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Event: RFL - 81 UTH VS. F.E III     
Date:   Jun 22, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Iso Paa (ranked 40 p4p, 8 weight class) and Octavio Saades (ranked 447 p4p, 65 weight class). Iso Paa is staring across the cage at his opponent, tweaking his nipples... Tweaking his own nipples that is.

180 cm
24
190 lbs
15 - 1 - 0
185 cm
24
196 lbs
9 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
World class MT
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

UnderGround Clothing Co.
Arcticus University: London

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the middleweight 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 Helsinki, Iso Paa!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 9 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Octavio Saades!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Timothy Bukovac and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Saades uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Paa.
Paa connects with a right hand. Saades shakes it off.
Saades throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Paa counters with a low kick, right behind Saades 's knee.
Paa blocks a head kick by Saades.
Paa is looking to clinch.
A head kick misses from Saades.
Saades misses with an uppercut

and Paa counters with a crisp one two that drops Saades! Paa thinks about following him to the mat for a moment but instead steps back and waves Saades to his feet! Saades is in big trouble!

Saades is rocked!
Saades is wiping some vaseline out of his eye. Paa doesn't give a rats ass about fair play and cracks him with a massive hook to the side of the head! Saades crumples to the floor out cold! The cornerman is going to be in Saades's bad books for that mishap!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:28 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Iso Paa!
Iso Paa retains his middleweight title!
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Event: IFA 6     
Date:   Jun 21, 2019

Coming up we have a bantamweight MMA rules bout between Murha Puro (ranked 2692 p4p, 143 weight class) and Little Kitty Sripituksakul (ranked 5061 p4p, 221 weight class). 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.

162 cm
19
135 lbs
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168 cm
18
136 lbs
1 - 0 - 0
BJJ Blue Belt
Excellent MT
Cardio machine
BJJ White Belt
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the bantamweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 2 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Murha Puro!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Little Kitty Sripituksakul!
The judges for this bout are Radbod Blank, Aafke Stam and Daniel Blasius.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Sripituksakul lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Puro definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Sripituksakul's jab looks to have found its range, popping Puro under the eye.
Nice shot lands for Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul throws a looping overhand right but Puro ducks down to avoid it.
Sripituksakul fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Puro looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Sripituksakul missing with a left hand there. Puro was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
A telegraphed right hand from Puro misses the target.
Sripituksakul throws a shot from downtown. Puro moves away and avoids it.
Sripituksakul tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Puro was well out of range. Poor timing from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Sripituksakul throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Puro throws a body shot but no joy.
Some bone on bone action there as Sripituksakul checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Puro misses with a looping left.
Sripituksakul throws a hook to the side of Puro's head but Puro sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sripituksakul misses with a straight left.
Sripituksakul misses the jab.
We can't be sure of the tactics at this early stage but we have heard that Sripituksakul has been working on his takedowns a lot in the buildup to the fight and we can only assume he's going to look to take this to the mat.
Puro pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Sripituksakul back to the cage. Puro follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Sripituksakul avoids the body shot from Puro.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Sripituksakul! But no joy.
Puro throws a solid leg kick but Sripituksakul takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Puro.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nice defenses there by Puro.
A jab from Sripituksakul misses.
Sripituksakul's jab looks to have found its range, popping Puro under the eye.
Puro takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Puro jabs at Sripituksakul's body.
Sripituksakul lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Puro at a distance.
A jab from Sripituksakul misses.
Puro swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Puro throws a body punch but Sripituksakul moves out of range.
Sripituksakul connects with a single shot there.
Sripituksakul misses the shot to the body.
Puro displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sripituksakul throws out the jab.
Puro lands a head kick!
Sripituksakul displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Puro throws out the jab.
Sripituksakul might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Puro slips a jab from Sripituksakul.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sripituksakul uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Puro.
Sripituksakul misses with a hook.
Sripituksakul misses with an uppercut
and Puro counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Sripituksakul slips a jab and a cross from Puro.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Puro scores with a jab to the body.
Puro throws a jab but it's blocked by Sripituksakul.
Puro slips a jab and a cross from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul misses the jab.
Puro appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sripituksakul lands with a cross.
Puro blocks a jab.
An attempted straight right counter from Puro misses the target.
Little Kitty Sripituksakul seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Puro displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Sripituksakul throws out the jab.
A big left from Sripituksakul misses.
Puro misses with a wild combination.
Puro misses with a kick to the body.
It seemed like Sripituksakul was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sripituksakul misses with a looping left.
Puro is looking to slow Sripituksakul down with leg kicks.
Puro fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Sripituksakul manages to avoid it.
Puro moves away from the strike by Sripituksakul.
Puro slips a jab from Sripituksakul.
Puro throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Sripituksakul steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Puro.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Puro lands a body shot.
Puro throws a head kick that looked like it stung.
Puro throws a shot from downtown. Sripituksakul moves away and avoids it.
Puro uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul throws a body punch but Puro moves out of range.
Nice defenses there by Puro.
Sripituksakul lunges at Puro with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Puro's hand.
Puro misses with a body kick.
It seemed like Sripituksakul was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Sripituksakul wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Sripituksakul throws a hook to the side of Puro's head but Puro sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
A shot to the liver by Sripituksakul. Beautiful body shot.
Sripituksakul missing with a left hand there. Puro was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Sripituksakul lands a head shot.
Sripituksakul throws a right and a left that Puro avoids nicely.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Sripituksakul throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Puro ducks under a wild hook from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul throws a right hand that Puro ducks under and follows up with a left that Puro also avoids with ease.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Puro misses with an uppercut.
Sripituksakul misses with a hook. Puro ducked under it nicely.
Sripituksakul defending well as Puro loads up on a big left hand.
A head kick misses from Puro.
Puro uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sripituksakul.
Nice defenses there by Puro.
Sripituksakul takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Puro misses the shot to the body.
Sripituksakul walks into a jab.

Puro gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Still in the clinch, Puro scores with a nice short uppercut.
Puro lands a nice shot to the body.
A short uppercut from Puro.
Puro blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sripituksakul throws a punch but it's blocked by Puro.
Sripituksakul doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Sripituksakul is looking for a takedown.
Sripituksakul tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Puro's elbow.
Sripituksakul misses with a punch on the inside.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sripituksakul throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Puro moves out of range as Sripituksakul strikes.
Puro is looking to counter with head kicks.
Sripituksakul throws a body shot but no joy.
Sripituksakul swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Puro seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.
Sripituksakul swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Sloppy strikes from Sripituksakul. Those never looked like landing.
Puro cracks Sripituksakul with a right hand to the side of the head.
Nice defenses there by Puro.
Puro throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A jab from Sripituksakul misses.
Sripituksakul moves out of range of the strikes.
Sripituksakul lands with a nice combination. Puro backs away looking to recover.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Puro uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
A quick step to the side and Puro tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Sripituksakul thows a left - swing and a miss!
Sripituksakul misses with an uppercut
and Puro cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Sripituksakul throws a series of punches but Puro avoids them all with ease.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Good standup being displayed there by Sripituksakul as he connects with a hook.
Puro cracks Sripituksakul with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A jab from Sripituksakul misses.
Puro stuns Sripituksakul with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Sripituksakul rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Puro counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Sripituksakul with a hook.
Little Kitty Sripituksakul seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Sripituksakul misses with a wild body shot.
Puro uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Sripituksakul.
Puro throws a big shot that misses.
Sripituksakul avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Puro slips a straight right by Sripituksakul.
Puro moves out of range as Sripituksakul strikes.
Puro throws a sloppy head kick and Sripituksakul moves out of range easily.
A nice side step and Sripituksakul releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Puro looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sripituksakul lands with an overhand left.
Sripituksakul paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Sripituksakul slips a jab and a cross from Puro.
Sripituksakul looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Puro needs to keep his hands up - Sripituksakul had a free shot at his head there.
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!
Puro throws a hook to the side of Sripituksakul's head but Sripituksakul sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Puro steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Sripituksakul misses the shot to the body.
Puro uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Puro scores with a nice head shot.
Sripituksakul blocks a head kick by Puro.

Puro moves into the clinch successfully.
Sripituksakul tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Sripituksakul misses with a punch on the inside.
Puro can't find room to land a body shot as Sripituksakul controls the action.
Sripituksakul makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Puro scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Sripituksakul swings wildly with an uppercut but Puro uses good head movement to avoid it.

Sripituksakul breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Sripituksakul misses with a left hand
and Puro counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Puro misses with a few strikes there.
Jab by Sripituksakul.
Puro misses with a hook
letting Sripituksakul counter with a right hand.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Sripituksakul thows a left - swing and a miss!
Puro scores with a punch to the head.
Sripituksakul fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Puro manages to avoid it.
Puro keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul moves out of range of the leg kick from Puro.
Sripituksakul misses with a looping left.
The fighters circling - Sripituksakul throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Puro lands with a right hand.
Puro connects with a right hand. Sripituksakul shakes it off.
Sripituksakul misses with a straight right.
Sripituksakul listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Puro takes a swing at Sripituksakul's ribcage but misses.
Puro throws a jab when Sripituksakul was well out of range.
Puro scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Puro steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
A left and a right from Puro both land. Nice combination.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Sripituksakul misses with a straight left.
Puro slips a straight right by Sripituksakul.
A jab from Sripituksakul misses.
Puro slips a straight right by Sripituksakul.
Puro swinging wildly here.
Puro moves away from the strike by Sripituksakul.
Puro throws a body shot but no joy.
Puro fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Puro. Sripituksakul does a little dance to reset his feet.
Sripituksakul looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Sripituksakul throws the left hand but Puro avoids the punch easily.
Sripituksakul throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Sripituksakul throws a hook but Puro blocks it.

Puro has managed to clinch.
Puro lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.

Sripituksakul breaks the clinch.
Sripituksakul lands a slapping body shot.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Sripituksakul jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Puro throwing a counter right hand but Sripituksakul manages to avoid it.
Sripituksakul is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Puro.
Sripituksakul moves away from the strike by Puro.
The fight stays on the outside here - Puro looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Sripituksakul pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Puro lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Sripituksakul keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Puro.
Puro on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Sripituksakul throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A looping hook to the body misses from Puro. Sripituksakul does a little dance to reset his feet.
Puro throws a leg kick which misses Sripituksakul's front leg but catches the back leg as Sripituksakul tries to avoid it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Puro ducks under a wild hook from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Sripituksakul slips under a jab.
Puro throws a nice outside leg kick.
Sripituksakul on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Puro. Puro obviously looking to wear him down.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Sripituksakul jabs Puro to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Sripituksakul throws the left hand but Puro avoids the punch easily.
Sripituksakul misses with a hook
and Puro counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Puro moves out of range of the strikes.
Sripituksakul uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Puro.
Puro is looking to chop away at Sripituksakul's legs.
A lazy left from Puro finds it's target.
A shot to the body from Sripituksakul misses
and Puro counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Sripituksakul throws a hook but Puro avoids it easily.
Puro looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Sripituksakul lands a nice looking body shot.
A telegraphed right hand from Sripituksakul misses the target.
Puro moves out of range as Sripituksakul strikes.
A quick step to the side and Puro tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Puro misses with a jab, cross combination.
Sripituksakul fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Puro avoids the body shot from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Puro scores with a nice right hand.
A telegraphed right hand from Sripituksakul misses the target.
Puro was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Sripituksakul throws a hook but Puro avoids it easily.
Puro pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Good exchange - Sripituksakul coming out on top.
Puro thuds his shin into the meat of Sripituksakul's side.
Sripituksakul paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
The fighters circling - Sripituksakul throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
A little feinted left hand from Puro on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Puro misses with a body shot.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Sripituksakul, as that shot connected.
Sripituksakul misses with an uppercut. Puro saw that one coming.
Puro throws a hook to the side of Sripituksakul's head but Sripituksakul sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Sripituksakul throws a shot from downtown. Puro moves away and avoids it.
Puro feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Sripituksakuls jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Sripituksakul misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Puro.
Puro swings away with a body shot that misses
and Sripituksakul counters with a lovely straight right hand!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Puro ducks under a wild hook from Sripituksakul.
Puro moves out of range as Sripituksakul strikes.
Puro misses with an uppercut.
Puro scores with a nice head shot.
Sripituksakul misses with a straight left.
Puro throwing a counter right hand but Sripituksakul manages to avoid it.
Puro steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
Sripituksakul fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
A slow jab from Sripituksakul misses its intended target.
Puro lands a jab to the nose.
Puro uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
Puro looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Sripituksakul fails to land with a series of punches.
Puro was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Sripituksakul looks to land a right hand but Puro moved out of range.
Puro wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Sripituksakul with a hook.
Sripituksakul closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Sripituksakul throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Puro counters with a series of strikes. Sripituksakul will be more careful next time no doubt.
Sripituksakul throws a hook but Puro blocks it.
Good leg kick by Puro there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
Puro is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Puro takes a swing at Sripituksakul's ribcage but misses.
Puro lands with a thumping leg kick.
Puro avoids the body shot from Sripituksakul.
Puro appears to be looking for a big counter.
Sripituksakul misses with a hook. Puro ducked under it nicely.
Both fighters circling a little - Puro finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Puro uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Sripituksakul.
The fighters circling - Sripituksakul throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Sripituksakul throws a jab but it's blocked by Puro.
Puro appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Sripituksakul throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Puro sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Sripituksakul looks to land a right hand but Puro moved out of range.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Puro throws a body punch but Sripituksakul moves out of range.
Murha Puro has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Little Kitty Sripituksakul is fighting for a decision - hopefully he's judged it right and he's actually winning the fight.
Sripituksakul misses with a straight left.

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 Murha Puro.
I think Sripituksakul has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Radbod Blank scores the fight 27:30
Judge Aafke Stam scores the fight 27:30
Judge Daniel Blasius scores the fight 29:29

In favor of your winner, by majority decision... Little Kitty Sripituksakul!

Our winner, Little Kitty Sripituksakul, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: EMP Gagnon Vs Toivonen     
Date:   Jun 21, 2019

Coming up we have a light heavyweight MMA rules bout between Tank Ispa (ranked 178 p4p, 26 weight class) and Jean-Claude Marceau (ranked 89 p4p, 15 weight class). Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

190 cm
25
216 lbs
14 - 4 - 2
186 cm
27
205 lbs
16 - 6 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the light heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 4 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Tank Ispa!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Jean-Claude Marceau!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Don Winkell and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Ispa throws a nice inside leg kick.
Ispa moves in looking to clinch but Marceau pushes him off.
Marceau avoids the body shot from Ispa.
Marceau's coach down at Little Lebowski Urban Achievers was telling us pre-fight that they have been working on Marceau's balance. Obviously they view that as a key factor in the outcome of this fight.
Ispa lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.

It looks like Jean-Claude Marceau has been cut.
Ispa fails with a takedown attempt.
Marceau lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Ispa circles away quickly and effectively.
Marceau throws a low kick but it's checked well by Ispa.
Ispa fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.

Marceau tries to sprawl but Ispa drives through with a takedown into half guard.
We could do with one of the fighters taking the initiative a bit more on the ground - they're both waiting to capitalize on a mistake.

Ispa is looking for an arm triangle, whilst trying to pass to side control. Marceau doesn't seem that keen to cooperate though. No luck this time Ispa.

Ispa seems to be looking for submissions.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Marceau is refusing to be controlled, as Ispa sits in half guard.

Ispa is working for a submission of some sort.

Ispa is looking for a kimura. It's going to be difficult to finish that from half guard though and Marceau defends it well.
Marceau trying to hold on to Ispa's head to control him but Ispa postures up.

Ispa is looking for a kimura but Marceau is holding onto that half guard position, so it's hard for Ispa to get the leverage.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
My god... these two guys really need to pick up the pace or everyone will leave to go get a beer.
Ispa looking to pass the half guard. Not this time.
Ispa is thwarting Marceau's attempts to control the position.

Ispa seems to be working for a kimura but Marceau defends the submission attempt.

Ispa is trying a forearm choke… I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.
Ispa trying to control from half guard but Marceau is working away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Ispa slows the pace down in half guard.

Ispa is trying a forearm choke… I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.

Ispa is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Marceau is just riding it out for now. Ispa eventually gives up the hold.

Ispa wants to work for an arm triangle but Marceau is really keeping half guard well and defending the submission attempt.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are showing their displeasure at the lack of action as loud boos ring out around the arena.
Ispa is trying to control the action in half guard but Marceau is working away on the bottom, looking perhaps to get back to full guard.
We've had a lack of effective grappling in the last minute or so, which could well see a referee standup.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Ispa wants to pass to mount but Marceau is defending the position.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Marceau throws a leg kick but Ispa sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Marceau scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Ispa pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Marceau blocks a leg kick.
Marceau swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Marceau lands a jab to the nose.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Ispa throws a body shot but no joy.
Marceau moves out of range of the body kick.
Ispa tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Tank Ispa dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Jean-Claude Marceau's cut.
That's time! Back to the action!


Marceau misses with a jab, cross combination.
Ispa takes a jab right on the kisser.

Ispa changes levels and drives through with a really nice takedown into side control. Marceau looks really pissed at himself for not defending that better.
Marceau struggling a bit here.

Ispa working hard here to secure a kimura but he's not really in the right position for it.
Marceau really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Ispa. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.
Marceau is not content to let Ispa control the position.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
You can see the frustration on Marceau's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Ispa is trying to land an Americana. He has the arm isolated but Marceau is keeping cool and he's avoided the danger for now.
Ispa wants to lay and pray for a moment but Marceau keeps working.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Ispa is trying to land an Americana. He has the arm isolated but Marceau is keeping cool and he's avoided the danger for now.

Ispa is looking for a kimura. He might have it! No, Marceau has escaped the position, nice work there.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Well. There's a bit of a lull in the action here and the crowd are starting to get restless.

Ispa is looking for a kimura. He might have it! No, Marceau has escaped the position, nice work there.

Ispa tries for an arm triangle. That looks pretty tight to me. Is this one over!?! Possibly, maybe, no Ispa has let go of the choke. Obviously it wasn't as tight as we thought!

Ispa tries for a kimura. Not really close to a finish though.
Ispa working away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Ispa wants to control but Marceau is keeping him busy.

Ispa thinks about going for a far side armbar but bails out and retains the dominant position instead.
Ispa tries to advance to mount but can't.
Ispa working away.
Ispa wants to lay and pray for a moment but Marceau keeps working.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are hurling abuse towards the fighters... You can hardly blame them though because there isn't a lot going on in the fight.
Ispa with a jab.
Ispa scores with a hook to the body. Marceau takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Ispa uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Marceau.
Ispa thinks about countering with a body kick.
Ispa throws a looping overhand right but Marceau ducks down to avoid it.
Ispa fails with a takedown attempt.
Marceau stuffs the takedown.
Marceau let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Ispa finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Marceau getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Ispa showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Marceau.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Ispa uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Marceau.
A decent looking cross lands there for Ispa.
Ispa with a jab.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Tank Ispa dominated that second round.
The cut man is working on Jean-Claude Marceau's cut.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! This is the final round!


Ispa blocks a head kick by Marceau.
Ispa fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Marceau avoids the head kick by Ispa.
Jean-Claude Marceau seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Marceau takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

Ispa closes the distance and clinches.
Marceau lands a body punch.
Marceau tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.

Marceau breaks the clinch.
Marceau avoids the head kick by Ispa.
The fighters circling - Marceau throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Marceau dodges the punch combination from Ispa.
Ispa moves out of range as Marceau throws a body kick.
Ispa ducks under a wild hook from Marceau.
Marceau fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Ispa manages to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ispa blocks a jab.
Ispa misses with a hook.
Marceau tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Marceau. Ispa shrugs it off though.
Ispa scores with a jab to the head.

Ispa rushes Marceau and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
Ispa misses with a body punch.
A head punch on the inside from Ispa fails to land.
Marceau lands an uppercut.

Marceau breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Marceau moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Ispa slips under a jab from Marceau.
Nice uppercut there from Marceau.
Marceau cracks Ispa with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Marceau tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Ispa was well out of range. Poor timing from Marceau.
Ispa tries to land a leg kick but Marceau saw it coming and moves away.
Marceau tries a quick counter leg kick but Ispa is wise to it.
Ispa is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Marceau can do to turn this around?

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Ispa, as that shot connected.
Ispa walks forward, straight into a front kick from Marceau.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Marceau looks to throw the jab but Ispa is out of range.
Marceau misses the jab.
Ispa is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
A thudding body kick lands there by Marceau!
Marceau avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Ispa throws a leg kick
and Marceau counters with a straight right hand.
Ispa avoids the body shot from Marceau.
Ispa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Ispa fires out a quick counter leg kick but Marceau just manages to avoid it.
Marceau has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Marceau there as he acknowledges the shot.
Marceau lands with a right hand.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Ispa pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Marceau throws a hook but Ispa blocks it.
It looked like Ispa wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Ispa tries for a takedown but Marceau circles away easily
and Marceau counters with an inside leg kick.
Ispa throws a shot from downtown. Marceau moves away and avoids it.
Ispa looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Marceau throws out a counter right but Ispa avoids it with no problem.
Marceau misses with a looping right.
Tank Ispa seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Marceau slips a straight right by Ispa.
Marceau gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Ispa.
Ispa misses with a hook.
Ispa gets his takedown attempt stuffed easily
and Marceau counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tank Ispa. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Marceau throws a looping overhand right but Ispa ducks down to avoid it.
Ispa scores with a nice head shot.
Ispa swings widly with a right hand
and Ispa takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Jean-Claude Marceau has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Ispa ducks under a wild hook from Marceau.
Ispa changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Marceau bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Ispa pivots, looking for a leg kick but Marceau is out of range and Ispa settles back down.
Ispa wants to clinch up but Marceau keeps it at a distance.
Marceau now looks to counter with a shot at the body.
Marceau throws a body kick that misses.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Marceau scores with a nice right hand.
Ispa tries to close the distance and clinch up but Marceau swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Marceau waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Ispa.
Ispa went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Marceau just misses with a punch to the body.
Ispa attempts a counter takedown but Marceau avoids it well and moves away.
Marceau lands a nice hook to Ispa's body. Ispa takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Marceau looks to throw the jab but Ispa is out of range.
Marceau takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Ispa tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Marceau was well out of range. Poor timing from Ispa.
Ispa moves out of range as Marceau strikes.

And that's the end of the fight!
Jean-Claude Marceau comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Ispa 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 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 29:28
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 29:28
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight 29:28

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Tank Ispa!

Our winner, Tank Ispa, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: Pride FC 26 Dog vs Gray     
Date:   Jun 16, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Pierre Joseph Proudhon (ranked 356 p4p, 49 weight class) and Ispa Murhaa (ranked 140 p4p, 19 weight class). This should be a great matchup!

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193 lbs
12 - 3 - 0
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26
199 lbs
18 - 2 - 0
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World class MT
Insanely flexible
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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the middleweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Pierre Joseph Proudhon!
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 Los Angeles, Ispa Murhaa!
The judges for this bout are Donald Grub, Steven Brown and Sam Margolis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Murhaa thows a left - swing and a miss!
Proudhon misses with a left hand
letting Murhaa counter with a right hand.
Murhaa has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Proudhon is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Proudhon doesn't manage to clinch there - Murhaa circles away.
Murhaa tries a quick counter leg kick but Proudhon is wise to it.
Proudhon throws a lazy right hand but Murhaa sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Proudhon takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Murhaa is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Proudhon.
Proudhon connects with a good right hand that stumbles Murhaa. Murhaa circles away out of range and recomposes himself.

Proudhon has taken the fight to the clinch.
Proudhon misses with a punch on the inside.
A shot in the inside from Murhaa.
Murhaa's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
A real battle for position is taking place between these two warriors.
A head punch on the inside from Proudhon fails to land.
Proudhon misses with some punches.
Proudhon throws a punch but it's blocked by Murhaa.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Murhaa throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Proudhons head.
Murhaa content to slow the pace in the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa misses with a short punch on the inside.
Murhaa makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Proudhon letting Murhaa take a breather here.
Proudhon blocks an uppercut.
Murhaa prevents a body shot from Proudhon.
Proudhon tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
A shot in the inside from Proudhon.
Murhaa tries a body shot but Proudhon blocks it.
Murhaa lands a left hand that snaps the head of Proudhon backwards.
Proudhon blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Proudhon lands a shoulder strike.
Proudhon throws a punch but it's blocked by Murhaa.
Proudhon tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Proudhon blocks an uppercut.
Proudhon misses with a hook from the clinch.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Proudhon.
Proudhon tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Murhaa's elbow.
A head punch on the inside from Proudhon fails to land.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Proudhon.
Murhaa tries a body shot but Proudhon blocks it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Murhaa has a couple of punches blocked by Proudhon.

Murhaa manages to break the clinch.
Proudhon scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Proudhon throws a series of punches but Murhaa moves out of range.
Murhaa staying out of range there.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Proudhon.
Murhaa bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.

Proudhon has Murhaa up against the cage in a clinch.
Proudhon working aggressively here.
A short uppercut from Proudhon.
Murhaa misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Murhaa scores with a hook to the body.
Murhaa digs a right hand underneath Proudhon's ribcage. Proudhon let out a lung full of air as it connected.
Murhaa throws an elbow but it misses.
Proudhon fails to land with a short punch on the inside.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a body punch.
Proudhon is breathing heavily.
Murhaa throws a head punch that misses.
Murhaa misses with a short punch on the inside.
Proudhon misses with some punches.
Murhaa misses with the head strike.
Murhaa lands an uppercut.
Murhaa throws a head punch that misses.

Murhaa escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Proudhon misses with a straight left.
Proudhon throws a right hand that Murhaa ducks under and follows up with a left that Murhaa also avoids with ease.
Proudhon throws out a loose jab but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Proudhon looks to throw the jab but Murhaa is out of range.
Proudhon fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa throws a leg kick that is checked
and Murhaa takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Proudhon on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa connects with a looping right hand.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Proudhon is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Murhaa.
Proudhon lands a head shot.
Proudhon scores with a jab. Murhaa acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Murhaa misses with a low kick.
Proudhon misses with an uppercut.
Murhaa counters with a body kick.
Proudhon keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Proudhon ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.
Murhaa has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Murhaa there as he acknowledges the shot.
A looping hook to the body misses from Proudhon. Murhaa does a little dance to reset his feet.
A countering left hand to the body from Murhaa misses.
Proudhon works Murhaa's body with a nice hook.
Proudhon misses with a two punch combination.
Proudhon throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Murhaa sees it coming and avoids it easily.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Proudhon misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhaa.
Proudhon with a hook.
Pierre Joseph Proudhon is winning the standup battle so far.
Murhaa misses with a wild body shot.
Proudhon is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Murhaa can do to turn this around?
Murhaa throws a leg kick that is checked
and Proudhon counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Murhaa takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Murhaa walks into a jab.
Proudhon looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Murhaa gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Proudhon.
The fight stays on the outside here - Proudhon looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
The fight stays on the outside here - Proudhon looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Murhaa swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Murhaa throws an ugly left hook that misses
letting Proudhon counter with a right hand.
Proudhon slips under a jab from Murhaa.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a nice looking kick to the body. Proudhon takes a step back to recover.
Proudhon throws out a loose jab but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Murhaa looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Proudhon connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Murhaa takes one on the button.
Proudhon tries to close the distance and clinch up but Murhaa swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Murhaa is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Proudhon misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhaa.
Murhaa avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
A big left from Proudhon misses.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Proudhon sizes up Murhaa with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Proudhon misses with an uppercut.
Proudhon scores with a hook.
Murhaa 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 two minutes gone in the round.
Proudhon bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Proudhon misses with a hook. Murhaa ducked under it nicely.
Proudhon misses with a looping right.
Murhaa tries a quick counter leg kick but Proudhon is wise to it.
Proudhon ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Proudhon throws a hook but Murhaa blocks it.
Proudhon on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Proudhon throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Murhaa uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Proudhon.
Proudhon throws a right hand that Murhaa ducks under and follows up with a left that Murhaa also avoids with ease.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Proudhon throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Murhaa on the side of the head.
Nice defenses there by Murhaa.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Murhaa throws an overhand right that lands on Proudhon's shoulder, as Proudhon tries to avoid the shot.
A swing and a miss from Proudhon.
Murhaa flicks out a counter leg kick but Proudhon steps away.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Proudhon missing with a left hand there. Murhaa was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Proudhon scores with a jab.

Proudhon clinches with his opponent.
A short right from Proudhon on the inside.
A nice right hand lands inside from Proudhon.
Murhaa tries a body shot but Proudhon blocks it.
Murhaa pushes Proudhon back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Proudhon throws a head punch that misses.
Proudhon tries to work over Murhaa's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Murhaa misses with a punch on the inside.
Murhaa missing with knees to the body.
Proudhon tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Proudhon back against the cage.
Murhaa working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Murhaa lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Murhaa misses with a punch on the inside.
Proudhon blocking some punches.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Proudhon tries a body shot but Murhaa blocks it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Proudhon misses with some punches.
Murhaa misses with a hook from the clinch.
Murhaa blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
A head punch on the inside from Proudhon fails to land.
Proudhon lands an uppercut.
Proudhon lands a body punch.
Murhaa misses with a punch on the inside.
Proudhon tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Proudhon back against the cage.
Murhaa misses with a short punch on the inside.
Murhaa misses with a body punch.
Murhaa misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa blocking some punches.
Murhaa tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Proudhon's elbow.
Proudhon blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Proudhon working aggressively here.
Proudhon tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Murhaa misses with a body punch.
Murhaa's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Proudhon blocks a punch to the side of the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Proudhon lands a nice shot to the body.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the body.
Proudhon misses with a straight right.
Proudhon cracks Murhaa with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Murhaa lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Pierre Joseph Proudhon seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Proudhon clobbers Murhaa with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Murhaa looks for the body kick but Proudhon saw that one coming.
Proudhon lands a right hook to the body.
Murhaa throws a body shot but no joy.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Proudhon misses with a hook to the body
and Murhaa counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.

Proudhon clinches up with Murhaa and pushes him back 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!
Proudhon misses with a hook from the clinch.
A nice left hand lands by Proudhon.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a body shot in the clinch.
A right handed body shot lands from Proudhon.
Proudhon lands a hook that snaps the head of Murhaa backwards.
Murhaa lands a body shot in the clinch.
Murhaa is trying to break the clinch but Proudhon is controlling him.
Pierre Joseph Proudhon has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Proudhon lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Good body shot from Proudhon.
Murhaa misses with some punches.
Murhaa tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Proudhon misses with a body punch.
Proudhon blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Murhaa lands on the inside with an uppercut.
A right hook to the body lands for Proudhon.
Proudhon working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Proudhon lands a shoulder strike.
Proudhon blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Murhaa tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Proudhon's elbow.
Proudhon lands a body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Murhaa.
Proudhon misses with some punches.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Proudhon blocks a body shot from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a punch but it's blocked by Proudhon.
Proudhon throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Murhaas head.
Proudhon tries a body shot but Murhaa blocks it.
Proudhon works on Murhaa's body with a couple of short punches.
Proudhon lands a body shot.
Proudhon struggles to land a body shot inside as Murhaa controls his hands.
Proudhon tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Proudhon back against the cage.
Murhaa tries to work over Proudhon's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Murhaa lands with a right to the head.
Nice body punch from Proudhon.
Proudhon working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Proudhon tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Proudhon back against the cage.
Proudhon can't find room to land a body shot as Murhaa controls the action.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Murhaa creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Proudhon.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa misses with a punch on the inside.
A short right from Murhaa on the inside.
Proudhon's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Still in the clinch, Murhaa scores with a nice short uppercut.
Proudhon misses with a hook to the ribs.
Murhaa lands with a left to the head.
Murhaa lands a left hand.
Proudhon misses with some punches.
Murhaa can't find room to land a body shot as Proudhon controls the action.
Proudhon has a couple of punches blocked by Murhaa.
Proudhon blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Murhaa swings wildly with an uppercut but Proudhon uses good head movement to avoid it.
Murhaa blocks a punch to the side of the head.
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Proudhon creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Murhaa blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Proudhon tries to work over Murhaa's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Proudhon working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Pierre Joseph Proudhon is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

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!
Proudhon blocks an uppercut.
Proudhon working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Murhaa misses with the head strike.
Murhaa is trying to break the clinch but Proudhon has him pressed against the cage.
Murhaa tries to land knees in the clinch but Proudhon avoids the damage to the body.
Murhaa scores with a shoulder strike.
Murhaa effectively controlling the action here.
Proudhon misses with a shot to the kidneys.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Proudhon.
Nice body punch from Proudhon.
Proudhon working aggressively here.
Murhaa tries to work over Proudhon's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
A short right from Proudhon.
Ispa Murhaa has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Proudhon can't find room to land a body shot as Murhaa controls the action.

And that's the end of the fight!
Pierre Joseph Proudhon showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Proudhon has outscored his opponent in every aspect of the fight today. Only a scarily incompetent judge or two will keep him from a well deserved win... Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Donald Grub scores the fight 30:27
Judge Steven Brown scores the fight 30:27
Judge Sam Margolis scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Pierre Joseph Proudhon!

Our winner, Pierre Joseph Proudhon, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: BFF 75: El Toro Jr. vs. Trump     
Date:   Jun 15, 2019

Coming up we have a light heavyweight MMA rules bout between Bull Mfer (ranked 1755 p4p, 233 weight class) and Schael Walker (ranked 1781 p4p, 234 weight class). Man, I cannot wait for this one!

189 cm
23
218 lbs
10 - 4 - 1
190 cm
22
220 lbs
5 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
Lethal high kicks
Granite chin
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Heavy handed

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 2 rounds, in the light heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 4 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of London, Bull Mfer!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Schael Walker!
The judges for this bout are Taro Takaoka, Yasuomi Hirokawa and Yuuki Gou.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Mfer moves away from the strike by Walker.
Mfer is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Walker.
Mfer tries to clinch but Walker is having none of it.
Walker throws a lazy right hand but Mfer sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Mfer moves out of range as Walker strikes.
Walker moves out of range of the strikes.
Walker closes the distance and lands a one-two.
Walker misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Mfer.
Walker takes one on the button.
Schael Walker seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.

Mfer moves into range and clinches up with Walker.
Walker has had enough of the clinch but Mfer keeps him there for the moment.
Mfer lands with a right to the head.
Mfer blocks an uppercut.
A short body shot lands from Walker as the two fighters clinch.
Walker wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Mfer lands with a right to the head.
This has been an exciting period of action!
With the fighters up against the ropes, Walker throws an elbow but misses.
Mfer taking a breather.
Mfer misses with a punch to the body.
Mfer prevents Walker from breaking the clinch.
Mfer gets through Walker's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Mfer misses with some punches.
Mfer tries to stall but Walker uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Walker blocks an uppercut.
A right hook to the body lands for Mfer.
Mfer stalling.
A hook to the body from Mfer.
Walker fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Walker tries to land knees in the clinch but Mfer avoids the damage to the body.
Mfer blocks a body shot from Walker.
Mfer is leaning against Walker and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Walker looks winded!
Walker misses with some punches.
Mfer lands a left hand.
A short right from Mfer.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Mfer.
Mfer lands a left hand.
Mfer is stalling here. The referee will be looking to step in if he doesn't pick up the pace.
Mfer is working Walker over against the ropes.

Mfer breaks from the clinch.
Walker slips under a jab from Mfer.
Mfer scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Walker doesn't seem bothered though.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Mfer turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Mfer tries a head kick but it misses.
Decent striking displayed by Mfer there.
A telegraphed right hand from Mfer misses the target.
Walker looks to score with a jab to the body but Mfer is just out of range.
Walker slips under a jab.
Walker throws a shot from downtown. Mfer moves away and avoids it.
Mfer bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Mfer throws the left hand but Walker avoids the punch easily.
Walker throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Walker misses with a hook
and Mfer connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Walker uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Mfer.
Mfer looks for the body kick but Walker saw that one coming.
A looping hook to the body misses from Walker. Mfer does a little dance to reset his feet.
Walker staying out of range there.
Mfer jabs at Walker's body.

Mfer lands a big head kick that sends Walker tumbling to the mat! Mfer takes a step backwards and waves Walker back to his feet - he wants the finish!

Walker is rocked!
Walker moves away from the strike by Mfer.
Walker is still on wobbly legs! Can Mfer finish him?

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Mfer cracks Walker with a hook to the temple - Walker is on wobbly legs here! Mfer swarms him with hook after hook, landing with each one! Walker falls to the canvas face first and the referee dives in to stop the fight! Mfer wins by TKO!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:07 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Punches). Bull Mfer!
Bull Mfer took to the microphone after his victory and thanked his sponsors, Arcticus University: London for their support in the buildup to the fight.
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Event: FNF Carnage     
Date:   Jun 07, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Phol Boxaaja (ranked 175 p4p, 25 weight class) and CJ Johnson (ranked 1785 p4p, 222 weight class). Johnson is bobbing his head along to his entrance song: Relentless - Slayer. Well, the cameraman is lingering on a pretty young lady for a bit too long there. Keep your eyes on the prize buddy or you'll miss the fighter intros!

180 cm
22
188 lbs
13 - 0 - 0
183 cm
23
200 lbs
7 - 4 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the middleweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 13 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Phol Boxaaja!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 7 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Sydney, CJ Johnson!
The judges for this bout are Colin Fotheringham, James Ackerman and Chris Edwards.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nice defenses there by Boxaaja.
Johnson with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Boxaaja to score with a decent uppercut.
Boxaaja takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Johnson throws out a powerful jab.
Johnson throws a body punch but Boxaaja moves out of range.
Johnson misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Boxaaja.
Johnson with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Boxaaja looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Johnson dodges the punch combination from Boxaaja.
Johnson takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Johnson moves out of range as Boxaaja strikes.
Johnson let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Johnson darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
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!
Boxaaja looks to score with a jab to the body but Johnson is just out of range.

Boxaaja changes levels and drives through with a really nice takedown into side control. Johnson looks really pissed at himself for not defending that better.
Boxaaja is looking to take a break and control but Johnson is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.

Boxaaja goes for an armbar! This could be all over! Wait, no, Johnson rolls with the submission and now he's on top in Boxaaja's guard! Nice work there by Johnson!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Johnson controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling.

Boxaaja throws his legs up looking to secure a triangle. Oh, that looks pretty tight, I gotta say! Johnson escapes and throws Boxaaja's legs to the side, diving into side control!
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Boxaaja is looking to regain half guard here but Johnson keeps moving and retains side control.
Boxaaja can't do much from the bottom here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Well. There's a bit of a lull in the action here and the crowd are starting to get restless.
Johnson controls the position.
Boxaaja is looking to regain half guard here but Johnson keeps moving and retains side control.
Boxaaja 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.
Boxaaja is working hard here to advance position.
Boxaaja struggling a bit here.
Johnson wants to lay and pray for a moment but Boxaaja keeps working.
Johnson looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Boxaaja is looking for a sweep.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Boxaaja struggling a bit here.

Johnson decides to stand back up.
Johnson throws a jab but it's blocked by Boxaaja.
Boxaaja went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Johnson is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Boxaaja.
Boxaaja ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
CJ Johnson is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Some wild striking there from Boxaaja.
Boxaaja tries to clinch up
and Johnson cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Johnson throws a sloppy body shot
and Johnson takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Nice uppercut lands for Johnson. That snapped Boxaaja's head back.
Johnson throws a body shot but no joy.
Boxaaja scores with a nice head shot.
A slow jab from Johnson misses its intended target.
Boxaaja has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Johnson misses with a body shot.
Some wild striking there from Johnson.
Boxaaja is looking to counter the offense by Johnson and move into the clinch.
Johnson takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
A jab from Johnson finds it's way through Boxaaja's defenses.
Johnson throws a sloppy head kick
and Boxaaja counters with a nice body shot.
Johnson lands a head shot.
Johnson swings away with a body shot that misses
enabling Boxaaja to counter with a crisp jab.
Boxaaja shoots in and drives through. Johnson sprawls well.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

CJ Johnson dominated that round.
That's time! Boxaaja's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Boxaaja digs a good body shot into Johnson's ribs.
Boxaaja showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Johnson.
Boxaaja misses with a two punch combination.
Johnson connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Boxaaja's hands.
The fighters circle momentarily. Johnson darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Johnson misses with a left hand
and Boxaaja counters with a left to the body.
A jab from Johnson misses.
Boxaaja slips a jab from Johnson.
A good leg kick by Johnson.
Johnson has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Johnson moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Johnson lunges at Boxaaja with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Boxaaja's hand.
Boxaaja cracks Johnson with an open hand slap.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Boxaaja lands with a right hand.
Johnson ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Boxaaja moves away.
Johnson rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Boxaaja counters with a nice uppercut.

Johnson is rocked!
Boxaaja cracks Johnson with a big right hand that sees him stumbling back against the cage! Johnson falls to his knees and Boxaaja doesn't need a second invitatation - he rushes in and fires off several unanswered shots that force the referee to stop the fight! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:59 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Phol Boxaaja!
Phol Boxaaja retains his middleweight title!
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Event: Skrap Fights 53     
Date:   Jun 07, 2019

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Yasol Kim (ranked 22639 p4p, 400 weight class) and Buakaw Banchamek (ranked 2694 p4p, 259 weight class). Banchamek is bobbing his head along to his entrance song: Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the ring.

175 cm
22
155 lbs
0 - 1 - 0
174 cm
30
150 lbs
9 - 7 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent MT
Granite chin
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 0 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Yasol Kim!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 9 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Sydney, Buakaw Banchamek!
The judges for this bout are Gwen Towbar, Wesley Smith and Chris Downing.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Banchamek is looking to clinch.
A little feinted left hand from Kim on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.

Banchamek gets in close and instigates a clinch.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.

Banchamek has Kim up against the ropes in a clinch.
Kim has had enough of the clinch but Banchamek keeps him there for the moment.
Kim lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Banchamek.
Banchamek tries to land knees in the clinch but Kim avoids the damage to the body.
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.
A head punch on the inside from Banchamek fails to land.
A head punch on the inside from Kim fails to land.
Kim blocking some punches.
Banchamek lands a nice elbow.
Banchamek with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Banchamek lands an elbow just above Kim 's eye.

It looks like Yasol Kim has been cut.
Banchamek lands a good knee to the midsection. Kim won't want to take too many of those.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Banchamek.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Kim struggles to land a body shot inside as Banchamek controls his hands.
Kim tries to break the clinch but Banchamek is controlling the position.
Kim blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.

Kim manages to break the clinch.
Kim looks to score with a jab to the body but Banchamek is just out of range.
Banchamek is looking to clinch but Kim is avoiding it.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Banchamek moves into range and clinches up with Kim.
With the fighters up against the ropes, Banchamek throws an elbow but misses.
Kim blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Kim trying to control the position but instead, Banchamek has worked for underhooks and has pushed Kim into the ropes.
Kim swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Kim is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the ropes.
Banchamek connects with a nasty looking knee right to Kim's face.
Banchamek throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Kim lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the ropes.
Banchamek goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Kim doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A nice left hand lands by Kim.
Banchamek creates a bit of distance and throws an elbow that only just misses.
Kim lands a left hand that snaps the head of Banchamek backwards.

Kim breaks from the clinch.

Banchamek fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Kim, pushing him back against the ropes.
Kim on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Banchamek pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the ropes.

Kim breaks the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Banchamek tries to clinch up.

Banchamek moves into the clinch successfully.
Kim is trying to break free.
Kim lands with a light punch inside.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Banchamek moves in looking to clinch but Kim pushes him off.
Banchamek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Banchamek tries to clinch up.
Kim scores with the left hand. Banchamek knows he should have avoided that one.
Banchamek steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Kim.

Banchamek gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Kim takes an elbow to the forehead.

Kim breaks the clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch but Kim swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Kim was looking to counter that last move with a shot to the body but he didn't commit.
Banchamek avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Kim throws a head kick that misses.
Kim circles away from the clinch attempt
and Kim counters with a lovely straight right hand!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek moves to clinch but Kim breaks away
and Kim cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Kim connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Banchamek tries to clinch up but Kim circles away and keeps his distance.
A telegraphed right hand from Kim misses the target.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch but Kim swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
A telegraphed right hand from Kim misses the target.
Banchamek displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Kim throws out the jab.
Kim ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Banchamek moves away.
Banchamek uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Kim.
Banchamek looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
A looping hook to the body misses from Kim. Banchamek does a little dance to reset his feet.

The fight moves into the clinch position.

Kim breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Kim scores with a decent looking hook.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Kim was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.

Banchamek closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the ropes.
Banchamek is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Kim is defending well for now.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek misses with an elbow strike.
Banchamek pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the ropes.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Banchamek looks to throw an elbow but misses.

Kim's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Banchamek wants to clinch but Kim slips to the side
and Kim cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Kim connects with a right hand. Banchamek shakes it off.
Kim misses with a hook. Banchamek ducked under it nicely.
A head kick misses from Kim.

Banchamek has managed to clinch.
Banchamek throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Kim blocks it with crossed arms.
Kim lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Kim gets through Banchamek's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Kim working aggressively here.
Kim tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Banchamek's elbow.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Banchamek.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Kim misses with the head strike.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
An inside leg kick from Kim misses.
Banchamek throws a big counter head kick but Kim avoids it with no problem.

Banchamek clinches.
Banchamek misses with a knee strike.
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 Yasol Kim will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Yasol Kim's cut.
That's time! Back to the action!


Banchamek tries to clinch there but Kim circles away.
Kim seem to be loading up, looking for a big counter.
Banchamek tries to grapple but his opponent circles
and Kim counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Kim swats away the attempt to clinch by Banchamek.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Kim tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Banchamek is able to avoid easily.
Banchamek tries to clinch there but Kim circles away.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.

Banchamek rushes Kim and pushes him back against the ropes in a clinch.
Banchamek tries to land knees in the clinch but Kim avoids the damage to the body.
Kim pushes Banchamek back against the ropes and lands a hook to the side of the head.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Banchamek looks to throw an elbow but misses.
Kim 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.
Banchamek makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Nice body punch from Kim.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Banchamek.
Kim takes an elbow to the temple.
Kim tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Banchamek struggles to land a body shot inside as Kim controls his hands.
Kim working some nice short punches in the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Banchamek misses with a short punch on the inside.
Banchamek tries to land a knee to the head but Kim blocks with his arms.
Kim lands a hook to the side of the head.
A knee to the head by Banchamek.
Banchamek's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Kim pushes Banchamek back against the ropes and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Kim prevents a body shot from Banchamek.
Banchamek lands an elbow inside that Kim shrugs off.

Kim breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Banchamek is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Banchamek is pinned up against the ropes taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Banchamek is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch
and Kim counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Banchamek staying out of range there.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch but Kim swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Banchamek is looking to clinch but Kim is avoiding it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Kim. Kim obviously looking to wear him down.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Kim.
Kim blocks an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Banchamek misses with a body punch.
Banchamek is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Kim is defending well for now.

Kim escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Kim throws a hook to the side of Banchamek's head but Banchamek sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.

Banchamek fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Kim, pushing him back against the ropes.
Kim wants to break free. God knows he wants to breaaaak freeee.
Banchamek misses with an elbow strike.
Banchamek missing with knees to the body.
Banchamek tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Kim avoids it.
Kim dodges an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Still in the clinch, Kim scores with a nice short uppercut.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Kim looks to land a right hand but Banchamek moved out of range.
A telegraphed right hand from Kim misses the target.
Buakaw Banchamek is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Kim throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Kim connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Kim waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Banchamek.
Kim throws the kick towards the body but Banchamek avoids it.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Banchamek closes the distance looking to clinch
and Kim counters with a stiff right hand.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Yasol Kim is winning the standup battle so far.

Banchamek has managed to clinch.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Banchamek moves out of range of the strikes.

Banchamek moves into the clinch successfully.
Banchamek looks to throw an elbow but misses.
A body shot lands from Kim.
Kim lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Banchamek creates a bit of distance and throws an elbow that only just misses.
Banchamek pushes off an throws an elbow but Kim leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the ropes.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kim tries to throw a body punch but Banchamek avoids it by throwing Kim back against the ropes.
Buakaw Banchamek seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Banchamek pushes off an throws an elbow but Kim leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the ropes.
Banchamek blocks an uppercut.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Banchamek throws an elbow that misses.
Kim pushes Banchamek back against the ropes and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Kim tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Banchamek's elbow.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Banchamek blocks the body kick.
Kim stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Banchamek moves to clinch but Kim breaks away
letting Kim counter with a right hand.
Kim takes a swing at Banchamek's ribcage but misses.
Kim throws a low kick, looking for Banchamek's leg but Banchamek calmly moves out of range.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.

Banchamek rushes Kim and presses him up against the ropes.
Kim tries to work over Banchamek's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Banchamek pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the ropes.
Kim digs a right hand underneath Banchamek's ribcage. Banchamek let out a lung full of air as it connected.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Yasol Kim dominated that second round.
The cut man is working on Yasol Kim'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. This is the final round!


Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Kim missing with a left hand there. Banchamek was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Banchamek wants to clinch
and Kim counters with a stiff right hand.
Kim lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Kim throws a hook but Banchamek avoids it easily.
Banchamek tries to clinch up but Kim circles away and keeps his distance.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Banchamek tries to clinch up but Kim circles away and keeps his distance.
An attempted straight right counter from Kim misses the target.
Kim misses with a kick to the body.

Banchamek moves into the clinch.
Banchamek is trying to wear down his opponent with knees to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Kim lands with a right to the head.
Banchamek misses with a hook to the ribs.
Banchamek goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Banchamek misses with a short punch on the inside.
Banchamek throws a knee to the head but misses.
Banchamek with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Banchamek pushes off an throws an elbow but Kim leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the ropes.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Banchamek gets an overhook and lands an elbow to the side of the head.
Kim lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
With the fighters clinched against the ropes, Kim creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Banchamek prevents a body shot from Kim.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Kim lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Banchamek fails in his attempt to clinch.
Kim thinks about countering with a body kick.
Banchamek takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.
Banchamek tries to clinch up but Kim circles away and keeps his distance.
Kim swings for the body but Banchamek moves out of range.
Kim 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.

Banchamek gets in close and instigates a clinch.
Banchamek creates a bit of space for himself and sneaks an elbow through Kim's defenses.
A short body shot lands from Banchamek as the two fighters clinch.
Kim blocks a punch to the side of the head.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Banchamek pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the ropes.
Banchamek keeps control of Kim as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.
Kim misses with a short punch on the inside.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kim wants to stall.
A left hand lands to the body for Kim.
Kim throws a head punch that misses.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Banchamek.
Kim avoids the elbow strike from Banchamek, against the ropes.
Banchamek has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
Kim avoiding damage as Banchamek throws knees to the body.
Kim lands a nice uppercut.
Kim is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Banchamek can do to turn this around?
Kim lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Kim is looking to control Banchamek's arms but Banchamek gets an underhook and turns him. Now Kim has his back to the ropes.
Kim blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Banchamek comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Kim lands a left hand.
Banchamek misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Kim.

Kim breaks the clinch.
The fighters circling - Kim throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Banchamek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Kim swats away the attempt to clinch by Banchamek.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Kim.
Banchamek wants to clinch up but Kim keeps it at a distance.
Kim misses with a jab, cross combination.
Banchamek tries to clinch up against the ropes, rushing in to close the distance. Kim manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Kim appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch but Kim swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Buakaw Banchamek has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Kim circles away from the clinch attempt.
Banchamek moves in looking to clinch but Kim pushes him off.
Banchamek doesn't manage to clinch there - Kim circles away.
Kim throws a series of punches but Banchamek avoids them all with ease.
The fight stays on the outside here - Banchamek looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Banchamek throws a head kick that looked like it stung.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Banchamek clinches.
Kim tries to throw a body punch but Banchamek avoids it by throwing Kim back against the ropes.
Banchamek misses with a hook from the clinch.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Banchamek checks the leg kick nicely there.
Banchamek tries to clinch there but Kim circles away.
Kim dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Banchamek wants to clinch.
Kim blocks a head kick by Banchamek.
Banchamek doesn't manage to clinch there - Kim circles away.
Kim checks the leg kick.
Banchamek is looking to clinch.
Banchamek wants to clinch but Kim slips to the side
and Kim makes him pay by landing a thudding low kick.
Nice uppercut there from Kim.
Banchamek throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Kim throws a big counter combination but Banchamek scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
Banchamek dips down and scores with a jab to the body.

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

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Gwen Towbar scores the fight for Yasol Kim!
Judge Wesley Smith scores the fight for Yasol Kim!
Judge Chris Downing scores the fight for Yasol Kim!

Yasol Kim wins by unanimous decision!

Yasol Kim decided to thank the fans in attendance for making a great atmosphere. It seemed to go down pretty well.
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RATING
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Event: IFA 135lbs Round 1     
Date:   May 31, 2019

Coming up we have a bantamweight MMA rules bout between Darren Dixon (ranked 6199 p4p, 222 weight class) and Murha Puro (ranked 3272 p4p, 151 weight class). Both fighters will be looking to make this an exciting fight for the fans, I'm sure!

169 cm
19
145 lbs
0 - 1 - 0
162 cm
19
135 lbs
1 - 0 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent MT
Big right hand
BJJ Blue Belt
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the bantamweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 0 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Darren Dixon!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Murha Puro!
The judges for this bout are Daniel Blasius, Paulsen Ambrosius and Patrick Alders.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Dixon shoots in for a takedown but Puro shows good takedown defense there and keeps this one on the feet.
Nice uppercut lands for Dixon. That snapped Puro's head back.
A jab from Dixon misses.
Puro has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Dixon slips a jab from Puro.
Puro looks to land a right hand but Dixon moved out of range.
Dixon shoots for a double leg takedown but Puro sprawls well. He's pushed Dixon's face into the mat and manages to get back to his feet relatively easily.
Puro walks into a stiff left hand from Dixon.
Decent striking displayed by Dixon there.
Puro throws a hook but Dixon blocks it.
Dixon slips under a jab.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Puro scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
A telegraphed right hand from Puro misses the target.
Puro misses with an uppercut. Dixon saw that one coming.
Puro defending well as Dixon loads up on a big left hand.
Puro walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Dixon is using his height advantage well here, landing a good percentage of his punches.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Puro throws a jab but it's blocked by Dixon.
Dixon slips under a jab.
Puro misses with a body shot.
Dixon is looking to counter punch.
Puro connects with a looping right hand.
Dixon misses with a hook. Puro ducked under it nicely.
Murha Puro seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Dixon lunges at Puro with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Puro's hand.
Some wild striking there from Puro.
Dixon scores with a hook.
Dixon keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Puro.
It looked like Dixon wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Puro throws a jab when Dixon was well out of range.
Dixon throwing a counter right hand but Puro manages to avoid it.
Dixon uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Puro.
Dixon avoids the body shot from Puro.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Dixon dips to his left and cracks Puro with an uppercut!
Puro misses the jab.
Dixon definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Dixon scores with a jab. Puro acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Dixon throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Puro takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Dixon cracks Puro with a right hand to the side of the head.
Puro is really struggling to land any decent head shots against his taller opponent.
A punch combination from Puro misses.
Puro defending well as Dixon loads up on a big left hand.
Puro is looking for the big counter here.
Puro misses with a looping right.
It looked like Dixon wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Puro throws a jab but it's blocked by Dixon.
Puro walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Dixon takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Puro with a hook.
Jab by Dixon.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Puro attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Puro throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Puro throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Dixon throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Puro thows a body kick. Dixon tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Dixon throws a looping overhand right but Puro ducks down to avoid it.
Puro throws a leg kick
and Dixon counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Puro changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Dixon misses with a looping right.
Dixon throws a looping overhand right but Puro ducks down to avoid it.
Dixon is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Puro rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
enabling Dixon to counter with a crisp jab.
Puro misses with an uppercut
and Dixon connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Puro looks for the body kick but Dixon saw that one coming.
Dixon is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.

Puro clinches up with Dixon and pushes him back against the cage.

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!
Puro scores with a nice hook to the head.

Dixon successfully pulls guard.
Puro sneaks a leg through and gets to half guard. That was like a knife through butter how easily he passed Dixon's guard.
Dixon wants to control but Puro is keeping busy.
Dixon regains full guard. Nicely done.

Dixon is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

Dixon is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Puro is aware though and is defending well.

Dixon working for a triangle but Puro defends it easily.

Dixon looking for submissions off his back, moving his hips, looking for an opening.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Dixon uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Puro.
Puro looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Dixon uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Dixon throws an off balance right hand
and Puro counters with a straight right hand.
Murha Puro seems to be getting the better of the standup.
A slow jab from Puro misses its intended target.
Puro throws a hook but Dixon blocks it.
Dixon swings widly with a right hand
and Puro counters with a straight right hand.
Dixon connects with a looping right hand.
Dixon slips under a jab.
Puro uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Dixon.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Dixon misses with an uppercut.
Dixon moves out of range as Puro strikes.
Dixon takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
Puro misses with a left hand
and Dixon counters with a nice uppercut.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Puro changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Dixon throws a hook to the side of Puro's head but Puro sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Puro throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Puro throws a leg kick but Dixon checks it.
Dixon throwing a counter right hand but Puro manages to avoid it.
Puro just misses with a punch to the body.
Puro throws a looping overhand right but Dixon ducks down to avoid it.
Puro ducks under a wild hook from Dixon.
Dixon catches Puro with a nice straight right. He seems pissed - ooooh, it's on now! On like donkey kong!
Puro keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Dixon throws the left hand but Puro avoids the punch easily.
Murha Puro is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Puro throws an overhand right that lands on Dixon's shoulder, as Dixon tries to avoid the shot.
Puro steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Dixon.
Puro swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Puro throws a lazy right hand but Dixon sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Dixon moves out of range as Puro strikes.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Puro misses with a wild body shot.
Puro misses with a left hand
and Dixon counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.

Dixon closes the distance and after a bit of a stuggle, scores a takedown into Puro's guard.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Dixon trying to control but Puro is working from the bottom.
Dixon tries to free his leg and advance position but Puro is retaining full guard.

The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Dixon drops back looking for a heel hook - he quickly realises he's not going to get it but Puro manages to dive on top of him before he can escape and now Dixon has Puro in his guard.


Dixon is working actively off his back, looking to secure an arm or perhaps work for a triangle.

Dixon looking for submissions from the bottom but instead Puro passes into side control.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Dixon gets one leg under and gets the fight to half guard.

Dixon looking for submissions from an awkward position here.

Dixon is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Puro pulls his head out easily.

Dixon is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Puro pulls his head out easily.

Dixon actively working from the bottom here.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.
Puro is taking a breather. Dixon says something to him but it's hard to make out. Perhaps he's telling him to get on with it and actually do something.

Puro moves into side control, avoiding a weak kimura attempt from Dixon.
Dixon is looking to reverse the position.
Dixon is trying to work for a sweep but Puro has mounted him!
Puro controlling his opponent.
Dixon is working to get back to half guard.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Murha Puro showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! Let's get this one finished - here comes the final round!


Dixon checks a leg kick.
Dixon walks into a left hand.
Dixon cracks Puro with a right hand to the side of the head.
Puro explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Puro misses with a hook.
Dixon blocks a jab.
An attempted straight right counter from Dixon misses the target.
Puro throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Dixon connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Puro throws an off balance right hand
and Dixon counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Dixon throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Dixon moves out of range of the body kick.
Dixon throwing a counter right hand but Puro manages to avoid it.
Dixon slips a jab from Puro.
Puro keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Dixon.
Puro slips under a jab.
Puro has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Puro fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Dixon manages to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A combination from Puro does no damage.
A swing and a miss from Dixon.
Puro throws a hook to the side of Dixon's head but Dixon sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Dixon works the jab nicely.
Dixon lands with a right hand.
Puro takes a jab right on the kisser.
Puro defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Dixon.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Dixon.
Puro throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Puro. Dixon shrugs it off though.
Dixon throws a hook but Puro blocks it.
Dixon checks the leg kick nicely there.
Dixon looks for a takedown but Puro sprawls well.
Darren Dixon has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Dixon avoids the head kick by Puro.
Dixon throws a lazy right hand but Puro sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Nice shot by Dixon.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Puro has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Puro there as he acknowledges the shot.
Puro tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.
Dixon has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Puro finds it's way round the side to connect with Dixon's head.
Puro waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Dixon.
Dixon misses with a straight left.
Puro doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Dixon displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Puro throws out the jab.
A big right from Puro misses.
Puro pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Dixon swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Puro misses.
Dixon was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Puro throws a leg kick
and Puro takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Puro misses with a straight left.
Dixon avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Dixon moves forwards but Puro connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Dixon misses with a looping right.
Puro is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Dixon with a body shot.
Puro moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Dixon keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Puro.
Puro looks to throw the jab but Dixon is out of range.
Dixon feinted with a counter takedown.
Puro staying out of range there.
A big right from Puro misses.
Puro tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Dixon was well out of range. Poor timing from Puro.
Dixon blocks a jab.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Puro misses the jab.
Puro looks to land a left hand but Dixon moved out of range nicely.
Puro throws an off balance right hand
and Dixon counters with a stiff right hand.
Puro misses with a low kick.
Dixon throws an overhand right that lands on Puro's shoulder, as Puro tries to avoid the shot.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Puro swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Dixon loads up on a big right hand but Puro slips the punch.
A left lands for Dixon.
Dixon throws a right hand that misses
and Puro counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
Puro throws an off balance right hand
and Dixon counters with a straight right hand.
Dixon defending well as Puro loads up on a big left hand.
Dixon moves away from the strike by Puro.
Dixon jabbing away but nothing is landing.

And that's the end of the fight!
I would just about give that final round to Murha Puro.
Well Puro has outworked and out performed his opponent in all aspects of the game today. He was simply too good and the decision should be no more than a formality. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Daniel Blasius scores the fight 28:30
Judge Paulsen Ambrosius scores the fight 27:30
Judge Patrick Alders scores the fight 28:30

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Murha Puro!
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pop
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FIGHT
RATING
56%

 

Event: FARTMMA 39     
Date:   May 31, 2019

Coming up we have a heavyweight MMA rules bout between Pauke Murhapuro (ranked 2423 p4p, 238 weight class) and Paul Bunyon (ranked 4114 p4p, 321 weight class). Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

192 cm
20
235 lbs
3 - 2 - 0
200 cm
27
275 lbs
1 - 2 - 0
Powerful takedowns
Excellent boxer
Granite chin
BJJ White Belt
Excellent MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 3 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Pauke Murhapuro!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 1 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Paul Bunyon!
The judges for this bout are Josh West, Chris Saunders and Jeff Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Murhapuro scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Bunyon doesn't seem bothered though.
Murhapuro lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.

It looks like Paul Bunyon has been cut.
Murhapuro throws a sloppy body shot
and Bunyon cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
A cross from Bunyon lands.
Murhapuro throws a sloppy head kick and Bunyon moves out of range easily.
We've been hearing reports that Murhapuro has been drilling takedowns in recent sessions so let's see if that has an impact on the result of this fight.
Murhapuro looks to throw a body kick
and Bunyon counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Murhapuro thinking.
The fighters circling - Bunyon throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Murhapuro throws a combination that misses
and Bunyon counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Bunyon avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
A countering left hand to the body from Bunyon misses.
Murhapuro lands a jab to the nose.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Bunyon lands a really nice looking cross but Murhapuro seems unphased.
Murhapuro misses with a low kick as Bunyon jumps back.
Murhapuro lands with a good body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Bunyon misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhapuro.
Bunyon waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Murhapuro.
Paul Bunyon is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Murhapuro tries to bum rush Bunyon with a series of wild strikes but Bunyon uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Murhapuro needs to keep his hands up - Bunyon had a free shot at his head there.
Bunyon on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Murhapuro. Murhapuro obviously looking to wear him down.
Pauke Murhapuro seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Bunyon misses with an uppercut

and Murhapuro counters with a nice double leg into guard.
Murhapuro won't allow Bunyon to get back to his feet.

Murhapuro drops back looking for a leg! Bunyon is in trouble here! The fighters roll with the hold and Bunyon manages to kick Murhapuro off! Murhapuro jumps back into Bunyon's guard.
Murhapuro tries to free his leg and advance position but Bunyon is retaining full guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Bunyon wants to stand and escape but Murhapuro is having none of it.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Murhapuro is trying to work a guillotine from the top, or something like that? Don't know how he thinks he's going to get a finish from there.
Murhapuro trying to control but Bunyon is working from the bottom.
Murhapuro stays in close to Bunyon's body and controls the position.
Murhapuro advances to half guard.
Bunyon really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Murhapuro. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.

Murhapuro is looking for a kimura. It's going to be difficult to finish that from half guard though and Bunyon defends it well.
This has been an exciting period of action!

Murhapuro is trying a forearm choke… I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.

Murhapuro is trying to work for a kimura but Bunyon is defending well.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhapuro is thwarting Bunyon's attempts to control the position.

Murhapuro looking for a kimura but he'll have to free his other leg if he wants to finish that. Perhaps he's just using it as a distraction technique.

Murhapuro is working for submissions here but there's nothing on.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.

Murhapuro is thinking about going for an arm triangle but he can't free his leg.

Murhapuro is looking for a kimura here.

Murhapuro is thinking about going for an arm triangle but he can't free his leg.
Bunyon looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.

Murhapuro is working for a kimura but Bunyon is defending it quite comfortably.

Murhapuro has hold of the far side arm. He's working for the Kimura, can Bunyon defend it? Murhapuro steps over the head and cranks it - Bunyon is tapping out! That was textbook stuff right there - nice submission victory for Murhapuro!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:58 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Kimura). Pauke Murhapuro!
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G S C G energy
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hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
38%

 

Event: FARTMMA 38     
Date:   May 25, 2019

Coming up we have a super heavyweight MMA rules bout between Furnum Pullum (ranked 654 p4p, 28 weight class) and Ispa Murhapuro (ranked 1293 p4p, 68 weight class). Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

150 cm
27
300 lbs
8 - 1 - 0
212 cm
19
300 lbs
4 - 0 - 0
Powerful takedowns
Counter fighter
Granite chin
Good wrestler
Decent boxing
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the super heavyweight 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 Los Angeles, Furnum Pullum!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 4 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Ispa Murhapuro!
The judges for this bout are Micheangelo Fripello, Ryoma Takatsuka and Colin Fray.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Pullum needs to keep his hands up - Murhapuro had a free shot at his head there.

It looks like Furnum Pullum has been cut.
Pullum closes this distance looking for a takedown but Murhapuro circles away.
Pullum fakes high and shoots in for a takedown but Murhapuro avoids it really well and circles away.
Horrible takedown attempt by Pullum or perhaps it was just good defense by Murhapuro, which made it look bad.
Murhapuro swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Furnum Pullum. That's going to take a lot out of him.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Pullum gets a clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Murhapuro's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Murhapuro cracks Pullum with an open hand slap.
A swing and a miss from Murhapuro.
Murhapuro is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Pullum.

Pullum feints and as Murhapuro raises his hands in defense, Pullum changes levels and drives through with a takedown into guard.
Pullum might be looking to lock onto one of his opponent's long limbs for a submission, whilst we're on the ground.
Murhapuro seems keen to control Pullum's posture.

Pullum postures up as if he's going to throw some strikes but drops back for an ankle! Murhapuro is in big trouble! He looks ready to tap! But no, he's escaped and dives on top of Pullum, into his guard.

Pullum controls Murhapuro momentarily but Murhapuro frees himself.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Pullum has his foot on Murhapuro's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Murhapuro works his way back into a safe position though.
Murhapuro trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Murhapuro preventing the sweep.
Murhapuro must be cautious of submissions here, given that his opponent has the superior Jiu Jitsu.
Murhapuro looking to control the position here, rather than advance.

Pullum is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Murhapuro is aware though and is defending well.

Pullum looking for a guillotine here but Murhapuro defends easily.
Murhapuro controls the pace of the fight for a moment.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Pullum working from the bottom, still in full guard. He's managed to get a loose triangle. Murhapuro doesn't seem to be doing much to defend here, obviously he feels comfortable in the position. Murhapuro manages to throw the legs off his shoulder and he's back into guard - no problem.
Murhapuro controls from within his opponent's guard.
Murhapuro won't allow Pullum to sweep him here.

Pullum is looking for a triangle but Murhapuro pushes his legs off easily.

Pullum is looking for a triangle here but Murhapuro uses the submission attempt to pass into side control.
Pullum is trying to improve his position.
My spies in Gymi inform me that Murhapuro has been getting involved in the gym's BJJ sparring sessions. Let's see whether that pays dividends!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
There's not a lot going on here and the crowd are letting the fighters know they're not willing to tolerate a lack of action.
A lull in the action here as Murhapuro stalls from top position.
Pullum is trying to improve his position.
We've been hearing good reports from Pullum's training camp. Apparently he has been rolling around with some good quality BJJ practitioners and has been sharpening his skills. Let's see if that has an impact on the fight today.
Pullum is trying to control Murhapuro's posture but Murhapuro avoids it.
Pullum gets back to half guard.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!

Pullum looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.
Murhapuro really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Pullum. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.
Murhapuro wants to free his trapped foot but Pullum is holding on for dear life with his legs.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ispa Murhapuro dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Furnum Pullum's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Murhapuro connects with a crisp jab.
Pullum wants to clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Pullum tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Murhapuro paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Murhapuro throws a hook to the side of Pullum's head but Pullum sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Pullum jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhapuro connects with a jab.
Pullum fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Pullum uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Murhapuro.
Pullum tries to clinch up.
Murhapuro defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Pullum.
Pullum misses with a looping right.
Murhapuro looks like he wants to counter punch here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhapuro looks to throw the jab but Pullum is out of range.
Pullum is looking to take this fight into the clinch.

Pullum shoots in and bounces Murhapuro off the cage to secure the takedown into guard.
Pullum stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Murhapuro swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Murhapuro controlling Pullum's posture.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pullum looking to pass the guard.
We get told so often about how wrestlers don't like to be on their backs. Let's see if Murhapuro can do anything to dispel that myth.
Murhapuro has control of Pullum's left arm, preventing Pullum from doing any damage.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Murhapuro working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Pullum.
Pullum trying to control the position from guard on top but Murhapuro is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Pullum throws a big right hand that misses.
Murhapuro keeping moving, preventing Pullum from controlling successfully.
Murhapuro has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
We may be looking at a referee standup if the pace doesn't pick up soon.
Pullum stopping the sweep attempt from Murhapuro.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Pullum is taking a break and basically stalling. The referee will not allow him to do that for long.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Pullum fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Furnum Pullum. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Murhapuro fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Pullum on the side of the head.
Murhapuro leaves Pullum with his face pressed against the mat as he sprawls beautifully, defending against a solid takedown attempt.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Pullum doesn't succeed with the takedown
and Murhapuro counters with a lovely straight right hand!
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ispa Murhapuro showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The cut man is working on Furnum Pullum's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Pullum misses with a takedown attempt
letting Murhapuro counter with a right hand.
Pullum on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Pullum closes the distance and clinches up with Murhapuro, looking for a takedown. Pullum pushes Murhapuro against the cage but Murhapuro circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.
Pullum takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Pullum is looking to clinch.
A countering left hand to the body from Murhapuro misses.
Murhapuro might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhapuro scores with a crisp jab that stopped Pullum in his tracks.

Furnum Pullum's cut is getting worse.
Murhapuro throws a lazy right hand but Pullum sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Murhapuro scores with a jab to the head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Pullum misses with a takedown attempt
letting Murhapuro counter with a right hand.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Furnum Pullum. That's going to take a lot out of him.

Murhapuro moves into range and throws a big uppercut. OH! Pullum goes down! Can Murhapuro finish him!?
Pullum is looking to sweep but instead, Murhapuro has passed into half guard.
Pullum trying to hold on to Murhapuro's head to control him but Murhapuro postures up.
The referee calls for the fighters to work.
Murhapuro has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Pullum is looking to improve his position.

Pullum looking for submissions off his back.
Pullum is trying to get back to full guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.

Murhapuro looking for a kimura but he'll have to free his other leg if he wants to finish that. Perhaps he's just using it as a distraction technique.
Murhapuro prevents Pullum from improving his position.
Pullum has no desire to be mounted, so is trying to control. Murhapuro is working away from the top position though.
Murhapuro seems content to maintain position for now, rather than mounting any offense.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pullum makes his way to full guard. A much better position for Pullum.

Pullum is looking for a triangle but Murhapuro pushes his legs off easily.
Murhapuro is intent on slowing down the pace of the fight, simply looking to control.

Pullum looking for submissions off his back, moving his hips, looking for an opening.
Murhapuro won't allow Pullum to sweep him here.

Pullum looking for submissions from the bottom but instead Murhapuro passes into side control.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Pullum is letting Murhapuro control him for a moment.
Pullum wants to control but Murhapuro postures up.
Pullum is trying to escape the position but Murhapuro is controlling the position.
Pullum is looking for a sweep.
Murhapuro controlling the position from side mount.
Pullum can't do much from the bottom here.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Pullum tries to improve position but can't.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Ispa Murhapuro really dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Furnum Pullum's cut.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Murhapuro punishes Pullum's body with a nice straight punch.
A left lands for Murhapuro.
Pullum fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
A little jabbing left from Murhapuro on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Pullum shoots in but no luck this time.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Murhapuro! But no joy.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhapuro cracks Pullum with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
A left lands for Murhapuro.

Furnum Pullum's cut is bleeding quite badly. He's got to try and protect it.
Ispa Murhapuro seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Murhapuro throws a jab but it's blocked by Pullum.
An attempted straight right counter from Pullum misses the target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhapuro stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Murhapuro circles away from the clinch attempt.
Murhapuro lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
Pullum walks into a left hand.
Pullum tries to clinch up but Murhapuro circles away and keeps his distance.
Pullum dives in and grabs Murhapuro's left leg, looking for a takedown. Murhapuro pushes down on Pullum's head and hops out.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Furnum Pullum. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Murhapuro lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhapuro's corner calls for a 1-2. Murhapuro obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Pullum tries to close the distance and clinch but Murhapuro swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Murhapuro throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Pullum fails with an attempt to clinch.
Pullum throws an overhand right that lands on Murhapuro's shoulder, as Murhapuro tries to avoid the shot.
It seemed like Murhapuro was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Pullum changes levels and looks for a double leg takedown. Murhapuro tries to avoid it but Pullum manages to keep hold of a leg and drag Murhapuro to the ground. Murhapuro escapes though and pops straight back up to his feet.
Pullum shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and Murhapuro counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
It's got to the stage where if one of these guys blows hard enough, the other might fall over.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhapuro lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.

Jeez, Furnum Pullum's cut is really nasty now. The referee must be thinking about getting that checked.

Murhapuro waves his right hand out in front of him, looking to distract Pullum. Oh, he's unloaded a beast of a left hand - it worked! He's dropped Pullum to the canvas! Can he finish him!?

Pullum is rocked!

The referee calls the doctor in to look at Furnum Pullum's cut. Oh no, the doctor has called an end to the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:45 of round 4, we have a winner by way of TKO (Cut). Ispa Murhapuro!
Ispa Murhapuro is the new super heavyweight champion!
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G S C G energy
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hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
27%

 

Event: RFL-76 Paa Vs. Middle Weight     
Date:   May 18, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Iso Paa (ranked 42 p4p, 8 weight class) and Middle Weight (ranked 792 p4p, 101 weight class). The atmosphere really building for this one as we go over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

180 cm
23
190 lbs
14 - 1 - 0
170 cm
30
195 lbs
20 - 9 - 0
Good wrestling
World class MT
Granite chin
Good wrestler
Decent boxing
Good gas tank

Arcticus University: London

Trap-Alot-Clothing
Sin City Allstars



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the middleweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Iso Paa!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 20 wins, 9 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Middle Weight!
The judges for this bout are Timothy Bukovac, Jack Bonds and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Paa cracks Weight with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
A looping hook to the body misses from Weight. Paa does a little dance to reset his feet.
Paa stuns Weight with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
Weight walks straight into an uppercut. Luckily it didn't land flush.
Paa cracks a nice hook into Weight's ribs.
Paa cracks a nice hook into Weight's ribs.
No joy there for Paa, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Weight blocks a jab.
Paa misses with a two punch combination.
Paa just misses with a punch to the body.
Weight throws a body punch but Paa moves out of range.
Weight tries to close the distance and clinch but Paa swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Paa swings away with a body shot that misses
and Weight counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Weight on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Paa displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Weight throws out the jab.
Paa goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Paa ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Weight moves away.
Weight swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Paa lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Weight throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Paa counters with a straight right hand.
Weight checks a leg kick.
Paa throws a half hearted mid kick.
Weight swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Weight lands a nice hook to Paa's body. Paa takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Paa connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Paa misses with a body shot.
Weight moves away from the strike by Paa.
Weight punishes Paa's body with a nice straight punch.
Weight scores with the left hand. Paa knows he should have avoided that one.
Paa jabs Weight right on the nose. Weight blinks but takes it well.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Paa fails in his attempt to clinch.
Paa sets himself, and Weight steps forward looking for the clinch! Paa avoids it this time.
Paa drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Paa lands a lovely overhand right.
Paa throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Weight has done a lot of speed work in the buildup to this fight.
Weight scores with a decent looking hook.
Paa throws a right and a left that both miss.
Weight swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Paa connects with a high kick.
Paa throws a shot to the body.
Paa throws a predictable looking body shot

and Weight counters into the clinch. Nicely done.
Paa fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Paa is using his height advantage well here, landing a good percentage of his punches.

Paa breaks from the clinch.
Paa misses the shot to the body.
Weight throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Weight dodges the punch combination from Paa.
Paa throws a low kick but Weight avoids it.
Weight tries to counter by closing the distance.
Paa lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Paa tries to close the distance and clinch but Weight swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Paa throws a leg kick but Weight sees it coming and moves out of range.
Paa looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Paa looks to clinch
enabling Weight to counter with a crisp jab.
Paa jabs at Weight's body.
Iso Paa seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Paa cracks Weight with a good jab.
Weight misses with a double jab.
Paa scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Weight ducks under a wild hook from Paa.
Paa lunges at Weight with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Weight's hand.
Paa darts in and out, connecting with a jab.

Weight is rocked!
Paa throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
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 telegraphed right hand from Weight misses the target.
Weight swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
It looked like Paa was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Weight keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Paa. Weight shrugs it off though.
Paa defending well as Weight loads up on a big left hand.
Paa throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Weight misses with a wild body shot.
Weight moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
That kick from Paa tenderised Weight's leg. Weight is trying to keep his angry face on.
Paa slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Paa misses with a low kick.
Jab from Paa.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Paa keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Weight scores with a jab to the head.
Weight throws out a powerful jab.
The fighters circling - Paa 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.

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


Paa takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Paa is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Weight can do to turn this around?
Paa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Paa throws a nice inside leg kick.
Paa fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Paa throws a hook but Weight blocks it.
Weight appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Paa jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Paa lands a right hook to the body.
Paa misses with an uppercut.
Weight looks to throw the jab but Paa is out of range.
Weight ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Paa throws a feint and then finishes with a kick to the body.
Weight misses with a two punch combination.
Weight waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Paa.
Paa throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Weight wants to counter with a clinch but Paa pushes him away.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Paa takes a swing at Weight's ribcage but misses.
Paa with a hook.
Weight throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Paa lands with a cross.

Paa rushes Weight and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.
Paa fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Paa has a couple of punches blocked by Weight.
Paa doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Paa pushes Weight back against the cage and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Weight can't find room to land a body shot as Paa controls the action.
Paa lands a right hand that snaps the head of Weight backwards.
Paa pressing his opponent against the cage.
Paa blocks a punch to the side of the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Paa lands a body shot in the clinch.
Weight working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Paa lands a body punch in the clinch.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Weight's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Paa lands a body shot.
Paa lands a shoulder strike.

Paa breaks the clinch.
Weight moves in looking to clinch but Paa pushes him off.
Paa darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Paa thows a body kick. Weight tries to catch it but that hurt him.
Paa keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Weight is still on wobbly legs! Can Paa finish him?
Paa works Weight's body with a nice hook.
Weight seems to have recovered his senses.
Weight is breathing heavily.
Paa cracks the inside of Weight's front leg.
Paa ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Paa is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Weight.
Weight misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Paa.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Paa cracks Weight with a big right hand that sends him crashing to the floor. Paa has the opportunity to follow him to the ground but instead he's beckoning Weight to stand back up!
Weight drops his hands for a split second and Paa immediately capitalizes on the opportunity by smashing a powerful hook into Weight face, sending his mouthguard sailing through the air, much to the delight of the crowd. Paa follows up with a right hand that knocks Weight into next week. He's out cold and this fight is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:11 of round 2, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Iso Paa!
Iso Paa retains his middleweight title!
S C
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G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
62%

 

Event: BFF 72: El Toro v Kilpatrick 2     
Date:   May 18, 2019

Coming up we have a light heavyweight MMA rules bout between Bryan Schaub (ranked 970 p4p, 126 weight class) and Bull Mfer (ranked 1399 p4p, 185 weight class). Both these guys have really solid chins. Will we see a standup war or will they both decide that a knockout is unlikely and try to win the fight elsewhere?

179 cm
23
219 lbs
15 - 5 - 1
189 cm
23
220 lbs
10 - 3 - 1
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Lethal high kicks
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 2 rounds, in the light heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 5 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of New York, Bryan Schaub!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of London, Bull Mfer!
The judges for this bout are Yuuki Gou, Tatsuya Matsuyama and Yukihiro Shimada.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Schaub clinches up with Mfer and pushes him back against the ropes.
Schaub fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Schaub.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Mfer.
Schaub misses with a short punch on the inside.
Mfer lands a left hand.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Schaub.
Schaub tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.

Mfer breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Schaub falls off balance throwing a combination
and Mfer cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Mfer looks to land a right hand but Schaub moved out of range.
Mfer with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Mfer moves out of range as Schaub strikes.
Mfer ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Schaub throws a nice looking combination but Mfer bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Bryan Schaub seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
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!
Mfer misses with a hook. Schaub ducked under it nicely.
Mfer avoids the clinch attempt nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Schaub lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Mfer circles away quickly and effectively.
Schaub uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Mfer.

Schaub instigates a clinch.
Mfer presses Schaub against the ropes and delivers a mid-strength body shot.

Mfer breaks the clinch.
Schaub swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Mfer looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Mfer - that will leave a mark!
Mfer missing with a left hand there. Schaub was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.

Schaub closes the distance and pushes Mfer back into the ropes.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Mfer.
Mfer fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
Mfer wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Schaub scores with a nice hook to the head.
Schaub struggles to land a body shot inside as Mfer controls his hands.

Mfer pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Schaub misses with a right hand
and Mfer counters with a left and a right that stings Schaub.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Schaub lands a jab to Mfer's midsection.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Schaub lands a really nice looking cross but Mfer seems unphased.
Schaub tries to clinch up against the ropes, rushing in to close the distance. Mfer manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Schaub tries to clinch up against the ropes, rushing in to close the distance. Mfer manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.

Schaub has Mfer up against the ropes in a clinch.
Schaub lands a left hand.
Schaub working some nice short punches in the clinch.
Schaub's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!

Mfer escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.

Schaub has managed to clinch.
Mfer goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Schaub pushes Mfer back against the ropes and lands a hook to the side of the head.
Mfer swings wildly with an uppercut but Schaub uses good head movement to avoid it.
Schaub working aggressively here.

Mfer breaks from the clinch.
Mfer swings away with a leg kick that misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Schaub moves out of range of the body kick.
Schaub seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Schaub takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Schaub takes a swing at Mfer's ribcage but misses.
Mfer swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Schaub looks to throw the jab but Mfer is out of range.
Schaub checks a leg kick.
Mfer throws the left hand but Schaub avoids the punch easily.
As Mfer tries to get set, Schaub tries to push him back and clinch up but Mfer manages to avoid the attempt.
Mfer takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Mfer connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.

Schaub rushes Mfer and pushes him back against the ropes in a clinch.
Schaub misses with a punch on the inside.
Mfer scores with a shoulder strike.
A right hook to the body lands for Mfer.
Schaub throws a head punch that misses.
Schaub swings wildly with an uppercut but Mfer uses good head movement to avoid it.
Schaub misses with a punch on the inside.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nice body punch from Schaub - that landed with a thud.
Mfer misses with a hook to the ribs.
Schaub lands a body punch in the clinch.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Schaub goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Mfer softening up his opponent with strikes, against the ropes.
Mfer throws a head punch that misses.
Mfer swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Schaub lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Schaub tries for a takedown. No joy.

Mfer breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Schaub throws a lazy uppercut
and Schaub takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Mfer avoids a punch combination nicely.

Mfer gets tackled into the ropes by Schaub. Schaub maintains the clinch.

That's five minutes gone in the round.
Schaub takes a shot to the head.

Mfer pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Schaub lunges at Mfer with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Mfer's hand.

Schaub has managed to clinch.
Mfer misses with a body punch.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Mfer.
Mfer has had enough of the clinch but Schaub keeps him there for the moment.
Schaub lands with a right to the head.

Mfer escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.

Schaub gets in close and instigates a clinch.
Schaub tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Schaub has a couple of punches blocked by Mfer.
Schaub misses with a punch on the inside.
Mfer scores with a nice hook to the head.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Mfer.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.

Mfer manages to break the clinch.

Schaub gets a clinch.

That's six minutes gone in the round.
Mfer misses with the head strike.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Mfer.
Schaub working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Mfer trying to control the position but instead, Schaub has worked for underhooks and has pushed Mfer into the ropes.

Mfer breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Schaub throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Schaub has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Mfer finds it's way round the side to connect with Schaub's head.
Good exchange - Schaub coming out on top.
The fighters circle momentarily. Schaub darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Mfer displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Schaub throws out the jab.
Mfer tries a quick counter leg kick but Schaub is wise to it.
Schaub misses with a body shot.
Schaub tries to clinch but fails miserably
letting Mfer counter with a right hand.
Schaub wants to clinch up but Mfer keeps it at a distance.
Schaub misses the shot to the body.

That's seven minutes gone in the round.
Mfer pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Mfer avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Schaub tries to grapple but his opponent circles
and Schaub takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Schaub throws a hook to the side of Mfer's head but Mfer sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Schaub misses with a lunging right hand
letting Mfer counter with a right hand.

Schaub takes the fight into the clinch.
Mfer prevents a body shot from Schaub.
Schaub misses with a body punch.
Mfer lands a nice uppercut.
Mfer misses with a punch to the body.
Schaub tries to work over Mfer's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
A right handed body shot lands from Schaub.

That's eight minutes gone in the round.
Schaub takes a shot to the head.

Mfer breaks from the clinch.
Schaub tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Mfer moves away from the strike by Schaub.
Mfer keeps the fight on the outside.
Schaub misses with a left hand
and Schaub takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Mfer looks to land a left hand but Schaub moved out of range nicely.
A clash of legs there as Schaub blocks the low kick.
Schaub wants to clinch.
Schaub digs a good body shot into Mfer's ribs.

That's nine minutes gone in the round.
A swing and a miss from Mfer.
Schaub moves in looking to clinch but Mfer pushes him off.
Schaub is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Mfer bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Schaub's head.
Mfer walks into a straight right hand from Schaub.
Schaub tries to clinch up
and Mfer counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Mfer throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Mfer throws a big shot that misses.
Schaub seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
The fight stays on the outside here - Schaub looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Mfer looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Bull Mfer will probably get the nod.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action. This is the final round!


A left and a right from Schaub both land. Nice combination.

It looks like Bull Mfer has been cut.
Bull Mfer seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Mfer swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Mfer goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
Schaub wants to clinch.

Schaub gets a clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Schaub lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Mfer or not.
Schaub can't find room to land a body shot as Mfer controls the action.
Schaub has a couple of punches blocked by Mfer.
Mfer lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Schaub.
Mfer misses with a body punch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Schaub working aggressively here.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Mfer.
A short right from Schaub on the inside.
A short body shot lands from Schaub as the two fighters clinch.
Schaub blocks an uppercut.
Schaub throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
Mfer's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Mfer is trying to break the clinch but Schaub has him pressed against the ropes.
Schaub blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Mfer misses with a punch to the body.
Mfer misses with a short punch on the inside.
Schaub lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Mfer lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Schaub backwards.
Mfer throws a head punch that misses.
Schaub misses with a hook from the clinch.
Schaub lands a nice shot to the body.
Mfer is breathing heavily.
A short right from Schaub.
Schaub tries to throw a body punch but Mfer avoids it by throwing Schaub back against the ropes.
Schaub lands a body punch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A short left from Schaub.
Schaub misses with a short punch on the inside.
Schaub lands a body shot.

Schaub breaks from the clinch.

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

Schaub gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Schaub misses with a hook from the clinch.
Schaub works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
Mfer prevents a body shot from Schaub.
Schaub throws a punch but it's blocked by Mfer.
A right hand to the body from Schaub.
Schaub lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Mfer or not.
Schaub gets through Mfer's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
A short right from Schaub on the inside.
Schaub goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Mfer has a couple of punches blocked by Schaub.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Schaub.
Schaub swings wildly with an uppercut but Mfer uses good head movement to avoid it.
Mfer blocks a body shot from Schaub.
Mfer swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Mfer misses with a punch on the inside.
Mfer misses with a punch on the inside.
Schaub swings wildly with an uppercut but Mfer uses good head movement to avoid it.
Mfer tries to work over Schaub's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Schaub struggles to land a body shot inside as Mfer controls his hands.
Nice body punch from Schaub - that landed with a thud.
Bryan Schaub has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Schaub cracks Mfer with a nice body shot.
Schaub lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Mfer blocks a body shot from Schaub.
Schaub tries to work over Mfer's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Schaub throws a head punch that misses.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Schaub.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Schaub lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Mfer backwards.
Still in the clinch, Schaub scores with a nice short uppercut.

Mfer is rocked!
Mfer blocks an uppercut.
Mfer tries to break the clinch but Schaub is controlling the position.

Mfer breaks from the clinch.
Mfer avoids the body shot from Schaub.
Mfer displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Schaub throws out the jab.
Mfer misses with a straight left.
Schaub is looking to clinch.
Mfer uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Schaub.
Mfer raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Schaub tries to clinch up but Mfer circles away and keeps his distance.
Schaub moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Schaub 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.
Schaub connects with a combination that backs up Mfer into the ropes. Schaub lands a flurry of punches that gets past Mfer's guard. Mfer is down and the referee has seen enough. It is all over! Schaub bursts into tears - this win obviously means a huge amount to him.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5:55 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bryan Schaub!
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Event: TAFC: Fujimoto v Van Rooy     
Date:   May 11, 2019

Coming up we have a light heavyweight MMA rules bout between Tank Ispa (ranked 72 p4p, 12 weight class) and Joosep Lõhmus (ranked 198 p4p, 29 weight class). 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.

190 cm
25
221 lbs
14 - 3 - 2
190 cm
24
210 lbs
8 - 1 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the light heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 3 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Tank Ispa!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Joosep Lõhmus!
The judges for this bout are Donatello Bradman, Ben Hemmingworth and Ben Watson.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Good shot there by Ispa.
Ispa on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Tank Ispa seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Ispa explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Lõhmus changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Lõhmus lands a nice shot to the body.
Ispa throws a head kick but Lõhmus moves out of range.
Lõhmus walks into a straight right hand from Ispa.
Ispa lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Ispa misses with a looping left.
Ispa comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A left lands for Ispa.
Ispa throws a body shot but no joy.
Ispa walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Lõhmus checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Lõhmus looks to throw the jab but Ispa is out of range.
Ispa throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Lõhmus is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.
Lõhmus keeps the fight on the outside.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ispa jabs Lõhmus right on the nose. Lõhmus blinks but takes it well.
Lõhmus misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.

Ispa takes the fight into the clinch.
A nice right hand lands inside from Ispa.

Lõhmus breaks from the clinch.
Lõhmus loads up on a big right hand but Ispa slips the punch.
Ispa feinted with a counter takedown.
Lõhmus throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Ispa.
Ispa misses with a body shot.
Jab, jab by Ispa - just one landing.
Ispa lands with a good body shot.
Lõhmus on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Ispa throws the kick towards the body but Lõhmus avoids it.
Lõhmus flicks out a counter leg kick but Ispa steps away.
Lõhmus lands with a hook. Ispa tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lõhmus misses with a low kick as Ispa jumps back.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ispa scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.

Ispa darts in and clinches Lõhmus up against the cage.
Ispa lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Lõhmus wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Ispa has him pressed against the cage.
Ispa scores with a nice hook to the head.
Lõhmus swings wildly with an uppercut but Ispa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Lõhmus is leaning against Ispa and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Lõhmus lands a hook that snaps the head of Ispa backwards.
Ispa swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Ispa lands a left hand.
Lõhmus throws a head punch that misses.

Lõhmus breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Ispa looks to land a left hand but Lõhmus moved out of range nicely.
A low kick from Lõhmus is predictable there
and Ispa counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
The fight stays on the outside here - Ispa looks like he's thinking about clinching though.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A left lands for Lõhmus.
Ispa missing with a left hand there. Lõhmus was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Ispa comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Lõhmus throws a low kick, looking for Ispa's leg but Ispa calmly moves out of range.
Lõhmus uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Ispa.
Nice uppercut there from Ispa.
Ispa connects with a body shot that sends Lõhmus's belly button to the back.
Ispa is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Ispa misses with a low kick.
Lõhmus just misses with a punch to the body.
Lõhmus keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Lõhmus uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Ispa.
Lõhmus swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Lõhmus blocks the body kick.
Ispa shoots in but no luck this time.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lõhmus connects with a body shot that sends Ispa's belly button to the back.
Lõhmus keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Ispa lands a glancing blow to the side of Lõhmus's head.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
That kick from Lõhmus tenderised Ispa's leg. Ispa is trying to keep his angry face on.
Ispa cracks Lõhmus with a right hand to the side of the head.
Lõhmus keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Lõhmus defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Ispa.
Lõhmus takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
Lõhmus takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Joosep Lõhmus is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
The fighters circle momentarily. Ispa darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Ispa throws a body kick that misses.
Lõhmus needs to keep his hands up - Ispa had a free shot at his head there.

Ispa moves into the clinch successfully.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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



Ispa drives through and clinches with Lõhmus against the cage.
Ispa is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Lõhmus can do to turn this around?
Lõhmus wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Ispa struggles to land a body shot inside as Lõhmus controls his hands.
Ispa lands a hook that snaps the head of Lõhmus backwards.
Lõhmus lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.

Lõhmus's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Ispa shoots in for a takedown but doesn't get it.
Ispa staying out of range there.
Lõhmus throws a body punch but Ispa moves out of range.
Ispa misses with the body kick
and Lõhmus counters with a good, hard body kick but Ispa shrugs it off.
Ispa shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and Lõhmus cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Ispa misses with a body shot
and Lõhmus counters with a stiff right hand.
Ispa wants to clinch.
Lõhmus throws out a counter right but Ispa avoids it with no problem.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ispa throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Lõhmus sees it coming and avoids it easily.
An inside leg kick from Ispa misses.
Ispa fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Ispa misses with a right hand
and Lõhmus counters with a nice low kick that buckles Ispa's knee momentarily.
Lõhmus lands a slapping body shot.
Ispa checks a leg kick.
Lõhmus misses with a body shot.
Sloppy strikes from Ispa. Those never looked like landing.
Ispa fakes high and shoots in for a takedown but Lõhmus avoids it really well and circles away.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tank Ispa. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Ispa tests Lõhmus's chin there with a solid looking shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ispa misses with a lunging right hand
and Lõhmus counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Ispa looks to score with a jab to the body but Lõhmus is just out of range.
Lõhmus unleashes a big counter combination but Ispa bobs and weaves and avoids any damage.
Lõhmus scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Tank Ispa is winning the standup battle so far.
Good leg kick by Lõhmus there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lõhmus keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Ispa.
Lõhmus tries to score with a low kick but Ispa moves his leg out of the way.
Ispa looks to score with a jab to the body but Lõhmus is just out of range.
Lõhmus paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
Lõhmus tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Ispa's elbow.
A short body shot lands from Lõhmus as the two fighters clinch.

Lõhmus breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Lõhmus drops his hands momentarily and Ispa takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Ispa fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Lõhmus.
Ispa misses with a left hand
and Lõhmus counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
A jab from Lõhmus misses.
Good work by Ispa as he checks the leg kick.
Ispa avoids a punch combination nicely.
Lõhmus avoids the body shot from Ispa.
Lõhmus connects with a crisp jab.
Ispa wants to clinch but Lõhmus slips to the side
and Lõhmus counters with a nice body shot.
Lõhmus lands a nice shot to the body.
Nice straight punches there by Lõhmus. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Lõhmus.
A chopping leg kick lands by Ispa.
A slow jab from Ispa misses its intended target.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Ispa throws a body punch but Lõhmus moves out of range.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Ispa throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Lõhmus appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Lõhmus misses with a straight left.
Ispa is looking to counter punch.
Ispa changes levels and looks for a double leg takedown. Lõhmus tries to avoid it but Ispa manages to keep hold of a leg and drag Lõhmus to the ground. Lõhmus escapes though and pops straight back up to his feet.
Ispa uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Lõhmus has time to react.
Lõhmus displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Ispa throws out the jab.
Lõhmus attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Ispa fails with a takedown attempt.
Lõhmus wants to land a leg kick but Ispa is out of range.
Ispa throws a body shot but no joy.
Ispa goes for a spinning back kick but it misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Joosep Lõhmus showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Lõhmus throws a quick inside leg kick.
A shot to the body from Lõhmus misses
and Ispa counters with a stiff right hand.
Ispa connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Lõhmus avoids the head kick by Ispa.
Lõhmus scores with a head kick.
Lõhmus scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Lõhmus misses with a looping right.
Ispa throws a head kick that looked like it stung.
Lõhmus throws a leg kick but Ispa sees it coming and checks it nicely.
Ispa buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
A nice leg kick lands there from Lõhmus.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Ispa lands with an uppercut that bounces Lõhmus off the cage and back into range.
Ispa lands with a good body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lõhmus swats away the attempt to clinch by Ispa.
Ispa tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Ispa avoids a punch combination nicely.
Ispa goes for a double leg but Lõhmus avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Lõhmus continues to drive forward.
Lõhmus looks like he wanted to counter with a high kick but didn't throw it.
Ispa shoots in for a takedown but doesn't get it.
Ispa throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Ispa moves away from the strike by Lõhmus.
A slow jab from Ispa misses its intended target.
A low kick from Ispa is predictable there
and Lõhmus counters with a nice uppercut.
Ispa thows a left - swing and a miss!
Ispa misses the jab.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ispa misses with a straight left.
Lõhmus looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Ispa throws an ugly left hook that misses
enabling Lõhmus to counter with a crisp jab.
Ispa 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.
Lõhmus blocks a leg kick.
Lõhmus takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Ispa thuds his right hand into Lõhmus's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Lõhmus throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Ispa appears to be looking for a counter takedown.
Ispa misses with a shot to the body
and Lõhmus counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
No luck with that takedown attempt from Ispa.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tank Ispa. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Lõhmus throws a body shot but no joy.
Ispa pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.

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

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Lõhmus controls the position for a moment.

Ispa tries for a kimura but Lõhmus is defending well.
Ispa tries to advance to mount but can't.
You can see the frustration on Lõhmus's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.
Lõhmus is trying to work for a sweep but Ispa has mounted him!
Lõhmus felt the need to train up his defensive grappling in the buildup to the fight. Presumably he was expecting to be in a difficult position like this, so let's see if he can get out of it.

Ispa goes for an armbar but he's not got it… Lõhmus turns into him and now he's in Ispa's guard.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lõhmus won't allow Ispa to sweep him here.
Ispa wants to control but instead he gets his guard passed and Lõhmus is now in half guard.

Lõhmus decides to stand up and try his luck on the feet.
Ispa fails with a takedown attempt.
Lõhmus changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Lõhmus lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Ispa backs up against the cage.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close third round but Joosep Lõhmus just about did enough to take it.
That's time! Back to the action!


Ispa misses with a shot to the body
and Ispa takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Ispa gets his takedown attempt stuffed easily
and Lõhmus counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Nice defenses there by Ispa.
Ispa keeps Lõhmus at a distance using the push kick.
Ispa throws a nice outside leg kick.
Lõhmus misses with a hook. Ispa ducked under it nicely.
Lõhmus takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Lõhmus takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Lõhmus crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Ispa - the referee stops the clock and Lõhmus gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Ispa. Lõhmus manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Lõhmus steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Ispa.

Ispa pushes Lõhmus up against the cage in a clinch.
Lõhmus can't find room to land a body shot as Ispa controls the action.
Lõhmus has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ispa misses with some punches.
A right handed body shot lands from Lõhmus.
It's got to the stage where if one of these guys blows hard enough, the other might fall over.
Ispa misses with a body punch.

Lõhmus breaks from the clinch.
Ispa tries to clinch but Lõhmus moves away
and Ispa takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Lõhmus throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Lõhmus moves out of range of the leg kick from Ispa.
Lõhmus throws the left hand but Ispa avoids the punch easily.
Ispa fails with the takedown
and Lõhmus counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.

Lõhmus lands a big uppercut and Ispa crumbles to the floor! The ref thinks about stopping the fight but Ispa looks OK. Lõhmus waves Ispa back to his feet!

Ispa is rocked!
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!
Lõhmus throws a leg kick
and Ispa counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Oh Ispa is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Ispa checks a leg kick nicely.
Lõhmus cracks Ispa with a hook to the temple - Ispa is on wobbly legs here! Lõhmus swarms him with hook after hook, landing with each one! Ispa falls to the canvas face first and the referee dives in to stop the fight! Lõhmus wins by TKO!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:55 of round 4, we have a winner by way of TKO (Punches). Joosep Lõhmus!
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Event: Pride FC 18     
Date:   May 11, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Kron Kai (ranked 407 p4p, 57 weight class) and Ispa Murhaa (ranked 177 p4p, 27 weight class). Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

188 cm
27
192 lbs
17 - 5 - 0
185 cm
25
199 lbs
17 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
World class MT
Granite chin
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the middleweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Kron Kai!
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 Los Angeles, Ispa Murhaa!
The judges for this bout are Dmitry Maklakov, Valeri Chadov and Igor Prikhodko.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Murhaa throws a right hand that misses
and Kai counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Murhaa throws a body kick, spinning off balance
and Kai counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Murhaa scores with a hook.
Murhaa connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Ispa Murhaa seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Murhaa fakes with the hands and throws a leg kick but Kai is out of range.
A counter left hand to the body from Kai misses its target.
Nice defenses there by Kai.
Kai looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
A head kick misses from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a right and a left that both miss.
A low kick from Murhaa misses
letting Kai counter with a right hand.
Kai misses with a straight left.
Kai lands a jab to Murhaa's midsection.
Kai throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Kai misses with a straight right.
Murhaa falls off balance throwing a combination
letting Kai counter with a right hand.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A punch combination from Murhaa misses.
Murhaa misses with a body kick.
Murhaa thumps Kai with a low kick.
Murhaa throws a solid leg kick but Kai takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Murhaa.
A little feinted left hand from Kai on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Murhaa throws a head kick that misses
and Kai cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Kai keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws out a leg kick but Kai moves out of range and Murhaa only half commits.
Kai throws a body shot but no joy.
Kai misses the jab.
Murhaa cracks the inside of Kai's front leg.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut.
A counter left hand to the body from Kai misses its target.
Murhaa fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Kai.
Murhaa cracks Kai with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.

It looks like Kron Kai has been cut.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kai works the jab nicely.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Kai misses with an uppercut.
Murhaa doesn't fully commit to the body shot counter.
Murhaa throws a body shot but no joy.
Kai swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Murhaa slips a straight right by Kai.
Murhaa misses with a double jab
and Kai counters with a nice uppercut.
Murhaa throws a low kick, looking for Kai's leg but Kai calmly moves out of range.
Kai went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Murhaa lands with a straight right. Kai didn't see that one coming.
Kai throws a head kick but Murhaa moves out of range.
Kai throws a head kick that misses.
Murhaa throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Kai counters with a series of strikes. Murhaa will be more careful next time no doubt.
Murhaa slips a straight right by Kai.
A big right from Kai misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a nice looking body shot.
Murhaa explodes with a nice body kick and back out of range. Nice work.
Murhaa tests Kai's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Murhaa throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Murhaa tests Kai's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Murhaa lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Murhaa moves out of range as Kai strikes.
Murhaa misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Kai.
Kai throws a looping overhand right but Murhaa ducks down to avoid it.
Murhaa tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Murhaa misses with a body shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
A shot to the body from Kai misses
and Murhaa counters with a nice leg kick.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Kai misses the jab.
Murhaa is looking for the big counter here.
That kick from Murhaa tenderised Kai's leg. Kai is trying to keep his angry face on.
Murhaa fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Kai on the side of the head.
Kai throws a quick inside leg kick.
Kai scores with a punch to the head.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut
letting Kai counter with a right hand.
Nice uppercut lands for Murhaa. That snapped Kai's head back.
Murhaa defending well as Kai loads up on a big left hand.
Murhaa lands a front kick.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Donk. Murhaa catches Kai right on the button with a cross.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Ispa Murhaa will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Kron Kai's cut.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Murhaa pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Murhaa feints and then cracks Kai's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Kai down.
An inside leg kick lands from Murhaa.
This entire fight has taken place on the feet so far and you wonder whether Kai might be better served trying to take this one to the ground because he's losing the standup battle so far.
Murhaa lands the left hand.
Murhaa throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
An attempted straight right counter from Kai misses the target.
Murhaa throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Kai swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Murhaa lands a nice leg kick that just misses Kai's sensitive parts.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Murhaa, right into the meat.
Kai blocks a head kick by Murhaa.
Kai is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa avoids the body shot from Kai.
Murhaa throws a front kick aimed at Kai's knee but Kai avoids it well.
Murhaa throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Murhaa throws a leg kick that is checked
and Kai makes the exchange count by landing a cracking kick to the body. Murhaa really felt that one!
Murhaa throws a sloppy head kick and Kai moves out of range easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Murhaa looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
Murhaa lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
We are yet to see a takedown attempt from Murhaa 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.
Nice cross by Kai.
Murhaa misses with a low kick.
Murhaa throws a body kick despite being completely out of range
and Kai counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Murhaa lands the left hand.
A slapping body kick lands there for Murhaa.
An inside leg kick from Murhaa misses.
Murhaa throws a shot to the body.
Kai lands the left hand.
Kai 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!
Murhaa scores with a jab to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A chopping leg kick lands by Murhaa.
Murhaa scores with a jab to the jaw.
Kai tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Kai avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Murhaa has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Murhaa tries to move into range but Kai moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Murhaa looks for the body kick but Kai saw that one coming.
Kai misses with a hook.
Murhaa was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Murhaa steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Kai. That one must have hurt.
Murhaa is breathing heavily.
Murhaa misses with a body shot.
Kai swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Murhaa cracks Kai with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Murhaa takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Kai takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Murhaa will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Murhaa shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Kai swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
A low kick from Murhaa is predictable there
and Kai counters with a nice body kick.
Murhaa throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Nice defenses there by Murhaa.
Murhaa displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.
Kai throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Kai looks to score with a jab to the body but Murhaa is just out of range.
Murhaa takes one to the side of the head.
Kai lands with an overhand left.
Kai avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Kai slips a jab and a cross from Murhaa.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kai moves out of range of the body kick.
A counter left hand to the body from Kai misses its target.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Kai jabs at Murhaa's body.
Murhaa throws a leg kick that is checked
letting Kai counter with a right hand.
Kai throws a hook but Murhaa avoids it easily.
Murhaa misses with a body kick.
Ispa Murhaa seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Murhaa blocks a head kick by Kai.
Murhaa scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Kai ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.
Kai backing away here, and Murhaa unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Murhaa takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Kai lands an overhand right.
Murhaa misses with a low kick.
Kai throwing a counter right hand but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Kai was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Ispa Murhaa will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The cut man is working on Kron Kai's cut.
That's time! Back to the action! The crowd applaud as we get ready to start the final round!


Kai takes a shot to the body in his stride.
Murhaa misses with a head kick.
Murhaa swings away with a leg kick that misses.
It looked like Kai wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Kai fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Murhaa dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Kai. That did some damage!
Murhaa misses with a hook.
As Murhaa looks to move away, Kai throws a big counter combo but Murhaa just gets out of the way.
Murhaa lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Murhaa throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Jab from Murhaa.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Kai swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Murhaa throws out a counter right but Kai avoids it with no problem.
Kai fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa lands a nice hook to Kai's body. Kai takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.

Kai drops Murhaa with a left right combo! Kai follows him down to the ground into side control.

Murhaa is rocked!

Kai is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Murhaa knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Murhaa is still in real trouble! Can Kai finish him?
Murhaa wants to control but Kai postures up.
Murhaa seems to have recovered his senses.
Murhaa manages to work his way to half guard, despite Kai's best efforts.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.

Kai is trying to work for a kimura but Murhaa is defending well.

Kai is trying to work for a kimura but Murhaa is defending well.
Kai is trying to control. Murhaa wants to improve his position but can't escape this time.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Kai is looking for a kimura. It's going to be difficult to finish that from half guard though and Murhaa defends it well.
Murhaa regains full guard. Nicely done.
Murhaa wants to get back to his feet but Kai is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Murhaa is avoiding any damage by keeping wrist control.
Murhaa 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.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

Kai drops back for a leg! It's a sloppy attempt though and Kai jumps back into guard quickly, to retain the dominant position.
Kai trying to control but Murhaa is working from the bottom.
Murhaa wants to stand and escape but Kai is having none of it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kai trying to control but Murhaa is working from the bottom.

Kai is trying to work a guillotine from the top, or something like that? Don't know how he thinks he's going to get a finish from there.
Murhaa managing to control the position.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
Murhaa throws a low kick but his opponent is out of range.
Kai missing with a left hand there. Murhaa was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Kai misses with a straight right.
Murhaa swinging wildly here.
Murhaa ducks right into an uppercut from Kai.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Kai bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Murhaa's head.
Kai throws a lazy uppercut
and Murhaa counters with a slapping leg kick.
Murhaa moves out of range as Kai strikes.
Murhaa avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Murhaa tries to score with a low kick but Kai moves his leg out of the way.
A counter left hand to the body from Kai misses its target.
Murhaa scores with a nice body kick.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Kai checks a leg kick.
Kai appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Murhaa misses with a leg kick
and Kai cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Murhaa lands a jab to the nose.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Murhaa throws a predictable looking body shot
and Kai counters with a straight right hand.
Murhaa has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Kai walks forward, straight into a front kick from Murhaa.
Kron Kai has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Murhaa tries to score with a leg kick but it misses it's target.

And that's the end of the fight!
Kron Kai showed his dominance in that final round.
I think Murhaa has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Dmitry Maklakov scores the fight 28:29
Judge Valeri Chadov scores the fight 28:29
Judge Igor Prikhodko scores the fight 28:29

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Ispa Murhaa!

An out of breath Ispa Murhaa thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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Event: PFC 104 Slurper vs Rutherford     
Date:   May 11, 2019

Coming up we have a bantamweight MMA rules bout between Mads Nordskov (ranked 297 p4p, 14 weight class) and Paul Murhaa (ranked 315 p4p, 16 weight class). Nordskov comes to the cage accompanied by Fugle. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

171 cm
32
138 lbs
26 - 9 - 1
169 cm
27
144 lbs
19 - 3 - 2
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the bantamweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 26 wins, 9 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Mads Nordskov!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 19 wins, 3 losses and 2 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Paul Murhaa!
The judges for this bout are Yasuomi Hirokawa, Yuuki Gou and Kenichi Hosakawa.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nordskov misses with a body kick.
Nordskov misses with a low kick as Murhaa jumps back.
Nordskov is looking to slow Murhaa down with leg kicks.
Nordskov checks the leg kick nicely there.
Murhaa looks to land a right hand but Nordskov moved out of range.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Nordskov misses with a hook.
A little jabbing left from Murhaa on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Murhaa walks into a left hand.
Murhaa is looking to land body kicks.
A big left from Nordskov misses.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Murhaa! But no joy.
Murhaa throws a body kick that misses.
Nordskov takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Nordskov cracks Murhaa with a good shot that sees him stumbling back into the cage.
Murhaa lands a nice looking body kick.
Murhaa fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Nordskov manages to avoid it.
Murhaa thows a left - swing and a miss!
Nordskov connects with a right hand. Murhaa shakes it off.
Murhaa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Murhaa takes a jab right on the kisser.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick.
Nordskov lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Nordskov fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Nordskov tries to land a front kick but Murhaa steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Murhaa was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A bone on bone clash there as Murhaa blocks the leg kick.
Nordskov dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Murhaa. That did some damage!
Nordskov keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Murhaa.
Nice shot lands for Nordskov.
Murhaa misses with a right hand
and Nordskov counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Murhaa thinking.
Murhaa misses with a body shot.
Murhaa uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Nordskov has time to react.
Nordskov lands with a nice body punch.
Nordskov connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Nordskov pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nice body kick from Nordskov.
Nordskov connects with a looping right hand.
Murhaa scores with a shot 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!
Murhaa misses with a low kick as Nordskov jumps back.
A counter left hand to the body from Nordskov misses its target.
Nordskov lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Murhaa scores with a head kick.
Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Nordskov.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Nordskov throws the left hand but Murhaa avoids the punch easily.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Nordskov misses with a hook.
Murhaa thinks about the counter body kick.
Decent striking displayed by Murhaa there.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov misses with a hook.
Murhaa swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Murhaa throws a leg kick but Nordskov sees it coming and moves out of range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Nordskov. Murhaa does a little dance to reset his feet.
Murhaa throws a quick head kick that skims the top of Nordskov's head.

It looks like Mads Nordskov has been cut.
Nordskov ducks under a wild hook from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a hook to the side of Nordskov's head but Nordskov sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Murhaa fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Murhaa moves out of range of the strikes.
Nordskov is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Murhaa.
Nordskov lands a nice looking body shot.
Murhaa fakes a jab and throws a low kick but Nordskov checks it well.
Nordskov has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Murhaa.
Murhaa stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Nordskov.
Murhaa is looking to score with low kicks.
Nordskov lands a nice looking body shot.
Murhaa looks to throw the jab but Nordskov is out of range.
Nordskov fakes the leg kick and cracks Murhaa in the body.
Nordskov looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Murhaa tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Nordskov was well out of range. Poor timing from Murhaa.
Nordskov feinted there with a counter leg kick.
Nordskov connects with an inside leg kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Nordskov finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
Murhaa moves out of range of the strikes.
Murhaa avoids the body shot from Nordskov.
Nordskov ducks under a wild hook from Murhaa.
The fighters circling - Nordskov throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Nordskov blocks a jab.
Murhaa lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Murhaa tries a low kick but Nordskov avoids it.
An inside leg kick from Murhaa misses.
A swing and a miss from Murhaa.
Nordskov throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Murhaa stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Murhaa attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
Nordskov throwing a counter right hand but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Nordskov avoids the head kick by Murhaa.
Nordskov punishes Murhaa's body with a nice straight punch.
A shot to the liver by Nordskov. Beautiful body shot.
Murhaa throws a series of punches but Nordskov avoids them all with ease.
Nordskov throws a lazy right hand but Murhaa sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Murhaa slips under a jab.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Nordskov throws a mid kick that lands with a slap.
Murhaa thows a left - swing and a miss!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Nordskov waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Murhaa.
Nordskov throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Murhaa sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Nordskov walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Murhaa tries to move into range but Nordskov moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Nordskov throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Nice uppercut there from Nordskov.
Nordskov throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Nordskov tries to score with a low kick but Murhaa moves his leg out of the way.
Nordskov misses with a body kick.
Nordskov just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Nordskov bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Nordskov avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Nordskov tries to land a front kick but Murhaa steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Murhaa throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Nordskov on the side of the head.
Murhaa scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Murhaa throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Nordskov throwing a counter right hand but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
A big left from Nordskov misses.
Nordskov is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Nordskov takes a swing at Murhaa's ribcage but misses.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Mads Nordskov dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Mads Nordskov'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.


Murhaa slips under a jab from Nordskov.
Murhaa's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Nordskov misses with a looping right.
Nordskov swats away the attempt to clinch by Murhaa.
Murhaa looks to land a left hand but Nordskov moved out of range nicely.
Murhaa tries to score with a low kick but Nordskov moves his leg out of the way.
Nordskov jabs at Murhaa's body.
Murhaa loads up on a big right hand but Nordskov slips the punch.
Murhaa has a nice red mark on his side after a thudding body kick by Nordskov.
Both these guys seem content to just stand up and trade with eachother but Murhaa might want to think about changing up his gameplan a bit because over the course of the fight, Nordskov has got the better of the exchanges.
Murhaa staying out of range there.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
Murhaa fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Nordskov checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Murhaa takes a shot right to the bread basket.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murhaa blocks a jab.
Murhaa misses with a hook
and Nordskov counters with a nice body shot.
Murhaa scores with a shot to the body.
Nordskov connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Nordskov comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Nordskov blocks the body kick.
Nordskov wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murhaa thuds his shin into the meat of Nordskov's side.
Nordskov is looking to clinch but Murhaa is avoiding it.
Murhaa tries to land a front kick but Nordskov steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Murhaa wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Nordskov throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Murhaa sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Murhaa just misses with a punch to the body.
Nordskov lands a nice shot to the body.
Murhaa scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Nordskov throws a series of punches but Murhaa moves out of range.
Nordskov looks to land a body kick but Murhaa moved away.
Murhaa tries to clinch but Nordskov moves out of range.
Nordskov misses with a body shot.
Murhaa throws a leg kick but Nordskov sees it coming and moves out of range.
A looping hook to the body misses from Nordskov. Murhaa does a little dance to reset his feet.
Nordskov misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Nordskov stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Murhaa jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
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 throws a leg kick but Nordskov sees it coming and moves out of range.
Murhaa lands with an uppercut that bounces Nordskov off the cage and back into range.
Nordskov ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Murhaa moves away.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa thumps Nordskov with a low kick.
Nordskov staying out of range there.
Nordskov scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Nordskov.
Nordskov works the jab nicely.
Nordskov ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Nordskov lands with a right hand.
Murhaa connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Murhaa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Murhaa throws a lazy right hand but Nordskov sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
A cross from Murhaa lands.
Nordskov lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Nordskov with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Murhaa rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Nordskov moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Murhaa blocks the body kick.
It seemed like Murhaa was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.

Nordskov clinches.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Murhaa.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Murhaa.
Murhaa misses with the head strike.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Nordskov doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
A nice left hand lands by Nordskov.
Murhaa lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Murhaa misses with a hook from the clinch.
Murhaa stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Nordskov's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Nordskov swings away with an uppercut that misses.
A nice left hand lands by Murhaa.
Murhaa misses with a punch on the inside.
Murhaa lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Nordskov backwards.
Murhaa misses with some punches.
Nordskov tries to throw a body punch but Murhaa avoids it by throwing Nordskov back against the cage.

Nordskov manages to break the clinch.
Murhaa staying out of range there.
Murhaa looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Nordskov throwing a counter right hand but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa throws a hook to the side of Nordskov's head but Nordskov sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Nordskov misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Nordskov scores with a kick to the body.
Nordskov comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov moves out of range as Murhaa throws a body kick.
Nordskov is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Murhaa takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Nordskov throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Murhaa has developed a nice purple lump on his ribcage, as a result of some heavy body kicks from Nordskov.
Nordskov keeping at a good range here, avoiding a leg kick.
Murhaa swings for the body but Nordskov moves out of range.
Murhaa connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Nordskov misses with a hook. Murhaa ducked under it nicely.
Murhaa throws a poor cross that misses
and Nordskov counters with a nice body shot.
Murhaa takes a jab right on the kisser.
Murhaa throws a shot to the body.
Nordskov moves out of range as Murhaa throws a body kick.
Nordskov is looking to chop away at Murhaa's legs.
Murhaa fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Nordskov manages to avoid it.
A quick step to the side and Nordskov tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Murhaa throws a chopping leg kick but Nordskov manages to avoid taking any serious damage.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Nordskov blocks a leg kick.
Murhaa moves out of range of the body kick from Nordskov.
Murhaa throws a looping overhand right but Nordskov ducks down to avoid it.
A telegraphed right hand from Murhaa misses the target.
Murhaa 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 Mads Nordskov will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Mads Nordskov's cut.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! Ladies and gentlemen, this is the final round!


Murhaa swings for the body but Nordskov moves out of range.
Murhaa tries to close the distance and clinch but Nordskov swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Nordskov with a nice cross.
A nice leg kick lands there from Nordskov.
A thudding body kick lands there by Nordskov!
Nordskov throws out a loose jab but Murhaa uses good head movement to avoid it.
Murhaa throws a hook to the side of Nordskov's head but Nordskov sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
And Nordskov counters with a quick kick to the body but Murhaa blocks it.
Nordskov thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Murhaa if he has to take too many more of those.
Murhaa misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Nordskov.
Good shot there by Murhaa.
Murhaa is looking to score with low kicks.
Nordskov has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Murhaa.
The fighters circling - Nordskov throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Murhaa is trying to avoid his opponent's strikes and get into the clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Nordskov throws a body shot but no joy.
Nordskov avoids a kick to the body.
Nordskov was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
A jab from Nordskov misses.
Murhaa swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Murhaa throws a hook but Nordskov blocks it.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Nordskov.
Murhaa looks for the body kick but Nordskov saw that one coming.
A counter left hand to the body from Nordskov misses its target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nordskov thows a left - swing and a miss!
Nordskov connects with a leg kick. Murhaa looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Nordskov has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Murhaa.
Nordskov lands a really nice looking cross but Murhaa seems unphased.
Nordskov lands a nice leg kick that just misses Murhaa's sensitive parts.
The fighters circle momentarily. Murhaa darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Murhaa pushes Nordskov away with a front kick.
Murhaa misses with a hook. Nordskov ducked under it nicely.
Murhaa misses with a low kick.
Nordskov misses with a looping right.
Nordskov lands a glancing blow to the side of Murhaa's head.
Murhaa misses with an uppercut.
Nordskov misses the shot to the body.
Nordskov jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Murhaa feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Nordskovs jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Murhaa ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Nordskov moves away.
Nordskov fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Murhaa manages to avoid it.
Murhaa throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Nordskov sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Nordskov lands a nice looking kick to the body. Murhaa takes a step back to recover.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murhaa throws a wild body kick that Nordskov sees coming a mile off.
Nordskov dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Murhaa throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Nordskov fires out a quick counter leg kick but Murhaa just manages to avoid it.
Nordskov throws a body kick that misses.
Nordskov looks to score with a jab to the body but Murhaa is just out of range.
Nordskov lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Murhaa scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Nordskov swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A nice side step and Murhaa releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Murhaa looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Nordskov tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Murhaa paws at him with a jab and circles away.
A cross from Nordskov lands.
Mads Nordskov is winning the standup battle so far.
Murhaa missing with a left hand there. Nordskov was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Murhaa misses with a few strikes there.
Nordskov throws a quick counter kick to the body but Murhaa avoids it.
Nordskov scores with a decent looking hook.
Murhaa misses with a low kick.
Murhaa cracks Nordskov with an open hand slap.
Nordskov swings for the body but Murhaa moves out of range.
Nordskov lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Nordskov misses the shot to the body.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nordskov throws a hook but Murhaa avoids it easily.
Nordskov tries to close the distance and clinch up but Murhaa swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Nordskov avoids a kick to the body.
Murhaa jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Murhaa lands with a straight right. Nordskov didn't see that one coming.
Nordskov misses with a hook. Murhaa ducked under it nicely.
Nordskov throws a jab but it's blocked by Murhaa.
Nordskov cracks Murhaa with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Murhaa checks a leg kick.
Murhaa wants to counter with a clinch but Nordskov pushes him away.
Nordskov throws a hook but Murhaa avoids it easily.
Murhaa scores with a leg kick.
Nordskov is looking to land body kicks.
Nordskov looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Nice uppercut there from Nordskov.
Murhaa connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Nordskov uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Murhaa.
Nordskov looked to counter that last move with a leg kick but didn't pull the trigger.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Nordskov with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Nordskov takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A big left from Nordskov misses.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Nordskov, as that shot connected.
Nordskov uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a low kick but Nordskov avoids it.
Nordskov throws a head kick but Murhaa moves out of range.
Nordskov throws an overhand right that lands on Murhaa's shoulder, as Murhaa tries to avoid the shot.
Paul Murhaa has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Nordskov throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Murhaa throws out a loose jab but Nordskov uses good head movement to avoid it.
A little feinted left hand from Nordskov on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Murhaa scores with a kick to the midsection.
Nordskov steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Murhaa.
Murhaa throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Nordskov throws an overhand right that lands on Murhaa's shoulder, as Murhaa tries to avoid the shot.
Nordskov wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
A looping hook to the body misses from Murhaa. Nordskov does a little dance to reset his feet.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Nordskov connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Nordskov steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Murhaa.
The fight stays on the outside here - Murhaa looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Nordskov throws a front kick aimed at Murhaa's knee but Murhaa avoids it well.

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 Mads Nordskov.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Nordskov, winning every round. Will the judges agree? They are the ones who matter, even if they are often depressingly incompetent. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Yasuomi Hirokawa scores the fight 30:27
Judge Yuuki Gou scores the fight 30:27
Judge Kenichi Hosakawa scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Mads Nordskov!

Mads Nordskov made sure to mention his sponsor, Aspire Clothing in his post fight interview.
The defeated Paul Murhaa had this to say: 'vittu'.
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Event: Indomitable Wills II     
Date:   May 11, 2019

Coming up we have a heavyweight MMA rules bout between Mfer Phol (ranked 345 p4p, 52 weight class) and Jack Blood (ranked 282 p4p, 35 weight class). Blood has chosen Raining Blood - Slayer as his entrance music. Fingers crossed for an exciting fight - I'm sure both fighters are looking for a nice under the table bonus!

190 cm
21
235 lbs
9 - 1 - 0
195 cm
21
275 lbs
7 - 0 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent MT
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Basic striking
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the heavyweight 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 Helsinki, Mfer Phol!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 7 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Jack Blood!
The judges for this bout are Paul Tew, William Gold and Phil Schofield.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Blood with a lazy takedown attempt
and Phol counters with a nice uppercut.
Phol lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.

Blood bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.
Blood wants to lay and pray for a moment but Phol keeps working.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Phol is looking for a sweep.
You can see the frustration on Phol's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.
Phol is trying to get back to half guard.
Phol prevents Blood from improving position.

Blood tries for a kimura. Not really close to a finish though.
Phol is trying to control Blood's posture but Blood avoids it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Phol regains half guard.
Phol 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.
Blood lands strikes from half guard.
Blood thows a wild elbow that connects with the canvas.
Blood has the superior BJJ but he's also working some ground strikes into his gameplan.

Phol looking for submissions from an awkward position here.

Blood is sneakily working for an arm triangle but Phol sees it coming and defends easily.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

Phol looking for submissions off his back.
Phol wants to improve his position but Blood is controlling well.
Phol wants to control but Blood is keeping busy and won't allow it.

Phol looking for submissions off his back.

Blood wants to work for an arm triangle but Phol is really keeping half guard well and defending the submission attempt.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Phol looking for submissions off his back.
Blood sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Phol defending well though.
Blood missing with the ground and pound from half guard.

Blood is thinking about going for an arm triangle but he can't free his leg.

Blood is looking for a kimura but Phol is holding onto that half guard position, so it's hard for Blood to get the leverage.

Blood is trying a forearm choke… I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.

Phol actively working from the bottom here.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Blood is trying a forearm choke… I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.

Phol actively working from the bottom here.
Phol has hold of Blood's hands but Blood slips his arm to the side and lands an elbow.
Blood wants to control but Phol is keeping him busy.
Phol is looking to improve his position.
Blood moves into full mount! Phol won't be happy about that!
Phol wants to hold on but Blood pushes him away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Phol is trying to escape the mount.
Blood trying to control but Phol is having none of it.
Phol is desperately trying to get back to half guard.
Blood trying to control but he's not successful this time.
Blood misses with a series of strikes from mount. He'll no doubt be working on his ground and pound when he gets back to the gym.
Blood misses with a series of strikes from mount. He'll no doubt be working on his ground and pound when he gets back to the gym.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Blood looking to finish with strikes here!
Phol looking to escape from mount but he's given up his back!
Phol turns into Blood and is now in his guard.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Jack Blood 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.


Phol throws a body shot but no joy.
Blood misses with a straight left.
Blood tries to score a power double leg takedown but Phol sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Blood somewhat.

Blood clinches up against the cage.
Phol gets through Blood's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Blood tries to score a body lock takedown but Phol shows good agility there to stay on his feet.
Phol blocks an uppercut.
Phol working aggressively here.

Blood successfully pulls guard.
There's a bit of a scramble here and now Blood is on top in guard.

We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Blood chips away with some ground and pound.

Phol is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Blood is aware though and is defending well.
Blood slips nicely into half guard.
Phol is trying to stand up here but Blood is controlling him well.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Phol trying to control from the bottom.
Blood scores with a couple of good hammerfists.
Blood thows a huge punch but Phol dodges it nicely.

Phol actively working from the bottom here.
Phol slips a foot under and gets full guard. Nice work.

Phol looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
Blood landing with the ground and pound.
Blood sitting in guard, not really doing much.
Phol keeping moving, preventing Blood from controlling successfully.
Blood has been the more effective fighter overall so far.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Phol tries to land a sweep but no joy.

Phol has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Blood can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Blood is looking to work some ground and pound but Phol has wrist control.
Blood throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Blood throws a big elbow that misses.
Blood postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
Blood stopping the sweep attempt from Phol.

Phol looks to be working for a triangle here. Oh, it looks like he might have it! Blood has picked Phol up and slammed him! Phol can't keep hold of the triangle and Blood manages to pass to side control!
Blood trying to control the position but Phol is working away.
Phol takes a nasty elbow to the side of the head.
Phol tries to improve position but can't.
Phol manages to get one leg in to regain half guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Blood controlling the action here.

Phol looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.

Blood is looking for a kimura but he's never going to get it from there.
Phol is trying to get back to full guard.
Phol keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.
Jack Blood has got the better of the ground game so far.

Phol is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Blood pulls his head out easily.

Phol is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Blood pulls his head out easily.
Blood working Phol over with strikes.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Phol actively working from the bottom here.
Phol is looking to improve his position.
Both fighters are absolutely exhausted here.

Phol is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Blood pulls his head out easily.
Blood sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Phol defending well though.

Phol is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Blood pulls his head out easily.
Blood frees up his trapped foot and advances to mount.
Blood lands with some vicious ground and pound - can Phol hang on?
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Blood with shots to the head and body - Phol looks very uncomfortable down there.
Blood scoring with strikes but Phol is staying in there.
Blood thowing strikes but they're hitting the gloves, not doing any damage.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

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


Phol tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Blood was well out of range. Poor timing from Phol.
Blood closes this distance looking for a takedown but Phol circles away.

Blood takes the fight into the clinch.

Blood pulls guard effortlessly.
Blood tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Phol has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
Blood keeping moving, preventing Phol from controlling successfully.
Phol preventing the sweep.
Phol trying to control the position from guard on top but Blood is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Blood working a defensive guard here.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Blood is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.

Phol wants to control but Blood is keeping busy.
Blood not landing any meaningful shots this time.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Blood wants to take a breather but Phol is having none of it.

Phol actively working from the bottom here.
Phol trying to control from the bottom.
Blood wants to pass the guard but Phol is defending well.
Blood content to control rather than advance.

Phol looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.
Blood wants to control but Phol is keeping him busy.

Phol looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Blood not landing any meaningful shots this time.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.

Phol looking for submissions from an awkward position here.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
Phol works his way to full guard. Good work.

Phol working for a triangle but Blood defends it easily.
Blood is pushing down on Phol's leg trying to pass to half guard. Phol is fighting to maintain full guard but Blood has managed to sneak the leg through.
Blood works his foot free and advances to mount.
Phol tries to improve his position but instead Blood has taken his back!
Blood lands a couple of good shots to his opponent's body and a final shot to the head. Good little attack there by Blood.
I really don't envy Phol right now.
Phol is working hard here to advance position.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Blood is cranking Phol's head sideways - that looks painful. He's managed to get his other arm under the chin and this looks bad for Phol! He's tightened the choke and Phol is tapping out!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:21 of round 3, we have a winner by way of Submission (RNC). Jack Blood!
Jack Blood is the new heavyweight champion!
During a confident post fight interview, Jack Blood thanked all his fans. He seemed very genuine when describing how motivated his fans keep him.
S C
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G S C
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G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
36%

 

Event: BFF 70: Yoshida vs. Golovkin     
Date:   May 04, 2019

Coming up we have a light heavyweight MMA rules bout between Bull Mfer (ranked 1339 p4p, 170 weight class) and Bryan Schaub (ranked 890 p4p, 109 weight class). 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.

189 cm
22
220 lbs
10 - 3 - 0
179 cm
23
219 lbs
15 - 5 - 0
Good wrestling
Lethal high kicks
Granite chin
Good wrestler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 2 rounds, in the light heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Bull Mfer!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Bryan Schaub!
The judges for this bout are Tatsuya Matsuyama, Taro Takaoka and Hirohito Nitta.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Schaub fails with a takedown attempt.
Schaub misses with a wild body shot.
Schaub throws a looping left and ducks down for a takedown. He's got his arms around Mfer's waist but Mfer gets an underhook and avoids the takedown by throwing Schaub off to one side.
Schaub scores with a sloppy right hand. Mfer should have avoided that one.
We've been told by Mfer's head coaches at Gymi that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.

Schaub fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Mfer to the ground. Schaub is now in Mfer's guard.
Schaub forces his way into half guard.
Mfer holds on for dear life, maintaining half guard for now.
Schaub wants to pass the guard but Mfer is defending well.
Schaub passes to full mount!
Schaub wants to get back to his feet but Mfer is holding on tight.
Mfer is wriggling around trying to escape.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Schaub jumps to side control looking for an arm triangle but Mfer manages to avoid the submission attempt.
The fighters are tangled up in the ropes here. We might need a restart if the fighters can't break free themselves.

Schaub stands up.
Bull Mfer is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

Schaub fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Mfer to the ground. Schaub is now in Mfer's guard.
Mfer looking to control the pace of the fight rather than finish it.
Mfer trying to control the position.
Schaub tries to free his leg and advance position but Mfer is retaining full guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fighters are trapped in the ropes so we're going to have a reposition here. The ref calls for a break and repositions the fighters in the center of the ring.
Schaub wants to get up but he can't break Mfer's closed guard. He needs to be careful trying to break the legs open, as he's open to submissions here.
Schaub trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Schaub tries to stand but Mfer is controlling from the bottom.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.

Schaub shoots in for a takedown from distance. He catches Mfer napping and manages to drive through into side control!

Mfer throws his opponent off and manages to get back to his feet! Nicely done!
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Mfer throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Schaub moves out of range as Mfer strikes.
Mfer lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Mfer jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Schaub is trying hard to land a takedown here. Mfer sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Bull Mfer has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Bryan Schaub.
Mfer throws the left hand but Schaub avoids the punch easily.
Schaub fails with the takedown.
Mfer is looking to counter with head kicks.
A looping hook to the body misses from Schaub. Mfer does a little dance to reset his feet.
Schaub misses with a straight right.
Mfer throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Schaub stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Mfer on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Mfer is looking to score with low kicks.
Schaub dives in for a single leg takedown but Mfer sprawls and the fighters end up clinched against the ropes.
Mfer thuds a left hand into Schaub's body.
Schaub looks to score with a jab to the body but Mfer is just out of range.
Schaub fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Mfer throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Mfer feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Schaub's calf.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Mfer throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.

It looks like Bryan Schaub has been cut.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Mfer fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Schaub on the side of the head.
A leg kick checked by Schaub.
Schaub tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Mfer was well out of range. Poor timing from Schaub.
Schaub looks for a takedown but Mfer sprawls well.
Mfer lands a lovely overhand right.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Schaub takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

A momentary lapse in concentration from Mfer enables Schaub to shoot in and score with a neat double leg. Mfer manages to secure a closed guard as the fighters hit the mat.
Mfer wants to sweep here but Schaub controlling him for the moment.
Mfer pulls Schaub in to control the position.
Schaub won't allow Mfer to sweep him here.

That's five minutes gone in the round.
Schaub trying to move into half guard but instead Mfer has managed to sweep!

Schaub trying to keep a closed guard but Mfer is proving a slippery customer.
Schaub 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.
Mfer tries to free his leg and advance position but Schaub is retaining full guard.
Schaub has a butterfly guard looking to sweep but Mfer has passed into side control.
Schaub tries to get back to his feet but has found himself mounted instead. Damn, that's gotta suck.
Mfer prevents Schaub from getting the reversal.

That's six minutes gone in the round.
Schaub tries to lock up and control but Mfer gives him a forearm to the face and pushes him away.
Mfer tries to control but Schaub wriggling away.
Schaub sneaks a leg under to get to half guard.
Schaub is trying to get back to full guard.
Mfer blocks the strikes from Schaub.
Schaub tries to get to full guard but Mfer has control of the leg.
Mfer is pressing down on Schaub's thigh, looking to free his foot. Schaub is holding on for now.

That's seven minutes gone in the round.
Mfer is trying to control. Schaub wants to improve his position but can't escape this time.
Schaub moves his hips nicely and gets into full guard.
Schaub looking for a sweep. Not yet Schaub, not yet.
Schaub wants to hit a switch here but Mfer passes into full mount! Oh no, disaster for Schaub there!
Schaub manages to regain half guard. Good work.
Mfer is keen to just control but Schaub is a slippery customer.
Schaub is looking to get full guard. It looks like he might be successful but at the last minute Mfer jumps into side control!
Schaub dodges the ground and pound from Mfer.

That's eight minutes gone in the round.
Schaub is looking to regain half guard here but Mfer keeps moving and retains side control.
Schaub tries to slip a leg under to move to half guard but Mfer presses down on the leg and jumps into full mount!
Schaub is looking to improve his position but Mfer isn't that keen on the idea.
Schaub is still trying to improve position.

That's nine minutes gone in the round.
Mfer takes a little breather and maintains the position. The referee will be looking for him to stay active from such a dominant position though.
Schaub bucks up and manages to get a nice reversal! He's in guard on the top - nicely done!
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Bull Mfer dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Bryan Schaub'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!


Schaub looks to score with a jab to the body but Mfer is just out of range.
Mfer takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Schaub misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Mfer.

Schaub shoots in and bounces Mfer off the ropes to secure the takedown into guard.
Schaub wants to pass the guard but Mfer is keeping the position.
Schaub trying to pass the guard. He's being very persistent here but Mfer manages to land a sweep and now he's on top!

We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Schaub 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.
Schaub wants to improve his position but instead Mfer has moved into half guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Mfer with a momentary lay and pray from half guard.
Schaub wants to improve his position but Mfer is controlling well.
Schaub is working for an escape here. He's hooked one of Mfer's legs and he's managed to sneak out and take Mfer's back!

Mfer showing good submission defense here.
Mfer wants to control his opponent's hands but Schaub gets his hands free.

Schaub patiently working for the choke. Which fighter will keep their nerve here?

Schaub is looking for the choke from the back position but Mfer is controlling his hands well.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Schaub gets his hands free as Mfer looks to control.

Schaub is looking to finish the fight by rear naked choke. Mfer knows exactly what he's got planned though, so he's defending well. Maybe a few strikes would soften Mfer for a finish.
Schaub avoiding Mfer 's attempts to control his hands.

Mfer defends a rear naked choke attempt by controlling one of Schaub's arms.
Mfer is defending well here and trying to improve his position.

Schaub is staying calm and holding on to the back position, whilst working on a rear naked choke. Mfer is defending well though. Schaub let's go of the attempt for now.

Schaub patiently working for the choke. Which fighter will keep their nerve here?

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Schaub not allowing Mfer to control his hands.
Mfer wants to escape the position but for the time being he's just trying to control the pace.
Mfer manages to reverse the position and now he's in Schaub's guard. Nice work there by Mfer.
Schaub looking to sweep using the butterfly guard but Mfer puts pay to that idea as he passes nicely into half guard.
Mfer blocks the strikes from Schaub.
Schaub tries to get to full guard but Mfer has control of the leg.
Schaub is persisting with the attempt to improve his position.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Schaub is looking to get full guard. It looks like he might be successful but at the last minute Mfer jumps into side control!
Schaub is trying to buck Mfer off.
Schaub is looking to slip a leg under and get half guard but Mfer is one step ahead and moves to full mount!
Mfer trying to control but he's not successful this time.
Mfer prevents Schaub from getting the reversal.
Mfer looking to control but Schaub is working nicely, looking to advance position himself.
Schaub working to try and regain half guard.

That's five minutes gone in the round.
Mfer controlling from the full mount.
Schaub is looking to improve his position but Mfer isn't that keen on the idea.
Schaub sneaks a leg back under and regains half guard and is working straight away to try and get back to guard. He hasn't managed just yet though.
Schaub tries to roll over but Mfer keeps him under control.
The fighters are battling for position here. Schaub manages to regain full guard. Nice work.
Schaub tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Schaub is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.


Schaub is sneakily working for an arm triangle but Mfer sees it coming and defends easily.
Schaub is breathing heavily.
Mfer is looking for a sweep. Schaub is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.

That's six minutes gone in the round.
Schaub moves into full mount! Mfer won't be happy about that!
Mfer holding onto his opponent's waist for dear life, as Schaub tries to land some strikes to get him to release his grip.
Mfer can't escape the position.
Schaub wants to get back to his feet but Mfer is holding on tight.
Schaub tries to control but Mfer wriggling away.
Schaub seems to be looking to move to his opponent's back but Mfer is holding on tight.

That's seven minutes gone in the round.

Schaub looking for a guillotine from mount but Mfer is having none of it.
Mfer is controlling an arm, preventing Schaub from taking his back. Although keeping him in mount is no better to be honest.

Schaub goes for an armbar but he's fallen flat on his backside there and now Mfer is on top in guard.
Schaub striking off his back but it's not causing Mfer any problems.
Schaub wants to sweep here but Mfer controlling him for the moment.
Mfer has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
Schaub keeps trying to improve his position.
Schaub controls Mfer momentarily but Mfer frees himself.

That's eight minutes gone in the round.
Mfer won't allow Schaub to sweep him here.
Mfer postures up.
Schaub has a butterfly guard looking to sweep but Mfer has passed into side control.
Schaub manages to land a sweep and he's now on top! Lovely Jiu Jitsu!

Schaub is looking for a kimura but he's never going to get it from there.
Mfer is trying to control but can't.
Schaub is working hard to pass the guard. He's done it - he's now in full mount! Trouble for Mfer!
Schaub is looking to stand but Mfer has his arms wrapped tightly around him, looking to prevent the damage.

Schaub goes for an armbar but he's not got it… Mfer turns into him and now he's in Schaub's guard.

That's nine minutes gone in the round.
Schaub looking to sweep using the butterfly guard but Mfer puts pay to that idea as he passes nicely into half guard.
Schaub tries to get to full guard but Mfer has control of the leg.
Schaub is looking to get full guard. It looks like he might be successful but at the last minute Mfer jumps into side control!
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
A bit of a lull in the action. I'm sure it will pick up again soon... even if the ref has to physically pick them up and put them back on their feet.
You can see the frustration on Schaub's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.
Schaub is positioning himself to get back to half guard.

And that's the end of the fight!
Bryan Schaub comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I have no idea who won that fight. Let's wait and see whether the judges are as confused as me! Time for a split decision perhaps?!. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Tatsuya Matsuyama scores the fight as a draw!
Judge Taro Takaoka scores the fight as a draw!
Judge Tatsuya Matsuyama scores the fight as a draw!

The fight ends as a draw!
S C
A
G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
50%

 

Event: FARTMMA 34     
Date:   May 04, 2019

Coming up we have a heavyweight MMA rules bout between Rexx Howler (ranked 3446 p4p, 303 weight class) and Pauke Murhapuro (ranked 3427 p4p, 299 weight class). I can't wait for this one - let's get the fighter introductions out of the way and get this one started!

193 cm
20
255 lbs
6 - 3 - 0
192 cm
19
235 lbs
2 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
Basic striking
Cardio machine
Good takedowns
Decent boxing
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Rexx Howler!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 2 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Pauke Murhapuro!
The judges for this bout are Vladimir Khabensky, Illya Tyunina and Konstantin Menshow.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Howler drives through with a takedown into Murhapuro's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
Murhapuro utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Howler postures up and scores with a shot to the body and a follow up elbow to the head.
Howler wants to control from the top but Murhapuro keeps moving.
Howler distracts Murhapuro with his right hand and drops a big elbow with his other arm.
Howler cracks Murhapuro with a solid left hand.

Murhapuro escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Howler gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.

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

Murhapuro has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Howler can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Howler pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Murhapuro is keeping the position for now.

Howler is posturing up here but Murhapuro has hold of an arm and he's gone for an armbar! Howler tries to roll out but it's too tight and Howler has to tap! Slick submission there by Murhapuro!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:57 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Armbar). Pauke Murhapuro!
S C
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G S C
B
G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
72%

 

Event: Unstoppable Force II     
Date:   May 04, 2019

Coming up we have a middleweight MMA rules bout between Phol Boxaaja (ranked 248 p4p, 35 weight class) and Dalton McConnell (ranked 728 p4p, 97 weight class). There are an array of beautiful celebrities at ringside tonight! I wonder if any of them paid for their tickets.

180 cm
21
188 lbs
12 - 0 - 0
180 cm
21
190 lbs
5 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Decent wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ma Balls Is Hot Clothing



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the middleweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Phol Boxaaja!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Amsterdam, Dalton McConnell!
The judges for this bout are Sam Margolis, James Atkins and Chris Edwards.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Boxaaja.
We've been informed that McConnell 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.
McConnell misses with a hook. Boxaaja ducked under it nicely.
Boxaaja connects with a body shot that sends McConnell's belly button to the back.
McConnell just misses with a punch to the body.
Boxaaja fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and McConnell has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Boxaaja lands a nice looking body shot.
Boxaaja throws a good cross that connects.
Boxaaja wants to clinch.
A big left from McConnell misses.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Boxaaja falls off balance throwing a combination
and McConnell counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
McConnell takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
McConnell takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A looping hook to the body misses from Boxaaja. McConnell does a little dance to reset his feet.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Donk. McConnell catches Boxaaja right on the button with a cross.

Boxaaja clinches up with McConnell and pushes him back against the cage.
Boxaaja tries a body shot but McConnell blocks it.
McConnell working hard to break the clinch.
Boxaaja lands with a short shot to the head.
McConnell wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Boxaaja has him pressed against the cage.

McConnell pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Boxaaja misses with a body punch
and McConnell counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Boxaaja throws a shot to the body.
We've been told by Boxaaja's head coaches at Gymi that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Boxaaja closes the distance looking to clinch
and McConnell connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Boxaaja throws a right and a left that both miss.
McConnell looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Dalton McConnell is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
McConnell scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Boxaaja doesn't seem bothered though.
Boxaaja is looking to wear down McConnell with body shots, infact he's throwing more body shots than head shots at the moment.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This has been an exciting period of action!
McConnell throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Boxaaja sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Boxaaja swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Nice shot lands for McConnell.

Boxaaja feints and then dives in with a takedown. That was a long way out but the feint bought him enough time to close the distance and complete the takedown. Now we'll play guard for a bit and see who can get the better of that position.
McConnell looking for a sweep. Not yet McConnell, not yet.
Boxaaja slips effortlessly into side control - very nice.

Boxaaja is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. McConnell knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.

Boxaaja looking for an arm triangle but it's way too loose to do anything.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
McConnell tries to get back to half guard but can't.
Boxaaja happy to just control the position for now.

Boxaaja tries for a kimura. Not really close to a finish though.

Boxaaja swings around for an armbar but McConnell sees it coming a mile off and turns beautifully into Boxaaja's guard.
McConnell trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Boxaaja is pulling down on McConnell's head. It's preventing any offense from McConnell, at least for the moment.

Boxaaja working for a triangle but McConnell defends it easily.

Boxaaja looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
McConnell looking to pass the guard.

Boxaaja escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. McConnell gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

McConnell content to sit in guard, stalling... Great. Oh but he could get punished here because Boxaaja has locked up a guillotine! Boxaaja's face is contorted as he sqeezes tight on the submission attempt - will he finish? McConnell is holding on here and Boxaaja must be using up a lot of energy. McConnell has gone limp! He's out! He's out cold! Boxaaja gets to his feet, tossing aside his stricken foe. Arms raised, he milks the applause from the crowd. Great submission!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:55 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Guillotine). Phol Boxaaja!
Phol Boxaaja retains his middleweight title!
Dalton McConnell was interviewed post fight and said 'He got lucky tonight but I'll avenge this'.
S C
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G S C G energy
A | B
hype
A | B
pop
A | B
mgr
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
39%

 

Event: Skrap Fights 45     
Date:   May 04, 2019

Coming up we have a featherweight MMA rules bout between Yasol Kim (ranked 7064 p4p, 409 weight class) and Buakaw Banchamek (ranked 3344 p4p, 306 weight class). Banchamek has chosen Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger 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.

175 cm
21
155 lbs
0 - 0 - 0
174 cm
29
150 lbs
8 - 7 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent MT
Granite chin
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the featherweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Yasol Kim!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Sydney, Buakaw Banchamek!
The judges for this bout are Frank Dennis, George Francis and Wesley Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nice uppercut there from Kim.
The fight stays on the outside here - Banchamek looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Banchamek shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Kim misses with a body shot.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Banchamek fails in his attempt to clinch.
Banchamek moves in looking to clinch but Kim pushes him off.
Kim throws the left hand but Banchamek avoids the punch easily.

Kim gets tackled into the ropes by Banchamek. Banchamek maintains the clinch.
Banchamek misses with a body punch.
Kim looks like he'd prefer to be striking at range right now.
Banchamek gets an overhook and lands an elbow to the side of the head.

It looks like Yasol Kim has been cut.
A short left from Kim.

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

Banchamek takes the fight into the clinch.
Banchamek lands a left hand that snaps the head of Kim backwards.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Kim dodges an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Banchamek pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the ropes.
Banchamek lands a body punch - he's looking to wear down Kim.
Kim avoiding damage as Banchamek throws knees to the body.
Banchamek misses with the head strike.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Banchamek working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Kim blocks the elbow strike.
Banchamek throws an elbow that misses.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Banchamek.
With the two fighters working up against the ropes, Banchamek just misses with a elbow thrown towards Kim's brow.
Kim tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Kim trying to stall but Banchamek improves his position.
Banchamek blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Banchamek misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Kim.
Banchamek tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
Banchamek tries to work over Kim's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Kim tries to throw a body punch but Banchamek avoids it by throwing Kim back against the ropes.
Kim avoids the elbow strike from Banchamek, against the ropes.
We've been informed that Banchamek 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.
Kim working hard to break the clinch.
Kim blocks an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Kim is trying to stall.
Kim throws a punch but it's blocked by Banchamek.
Banchamek using the Thai plumb to throw knees but Kim has his back arched nicely, preventing the strike.
Kim tries to throw a body punch but Banchamek avoids it by throwing Kim back against the ropes.
Kim controlling the action here for a moment.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek tries to throw a body punch but Kim avoids it by throwing Banchamek back against the ropes.
Banchamek misses with a body punch.
Kim managing to block the knees to the body from Banchamek.
Kim scores with a shoulder strike.
Banchamek lands a shoulder strike.
Kim dodges an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Kim blocks an elbow strike from Banchamek.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Kim stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Banchamek lands a body shot.
Banchamek misses with a punch to the body.
Kim is trying to force a seperation but Banchamek has the dominant position.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Banchamek wants to clinch up but Kim keeps it at a distance.
Kim dips to his left and cracks Banchamek with an uppercut!

Kim gets tackled into the ropes by Banchamek. Banchamek maintains the clinch.
Banchamek doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Kim cracks Banchamek with a nice body shot.
Banchamek throws a knee to the head but misses.
A knee to the head by Banchamek.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim is looking to control Banchamek's arms but Banchamek gets an underhook and turns him. Now Kim has his back to the ropes.
Kim takes an elbow to the temple.
A frustrated look appears on Kim's face as he tries to break the clinch.
Nice body punch from Banchamek - that landed with a thud.
Kim working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Banchamek comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Kim is trying to maintain a safe position but Banchamek gets an underhook and turns Kim into the ropes.
Banchamek misses with an elbow over the top.
Banchamek lands a nice elbow from the clinch.
Kim takes an elbow to the temple.

Kim pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Kim tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Banchamek was well out of range. Poor timing from Kim.
Banchamek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Kim quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
Banchamek wants to clinch.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Kim lands with an uppercut that bounces Banchamek off the ropes and back into range.

Banchamek has managed to clinch.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Banchamek misses with an elbow strike.
Kim lands with a right to the head.
Banchamek pushes off an throws an elbow but Kim leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the ropes.
Banchamek misses with a body punch.
Kim dodges an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Banchamek throws a knee to the head but misses.
Banchamek blocking some punches.
Banchamek lands with a right to the head.
Kim misses with some punches.
Banchamek tries to throw a body punch but Kim avoids it by throwing Banchamek back against the ropes.
Kim dodges an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Kim wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Banchamek has him pressed against the ropes.

Kim pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Banchamek is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Banchamek takes a kick to the side of the head.
Kim throws a push kick but Banchamek slaps the foot to one side.
Banchamek wants to clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Buakaw Banchamek dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Yasol Kim's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.

Banchamek instigates a clinch.
Kim swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Kim lands a right hand that snaps the head of Banchamek backwards.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Kim.
Banchamek lands a nice knee to the body.
Kim blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Kim blocks an uppercut.
Banchamek prevents a body shot from Kim.
Kim lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Banchamek backwards.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Banchamek as Kim tries to tie him up.
Banchamek lands a nice elbow.
Kim taking a breather.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Kim's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch but Kim swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Yasol Kim is winning the standup battle so far.
Kim throws a good cross that connects.
Kim throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.

Banchamek moves into the clinch.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Kim just misses with a punch to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Banchamek fails in his attempt to clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch up.

Banchamek clinches up with Kim and pushes him back against the ropes.
Kim lands on the inside with an uppercut.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Banchamek ducks under a wild hook from Kim.
Banchamek tries to clinch up but Kim circles away and keeps his distance.
Banchamek wants to clinch up but Kim keeps it at a distance.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Banchamek doesn't manage to clinch there - Kim circles away.
Kim swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Kim throws a series of punches but Banchamek moves out of range.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.
Banchamek is looking to clinch but Kim is avoiding it.
Kim with a jab.
Banchamek fails with an attempt to clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim moves out of range.
Kim 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.

Banchamek clinches up with Kim and pushes him back against the ropes.
Banchamek tries to land a knee to the head but misses.
Kim is trying to slow down the pace of the fight but Banchamek is keeping busy.
Banchamek misses with a knee strike.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek lands with a left to the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Banchamek misses with an elbow strike.

Kim breaks the clinch.
Buakaw Banchamek seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Banchamek fails with an attempt to clinch.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Banchamek moves in looking to clinch but Kim pushes him off.
Kim throws a sloppy head kick and Banchamek moves out of range easily.
Banchamek raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Kim swats away the attempt to clinch by Banchamek.
Kim misses with a jab, cross combination.
Kim throws a wild body kick that Banchamek sees coming a mile off.
A little jabbing left from Banchamek on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Kim looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Banchamek tries to clinch up.
Kim waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Banchamek.
Banchamek tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.
Kim thows a body kick. Banchamek tries to catch it but that hurt him.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Kim misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Kim walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Banchamek checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Kim fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Banchamek manages to avoid it.

Kim tries to keep at a distance but Banchamek has taken the fight into the clinch.
Kim blocks an elbow strike from Banchamek.
Banchamek comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Banchamek pushes off an throws an elbow but Kim leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the ropes.
Banchamek lands a left hand that snaps the head of Kim backwards.
Kim tries to stall but Banchamek uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Banchamek lands a nice elbow.
Banchamek tries to land a knee to the head but Kim blocks with his arms.
Kim can't break the clinch.
Banchamek lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Kim tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.

Kim breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Kim, right into the meat.
Banchamek is looking to clinch.
Kim quickly followed up with a counter body kick but doesn't connect.
Banchamek shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Kim circles away from the clinch attempt.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.

Banchamek closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the ropes.

Kim's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Kim scores with a jab to the head.
Banchamek wants to clinch.
Kim tries to bum rush Banchamek with a series of wild strikes but Banchamek uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Buakaw Banchamek is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.

Banchamek takes the fight into the clinch.
A short left from Kim.
Banchamek has a couple of punches blocked by Kim.
Banchamek misses with a punch to the body.
Kim tries to break the clinch but Banchamek is controlling the position.
With the fighters up against the ropes, Banchamek throws an elbow but misses.
Kim misses with a short punch on the inside.
Kim tries to break the clinch but Banchamek is controlling the position.
Banchamek misses with a knee to the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Yasol Kim dominated that second round.
The cut man is working on Yasol Kim'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. Let's hear some noise people - this is the final round!


Kim lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
The fight stays on the outside here - Banchamek looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Kim avoids the clinch attempt nicely.

Banchamek closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the ropes.
Banchamek throws an elbow that misses.
Banchamek keeps the fight in the clinch, despite Kim's efforts to push away.
With the fighters clinched against the ropes, Kim creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
Kim is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the ropes.
Banchamek landing knees to the body.
Banchamek is working Kim over against the ropes.
Kim on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Banchamek lands an elbow that stopped Kim in his tracks for a moment.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Banchamek is working Kim over against the ropes.
Banchamek lands a left hand.
Banchamek throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Kim blocks it with crossed arms.
Kim taking a breather.
Kim takes an elbow to the temple.
Both fighters are breathing heavily.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Kim blocks an elbow strike.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Kim is trying to break the clinch but Banchamek has him pressed against the ropes.
Banchamek can't find room to land a body shot as Kim controls the action.
A short uppercut from Banchamek.
Banchamek blocks a body shot from Kim.
A short uppercut from Banchamek.
Kim makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Banchamek tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Kim has had enough of the clinch but Banchamek keeps him there for the moment.
With the fighters up against the ropes, Banchamek throws an elbow but misses.
Banchamek throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Kim blocks it with crossed arms.
Banchamek misses with a knee strike.
Kim is trying to break free.
Banchamek blocks an uppercut.
Kim looks like he'd prefer to be striking at range right now.

Kim breaks from the clinch.

Banchamek moves into range and clinches up with Kim.
Banchamek tries to throw a body punch but Kim avoids it by throwing Banchamek back against the ropes.
Kim avoids the elbow strike from Banchamek, against the ropes.
Kim lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Kim managing to block the knees to the body from Banchamek.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A nice right hand lands inside from Kim.
Kim wants to break free. God knows he wants to breaaaak freeee.
Banchamek trying to land knees to the body.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Kim stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.
Kim blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
A short uppercut from Kim.
Kim works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.

Kim pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Kim connects with a looping right hand.

Banchamek has Kim up against the ropes in a clinch.
Kim trying to stall but Banchamek improves his position.
A right handed body shot lands from Banchamek.
Kim working aggressively here.
Banchamek is leaning against Kim and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Banchamek lands a nice elbow.
Banchamek throws a punch but it's blocked by Kim.
Kim lands with a short shot to the head.
Banchamek lands a damaging elbow.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Banchamek creates a bit of distance and throws an elbow that only just misses.

Kim breaks from the clinch.
Kim throws a shot to the body.
Banchamek is looking to clinch.
Kim throws a head kick but Banchamek moves out of range.
Banchamek tries to clinch but Kim is having none of it.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.

Banchamek closes the distance and clinches.
Kim taking a breather.
Kim's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Banchamek tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
Both fighters working to control the clinch.
Banchamek lands a knee to the head there! That was nasty!
Nice elbow from Banchamek.
Kim softening up his opponent with strikes, against the ropes.
Banchamek prevents a body shot from Kim.
Banchamek takes a shot to the head.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
A body shot lands from Banchamek.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Kim.
Kim avoiding damage as Banchamek throws knees to the body.
Buakaw Banchamek seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Kim blocks an elbow strike.
Kim avoids a wild elbow strike from Banchamek.

Kim's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Kim misses with a leg kick.
Banchamek throws out a counter right but Kim avoids it with no problem.
Banchamek is looking to clinch but Kim is avoiding it.
Banchamek uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Kim.
Kim circles away from the clinch attempt.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up against the ropes but Kim paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Banchamek tries to close the distance and clinch up but Kim swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Kim keeps the fight on the outside.
Kim throwing a counter right hand but Banchamek manages to avoid it.

Banchamek gets a clinch.
Nice elbow from Banchamek.
Kim managing to block the knees to the body from Banchamek.
Banchamek scores with a knee to the head.
Banchamek lands an elbow inside.

Kim escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Banchamek wants to clinch up but Kim keeps it at a distance.

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

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.

Judge Frank Dennis scores the fight for Buakaw Banchamek!
Judge George Francis scores the fight for Buakaw Banchamek!
Judge Wesley Smith scores the fight for Buakaw Banchamek!

Buakaw Banchamek wins by unanimous decision!

After the fight, Buakaw Banchamek was humble in paying tribute to his opponent but made it clear he wants to go on to bigger and better things. It seemed to go down well with the crowd who cheered him loudly.
The defeated Yasol Kim had this to say: 'Perkele'.
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Event: FARTMMA 32     
Date:   Apr 27, 2019

Coming up we have a super heavyweight MMA rules bout between Ispa Murhapuro (ranked 1754 p4p, 82 weight class) and Ladimir Volkovniakoiv (ranked 2285 p4p, 104 weight class). Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

212 cm
19
300 lbs
3 - 0 - 0
210 cm
19
281 lbs
4 - 0 - 0
Good wrestling
Solid boxing
Cardio machine
Good takedowns
Brawler
Tends to cut

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the super heavyweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 3 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Ispa Murhapuro!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 4 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Ladimir Volkovniakoiv!
The judges for this bout are Tatsuya Matsuyama, Yasuomi Hirokawa and Taro Takaoka.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Volkovniakoiv fails with a takedown attempt.
Horrible takedown attempt by Volkovniakoiv or perhaps it was just good defense by Murhapuro, which made it look bad.
Volkovniakoiv throws a left and a right that both miss
and Murhapuro counters with a nice body shot.
Volkovniakoiv is trying hard to land a takedown here. Murhapuro sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Ispa Murhapuro has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Ladimir Volkovniakoiv.
Volkovniakoiv fails with the takedown
and Murhapuro counters with a lovely straight right hand!

It looks like Ladimir Volkovniakoiv has been cut.
Volkovniakoiv looks winded!
Volkovniakoiv tries for a takedown but Murhapuro circles away easily
and Murhapuro counters with a big right hand! Oh Volkovniakoiv is in trouble here! Murhapuro follows up with more strikes and that's it! The ref has stopped it!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:38 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Ispa Murhapuro!
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