal checks a leg kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Marshal 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Marshal avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Sackett ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Marshal throws a leg kick but Sackett checks it.
Sackett fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
A nice inside leg kick there by Marshal. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Marshal checks the leg kick.
Marshal stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Sackett.
A nice leg kick lands there from Marshal.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Good leg kick by Marshal there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Marshal swings away with a leg kick that misses.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
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 Mordecai Sackett 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.


Marshal throws a head kick that misses
and Sackett counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
We are yet to see a takedown attempt from Marshal 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.
Marshal looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
A solid body kick from Sackett.
Marshal lands a nice leg kick that just misses Sackett's sensitive parts.
Marshal on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Sackett blocks a leg kick.
Marshal tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Marshal 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.
Marshal takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett scores with a hook to the body. Marshal takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Marshal lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Marshal tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
Marshal throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
A low kick from Marshal is predictable there
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Marshal finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Marshal moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Marshal counters with a stiff right hand.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Marshal.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Marshal.
Marshal dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Sackett. That did some damage!
Marshal throws a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Marshal cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Marshal replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Sackett blocks it well.
A head kick misses from Sackett.
Sackett throws a sloppy body shot
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Marshal follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
Sackett misses with a straight left.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands with a thumping leg kick.
Nice body kick from Marshal.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Marshal slips under a jab.
Marshal just misses with a punch to the body.

Marshal darts in and clinches Sackett up against the cage.
Marshal goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett presses Marshal against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Marshal dictating the pace here, as the fighters clinch against the cage.
A short right from Marshal.

Sackett pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Marshal with a jab.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Marshal sees coming a mile off.
Marshal only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Sackett throws a body punch but Marshal moves out of range.
Sackett blocks the body kick.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Marshal.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Sackett as he connects with a hook.
Marshal throws a solid leg kick but Sackett takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Marshal.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Marshal's front leg but catches the back leg as Marshal tries to avoid it.
Sackett lands a jab to Marshal's midsection.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Marshal sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Marshal doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Marshal.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
Marshal throws a head kick that Sackett semi-blocks.
Marshal throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Marshal misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Marshal's calf.
Sackett connects with a body shot that sends Marshal's belly button to the back.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Marshal wants to clinch up but Sackett keeps it at a distance.
The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
A jab lands there for Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A chopping leg kick lands by Marshal.
Marshal tries a head kick but it misses.
Marshal blocks a leg kick.
Marshal misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Marshal avoids a kick to the body.
Sackett cracks the inside of Marshal's front leg.
Marshal swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A decent looking cross lands there for Sackett.
Sackett throws a right hand that misses
and Marshal counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Marshal swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett tries a low kick but Marshal avoids it.
Marshal takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Marshal moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Marshal throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Sackett lands a lovely overhand right.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Marshal was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Marshal feints a counter leg kick.
Marshal throws an off balance right hand
and Sackett counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett checks a leg kick nicely.
Marshal misses with a body kick.
Sackett looks to throw a body kick
and Marshal counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Marshal connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Sackett's hands.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Marshal throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
It looked like Sackett wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Marshal throws a head kick but Sackett moves out of range.
Marshal misses with a body kick.
Marshal misses with the body kick
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett throws a predictable looking body shot
letting Marshal counter with a right hand.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A looping hook to the body misses from Marshal. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Good shot there by Sackett.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Marshal finds it's way round the side to connect with Sackett's head.
Marshal throws a leg kick that misses.
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett moves out of range as Marshal strikes.
Marshal's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett slips under a jab from Marshal.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Marshal has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Marshal misses with a left hand
and Sackett counters with a body kick.
Marshal bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Marshal manages to avoid it.
Sackett swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Marshal counters with a straight punch to the midsection.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Marshal takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Marshal misses with a body kick.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Marshal scores with a body shot.
Marshal checks a leg kick.
Marshal lands a nice shot to the body.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Marshal counters with an outside leg kick.
Marshal slips under a jab from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Marshal walks into a left hand.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
A shot to the liver by Marshal. Beautiful body shot.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
A slapping leg kick lands for Marshal.
Marshal walks into a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Marshal throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett throws the left hand but Marshal avoids the punch easily.
Sackett on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Marshal throws out a leg kick but Sackett moves out of range and Marshal only half commits.
Sackett is looking to chop away at Marshal's legs.
Marshal ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Marshal moves away.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
It looked like Sackett wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Marshal walks into a stiff left hand from Sackett.
Marshal cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Sackett lands with a kick to the ribs.
Marshal takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Marshal throws a leg kick
and Sackett counters with a thumping low kick.
Marshal checks the leg kick.
Good shot there by Marshal.
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!
Marshal ducks right into an uppercut from Sackett.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Marshal crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Marshal gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Marshal manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Marshal sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Marshal misses with an attempted mid kick.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sackett scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett fires out a quick counter leg kick but Marshal just manages to avoid it.
Nice cross by Sackett.
Sackett pivots, looking for a leg kick but Marshal is out of range and Sackett settles back down.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett clearly takes that round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Marshal takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Sackett throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Marshal counters with an inside leg kick.
Marshal moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Marshal uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Nice body kick there by Marshal.
Sackett lunges at Marshal with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Marshal's hand.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Marshal checks it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Marshal takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Marshal loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Marshal scoring well with a low kick there.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett blocks the body kick.
Marshal has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett wants to land a leg kick but Marshal is out of range.
A head kick misses from Marshal.
Sackett takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
A solid leg kick lands there for Marshal.
Sackett lands a jab to the head.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Marshal counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Marshal doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Marshal swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Sackett on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Marshal misses with a body kick.
Sackett was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Sackett fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Marshal checks it well.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A nice inside leg kick there by Marshal. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Sackett avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Marshal avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Marshal throws a sloppy body shot
and Sackett counters with a right hand to the body.
Sackett dips to his left and cracks Marshal with an uppercut!
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Marshal steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.
Marshal throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
Marshal lands a nice leg kick that just misses Sackett's sensitive parts.
Sackett slips under a jab from Marshal.
Marshal waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Sackett.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
Marshal lands with a thumping leg kick.
Marshal throws a sloppy body shot
and Marshal takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Marshal counters with a slapping leg kick.
Marshal tries a head kick but it misses.
Marshal misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Marshal cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A countering left hand to the body from Marshal misses.
Marshal looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Marshal throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Marshal stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Sackett.
Marshal lands a leg kick that knocks Sackett off balance momentarily.
Marshal throws a quick head kick that skims the top of Sackett's head.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Marshal. Marshal obviously looking to wear him down.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Marshal.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Marshal checks the leg kick nicely there.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Marshal's head but Marshal sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett throws a body punch but Marshal moves out of range.
Sackett takes a head kick and shrugs it off.
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!
Sackett gets off balance looking for a body kick
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Marshal is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Sackett with a body shot.
Marshal misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
It looked like Sackett was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Marshal.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Marshal appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett lands a nice looking body kick.
Sackett attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Marshal swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
Marshal uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close fourth round but Aleksei Marshal will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! The crowd applaud as we get ready to start the final round!


Marshal misses with a kick to the body.
Marshal thows a leg kick but Sackett checks it
and Sackett counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Nice uppercut there from Marshal.
Marshal moves out of range of the strikes.
Marshal drops his hands momentarily and Sackett takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Marshal slips a jab from Sackett.
A bone on bone clash there as Marshal blocks the leg kick.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Marshal feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Sackett's calf.
Marshal dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett checks a low kick from Marshal.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Marshal throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett checks a low kick from Marshal.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Marshal connects with the punch.
Sackett lunges at Marshal with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Marshal's hand.
Sackett scores with a jab. Marshal acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Marshal slips a straight right by Sackett.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Marshal counters with a leg kick.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Marshal misses with a straight left.
Sackett throws a hook but Marshal avoids it easily.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Marshal takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Marshal throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Marshal.
Marshal throws a left and a right that both miss
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Marshal lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Sackett backs up against the cage.
Sackett stuns Marshal with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Sackett cracks Marshal with a right hand to the side of the head.
Marshal fails in his attempt to clinch.
Marshal moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Marshal ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Marshal moves away.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Marshal manages to avoid it.
A low kick from Marshal misses
and Sackett counters with a series of strikes. Marshal will be more careful next time no doubt.

Marshal is rocked!
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Marshal stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Marshal looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett throws a body punch but Marshal moves out of range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Marshal scores with the left hand. Sackett knows he should have avoided that one.
Marshal tries to land a leg kick but Sackett saw it coming and moves away.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Marshal looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Marshal connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Marshal moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Marshal cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Sackett getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Sackett misses with a head kick.
Marshal thinks about the counter body kick.
Marshal cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Marshal throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
Nice jab there from Marshal.
Marshal walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Sackett checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Marshal moved out of range.
Marshal only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Aleksei Marshal has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Marshal counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Marshal throws a looping overhand right but Sackett ducks down to avoid it.
A slow jab from Marshal misses its intended target.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Marshal will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Good shot there by Sackett.
Marshal cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
A punch lands to the side of Marshal 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Marshal lands a high kick!
Sackett lands a nice shot to the body.
Marshal lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Marshal misses with a looping right.
A quick step to the side and Sackett tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Marshal thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Marshal chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Sackett can pounce on him.

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 Mordecai Sackett.
I think Sackett 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 Phil Schofield scores the fight 49:46
Judge Steven Brown scores the fight 47:48
Judge Chris Edwards scores the fight 49:46

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Mordecai Sackett!

After winning the bout, Mordecai Sackett thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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Event: EVO 294     
Date:   Jan 28, 2017

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Chief Tappenahomma and Mordecai Sackett. Tappenahomma's entrance music is Tatanka. A fine choice. Sackett has chosen Teardrop as his entrance music. I can't wait for this one - let's get the fighter introductions out of the way and get this one started!

180 cm
30
181 lbs
23 - 7 - 2
178 cm
27
176 lbs
20 - 2 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Hellbent

Urban Fighter
Humanoid Nutrition (160Q for 160$)



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 7 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Chief Tappenahomma!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 20 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Donald Grub, Phil Schofield and William Gold.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Tappenahomma takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Tappenahomma throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett slips under a jab from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Sackett feints and then cracks Tappenahomma's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Tappenahomma down.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Tappenahomma tries to clinch but Sackett moves out of range.
Tappenahomma ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Tappenahomma was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Sackett moves out of range as Tappenahomma strikes.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tappenahomma closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Tappenahomma moves out of range of the strikes.
Tappenahomma was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Tappenahomma checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett keeps Tappenahomma at a distance using the push kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett looks for the body kick but Tappenahomma saw that one coming.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma misses with an uppercut.
Sackett connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Tappenahomma's hands.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Tappenahomma looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
A big left from Sackett misses.
No joy there for Tappenahomma, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Tappenahomma throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett misses the jab.
Sackett lunges at Tappenahomma with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Tappenahomma's hand.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett sizes up Tappenahomma with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Tappenahomma throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
A lazy body kick from Sackett
and Tappenahomma makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Sackett crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Tappenahomma - the referee stops the clock and Sackett gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Tappenahomma. Sackett manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
A nice leg kick lands there from Sackett.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
A counter left hand to the body from Tappenahomma misses its target.
Sackett lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Sackett takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Nice uppercut lands for Sackett. That snapped Tappenahomma's head back.
Tappenahomma cracks Sackett with a good jab.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Tappenahomma seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Tappenahomma misses with a hook
and Sackett counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Nice defenses there by Tappenahomma.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Tappenahomma moved away.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Tappenahomma is looking to counter the offense by Sackett and move into the clinch.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Tappenahomma uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett tries to work over Tappenahomma's front leg with a kick but Tappenahomma checks it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Tappenahomma stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Tappenahomma doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Sackett misses with an attempted mid kick.
Tappenahomma wants to clinch but Sackett slips to the side
and Sackett counters with an outside leg kick.
Tappenahomma moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett with a hook.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Tappenahomma.
Sackett with a nice cross.
A decent looking cross lands there for Tappenahomma.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
A little feinted left hand from Tappenahomma on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Tappenahomma moves away.
Sackett with a hook.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett throws a hook but Tappenahomma blocks it.
Tappenahomma missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Tappenahomma lands a lovely overhand right.
Sackett misses with a hook
and Tappenahomma counters with a straight right hand.
A lazy body kick from Sackett

and Tappenahomma counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
Tappenahomma is working Sackett over against the cage.
Sackett takes a knee to the side of the body.
Tappenahomma trying to land knees to the body.
Tappenahomma lands a shoulder strike.
Tappenahomma comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Tappenahomma lands a damaging elbow.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
That's time! Back to the action!


A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Sackett jabs at Tappenahomma's body.
Sackett punishes Tappenahomma's body with a nice straight punch.
Tappenahomma blocks a jab.
Tappenahomma tries to counter by clinching up but Sackett breaks away and moves out of range.
Sackett misses with a hook
enabling Tappenahomma to counter with a crisp jab.
Tappenahomma looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Tappenahomma sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Tappenahomma is out of range.
Tappenahomma feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Sackett looks for the body kick but Tappenahomma saw that one coming.
Tappenahomma ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Tappenahomma swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett 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.
Sackett takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Tappenahomma thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Tappenahomma moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Tappenahomma moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett cracks Tappenahomma with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Tappenahomma gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Tappenahomma checks a low kick from Sackett.
Tappenahomma misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.
Tappenahomma moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Tappenahomma is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Sackett.
Sackett throws a hook but Tappenahomma avoids it easily.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett slips a straight right by Tappenahomma.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Tappenahomma lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut

and Tappenahomma counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
Tappenahomma throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Tappenahomma lands an elbow just above Sackett 's eye.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett gets through Tappenahomma's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Tappenahomma misses with an elbow over the top.
Tappenahomma goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Tappenahomma blocks an uppercut.
A short right from Tappenahomma on the inside.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Sackett.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Tappenahomma avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Sackett avoiding damage as Tappenahomma throws knees to the body.
Sackett digs a right hand into Tappenahomma's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Tappenahomma's gas tank.
Sackett lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Tappenahomma scores with a shot to the side of Sackett's head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tappenahomma blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett tries to work over Tappenahomma's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Tappenahomma blocks a punch to the side of the head.
With the two fighters working up against the cage, Tappenahomma just misses with a elbow thrown towards Sackett's brow.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Tappenahomma misses with a short punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett wants to break free but Tappenahomma has control.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma lands a damaging elbow.
Tappenahomma lands a glancing elbow in the clinch.
Sackett has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Tappenahomma seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Sackett can turn it around.
Tappenahomma's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Sackett's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Tappenahomma looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!

Tappenahomma closes the distance and pushes Sackett back into the cage.
Tappenahomma swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Sackett has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Tappenahomma tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Tappenahomma back against the cage.

Sackett pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Tappenahomma fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett throws a right hand that misses
and Tappenahomma counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Tappenahomma takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.

Tappenahomma instigates a clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett 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!


Tappenahomma throws a leg kick that is checked
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
An attempted straight right counter from Tappenahomma misses the target.
A jab lands there for Sackett.
Tappenahomma staying out of range there.
Sackett scores with a hook.

Tappenahomma clinches up with Sackett and pushes him back against the cage.
Tappenahomma blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Tappenahomma blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Sackett breaks the clinch.
Tappenahomma misses with an uppercut.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Tappenahomma checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Sackett. Tappenahomma shrugs it off though.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tappenahomma pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Tappenahomma saw that one coming.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
An attempted straight right counter from Tappenahomma misses the target.
Sackett scores with a jab to the head.
Good standup being displayed there by Sackett as he connects with a hook.
Tappenahomma moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Tappenahomma dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Sackett. That did some damage!
Tappenahomma wants to clinch up but Sackett keeps it at a distance.
Tappenahomma takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Sackett cracks a nice hook into Tappenahomma's ribs.
Tappenahomma misses with an uppercut.

Tappenahomma moves into the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Tappenahomma backwards.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Tappenahomma swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett tries to circle away but Tappenahomma has him pinned against the cage.
Sackett has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma blocking some punches.
Sackett is looking to control Tappenahomma's arms but Tappenahomma gets an underhook and turns him. Now Sackett has his back to the cage.
Chief Tappenahomma has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Sackett lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett tries to work over Tappenahomma's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Tappenahomma fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A short right from Tappenahomma.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Tappenahomma.
Tappenahomma trying to land knees to the body.
Tappenahomma tries to land a knee to the head but misses.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Tappenahomma avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett blocking some punches.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Tappenahomma avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma lands an elbow that stopped Sackett in his tracks for a moment.
Tappenahomma tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Sackett avoids it.
Tappenahomma lands an elbow inside.

It looks like Mordecai Sackett has been cut.
Tappenahomma creates a bit of space for himself and sneaks an elbow through Sackett's defenses.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Tappenahomma uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett wants to break free but Tappenahomma has control.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Tappenahomma with a knee to the head.

Sackett is rocked!
A nice glancing elbow lands by Tappenahomma.
Sackett is still on wobbly legs! Can Tappenahomma finish him?
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Tappenahomma putting his Muay Thai to good use. He has Sackett in a tight clinch and is doing some damage with knees 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!
Tappenahomma lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Sackett or not.
Sackett takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Tappenahomma goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Tappenahomma stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.

Tappenahomma drops Sackett onto one knee with a big uppercut from the clinch! Sackett is propped up by the cage and works his way back to his feet!
Sackett is pressed against the cage. Tappenahomma pushes back and unleashes a big elbow that really hurts Sackett! Two more big strikes from Tappenahomma and Sackett crumples to the mat and taps out furiously due to the strikes!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:23 of round 3, we have a winner by way of Submission (Strikes). Chief Tappenahomma!
Chief Tappenahomma retains his welterweight title!
In his post fight interview, Chief Tappenahomma started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.
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Event: Ascension 1231     
Date:   Dec 31, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Salosen Mara. Chooooooooon! I think Sackett might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to Teardrop. Rumors backstage are that the fighters have been paid to keep it standing but we know that would never happen in MMA!

178 cm
26
176 lbs
19 - 2 - 0
186 cm
33
176 lbs
29 - 11 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Humanoid Nutrition (160Q for 160$)
Conviction

Perkele!



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 19 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 29 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Salosen Mara!
The judges for this bout are Phil Schofield, James Ackerman and Chris Edwards.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Mara scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Mara takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Mara closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Mara steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
A jab from Mara misses.
A little feinted left hand from Sackett on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Mara lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Sackett scores with a shot to the body.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Mara shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sackett takes a swing at Mara's ribcage but misses.
Mara shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Mara looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Mara counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett stuns Mara with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Mara throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Mara with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Mara waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Mara misses with an uppercut.
Sackett throws an overhand right that lands on Mara's shoulder, as Mara tries to avoid the shot.
Mara swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Mara stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Mara stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Sackett defending well as Mara loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Mara moves out of range of the strikes.
Mara misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Mara takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Sackett scores with a jab.
Mara swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a left to the body.
Both fighters circling a little - Sackett finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Nice defenses there by Mara.
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!
Mara takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Mara feints a counter leg kick.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands with a shot to the body.
Mara has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Mara has time to react.
Mara throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Mara throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Mara throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Mara.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett with a nice cross.
Sackett is looking to slow Mara down with leg kicks.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Mara counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett takes one on the button.
Sackett slips a straight right by Mara.
A solid leg kick lands there for Mara.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Mara is just out of range.
A bone on bone clash there as Mara blocks the leg kick.
Mara ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Mara fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Mara.
Sackett takes a swing at Mara's ribcage but misses.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Mara was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Jab, jab by Mara - just one landing.
Mara takes one to the chin there.
Mara throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Mara uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Mara.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Mara swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
A low kick from Mara is predictable there
and Sackett counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Mara connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Sackett tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Mara is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Sackett with a body shot.
Sackett stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Mara lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Mara connects with an inside leg kick.
Sackett is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Mara takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Nice straight punches there by Sackett. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice shot that snaps Mara's head back.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Mara with a nice cross.
Mara scores with a crisp jab that stopped Sackett in his tracks.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Mara.
Mara takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Mara throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Mara blocks a jab.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Mara 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.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Mara keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Mara swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Mara listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Mara lands a head kick. Sackett smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Both these guys seem content to just stand up and trade with eachother but Mara might want to think about changing up his gameplan a bit because over the course of the fight, Sackett has got the better of the exchanges.
Mara throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Mara doesn't seem bothered though.
Mara ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Mara appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Mara cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Sackett thumps Mara with a low kick.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Mara throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Sackett ducks down and throws 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!
Mara misses the jab.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Mara moves away.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Mara sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett misses with a hook.
Mara is trying to counter with his kicks.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Mara scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Mara swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Mara's hands.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Mara sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Mara moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Sackett takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Mara scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Sackett doesn't seem bothered though.
Sackett 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.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett checks a low kick from Mara.
Sackett is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Mara misses with a wild body shot.
A leg kick checked by Sackett.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Mara slips a jab from Sackett.
Sackett backing away here, and Mara unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Mara throws out a powerful jab.
Sackett tries to work over Mara's front leg with a kick but Mara checks it.
Sackett with a nice cross.
Sackett lands a right hook to the body.
Mara uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Mara only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
As Mara backs away, Sackett returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Mara 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.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Mara throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Mara lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Sackett at a distance.
Sackett waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Mara.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett backing away here, and Mara unleashes a leg kick that just misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Mara sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Mara moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Mara fakes the leg kick and cracks Sackett in the body.
Nice straight punches there by Sackett. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Sackett.
Mara 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.
Mara throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
A clash of legs there as Sackett blocks the low kick.
Sackett was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Mara takes a jab right on the kisser.
Mara misses with a body punch
and Sackett counters with a leg kick.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Mara moves away and avoids it.
Mara needs to keep his hands up - Sackett had a free shot at his head there.
Sackett takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Mara has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Sackett connects with a good right hand that stumbles Mara. Mara circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Mara scores with a hook.
Mara swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
Mara jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Mara slips a straight right by Sackett.
Mara is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Sackett with a body shot.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
Mara just misses with a punch to the body.
Mara has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Mara lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Sackett on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Mara. Mara obviously looking to wear him down.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Mara throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
Sackett appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sackett with a jab.
Mara gets cracked there but stands up to it.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
A slapping body kick lands there for Sackett.
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Mara slips the punch.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Sackett slips under a jab from Mara.
Mara lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Mara throws out the jab.
Mara misses with a hook
and Sackett counters with an outside leg kick.
Mara throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
Mara throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Mara fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Sackett on the side of the head.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Mara will feel that in the morning.
Mara attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Jab, jab by Mara - just one landing.
Sackett on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Mara. Mara obviously looking to wear him down.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
Mara only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Nice defenses there by Mara.
Mara looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Mara off the cage and back into range.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Mara throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Mara misses with a body shot.
Mara tries to work over Sackett's front leg with a kick but Sackett checks it.
Mara keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Mara does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Mara throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Mara's jab looks to have found its range, popping Sackett under the eye.
Sackett lands a head kick. Mara smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
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!
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Mara cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Mara feints and then cracks Sackett's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Sackett down.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Mara scores with a jab to the jaw.
Mara connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
A slapping leg kick lands for Mara.
Sackett bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Mara is able to avoid easily.
Mara bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Sackett's head backwards.
Mara has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Mara misses with a hook
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Mara.
Mara jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Mara throws a solid leg kick but Sackett takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Mara.
Mara tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Mara.
Mara misses the shot to the body.
Some wild striking there from Sackett.
Mara moves out of range of the strikes.
Mara throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Sackett counters with a nice leg kick.
Good exchange - Mara coming out on top.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Mara let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett is looking to slow Mara down with leg kicks.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Mara swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Mara staying out of range there.
Mara slips a straight right by Sackett.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Mara.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Mara was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Mara throws a solid leg kick but Sackett takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Mara.
Sackett shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Mara's head but Mara sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Mara steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett scores with the left hand. Mara knows he should have avoided that one.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Sackett 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 Mara has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Mara and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Mara off the cage and back into range.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Mara shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Mara, right into the meat.
Mara misses with a low kick.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
Mara is looking to land body kicks.
A decent looking cross lands there for Sackett.
Mara dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Mara takes one on the button.
Sackett checks a low kick from Mara.
Sackett was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Mara.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Mara counters with a nice leg kick.
Mara connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett throws a jab when Mara was well out of range.
Mara looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Mara has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Mara's head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A lazy left from Sackett finds it's target.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Mara sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Sackett throws a sloppy head kick and Mara moves out of range easily.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Mara counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Mara is just out of range.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Mara.
Mara misses with an uppercut.
Mara moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Mara scores with a punch to the head.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Mara.
Mara just misses with a punch to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Mara just misses with a punch to the body.
Mara drops his hands momentarily and Sackett takes advantage with a crisp 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!
Mara tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Mara walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Sackett checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Mara.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett scores with a hook.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
Mara is looking to chop away at Sackett's legs.
Mara lands with a nice body punch.
Mara looks for the body kick but Sackett saw that one coming.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Mara takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Mara throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Mara throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Mara uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Sackett scores with a spinning back kick!
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Mara's calf.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
Sackett slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Mara misses with an uppercut.
Sackett throws a right hand that Mara ducks under and follows up with a left that Mara also avoids with ease.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett scores with a punch to the head.
Sackett bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Mara's head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Mara tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Mara.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett misses with a body shot
and Mara counters with a good, hard body kick but Sackett shrugs it off.
Mara motions for Sackett to come forward. Mara throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett half committed to a counter leg kick.
Sackett works the jab nicely.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Mara's head but Mara sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Mara fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
Mara avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A nice side step and Mara releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Mara misses with an uppercut.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Mara scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Nice jab there from Mara.
Mara dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Sackett. That did some damage!
Sackett slips under a jab.
Mara jabbing away but nothing is landing.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action! Let's hear some noise people - this is the final round!


Sackett lands a slapping body shot.
Mara throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett counters with a leg kick.
Sackett takes a swing at Mara's ribcage but misses.
Sackett lands a right hook to the body.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Mara moves away.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
Mara uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Mara connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Sackett slips a jab from Mara.
Sackett was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Mara throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Sackett counters with a body kick that stops Mara in his tracks momentarily.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
An inside leg kick lands from Mara.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Mara.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Mara doesn't seem bothered though.
Good exchange - Mara coming out on top.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
The fighters circling - Mara throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Mara sizes up Sackett with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Mara misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.
Mara blocks a jab.
Mara throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Mara throws a low kick, looking for Sackett's leg but Sackett calmly moves out of range.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Mara throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett throwing a counter right hand but Mara manages to avoid it.
An inside leg kick lands from Mara.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Mara checks a leg kick.
Salosen Mara has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a body punch but Mara moves out of range.
Sackett backing away here, and Mara unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Mara thows a leg kick but Sackett checks it
and Sackett counters with a slapping leg kick.
Mara avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Sackett throws a body kick that digs right into the meat.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett throws a low kick but it's checked well by Mara.
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!
Sackett lands a jab to the head.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Mara.
Mara throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Mara misses with a body punch
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett checks a leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Mara stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
The crowd cheers as Sackett lands an impressive looking overhand right. Mara doesn't seem phased though.
Mara looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
The fighters circle momentarily. Mara darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Mara 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.
An inside leg kick from Mara misses.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Mara.
Mara ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Mara takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Mara on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Mara keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Mara moves away and avoids it.
Sackett stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.

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!
Sackett takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Mara motions for Sackett to come forward. Mara throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Mara throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Mara throws a poor cross that misses
enabling Sackett to counter with a crisp jab.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Mara ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Mara gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Sackett.
Mara throws a poor cross that misses
and Sackett counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett is looking to slow Mara down with leg kicks.
Mara swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a nice uppercut.
A head kick by Mara misses
and Sackett counters with an outside leg kick.
Mara takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Mara.
Sackett connects with a body shot that sends Mara's belly button to the back.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Sackett 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 Phil Schofield scores the fight 50:45
Judge James Ackerman scores the fight 50:45
Judge Chris Edwards scores the fight 50:45

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

After winning the bout, Mordecai Sackett thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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FIGHT
RATING
80%

 

Event: Ascension 1217     
Date:   Dec 17, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Dean Duggan and Mordecai Sackett. Duggan's entrance music is The Fratellis - Chelsea Dagger. A fine choice. Sackett comes into a darkened arena with his song building. Teardrop kicks in, the lights come on and the crowd goes wild! What a showman! Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

181 cm
34
169 lbs
21 - 7 - 0
178 cm
26
176 lbs
18 - 2 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Dean Duggan!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are James Glass, William Gold and Chris Edwards.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett checks the leg kick nicely there.
Duggan takes a jab right on the kisser.
Duggan connects with a crisp jab.
Duggan has been talking about how he's improved his wrestling in the run up to the fight so let's see if that's enough to sway the balance.
Duggan scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Sackett takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Duggan keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Duggan down.
Duggan is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Duggan jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Duggan defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Duggan checks a leg kick.
Duggan looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Sackett throws a jab when Duggan was well out of range.
Duggan throws a front kick aimed at Sackett's knee but Sackett avoids it well.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett slips under a jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Duggan checks the leg kick nicely there.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Duggan sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Duggan.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
A decent looking cross lands there for Sackett.
Duggan thows a left - swing and a miss!
Duggan swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
A slow jab from Sackett misses its intended target.
Sackett scores with a sloppy right hand. Duggan should have avoided that one.
A telegraphed right hand from Duggan misses the target.
Sackett looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
An inside leg kick lands from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Duggan lands a jab to Sackett's midsection.
Duggan throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Duggan scores with a shot to the body.
Duggan moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett throws a predictable looking body shot
and Duggan cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett throws a chopping leg kick but Duggan manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Duggan moves in looking to clinch but Sackett pushes him off.
Sackett feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Duggans jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Sackett.

It looks like Dean Duggan has been cut.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Duggan fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Sackett on the side of the head.
Sackett throws the left hand but Duggan avoids the punch easily.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Duggan looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Duggan is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Duggan looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Duggan throws a quick inside leg kick.
Duggan throws a quick inside leg kick.
Duggan takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Sackett throws a hook but Duggan blocks it.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Duggan defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Duggan checks the leg kick.
Duggan misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett throws a head kick that connects with a bit of head and a bit of hand.
A solid leg kick lands there for Duggan.
Sackett on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Duggan, as that shot connected.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Duggan connects with an inside leg kick.
Sackett takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett throws a head kick that looked like it stung.
Duggan swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Duggan throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Duggan swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Sackett.
Sackett lands a head kick. Duggan smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Duggan listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Duggan throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Sackett doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Duggan misses with a head kick.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Duggan counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Duggan uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett misses with the body kick
enabling Duggan to counter with a crisp jab.
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 Dean Duggan will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Dean Duggan's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Sackett lands a jab to the head.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
A low kick from Sackett is predictable there
and Duggan counters with a straight right hand.
A leg kick checked by Sackett.
Duggan slips under a jab.
Duggan jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Duggan will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sackett takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
Sackett connects with a good right hand that stumbles Duggan. Duggan circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Nice uppercut lands for Duggan. That snapped Sackett's head back.
Duggan throws a shot to the body.

Duggan darts in and clinches Sackett up against the cage.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Duggan has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett lands a hook that snaps the head of Duggan backwards.
Sackett throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Duggans head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Duggan blocking some punches.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Sackett.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Duggan avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Duggan lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Duggan throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.

Duggan breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Sackett misses with a hook to the body
and Duggan counters with a stiff right hand.
Duggan lands three nice shots there - that looked like it hurt!
Duggan connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Duggan feinted there with a counter leg kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett with a body punch. A glancing blow.
A shot to the body from Duggan misses
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Duggan.
Duggan lands a head kick!
Duggan throws a right and a left that Sackett avoids nicely.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Duggan counters with a thumping low kick.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
A cross from Sackett lands.
Sackett cracks the inside of Duggan's front leg.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Duggan throwing a counter right hand but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Duggan throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Duggan is looking to clinch but Sackett is avoiding it.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Sackett scores with a nice right hand.
A leg kick checked by Sackett.
Duggan 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.
Duggan ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Duggan keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett lands with a good body shot.
Duggan uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
A leg kick checked by Duggan.
Sackett fakes the leg kick and cracks Duggan in the body.
Duggan takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Sackett throws a good cross that connects.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Duggan counters with a left to the body.
Duggan throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Sackett keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Sackett throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Duggan makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Sackett misses with a leg kick
and Duggan counters with a good low kick that Sackett was not able to check.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett drops his hands momentarily and Duggan takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Duggan on the side of the head.
Duggan darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Duggan uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Sackett cracks Duggan with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Duggan moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Duggan stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Sackett catches Duggan with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Sackett dips to his left and cracks Duggan with an uppercut!
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sackett lands with a kick to the ribs.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Duggan throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Good work by Duggan as he checks the leg kick.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The cut man is working on Dean Duggan's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Good standup being displayed there by Duggan as he connects with a hook.
Sackett lands a jab.
Duggan fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Sackett throws a head kick that connects with a bit of head and a bit of hand.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Sackett looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Duggan. That did some damage!
Duggan thuds his right hand into Sackett's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Duggan attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Duggan avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Duggan tests Sackett's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Duggan throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
A looping hook to the body misses from Duggan. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Duggan.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Duggan throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Duggan scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Sackett doesn't seem bothered though.
Duggan displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Sackett throws a nice looking combination but Duggan bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Duggan blocks a jab.
Sackett pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Duggan misses with a few strikes there.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Duggan looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Duggan on the side of the head.
Sackett has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
Duggan is looking to slow Sackett down with leg kicks.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Duggan misses with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Duggan fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Duggan moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Duggan fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Sackett drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Duggan throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Sackett connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Sackett misses with a low kick as Duggan jumps back.
Sackett tests Duggan's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett avoids a punch combination nicely.
Sackett's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Duggan tries to move into range but Sackett moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Duggan doesn't seem bothered though.
Sackett closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Duggan saw that one coming.
Sackett bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Duggan moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Duggan throws a poor cross that misses
and Sackett counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Duggan swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Duggan moves away.
Duggan looking to land some kicks to the body here.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Duggan looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.
Duggan throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
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!
Sackett throws a body punch but Duggan moves out of range.
Sackett cracks Duggan with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
A good leg kick by Sackett.

Duggan clinches up with Sackett and pushes him back against the cage.
Duggan tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Duggan takes a shot to the head.
Duggan scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett lands a hook that snaps the head of Duggan backwards.
Duggan blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Duggan lands a body punch in the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett really dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Dean Duggan's cut.
That's time! Duggan's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Duggan takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Duggan gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Duggan lands a body shot.
Duggan tests Sackett's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett circles away from the clinch attempt.
Duggan takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Duggan throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
A bone on bone clash there as Duggan blocks the leg kick.
Duggan misses with a combination
and Sackett counters with a lovely shot to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Duggan half committed to a counter leg kick.
Sackett connects with a good right hand that stumbles Duggan. Duggan circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Duggan has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Duggan there as he acknowledges the shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Duggan throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Duggan.
No joy there for Sackett, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Sackett throws a hook but Duggan avoids it easily.
Duggan throws a lazy uppercut
and Sackett cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Duggan on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Duggan works the jab nicely.
Duggan finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Duggan misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Duggan crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Duggan gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Duggan manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Duggan ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Duggan avoids a kick to the body.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
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!
Sackett 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.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Sackett waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Duggan.
Duggan lands a jab to the head.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Duggan throws a nice inside leg kick.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Duggan checks a leg kick.
Duggan slips under a jab from Sackett.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Duggan.
Duggan misses the jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Duggan takes one to the side of the head.
Duggan lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Duggan ducks down to avoid it.
Duggan uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett motions for Duggan to come forward. Sackett throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
A bone on bone clash there as Sackett blocks the leg kick.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Sackett lands with a good body shot.
Duggan throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Duggan takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Good leg kick by Duggan there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.

Duggan rushes Sackett and presses him up against the cage.
Sackett takes a shot to the head.
Duggan can't find room to land a body shot as Sackett controls the action.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett working hard to break the clinch.
Duggan lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Duggan swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Duggan misses with a punch on the inside.
Duggan tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett lands a hook that snaps the head of Duggan backwards.
Duggan swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Duggan misses with a punch to the body.

Duggan escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Duggan blocks a low kick nicely.
A quick step to the side and Duggan tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Duggan misses with a body punch
and Sackett counters with a slapping leg kick.
Duggan throws a series of punches but Sackett avoids them all with ease.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that fourth round.
The cut man is working on Dean Duggan's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action! So, we enter the final round. Let's see if either fighter can bring us a finish, or whether we're going to the judges scorecards.


Duggan blocks a jab.
Duggan fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Duggan tries to clinch but Sackett is having none of it.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Duggan walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Sackett checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Jab by Sackett.
Duggan throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Duggan avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Duggan throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Duggan steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
A nice leg kick lands there from Duggan.
Duggan is looking to slow Sackett down with leg kicks.
Duggan tries to clinch up but Sackett circles away and keeps his distance.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Decent striking displayed by Sackett there.
A swing and a miss from Duggan.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
That kick from Duggan tenderised Sackett's leg. Sackett is trying to keep his angry face on.
Duggan is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Duggan takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Duggan turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Duggan loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Duggan moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Sackett throws a push kick but Duggan slaps the foot to one side.
Duggan loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sackett 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.
Dean Duggan has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Duggan checks a leg kick.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Nice defenses there by Duggan.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
Sackett connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Duggan 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
A decent looking cross lands there for Duggan.
Sackett stuns Duggan with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Sackett throws a chopping leg kick but Duggan manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett takes a swing at Duggan's ribcage but misses.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Duggan's leg but Duggan calmly moves out of range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Duggan throws a nice outside leg kick.
Duggan loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Duggan misses with a low kick.
Duggan looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Duggan stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Sackett - that will leave a mark!
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Duggan takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Duggan throws a leg kick but Sackett checks it.
Duggan throws a push kick but Sackett slaps the foot to one side.
Duggan throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Sackett throws a low kick but Duggan avoids it.
Duggan misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Duggan takes one on the chin but seems OK.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Duggan.
Sackett takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Duggan.
Duggan throws a leg kick but Sackett checks it.
Sackett throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Duggan will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Sackett scores with a kick to the midsection.
Duggan misses with a leg kick
and Duggan takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Sackett scores with the left hand. Duggan knows he should have avoided that one.
Duggan misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
Well Sackett 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 James Glass scores the fight 46:50
Judge William Gold scores the fight 46:49
Judge Chris Edwards scores the fight 46:50

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett thanked the fans post fight for their support.
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FIGHT
RATING
82%

 

Event: Ascension 1126     
Date:   Nov 26, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Brandon Hale and Mordecai Sackett. Hale comes to the cage accompanied by Dead Sara - Weatherman. Sackett has chosen Snoop "Vato" as his entrance music. The fight MMA fans around the world have waited their entire lives for!

174 cm
35
177 lbs
36 - 15 - 2
178 cm
26
176 lbs
17 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Granite chin
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Hellbent
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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 36 wins, 15 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Brandon Hale!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Jack Bonds and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Hale thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Hale was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Hale throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Sackett cracks a nice hook into Hale's ribs.
Sackett throws a lazy body kick
and Hale counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Hale is just out of range.
Hale swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Hale's front leg but catches the back leg as Hale tries to avoid it.
Hale gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Hale steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett with a jab.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Hale looks for the body kick but Sackett saw that one coming.
Sackett feints and then cracks Hale's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Hale down.
Hale slips a straight right by Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice shot to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hale is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Sackett - that will leave a mark!
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Hale half committed to a counter leg kick.
Sackett on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Sackett jabs Hale right on the nose. Hale blinks but takes it well.
Hale checks a low kick from Sackett.
Hale takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
A lazy left from Sackett finds it's target.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Hale counters with a solid body kick.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Hale ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hale ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Sackett.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Hale uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Hale avoids a kick to the body.
Hale throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett connects with a looping right hand.
Hale on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Some wild striking there from Sackett.
Hale throws a nice inside leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett's corner calls for a 1-2. Sackett obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
A leg kick checked by Hale.
An attempted straight right counter from Hale misses the target.
Sackett digs a good body shot into Hale's ribs.
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sackett has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
Sackett connects with a nice looking jab.
Sackett connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
An attempted straight right counter from Hale misses the target.
A leg kick checked by Sackett.
Sackett throws a jab when Hale was well out of range.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Hale is looking to slow Sackett down with leg kicks.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Hale is out of range.
Hale misses the body punch
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett throws a body punch but Hale moves out of range.
Nice defenses there by Hale.
Hale lands a head shot.
Sackett catches Hale with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Hale with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Hale bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Donk. Sackett catches Hale right on the button with a cross.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Hale uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Hale throws a sloppy head kick and Sackett moves out of range easily.
Sackett lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Hale keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Hale fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Hale throws a head kick that misses.
Hale tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Hale crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Hale gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Hale manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett throws an off balance right hand
and Hale counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Hale moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Hale tried to counter with a leg kick but Sackett avoided it.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
A clash of legs there as Sackett blocks the low kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Hale lands a head kick. Sackett smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Hale scores with a kick to the midsection.
A leg kick checked by Sackett.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett blocks the body kick.
Hale ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Hale throws a head kick but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett scores with a crisp jab that stopped Hale in his tracks.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Hale manages to avoid it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Hale takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
This entire fight has taken place on the feet so far and you wonder whether Hale might be better served trying to take this one to the ground because he's losing the standup battle so far.
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Hale uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Hale looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Sackett has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Sackett lands with a hook. Hale tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Hale throws a body kick that digs right into the meat.
Hale takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Hale tries to land a leg kick but Sackett saw it coming and moves away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Hale thows a leg kick but Sackett checks it
and Sackett counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Hale slips the punch.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Sackett throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Hale throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Hale's head but Hale sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Hale fires out a quick counter leg kick but Sackett just manages to avoid it.
Sackett keeps Hale at a distance using the push kick.
Hale swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett moves forwards but Hale connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Hale's calf.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
enabling Hale to counter with a crisp jab.
Hale uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
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!
The fighters circle momentarily. Sackett darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Sackett swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Hale makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Sackett takes a swing at Hale's ribcage but misses.
Hale throws a big shot that misses.
Hale fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Hale drops his hands momentarily and Sackett takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Hale misses with a jab to the body
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Hale looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett 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!


Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
Hale uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Hale throws a big counter combination but Sackett scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
Hale misses with a body kick.
Hale is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
Hale lands a right hook to the body.
Hale closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Hale looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Hale fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
Sackett lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Sackett moves out of range of the leg kick from Hale.
Sackett is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Hale with a body shot.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett with a nice cross.
Hale avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Sackett throws a hook but Hale blocks it.
Sackett scores with a spinning back kick!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Hale takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
Hale looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.
Hale with a hook.
Hale tries to land a leg kick but Sackett saw it coming and moves away.
Hale walks into a stiff left hand from Sackett.
Hale misses with a leg kick
and Sackett counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Nice defenses there by Hale.
Hale feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Donk. Hale catches Sackett right on the button with a cross.
Sackett lands with a shot to the body.
Hale will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Hale has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Hale gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hale moves away from the strike by Sackett.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Hale misses with a left hand
and Sackett counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Hale slips under a jab from Sackett.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
A slow jab from Hale misses its intended target.
Hale misses with a hook to the body
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Hale's leg. Hale is trying to keep his angry face on.
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
Hale ducks right into an uppercut from Sackett.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Sackett checks a leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Hale shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Nice defenses there by Hale.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Hale saw that one coming.
Sackett scores with a punch to the head.
Hale lands with a cross.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
A jab from Sackett finds it's way through Hale's defenses.
Sackett defending well as Hale loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett lands a slapping body shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Hale moves out of range of the body kick.
Hale attempts a counter takedown but Sackett avoids it well and moves away.
Hale darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
Hale walks into a stiff left hand from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a low kick as Hale jumps back.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Hale.
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
A chopping leg kick lands by Hale.
Hale lands a jab to Sackett's midsection.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett really dominated that round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Sackett scores with a crisp jab that stopped Hale in his tracks.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Hale's head but Hale sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
Hale throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Hale turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Hale scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Hale tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Hale takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Hale uses good head movement to avoid it.
Hale is looking to counter with a body kick.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Hale checks it.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Hale moves away.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hale is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Hale gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Sackett misses the body punch
and Hale counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Sackett misses with a low kick as Hale jumps back.
Hale was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Sackett swings and misses with a shot to the body

and Hale counters with a nice double leg into side control. Sackett won't be happy with that.

Sackett sneaks out the side door and pushes Hale away - he's back to his feet. The crowd show their appreciation for the escape.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
Hale bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
A big right from Hale misses.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws an overhand right that lands on Hale's shoulder, as Hale tries to avoid the shot.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Hale manages to avoid it.
Hale attempts a counter takedown but Sackett avoids it well and moves away.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett cracks a nice hook into Hale's ribs.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Hale down.
Hale swings wildly with a couple of big hooks
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
Sackett connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Sackett's jab looks to have found its range, popping Hale under the eye.
Hale lands a really nice looking cross but Sackett seems unphased.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Hale blocks a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Hale moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Hale was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Hale sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Hale fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett throws an off balance right hand
and Hale counters with a nice uppercut.
Sackett misses with a two punch combination.
Hale misses with a wild body shot.
Hale uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Hale slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Hale throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Hale takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Sackett swings for the body but Hale moves out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Hale swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Hale cracks Sackett with an open hand slap.
Sackett defending well as Hale loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett throws a low kick but Hale avoids it.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Hale throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Hale manages to avoid it.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Sackett paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Hale wants to slow Sackett down by chopping away at his legs.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that fourth round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. The crowd applaud as we get ready to start the final round!


Hale tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
A decent looking cross lands there for Sackett.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Hale chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Sackett can pounce on him.
Sackett throws a jab when Hale was well out of range.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Hale moved away.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Hales jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Hale walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Hale half committed to a counter leg kick.
A jab from Sackett finds it's way through Hale's defenses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hale scores with a nice strike.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Hale lands with a shot to the body.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Hale is just out of range.
Sackett scores with a nice body kick.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Hale appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sackett has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Hale.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Hale counters with a slapping leg kick.
Hale lunges at Sackett with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Sackett's hand.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Hale sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett throws the left hand but Hale avoids the punch easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Hale misses the target.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hale jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Hale takes one to the chin there.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Hale's calf.
Hale throws a sloppy head kick and Sackett moves out of range easily.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Hale moved out of range nicely.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Hale 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Hale does a little dance to reset his feet.
Hale throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Hale lands an overhand right.
Hale misses the jab.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Hale misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a straight right hand.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.
Hale lands the left hand.
Brandon Hale has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Hale looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Hale throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Sackett takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Sackett lands a nice leg kick that just misses Hale's sensitive parts.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Hale.
Sackett lands with a kick to the ribs.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Hale.
Sackett checks a leg kick nicely.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Hale's head but Hale sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A little feinted left hand from Hale on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Hale was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Hale takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Hale keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Hale takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Hale is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett fakes the leg kick and cracks Hale in the body.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
Hale moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Hale attempts a counter takedown but Sackett avoids it well and moves away.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Hale saw that one coming.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
Well Sackett 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 Frank Antenori scores the fight 45:50
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight 45:50
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 45:50

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

An out of breath and clearly excited Mordecai Sackett thanked Museum of Monsters & Madmen for their help and support (and free stuff they sent him).
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Event: CFC 403     
Date:   Oct 28, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Moe Lester and Mordecai Sackett. Sackett has chosen Snoop "Vato" as his entrance music. 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.

180 cm
25
164 lbs
15 - 4 - 0
178 cm
25
176 lbs
16 - 2 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Bullet Proof System
Bare Knuckle Fisticuffs Clothing

Hell's Balls Recovery (160)
Conviction



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Moe Lester!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Steve Smith, Dillan Fox and William Peck.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Lester throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
A slow jab from Lester misses its intended target.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Lester was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Lester uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Lester fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Lester rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a straight right hand.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Lester ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
Lester looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Lester sizes up Sackett with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Lester throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Lester throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
A jab lands there for Lester.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Lester.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Lester blocks a jab.
Sackett swings for the body but Lester moves out of range.
Lester is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Sackett swings for the body but Lester moves out of range.
Sackett with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Lester loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Lester looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Lester throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
and Lester makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Sackett slips under a jab.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Lester counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A punch lands to the side of Lester 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lester.
Sackett scores with a push kick.
Lester looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett lands a really nice looking cross but Lester seems unphased.
Lester takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Lester's head.
Lester misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a right hand to the body.
Sackett scores with a hook.
Sackett tests Lester's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Lester uses good head movement to avoid it.
Lester was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Lester looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with a jab to the body
and Lester cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett scores with a nice right hand.
Lester staying out of range there.
Sackett throws a solid leg kick but Lester takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Sackett.
Sackett tries a head kick but it misses.
Lester throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett throws a right high kick that is partially blocked by Lester.

It looks like Moe Lester has been cut.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Lester misses with a straight left.
Lester doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Sackett sees a low kick coming and goes to check it, but it's actually a body kick and it thuds into his unprotected ribs.
Lester steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Lester makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
Lester swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett throws a sloppy body shot
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Sackett gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Lester.
Sackett throws a low kick but Lester moves out of range easily.
Lester throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Lester scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Lester swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Lester takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Lester.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
Lester takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Lester is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Lester shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Lester scores with a jab. Sackett acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Lester misses with a jab, cross combination.
Sackett steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.
Sackett chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Lester throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Sackett connects with a looping right hand.
Lester misses with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Lester throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Lester fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Sackett checks it well.
Lester connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Lester's head but Lester sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Sackett lands with a shot to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A swing and a miss from Lester.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Lester.
Sackett tries to bum rush Lester with a series of wild strikes but Lester uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Lester off balance momentarily.
Sackett swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Lester counters with a nice uppercut.
A telegraphed right hand from Lester misses the target.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Lester manages to avoid it.
Lester appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Lester throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
As Lester backs off Sackett throws a huge counter combo but Lester manages to avoid it all.
Sackett tries to work over Lester's front leg with a kick but Lester checks it.
Lester with a hook.
Sackett chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Lester can pounce on him.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Lester.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Lester blocks a head kick by Sackett.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
A bone on bone clash there as Sackett blocks the leg kick.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Lester 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Nice jab there from Sackett.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Lester scores with a shot to the body.
Lester chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Sackett lands with a hook. Lester tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Lester ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett pivots, looking for a leg kick but Lester is out of range and Sackett settles back down.
Lester cracks Sackett with a good jab.
Lester keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Lester avoids a low kick by using good footwork.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett cracks Lester with an open hand slap.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Lester swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Lester slips the punch.
Sackett tries to land a body kick
and Lester counters with a thumping low kick.
A punch lands to the side of Sackett 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Lester 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.
Sackett swings for the body but Lester moves out of range.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett moves out of range as Lester strikes.
A leg kick checked by Lester.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Lester ducks down to avoid it.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Lester.
Sackett misses with a body kick.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett misses with an attempted mid kick.
Lester was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Lester scores with a body shot.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw 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!
Lester's corner calls for a 1-2. Lester obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Lester 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.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Lester.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Lester lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Lester.
Lester blocks a leg kick.
Lester keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Lester doesn't seem bothered though.
Lester throws a looping overhand right but Sackett ducks down to avoid it.
Lester swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
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 Moe Lester will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
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.



Sackett gets a clinch.
Sackett lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Lester backwards.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Good body shot from Sackett.
Sackett lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Lester.
Lester scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Lester working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.
Sackett lands on the inside with an uppercut.
A head punch on the inside from Lester fails to land.
Lester pushes Sackett back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Lester's head.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Lester misses with a hook from the clinch.
Nice body punch from Lester.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett working some nice short punches in the clinch.

Lester breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Lester misses with an uppercut.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Lester sees it coming and moves out of range.
A big left from Lester misses.
Lester moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Lester was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Lester uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Lester thinks about countering with a body kick.
Lester checks a low kick from Sackett.
Sackett scores with a hook to the body. Lester takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
Lester throws a good cross that connects.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Sackett misses.
It looked like Lester wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Sackett throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lester.
Lester lands with a right hand.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lester throws a lazy uppercut
and Lester takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Lester misses the jab.
Lester throws a predictable looking body shot
and Sackett cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Lester is looking to counter punch.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Lester buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Lester takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Lester was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
Lester ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Lester.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Nice body kick there by Sackett.
Sackett moves out of range as Lester strikes.
A little jabbing left from Sackett on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Sackett connects with a looping right hand.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Sackett - that will leave a mark!
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
A left lands for Lester.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Lester missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Lester.
Sackett lands a nice looking body kick.
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Lester's torso.
Sackett slips a straight right by Lester.
Sackett flicks out a counter leg kick but Lester steps away.
Sackett thumps Lester with a low kick.
Lester throws the left hand but Sackett avoids the punch easily.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Lester.
Lester connects with a single shot there.
Sackett throws a body punch but Lester moves out of range.
As Sackett backs away, Lester returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Lester looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett really dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester'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.


Sackett takes a swing at Lester's ribcage but misses.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Lester.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Lester throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett lands a jab to the nose.
Lester moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Nice cross by Sackett.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Lester cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Lester.
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett with a hook.
Sackett has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Lester's head.
Lester throws out a leg kick but Sackett moves out of range and Lester only half commits.
It seemed like Sackett was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett keeps Lester at a distance using the push kick.
Some bone on bone action there as Lester checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Lester looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Lester will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Sackett fails with an attempt to clinch.
Sackett swings for the body but Lester moves out of range.
Lester digs a good body shot into Sackett's ribs.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
A big right from Lester misses.
Lester missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Lester finds it's way through Sackett's defenses.
Lester lands a lovely overhand right.
Lester thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett's corner calls for a 1-2. Sackett obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lester has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Lester throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Sackett throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Nice shot lands for Lester.
Sackett checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Lester moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Lester looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Lester. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Lester scores with a punch to the head.
Sackett chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Lester can pounce on him.
Lester throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Lester sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Lester throwing a counter right hand but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Lester.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Lester scores with a punch to the head.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Lester. That did some damage!
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Lester's head but Lester sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Lester blocks a leg kick.
It looked like Lester wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Lester stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Lester throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Lester looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Lester misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lester missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Lester, as that shot connected.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Lester was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Sackett tests Lester's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Lester moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Lester misses with a leg kick
and Sackett cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Lester avoids it.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Lester will feel that in the morning.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that fourth round.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action! This is the final round!


Lester looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
A telegraphed right hand from Lester misses the target.
Lester cracks Sackett with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Lester tried to score with a low kick but Sackett checks it.
Sackett avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.

Sackett closes the distance and pushes Lester back into the cage.
Lester makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Lester fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Lester uses good head movement to avoid it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Lester blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Lester misses with a short punch on the inside.
Lester scores with an uppercut up the middle.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Lester avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Lester lands a nice shot to the body.
Sackett lands a body punch in the clinch.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.

Lester manages to break the clinch.
The fighters circling - Lester throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Lester throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Lester swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Lester moved away.
Sackett with a hook.
Sackett defending well as Lester loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Lester counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett slips under a jab from Lester.
Sackett blocks a leg kick.
Sackett is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Lester with a body shot.
Lester slips a straight right by Sackett.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Lester feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lester.
Sackett cracks Lester with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lester throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett lands a nice shot that snaps Lester's head back.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Sackett.
Lester takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Lester misses with a looping left.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Jab, jab by Lester - just one landing.
Moe Lester has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Lester counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett slips under a jab from Lester.
Sackett looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Sackett cracks a nice hook into Lester's ribs.
Lester scores with a jab.
Lester misses with an uppercut
and Lester takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Lester counters with a straight right hand.
Lester misses with a straight right.
Lester feints and then cracks Sackett's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Sackett down.
Sackett connects with a right hand. Lester shakes it off.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Good exchange - Sackett coming out on top.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett lands with a good body shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a nice hook to Lester's body. Lester takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Lester throws a body shot but no joy.
Lester fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Sackett has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Lester swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett feints a counter leg kick.
Lester throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Lester.
Lester appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sackett throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Sackett tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Sackett takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Sackett is looking to clinch.
Sackett connects with a single shot there.
Sackett throws a push kick but Lester slaps the foot to one side.
Sackett moves out of range as Lester strikes.

And that's the end of the fight!
I would just about give that final round to Mordecai Sackett.
Well Sackett 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 Steve Smith scores the fight 47:50
Judge Dillan Fox scores the fight 46:50
Judge William Peck scores the fight 48:47

In favor of your winner, by split decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett is the new welterweight champion!
An out of breath and clearly excited Mordecai Sackett thanked Museum of Monsters & Madmen for their help and support (and free stuff they sent him).
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FIGHT
RATING
74%

 

Event: CFC 397     
Date:   Oct 07, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Nakki Fakiiri and Mordecai Sackett. Chooooooooon! I think Fakiiri might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to Notta TERVE!. Sackett is bobbing his head along to his entrance song: Snoop "Vato". Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

182 cm
31
175 lbs
22 - 5 - 0
178 cm
25
176 lbs
15 - 2 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Perkele!
Bullet Proof System

Conviction



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Nakki Fakiiri!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Yves DeLean, Alec Ball and Trevor Gratis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Sackett moves out of range as Fakiiri throws a body kick.

Fakiiri moves into the clinch.
Sackett working aggressively here.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Fakiiri working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett is trying to stall.
Sackett is trying to maintain a safe position but Fakiiri gets an underhook and turns Sackett into the cage.
Sackett looking to slow down the pace here.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
Sackett lands a body shot in the clinch.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Fakiiri swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Fakiiri swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Fakiiri looks like he'd prefer to be striking at range right now.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A body shot lands from Fakiiri.
Sackett is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.
Sackett working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Fakiiri goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett is trying to maintain a safe position but Fakiiri gets an underhook and turns Sackett into the cage.
Fakiiri makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Sackett avoids the elbow strike from Fakiiri, against the cage.
Fakiiri lands with a left to the head.

Sackett manages to break the clinch.
Fakiiri throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Fakiiri has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Sackett misses with a leg kick
and Fakiiri counters with a stiff right hand.
Fakiiri pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Fakiiri looks to land a combination. Sackett sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
Fakiiri looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
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!
Fakiiri throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Fakiiri throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Fakiiri steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fakiiri lunges at Sackett with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Sackett's hand.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Fakiiri is just out of range.
Fakiiri throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Sackett lands the left hand.
Fakiiri staying out of range there.
Fakiiri connects with a jab.
Fakiiri connects with a nice looking jab.
Fakiiri misses with a body kick.
Sackett moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Fakiiri throws a right and a left that Sackett avoids nicely.
A slapping leg kick lands for Fakiiri.
Sackett cracks Fakiiri with a good jab.
Fakiiri throws out a powerful jab.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Fakiiri counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
The fighters circling - Fakiiri throws out the jab but it was never going to land.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Sackett clobbers Fakiiri with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
A looping hook to the body misses from Fakiiri. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Fakiiri moves out of range of the body kick.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Fakiiri.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
Fakiiri uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Sackett.
Fakiiri tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Fakiiri.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
Fakiiri tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Fakiiri.
Sackett jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Fakiiri walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett connects with a good right hand that stumbles Fakiiri. Fakiiri circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Sackett throws a hook but Fakiiri blocks it.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett swings away with a body shot that misses
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Fakiiri.
Fakiiri tries to land a front kick but Sackett steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Fakiiri.
Fakiiri moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett lands a jab to Fakiiri's midsection.
Jab, jab by Fakiiri - just one landing.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Fakiiri.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Fakiiri will feel that in the morning.
Sackett with a nice cross.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Fakiiri moves away.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Fakiiri off the cage and back into range.
Fakiiri fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Fakiiri connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Fakiiri tries to clinch up.
Fakiiri pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Sackett back to the cage. Fakiiri follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Fakiiri saw that one coming.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Fakiiri looks for the body kick but Sackett saw that one coming.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Sackett throws a front kick aimed at Fakiiri's knee but Fakiiri avoids it well.
Fakiiri throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Sackett, as that shot connected.
Fakiiri defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Fakiiri takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Fakiiri avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
An inside leg kick from Fakiiri misses.
Fakiiri 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.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Fakiiri uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
A solid leg kick lands there for Fakiiri.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Fakiiri takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

Fakiiri has closed the distance and engaged Sackett in a clinch.
Sackett is looking to control Fakiiri's arms but Fakiiri gets an underhook and turns him. Now Sackett has his back to the cage.
A short body shot lands from Sackett as the two fighters clinch.
Sackett throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Sackett lands a right hand.
Both fighters are absolutely exhausted here.
Fakiiri throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Sacketts head.
Fakiiri has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
A short body shot lands from Fakiiri as the two fighters clinch.
Fakiiri fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.

Sackett breaks the clinch.
Fakiiri has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Sackett takes one to the side of the head.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Fakiiri scores with a sloppy right hand. Sackett should have avoided that one.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fakiiri throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Fakiiri is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Fakiiri blocks the body kick.
Fakiiri takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Sackett takes a swing at Fakiiri's ribcage but misses.
Fakiiri connects with a nice looking jab.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Fakiiri misses with a looping left.
Fakiiri changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Fakiiri jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Fakiiri moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Sackett lands a really nice looking cross but Fakiiri seems unphased.
Sackett swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Fakiiri checks it.
Fakiiri throws a right and a left that Sackett avoids nicely.
Fakiiri takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett scores with a jab. Fakiiri acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Fakiiri moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Sackett avoids the head kick by Fakiiri.
Fakiiri moves away from the strike by Sackett.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.
Sackett misses with a hook
and Fakiiri counters with a stiff right hand.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Fakiiri checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Fakiiri throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Fakiiri tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Sackett paws at him with a jab and circles away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fakiiri swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett dips to his left and cracks Fakiiri 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!
Fakiiri with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Fakiiri misses with a low kick.
Fakiiri ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Fakiiri throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
Sackett misses with a looping left.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Sackett avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
A chopping leg kick lands by Fakiiri.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Fakiiri throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
It looked like Fakiiri wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Sackett chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Fakiiri throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
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. Ladies and gentlemen, this is the final round!


Fakiiri loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Fakiiri keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Fakiiri throws a right hand that misses
and Sackett counters with a nice body kick.
Fakiiri looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett throws a hook but Fakiiri blocks it.
Sackett throws a hook but Fakiiri blocks it.
Fakiiri just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Fakiiri misses with a jab, cross combination.
Fakiiri throws a body shot but no joy.
Fakiiri throws a leg kick
and Fakiiri takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Fakiiri looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Fakiiri scores with a head kick.
Sackett takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Fakiiri's head.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett slips under a jab from Fakiiri.
Fakiiri blocks a jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Sackett as he connects with a hook.
Sackett attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Fakiiri connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Sackett scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Fakiiri connects with a single shot there.
Fakiiri uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Fakiiri thuds his right hand into Sackett's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Sackett feints and then cracks Fakiiri's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Fakiiri down.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Fakiiri displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Fakiiri looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Fakiiri blocks a low kick nicely.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Fakiiri throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
An inside leg kick lands from Fakiiri.
Sackett jabs Fakiiri right on the nose. Fakiiri blinks but takes it well.
Fakiiri connects with the punch.
Nakki Fakiiri has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

Sackett tries to keep at a distance but Fakiiri has taken the fight into the clinch.
Fakiiri lands with a short punch from the clinch.
A short body shot lands from Fakiiri as the two fighters clinch.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Fakiiri creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett tries a body shot but Fakiiri blocks it.
Fakiiri misses with a hook from the clinch.
A short right from Sackett on the inside.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Fakiiri.

Sackett pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Fakiiri's head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Sackett breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Fakiiri.
Sackett throws a hook but Fakiiri avoids it easily.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Fakiiri saw that one coming.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Fakiiri cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Fakiiri misses the jab.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Fakiiri throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Fakiiri chopping away at his opponent's legs.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Sackett lunges at Fakiiri with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Fakiiri's hand.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett circles away from the clinch attempt.
Fakiiri tries to land a leg kick but Sackett saw it coming and moves away.
Sackett appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fakiiri checks a leg kick.
Sackett lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Fakiiri circles away quickly and effectively.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Fakiiri tries to clinch up.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick from Fakiiri.
Sackett steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.
Sackett fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Fakiiri looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Fakiiri on the wrong end of a kick to the body.
Fakiiri gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Nice shot by Sackett.
Fakiiri misses the jab.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Fakiiri counters with a nice body kick.
Fakiiri is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I've got Sackett 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 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Yves DeLean scores the fight 27:30
Judge Alec Ball scores the fight 27:30
Judge Trevor Gratis scores the fight 28:29

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett managed to slip a mention for his sponsors, Museum of Monsters & Madmen, into his post fight interview.
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Event: CFC 392     
Date:   Sep 10, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Moe Lester. Chooooooooon! I think Sackett might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to Snoop "Vato". Moe Lester has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

178 cm
25
176 lbs
15 - 1 - 0
180 cm
25
164 lbs
14 - 3 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
BJJ Purple Belt
World class MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Moe Lester!
The judges for this bout are Robert Douchet, Trevor Gratis and Yves DeLean.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett throws a jab when Lester was well out of range.
Sackett has been working on his boxing with his coaches at Broken Halo Vegas in the buildup to the fight.
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
A solid body kick from Sackett.
Lester steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Sackett. That one must have hurt.
Sackett scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Lester checks it.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Lester has time to react.
Sackett throws a head kick but Lester moves out of range.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.

It looks like Moe Lester has been cut.
Lester throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Lester counters with a thumping low kick.
Lester takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Lester pushing out the jab but it's not landing.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lester connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Lester throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.
Lester bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Sackett 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.
Lester blocks a low kick nicely.
Lester throws a leg kick that is checked
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sackett moves away from the strike by Lester.
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett lands with a shot to the body.
Lester bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Sackett's head.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Lester's head but Lester sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A lazy body kick from Sackett
letting Lester counter with a right hand.
Lester scores with a leg kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Lester throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Lester.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Lester counters with a nice uppercut.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lester scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Lester's head but Lester sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Lester is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Lester throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Lester takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Lester's front leg but catches the back leg as Lester tries to avoid it.
Lester has tried to improve his agility in the runup to this fight.
Lester misses with a low kick as Sackett jumps back.
A nice inside leg kick there by Lester. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
Lester throws a half hearted mid kick.
Lester swings widly with a right hand
enabling Sackett to counter with a crisp jab.
Lester scores with a nice head shot.
Lester cracks a nice hook into Sackett's ribs.
Lester misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Lester lands an overhand right.
Sackett defending well as Lester loads up on a big left hand.
Lester throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Sackett sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Lester takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Sackett 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 Lester has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Lester and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Sackett with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Lester off balance momentarily.
Lester avoids a kick to the body.
Lester lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Sackett.
Sackett throws a push kick but Lester slaps the foot to one side.
A little jabbing left from Lester on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett moves out of range as Lester throws a body kick.
Sackett defending well as Lester loads up on a big left hand.
It appears Sackett was looking to counter with a kick there.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lester keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Lester was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Sackett scores with a body shot.
Sackett cracks Lester with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Sackett throws a front kick that sends Lester stumbling back into the cage.
Lester misses with a hook.
Lester connects with a good right hand that stumbles Sackett. Sackett circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Lester looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
A slapping body kick lands there for Sackett.
Sackett fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Lester checks it well.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Lester.
Lester blocks a head kick by Sackett.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Lester moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Lester works Sackett's body with a nice hook.
A shot to the liver by Lester. Beautiful body shot.
Lester lands with an uppercut that bounces Sackett off the cage and back into range.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Lester slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Lester's calf.
Sackett swings widly with a right hand
and Lester counters with a nice uppercut.
Lester misses the jab.
Sackett is looking to counter punch.
A solid leg kick lands there for Lester.
Lester swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Lester looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett works Lester's body with a nice hook.
Lester moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
Lester throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Lester throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett throws a solid leg kick but Lester takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Sackett.
Lester throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Sackett is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Lester doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Lester is able to avoid easily.
Lester looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Lester moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Lester checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Lester cracks Sackett with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Sackett throws out a leg kick but Lester moves out of range and Sackett only half commits.
Sackett lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Lester getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Lester's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Lester misses with a body shot.
Nice uppercut there from Lester.
Sackett tests Lester's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Lester steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Lester chopping away at his opponent's legs.
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!
Sackett misses with a low kick as Lester jumps back.
Lester looks like he wants to counter punch here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Lester off balance momentarily.
Lester scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Lester takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Sackett lands with a hook. Lester tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
letting Lester counter with a right hand.
Lester slips under a jab.
Lester misses with a hook to the body
and Sackett counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses
and Lester counters with a stiff right hand.
A big right from Lester misses.
Sackett moves out of range as Lester throws a body kick.
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Sackett misses with a hook. Lester ducked under it nicely.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Lester missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a spinning back kick!
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Lester slips a jab from Sackett.
Lester gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
Good work by Lester as he checks the leg kick.
Sackett takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Lester looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Lester.
Lester bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Lester! But no joy.
Lester moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.
Lester throws a predictable looking body shot
and Sackett counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Lester lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lester throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lester looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Sackett throws a leg kick that is checked
enabling Lester to counter with a crisp jab.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Sackett bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Lester's head backwards.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Lester was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Lester blocks a jab.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Lester! But no joy.
Sackett misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Lester has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a low kick as Lester jumps back.
Lester follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.
Lester slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Lester scores with a leg kick.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Moe Lester'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.


Lester scores with a kick to the midsection.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lester.
It looked like Sackett wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Lester uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Sackett has time to react.
Lester throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Lester checks a leg kick.
Lester walks forward, straight into a front kick from Sackett.
Sackett lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Lester scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett misses with a hook to the body
letting Lester counter with a right hand.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Lester misses with a straight left.
Sackett lands with an overhand left.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sackett walks into a straight right hand from Lester.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Lester goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Lester connects with a nice looking jab.

Sackett is rocked!
Sackett stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Lester checks a low kick from Sackett.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
Sackett cracks the inside of Lester's front leg.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Lester throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.
It looked like Sackett wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Sackett with a hook.
Nice cross by Lester.
Sackett throws a push kick but Lester slaps the foot to one side.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Lester! 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!
Sackett connects with a right hand. Lester shakes it off.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Lester lands a nice shot that snaps Sackett's head back.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett walks into a straight right hand from Lester.
Oh Sackett is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Lester does a little dance to reset his feet.
Lester looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Sackett seems to have got his legs back now.

Lester feints and then winds up with a huge right hand that connects perfectly and sends Sackett sprawling to the canvas! Sackett rolls over backwards and springs off the cage and manages to regain his footing - how acrobatic! Oh, he's still wobbly - can Lester finish him?!
Lester lands an uppercut out of nowhere! Sackett falls backwards - clearly groggy! Lester dives in and finishes the fight with more strikes for a TKO finish!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:33 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Moe Lester!
Moe Lester is the new welterweight champion!
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Event: CFC 388     
Date:   Aug 20, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Benjamin Barbu. Sackett's ring entrance music is that housewives' favourite, Snoop "Vato". Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

178 cm
25
176 lbs
14 - 1 - 0
189 cm
24
178 lbs
12 - 5 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class boxer
Granite chin

Unity Clothing
Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the vacant welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the fighter to my left.
With a record of 14 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the fighter to my right.
With a record of 12 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Benjamin Barbu!
The judges for this bout are William Peck, Dillan Fox and Steve Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Barbu throws a body shot but no joy.
Benjamin Barbu seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Barbu, as that shot connected.
Barbu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Barbu has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Sackett wants to slow Barbu down by chopping away at his legs.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Barbu looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Sackett leaves Barbu with his face pressed against the mat as he sprawls beautifully, defending against a solid takedown attempt.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Barbu.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Barbu sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Sackett staying out of range there.
A bone on bone clash there as Barbu blocks the leg kick.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett defending well as Barbu loads up on a big left hand.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Barbu is out of range.
Barbu cracks Sackett with a good jab.
Barbu with a jab.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Barbu scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Sackett takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Barbu takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Barbu cracks Sackett with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Mordecai Sackett is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Sackett staying out of range there.
As Barbu backs away, Sackett returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Barbu is using his reach advantage to land shots from outside his opponent's range.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
A swing and a miss from Sackett.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
Sackett explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Barbu sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Barbu missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett half committed to a counter leg kick.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Barbu's leg. Barbu is trying to keep his angry face on.
Sackett throws the left hand but Barbu avoids the punch easily.
Barbu checks a low kick from Sackett.
Barbu moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Barbu cracks Sackett with an open hand slap.
Sackett takes a jab right on the kisser.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett cracks Barbu with an open hand slap.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Barbu. That did some damage!
Barbu on the wrong end of a kick to the body.
Sackett pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nice shot by Barbu.
Sackett throws a low kick but Barbu moves out of range easily.
A slow jab from Barbu misses its intended target.
Barbu throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Barbu has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Barbu scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett lands a nice leg kick that just misses Barbu's sensitive parts.
Good exchange - Barbu coming out on top.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Sackett throws a leg kick that misses.
Barbu moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Barbu takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Barbu scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Sackett doesn't seem bothered though.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Barbu fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Barbu fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Nice jab there from Sackett.
Barbu slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Barbu fails with the takedown.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Benjamin Barbu.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Barbu's head but Barbu sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett is looking to slow Barbu down with leg kicks.
Sackett stuffs the takedown.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Barbu does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Barbu off the cage and back into range.
Barbu uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Barbu throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Barbu paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Barbu's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Barbu ducks down to avoid it.
Barbu throws the left hand but Sackett avoids the punch easily.
Barbu uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Sackett has time to react.
The fighters circling - Barbu throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
A quick step to the side and Sackett tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Barbu sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Sackett takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Barbu misses with an uppercut.
Sackett swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Sackett throws out a leg kick but Barbu moves out of range and Sackett only half commits.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Barbu is able to avoid easily.
Barbu throws a body shot but no joy.
Barbu throws a lazy uppercut
and Sackett makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Barbu lands with an overhand left.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Barbu checks it.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Barbu sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Barbu drops down looking to force a counter takedown but Sackett defends it well.
Barbu misses with a lunging right hand
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Barbu throws a right and a left that Sackett avoids nicely.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Benjamin Barbu will probably get the nod.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Barbu throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Barbu needs to keep his hands up - Sackett had a free shot at his head there.
Sackett slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Barbu swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Barbu.
Barbu checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Barbu lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Barbu connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Barbu moved away.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Barbu.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Barbu.
Sackett tries to score with a low kick but Barbu moves his leg out of the way.
Sackett misses with a leg kick.
Sackett 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!
Barbu avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Barbu scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Barbu ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Barbu slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Barbu gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Barbu crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Barbu gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Barbu manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
It seemed like Barbu was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Barbu off balance momentarily.
A telegraphed right hand from Barbu misses the target.
Barbu lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Sackett at a distance.
Sackett throws a chopping leg kick but Barbu manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Barbu jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Barbu sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Barbu looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Barbu takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Barbu stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Barbu.
Barbu throws the left hand but Sackett avoids the punch easily.
Barbu checks a leg kick nicely.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Barbu misses with an uppercut. Sackett saw that one coming.
Barbu connects with a body shot.
Barbu connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Sackett's hands.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Barbu.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Nice straight punches there by Barbu. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Barbu.
Sackett slips a jab and a cross from Barbu.
Barbu throws a body shot but no joy.
Barbu moves out of range of the leg kick from Sackett.
Sackett takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Barbu throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
A nice combination there by Barbu.
Barbu misses with a looping right.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Barbu blocks the body kick.
Sackett scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Barbu checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Barbu now looks to counter with a shot at the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Barbu fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
Barbu takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Barbu shoots in for a takedown - he's clinched up with Sackett but Sackett pushes him off and we're back to square one.
Barbu lands a jab to Sackett's midsection.
Barbu looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Barbu connects with a nice looking jab.
A bone on bone clash there as Barbu blocks the leg kick.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Barbu fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Benjamin Barbu.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Barbu stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Barbu.
Barbu blocks the body kick.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheers as Barbu lands an impressive looking overhand right. Sackett doesn't seem phased though.
Barbu bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Barbu's leg. Barbu is trying to keep his angry face on.
Barbu lands with a right hand.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Barbu takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
Sackett tries to score with a low kick but Barbu moves his leg out of the way.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Barbu connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Sackett momentarily.
Barbu takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Barbu lands with a nice body punch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.

Barbu shoots in with a lovely double leg takedown. Sackett manages to land in full guard to minimise the damage.
Barbu tries to free his leg and advance position but Sackett is retaining full guard.

Barbu drops back for a leg but he's not going to get it - he lets go and Sackett dives on top into guard.

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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Barbu jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett tried to counter with a leg kick but Barbu avoided it.
Barbu throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Barbu fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Barbu lands with an uppercut that bounces Sackett off the cage and back into range.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Sackett is looking to slow Barbu down with leg kicks.
Barbu misses with an uppercut
and Sackett counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Sackett lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Barbu tests Sackett's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Sackett wants to slow Barbu down by chopping away at his legs.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
You can see that Barbu has visibly slowed down as a result of the leg kicks
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.
Barbu checks a low kick from Sackett.
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!
Sackett staying out of range there.
Barbu tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Barbu.
Barbu tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Barbu.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Barbu fails to land the takedown.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett lands with a nice body kick.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Sackett 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 Barbu has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Barbu and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Sackett looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Sackett throws the left hand but Barbu avoids the punch easily.
Sackett scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett throws a low kick but Barbu avoids it.
An inside leg kick lands from Sackett.
Sackett drops his hands momentarily and Barbu takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Barbu 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.
Barbu looks to land a combination but Sackett avoids it well.
Barbu lands a nice shot that snaps Sackett's head back.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Barbu's leg but Barbu calmly moves out of range.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Barbu looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Barbu lunges at Sackett with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Sackett's hand.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Good standup being displayed there by Barbu as he connects with a hook.
Barbu misses with a takedown attempt - Sackett sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Barbu has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
A looping hook to the body misses from Barbu. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Barbu off balance momentarily.
Sackett keeps Barbu at a distance using the push kick.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Barbu will feel that in the morning.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Barbu off balance momentarily.
Barbu blocks a low kick nicely.
A big left from Barbu misses.
Barbu tries to score a power double leg takedown but Sackett sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Barbu somewhat.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Benjamin Barbu.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tries to land a leg kick but Barbu saw it coming and moves away.
Barbu is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Barbu sees coming a mile off.
Barbu takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
The fighters circle momentarily. Barbu darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Barbu throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Barbu takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Sackett misses with a double jab.
Barbu throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Barbu throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Barbu fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Sackett tried to counter with a leg kick but Barbu avoided it.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Barbu.
Barbu takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.

That's four 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!
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Sackett misses with a straight right.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Barbu throws out the jab.
Barbu on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Barbu.
Barbu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Barbu ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Barbu.
Barbu misses with a takedown attempt - Sackett sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
Barbu shoots in looking for a double leg takedown. Sackett defends it nicely.
Sackett quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
Crunch! Sackett slams his shin into Barbu's torso.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett clearly takes that round.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Barbu avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Barbu is able to avoid easily.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Barbu.
Sackett lands a head kick!
Barbu takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett throws a low kick but Barbu moves out of range easily.
A countering left hand to the body from Barbu misses.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Barbu takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett throws a low kick but it's checked well by Barbu.
Barbu bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Sackett's head backwards.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Barbu lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Sackett lands with a thumping leg kick.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Barbu moved away.
Barbu cracks Sackett with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
A chopping leg kick lands by Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Barbu lands a lovely overhand right.

Barbu closes the distance and looks for a trip takedown... aaaand he's got it - Barbu lands in his opponent's guard.
Barbu advances to half guard.
Sackett is looking to improve his position.
Barbu is pressing down on Sackett's thigh, looking to free his foot. Sackett is holding on for now.
Barbu is looking for the mount but instead finds himself back in full guard.
Barbu looking to pass the guard.
Barbu keeps trying to improve his position.
Barbu works a leg free and moves into half guard.
Barbu is trying to advance to mount but he's lost his balance and Sackett reverses the position - he's now on top in Barbu's guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett has decided he wants to stand but the closed guard of Barbu is proving hard to escape from.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Sackett preventing the sweep.
Sackett is looking to stand up but Barbu won't let him.
Barbu wants to sweep here but Sackett controlling him for the moment.
Sackett wanted to stand there but Barbu had control of the position.

Sackett decides to stand up and beckons his opponent to follow.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett dodges the punch combination from Barbu.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Barbu lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Barbu uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Sackett has time to react.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Barbu.
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Barbu throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
A jab lands there for Barbu.
Barbu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Barbu scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Barbu saw that one coming.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Barbu sees it coming and moves out of range.
A nice side step and Barbu releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Barbu throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Barbu off balance momentarily.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
Barbu throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Barbu lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Sackett at a distance.
Barbu thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Sackett throws a looping overhand right but Barbu ducks down to avoid it.
Barbu misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Barbu throws a big shot that misses.
Barbu throws a looping left and ducks down for a takedown. He's got his arms around Sackett's waist but Sackett gets an underhook and avoids the takedown by throwing Barbu off to one side.
Barbu throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Barbu thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Barbu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett is looking to score with low kicks.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close fourth round but Benjamin Barbu will probably get the nod - 10:9.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. Let's hear some noise people - this is the final round!


Barbu checks the leg kick.
Sackett moves forwards but Barbu connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Jab from Barbu.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Barbu moved out of range nicely.
Barbu scores with the left hand. Sackett knows he should have avoided that one.
Sackett scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett throws out a leg kick but Barbu moves out of range and Sackett only half commits.
Barbu checks a leg kick.
A jab from Barbu misses.
Barbu pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Barbu connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Sackett's hands.
Barbu throws a poor cross that misses
and Sackett counters with a nice low kick that buckles Barbu's knee momentarily.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Barbu has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Sackett.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Barbu is able to avoid easily.
Nice uppercut lands for Barbu. That snapped Sackett's head back.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Barbu slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Barbu's leg but Barbu calmly moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Barbu is able to avoid easily.
Barbu looks to land a combination but Sackett avoids it well.
Sackett throws a push kick but Barbu slaps the foot to one side.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Barbu moved away.
A jab from Barbu does it's job there.
A punch combination from Barbu misses.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sackett throws a low kick but Barbu moves out of range easily.
Barbu throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Barbu goes for a double leg but Sackett avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Sackett continues to drive forward.
Barbu uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Barbu looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Barbu uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Barbu misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett stuffs a takedown. It's all about dictating where the fight takes place and Sackett wants it to stay on the feet.
Barbu moves out of range of the body kick.
Barbu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
A leg kick checked by Barbu.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Barbu fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Sackett looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
A left lands for Barbu.
Sackett connects with a body shot that sends Barbu's belly button to the back.
Barbu is wobbling all over the place through exhaustion. Will he make it to the final bell?
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Barbu lands a glancing blow to the side of Sackett's head.
Barbu looks for a takedown here. Will he get it? Sackett is fending him off so far but Barbu persists. Nope, Sackett circles away and we're back to standing.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Benjamin Barbu.
Sackett wants to slow Barbu down by chopping away at his legs.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Barbu off balance momentarily.
Barbu avoids a kick to the body.
Barbu rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a nice body kick.
Barbu checks a low kick from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Barbu.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Barbu looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Barbu fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Barbu misses with a straight right.
Sackett slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Barbu throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Barbu avoids the head kick by Sackett.
Sackett showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Barbu.
Barbu blocks a low kick nicely.
Barbu walks forward, straight into a front kick from Sackett.
Barbu thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sackett goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Barbu misses with an uppercut.
Barbu misses with a hook.
Sackett uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Barbu.
Sackett throws a low kick but Barbu moves out of range easily.
Barbu feints the counter takedown.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Barbu pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Barbu.
A jab from Barbu misses.
Barbu moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
The fighters circling - Barbu throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Barbu steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Barbu swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Barbu shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and Barbu takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Barbu moved away.
Barbu takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
Sackett slips a jab from Barbu.
Barbu looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Some bone on bone action there as Barbu checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Barbu slips a straight right by Sackett.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett showed his dominance in that final round.
I think Sackett 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 William Peck scores the fight 49:48
Judge Dillan Fox scores the fight 48:48
Judge Steve Smith scores the fight 50:48

In favor of your winner, by majority decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett is the new welterweight champion!
After the big win, Mordecai Sackett made sure to do all the important stuff like thanking his sponsors Museum of Monsters & Madmen and telling the interviewer how much he loves him.
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Event: LEGACY! 78     
Date:   Jul 30, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Alex Summers and Mordecai Sackett. Sackett has chosen Snoop "Vato" as his entrance music. Mordecai Sackett acknowledges the crowd's support as he enters the cage.

184 cm
25
175 lbs
14 - 4 - 0
178 cm
24
176 lbs
13 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
World class MT
Granite chin
Good wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Conviction

Conviction



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Alex Summers!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 13 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Robert Douchet, Ian Loll and Trevor Gratis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Summers lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett moves out of range as Summers throws a body kick.
Sackett throws a low kick but Summers moves out of range easily.
Summers tries to land a body kick
and Sackett counters with a low kick, right behind Summers 's knee.
Summers throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett throws a front kick aimed at Summers's knee but Summers avoids it well.
Sackett looks for the body kick but Summers saw that one coming.
Summers throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett punishes Summers's body with a nice straight punch.
Summers takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Summers takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Sackett lunges at Summers with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Summers's hand.
Summers just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. Summers looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Summers misses with a body kick.
Sackett throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Summers.
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett lands a head kick!
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Summers connects with a nice looking jab.
Sackett misses with an uppercut. Summers saw that one coming.
Summers moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Summers scores with a body shot.
Summers misses with a low kick.
Summers lands with an uppercut that bounces Sackett off the cage and back into range.
Summers slips under a jab from Sackett.
Sackett throws a solid leg kick but Summers takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Sackett.
Summers moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Summers misses with a low kick.
Summers darts in and out, connecting with a jab.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Summers throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
It looked like Summers was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Sackett.
Sackett bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Summers's head.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Summers crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Sackett - the referee stops the clock and Summers gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Sackett. Summers manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Summers throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett throws out a counter right but Summers avoids it with no problem.
Summers connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Summers doesn't seem bothered though.
A big left from Sackett misses.
It looked like Summers wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
A nice inside leg kick there by Summers. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Sackett scores with a decent looking hook.
Summers connects with the punch.
Summers takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Summers blocks the body kick.
Summers keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett thuds a left hand into Summers's body.
Summers looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Good work by Summers as he checks the leg kick.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
and Summers counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Summers throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Good leg kick by Summers there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Sackett connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Summers takes one on the button.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Summers's head but Summers sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Summers throws a push kick but Sackett slaps the foot to one side.
Summers looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Summers ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Sackett - that will leave a mark!
Sackett lands a nice hook to Summers's body. Summers takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a leg kick that misses.
Sackett swinging wildly here.
Summers throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Summers walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Sackett checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Sackett checks the leg kick nicely there.
Summers throws a right and a left that both miss.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Sackett throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Summers misses with a hook.
Sackett throws a hook but Summers avoids it easily.
An attempted straight right counter from Summers misses the target.
Summers 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.
Summers throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Summers.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Summers fires out a quick counter leg kick but Sackett just manages to avoid it.
Summers misses with a kick to the body.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Summers slips the punch.
Sackett throws a hook but Summers avoids it easily.
Sackett attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Summers slips under a jab.
Summers tried to counter with a leg kick but Sackett avoided it.
Sackett throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Summers throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Summers misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
Summers looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett throws a jab when Summers was well out of range.
Sackett takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Summers cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Sackett has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett throws a leg kick that misses.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
Sackett misses with an uppercut.
Summers slips under a jab from Sackett.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett slips a jab from Summers.
Summers scoring well with a low kick there.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Summers steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Summers stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Summers fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Sackett has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
Sackett lands a jab to Summers's midsection.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Summers takes a jab right on the kisser.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Summers slips the punch.
Summers keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Summers shoots in looking for a double leg takedown. Sackett defends it nicely.
This entire fight has taken place on the feet so far and you wonder whether Summers might be better served trying to take this one to the ground because he's losing the standup battle so far.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Summers blocks a leg kick.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett lands with a nice body kick.
Summers scores with a nice head shot.
A jab from Summers misses.
Sackett avoids the head kick by Summers.
A shot to the liver by Sackett. Beautiful body shot.
Sackett lands with a good body shot.
Both fighters are absolutely exhausted here.
Summers throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett wants to land a leg kick but Summers is out of range.
Sackett takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Sackett throws a hook but Summers avoids it easily.
Summers feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Summers tries to score with a low kick but Sackett moves his leg out of the way.
Summers takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett with a hook.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Summers takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett blocks a leg kick.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett throws a push kick but Summers slaps the foot to one side.
Summers throws a predictable looking body shot
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
Summers throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Summers misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Summers moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Sackett misses with a head kick.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sackett throws out a leg kick but Summers moves out of range and Sackett only half commits.
Summers tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Summers.
A looping hook to the body misses from Summers. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett with a hook.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Summers. That did some damage!
This has been an exciting period of action!
Summers 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.
Summers takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Sackett fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Summers has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Summers.
Sackett lands an overhand right.
Summers misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Summers throws a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Sackett checks a low kick from Summers.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Summers sees it coming and moves out of range.
Decent striking displayed by Sackett there.
Sackett throws a poor cross that misses
and Summers counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Sackett scores with a crisp jab that stopped Summers in his tracks.
Summers throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
That's time! Summers's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


A looping hook to the body misses from Summers. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Summers checks a leg kick nicely.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Summers moves away and avoids it.
Summers moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Summers.
Sackett lands with an uppercut that bounces Summers off the cage and back into range.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
Sackett gets off balance looking for a body kick
and Summers counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett lands with a hook. Summers tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Summers fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Summers misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Summers pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Sackett misses with a right hand
and Summers counters with a good low kick that Sackett was not able to check.
Summers avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Summers takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Summers uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett swings for the body but Summers moves out of range.
Sackett throws a front kick aimed at Summers's knee but Summers avoids it well.
Summers lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Sackett throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Summers counters with a nice uppercut.
Sackett thumps Summers with a low kick.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Summers down.
Summers looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Summers misses with the body kick
and Sackett counters with a nice low kick that buckles Summers's knee momentarily.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
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!
Summers displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Sackett follows through with a counter body kick but it doesn't land.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Summers wants to land a leg kick but Sackett is out of range.
Summers checks the leg kick nicely there.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett takes a swing at Summers's ribcage but misses.
Summers looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett throws a leg kick
and Summers counters with a left and a right that stings Sackett.
Sackett lands with a good body shot.
Nice cross by Sackett.
Summers takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Sackett misses with a double jab.
Summers takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Summers throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Summers takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Sackett takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Summers takes a shot to the body in his stride.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Summers is just out of range.
Sackett scores with a shot to the body.
Summers misses the shot to the body.
Summers throws a front kick aimed at Sackett's knee but Sackett avoids it well.
Summers checks a leg kick.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Summers.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Summers throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Summers avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Summers tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
The crowd cheers as Sackett lands an impressive looking overhand right. Summers doesn't seem phased though.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Summers counters with a nice uppercut.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a hook but Summers blocks it.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Summers sees coming a mile off.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Summers, right into the meat.
Sackett throws an off balance right hand
and Summers counters with a three punch combination, finished off with a leg kick. Nice work.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Summers.
Sackett throws a hook but Summers avoids it easily.
Summers with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Summers lands a nice hook to Sackett's body. Sackett takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Summers tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Summers uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Summers scores with a kick to the midsection.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
Summers motions for Sackett to come forward. Summers throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Mordecai Sackett just about did enough to take it.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


A jab from Sackett misses.
Summers thinks about countering with a body kick.
Summers connects with a single shot there.
Summers throws a body kick despite being completely out of range
and Sackett counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett throws a shot from downtown. Summers moves away and avoids it.
Sackett throws a leg kick but Summers sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Summers throws a front kick aimed at Sackett's knee but Sackett avoids it well.
Summers looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Sackett misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Summers loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sackett moves out of range as Summers throws a body kick.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sackett! But no joy.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Summers connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Summers just misses with a punch to the body.
Summers keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Sackett misses with a hook. Summers ducked under it nicely.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Summers sees coming a mile off.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Summers looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.
Sackett feints and then cracks Summers's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Summers down.
Sackett moves out of range as Summers strikes.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Summers.
Summers lets loose with a powerful body kick. Sackett will feel that in the morning.
Summers misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Sackett.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Sackett.
Sackett fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Summers on the side of the head.
Sackett takes a swing at Summers's ribcage but misses.
The fighters circle momentarily. Summers darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Summers lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Summers swings away with a leg kick that misses.
Summers throws a body kick that misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Summers's leg but Summers calmly moves out of range.
Summers throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Sackett works Summers's body with a nice hook.
Summers throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Sackett takes one to the chin there.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Summers moved out of range nicely.
Summers throws a lazy uppercut
and Sackett connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Summers thuds his shin into the meat of Sackett's side.
Sackett takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett throws the left hand but Summers avoids the punch easily.
Summers smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Summers cracks Sackett with a right hand to the side of the head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Summers misses with a double jab.
Sackett darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Summers lands a leg kick that knocks Sackett off balance momentarily.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Sackett.
Summers throws an overhand right that lands on Sackett's shoulder, as Sackett tries to avoid the shot.
Sackett let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Sackett needs to keep his hands up - Summers had a free shot at his head there.
Summers takes one to the side of the head.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Summers.
A decent looking cross lands there for Summers.
Sackett cracks Summers with a good jab.
Summers 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.
Summers has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Sackett.
Summers fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Summers looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Summers works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Summers slips a jab from Sackett.
A shot to the body from Summers misses
and Sackett counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Summers thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Summers thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Sackett cracks Summers with a good jab.
Sackett misses with a leg kick
and Summers counters with a body kick that stops Sackett in his tracks momentarily.
Summers with a hook.
Summers fakes the leg kick and cracks Sackett in the body.
Summers takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Summers misses with a low kick.
The crowd cheers as Sackett lands an impressive looking overhand right. Summers doesn't seem phased though.
Summers lands with a shot to the body.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Summers throws out the jab.
Summers chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Sackett can pounce on him.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett tries to move into range but Summers moves to the side and lands with a nice right 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 Alex Summers 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. This is the final round!


Summers throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Summers takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Summers goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Summers sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Summers throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Summers.
Sackett rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Summers moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Summers catches Sackett with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Summers displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.
Sackett with a nice cross.
Sackett wants to slow Summers down by chopping away at his legs.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Summers 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 Sackett has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Sackett and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Summers loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Sloppy strikes from Summers. Those never looked like landing.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Summers throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Summers. That did some damage!
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Summers sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Summers misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett moves out of range of the leg kick from Summers.
Summers throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Summers throws a leg kick but Sackett moved away.
Summers on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Summers tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Summers.
Nice shot lands for Summers.
Summers thows a body kick. Sackett tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Sackett swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick from Summers.
Sackett swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Summers ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
An attempted straight right counter from Summers misses the target.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Summers finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Summers takes a head kick and shrugs it off.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
Sackett with a jab.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Summers throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Sackett throws a combination that misses
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Summers moves into range and connects with a jab.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Summers tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Sackett is able to avoid easily.
Sackett slips a jab and a cross from Summers.
Summers misses the shot to the body.
Summers on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Summers looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Summers scores with a nice body kick.
Summers uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice looking body kick.
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.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Summers is just out of range.
Sackett throws a jab when Summers was well out of range.
Sackett lands a right hook to the body.
Summers finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Summers blocks a low kick nicely.
Sackett throws a jab when Summers was well out of range.
Summers half committed to a counter leg kick.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Summers's head but Summers sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sackett has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Summers.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Summers goes for a high kick. It partially lands.
Summers lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Alex Summers has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Summers's legs have taken a beating and he's really slowing down as a result.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Good work by Summers as he checks the leg kick.
Summers gets off balance looking for a body kick
letting Sackett counter with a right hand.
Summers connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Summers swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Summers is looking to chop away at Sackett's legs.
Sackett works Summers's body with a nice hook.
Sackett connects with a body shot.
Summers misses with a kick to the body.
Sackett sizes up Summers with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Summers throws a low kick but it's checked well by Sackett.
A good leg kick by Summers.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Sackett checks a leg kick.
Summers throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Summers with a body shot.
Summers looks to land a body kick but Sackett moved away.

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 Alex Summers.
Well Sackett 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 Robert Douchet scores the fight 45:50
Judge Ian Loll scores the fight 47:48
Judge Trevor Gratis scores the fight 46:49

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett is the new welterweight champion!
Mordecai Sackett made sure to mention his sponsor, Museum of Monsters & Madmen in his post fight interview.
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Event: GKNY 76 - Sackett v Markovic 2     
Date:   Jun 18, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Milo Markovic. Sackett comes to the cage accompanied by Snoop "Vato". This should be fireworks!

178 cm
24
176 lbs
12 - 1 - 0
178 cm
24
172 lbs
8 - 3 - 1
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of New York, Milo Markovic!
The judges for this bout are Dean Styles, Anthony Taglia and John Roberts.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Markovic scores a trip takedown into side control. Nice.
Markovic misses with an attempted head punch from side control.

Markovic tries for an arm triangle. That looks pretty tight to me. Is this one over!?! Possibly, maybe, no Markovic has let go of the choke. Obviously it wasn't as tight as we thought!
Sackett is looking for a sweep.
Markovic working the ground and pound but he's contacting the mat, not the fighter.
Markovic fails to land a wild elbow strike.
Markovic working the strikes but Sackett uses the opportunity to regain half guard.
Markovic is pressing down on Sackett's thigh, looking to free his foot. Sackett is holding on for now.
Sackett is working for an escape here. He's hooked one of Markovic's legs and he's managed to sneak out and take Markovic's back!
Sackett lands a punch to the side of the head from the back.
Sackett 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.
Markovic is in bad spot here.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett punches Markovic on the ear.
Markovic is defending well here and trying to improve his position.
Markovic is in a world of trouble here. He's outmatched on the ground here and he'd better get Sackett off his back sharpish unless he wants to be submitted.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett lands a shot to the body.
Sackett lands with a big left hand that may well have hurt his opponent. Can Markovic hold on?!
Markovic rolls and manages to get back to half guard. Nicely done.
Sackett working the head and body with strikes.
Sackett seems to be taking a bit of a break to think of his next move. He lands a short punch in the meantime.
The fighters are battling for position here. Markovic manages to regain full guard. Nice work.
Markovic looking to hit a scissor sweep but Sackett is one step ahead there.
Sackett working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Markovic's head.
Markovic trying to control the position.
Markovic wants to hit a switch here but Sackett passes into full mount! Oh no, disaster for Markovic there!
Sackett lands an elbow that was bordering on illegal but the referee lets it go with a warning.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a big elbow.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Sackett lands a big shot there that rocks Markovic but he's holding on and managing to survive for now.
Markovic wants to get back to his feet.
Sackett lands a nice shot to the head.

Markovic is rocked!

It looks like Milo Markovic has been cut.
Sackett loads up with a big shot that hurts Markovic! He's pulled Sackett in close but Sackett has postured up and lands more strikes. Can Markovic survive? More strikes from Sackett and Markovic is out! The ref jumps in to save him! Brutal ground and pound!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:38 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
Mordecai Sackett took to the microphone after his victory and thanked his sponsors, Museum of Monsters & Madmen for their support in the buildup to the fight.
Milo Markovic was interviewed post fight and said 'No shame in losing to the best, back to the drawing board...'.
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Event: GKNY 63 - Sackett V Murhaa II     
Date:   Apr 07, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Phol Murhaa. Sackett comes to the cage accompanied by Snoop "Vato". Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

178 cm
23
176 lbs
11 - 1 - 0
182 cm
24
178 lbs
11 - 2 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

Museum of Monsters & Madmen
Conviction

Arcticus University: London



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 2 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Phol Murhaa!
The judges for this bout are Chad Campbell, David Schapiro and Jonathan Paton.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Murhaa looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
A bone on bone clash there as Sackett blocks the leg kick.
Murhaa checks a leg kick nicely.
Murhaa throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Murhaa rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a body kick.
Murhaa fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
Sackett bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Murhaa's head backwards.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Murhaa.
Murhaa ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Sackett lands with a shot to the body.
Murhaa connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Sackett misses with a leg kick
and Murhaa connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Murhaa thuds his right hand into Sackett's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Murhaa was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Murhaa doesn't seem bothered though.
A nice combination there by Murhaa.
Murhaa keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sackett.
Murhaa lands with a nice body punch.
Jab by Sackett.
Murhaa lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Murhaa takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Murhaa avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Nice uppercut lands for Sackett. That snapped Murhaa's head back.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Murhaa sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Murhaas jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
enabling Murhaa to counter with a crisp jab.
Sackett smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!

Murhaa has managed to clinch.
Murhaa misses with the head strike.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa blocking some punches.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Murhaa is stalling here.
Murhaa lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Murhaa.

Sackett manages to break the clinch.
Sackett swings for the body but Murhaa moves out of range.
Murhaa scores with a leg kick.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Sackett lunges at Murhaa with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Murhaa's hand.
Murhaa moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Murhaa chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Sackett can pounce on him.
Murhaa is throwing a lot of body shots here, looking to wear down Sackett rather than just go for the knockout.
Sackett throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Murhaa lands a slapping body shot.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa scores with a crisp jab that stopped Sackett in his tracks.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Sackett, right into the meat.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Murhaa.
And Sackett counters with a quick kick to the body but Murhaa blocks it.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett throws a hook but Murhaa avoids it easily.
Murhaa throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Murhaa tries to clinch but Sackett moves out of range.
Murhaa misses with a wild body shot.
Murhaa checks a leg kick.
A looping hook to the body misses from Murhaa. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
A clash of legs there as Murhaa blocks the low kick.
Sackett definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Murhaa keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Murhaa drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Sackett is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Murhaa.
Murhaa scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
This has been an exciting period of action!
A swing and a miss from Murhaa.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Nice uppercut lands for Sackett. That snapped Murhaa's head back.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Murhaa's front leg but catches the back leg as Murhaa tries to avoid it.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa on the wrong end of a kick to the body.
Murhaa jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.

Murhaa takes the fight into the clinch.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!

Murhaa breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett tries to land a body kick
and Murhaa cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Murhaa slips a jab and a cross from Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice looking body shot.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Phol Murhaa will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Murhaa slips under a jab from Sackett.
Murhaa dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett throws a predictable looking body shot
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.
Murhaa chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett misses with a series of wild punches.
Murhaa appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Murhaa ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett walks into a stiff left hand from Murhaa.
Murhaa misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
As Murhaa backs away, Sackett returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Murhaa bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Sackett takes a swing at Murhaa's ribcage but misses.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa throws a push kick but Sackett slaps the foot to one side.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
Murhaa throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Murhaa.
Sackett throws a quick counter kick to the body but Murhaa avoids it.
Sackett connects with a body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa staying out of range there.
Sackett swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Murhaa.
Murhaa lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Sackett misses with a hook.
Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Sackett checks a leg kick.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
A telegraphed right hand from Sackett misses the target.
Murhaa misses with a looping left.
Sackett throws the left hand but Murhaa avoids the punch easily.
Sackett checks a leg kick nicely.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Murhaa moved out of range.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Murhaa.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Murhaa.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Sackett takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
A clash of legs there as Murhaa blocks the low kick.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Murhaa checks it.
Murhaa swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Nice shot by Sackett.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Murhaa. That did some damage!
Sackett takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Murhaa ducks under a wild hook from Sackett.
Sackett throws a jab when Murhaa was well out of range.
Sackett jabs Murhaa to the body, keeping him at a distance.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Sackett connects with a body shot that sends Murhaa's belly button to the back.
Murhaa ducks right into an uppercut from Sackett.
Murhaa drops his hands momentarily and Sackett takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Sackett jabs at Murhaa's body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa stuns Sackett with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett thuds his right hand into Murhaa's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Sackett throws a low kick but Murhaa moves out of range easily.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Murhaa is out of range.
Sackett misses with a jab to the body
and Murhaa counters with a stiff right hand.
Murhaa slips a straight right by Sackett.
Murhaa's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Murhaa throws a nice inside leg kick.
Murhaa scores with a jab.
Murhaa is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Murhaa jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Murhaa looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Murhaa keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
A countering left hand to the body from Murhaa misses.
Sackett scores with a jab to the jaw.
Murhaa thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Murhaa throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Murhaa gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Murhaa scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Murhaa thows a left - swing and a miss!
Murhaa looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Sackett feinted there with a counter leg kick.
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
A cross from Sackett lands.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that second 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.


Murhaa misses with a straight left.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
Murhaa has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Murhaa throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Murhaa was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Murhaa defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Murhaa fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Sackett looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Sackett misses with a left hand
and Murhaa counters with an outside leg kick.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Murhaa will feel that in the morning.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
And Sackett counters with a quick kick to the body but Murhaa blocks it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A telegraphed right hand from Murhaa misses the target.
Murhaa loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Murhaa connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Murhaa throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick.
Murhaa misses with a straight right.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett takes one to the chin there.
Sackett thumps Murhaa with a low kick.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Sackett throws a head kick but Murhaa moves out of range.
Nice uppercut there from Sackett.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Murhaa's leg. Murhaa is trying to keep his angry face on.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Murhaa keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Murhaa is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Murhaa.
Murhaa ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
A little jabbing left from Murhaa on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Murhaa misses with a telegraphed body shot
and Sackett counters with a good, hard body kick but Murhaa shrugs it off.

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!
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Murhaa sees coming a mile off.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Murhaa throws a nice outside leg kick.
Murhaa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett wants to slow Murhaa down by chopping away at his legs.
Murhaa takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Murhaa fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Sackett on the side of the head.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Murhaa lands a nice shot that snaps Sackett's head back.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws an overhand right that lands on Murhaa's shoulder, as Murhaa tries to avoid the shot.
A shot to the liver by Murhaa. Beautiful body shot.
Sackett throws a leg kick
and Murhaa counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Murhaa down.
Sackett gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Murhaa throws a wild body kick that Sackett sees coming a mile off.
Murhaa with a nice cross.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Murhaa with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Murhaa throws a lazy body kick
and Sackett counters with a body kick.
Some bone on bone action there as Murhaa checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Murhaa swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a lovely straight right hand!
A looping hook to the body misses from Murhaa. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Murhaa, right into the meat.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Sackett is looking to score with low kicks.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Murhaa. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Murhaa throws a poor cross that misses
and Sackett counters with a good low kick that Murhaa was not able to check.
Murhaa defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Murhaa takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett misses with a hook. Murhaa ducked under it nicely.
Murhaa connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Murhaa gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Sackett connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Sackett.
Murhaa has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Sackett.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Murhaa throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Sackett scoring well with a low kick there.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Mordecai Sackett did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
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.


Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Murhaa's calf.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Murhaa.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut.
Sackett cracks Murhaa with an open hand slap.
Murhaa takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Murhaa lands a right hook to the body.
Murhaa displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Murhaa throws a leg kick which misses Sackett's front leg but catches the back leg as Sackett tries to avoid it.
Murhaa fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Sackett has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Murhaa takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Sackett takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Sackett wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Sackett keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Murhaa throws a shot to the body.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Murhaa sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Murhaa cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Sackett throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sackett lands a jab to Murhaa's midsection.
Sackett scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Sackett scores with a head kick.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Murhaa misses with a straight left.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Murhaa tries to land a front kick but Sackett steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Murhaa jabbing away but nothing is landing.
It looked like Sackett wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
A nice leg kick lands there from Sackett.
Sackett changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa jabs Sackett to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Murhaa connects with a body shot that sends Sackett's belly button to the back.
Sackett bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
And Sackett counters with a quick kick to the body but Murhaa blocks it.
Murhaa misses the shot to the body.
Murhaa steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sackett.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Sackett wants to slow Murhaa down by chopping away at his legs.
Sackett motions for Murhaa to come forward. Sackett throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Murhaa throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Murhaa throws a leg kick but Sackett sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Sackett looks for the body kick but Murhaa saw that one coming.
Sackett defending well as Murhaa loads up on a big left hand.
A big right from Murhaa misses.
Sackett throws a hook to the side of Murhaa's head but Murhaa sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa dips to his left and cracks Sackett with an uppercut!
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
A slapping leg kick lands for Murhaa.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
An attempted straight right counter from Sackett misses the target.
Murhaa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Murhaa takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett throws a leg kick
and Murhaa counters with a right hand to the body.
Murhaa throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett lands with a cross.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Murhaa.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Sackett looks to land a right hand but Murhaa moved out of range.
Murhaa blocks a low kick nicely.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa misses with a straight left.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Murhaa tried to score with a low kick but Sackett checks it.
Murhaa swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Murhaa uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Murhaa misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Sackett comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
A low kick from Sackett misses
and Murhaa counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Murhaa counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Sackett throws a head kick but Murhaa moves out of range.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhaa.
Murhaa scores with a body shot.
Murhaa throws an off balance right hand
and Sackett counters with a thumping low kick.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action! This is the final round!


Murhaa uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Sackett has time to react.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Murhaa was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Murhaa thumps Sackett with a low kick.
Murhaa attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Murhaa.
Murhaa misses with a leg kick
and Murhaa takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Murhaa checks a leg kick nicely.
Murhaa ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Sackett moves away.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Murhaa's leg but Murhaa calmly moves out of range.
Sackett takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Sackett.
Sackett with a hook.
Murhaa misses with a straight right.
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Murhaa's leg. Murhaa is trying to keep his angry face on.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
Sackett scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Sackett lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Murhaa misses with a left hand
and Sackett counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
A nice leg kick lands there from Murhaa.
Murhaa lands a slapping body shot.
Sackett tries to score with a low kick but Murhaa moves his leg out of the way.
Murhaa misses with a wild body shot.
The fighters circling - Sackett throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Murhaa was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.
Sackett swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett tries to land a leg kick but Murhaa saw it coming and moves away.
Sackett walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Murhaa checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
You can see that Murhaa has visibly slowed down as a result of the leg kicks
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa thuds a left hand into Sackett's body.
Murhaa misses with a looping left.
Murhaa throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Sackett connects with a crisp jab.
Sackett throws a sloppy body shot
and Murhaa counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Phol Murhaa has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Murhaa connects with a single shot there.
Murhaa throws a leg kick
and Sackett counters with a thumping low kick.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick from Murhaa.
Sackett lands with a hook. Murhaa tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Sackett scores with a nice body kick.
Sackett connects with a looping left hand that seems like it dazed Murhaa momentarily.
Sackett throws a hook but Murhaa blocks it.
A nice inside leg kick there by Murhaa. That's going to slow Sackett down.
Murhaa misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Murhaa.
Murhaa uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Murhaa throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett connects with a body shot that sends Murhaa's belly button to the back.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett thuds a left hand into Murhaa's body.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Murhaa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Sackett uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Murhaa.
A cross from Murhaa lands.
Murhaa moves away from the strike by Sackett.
Sackett thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Murhaa if he has to take too many more of those.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Murhaa is just out of range.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Murhaa. That did some damage!
Sackett throws a body shot but no joy.
Sackett goes for a high kick. It partially lands.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Murhaa misses with a looping right.
Murhaa takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Sackett slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Nice body kick there by Murhaa.
Murhaa slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Murhaa swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Murhaa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
A bone on bone clash there as Murhaa blocks the leg kick.
Murhaa walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Murhaa.

And that's the end of the fight!
Mordecai Sackett showed his dominance in that final round.
I think Sackett 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 Chad Campbell scores the fight 49:46
Judge David Schapiro scores the fight 49:46
Judge Jonathan Paton scores the fight 49:46

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
Mordecai Sackett really struggled to get his t-shirt on before his hand was raised. Making sure that Museum of Monsters & Madmen logo gets some air time is pretty tricky when you're all sweaty.
In defeat, Phol Murhaa stepped up to the mic, saying 'vittu'.
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C
time
G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
manager
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
85%

 

Event: GKNY 57 - Sackett V Markovic     
Date:   Mar 12, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Milo Markovic. Mordecai Sackett could well score a knockout today. He has the power to get to Milo Markovic's chin.

178 cm
23
176 lbs
10 - 1 - 0
178 cm
22
172 lbs
6 - 1 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

Museum of Monsters & Madmen
Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 1 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of New York, Milo Markovic!
The judges for this bout are John Roberts, Jorge Garcia and Bruno Lombardi.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Sackett there as he acknowledges the shot.
Sackett looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Markovic throws a body punch but Sackett moves out of range.
Markovic swings wildly with a couple of big hooks

and Sackett holds on and brings the fighters into a clinch.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett stops a takedown attempt from Markovic.
A short left from Sackett.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Markovic.
Sackett lands a body shot in the clinch.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Markovic controls his hands.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Markovic.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Markovic wants to stall.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Markovic.
Sackett stalling here - the referee won't stand for too much of that.
Markovic controlling the action here for a moment.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett pushes Markovic back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Markovic is working hard here but doesn't seem to be able to control effectively, up against the cage.
Markovic blocking some punches.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Sackett as Markovic tries to tie him up.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Markovic blocks an uppercut.
Sackett misses with some punches.
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
Markovic looking to slow down the pace here.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Markovic.
Sackett lands a body shot in the clinch.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Markovic.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Sackett as Markovic tries to tie him up.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Markovic uses good head movement to avoid it.
A nice right hand lands inside from Markovic.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.
Good body shot from Sackett.

Markovic wants the takedown. Sackett is fighting it off but Markovic persists and manages to bring the fight to the ground, ending up in Sackett's guard against the cage.
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!
Markovic preventing the sweep.
Sackett is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Markovic is controlling him.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Markovic looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Markovic throwing strikes but missing.
Markovic throws a big elbow that misses.
Markovic with a nice head shot there.
Sackett is looking to stand up but Markovic isn't so interested in that idea.
Markovic engaging in some classic timewasting tactics.
Markovic throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Sackett works some decent striking defense from the bottom.
Markovic loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Sackett wants to stand up but Markovic is controlling him.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
Markovic fails with a takedown attempt.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Markovic does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Sackett throws a jab when Markovic was well out of range.
Sackett throws the kick towards the body but Markovic avoids it.
Sackett has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Markovic finds it's way round the side to connect with Sackett's head.
Markovic throws a big shot that misses.

Sackett tries to sprawl but Markovic drives through with a takedown into half guard.
Markovic stops Sackett from getting back to his feet.

Sackett has managed to escape just enough to sneak back to his feet but Markovic is on him like a limpet, forcing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Markovic's head.
Markovic is trying to break free.
Sackett keeps the fight in the clinch, despite Markovic's efforts to push away.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Markovic or not.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that round.
That's time! Back to the action!


Sackett is looking to slow Markovic down with leg kicks.
Sackett misses with the combination.
Markovic has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Markovic misses with a looping left.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Sackett is working Markovic over against the cage.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Markovic avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
The referee calls for Markovic to work.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Sackett.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett gets underhooks to prevent Markovic's takedown attempt.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a hook to the ribs.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett lands a hook to the side of the head.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands a hook that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.
Markovic tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Markovic tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett lands a shot to the body.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.

It looks like Milo Markovic has been cut.
Markovic blocks an uppercut.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Sackett is pressed up against the cage. Markovic has hold of a leg and is looking to drag Sackett down to the mat. Sackett avoids the attempt though and has circled away. We're back to striking at a distance.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Markovic rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Sackett moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Markovic misses with a shot to the body

and Sackett counters by moving into the clinch.
Markovic managing to block the knees to the body from Sackett.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Markovic uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Markovic's elbow.
Sackett is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Markovic can do to turn this around?
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.
Markovic tries to score a body lock takedown but Sackett shows good agility there to stay on his feet.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Milo Markovic.
Markovic misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett blocks an uppercut.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.

Markovic manages to break the clinch.
Markovic connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Markovic swings and misses with a shot to the body

and Sackett counters by moving into the clinch. Good anticipation by Sackett.
Markovic misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Markovic avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Markovic is trying to break the clinch but Sackett is controlling him.
Sackett looks to throw an elbow but misses.
Sackett lands with a short shot to the head.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Markovic's elbow.
A right handed body shot lands from Sackett.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.

Markovic escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Milo Markovic seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Markovic moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Markovic misses with a looping left.
Sackett appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Markovic just misses with a punch to the body.
A swing and a miss from Markovic.
Sackett thuds his right hand into Markovic's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Markovic connects with a good right hand that stumbles Sackett. Sackett circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Sackett jabs Markovic to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Markovic has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Markovic scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
A jab from Markovic misses.
Markovic bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Sackett's head.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
A telegraphed right hand from Markovic misses the target.
Markovic lands a nice looking body shot.
Markovic throws the left hand but Sackett avoids the punch easily.
Sackett bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Sackett lands with a kick to the ribs.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Markovic.
Sackett moves into range and connects with a jab.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Markovic's head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that second round.
The cut man is working on Milo Markovic's cut.
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.


Markovic shoots in but Sackett avoids the takedown attempt easily.
Markovic takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Markovic has his takedown stuffed

and Sackett counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
Markovic has hold of a leg and is looking for a trip takedown. Sackett avoids it nicely though and we remain in the clinch.
Mordecai Sackett has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Milo Markovic.
Markovic stalling here - the referee won't stand for too much of that.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Sackett tries to work over Markovic's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Markovic misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Markovic changes levels and goes for a takedown here. Sackett fights it off and pushes away nicely.
Markovic swings wildly with a couple of big hooks
and Sackett counters with a left to the body.

Sackett darts in and clinches Markovic up against the cage.
Markovic takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Markovic.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett scores with a hook to the body.
Markovic has a body lock and is looking for a takedown. Sackett is bouncing around trying to prevent the takedown and somehow he has indeed managed to stay on his feet.
Sackett lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Markovic or not.
Sackett lands a body punch in the clinch.
Sackett throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.
A right hook to the body lands for Sackett.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Mordecai Sackett has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Markovic avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Markovic can't get the takedown.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Markovic.
Sackett lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Markovic can't break the clinch.
Markovic tries to break free but Sackett pushes him back against the cage.
Markovic is trying to force a seperation but Sackett has the dominant position.
Sackett lands with a left to the head.
Sackett lands a right hand that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.

Markovic is rocked!
Markovic blocking some punches.
Markovic is still on wobbly legs! Can Sackett finish him?
Sackett lands a body shot.
Sackett lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.
Markovic has had enough of the clinch but Sackett keeps him there for the moment.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Markovic blocking some punches.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Markovic stalling against the cage.
Markovic seems to have recovered his senses.
Sackett throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Markovic blocks it with crossed arms.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Markovic controls his hands.
Markovic letting Sackett take a breather here.
Sackett gets double underhooks to prevent a takedown attempt from Markovic.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Sackett.
Markovic blocks a body shot from Sackett.
A right hand to the body from Markovic.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Markovic tries to stall but Sackett uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Sackett lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Markovic backwards.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Markovic uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Both guys are working to get underhooks.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett lands a right hand.
Sackett blocks a couple of punches on the inside.

Markovic breaks the clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Markovic looks to land a combination. Sackett sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett clearly takes that round.
The cut man is working on Milo Markovic's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Sackett lands a jab to Markovic's midsection.
Markovic rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Sackett moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Sackett closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Sackett throws a body punch but Markovic moves out of range.
Markovic throws a big shot that misses.

Markovic fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Sackett to the ground. Markovic is now in Sackett's guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Sackett is pulling down on Markovic's head to control his posture.
Markovic stops Sackett from standing up.
Markovic trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Sackett wants to stand but Markovic is controlling the position.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett bucks up whilst keeping hold of a body lock, managing to reverse the position. Now he's in top in Markovic's guard.

Sackett won't allow Markovic to sweep him here.
Sackett postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Markovic's head.
Sackett with a couple of shots to the head there. Not particularly brutal.
Markovic 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.
Sackett engaging in some classic timewasting tactics.
Hammerfist, elbow! yells Sackett's corner. There ya go! There ya go!
Sackett is pushing down on Markovic's leg trying to pass to half guard. Markovic is fighting to maintain full guard but Sackett has managed to sneak the leg through.
Markovic taking some punishment here, with Sackett in his half guard.
Sackett lands with an elbow from half guard - that looked like it hurt.
Sackett missing with some ground and pound from the half guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett not landing any meaningful shots this time.
Sackett is keeping good posture, landing some ground and pound.
The two fighters exchange a few words. I couldn't hear what they were saying but maybe it's more fun if you make it up yourself. Sackett connects with a nice short shot to Markovic's temple.
Sackett looks to land a strike but Markovic avoids it nicely and regains full guard.
Sackett postures up and lands a big shot to Markovic's brow.
Sackett postures up and scores with a shot to the body and a follow up elbow to the head.
Sackett arches his back and unloads with a massive left and a right! Markovic's eyes roll back into his head, he's out cold! The ref dives in to stop the fight - wow, they were hard shots!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:56 of round 4, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
Milo Markovic was interviewed post fight and said 'No shame in losing to the best, back to the drawing board...'.
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Event: GKNY 50 - Sackett V Murhaa     
Date:   Feb 06, 2016

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Phol Murhaa. Phol Murhaa told me before the fight that he's been watching a lot of DVDs so let's see if that helps him in this one! I can't wait to find out!

178 cm
22
176 lbs
9 - 1 - 0
182 cm
23
178 lbs
10 - 1 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

Museum of Monsters & Madmen
Conviction

Arcticus University: London



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 9 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 1 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Phol Murhaa!
The judges for this bout are Joseph Jones, Steve Montenegro and Eddie Farnsworth.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick from Murhaa.
An inside leg kick lands from Sackett.
Murhaa 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.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Murhaa avoids the body shot from Sackett.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Murhaa! But no joy.
Sackett lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Murhaa at a distance.
Sackett with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut.
Sackett lands with a straight right. Murhaa didn't see that one coming.
Sackett throws the left hand but Murhaa avoids the punch easily.
Murhaa lands a head shot.
Murhaa avoids a low kick by using good footwork.

Sackett clinches up against the cage.
Sackett letting Murhaa take a breather here.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Murhaa lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett looking to stall.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to work over Murhaa's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Murhaa looking to slow down the pace here.
Murhaa stalling in the clinch but Sackett improves position.
Murhaa swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Murhaa.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
Murhaa misses with some punches.

Murhaa breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Sackett rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Murhaa makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Murhaa checks a leg kick.
Sackett uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Murhaa has time to react.
Sackett lands a right hook to the body.
Murhaa takes a jab right on the kisser.
Murhaa misses with a body kick.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.

Sackett clinches up with Murhaa and pushes him back against the cage.

Murhaa manages to break the clinch.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
Sackett lands with a cross.
Sackett cracks the inside of Murhaa's front leg.
Sackett pushes Murhaa away with a front kick.
Murhaa works the jab nicely.
Murhaa lands with a good body shot.
Murhaa lets loose with a powerful body kick. Sackett will feel that in the morning.
Sackett doesn't manage to clinch there - Murhaa circles away.
Sackett tried to score with a low kick but Murhaa checks it.
Sackett fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Murhaa lands a body punch.
Murhaa misses with a hook to the ribs.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Murhaa tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a hook to the side of the head.
Murhaa blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett digs a right hand into Murhaa's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Murhaa's gas tank.
I was talking to Sackett's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
A hook to the body from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.

Murhaa breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.

Sackett moves into the clinch successfully.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Murhaa takes a shot to the head.
Murhaa lands a left hand.

Murhaa's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Jab by Sackett.
Sackett tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Murhaa was well out of range. Poor timing from Sackett.

Sackett 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!
Murhaa is leaning against Sackett and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Murhaa lands a hook that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Murhaa is working Sackett over against the cage.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.

Murhaa breaks from the clinch.
Murhaa fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sackett manages to avoid it.
Murhaa throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett misses with a few strikes there.
A low kick from Sackett misses
and Murhaa connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
and Murhaa counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Good work by Sackett as he checks the leg kick.
Murhaa circles away from the clinch attempt.
Murhaa throws a body kick that digs right into the meat.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett walks into a left hand.
Sackett defending well as Murhaa loads up on a big left hand.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Murhaa jabs at Sackett's body.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sackett avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Sackett throws out a loose jab but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett checks the leg kick.
Donk. Murhaa catches Sackett right on the button with a cross.
Sackett avoids a kick to the body.
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Murhaa throws a leg kick which misses Sackett's front leg but catches the back leg as Sackett tries to avoid it.
Sackett shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Murhaa thinks about the counter body kick.
Sackett lands a nice hook to Murhaa's body. Murhaa takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.
Sackett throws a low kick but Murhaa moves out of range easily.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Murhaa takes a jab right on the kisser.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett swings for the body but Murhaa moves out of range.
Sackett fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Murhaa is looking to land body kicks.
Murhaa throws a big shot that misses.
Murhaa uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa connects with a leg kick. Sackett looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Sackett misses with a straight left.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Murhaa is just out of range.
Murhaa lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
A jab from Murhaa misses.
Sackett bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Murhaa's head backwards.
Murhaa blocks a jab.
A nice leg kick lands there from Sackett.
A head kick by Sackett misses
letting Murhaa counter with a right hand.
Sackett moves out of range as Murhaa throws a body kick.
Sackett misses with a body shot.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch but Murhaa swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
A nice inside leg kick there by Sackett. That's going to slow Murhaa down.
Murhaa takes a swing at Sackett's ribcage but misses.
Sackett on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett loads up on a big right hand but Murhaa slips the punch.

Sackett gets in close and instigates a clinch.
Murhaa throws a head punch that misses.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Murhaa lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett scores with a shoulder strike.
Murhaa blocking some punches.
Murhaa blocks an uppercut.
Murhaa scores with a shot to the side of Sackett's head.
Murhaa controlling the action here for a moment.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Sackett is working hard here but doesn't seem to be able to control effectively, up against the cage.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Murhaa creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Murhaa throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Sacketts head.

Murhaa breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Murhaa throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sackett throws a quick head kick that skims the top of Murhaa's head.
Murhaa throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett takes one to the side of the head.
Murhaa throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Sackett misses with a looping right.
Sackett misses with a lunging right hand
and Murhaa counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Murhaa displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Murhaa doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Murhaa looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sackett moves away from the strike by Murhaa.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a solid leg kick but Murhaa takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Sackett.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Murhaa throws a series of punches but Sackett moves out of range.
Murhaa takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Murhaa bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sackett.
Murhaa feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Sackett's calf.
Sackett avoids a punch combination nicely.
Sackett jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Sackett missing with a left hand there. Murhaa was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett moves out of range as Murhaa throws a body kick.
Sackett tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Murhaa manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Murhaa looks for the body kick but Sackett saw that one coming.
Sackett smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Sackett takes a swing at Murhaa's ribcage but misses.
Murhaa throws a leg kick
and Sackett counters with a good low kick that Murhaa was not able to check.
Sackett tries to clinch there but Murhaa circles away.
Sackett tries to clinch up but Murhaa circles away and keeps his distance.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Murhaa cracks Sackett with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Sackett thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Murhaa if he has to take too many more of those.
Sackett works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.
Sackett lands with a straight right. Murhaa didn't see that one coming.
Murhaa throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Sackett slips a straight right by Murhaa.
Murhaa defending well as Sackett loads up on a big left hand.
Murhaa avoids the body shot from Sackett.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Murhaa.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Murhaa.
Sackett misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhaa.
Murhaa blocks a low kick nicely.
Murhaa takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Sackett blocks a jab.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Murhaa has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Murhaa smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch up but Murhaa swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Sackett has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Sackett there as he acknowledges the shot.
Murhaa misses with a wild combination.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa throws a body kick, spinning off balance

and Sackett counters by moving into the clinch.
Murhaa stalling in the clinch but Sackett improves position.
Sackett is working Murhaa over against the cage.
Sackett will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Mordecai Sackett has scored more points in the clinch so far.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett scores with a shoulder strike.
Murhaa blocks an uppercut.
Murhaa is trying to break the clinch but Sackett is controlling him.
A short uppercut from Murhaa.
Murhaa has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
Sackett blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Murhaa swings away with an uppercut that misses.

Murhaa escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Murhaa scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Murhaa.
Murhaa dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Murhaa.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett moves into range and lands a nice body kick.
Murhaa misses with a hook.
Sackett misses with a hook
and Murhaa counters with a straight right hand.
Murhaa's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
A solid leg kick lands there for Murhaa.
Sackett throws a sloppy head kick and Murhaa moves out of range easily.
A countering left hand to the body from Murhaa misses.
Murhaa moves out of range as Sackett strikes.
Sackett scores with a push kick.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.
Murhaa avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Sackett scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a body shot.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Sackett is looking to counter the offense by Murhaa and move into the clinch.
Sackett takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett lands a jab to Murhaa's midsection.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Sackett 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 Murhaa has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Murhaa and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Murhaa digs a good hook to Sackett's body.
A telegraphed right hand from Murhaa misses the target.
A left lands for Sackett.
Murhaa misses the jab.
Sackett throws the left hand but Murhaa avoids the punch easily.
Murhaa scores with a nice body kick.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Murhaa.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Murhaa does a little dance to reset his feet.
Murhaa appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Mordecai Sackett did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Murhaa's leg but Murhaa calmly moves out of range.
Murhaa lands a really nice looking cross but Sackett seems unphased.
Sackett throws a wild body kick that Murhaa sees coming a mile off.
Sackett swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Murhaa scores with a hook.
Sackett connects with the punch.
Murhaa misses with a double jab.
Murhaa looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.
Murhaa tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Sackett was well out of range. Poor timing from Murhaa.
Sackett dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa 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.
Murhaa takes one on the button.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Murhaa moved away.
Murhaa appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Murhaa lands an overhand right.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nice uppercut lands for Murhaa. That snapped Sackett's head back.
Sackett will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Murhaa swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Murhaa lands a nice shot to the body.
Sackett displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Murhaa throws out the jab.
Murhaa bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Murhaa connects with the punch.
Murhaa throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett wants to clinch but Murhaa slips to the side
and Murhaa counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sackett keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Murhaa misses with an attempted mid kick.
Murhaa connects with the punch.

Sackett forces Murhaa back against the cage and clinches.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett working aggressively here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Murhaa.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
A frustrated look appears on Murhaa's face as he tries to break the clinch.
Murhaa has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
Sackett lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Murhaa.
Murhaa swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Murhaa goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Murhaa.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Murhaa.
A bit of stalling here from Murhaa.
A short right from Murhaa on the inside.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Murhaa controls his hands.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Murhaa controls the action.
Sackett is leaning against Murhaa and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Murhaa has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett tries to work over Murhaa's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Murhaa slowing the pace effectively.
Murhaa is looking to control Sackett's arms but Sackett gets an underhook and turns him. Now Murhaa has his back to the cage.
Murhaa tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.
Both fighters working to control the clinch.
A right hook to the body lands for Sackett.
Murhaa is absolutely dripping with sweat - he looks exhausted.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.

Murhaa manages to break the clinch.
Sackett fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Murhaa manages to avoid it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A head kick from Sackett lands but Murhaa takes it in his stride.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Sackett uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Murhaa.
Sackett lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Murhaa circles away quickly and effectively.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Murhaa darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Murhaa thows a left - swing and a miss!
Murhaa throws a looping overhand right but Sackett ducks down to avoid it.
Murhaa throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Sackett scores with a jab to the body.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Sackett.
Sackett moves out of range as Murhaa throws a body kick.
Sackett scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Sackett doesn't manage to clinch there - Murhaa circles away.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. The crowd applaud as we get ready to start the final round!


Sackett takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Murhaa dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Murhaa displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sackett throws out the jab.
Sackett chopped to the floor by a nice leg kick but he springs right back up before Murhaa can pounce on him.
Sackett dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Murhaa. That did some damage!
Murhaa is looking to score with low kicks.
Sackett throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Murhaa stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Sackett fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Sackett 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 looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Murhaa does a little dance to reset his feet.
A head kick misses from Sackett.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
As Murhaa tries to get set, Sackett tries to push him back and clinch up but Murhaa manages to avoid the attempt.
Murhaa missing with a left hand there. Sackett was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sackett half committed to a counter leg kick.
Nice body punch from Sackett.
A cross from Murhaa lands.
Sackett scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa sees a low kick coming and goes to check it, but it's actually a body kick and it thuds into his unprotected ribs.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
A little jabbing left from Murhaa on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Sackett looks for the body kick but Murhaa saw that one coming.
Murhaa throws out a counter right but Sackett avoids it with no problem.
Murhaa swats away the attempt to clinch by Sackett.
Murhaa wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Sackett dodges the punch combination from Murhaa.
Sackett misses with a hook.
Sackett scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Sackett throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Murhaa is trying to counter with his kicks.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Murhaa.

Sackett has closed the distance and engaged Murhaa in a clinch.
Sackett pushes Murhaa back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands with a light punch inside.
Murhaa is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Sackett blocks a body shot from Murhaa.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Murhaa.

Murhaa breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Murhaa shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Murhaa dodges the punch combination from Sackett.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch up but Murhaa swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Murhaa misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Murhaa off balance momentarily.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Murhaa.
Murhaa connects with a jab.
Sackett looks to land a left hand but Murhaa moved out of range nicely.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett swings away with a body shot that misses
enabling Murhaa to counter with a crisp jab.
Murhaa throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Murhaa with a jab.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Sackett.
Sackett scores with a kick to the body.
Sackett tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Murhaa manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Murhaa fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Sackett.
Murhaa throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Murhaa uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Murhaa buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Murhaa walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Murhaa misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Phol Murhaa has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Murhaa uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Sackett lands with an overhand left.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa scores with a hook.
Sackett walks into a stiff left hand from Murhaa.

Sackett moves into range and clinches up with Murhaa.
Murhaa tries to break the clinch but Sackett is controlling the position.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Murhaa working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Sackett lands with a short shot to the head.
Murhaa leaning his opponent against the cage.

Murhaa's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Sackett bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Murhaa misses the jab.

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 Mordecai Sackett.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Sackett, 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 Joseph Jones scores the fight 50:47
Judge Steve Montenegro scores the fight 50:45
Judge Eddie Farnsworth scores the fight 50:47

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mordecai Sackett!

Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
Phol Murhaa was interviewed post fight and said 'vittu'.
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Event: GKNY 41 - Sackett Vs Corson     
Date:   Dec 19, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Shayne Corson. On his way into the cage it seems that Mordecai Sackett has been attacked by a crazed fan! It looks like it might have been the just bleed guy! Luckily Mordecai Sackett seems to be OK! I thought that lunatic was in prison!?

178 cm
22
176 lbs
8 - 1 - 0
185 cm
22
184 lbs
8 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
Lethal high kicks
Cardio machine
BJJ Purple Belt
Lethal high kicks
Good gas tank

Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Shayne Corson!
The judges for this bout are David Schapiro, Alyssa Summers and Dean Styles.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Corson sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sackett closes the distance looking to clinch
and Corson counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Corson uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Corson was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Sackett looks to score with a jab to the body but Corson is just out of range.
Sackett misses the shot to the body.
Sackett misses with a wild body shot.
A big right from Sackett misses.
Corson misses with a low kick.
Sackett is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Corson.
That kick from Sackett tenderised Corson's leg. Corson is trying to keep his angry face on.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Corson throws a solid leg kick but Sackett takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Corson.
A looping hook to the body misses from Corson. Sackett does a little dance to reset his feet.
Corson looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.

Sackett has managed to clinch.
Corson misses with the head strike.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett content to slow the pace in the clinch.
Corson misses with some punches.
Corson working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Still in the clinch, Sackett scores with a nice short uppercut.

Corson escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Corson throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Sackett lands a front kick.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Corson connects with a jab.
Sackett fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Corson.
Sackett throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Sackett misses with an uppercut
and Corson counters with a stiff right hand.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Corson's calf.
We've been told by Sackett's head coaches at Broken Halo Vegas that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Corson avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!

Corson gets tackled into the cage by Sackett. Sackett maintains the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a body shot in the clinch.
Sackett lands a body punch in the clinch.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Corson tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Corson.

Corson pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Sackett thuds his shin into the meat of Corson's side.
Sackett blocks a low kick nicely.
Sackett scores with a crisp jab that stopped Corson in his tracks.
Corson throws a chopping leg kick but Sackett manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
Sackett looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Corson attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Corson sizes up Sackett with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Corson's front leg but catches the back leg as Corson tries to avoid it.
Corson keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Corson lands with a right hand.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett cracks Corson with a right hand to the side of the head.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Corson.

Sackett pushes Corson up against the cage in a clinch.
A right handed body shot lands from Sackett.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Corson misses with a punch on the inside.
Corson throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
Corson misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett lands a body punch.
Sackett trying to land knees to the body.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Corson has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
Corson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Corson backwards.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Sackett's corner are urging him to control the action in the clinch for a moment, rather than mount any serious offense. I'm sure the crowd appreciate those instructions... not.
Sackett lands with a left to the head.

That's four 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!
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Corson misses with a short punch on the inside.
Corson makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Corson lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Corson lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Sackett lands a shot to the body.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Corson tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Corson lands a hook that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Corson cracks Sackett with a nice body shot.
Corson fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Corson.
Corson misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Corson blocks an uppercut.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett dominated that round.
That's time! Back to the action!


Corson looks to score with a jab to the body but Sackett is just out of range.

Sackett closes the distance and clinches.
Corson struggles to land a body shot inside as Sackett controls his hands.
Corson tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Sackett is stalling here.
Sackett keeps control of Corson as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.
Corson swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Mordecai Sackett has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Corson uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Corson avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Corson blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Corson working aggressively here.
A head punch on the inside from Corson fails to land.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett blocking some punches.
Sackett stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Corson swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A short left from Corson.

Corson breaks the clinch.
Sackett swings away with a body shot that misses
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Sackett fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Corson misses with a hook
and Sackett makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Sackett throws an off balance right hand
and Corson counters with an inside leg kick.
Sackett shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Corson walks into a jab.
Sackett scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Corson doesn't seem bothered though.
Corson moves out of range of the body kick from Sackett.
Corson checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Corson thinks about the counter body kick.
Sackett scores with a nice strike.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Sackett slips under a jab from Corson.
Corson attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett moves out of range of the body kick.
Corson throws the kick towards the body but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett connects with an inside leg kick.
Corson takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
A left lands for Sackett.
Corson sees a low kick coming and goes to check it, but it's actually a body kick and it thuds into his unprotected ribs.
Sackett scores with a kick to the midsection.
Sackett tries to clinch up.
Corson has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Corson tries a low kick but Sackett avoids it.
Sackett scores with a nice looking left hook and follows it up with an uppercut!
Corson takes one to the side of the head.
Jab, jab by Sackett - just one landing.
Sackett dips to his left and cracks Corson with an uppercut!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Corson misses with a low kick.
Sackett throws a sloppy head kick and Corson moves out of range easily.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Corson steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Corson's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Sackett 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.
Corson throws a head kick that misses.
Sackett seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Corson is looking for the big counter here.
Sackett connects with a solid leg kick.
Sackett listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Sackett scores with a punch to the head.

Corson is rocked!
Sackett slips under a jab.
Corson is still on wobbly legs! Can Sackett finish him?
Mordecai Sackett is winning the standup battle so far.
Sackett lands an uppercut out of nowhere! Corson falls backwards - clearly groggy! Sackett dives in and finishes the fight with more strikes for a TKO finish!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:50 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
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Event: GKNY 36 - Yount V McGobblecock     
Date:   Nov 14, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Lao Shin. Shin has chosen Shaolin Chamber of Death as his entrance music. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

178 cm
21
176 lbs
7 - 1 - 0
182 cm
23
183 lbs
5 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
Lethal high kicks
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

Conviction

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 7 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Lao Shin!
The judges for this bout are David Schapiro, Anthony Taglia and Franklyn Lucas.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Shin dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Sackett. That did some damage!
Shin chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Shin 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.
Sackett with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Sackett throws a sloppy body shot
and Shin counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Shin misses with a hook.
Shin throws a looping overhand right but Sackett ducks down to avoid it.
As Shin tries to get set, Sackett tries to push him back and clinch up but Shin manages to avoid the attempt.
Shin tries to land a front kick but Sackett steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
As Shin tries to get set, Sackett tries to push him back and clinch up but Shin manages to avoid the attempt.
Sackett doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Shin has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Sackett.
Shin tries a head kick but it misses.
Sackett lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Shin lands with a slapping head kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Shin throws a big shot that misses.
Shin throws a leg kick that misses.

Sackett clinches up against the cage.
Shin misses with some punches.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Shin controls the action.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Sackett tries a body shot but Shin blocks it.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Shin gets through Sackett's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Shin.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Shin.
Shin lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Shin.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett stalling in the clinch.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Sackett.
Shin pushes Sackett back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Sackett letting Shin take a breather here.
Shin prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Shin tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett scores with a nice hook to the head.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
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!
Sackett is leaning against Shin and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Sackett struggles to land a body shot inside as Shin controls his hands.
The fighters are pressed against the cage, as the pace of the fight slows.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Shin backwards.
Shin blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A short right from Shin.
Shin throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
A right hook to the body lands for Shin.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Shins head.
Shin lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Shin misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Shin blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A short left from Sackett.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Shin misses with a hook to the ribs.
Shin misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett pushes Shin back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Shin lands a right hand that snaps the head of Sackett backwards.
Shin tries for a takedown. No joy.
Shin throws an elbow that misses.
Sackett lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Sackett lands an uppercut.
Shin tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
I was talking to Sackett's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.
Sackett takes a shot to the head.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Shin pushes Sackett back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Shin blocking some punches.
Sackett blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett scores with a nice hook to the head.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett is looking to control Shin's arms but Shin gets an underhook and turns him. Now Sackett has his back to the cage.
Shin tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Shin back against the cage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett blocks an elbow strike from Shin.
Shin works on Sackett's body with a couple of short punches.
Shin tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
A short uppercut from Sackett.
A hook to the body from Sackett.
The pace really dropping off here, momentarily.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Good body shot from Sackett.
Shin softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Shin trying to land knees to the body.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Shin.
Shin trying to control the position but instead, Sackett has worked for underhooks and has pushed Shin into the cage.
Both guys are working to get underhooks.
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 Mordecai Sackett will probably get the nod.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Sackett smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Sackett throws a body kick that misses
and Shin counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Shin lets the fists fly and connects with a left straight followed by a right hook.
Shin tries to drive through with a takedown attempt but Sackett defends well and Shin ends up having to push Sackett into the cage where they will battle it out in the clinch.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Sackett misses with a body kick.
Shin avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
As Sackett backs off Shin throws a huge counter combo but Sackett manages to avoid it all.
Shin just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Sackett has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
Sackett slips a jab from Shin.
Sackett lands a glancing blow to the side of Shin's head.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!

Sackett drives through and clinches with Shin against the cage.
Sackett lands a right hand that snaps the head of Shin backwards.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Shin uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Shin will no doubt start fighting again in a minute but for now he's just having a little rest, leaning Sackett up against the cage.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Both fighters working to control the clinch.
Shin tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Shin back against the cage.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Sackett on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Shin pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the cage.
Shin lands a glancing elbow in the clinch.
Sackett lands a left hand.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Shin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett avoiding damage as Shin throws knees to the body.
Shin throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
A body shot lands from Sackett.
Shin blocks an uppercut.
Sackett blocks the elbow strike.
Nice body punch from Sackett - that landed with a thud.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Shin misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett avoids a wild elbow strike from Shin.
Shin throws an elbow but it misses.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Shin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett has Shin pushed against the cage.
Shin is looking to control Sackett's arms but Sackett gets an underhook and turns him. Now Shin has his back to the cage.
Shin tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Shin back against the cage.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Shin pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the cage.
Shin blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett tries to work over Shin's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Sackett stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Shin lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Shin misses with the head strike.
Sackett pushes Shin back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Shin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Mordecai Sackett has scored more points in the clinch so far.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
With the two fighters working up against the cage, Shin just misses with a elbow thrown towards Sackett's brow.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Both guys are working to get underhooks.
With the two fighters working up against the cage, Shin just misses with a elbow thrown towards Sackett's brow.
Shin blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A hook to the body from Sackett.
Shin takes a shot to the head.
A shot in the inside from Sackett.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Shin lands a body shot.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Shin tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Sackett's elbow.
Shin pushes off an throws an elbow but Sackett leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the cage.
A short body shot lands from Shin as the two fighters clinch.
Sackett lands with a short head shot on the inside.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Shin throws an elbow but it's blocked.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Shin scores with a nice hook to the head.
A head punch on the inside from Shin fails to land.
Sackett holding his opponent close, against the cage.
Sackett lands a shoulder strike.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Shin.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Shin.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Shin creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Sackett avoids a wild elbow strike from Shin.
Shin is leaning against Sackett and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Shin swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Shin throws a punch but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Sackett throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Shins head.
Shin misses with a short punch on the inside.
Shin swings away with an uppercut that misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Shin is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Sackett.
Shin pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Shin throws a right and a left that both miss.

Sackett gets a clinch.
Sackett tries to work over Shin's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett takes an elbow to the forehead.
Sackett taking a breather.
Sackett blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett trying to control the position but instead, Shin has worked for underhooks and has pushed Sackett into the cage.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Shin lands on the inside with an uppercut.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Shin blocks an uppercut.
Sackett tries to land a knee to the head but misses.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.
Shin fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Shin blocking some punches.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Shin misses with a body punch.
Shin lands a shoulder strike.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Sackett as Shin tries to tie him up.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Shin.
Shin misses with the head strike.
Sackett working some nice short punches in the clinch.
A short uppercut from Sackett.
Shin lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Sackett prevents the takedown attempt.
Sackett lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Shin takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Sackett lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Sackett throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett presses Shin against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Sackett creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.

Shin is rocked!
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Shin is still on wobbly legs! Can Sackett finish him?
Sackett misses with a body punch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Shin blocks an uppercut.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett lands with a left to the head.
Sackett lands a left hand that snaps the head of Shin backwards.
Shin blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Shin scores with a shot to the side of Sackett's head.
Shin fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
A right hook to the body lands for Sackett.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett takes a shot to the head.
Nice body punch from Sackett - that landed with a thud.
Shin seems to have recovered his senses.
A short body shot lands from Sackett as the two fighters clinch.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett works on Shin's body with a couple of short punches.
Sackett taking a breather.
Sackett working Shin over with knees to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Sackett lands a right hand.
Sackett lands a hook to the side of the head.
Shin lands a nice uppercut.
Sackett is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Shin can do to turn this around?
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Shin lands an elbow inside that Sackett shrugs off.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A nice left hand lands by Sackett.
Shin lands a nice elbow.
Shin blocking some punches.
The referee calls for Sackett to work.
Shin tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett with an attempt at a knee that misses.
Sackett prevents a body shot from Shin.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Shin throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Sackett gets through Shin's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Shin misses with a short punch on the inside.
Shin prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Shin's elbow.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Shin's elbow.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Shin stalling in the clinch.
Shin blocks an uppercut.
Shin misses with a hook from the clinch.
Shin misses with the head strike.
Shin tries a body shot but Sackett blocks it.
Shin blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Shin is working Sackett over against the cage.
Sackett working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Shin tries to throw a body punch but Sackett avoids it by throwing Shin back against the cage.
Shin misses with the head strike.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Shin throws a nice inside leg kick.
A big left from Sackett misses.
Shin feints a counter leg kick.
A lazy left from Sackett finds it's target.
Sackett blocks a head kick by Shin.
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett wants to land a leg kick but Shin is out of range.
Shin keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Sackett lands with a hook. Shin tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Sackett scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Shin throws a body shot but no joy.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett avoids the body shot from Shin.
Sackett tries to counter by clinching up but Shin breaks away and moves out of range.
Sackett lands with a nice body punch.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Shin's front leg but catches the back leg as Shin tries to avoid it.
Shin cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Shin waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Sackett.
Sackett lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a lazy uppercut
and Sackett takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Nice cross by Shin.

Sackett clinches up against the cage.
Sackett has Shin pushed against the cage.
A short right from Shin.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Shin controls the action.
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Shin doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Shin blocks an uppercut.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Shin.
Shin tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Sackett avoids it.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Shin tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Shin trying to land knees to the body.
A shot in the inside from Shin.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Shin's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Shin.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett scores with a nice hook 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!
Sackett blocks a body shot from Shin.
Sackett tries to land a knee to the head but Shin blocks with his arms.
Shin blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Sackett holding his opponent close, against the cage.
A head punch on the inside from Shin fails to land.
Sackett on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Shin lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Shin lands with a right to the head.
Shin misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Shin has a couple of punches blocked by Sackett.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Sackett takes an elbow to the forehead.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Shin uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett avoids a wild elbow strike from Shin.
Sackett digs a right hand into Shin's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Shin's gas tank.
Shin lands an uppercut.
Sackett tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Shin's elbow.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Shin misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett is trying to wear down his opponent with knees to the body.
Sackett lands a nice uppercut.
Sackett takes a shot to the head.
Shin swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Shin's head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Shin's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett lands with a right to the head.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Sackett.
A nice right hand lands inside from Shin.
Sackett blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Shin can't find room to land a body shot as Sackett controls the action.
Sackett lands with a left to the head.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Shin.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Shin throws a head punch that misses.
Shin blocks a body shot from Sackett.
Shin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett misses with the head strike.
Sackett working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Sackett scores with a shot to the side of Shin's head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett had his way with Lao Shin in that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! This is the final round!


Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Shin.
A head kick misses from Shin.

Sackett rushes Shin and presses him up against the cage.
Sackett lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Shin.
Sackett misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Shin.
Sackett misses with a punch to the body.
A hook to the body from Sackett.
Shin's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Shin.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Sackett.
Shin swings wildly with an uppercut but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett creates some distance for himself and unleashes a massive uppercut that sends Shin's eyes rolling into the back of his head! Shin drops to his knees and Sackett pours it on with more strikes until the referee steps in to end the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:35 of round 5, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
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Event: Underworld 6 Seagram Vs Yount     
Date:   Oct 03, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Tully Blanchard and Mordecai Sackett. 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.

184 cm
21
179 lbs
4 - 1 - 0
178 cm
21
176 lbs
6 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
KO power
Good wrestler
Lethal high kicks
Good gas tank

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Voodoo Nutrition

Conviction



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 4 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Tully Blanchard!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Eddie Farnsworth, Lou da Vinci and Steve Montenegro.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett scores with a jab.
Sackett throws a right hand that misses
and Blanchard counters with a stiff right hand.
Sackett throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Blanchard looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Sackett throws a leg kick
letting Blanchard counter with a right hand.
Blanchard scores with the left hand. Sackett knows he should have avoided that one.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Sackett feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Blanchard's calf.
Sackett throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Blanchard misses the jab.
Blanchard lands a jab to the head.
Sackett tries to close the distance and clinch but Blanchard swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
A jab from Sackett 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!
Blanchard tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Sackett lands a head kick!
Sackett 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.
Blanchard throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from Blanchard.
Blanchard misses with an uppercut.
Blanchard tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Sackett slips under a jab.
Sackett thinks about the counter body kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett throws a big shot that misses.
Sackett throws a half hearted mid kick.
Blanchard checks a leg kick.
Sackett throws a head kick that misses.
A head kick misses from Sackett.
Sackett turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Blanchard looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Sackett staying out of range there.
Sackett walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Blanchard throws a hook but Sackett avoids it easily.
Sackett wants to clinch up but Blanchard keeps it at a distance.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Blanchard scores with a crisp jab that stopped Sackett in his tracks.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Blanchard is out of range.
Sackett moves out of range as Blanchard strikes.
Sackett tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Blanchard manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Blanchard slips under a jab from Sackett.
A little feinted left hand from Blanchard on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Nice defenses there by Sackett.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Blanchard takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Blanchard's front leg but catches the back leg as Blanchard tries to avoid it.
Nice cross by Blanchard.
Blanchard throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Decent striking displayed by Blanchard there.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Blanchard.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Blanchard keeps the fight on the outside.
Sackett looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Sackett thumps Blanchard with a low kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Blanchard is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Blanchard misses with an uppercut.
Blanchard checks a leg kick.
An attempted straight right counter from Blanchard misses the target.
Blanchard takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Sackett lands a leg kick that knocks Blanchard off balance momentarily.

Sackett has managed to clinch.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Sackett misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Blanchard prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a body punch.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Still in the clinch, Blanchard scores with a nice short uppercut.
Blanchard letting Sackett take a breather here.
Blanchard wants to take the fight to the mat but Sackett manages to get underhooks and keep the fight in the clinch.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Blanchard tries to work over Sackett's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Sackett gets underhooks to prevent Blanchard's takedown attempt.
Sackett scores with a nice hook to the head.
Sackett softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
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!
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett can't find room to land a body shot as Blanchard controls the action.
Blanchard prevents a body shot from Sackett.
Blanchard tries for a takedown. No joy.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tully Blanchard. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Sackett blocking some punches.
A head punch on the inside from Blanchard fails to land.
Sackett misses with some punches.
Blanchard is working for takedown but Sackett is calmly controlling the position for now.
Sackett prevents a takedown attempt there.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sackett slips a straight right by Blanchard.
Sackett looks to throw the jab but Blanchard is out of range.
Blanchard misses with a hook
enabling Sackett to counter with a crisp jab.
Blanchard misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
Sackett wants to counter with a clinch but Blanchard pushes him away.
Sackett ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Blanchard moves away.
It looked like Blanchard wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Blanchard misses with an uppercut.
Nice shot lands for Sackett.
Sackett buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Sackett thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Blanchard if he has to take too many more of those.
Sackett scores with a leg kick.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Blanchard on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Blanchard uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Sackett.
Sackett misses with a body kick.
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.

Sackett fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Blanchard, pushing him back against the cage.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sackett tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Sackett tries to work over Blanchard's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Blanchard is trying to drag Sackett to the mat but Sackett just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.
A hook to the body from Blanchard.
Blanchard prevents a body shot from Sackett.

Blanchard gets double underhooks and manages to take the fight to the ground.
Blanchard trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Sackett keeping moving, preventing Blanchard from controlling successfully.
Blanchard has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
Blanchard is intent on slowing down the pace of the fight, simply looking to control.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Blanchard trying to control but Sackett is working from the bottom.
Sackett being controlled here, momentarily.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Sackett lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Blanchard takes one to the side of the head.
Sackett uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Blanchard.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Sackett misses with an attempted mid kick.
Blanchard moves out of range as Sackett throws a body kick.
An inside leg kick from Sackett misses.
Sackett connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Blanchard throws out a loose jab but Sackett uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
The fighters circling - Blanchard throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sackett throws a low kick, looking for Blanchard's leg but Blanchard calmly moves out of range.
Sackett has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Sackett tries a head kick but it misses.
Sackett is looking to slow Blanchard down with leg kicks.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett moves out of range of the strikes.
Sackett misses with a low kick.
Blanchard walks into a straight right hand from Sackett.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Blanchard.
Blanchard fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett looks to land a body kick but Blanchard moved away.
Blanchard tries to counter with a takedown but Sackett is quick to defend against it.
Sackett throws a low kick but Blanchard moves out of range easily.
Blanchard thows a left - swing and a miss!
Blanchard sets himself, and Sackett steps forward looking for the clinch! Blanchard avoids it this time.
Sackett ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Sackett connects with a jab.
Some bone on bone action there as Blanchard checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Sackett lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Blanchard bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mordecai Sackett 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.


A good leg kick by Sackett.
Sackett walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.

Sackett moves into range and clinches up with Blanchard.
Sackett lands a right hand that snaps the head of Blanchard backwards.
Blanchard working aggressively here.
A nice right hand lands inside from Sackett.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Blanchard is looking for a takedown.

Blanchard manages to break the clinch.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Blanchard lands a lovely overhand right.
Blanchard is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Donk. Blanchard catches Sackett right on the button with a cross.
Sackett ducks under a wild hook from Blanchard.
Sackett wants to counter the offense by Blanchard and move into the clinch position.
Sackett lands with a right hand.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Blanchard misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Blanchard swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Sackett steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Blanchard.
A solid leg kick lands there for Sackett.
Blanchard throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Blanchard looks to land a right hand but Sackett moved out of range.
Blanchard waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Sackett.
Sackett lands a nice leg kick that just misses Blanchard's sensitive parts.
Sackett lets loose with a powerful body kick. Blanchard will feel that in the morning.
Blanchard throws a hook to the side of Sackett's head but Sackett sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A jab from Sackett misses.
Blanchard tries to counter with a takedown but Sackett is quick to defend against it.
Blanchard throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
Sackett steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from Blanchard.
Sackett avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Blanchard throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sackett tries to land a front kick but Blanchard steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Blanchard swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Sackett tries a head kick but it misses.
Blanchard on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Sackett. Sackett obviously looking to wear him down.
Blanchard throws a jab when Sackett was well out of range.
Sackett steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from Blanchard.
Blanchard throws a lazy right hand but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Blanchard throws a looping overhand right but Sackett ducks down to avoid it.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Blanchard.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Good leg kick by Sackett there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Blanchard looks to throw the jab but Sackett is out of range.
Sackett throws a leg kick which misses Blanchard's front leg but catches the back leg as Blanchard tries to avoid it.
Sackett is looking to slow Blanchard down with leg kicks.
Blanchard scores with a hook to the body. Sackett takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Sackett thows a left - swing and a miss!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Blanchard misses with a hook. Sackett ducked under it nicely.
A good leg kick by Sackett.
Blanchard swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a straight right hand.
Blanchard swings widly with a right hand
and Sackett counters with a leg kick.
Blanchard looks to land a left hand but Sackett moved out of range nicely.
Sackett keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Blanchard.
Sackett scores with a nice body kick.
Sackett misses with a kick to the body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Sackett. Blanchard does a little dance to reset his feet.
Blanchard has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Sackett finds it's way round the side to connect with Blanchard's head.
Sackett throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Sackett bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Blanchard swings for the body but Sackett moves out of range.
Blanchard swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Blanchard's legs have taken a beating and he's really slowing down as a result.
Blanchard throws a hook but Sackett blocks it.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Sackett scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Sackett throws a lazy right hand but Blanchard sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sackett is looking to land body kicks.
Blanchard attempts a counter takedown but Sackett avoids it well and moves away.
Blanchard on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Sackett. Sackett obviously looking to wear him down.
Sackett just misses with a punch to the body.
Blanchard throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Blanchard uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Blanchard throws a jab but it's blocked by Sackett.
Sackett closes the distance but Blanchard moves to the side

and Blanchard counters with a nice shoot takedown that brings the fighters to the ground.
Sackett looking to sweep here. No luck so far.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Mordecai Sackett just about did enough to take it.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Blanchard loads up on a big right hand but Sackett slips the punch.
Blanchard throws a shot from downtown. Sackett moves away and avoids it.
Sackett thumps Blanchard with a low kick.

Sackett has taken the fight to the clinch.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Blanchard lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Sackett presses Blanchard against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Sackett.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett lands a body shot.
Blanchard takes a shot to the head.
Sackett doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Sackett lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Blanchard has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
Blanchard gets through Sackett's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Sackett gets double underhooks to prevent a takedown attempt from Blanchard.
Sackett pushes Blanchard back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
It's got to the stage where if one of these guys blows hard enough, the other might fall over.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Mordecai Sackett seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Sackett tries to throw a body punch but Blanchard avoids it by throwing Sackett back against the cage.
Sackett misses with a hook from the clinch.
Sackett lands a right hand that snaps the head of Blanchard backwards.

Blanchard is rocked!
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Oh Blanchard is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Sackett throws a punch but it's blocked by Blanchard.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Blanchard.
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Sackett misses with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sackett working aggressively here.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Sackett has a couple of punches blocked by Blanchard.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The two fighters are working to gain dominance in the clinch.
Blanchard is looking for a takedown up against the cage. Sackett gets underhooks though and prevents the takedown attempt.
Blanchard working aggressively here.
Sackett fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sackett swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Sackett has Blanchard pressed against the cage, preventing Blanchard from circling away and getting back to striking at range.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Blanchard uses good head movement to avoid it.
Sackett misses with a punch on the inside.
Sackett tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Blanchard.
A left hand lands to the body for Sackett.
Blanchard blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Sackett.
Sackett swings wildly with an uppercut but Blanchard uses good head movement to avoid it.
A head punch on the inside from Sackett fails to land.
Blanchard blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Blanchard seems to have got his legs back now.
A bit of stalling here from Sackett.
Sackett makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
The pace slowing considerably in the clinch, as Sackett takes a break from that fighting nonsense to think about the finer things in life.
Blanchard blocking some punches.
Blanchard tries for a takedown. No joy.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tully Blanchard. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Blanchard is looking for a takedown up against the cage. Sackett gets underhooks though and prevents the takedown attempt.
Sackett goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Sackett throws a head punch that misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sackett creates some distance for himself and unleashes a massive uppercut that sends Blanchard's eyes rolling into the back of his head! Blanchard drops to his knees and Sackett pours it on with more strikes until the referee steps in to end the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:13 of round 4, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett is the new welterweight champion!
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Event: Stomp-a-thon 18     
Date:   Jul 22, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Mordecai Sackett and Pietro Maximoff. I don't know about you partner, but I'm pumped for this one!

178 cm
20
176 lbs
5 - 1 - 0
184 cm
20
175 lbs
0 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
Lethal high kicks
KO power
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent MT
Experienced

Spartan Nutrition
Conquer

Conviction
Spartan Nutrition



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, for the welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 0 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Pietro Maximoff!
The judges for this bout are Tiny Johnson, Cecil Peabody and Chris Downing.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sackett is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Sackett throws a jab but it's blocked by Maximoff.
Sackett throws a quick inside leg kick.
Sackett looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Maximoff throws a leg kick that is checked

and Sackett counters with a big uppercut that knocks Maximoff off his feet! Sackett dives into side control looking to finish!

Maximoff is rocked!
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sackett scores with a big shot from side control... and another... and another! Oh Maximoff is done here - save him referee! More strikes land and eventually the ref does step in and Sackett can finally stop beating on his defenseless opponent!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:30 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett retains his welterweight title!
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Event: Stomp-a-thon 9     
Date:   May 30, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Optimus Prime and Mordecai Sackett. Mordecai Sackett has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Optimus Prime's chin.

180 cm
20
180 lbs
1 - 0 - 0
178 cm
19
176 lbs
4 - 1 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Decent elbows
Self confident
BJJ Purple Belt
Lethal high kicks
Heavy handed

Spartan Nutrition

Spartan Nutrition
Conquer



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, for the vacant welterweight championship of the world!
Introducing the fighter to my left.
With a record of 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Optimus Prime!
And introducing the fighter to my right.
With a record of 4 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Mordecai Sackett!
The judges for this bout are Chris Downing, Gwen Towbar and Frank Dennis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
A jab from Sackett does it's job there.
Prime cracks the inside of Sackett's front leg.
Prime tries to clinch but Sackett is having none of it.
Prime takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Prime rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Sackett counters with a left to the body.
Sackett takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.

Prime shoots in for a takedown from distance. He catches Sackett napping and manages to drive through into side control!

Prime swings around for an armbar but Sackett sees it coming a mile off and turns beautifully into Prime's guard.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!

Sackett stands up from guard. Let's bang!
We've been informed that Sackett has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
Sackett throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Sackett throws a shot to the body.

Sackett lands a big head kick that sends Prime tumbling to the mat! Sackett takes a step backwards and waves Prime back to his feet - he wants the finish!

Prime is rocked!
A slapping leg kick lands for Sackett.
Oh Prime is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Sackett throws a nice inside leg kick.
Sackett shakes his hands by his side, trying to relax. Prime takes his eyes off the ball for a moment - Sackett sees the opportunity and cracks him with a massive hook! Prime bends double and collapses on top of himself - he's out! The crowd are going absolutely nuts! Wow, what a knockout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:48 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Mordecai Sackett!
Mordecai Sackett is the new welterweight champion!
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