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Shore comes out pawing with the jab. Platt swings with a big
overhand right that misses but Shore counters with a jab that
lands. Two leg kicks by Platt and he dives in for a single leg
takedown. After a brief struggle, he dragss Shore to the mat. Platt
stalls in full guard as his corner calls for elbows. Shore quickly
grabs an arm from the bottom, goes belly down and finishes the
fight with a swift armbar at 1:38 of the first round.
Troyer lands a kick to the leg of Hendon and puts a jab straight
down the pipe which stuns Hendon. Troyer smells blood and rushes in
but Hendon puts him on his back for his trouble, Hendon quickly
moves to Troyer's back, but Troyer squirms out. Remaining vigilant,
Hendon takes the back again, this time with his own back pinned
against the cage. Troyer bridges but it is no use as Hendon won't
let him go. HEndon uses the cage as to push away and create room
for his choke. Troyer finds the perfect moment to explode and
quickly lands a few punches to Hendon's face. Hendon shoves him
back to the floor and ends up in Troyer's butterfly guard. Troyer
works for a triangle from bottom which puts Hendon in trouble. He
lands punches from bottom as he moves to position his legs. Hendon
can't get out and Troyer squeezes his head down, locking in the
choke. He forces Hendon to tap at 3:49 of the first round.
Mazurek leads with a one two combo, putting Adkinson on the
defensive. He immediately takes down Adkinson but can't quite move
into half guard. Instead, he shoves him against the fence and lands
punches to the body, followed by hard punches to the face. Those
punches open up half guard and Adkinson is still stuck underneath
his opponent. Elbows now rain down to the side of Adkinson's head.
Mazurek passes to side control for a moment and lands more blows.
Adkinson shrimps to full guard but Mazurek is able to posture up
and land elbows again. 10-9 Mazurek.
Adkinson throw a leg kick to open the round but Mazurek counters
with a perfectly timed right straight that puts his opponent on
queer street. Mazurek follows him to the floor and lands five
punches before the ref stops the fight at :09 of the second
Two fighters come out swinging, Nijem lands a big right hook but
Carrillo recovers and the two fighters remain at distance. Carrillo
catches a kick and attempts to take his opponent down but he shucks
it off. They both go rock em sock em robots in the corner of the
cage, with Carrillo landing two consecutive punches. Nijem is
unfazed and circles away. Carrillo slips another left hand onto the
chin but Nijem keeps on coming. Carrillo shoves him against the
cage but Nijem counters and flings Carrillo to the floor. He gets
back control as the bell rings. 10-9 Carrillo.
Nijem throws a kick which Carrillo catches. However, Nijem swings
around to take back control, wraps a body triangle, and lands a few
weak punches before the ref bizarrely ends the bout. Nijem takes
the win at :33 of round 2.
Williams pushes forward and lands a punch that puts Siller on the
floor. Siller butt-scoots towards Williams is reluctant to engage.
He lands a kick to the body and dives on top of his opponent Moving
into side control, he attempts to move to mount but Siller gives up
his back. Siller stands up and spikes Williams to the floor but he
hangs on, still gunning for the rear naked choke. Siller pushes off
the cage but it only gives Williams more room to slip his arm under
the chin. Siller fights hard and squirms away, finally getting to
turtle position. He dives for a heel hook and Williams can't stand
up out of it. He squirms and manages to free his upperbody. Instead
of freeing his leg, Williams rains down blows on SIller's head or a
good ten seconds and the referee mercifully stops the fight at.
3:54 of round 1.
Moore paws with the jab and lands a quick leg kick combination.
Brooks follows up with a kick to the body. Moore throws a switch
kick which weakly lands and follows with another leg kick. Brooks
lands an overhand right and follows witha body kick. Brooks rushes
in with a flurry of punches but Moore counters with a single-leg.
He can't complete the takedown though and both fighters are back to
their feet. Brooks throws a question mark kick which misses and
Moore pushes forward with his own missed punches. The two continue
to circle, throwing occasional leg kicks. Brooks finally dumps
Moore to the floor but he stands up as the round ends. 10-9
Moore can't seem to land to the chin of Brooks as he avoids a
series of punches. Brooks lands a leg kick that drops Moore for a
second but he stands right back up. Brooks moves in, lands a right
hand leg kick combo, and deftly moves out of range. Moore continues
to slow down and Brooks knows it. He dumps him to the floor and
postures up in his guard. Moore gets up and puts Brooks down but
Brooks winds up on top in half guard. He works for a kimura. It
allows him to move to side control. Brooks works for a gulliotine
and rolls but Moore slips out. Moore struggles to his fee but the
rounds end with him visibly tired. 10-9 Brooks.
Brooks opens the round with a right hookthat staggers Moore. Two
leg kicks stagger Moore but he fights back with a combo. He lazily
dives for a takedown that Brooks easily defends. Brooks turns the
attempt into a guillotine but Moore survives and retains guard.
Brooks sits in side control attempting to catch his breath. Moore
gets to his feet briefly but Brooks takes his back. He flips to
mount but Moore rolls again onto his chest. Moore stands up and
rushes Brooks, putting him in the first danger of the fight.
Brooks' knee buckles a bit but he survives the round. 10-9 Brooks
The Official Result
E.J. Brooks Def. Todd Moore Decision (Unanimous) [29-28, 29-28,
29-28] R3 5:00
Honstein takes Nobre down but Nobre swings around for a quick heel
hook. Honstein powers out and ends up in Nobre's full guard. He
shucks the legs to the side and works himself into half guard. He
puts his arm across the face of Nobre which allows him to move to
side control. Nobre wriggles free but Honstein lands in his guard
again. Honstein postures up and dives in again but Nobre again
grabs his leg for a heel hook. Honstein is able to stand up and
remove his leg for a moment but Nobre grabs it again. Finally,
Honstein is out and in half guard. Nobre expodes and gets to his
feet. He throws Honstein to the floor but Honstein works a rubber
guard until the bell rings. 10-9 Honstein.
Honstein immediately takes Nobre down and works his offense from
full guard. Nobre catches him napping with his arm across his face
and tries to lock on an arm bar. Honstein slams Nobre to the ground
and escapes, returning to full guard. Nobre quickly grabs an
omoplata from the bottom and almost secures it, but instead ends up
on top of Honstein. Honstein again works rubber guard which stifles
Nobre's offense. Honstein rolls for a leglock of his own and Nobre
struggles to free himself. Honstein cranks but Nobre countrers with
a toehold that frees his own leg. He switches to an omoplata while
Honstein rolls for another heel hook. He transitions to a toe hold
as the round ends. 10-9 Honstein.
Honstein engages his grappling quickly and ends up mounting Nobre.
He works his way for an arm triangle which frees up Nobre's face
for punching.. Nobre is able to bridge and work his way into his
own mount. He goes for an am triangle but can't quite free his leg
to move into side control with the choke. Honstein is able to force
his way into a standing position. Again, Honstein takes Nobre down,
moves to side, control, then moves to mount. Nobre weekly gives up
his back but Honstein instead wants an arm. He works for an armbar
but the round ends. 10-9 Honstein.
The Official Result
Pedro Nobre Def. Nick Honstein Decision (Split) [29-28, 28-29,
Martinez rushes simpson and engages him in a body lock. Simpson
manages to power his way to the floor, ending up on top of
Martinez. He lands three powerful left hands in guard but Martinez
counters with an arm bar attempt. Simpson pulls his arm free and
Martinez begins working rubber guard and slips his way to standing
position. Martinez again tries to take Simpson down but Simpson
winds up on top. Simpson beats on Martinez from half guard and
causes Martinez to cover up. He throws to the body instead then
moves back to the head. Martinez isn't fighting back. After five
seconds more of beating, the referee stops the fight. Simpson gets
the TKO stoppage at 2:56 of the first round.
The Official Result
Leville Simpson Def. Richie Martinez TKO (Punches) R1 2:56
Furia stalks Washington into the corner of the cage. Furia lands a
kick on the cup of Washington. Washington swings for the fences but
Furia shoves him to the ground. They both get up quickly and
Washington is now fishing for a takedown. Furia shucks him off.
Furia stalks Washington again for a few moments but Washington's
movement keeps him at distance. Furia lands a big body blow
followed up with three big knees in the clinch. They break and
Furia continues stalking. Washington loads up for a big right hand
but Furia deftly avoids it. Washington lands a powerful body kick
and follows up with a takedown attempt. The round ends before he
can complete it. 10-9 Furia.
Washington is the aggressor to begin round 2, throwing feints and
backing Furia up. A body kick lands hard on Furia's torso.
Washington pushes Fuira against the cage, looking for a takedown.
The two fighters remain in a stalemate against the cage for almost
a minute. They finally break and Washington lands a strong leg kick
and dumps him to the floor. Furia immediately grabs for a heel hook
and yanks on the leg. He doesn't have the right leverage and
Washington moves to half guard and the round ends. 10-9
Washington takes Furia to the mat but he quickly scrambles to his
feet. Furia lands a headkick that is partially blocked. Washington
responds with another takedown attempt. Furia again defends
valiantly and the two are locked up against the cage. Furia throws
Washington but he gets back to his feet. The referee finally breaks
up the stalemate. Furia lands a leg kick and Washington responds
with a takedown attempt. Again, they are stuck against the cage and
the referee separates them. Washington grabs Furia and tries to
throw him but the round ends. 10-9 Washington (29-28
The Official Result
Gleristone "Toninho Furia" Santos Def. Robert Washington Decision
(Split) [29-28, 28-29, 29-28] R3 5:00
Gutierrrez staggers Watson with a right and Watson follows up with
a takedown. He transitions into a leglock but takes a beating for
his efforts. He tries to wriggle away but Gutierrez is all over
him. He gets to his feet but he's still getting beat on. He finally
manages to force a take down but Gutierrez reverses it and ends up
in Watson's guard. Gutierrez postures up but Watson throws
dangerous up kicks with his long legs. Gutierrez cautiously enters
guard. He postures up and dives in again. This time Watson wraps
his leg around Gutierrez's head in a triangle choke. It doesn't
take long for "The Gazelle" to tighten his grip and force Gutierrez
to tap at 3:02 of round 1.
The Official Result
Walel Watson Def. Anthony Gutierrez Submission (Triangle Choke) R1
Brilz gets a takedown early but Magalhaes is in his element and
reverses position. He quickly moves from side control to full
mount. Brilz spins and Magalhaes takes his back and secures a body
lock. Brilz manages to shuck him off the top and ends up in
Magalhaes' guard. Brilz sits in his guard while Magalhaes is
content to stay there. There isn't much action, only hand fighting.
Magalhaes works a rubber guard which nullifies Brilz's offense.
Brilz escapes but he can't mount any offense. Magalhaes rolls for
an armbar as the round ends. 10-9 Brilz.
Brilz converts a legkick into a takedown but Magalhaes works and
omoplata. He's got it deep and he cranks on Brilz's arm and ends up
on top. Brilz is game though and reverses position, ending up on
top of Magalhaes. He can't do much in guard and Magalhaes throws
elbows to the top of his head. Magalhaes rolls for an arm but Brilz
lands a few big punches. It is enough to free him though, and
Magalhaees moved to north-south position. Brilz escapes and shoves
Magalhaes back to the floor. Magalhaes reverses position and moves
to side control. He tries to soften Brilz for a kimura attempt but
then switches to an armbar. He tries to extend the arm but Brilz
wriggles free and ends the round on top. 10-9 Magalhaes.
Brilz dumps Magalhaes to the ground and begins to work from full
guard. Again, he can't mount much offense from the position.
Magalhaes lands some tough elbows to the side of Brilz's head. He
then grabbed Brilz's arm and so can't fight back or defend himself
from the elbows. The referee stops it due to blows to the back of
the head. He doesn't take a point but he stands the fighters up.
Brilz pushes Magalhaes agaisnt the cage but Magalhaes hip tosses
him to the floor. He overdid it though, and Brilz ends up in full
guard again. Brilz is content to lay in full guard. Magalhaes works
for an arm but he can't get out from underneath Brilz. The round
ends with Brilz in full guard. 10-9 Brilz.
Brilz comes out throwing bombs and lands three to the chin of
Magalhaes. They tie up and Magalhaes clips Brilz with a head kick,
knocking him to the floor. He slaps on an arm-triangle choke and
that's all she wrote: Brilz taps out less than a minute into the
The Official Result
Vinny Magalhaes Def. Jason Brilz Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) R4