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Event: RBB 20: Nurmagomedov vs Rivers     
Date:   Jul 01, 2017
#R1#
Galato misses with a lunging right hand
and Constantine counters with a left to the body.
Galato lands with a slapping head kick.
Galato getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Constantine misses with a jab, cross combination.
Galato's coach down at Chute Coxe was telling us pre-fight that they have been working on Galato's balance. Obviously they view that as a key factor in the outcome of this fight.
Galato thuds his shin into the meat of Constantine's side.
Jab, cross, leg kick. Nice combination by Constantine!
Galato misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Galato goes for a high kick. It partially lands.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Galato connects with a high kick.
Galato showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Constantine.
Constantine throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Galato throws a head kick that misses.
Constantine is looking for a counter combo.
Galato slips under a jab.
Galato bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Galato lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.#T1#
Galato closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Galato uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Constantine.
Galato avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Galato lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Good shot there by Constantine.
Galato uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Constantine.
Constantine really does look like a pencil wearing a pair of gloves. Let's hope he has a gameplan to suit that ridiculous body shape.
Constantine throws a monster overhand right that drops Galato! Constantine follows up with more strikes from mount and the fight is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:32 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Joe Constantine!
During a confident post fight interview, Joe Constantine thanked all his fans. He seemed very genuine when describing how motivated his fans keep him.

 

Event: EPL 12.9     
Date:   Jun 28, 2017
#R1#
McLovin takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
McLovin on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Pilvi. Pilvi obviously looking to wear him down.
McLovin takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Veikko Pilvi seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
McLovin takes one to the side of the head.
McLovin checks a low kick from Pilvi.
McLovin throwing a counter right hand but Pilvi manages to avoid it.
Pilvi lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Pilvi fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt McLovin.
Pilvi attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
McLovin darts in and out, connecting with a jab.
Pilvi throws a quick inside leg kick.
McLovin pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Pilvi lands a nice leg kick that just misses McLovin's sensitive parts.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
McLovin fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Pilvi throws a leg kick which misses McLovin's front leg but catches the back leg as McLovin tries to avoid it. #T1#
McLovin has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from McLovin there as he acknowledges the shot.
Pilvi throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
McLovin swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Pilvi.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Pilvi, as that shot connected.
Pilvi misses the jab.
McLovin appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
McLovin swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Pilvi dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on McLovin. That did some damage!
McLovin has been working on his boxing with his coaches at HAWK Gym in the buildup to the fight.
Pilvi wants to clinch up but McLovin keeps it at a distance.
McLovin circles away from the clinch attempt.
McLovin takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Pilvi.#CL2#
Pilvi pushes McLovin up against the cage in a clinch.#T2#
This has been an exciting period of action!
Pilvi misses with a hook from the clinch.
A head punch blocked on the inside by McLovin.
McLovin throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Pilvi blocks it with crossed arms. #BC2#
Pilvi breaks the clinch.
Good shot there by Pilvi.
Pilvi tries a low kick but McLovin avoids it.
McLovin swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
Pilvi misses with a wild body shot.
McLovin avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
A counter left hand to the body from McLovin misses its target.
Pilvi scores with a jab to the body.
Pilvi tries to clinch there but McLovin circles away.
Pilvi pulls out of a head kick attempt.
McLovin went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Pilvi misses with a double jab
and McLovin counters with a straight right hand.
Pilvi feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to McLovin's calf.#T3#
Pilvi rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and McLovin counters with a kick to the head that grazes his opponent. Pilvi is lucky that one didn't land flush.
Pilvi has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
A big right from McLovin misses.
Pilvi scores with a jab to the jaw.
Pilvi bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps McLovin's head backwards.
Pilvi lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but McLovin circles away quickly and effectively.
McLovin went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Pilvi moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
McLovin slips under a jab.
McLovin on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
An inside leg kick lands from Pilvi. #CL2#
Pilvi clinches.
A right hook to the body lands for Pilvi.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Pilvi is working McLovin over against the cage.
Pilvi scores with a nice hook to the head.#T4#
Pilvi blocks an elbow strike.
Pilvi lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Pilvi throws a head punch that misses.
McLovin working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
McLovin misses with some punches.
McLovin blocks a body shot from Pilvi.
A head punch blocked on the inside by McLovin.
McLovin swings wildly with an uppercut but Pilvi uses good head movement to avoid it.
McLovin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
McLovin misses with a body punch.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Pilvi.
Pilvi throws a punch but it's blocked by McLovin.
McLovin is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.#BC2#
Pilvi breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Pilvi fails in his attempt to clinch.
Pilvi misses with a double jab.
McLovin is looking to counter punch.
Pilvi works McLovin's body with a nice hook.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Veikko Pilvi dominated that round.
That's time! Back to the action!
#R2##CL#
McLovin has Pilvi up against the cage in a clinch.
Pilvi fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
McLovin lands a left hand.
McLovin misses with a knee strike.
Pilvi has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
McLovin digs a right hand underneath Pilvi's ribcage. Pilvi let out a lung full of air as it connected.
Pilvi throws a punch but it's blocked by McLovin.
McLovin lands a body punch in the clinch.
McLovin misses with a hook from the clinch.
Pilvi lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
McLovin blocking some punches.
Pilvi softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A head punch on the inside from Pilvi fails to land.
McLovin throws a knee to the head but misses. #BC2#
Pilvi's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
McLovin looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Pilvi wants to clinch but McLovin slips to the side
and McLovin makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Bob McLovin is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.#T1#
Pilvi throws a hook but McLovin avoids it easily.#CL2#
Pilvi clinches.
Pilvi tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Pilvi blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Pilvi tries a body shot but McLovin blocks it.
McLovin tries to land knees in the clinch but Pilvi avoids the damage to the body.
A battle for position here, against the cage.
Pilvi gets through McLovin's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
McLovin pushes off an throws an elbow but Pilvi leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the cage.
Kneeeeees! The crowd are calling for knees to the body. McLovin obliges.
McLovin tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Pilvi lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Some stalling of biblical proportions here from McLovin.#BC2#
Pilvi breaks from the clinch.
Pilvi throws a leg kick which misses McLovin's front leg but catches the back leg as McLovin tries to avoid it.
Pilvi misses with a two punch combination. #T2#
Pilvi fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. McLovin looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Pilvi scores with a sloppy right hand. McLovin should have avoided that one.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Pilvi works over McLovin's head and body with a nice combination.#CL#
Pilvi tries to keep at a distance but McLovin has taken the fight into the clinch.
Pilvi lands with a right to the head.
Pilvi tries to work over McLovin's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Pilvi.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for McLovin.
Pilvi throws a head punch that misses. #BC2#
Pilvi breaks from the clinch.
Pilvi digs a good body shot into McLovin's ribs.
Pilvi scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Pilvi comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.#T3#
Pilvi jabs McLovin to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Pilvi bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps McLovin's head backwards.
Pilvi throws a low kick but McLovin avoids it.
A head kick misses from Pilvi.
Pilvi misses with a body shot.
McLovin swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
McLovin looks to throw the jab but Pilvi is out of range.
Pilvi tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. McLovin manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Pilvi lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Pilvi.
Pilvi looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Pilvi tests McLovin's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Pilvi thuds his right hand into McLovin's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.#T4#
Pilvi lands with a thumping leg kick.
This has been an exciting period of action!#CL2#
Pilvi closes the distance and clinches.
McLovin stalls.
Veikko Pilvi seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
McLovin blocks an uppercut.
McLovin lands a glancing elbow in the clinch.
McLovin trying to land knees to the body.
McLovin misses with an elbow strike.
McLovin blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Pilvi.
McLovin wants to stall.
Pilvi lands a right hand that snaps the head of McLovin backwards.
The referee calls for McLovin to work. #BC2#
Pilvi manages to break the clinch.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Veikko Pilvi 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! This is the final round!
#R3#
McLovin looks to land a combination. Pilvi sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
Pilvi throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
McLovin closes the distance but Pilvi moves to the side
letting Pilvi counter with a right hand. #CL2#
Pilvi closes the distance and clinches.
McLovin blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
McLovin is trying to wear down his opponent with knees to the body.
Pilvi blocks an elbow strike.
McLovin misses with a knee to the head.
Pilvi managing to block the knees to the body from McLovin.
Pilvi working aggressively here.
Pilvi managing to block the knees to the body from McLovin.
Nice body punch from Pilvi.
Still in the clinch, Pilvi scores with a nice short uppercut.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
A battle for position here, against the cage.#T1#
Pilvi working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Pilvi.
McLovin takes a shot to the head.
McLovin lands a nice uppercut.
McLovin missing with knees to the body.
Nice body punch from Pilvi.
Pilvi avoiding damage as McLovin throws knees to the body. #BC2#
Pilvi manages to break the clinch.
Pilvi swings for the body but McLovin moves out of range.
McLovin throws a big counter combination but Pilvi scrambles out of danger and avoids any damage.
McLovin closes the distance and lands a one-two.
Pilvi throws a jab when McLovin was well out of range.
Pilvi throws a leg kick but McLovin checks it.
Pilvi tests McLovin's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Pilvi throws a nice outside leg kick. #T2#
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Pilvi tries to clinch but McLovin moves out of range.
Pilvi throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck McLovin on the side of the head.
Pilvi lands a glancing blow to the side of McLovin's head.
Pilvi buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Veikko Pilvi seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Pilvi throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Pilvi lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Pilvi fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt McLovin.
McLovin takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
McLovin takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
McLovin looks like he's developed a pretty tasty lump over his left eye. He'll need to avoid taking much more damage to that.
A left lands for Pilvi.#T3#
Pilvi cracks the inside of McLovin's front leg.
Pilvi scores with a nice head shot.
McLovin throws a hook but Pilvi avoids it easily.
Pilvi stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Pilvi is looking to slow McLovin down with leg kicks.
Pilvi will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
It looked like McLovin was trying to counter with a body shot coming off that last attack from Pilvi.
McLovin throws a left and a right that both miss
and Pilvi counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Jab, jab by Pilvi - just one landing.
McLovin misses with the combination.
Pilvi steps in looking to clinch after the strikes miss from McLovin.#T4#
Pilvi swings for the body but McLovin moves out of range.
Pilvi throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Bob McLovin has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
McLovin misses with a few strikes there.
Pilvi has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Pilvi scores with a one two! McLovin had his feet all tangled up there and couldn't avoid the strikes.
McLovin looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
A jab from Pilvi misses.
McLovin throwing a counter right hand but Pilvi manages to avoid it.
Pilvi misses with a straight right.
Pilvi scores with the left hand. McLovin knows he should have avoided that one.
Pilvi connects with a good right hand that stumbles McLovin. McLovin circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Pilvi cracks McLovin with a hook to the jaw. Both fighters smile at eachother and high-five before getting back down to business.
Pilvi connects with a jab.

And that's the end of the fight!
Veikko Pilvi comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
Well Pilvi 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 Gwen Towbar scores the fight for Veikko Pilvi!
Judge Alan Glass scores the fight for Veikko Pilvi!
Judge Daniel Franklin scores the fight for Veikko Pilvi!

Veikko Pilvi wins by unanimous decision!

Veikko Pilvi decided to go for the less than humble approach in his post fight interview, telling everyone how he is going to conquer the world. The crowd seemed to like it when really that sort of approach could have gone either way.

 


 

Event: Ascension 0617     
Date:   Jun 17, 2017
#R1#
Brophy lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
De Fran staying out of range there.
De Fran throws an overhand right that lands on Brophy's shoulder, as Brophy tries to avoid the shot.
Brophy tries to work over De Fran's front leg with a kick but De Fran checks it.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Brophy. De Fran shrugs it off though.
Brophy avoids the body shot from De Fran.
De Fran moves out of range as Brophy strikes.
De Fran throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Brophy.
Brophy lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
A looping hook to the body misses from De Fran. Brophy does a little dance to reset his feet.
De Fran tries to clinch there but Brophy circles away.
Brophy throws a leg kick but De Fran checks it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
De Fran jabs Brophy right on the nose. Brophy blinks but takes it well.
Brophy connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
De Fran tries to clinch but Brophy is having none of it.
De Fran lands a head kick. Brophy smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Brophy sizes up De Fran with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
De Fran misses with a hook
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.#T1#
Brophy misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
De Fran let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Brophy throws a jab when De Fran was well out of range.
De Fran thuds his right hand into Brophy's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Brophy misses with a body shot.
Brophy connects with a solid leg kick.
Brophy attempts a low kick but it misses it's target.
De Fran ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Brophy moves away.
Brophy misses with a left hand
and De Fran counters with a left to the body.
De Fran has been spending a lot of time sparring his boxing in the run up to the fight, trying to sharpen up those hands and look for a knockout.
Brophy takes a swing at De Fran's ribcage but misses.
Brophy swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Brophy looking to land some kicks to the body here.
De Fran pulls out of a head kick attempt.
De Fran scores with a nice head shot.
Brophy uses good head movement to avoid the hook from De Fran.
De Fran swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches. #T2#
Brophy dodges the punch combination from De Fran.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Brophy works the jab nicely.
Brophy swings for the body but De Fran moves out of range.
De Fran walks into a jab.
Brophy scores with a kick to the midsection.
Brophy dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on De Fran. That did some damage!
Brophy scores with a kick to the body.
Some wild striking there from Brophy.
De Fran scores with a punch to the head.#CL#
Brophy forces De Fran back against the cage and clinches.
A short right from Brophy. #T3#
Brophy doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
De Fran throws a vicious knee straight up the middle but Brophy blocks it with crossed arms.
An uppercut to the body lands inside from Brophy.
De Fran prevents a body shot from Brophy.
Brophy swings wildly with an uppercut but De Fran uses good head movement to avoid it.
De Fran blocks a body shot from Brophy.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy blocks an elbow strike from De Fran.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
De Fran putting his Muay Thai to good use. He has Brophy in a tight clinch and is doing some damage with knees to the body.
De Fran blocks a punch to the side of the head.
De Fran blocking some punches.
De Fran misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Brophy.
De Fran throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.
De Fran lands a knee to the body.
De Fran misses with a knee to the head.
De Fran blocks an uppercut.
A shot in the inside from Brophy. #T4#
De Fran lands with a short head shot on the inside.
De Fran tries to land knees in the clinch but Brophy avoids the damage to the body.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by De Fran.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Brophy working aggressively here.
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but De Fran avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.
De Fran blocks an uppercut.
Brophy avoiding damage as De Fran throws knees to the body.
A nice glancing elbow lands by De Fran. #CUT2#
It looks like Davie Brophy has been cut.
De Fran blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Brophy lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
De Fran looking to stall.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
De Fran blocks an uppercut.
De Fran is struggling to control the position.
A short right from De Fran on the inside.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Brophy lands on the inside with an uppercut.
A nice left hand lands by Brophy.
De Fran throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Davie Brophy dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Davie Brophy's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!
#R2#
De Fran throws a poor cross that misses
and Brophy counters with a nice body shot.
Brophy uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from De Fran.
De Fran waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Brophy.
De Fran misses with a left hand
and Brophy counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Brophy moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Brophy works the jab nicely.
De Fran throws a head kick that Brophy semi-blocks.
De Fran rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Brophy moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
De Fran throws a leg kick but Brophy moved away.
It looks like Brophy has been trying to sharpen up his punching technique, as it looks crisper than last time we saw him.
De Fran misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Brophy takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
De Fran throws a nice looking combination but Brophy bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
It looked like Brophy wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Brophy misses with a low kick.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from De Fran! But no joy.
No joy there for Brophy, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Brophy thows a left - swing and a miss!
An inside leg kick lands from Brophy. #T1#
A swing and a miss from Brophy.
Brophy throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
De Fran raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Brophy turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
A chopping leg kick lands by Brophy. #CL2#
De Fran takes the fight into the clinch.
Brophy working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
A short right hand to the side of the head by De Fran.
A short body shot lands from Brophy as the two fighters clinch.
Davie Brophy has scored more points in the clinch so far.
De Fran misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Brophy.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
De Fran throws an elbow but it's blocked.
De Fran tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Brophy avoids it.
De Fran's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
Knees to the body from De Fran.
De Fran working Brophy over with knees to the body.
Brophy is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that De Fran can do to turn this around?
De Fran lands an elbow inside that Brophy shrugs off. #T2#
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Brophy misses with a body punch.
De Fran softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Brophy lands a right hand.
De Fran lands a shoulder strike.
De Fran tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Brophy avoids it.
Brophy cracks De Fran with a nice body shot.
Brophy lands a right hand that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
Brophy lands a shot to the body.
De Fran slows down the pace here.
De Fran trying to land knees to the body.
Brophy throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
A shot in the inside from Brophy.
A left hand lands to the body for Brophy.
De Fran prevents a body shot from Brophy.
Brophy cracks De Fran with a nice body shot.
Good anti-grappling being displayed by Brophy as De Fran tries to tie him up.
De Fran misses with a hook from the clinch. #T3#
De Fran unloads a knee to the mid-section.
Brophy lands with a light punch inside.
De Fran lands a right hand that snaps the head of Brophy backwards.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by De Fran.
De Fran lands an elbow that stopped Brophy in his tracks for a moment.
De Fran misses with a knee to the head.
De Fran working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
De Fran swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Brophy has a couple of punches blocked by De Fran.
Brophy lands a left hand that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
A head punch blocked on the inside by De Fran.
A right handed body shot lands from De Fran.
Brophy misses with a body punch.
Brophy lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Knees to the body from De Fran.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.
A short right from Brophy.
De Fran misses with a short punch on the inside.
De Fran misses with an elbow over the top.#T4#
Brophy lands a hook that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
Brophy throws a head punch that misses.
De Fran tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Brophy is working De Fran over against the cage.
De Fran is breathing heavily.
De Fran missing with knees to the body.
Brophy working aggressively here.
De Fran landing knees to the body. They look like they could hurt.
De Fran looks to throw an elbow but misses.
De Fran misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Brophy.
De Fran lands a nice elbow.
Brophy tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
De Fran with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Brophy misses with a punch on the inside.
De Fran trying to land knees to the body.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Brophy misses with a punch to the body.
De Fran blocks a body shot from Brophy.
De Fran looking to stall.
A right hand to the body from Brophy.
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 Davie Brophy will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Davie Brophy's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action! This is the final round!
#R3#
De Fran avoids a kick to the body.
Andr De Fran is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
De Fran moves out of range of the body kick.
Brophy avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Brophy bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Davie Brophy is winning the standup battle so far.
De Fran takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.
Brophy staying out of range there.
Brophy swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Brophy with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling De Fran to score with a decent uppercut.
De Fran throws a nice inside leg kick.
Brophy throws a nice inside leg kick.
Brophy lands a leg kick and bounces back out of range.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
De Fran misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
De Fran throws a sloppy head kick
letting Brophy counter with a right hand.
Brophy pushes De Fran away with a front kick.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Brophy tries to close the distance and clinch up but De Fran swats him away and circles back towards the center.
De Fran has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Brophy.#T1#
Brophy ducks down and throws a hook to the body but De Fran moves away.
Andr De Fran seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
De Fran throws a hook but Brophy avoids it easily.
De Fran misses with a left hand
and Brophy counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
That kick from Brophy tenderised De Fran's leg. De Fran is trying to keep his angry face on.
Brophy dips to his left and cracks De Fran with an uppercut!
Brophy avoids the head kick by De Fran.
De Fran misses with an uppercut
enabling Brophy to counter with a crisp jab.
De Fran throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Brophy counters with a shot to the ribs. That looked like it hurt.
De Fran takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
De Fran ducks right into an uppercut from Brophy.
Brophy throws a right hand that misses
and De Fran counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Brophy lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
A lazy left from Brophy finds it's target.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
De Fran throws a right and a left that both miss.
De Fran misses with a jab, cross combination. #T2#
Brophy connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
De Fran misses with an uppercut.
De Fran throws a combination that misses
and Brophy counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps De Fran thinking.
Brophy feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to De Fran's calf.
Brophy throws a leg kick which misses De Fran's front leg but catches the back leg as De Fran tries to avoid it.
Brophy tests De Fran's chin there with a solid looking shot.
De Fran fails to land with a series of punches.
De Fran misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Brophy feints and then cracks De Fran's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow De Fran down.
A cross from Brophy lands.
De Fran just misses with a punch to the body.
Brophy finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
De Fran is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.
Brophy showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from De Fran. #T3#
A looping hook to the body misses from De Fran. Brophy does a little dance to reset his feet.#CL#
Brophy drives through and clinches with De Fran against the cage.
A short right from Brophy.
Brophy lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Brophy lands a left hand that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
Brophy misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Brophy lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
A hook to the body from Brophy.
A head punch blocked on the inside by De Fran.
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but De Fran avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.
Brophy works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
Brophy works for underhooks and lands a body shot in the process.
Brophy lands with a right to the head.
A short right from Brophy on the inside.
Brophy lands on the inside with an uppercut.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Brophy lands an uppercut.
A short right from Brophy.
De Fran is trying to stall. #T4#
Brophy tries to throw a body punch but De Fran avoids it by throwing Brophy back against the cage.
De Fran prevents a body shot from Brophy.
Andr De Fran has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
A left hand lands to the body for Brophy.
De Fran misses with the head strike.
De Fran misses with a hook from the clinch.
De Fran is trying to maintain a safe position but Brophy gets an underhook and turns De Fran into the cage.
Brophy softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
De Fran blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
De Fran trying to land knees to the body.
Brophy swings away with an uppercut that misses.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.
Brophy softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
De Fran throws a head punch that misses.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Brophy swings away with an uppercut that misses.
A head punch on the inside from Brophy fails to land.
De Fran tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Brophy avoids it.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Brophy.
Brophy misses with a hook from the clinch.

And that's the end of the fight!
Davie Brophy showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Brophy 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 George Francis scores the fight 30:27
Judge Frank Dennis scores the fight 30:27
Judge Robert Twigg scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Davie Brophy!

Davie Brophy was full of energy after the big win and talked about how he thinks he can do big things in this sport. The crowd were appreciative of his determination to succeed.

 

Event: Ascension 0610     
Date:   Jun 10, 2017
#R1#
McLovin throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Zarco raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
A slapping body kick lands there for Zarco.
McLovin takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
McLovin stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Zarco.
McLovin throws a head kick but Zarco moves out of range.
McLovin tries a head kick but it misses.
McLovin fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Zarco manages to avoid it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Zarco misses with a low kick.
McLovin throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Zarco.
McLovin gets cracked there but stands up to it.
McLovin connects with a nice looking jab. #T1#
Zarco loads up on a big right hand but McLovin slips the punch.
Antonio Zarco seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Zarco throws a nice outside leg kick.
Zarco with a hook.
McLovin throws a body punch but Zarco moves out of range.
McLovin has been working on his boxing with his coaches at HAWK Gym in the buildup to the fight.
A slow jab from Zarco misses its intended target.
A little feinted left hand from McLovin on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
A head kick misses from Zarco.
Zarco ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Zarco misses with a shot to the body
and McLovin counters with a right hand to the body.
Zarco throws a leg kick that is checked
and McLovin counters with a series of strikes. Zarco will be more careful next time no doubt.
Zarco throws a predictable looking body shot
and McLovin connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.#T2#
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
McLovin swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
A looping hook to the body misses from Zarco. McLovin does a little dance to reset his feet.
McLovin swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
McLovin takes a kick to the side of the head.
McLovin avoids the head kick by Zarco.
Zarco misses the shot to the body.
McLovin goes to the watering hole and comes back with a big thumbs up from the judges as he scores a three punch combo.#CL2#
Zarco pushes McLovin up against the cage in a clinch.
Zarco trying to land knees to the body.
Zarco tries to throw a body punch but McLovin avoids it by throwing Zarco back against the cage.
McLovin lands an elbow inside that Zarco shrugs off. #T3#
Zarco tries to land knees in the clinch but McLovin avoids the damage to the body.
McLovin working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Zarco looking to throw knees to the head but McLovin is blocking nicely.
The pace slowing considerably in the clinch, as McLovin takes a break from that fighting nonsense to think about the finer things in life.
Zarco blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Zarco avoiding damage as McLovin throws knees to the body.
McLovin trying to land knees to the body.
McLovin with a knee to the head. #ROC#
Zarco is rocked!
McLovin lands a left hand.
Zarco is still on wobbly legs! Can McLovin finish him?
McLovin creates some distance for himself and unleashes a massive uppercut that sends Zarco's eyes rolling into the back of his head! Zarco drops to his knees and McLovin pours it on with more strikes until the referee steps in to end the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:43 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bob McLovin!
Bob McLovin decided to go for the less than humble approach in his post fight interview, telling everyone how he is going to conquer the world. The crowd seemed to like it when really that sort of approach could have gone either way.

 

Event: RBB 16: Butcher vs Timmons     
Date:   Jun 03, 2017
#R1#
Constantine throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Constantine uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Rivers.
Constantine displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Rivers throws out the jab.
Jab from Constantine.
Rivers throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Rivers takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles. #CL#
Rivers fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Constantine, pushing him back against the cage.
Rivers misses with a hook from the clinch.
Rivers throws a head punch that misses.
Rivers throws a head punch that misses.
Rivers misses with a shot to the kidneys.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Rivers lands with a right to the head.
Rivers lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Rivers.
Rivers misses with some punches.
Constantine blocking some punches. #T1#
Constantine is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Rivers is working Constantine over against the cage.
Constantine wants to break the clinch but can't.
Nice body punch from Rivers - that landed with a thud.
Rivers tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Rivers keeps the fight in the clinch, despite Constantine's efforts to push away.
Rivers working aggressively here.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Constantine.
Rivers keeps the fight in the clinch, despite Constantine's efforts to push away.
Constantine blocks a couple of punches on the inside. #T2#
With the fighters clinched against the cage, Rivers creates a bit of distance for himself and scores with a nice uppercut.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Rivers.
Constantine wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
A right hook to the body lands for Rivers.
Rivers lands with a light punch inside.
Rivers pushes Constantine back against the cage and unloads with a body punch.
Rivers lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Constantine backwards.
Rivers working aggressively here.
Rivers softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
A hook to the body from Rivers.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Constantine is trying to break the clinch but Rivers is controlling him.
A short right from Rivers.
Rivers digs a right hand into Constantine's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Constantine's gas tank. #T3#
Constantine misses with some punches.
Rivers lands an uppercut.
Rivers lands a hook to the body. It's hard to tell if that hurt Constantine or not.
Rivers lands a hook to the side of the head.
Rivers throws a blind hook that connects with the side of Constantines head.
Constantine blocks an uppercut.
Rivers lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Rivers lands a body shot.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Rivers.
Rivers makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Rivers working aggressively here.
A hook to the body from Rivers. #T4#
Rivers can't find room to land a body shot as Constantine controls the action.
Rivers lands a right hand.
Rivers makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Rivers.
Rivers lands a left hand that snaps the head of Constantine backwards.
Rivers misses with some punches.
Constantine blocking some punches.
Rivers goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Rivers lands a body punch in the clinch.
Constantine has had enough of the clinch but Rivers keeps him there for the moment.
Constantine is trying to break the clinch but Rivers is controlling him.
Rivers lands a left hand.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Tom Rivers dominated that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!
#R2#
Constantine takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Rivers looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.#CL#
Rivers has taken the fight to the clinch.
Rivers throws a punch but it's blocked by Constantine.
Rivers lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Rivers digs a right hand underneath Constantine's ribcage. Constantine let out a lung full of air as it connected.
Rivers lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Rivers.
Constantine blocks a body shot from Rivers.
Rivers tries to throw a body punch but Constantine avoids it by throwing Rivers back against the cage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Rivers struggles to land a body shot inside as Constantine controls his hands.
Constantine blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Constantine is trying to break the clinch but Rivers is controlling him.
Rivers misses with a punch to the body. #T1#
Rivers makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
Rivers misses with a short punch on the inside.
Tom Rivers has scored more points in the clinch so far.
Rivers cracks Constantine with a nice body shot.
A short left from Rivers.
Rivers tries a body shot but Constantine blocks it.
Constantine blocking some punches.
Rivers lands a body shot.
Rivers is working Constantine over against the cage.
Rivers lands an uppercut.
Rivers works on Constantine's body with a couple of short punches.
Rivers lands a left hand that snaps the head of Constantine backwards.
Constantine looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Rivers misses with a punch on the inside. #T2#
Rivers scores with a shoulder strike.
Rivers tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Rivers misses with a punch on the inside.
Rivers softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Rivers 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.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Still in the clinch, Rivers scores with a nice short uppercut.
Constantine is a painfully thin specimen of a man. You do wonder whether a good body kick would snap him clean in two.
Rivers scores with a shot to the side of Constantine's head.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Rivers.
Rivers misses with the head strike.
Rivers tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Constantine's elbow.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Rivers.
Rivers keeps control of Constantine as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.
Rivers swings wildly with an uppercut but Constantine uses good head movement to avoid it. #T3#
Rivers misses with a hook from the clinch.
Rivers scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Rivers lands a hook that snaps the head of Constantine backwards.
Constantine working hard to break the clinch.
Rivers working aggressively here.
Rivers is leaning against Constantine and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Rivers misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Constantine blocking some punches.
Constantine blocking some punches.
Constantine has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.
A frustrated look appears on Constantine's face as he tries to break the clinch. #T4#
Rivers is leaning against Constantine and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Rivers softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.
Constantine tries to break free but Rivers pushes him back against the cage.
Rivers has a couple of punches blocked by Constantine.
Rivers swings wildly with an uppercut but Constantine uses good head movement to avoid it.
Rivers misses with the head strike.
Rivers tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Constantine's elbow.
Rivers lands a hook to the side of the head.
Rivers lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Rivers lands with a short shot to the head.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Constantine tries to break free but Rivers pushes him back against the cage.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Tom Rivers dominated that second 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. This is the final round!
#R3##CL#
Rivers has taken the fight to the clinch.
Rivers lands an uppercut.
Rivers scores with a nice hook to the head.
Constantine blocking some punches.
Rivers working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.#ROC#
Constantine is rocked!
Rivers is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Constantine can do to turn this around?
Rivers goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Rivers blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Constantine blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Rivers throws a punch but it's blocked by Constantine.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Rivers lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Constantine can't break the clinch.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Constantine.
Rivers working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.#T1#
Rivers struggles to land a body shot inside as Constantine controls his hands.
Constantine is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Rivers lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Rivers goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Rivers.
Constantine is trying to work out of this bad position, with his back against the cage.
Rivers tries to throw a body punch but Constantine avoids it by throwing Rivers back against the cage.
Rivers blocks an uppercut.
Rivers misses with a hook to the ribs.
Rivers lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Rivers lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Rivers misses with some punches. #T2#
Rivers prevents Constantine from breaking the clinch.
Rivers lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Rivers scores with a hook to the body.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Rivers.
Rivers lands with a right to the head.
Rivers working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Constantine is looking to break free of the clinch but Rivers has double underhooks.
Rivers tries a body shot but Constantine blocks it.
Rivers misses with a short punch on the inside.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Rivers.
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!
Rivers lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Rivers misses with a hook to the ribs.
Tom Rivers is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.#T3#
Constantine tries to break free but Rivers pushes him back against the cage.
Rivers lands a body punch in the clinch.
Rivers misses with a short punch on the inside.
Constantine is trying to force a seperation but Rivers has the dominant position.
A nice right hand lands inside from Rivers.
Rivers working some nice short punches in the clinch.#T4#
Constantine tries to break the clinch but Rivers is controlling the position.
Joe Constantine has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Rivers misses with a shot to the kidneys.
Constantine wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Constantine doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Rivers lands a left hand that snaps the head of Constantine backwards.

And that's the end of the fight!
Tom Rivers showed his dominance in that final round.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Rivers, 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 Fedor Mirinova scores the fight 30:25
Judge Aleksei Zolotukhin scores the fight 30:25
Judge Viktor Lagutenko scores the fight 30:25

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Tom Rivers!

After the fight, Tom Rivers 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.

 

Event: RBB Fresh Blood     
Date:   May 31, 2017
#R1#
Mendes connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.#CUT2#
It looks like Onni Koski has been cut.
Mendes lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Mendes looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Mendes tries to bum rush Koski with a series of wild strikes but Koski uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Mendes swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Koski has been working on his boxing with his coaches at Kung Fu Fighting Club ($299 entry fee) in the buildup to the fight.
Nice defenses there by Koski.
Mendes misses with a series of wild punches.
Mendes throws a right hand that misses #TD#
and Koski counters with a takedown into side control! That could mean trouble for Mendes!
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Koski in side control lands a decent elbow.
Koski misses with an attempted head punch from side control.
Koski tries to land with some ground and pound but misses.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Koski in side control, trying to ground and pound but not landing this time.
Koski is looking to take a break and control but Mendes is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom. #T1#
Koski lands a knee to the body and follows it up with some ground and pound to the head. That will wear Mendes down.
Mendes parries the strikes from Koski easily there. Koski is wary of posturing up too much because it might enable Mendes to escape.
Koski fails to land a wild elbow strike.
The strikes coming from Koski are missing the target in this wave of attacks.
Mendes is not content to let Koski control the position.
Mendes wants to control but Koski postures up.
Mendes dodges the ground and pound from Koski.
Koski has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
Koski fails to land a wild elbow strike. #T2#
Koski in side control lands a nice looking series of punches and elbows.
Koski looking to punish the body of his opponent here but Mendes is avoiding damage well.
Koski working the ground and pound but Mendes is defending the strikes.
Koski in side control, throwing shots but Mendes defends.
Koski fails to land a wild elbow strike.
Koski scores with a couple of nice shots to the head there. The referee takes a look at Mendes to see if he's OK.
Koski is looking to take a break and control but Mendes is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
Koski in side control, throwing shots but Mendes defends.
Koski lands a nice forearm strike.
Koski looking to punish the body of his opponent here but Mendes is avoiding damage well.
Mendes taking a bit of punishment here - Koski scoring with strikes. #T3#
Mendes taking punishment in the form of punches.
Koski in side control, trying to ground and pound but not landing this time.
Koski working the body and head with strikes.
Koski throwing strikes but missing, from side control.
Koski wants to control but Mendes is keeping him busy.
Mendes is trying to stand back up. He's worked his way up against the cage but Koski has just dragged him back down to the mat.
Koski trying to control the action but Mendes is working from the bottom.
Sloppy strikes there by Koski.
Mendes tries to wriggle free to get back to his feet but he's given up his back! Oops.#T4#
Oooh a big shot gets through from Koski. Many more shots like that and the referee will have to think about stepping in!
Koski throwing sloppy strikes.
Koski scores with a nice shot to the head of his opponent. Mendes is looking for a way out.
Koski scores with strikes from the back.
Mendes is a painfully thin specimen of a man. You do wonder whether a good body kick would snap him clean in two.
Koski punches the canvas rather than the man.
Koski somehow managing to miss with a strike from the back.
Oooh a big shot gets through from Koski. Many more shots like that and the referee will have to think about stepping in!
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!
Koski misses with punches from the back.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Onni Koski dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Onni Koski'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.
#R2#
Nice straight punches there by Mendes. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Mendes.#TD#
Koski closes the distance and scores a nice trip takedown into half guard. Mendes did well to prevent Koski getting side control.
Koski sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Mendes defending well though.
Mendes keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.
Koski thows a wild elbow that connects with the canvas.
Koski throwing punches and elbows but they're not doing any damage.
Koski slips a nice elbow through Mendes's hands, connecting with Mendes's forehead.
Mendes really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Koski. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.
Koski winds up and cracks Mendes with a swinging punch to the side of the head.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.#ES2#
Mendes has managed to escape just enough to sneak back to his feet but Koski is on him like a limpet, forcing Mendes back against the cage.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Mendes prevents a takedown attempt there.
Koski lands on the inside with an uppercut. #T1#
Some stalling of biblical proportions here from Koski.
Koski stalling.
Koski misses with a hook to the ribs.
Koski displaying some good clinch control by pressing Mendes up against the cage.
Koski is trying to drag Mendes to the mat but Mendes just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.#T2#
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.
Koski misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Mendes.
Koski scores with a nice hook to the head.#TD#
Koski wants the takedown. Mendes is fighting it off but Koski persists and manages to bring the fight to the ground, ending up in Mendes's guard against the cage.#T3#
Koski throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Mendes works some decent striking defense from the bottom.
Koski throws a big right hand that misses.
Koski might be looking to lock onto one of his opponent's long limbs for a submission, whilst we're on the ground.
Koski with a flurry of punches that miss.
Koski loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Koski loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Koski throws a big right hand that misses.
Koski is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Mendes can do to turn this around?
Mendes has momentary wrist control but Koski slips an elbow through the middle.
Koski throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Mendes works some decent striking defense from the bottom.
Mendes avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
Mendes utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Koski throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Mendes works some decent striking defense from the bottom. #T4#
Koski with a flurry of punches that miss.
Koski working some strikes from top position.
We get told so often about how wrestlers don't like to be on their backs. Let's see if Mendes can do anything to dispel that myth.
Koski loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Koski passes Mendes's left leg - he's now in half guard.
The two fighters exchange a few words. I couldn't hear what they were saying but maybe it's more fun if you make it up yourself. Koski connects with a nice short shot to Mendes's temple.
Koski scoring with strikes to the body and head.
Koski wants to lay and pray for a moment but Mendes keeps working.
Mendes is trying to stand.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Mendes keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.
Koski wants to control but Mendes is keeping him busy.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Onni Koski dominated that second round.
The cut man is working on Onni Koski's cut.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! This is the final round!
#R3#
Mendes throws a body punch but Koski moves out of range.
Koski looks to score with a jab to the body but Mendes is just out of range.
Mendes looks to score with a jab to the body but Koski is just out of range.
Koski avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Mendes misses with a double jab #TD#
and Koski counters with a driving takedown into guard. Nice work there by Koski.
Hammerfist, elbow! yells Koski's corner. There ya go! There ya go!
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Mendes looking to hit a scissor sweep but Koski is one step ahead there.
A big thud reverberates around the arena there as Koski accidentally thumps the mat. Hopefully he's not broken his hand. #T1#
Mendes can't do much from the bottom at the moment, as Koski controls the pace.
Mendes working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Koski.
Koski looking to control the position here, rather than advance.
Koski scores with a decent looking elbow strike.
Koski throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Koski connects with a couple of short punches.
Koski stands up over Mendes, holding his feet. He dives back in and lands a decent shot to the head.
Koski controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling. #T2#
Koski throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Koski throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Mendes is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Koski is controlling him.
Koski throwing strikes but missing.
Koski connects with a couple of short punches.
Koski lands a couple of digs.
Koski working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Mendes's head.
Mendes utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound. #T3#
Koski trying to control but Mendes is working from the bottom.
Koski connects with a couple of short punches.
Koski is working the ground and pound from guard. He might want to try advancing position though to get more of an impact.
Mendes has momentary wrist control but Koski slips an elbow through the middle.#ROC#
Mendes is rocked!
Koski missing there with some ground and pound from the guard.
Koski scoring with some ground and pound.
Mendes is still in real trouble! Can Koski finish him?
Koski chips away with some ground and pound.
Koski slows down the pace of the fight, as he sits in guard.
Koski working from the guard for now, landing some ground and pound. #T4#
Koski wants to control from the top but Mendes keeps moving.
Keith Mendes has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Mendes has momentary wrist control but Koski slips an elbow through the middle.
Koski cracks Mendes with a solid left hand.
Mendes utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Koski throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Mendes works some decent striking defense from the bottom.
Mendes is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Koski is controlling him.
Mendes seems to have recovered his senses.
Koski throwing strikes but missing.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Mendes wants to get back to his feet but Koski passes into half guard.

And that's the end of the fight!
Onni Koski showed his dominance in that final round.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Koski, 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 Fedor Mirinova scores the fight 30:27
Judge Igor Prikhodko scores the fight 30:27
Judge Konstantin Menshow scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Onni Koski!

Onni Koski took to the microphone after his victory and thanked his sponsors, King of Clothes for their support in the buildup to the fight.

 

Event: MMMA Clown Caos 12     
Date:   May 24, 2017
#R1#
Redbeard misses with a wild body shot.
Redbeard lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Redbeard scores with a jab to the jaw.
De Fran looks to land a combination. Redbeard sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
De Fran defending well as Redbeard loads up on a big left hand.
Redbeard's coach down at Winds of Winter was telling us pre-fight that they have been working on Redbeard's balance. Obviously they view that as a key factor in the outcome of this fight.
De Fran lands a head kick. Redbeard smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Redbeard lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Redbeard falls off balance throwing a combination
and De Fran counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
De Fran scores with a crisp jab that stopped Redbeard in his tracks.
Redbeard rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but De Fran moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Redbeard throws a sloppy body shot
and De Fran counters with a left and a right... And another left! Redbeard is down! He's done! The ref dives in to save him and that's the end of the fight!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:49 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Andr De Fran!
Andr De Fran retains his featherweight title!
After winning the bout, Andr De Fran thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
Raymun Redbeard spoke after the fight, saying 'Yo, fuck this. This is bullshit. I was robbed. Peace.'.

 

Event: EPL 12.3     
Date:   May 17, 2017
#R1#
Karhu ducks down and throws a hook to the body but McLovin moves away.
Karhu connects with a body shot.
McLovin avoids a punch combination nicely.
A little jabbing left from McLovin on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Karhu shoots in for a takedown but McLovin shows good takedown defense there and keeps this one on the feet.
Karhu throws a body punch but McLovin moves out of range.
Karhu misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
Karhu misses the shot to the body.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.#TD#
Karhu gets the takedown into side control.
A bit of a lull in the action here.#SUB#
Karhu is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. McLovin knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Karhu laying and praying for a moment but McLovin takes advantage and regains half guard. #T1##SUB#
Karhu is looking for a kimura but he's never going to get it from there. #SUB#
Karhu is working for a kimura but McLovin is defending it quite comfortably.
Karhu performing his best blanket impression for a moment. #T2#
Well. There's a bit of a lull in the action here and the crowd are starting to get restless.#SUB#
Karhu 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.
McLovin tries to get to full guard but Karhu has control of the leg. #SUB#
Karhu 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. #T3#
McLovin wants to get back to full guard.
McLovin is trying to maintain the position but Karhu is very close to passing his half guard.#SUB#
Karhu is looking for a kimura. It's going to be difficult to finish that from half guard though and McLovin defends it well.
McLovin is looking for a sweep. Karhu is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.#T4#
My god... these two guys really need to pick up the pace or everyone will leave to go get a beer.
Karhu is figuring out what he wants to do next.
It looks like the ref is thinking about a standup.
Karhu is trying to control. McLovin wants to improve his position but can't escape this time. #REF3#
The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Karhu, right into the meat.
Karhu shoots in for a takedown but doesn't get it.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Woima Karhu. That's going to take a lot out of him.
McLovin stuffs a takedown. It's all about dictating where the fight takes place and McLovin wants it to stay on the feet.
McLovin throws out a counter right but Karhu avoids it with no problem.
Karhu fails with the takedown.
McLovin looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
McLovin throws out a loose jab but Karhu uses good head movement to avoid it.
McLovin slaps away a takedown attempt from Karhu, before circling back to the center of the mat.
McLovin throws a counter combo.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Woima Karhu dominated that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.
#R2#
Karhu swings and misses with a shot to the body
and McLovin counters with a left and a right that stings Karhu.
Karhu shoots and misses
and McLovin counters with a nice uppercut. #CUT2#
It looks like Woima Karhu has been cut.
An inside leg kick from Karhu misses.
Bob McLovin is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Karhu digs a good body shot into McLovin's ribs.
Karhu throws a looping left and ducks down for a takedown. He's got his arms around McLovin's waist but McLovin gets an underhook and avoids the takedown by throwing Karhu off to one side.
McLovin stuffs the takedown.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Woima Karhu. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Good exchange - McLovin coming out on top.
Karhu dives in and grabs McLovin's left leg, looking for a takedown. McLovin pushes down on Karhu's head and hops out.
Karhu throws a looping left and ducks down for a takedown. He's got his arms around McLovin's waist but McLovin gets an underhook and avoids the takedown by throwing Karhu off to one side.
Karhu takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
Karhu paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Karhu fails miserably with a takedown attempt.#T1#
Karhu shoots and misses
and McLovin counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Karhu lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and McLovin has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from McLovin and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
McLovin is looking for the big counter here.
McLovin stuffs the takedown.
A nice side step and McLovin releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
McLovin slips under a jab from Karhu.
McLovin is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.
Karhu misses with an uppercut.
Karhu fails with a takedown attempt.
It seemed like McLovin was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Karhu tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but McLovin was well out of range. Poor timing from Karhu.
McLovin is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Karhu misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
Woima Karhu seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
A telegraphed takedown attempt from Karhu is defended easily by McLovin.
As Karhu backs off McLovin throws a huge counter combo but Karhu manages to avoid it all.#T2#
Karhu scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Nice jab there from Karhu.
A combination from McLovin does no damage.
Karhu shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and McLovin counters with a head kick. That will keep Karhu thinking before he tries any more sloppy attacks!
Karhu throws a wild body kick that McLovin sees coming a mile off.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from McLovin! But no joy.
Karhu misses with a takedown attempt
and McLovin counters with a two punch combo. #ROC2#
Karhu 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!
Karhu throws a right hand that misses
and McLovin connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Oh Karhu is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
McLovin keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
McLovin is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Karhu seems to have got his legs back now.#T3#
McLovin tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Karhu throws a body shot but no joy.
A little jabbing left from McLovin on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Karhu thows a leg kick but McLovin checks it #KD2#
and McLovin counters with a crisp one two that drops Karhu! McLovin thinks about following him to the mat for a moment but instead steps back and waves Karhu to his feet! Karhu is in big trouble!
Karhu on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Karhu throws a predictable looking body shot
and McLovin counters with a big right hand! Oh Karhu is in trouble here! McLovin follows up with more strikes and that's it! The ref has stopped it!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:36 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bob McLovin!
Bob McLovin bigged himself up after the win. The crowd seemed to love it.

 


 

Event: MMAHelsinki - 118     
Date:   May 13, 2017
#R1#
Holmes misses with a looping left.
We've been told by Holley's head coaches at HAWK Gym that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Holmes looks for a takedown here. Will he get it? Holley is fending him off so far but Holmes persists. Nope, Holley circles away and we're back to standing.
Holley throws a series of punches but Holmes moves out of range.
Hank Holmes seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Holley with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Holmes to score with a decent uppercut.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Holmes.#CUT2#
It looks like Billy Bob Holley has been cut.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Holmes.
Holmes drops Holley with a huge uppercut! Holley drops to the floor like a sack of potatoes. Holmes is raining down punches and the ref stops the fight! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:36 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Hank Holmes!
Our winner, Hank Holmes, 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.

 

Event: RBB 13: Lewis vs Butcher     
Date:   May 13, 2017
#R1##CL2#
Park has Constantine up against the cage in a clinch.
Park blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Park trying to land knees to the body.
Park stalling.
Park's coach down at The Bear's Den ($300) was telling us pre-fight that they have been working on Park's balance. Obviously they view that as a key factor in the outcome of this fight.
Park jumps guard but Constantine turns him against the cage and keeps the fight standing.
Park goes for a body shot but it's blocked.
Park pressing his opponent against the cage.
Constantine blocks a body shot from Park.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A frustrated look appears on Park's face as he tries to break the clinch.
Park tries to pull guard but can't drag his opponent to the mat. Constantine just stands there and leans against the cage.
Park can't find room to land a body shot as Constantine controls the action.
Park wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Constantine has him pressed against the cage.
Constantine is trying to break the clinch but Park has him pressed against the cage. #T1#
Park with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Constantine prevents a body shot from Park.
Park keeps control of Constantine as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.
A frustrated look appears on Constantine's face as he tries to break the clinch.
Park just leaning against Constantine, taking a breather.
Park tries a knee to the head but Constantine blocks it.
Park tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Constantine avoids it.
Park wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Constantine has him pressed against the cage.
Constantine can't break the clinch.
The referee is keeping an eye on Park - much more stalling and he will separate the fighters.
Constantine is trying to break the clinch but Park is controlling him.
Constantine definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Constantine tries to stall but Park uses the opportunity to gain a better position.
Park tries a body shot but Constantine blocks it. #T2#
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Park stalling.
Park tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Constantine's elbow.
Park doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
Park tries to land a knee to the head but misses.
Park has a body lock and is looking for a takedown. Constantine is bouncing around trying to prevent the takedown and somehow he has indeed managed to stay on his feet.
Joe Constantine has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Richard Park.
Constantine being controlled against the cage.
Park misses with a punch to the body.
Park wants to get back to striking at distance but Constantine won't allow it.
Park blocking some punches.
Park fails to pull guard.
A right handed body shot lands from Park.
Park tries to work over Constantine's body with a swooping hook but it only glances the target.
Park is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Constantine is defending well for now.#T3#
Park tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
Constantine can't break the clinch.
Constantine blocks an uppercut.
Park fails to pull guard.
Constantine prevents the takedown attempt.
Constantine really does look like a pencil wearing a pair of gloves. Let's hope he has a gameplan to suit that ridiculous body shape.
Park tries to jump guard but he falls flat on his backside. Constantine smiles and moves away.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Park misses with a jab, cross combination.
Constantine swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.#KD#
Constantine lands a big right hand that sends Park crashing to the mat! Constantine stays standing though and waves Park back to his feet!#CUT#
It looks like Richard Park has been cut.
The fighters circling - Constantine throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Park misses with a body shot.
Constantine keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Constantine Throws a clean left jab. Constantine Twirls his body and connects with a Spinning Back Fist that connects flush with Park's chin! Park crumbles to the ground and Constantine follows up with some unanswered strikes. It's all over!! Nice standup skills displayed by Constantine!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:49 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Joe Constantine!
A victorious Joe Constantine thanked his army of followers in his post fight interview, telling people to make sure they follow him on Twitter.

 

Event: MMMA 22: Cursed     
Date:   May 06, 2017
#R1#
Henley misses with the combination.
De Fran appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Henley misses with a left hand
and De Fran makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Good leg kick by Henley there. It's the ones that make that thud noise that hurt and that was an almighty thud.
De Fran defending well as Henley loads up on a big left hand.
De Fran tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Henley manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
A lazy left from Henley finds it's target.
De Fran ducks under a wild hook from Henley.
Henley misses with a hook.
De Fran looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Henley lands with a cross.
De Fran displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Henley throws out the jab.
De Fran lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
Henley swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Henley scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.#T1#
A jab from Henley does it's job there.
Andr De Fran is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Henley looks for the body kick but De Fran saw that one coming.
De Fran misses with a jab, cross combination.
De Fran ducks under a wild hook from Henley.
De Fran throws a counter combo.
Henley misses with a right hand
and De Fran counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Henley throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Henley misses with an uppercut.
Henley throws a lazy uppercut
and De Fran makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Henley fakes high and swings low for a body shot but De Fran manages to avoid it.
Henley lunges at De Fran with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by De Fran's hand.
Henley 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.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Henley.
Henley scores with a leg kick. #T2#
Henley throws a leg kick that is checked
and De Fran connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Henley thows a left - swing and a miss!
Henley throws a right and a left that De Fran avoids nicely.
Henley throws a shot to the body.
Henley swings for the body but De Fran moves out of range.
Despite the aggression on De Fran's face he doesn't fully commit to the counter.
Henley throws a leg kick but De Fran sees it coming and moves out of range.
Henley fails to land with a series of punches.
De Fran avoids the head kick by Henley.
Henley fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and De Fran has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
De Fran thows a left - swing and a miss!
Henley misses with a hook
and De Fran counters with a two punch combo.
De Fran avoids the body shot from Henley. #T3#
Henley throws a hook to the side of De Fran's head but De Fran sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Henley thows a leg kick but De Fran checks it
and De Fran counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
De Fran blocks the body kick.
Henley throws a leg kick that misses.
De Fran on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Henley looks to land a left hand but De Fran moved out of range nicely.
De Fran looks like he wants to counter punch here.
De Fran has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
Henley scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Nice defenses there by De Fran.
Henley throws a poor cross that misses
and De Fran counters with a head kick from the bowels of hell that crumples Henley! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:57 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Head Kick). Andr De Fran!
Andr De Fran is the new featherweight champion!
A relieved looking Andr De Fran thanked the fans for their support and gave the usual line about them being amazing. They seemed to believe that he actually meant it.

 

Event: SFC5 - Dubois vs Carthew     
Date:   Apr 22, 2017
#R1#
Mendes connects with a body shot.
Casuba looks really tired already! That doesn't bode well for a good, competitive fight!
Mendes scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.#KD#
Mendes cracks Casuba with a big right hand that sends him to the floor! Casuba looks wobbly but he's sprung back up to his feet straight away… can Mendes finish him? #ROC#
Casuba is rocked!
Mendes lands with a nice body punch.
Casuba is still on wobbly legs! Can Mendes finish him?
This has been an exciting period of action!
Mendes lunges in with a left hook that violently twists Casuba head around and knocks him out cold! Mendes hops onto the cage and yells out at the top of his lungs - Yeeeeeeeeaaaaaaaaah! They're showing the replay on the big screens now; that was nasty! I hope one of the photographers got a good shot of it.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:16 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Keith Mendes!
Keith Mendes bigged himself up after the win. The crowd seemed to love it.

 

Event: RBB 10: Toure vs Lewis     
Date:   Apr 15, 2017
#R1##TD#
Nurmagomedov fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Constantine to the ground. Nurmagomedov is now in Constantine's guard.#SUB#
Nurmagomedov postures up as if he's going to throw some strikes but drops back for an ankle! Constantine is in big trouble! He looks ready to tap! But no, he's escaped and dives on top of Nurmagomedov, into his guard. #REVB#
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.#SUB#
Nurmagomedov has his foot on Constantine's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Constantine works his way back into a safe position though.
Nurmagomedov wants to sweep here but Constantine controlling him for the moment. #SUB#
Nurmagomedov is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Constantine is aware though and is defending well.#SUB#
Nurmagomedov throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Constantine is a painfully thin specimen of a man. You do wonder whether a good body kick would snap him clean in two.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Nurmagomedov looking to hit a scissor sweep but Constantine is one step ahead there.
Constantine really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Nurmagomedov. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.
Constantine tries to stand but Nurmagomedov is controlling from the bottom. #T1##SUB#
Nurmagomedov is working actively off his back, looking to secure an arm or perhaps work for a triangle.
Nurmagomedov throws a couple of weedy looking strikes off his back.
Constantine wanted to stand there but Nurmagomedov had control of the position. #SUB#
Nurmagomedov throwing his legs up looking for a triangle. #SUB#
Nurmagomedov throwing his legs up looking for a triangle. #T2#
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Constantine has decided he wants to stand but the closed guard of Nurmagomedov is proving hard to escape from.
Constantine is using up a lot of energy trying to get back to his feet. Perhaps he should improve his position first.#SUB#
Nurmagomedov has his foot on Constantine's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Constantine works his way back into a safe position though.
Constantine looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Nurmagomedov is doing well to control the posture of his opponent and prevent any damage.
Nurmagomedov looking to sweep here. No luck so far. #SUB#
Constantine got a little sloppy there for a moment and Nurmagomedov has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Constantine has managed to get both his arms back between Nurmagomedov's legs - danger averted.#SUB#
Constantine got a little sloppy there for a moment and Nurmagomedov has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Constantine has managed to get both his arms back between Nurmagomedov's legs - danger averted.#T3##SUB#
Nurmagomedov has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Constantine can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
Nurmagomedov controls Constantine momentarily but Constantine frees himself.
Constantine tries to stand but Nurmagomedov is controlling from the bottom.
Constantine won't allow Nurmagomedov to sweep him here.
Nurmagomedov is trying to keep Constantine in close.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.#SUB#
Nurmagomedov is looking for a triangle but Constantine pushes his legs off easily. #T4#
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Constantine has decided he wants to stand but the closed guard of Nurmagomedov is proving hard to escape from. #SUB#
Nurmagomedov has his feet on Constantine's thighs here. He's pushed Constantine off and worked for a very quick armbar from the bottom! He's flipped onto his stomach and he's cranking hard on the arm! Constantine screams in pain and taps out! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:47 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Armbar). Fedor Nurmagomedov!
As Fedor Nurmagomedov got his breath back, he grabbed the microphone and managed to blurt out the following: Thanks, guys! We trained hard and the strategy paid off. '.

 

Event: Madness MMA 17: Wrecked     
Date:   Apr 01, 2017
#R1#
De Fran ducks under a wild hook from Jasta.
Jasta throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
As Jasta looks to move away, De Fran throws a big counter combo but Jasta just gets out of the way.
De Fran uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Jasta.
Jasta throws a jab when De Fran was well out of range.
De Fran takes an uppercut right on the jaw but it doesn't phase him.#CL#
Jasta tries to keep at a distance but De Fran has taken the fight into the clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Jasta.
De Fran misses with a knee to the head.
Jasta is trying to break the clinch but De Fran has him pressed against the cage.
Jasta takes a shot to the head. #T1#
De Fran throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
Jasta avoids a wild elbow strike from De Fran.
A nice left hand lands by De Fran.
De Fran misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Jasta.
De Fran lands an elbow inside.
De Fran lands a left hand that snaps the head of Jasta backwards.
De Fran misses with some punches.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for De Fran.
De Fran tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Jasta's elbow.
De Fran effectively controlling the action here.
Jasta is pushing De Fran up against the cage, for a bit of lean and pray action. Action being used the in the loosest possible sense of the word.
A short uppercut from Jasta.
De Fran trying to land knees to the body.
A nice glancing elbow lands by De Fran.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for De Fran. #T2#
De Fran lands an elbow inside that Jasta shrugs off.
Jasta scores with a shoulder strike.
This has been an exciting period of action!
De Fran lands with a left to the head.
Jasta blocks an elbow strike.
De Fran gets an overhook and lands an elbow to the side of the head.
Jasta throws a punch but it's blocked by De Fran.
De Fran throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Jasta managing to block the knees to the body from De Fran. #BC2#
Jasta breaks from the clinch.
De Fran slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Jasta steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from De Fran. That one must have hurt.
Jasta lands a nice shot to the body.
Jamey Jasta seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
De Fran tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Both fighters are looking to counter, which isn't making for the most exciting fight in the world.#T3#
De Fran throws a shot from downtown. Jasta moves away and avoids it.
De Fran tries to clinch up
and Jasta counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
De Fran throws a shot from downtown. Jasta moves away and avoids it.
Jasta throws a right high kick that is partially blocked by De Fran.
De Fran misses with a kick to the body. #T4#
Jasta misses with an uppercut.
De Fran is looking to counter punch.
De Fran falls off balance throwing a combination
enabling Jasta to counter with a crisp jab.
De Fran avoids the head kick by Jasta.
De Fran takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
De Fran misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
A little jabbing left from Jasta on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
De Fran throws out a loose jab but Jasta uses good head movement to avoid it.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Andr De Fran dominated that round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!
#R2#
De Fran throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Jasta misses with a straight left.
A looping hook to the body misses from Jasta. De Fran does a little dance to reset his feet.#CL#
De Fran moves into the clinch successfully.
De Fran lands a body punch in the clinch.
De Fran blocks a body shot from Jasta.
De Fran crunches a lovely knee into Jasta's ribcage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
De Fran connects with a knee to the head.
De Fran blocking some punches.
De Fran trying to land knees to the body.
Jasta wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but De Fran has him pressed against the cage.
De Fran creates a bit of space for himself and sneaks an elbow through Jasta's defenses.
De Fran is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Jasta can do to turn this around?
Jasta lands a nice uppercut.#T1#
De Fran makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.#BC2#
Jasta breaks the clinch.
De Fran throws a big shot that misses.
It seemed like Jasta was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Jasta lands a body shot.
Good standup being displayed there by De Fran as he connects with a hook.
A head kick misses from Jasta.
De Fran went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Jamey Jasta seems to be getting the better of the standup.#CL#
De Fran moves into the clinch.
Andr De Fran has scored more points in the clinch so far.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Jasta.
De Fran blocks a punch to the side of the head.
De Fran blocking some punches. #T2#
Jasta lands a left hand that snaps the head of De Fran backwards.
De Fran with an attempt at a knee that misses.
De Fran lands an uppercut.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Jasta scores with an uppercut up the middle.#BC2#
Jasta breaks from the clinch.
A swing and a miss from Jasta.
It looked like De Fran was looking amped, ready to throw a big counter but didn't commit.
De Fran throws a half hearted mid kick.
De Fran on the wrong end of a nice jab.
De Fran fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
A nice side step and Jasta releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
De Fran throws a nice looking combination but Jasta bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.#T3#
De Fran ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Jasta moves away.
The fighters circling - Jasta throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
As Jasta looks to move away, De Fran throws a big counter combo but Jasta just gets out of the way.
Jasta swings away with a body shot that misses
and De Fran counters with a stiff right hand.
De Fran uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
De Fran uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Jasta. #CL#
De Fran clinches up with Jasta and pushes him back against the cage.
De Fran stalling the fight.
De Fran comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush. #T4#
Jasta stalls.
De Fran utilising his Muay Thai to score with a knee to the body.
De Fran lands a body punch in the clinch.
De Fran scores a nice knee to the body.
De Fran tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
De Fran definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Jasta cracks De Fran with a nice body shot.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Jasta misses with a punch on the inside.
Jasta has a couple of punches blocked by De Fran.
De Fran will no doubt start fighting again in a minute but for now he's just having a little rest, leaning Jasta up against the cage.
De Fran lands a damaging elbow.
Jasta blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
A nice left hand lands by De Fran.
De Fran landing knees to the head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Andr De Fran dominated that second round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business. And we move into the final round!
#R3##CL#
De Fran fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Jasta, pushing him back against the cage.
De Fran has Jasta pressed against the cage, preventing Jasta from circling away and getting back to striking at range.
Jasta throws a hook to the body. More of an arm punch but it's all scoring with the judges.
De Fran looking to slow down the pace here.
A short right from De Fran on the inside.
We are yet to see a takedown attempt from Jasta 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.
De Fran misses with a hook to the ribs.
De Fran misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Jasta.
De Fran is trying to wear down his opponent with knees to the body.
A head punch blocked on the inside by De Fran.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Jasta has had enough of the clinch but De Fran keeps him there for the moment.#BC2#
Jasta manages to break the clinch.
Jasta looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
De Fran takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.#T1#
Jasta tries a head kick but it misses. #CL#
De Fran gets a clinch.
De Fran avoiding damage.
De Fran comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
De Fran throws a punch but it's blocked by Jasta.
De Fran tries a knee to the head but he's missed. #BC2#
Jasta breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Jasta rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and De Fran counters with a nice uppercut. #ROC#
Jasta is rocked!
De Fran drops Jasta with a big left hand! Jasta is injured, injured bad! De Fran jumps in and finished him with strikes! The fight is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:59 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Andr De Fran!
A less than humble Andr De Fran misjudged his post fight interview somewhat and came across a little too arrogant whilst trying to hype up his own abilities.

 

Event: RBB: Fight Night II     
Date:   Apr 01, 2017
#R1#
Constantine lands a glancing blow to the side of Smarks's head.
Smarks shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Constantine as he avoids it easily.
Smarks takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.#ROC2#
Smarks is rocked!
A big right followed by a crushing left from Constantine knocks Smarks out cold! Ouch - that one's going to be featured in highlight reels for years to come!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:19 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Joe Constantine!
A victorious Joe Constantine thanked his army of followers in his post fight interview, telling people to make sure they follow him on Twitter.

 

Event: Quick Fight Championship     
Date:   Mar 31, 2017
#R1#
Binay throws a body shot but no joy. #CL#
Binay moves into the clinch successfully.
Binay is trying to wear down his opponent with knees to the body.
Bubby can't get the takedown.
Bubby blocks an elbow strike from Binay.
Bubby blocks an elbow strike.
Knees in the clinch landing for Binay.
Binay throws an elbow that misses.
Bubby dodges an elbow strike from Binay.
Binay throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
Bubby changes levels and goes for a takedown here. Binay fights it off and pushes away nicely. #CL#
Binay takes the fight into the clinch.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Binay is defending well against a takedown attempt.
Mario Jose Binay has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Boy Bubby.
Bubby managing to block the knees to the body from Binay.
Bubby looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Bubby drops to a knee looking for a takedown but Binay gets the underhooks and prevents it. #TD2#
Bubby wants the takedown. Binay is fighting it off but Bubby persists and manages to bring the fight to the ground, ending up in Binay's guard against the cage.#ES#
Binay pushes Bubby off and gets back to his feet. #T1#
Binay dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Bubby tries for a takedown but Binay circles away easily
and Binay counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Binay with a jab.
Binay dips to his left and cracks Bubby with an uppercut!
Binay jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent. #ROC#
Bubby is rocked!
Binay cracks Bubby with a hook to the temple - Bubby is on wobbly legs here! Binay swarms him with hook after hook, landing with each one! Bubby falls to the canvas face first and the referee dives in to stop the fight! Binay wins by TKO!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:50 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Punches). Mario Jose Binay!
A very excited looking Mario Jose Binay made sure he remembered to thank all the fans both in the arena and on the internet. He said all the coolest people spend all day on MMA websites, which got a big reaction.

 

Event: Quick Fight Championship     
Date:   Mar 11, 2017
#R1#
Vasa misses with a takedown attempt - Marconi sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
Vasa fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
Marconi misses with a two punch combination.
Nick Vasa seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Marconi avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
A head kick misses from Vasa.
Vasa looks winded!
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Marconi digs a good hook to Vasa's body.
Marconi with a hook.#CUT#
It looks like Nick Vasa has been cut.
Marconi could do with losing a few pounds - he looks very soft around the mid section, to put it politely.
Marconi catches Vasa with a right, a left, a right. It's raining punches and Vasa forgot an umbrella! Another punch and he's down. This one is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:58 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Fabian Marconi!
In his post fight interview, Fabian Marconi started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.

 

Event: GAMMA#469 Malone v Bateman     
Date:   Mar 21, 2015
#R1#
Troy lands with a nice body punch.
Astro loads up on a big right hand but Troy slips the punch.
Astro throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Astro is looking to land body kicks.
Astro swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Troy definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Nice jab there from Troy.
Troy misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Astro.
Astro throws out a counter right but Troy avoids it with no problem.
Troy lands a nice leg kick that just misses Astro's sensitive parts.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A telegraphed right hand from Troy misses the target.
A jab from Astro misses.
Astro steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Troy. That one must have hurt.#T1#
Troy misses with a jab, cross combination.
Astro raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Troy jabs Astro right on the nose. Astro blinks but takes it well.
Astro misses with a body shot.
Troy tries to land a front kick but Astro steps back. That was a bit too telegraphed.
Astro tries to bum rush Troy with a series of wild strikes but Troy uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Astro on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Troy throws out a loose jab but Astro uses good head movement to avoid it.
Troy throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Astro.
Troy fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Astro looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.#T2#
Troy looks to score with a jab to the body but Astro is just out of range.
Troy scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Astro doesn't seem bothered though.
Astro takes a nasty kick to the mid section... That should keep him thinking. Does he try and block and risk a head kick landing?
Troy throws a right and a left that both miss.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Astro looks to throw a body kick
and Troy makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Troy cracks a nice hook into Astro's ribs.
Troy scores with a spinning back kick!
Troy scores with a decent looking hook.#T3#
Troy's jab looks to have found its range, popping Astro under the eye.
Troy lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Astro lands with a slapping head kick.
Troy looks to land a right hand but Astro moved out of range.
Troy lands an overhand right.
Troy scores with a nice body kick.
Astro rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Troy moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Astro bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Troy works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.#T4#
Astro ducks right into an uppercut from Troy.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Troy scores with a jab to the jaw.
Troy misses with a few strikes there.
Astro will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
A little feinted left hand from Troy on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Troy works his jab well there, keeping his opponent at a distance.
Like a baseball bat into the meat of his leg there - nice leg kick by Troy.
Astro looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Hektor Troy dominated that round.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!
#R2#
Troy jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Despite the aggression on Astro's face he doesn't fully commit to the counter.
Troy tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Astro is able to avoid easily.
Astro looks shocked there as he takes a right hand to the temple.
Troy 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.
Troy scores with a punch to the head.#CL2#
Astro closes the distance and pushes Troy back into the cage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.#BC#
Troy breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Nice shot by Troy.
Astro misses with a double jab.
Troy is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Astro.
Good shot there by Troy.#T1#
Troy loads up on a big right hand but Astro slips the punch.
Astro lands a jab to the nose.
We are yet to see a takedown attempt from Astro 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.
Troy takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.
Troy lands a leg kick that knocks Astro off balance momentarily.
Troy throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Troy is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Astro.
A leg kick checked by Astro.
Astro is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.
Troy misses with a lunging right hand
and Astro counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.#T2#
Troy lands a nice leg kick that just misses Astro's sensitive parts.
Troy looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Astro walks into a jab.
Troy is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Astro can do to turn this around?
Astro avoids the head kick by Troy.
Astro throws a fast counter high kick but Troy manages to duck under it in time.
Troy throws a right high kick that is partially blocked by Astro.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Troy dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Astro. That did some damage!
Troy moves away from the strike by Astro.
Astro slips a straight right by Troy.
A jab from Troy does it's job there.#T3#
Troy throws a front kick aimed at Astro's knee but Astro avoids it well.
Astro shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
A head kick misses from Astro.
Troy moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Troy throws a lazy head kick
and Astro makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
A big left from Troy misses.
Troy tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Astro is able to avoid easily.
Hektor Troy seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Astro throws a sloppy head kick #CL#
and Troy moves into the clinch.#T4##BC#
Troy breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
A cross from Troy lands.
Troy misses with the combination.
Troy scores with a leg kick.
Troy throws a nice outside leg kick.
Astro's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Troy scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Astro doesn't seem bothered though.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Troy connects with a good right hand that stumbles Astro. Astro circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Hektor Troy dominated that second round.
That's time! Back to the action! Ladies and gentlemen, this is the final round!
#R3#
Troy lands a glancing blow to the side of Astro's head.
Troy misses with an uppercut.
It seemed like Astro was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Astro avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Troy throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Astro sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Astro appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Astro takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Astro lands a head kick. Troy smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Troy misses with a jab, cross combination.
Troy walks into a jab.
Troy connects with a body shot that sends Astro's belly button to the back.#T1#
That's a knee to de groin and it's over and out! Astro crumples to the ground after an illegal strike from Troy - the referee stops the clock and Astro gets 5 minutes to recover from that one. "I'm sorry" says Troy. Astro manages to get back to his feet and the fight resumes.
Astro uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Troy.
Astro replies with a solid counter kick to the body but Troy blocks it well.
Astro has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Astro moves into range and throws a combination. A nice jab followed by a hook to the body.
Troy thumps Astro with a low kick.
Astro misses with a double jab.
Troy jabs Astro right on the nose. Astro blinks but takes it well.
Troy pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Astro lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
Hektor Troy is winning the standup battle so far.
Astro avoids a low kick by using good footwork.#T2#
A jab lands there for Troy.
Troy swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Troy staying out of range there.
Troy throws a right and a left that both miss.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Troy misses with a straight right.
Troy throws a hook to the side of Astro's head but Astro sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Troy looks to land a left hand but Astro moved out of range nicely.
Troy fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Astro has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.#T3#
A looping hook to the body misses from Astro. Troy does a little dance to reset his feet.
Troy appeared to be looking to counter that last move with a leg kick.
Astro loads up on a big right hand but Troy slips the punch.
Troy lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Hektor Troy is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
Troy just misses with a punch to the body.
Troy scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Troy connects with a leg kick. Astro looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
A decent looking body kick lands there for Troy.
Troy falls off balance throwing a combination
and Astro counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.#T4#
Astro takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Lenny Astro has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Astro showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Troy.
Troy works the jab nicely.
Astro connects with a high kick. #CUT2#
It looks like Hektor Troy has been cut.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Troy thuds a left hand into Astro's body.
Troy throws a series of punches but Astro avoids them all with ease.

And that's the end of the fight!
Hektor Troy showed his dominance in that final round.
Well Troy 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 Percy O'Donnell scores the fight 30:27
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight 30:27
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight 30:27

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Hektor Troy!

A victorious Hektor Troy thanked his army of followers in his post fight interview, telling people to make sure they follow him on Twitter.

 

Event: SPFT 227     
Date:   Mar 21, 2015
#R1##TD2#
Tamm drives through with a takedown into Lie's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
Tamm loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Tamm trying to control but Lie is working from the bottom.
Lie is wriggling around but Tamm manages to pass to half guard.
Lie wants to get back to his feet.
Tamm lands with an elbow from half guard - that looked like it hurt.
Tamm scores with a couple of good hammerfists.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Lie is trying to escape back to his feet but Tamm uses the scramble to pass into side control.
Lie tries to get back to his feet but has found himself mounted instead. Damn, that's gotta suck. #T1#
Lie really wants to buck Tamm off and get back to his feet.
Tamm has the superior BJJ but he's also working some ground strikes into his gameplan.
Tamm with shots to the head and body - Lie looks very uncomfortable down there.
A nice elbow there by Tamm.
Tamm is landing with some decent strikes but Lie is trying to advance his position so the referee is letting the fight continue.
Lie wants to try and get back to his feet.
The crowd growing excited in anticipation of a finish here! Right on cue, Tamm cracks his opponent with a massive right hand that draws loud cheers!
Lie wants to get back to his feet.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Tamm controlling his opponent. #T2#
Tamm working the ground and pound effectively.
Lie takes a big shot to the head but keeps on trying to improve his position.#ROC2#
Lie is rocked!
Tamm won't let Lie get back to his feet... He wants to keep the fight where it is for now.
Tamm raining down shots from the mount!
Oh Lie is still in real trouble! Will he be able to recover?!!
Lie takes a big shot to the dome and his eyes have rolled back in his head! Tamm's killer instinct has kicked in as he finishes the fight with more strikes. Impressive finish.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:48 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Sambrra Tamm!
The defeated Mike Lie had this to say: 'You know I came to fight for all of you guys and girls'.

 

Event: SPNY 247: Santa Cruz - Timma     
Date:   Mar 11, 2015
#R1#
Fedotov fails with an attempt to clinch.
Rassi swings and misses with a hook to the body.
A telegraphed right hand from Rassi misses the target.
Rassi walks into a straight right hand from Fedotov.
Rassi misses with an uppercut.
Rassi will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Rassi tries a head kick but it misses.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Both fighters circling a little - Fedotov finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Rassi throws a hook but Fedotov blocks it.#CL2#
Fedotov drives through and clinches with Rassi against the cage. #T1#
Fedotov lands an elbow inside. #CUT2#
It looks like Samuraimo Rassi has been cut.
Fedotov blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Fedotov tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Fedotov blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Rassi manages to get underhooks and slows down the pace for a moment.
Rassi scores a nice knee to the body.
Rassi missing with knees to the body.
Fedotov blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Fedotov lands a nice looking hook to the body, against the cage.
Fedotov takes a shot to the head.
Rassi missing with knees to the body.
Rassi throws a nice elbow but it doesn't land.
Fedotov has a couple of punches blocked by Rassi.
Rassi pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the cage.#T2#
Rassi blocking some punches.
Rassi trying to control the position but instead, Fedotov has worked for underhooks and has pushed Rassi into the cage.
Fedotov working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Fedotov tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Rassi's elbow.
Rassi looks to throw an elbow but misses.
Rassi misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Fedotov.
Rassi trying to land knees to the body.
Fedotov misses with an elbow strike.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Fedotov misses with a punch on the inside.
Rassi landing some nice looking knees to the body.
Fedotov working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Fedotov throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Fedotov blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Rassi managing to block the knees to the body from Fedotov. #T3#
A short left from Rassi.
Fedotov takes a shot to the head.
Rassi swings wildly with an uppercut but Fedotov uses good head movement to avoid it.
Fedotov tries a body shot but Rassi blocks it.
Fedotov managing to block the knees to the body from Rassi.
Fedotov lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Rassi landing some nice looking knees to the body.
Knees to the body from Rassi.
Rassi is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Fedotov is defending well for now.
Rassi with the Thai clinch. He's looking to land a big knee but he's not managed it this time.
Rassi comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
Fedotov misses with a hook from the clinch.
Fedotov throws a head punch that misses.
Rassi creates a bit of space for himself and sneaks an elbow through Fedotov's defenses.
Rassi has Fedotov pressed against the cage. #T4#
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Fedotov misses with an elbow strike.
Rassi lands a nice knee to the body.
Fedotov looks winded!
Fedotov throws an elbow but it misses.
The referee calls for Rassi to work.
Fedotov has been looking to improve his clinch game in recent weeks. Rassi seems to have the measure of him in the clinch so far, so let's see if Fedotov can turn it around.
Rassi tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Fedotov avoids it.
Rassi tries to throw a body punch but Fedotov avoids it by throwing Rassi back against the cage.
Fedotov takes a shot to the head.
Rassi pushes off and fires off an elbow that misses, before clinching up again, against the cage.
Fedotov throws a punch but it's blocked by Rassi.
Rassi has Fedotov pressed against the cage.
Rassi unloads a knee to the mid-section. Fedotov lets out a prehistoric sounding urrrrgh.
Rassi working aggressively here.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

Samuraimo Rassi dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Samuraimo Rassi's cut.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.
#R2##CL#
Rassi fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Fedotov, pushing him back against the cage.
Rassi leaning against his opponent.
Fedotov blocks an uppercut.
Rassi blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Rassi throws an elbow but it's blocked.
Rassi is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Fedotov is defending well for now.
Fedotov lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Rassi tries to land knees in the clinch but Fedotov avoids the damage to the body.
A battle for position here, against the cage.
Rassi is looking to score with knees to the body. Maybe he'll change it up and go body then head. Fedotov is defending well for now.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Fedotov takes a knee to the side of the body.
Rassi lands with a right to the head.
Rassi misses with a punch on the inside.
Rassi unloads a knee to the mid-section.
Rassi tries a knee to the head but he's missed. #T1#
Fedotov scores with a knee to the head.
With the two fighters working up against the cage, Fedotov just misses with a elbow thrown towards Rassi's brow.
Rassi's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Fedotov blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Fedotov tries a body shot but Rassi blocks it.
Fedotov takes an elbow to the forehead.
Rassi misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Fedotov.
Rassi misses with a knee strike.
Fedotov misses with a body punch.
Rassi lands a hook to the side of the head.
Rassi tries to land a knee to the body but he is off balance and Fedotov avoids it.
A nice glancing elbow lands by Fedotov.
Rassi scores with a knee to the head.
A nice left hand lands by Rassi.
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!
Fedotov tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Rassi's elbow. #T2#
Rassi missing with knees to the body.
Rassi misses with some punches.
Rassi controlling the action here for a moment.
Rassi pushes off an throws an elbow but Fedotov leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the cage.
Rassi pushes off an throws an elbow but Fedotov leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the cage.
Fedotov avoiding damage as Rassi throws knees to the body.
Fedotov lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Rassi backwards.
Rassi throws a head punch that misses.
Rassi utilising his Muay Thai to score with a knee to the body.
Rassi comes over the top with an elbow. That landed flush.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Fedotov. #T3#
Rassi working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Rassi lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Fedotov backwards. #ROC#
Fedotov is rocked!
Rassi lands an elbow that stopped Fedotov in his tracks for a moment.
Fedotov is still on wobbly legs! Can Rassi finish him?
Rassi has Fedotov pressed up against the cage in a tight Thai clinch. Fedotov is arching his back, trying to avoid the knees but a big one sneaks through from Rassi - that's hurt Fedotov badly! Oh, another knee lands and Fedotov is covering up! The referee steps in to save him - possibly a bit early but Fedotov doesn't seem to be complaining.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:18 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Knees). Samuraimo Rassi!
In his post fight interview, Samuraimo Rassi started talking himself up. Luckily his charisma kept the crowd on side and gave him a good reception.

 

Event: SPFT 225     
Date:   Mar 07, 2015
#R1#
Jab, jab by Conteh - just one landing.
Conteh is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Blundell.#CUT2#
It looks like John Conteh has been cut.
Conteh looks to land a left hand but Blundell moved out of range nicely.
Blundell appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Conteh moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
Blundell misses with a left hand
and Conteh counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
Conteh throws a body shot but no joy.
Conteh thuds a left hand into Blundell's body.
Conteh blocks a jab.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Blundell throws a body punch but Conteh moves out of range.
An attempted straight right counter from Conteh misses the target.
Blundell avoids the body shot from Conteh. #T1#
Conteh ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Blundell moves away.
Blundell looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Conteh looks to score with a jab to the body but Blundell is just out of range.
Blundell misses with a wild body shot.
Conteh ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Blundell moves away.
Blundell is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Conteh is looking to wear down Blundell with body shots, infact he's throwing more body shots than head shots at the moment.
Conteh pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Conteh looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
Conteh lands a slapping body shot.
Blundell misses with an uppercut.
No joy there for Conteh, who threw a few shots but didn't land. #T2#
Conteh looks to score with a jab to the body but Blundell is just out of range.
Blundell is looking for the big counter here.
Conteh throws a series of punches but Blundell moves out of range.
A nice side step and Blundell releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Conteh swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Conteh misses with a wild combination.
John Conteh seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Conteh looks to score with a jab to the body but Blundell is just out of range.
Blundell fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Conteh on the side of the head.
Blundell throws out a token jab with nothing on it.#T3#
Blundell misses with a double jab.
Blundell loads up on a big right hand but Conteh slips the punch.
Conteh clobbers Blundell with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Conteh misses with a wild body shot.
Conteh dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Conteh misses the body punch
and Blundell counters with a nice body shot.
Conteh takes a swing at Blundell's ribcage but misses. #T4#
Blundell moves away from the strike by Conteh.
Conteh stalks Blundell and leaps in with a furious combination of punches. Uppercuts and crosses smash into Blundell's face. Blundell staggers backwards, shaken.
Blundell misses with a combination
and Conteh counters with a nice jab to the body that keeps Blundell thinking.
Conteh swings for the body but Blundell moves out of range.
Blundell lets it all go there with a big combo counter but none of the punches connected.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Blundell ducks right into an uppercut from Conteh.
Conteh misses with a hook.
Blundell takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

John Conteh dominated that round.
The cut man is working on John Conteh's cut.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!
#R2#
Conteh misses the shot to the body.
A little jabbing left from Blundell on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
No joy there for Conteh, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Blundell throws out a counter right but Conteh avoids it with no problem.
Conteh is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Blundell can do to turn this around?
Sloppy strikes from Conteh. Those never looked like landing.
Blundell throws out a counter right but Conteh avoids it with no problem.
Both these guys seem content to just stand up and trade with eachother but Blundell might want to think about changing up his gameplan a bit because over the course of the fight, Conteh has got the better of the exchanges.
Conteh misses with a hook.
Blundell moves away from the strike by Conteh.
Blundell throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
A quick step to the side and Conteh tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Conteh throws a lazy uppercut
and Blundell counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Blundell swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches. #T1#
Conteh scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Conteh throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Blundell appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Blundell just misses with a punch to the body.
Blundell bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Conteh's head.
Conteh throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Conteh moves out of range of the strikes.
A counter left hand to the body from Conteh misses its target.
Conteh drops his hands momentarily and Blundell takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Blundell is looking to clinch. #T2#
Conteh slips a jab from Blundell.
Ryan Blundell is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Blundell with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Blundell looks to throw the jab but Conteh is out of range.
An attempted straight right counter from Conteh misses the target.
Conteh uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Blundell.
As Blundell looks to move away, Conteh throws a big counter combo bu Blundell just gets out of the way.
Conteh swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Blundell misses the jab.
Conteh ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
A combination from Blundell does no damage. #T3#
Conteh throws an overhand right that lands on Blundell's shoulder, as Blundell tries to avoid the shot.
Blundell is clearly trying to counter these attacks from Conteh with a body shot.
Conteh takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Good standup being displayed there by Conteh as he connects with a hook.
Conteh throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Conteh throws a hook to the side of Blundell's head but Blundell sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Conteh throws out a powerful jab.
Blundell connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.#T4#
A looping hook to the body misses from Conteh. Blundell does a little dance to reset his feet.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Blundell! But no joy.
Blundell ducks under a wild hook from Conteh.
Blundell throws a counter combo.
Blundell throws a nice looking combination but Conteh bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Both fighters are looking to counter, which isn't making for the most exciting fight in the world.
Conteh uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Blundell.
Blundell takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Blundell uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Conteh.
Blundell takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Conteh walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Ryan Blundell will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The cut man is working on John Conteh's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!
#R3#
Conteh looks to score with a jab to the body but Blundell is just out of range.
Blundell misses with a hook. Conteh ducked under it nicely.
A punch combination from Conteh misses.
Conteh keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Conteh connects with a right hand. Blundell shakes it off.
Blundell throws out a powerful jab.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Conteh scores with a one two! Blundell had his feet all tangled up there and couldn't avoid the strikes.
Conteh lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.#T1#
Conteh throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Blundell.
Blundell uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Conteh.
Conteh uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Blundell.
Blundell misses with a looping right.
Conteh ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Blundell moves away.
Conteh scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.
Blundell takes a swing at Conteh's ribcage but misses. #T2#
Blundell uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Conteh.
Blundell throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Conteh swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Blundell doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
A looping hook to the body misses from Blundell. Conteh does a little dance to reset his feet.
Conteh appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Blundell avoids the body shot from Conteh.
Blundell avoids the body shot from Conteh.
Conteh throws a jab when Blundell was well out of range.#T3#
Good exchange - Conteh coming out on top.
Blundell lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Conteh swats away the attempt to clinch by Blundell.
Conteh throws a body shot but no joy.
Blundell swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Conteh scores with a shot to the body.
Blundell looks to throw the jab but Conteh is out of range. #T4#
Blundell looks to land a left hand but Conteh moved out of range nicely.
Conteh bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Blundell's head.
Conteh misses the shot to the body.
Conteh lands a slapping body shot.
Conteh misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Blundell.
Conteh lands a jab.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Conteh swings wildly with a couple of big hooks
letting Blundell counter with a right hand.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

John Conteh clearly takes that round.
The cut man is working on John Conteh'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.
#R4#
Conteh takes a swing at Blundell's ribcage but misses.
Conteh connects with a body shot that sends Blundell's belly button to the back.
Conteh scores with a nice looking left hook and follows it up with an uppercut!
Conteh throws a hook to the side of Blundell's head but Blundell sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
John Conteh is winning the standup battle so far.
Conteh lands a really nice looking cross but Blundell seems unphased.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
A shot to the liver by Conteh. Beautiful body shot.
Blundell throws a series of punches but Conteh moves out of range.
Conteh swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Blundell doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.#T1#
Blundell misses with a wild body shot.
Conteh tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Blundell was well out of range. Poor timing from Conteh.
Blundell is loading up here, looking for a big counter of his own.
Blundell uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Conteh.
Conteh avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Conteh avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Conteh throwing a counter right hand but Blundell manages to avoid it.
Conteh is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Blundell.
Blundell keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot. #T2#
Conteh lands a jab to the head.
Conteh fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Conteh.
Conteh swings away with a body shot that misses
and Conteh takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles. #CUT2#
John Conteh's cut is getting worse.
Conteh takes an uppercut right on the button but keeps his composure.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Conteh digs a good body shot into Blundell's ribs.
Blundell misses with the combination. #T3#
Conteh throws a jab but it's blocked by Blundell.
Blundell appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Conteh scores with a shot to the body.
Conteh's jab looks to have found its range, popping Blundell under the eye.
Conteh jabs at Blundell's body.
Blundell jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Blundell blocks a jab.#T4#
Blundell uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Conteh.
Blundell let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Blundell throws the left hand but Conteh avoids the punch easily.
Conteh appears to be looking for a counter punch to the body.
Blundell keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Blundell throws a counter combo.
Conteh fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Blundell manages to avoid it.
Conteh slips a jab and a cross from Blundell.
Conteh swings away with a body shot that misses
and Blundell counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Conteh misses with a looping left.
And that’s the end of the round – the fighters go back to their corners.

John Conteh had his way with Ryan Blundell in that round.
The cut man is working on John Conteh's cut.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business. Let's get this one finished - here comes the final round!
#R5#
Blundell misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
A counter left hand to the body from Conteh misses its target.
Blundell just misses with a punch to the body.
Blundell takes one to the side of the head.
Conteh scores with a three punch combo!
Conteh scores with a hook to the body. Blundell takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Conteh throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A little jabbing left from Blundell on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
The fighters circle momentarily. Conteh darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Blundell misses with a body shot. #T1#
Blundell fakes a jab and then connects with a hook.
Conteh throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Blundell swings away with a counter right hand but no contact made.
Some wild striking there from Conteh.
It seemed like Blundell was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Blundell misses with an uppercut
and Blundell takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Blundell misses with a jab, cross combination.
Conteh uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Blundell has time to react.#T2#
Conteh connects with a hook to the side of his opponent's head.
Blundell feints a jab promting Conteh to slip. Blundell then demonstrates his capabilities by jabbing again. Conteh slips again and ducks right into an uppercut.
Conteh wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Conteh fails to land with a series of punches.
Blundell looks to land a left hand but Conteh moved out of range nicely.#T3#
A punch lands to the side of Conteh 's head but he takes it in his stride.
Conteh misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Blundell.
Blundell is looking for the big counter here.
Blundell misses with a wild combination.
A counter left hand to the body from Conteh misses its target.
Conteh misses the shot to the body.
Blundell throws a right hand that Conteh ducks under and follows up with a left that Conteh also avoids with ease.
It looked like Conteh wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Blundell keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Despite the aggression on Blundell's face he doesn't fully commit to the counter.#T4#
Conteh misses with a double jab
and Blundell counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
Ryan Blundell has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Nice cross by Conteh.
Blundell keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Blundell looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Blundell lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Conteh lands a slapping body shot.
John Conteh is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
Conteh takes a swing at Blundell's ribcage but misses.

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

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Chris Saunders scores the fight 50:45
Judge Paul Gruel scores the fight 49:46
Judge Colin Fray scores the fight 49:46

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... John Conteh!

John Conteh retains his light heavyweight title!
John Conteh thanked the fans post fight for their support.

 

 
 
 
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