Showing posts with label Efrain Escudero. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Efrain Escudero. Show all posts

Sunday, October 13, 2013

CFA 12 RESULTS: Ashlee-Evans Smith TKO's Fallon Fox in Miami on AXS TV - 10/12/13

The Championship Fighting Alliance presented CFA 12: Sampo vs Thao on Saturday, October 12, 2013, at the BankUnited Center on the campus of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. The main card aired live on AXS TV.

In the main event, CFA Flyweight Champion Josh "The Gremlin" Sampo successfully defended his 125-pound title for the first time with a 5-round unanimous decision victory over Sam Thao. Former UFC TUF winner Efrain Escudero outpointed Luis "Baboon" Palomino in the co-main event, the only non-title fight on the main card.

In other title fights, new CFA Womens Featherweight Champion Ashlee-Evans Smith derailed the Fallon Fox hype train with a third-round knockout of the sport's first-ever transgender fighter; Valdir "BBMonster" Araujo captured the vacant CFA Welterweight Championship with a second-round submission win over Romario Manoel "Junior Killer" Da Silva; and Yosdenis "Pink Panther" Cedeno squeaked by Torrance Taylor with a split decision to lay claim to the vacant CFA Lightweight Championship.

VIDEO: Evans-Smith vs Fox, Sampo vs Thao, Araujo vs Junior Killer Highlights

Complete Results After the Break

Saturday, September 21, 2013

BELLATOR 100 RESULTS: Douglas Lima Head Kick KO's Ben Saunders; Hawn, War Machine, Weedman, Keslar Win - 9/20/13

Bellator MMA Championship Tournaments presented Bellator 100: Lima vs Saunders 2 on Friday, September 20, 2013, at the Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The main card aired live on Spike TV as Episode 3 of Season 9.

Now two-time Bellator 170-pound tourney winner Douglas Lima once again defeated Ben Saunders to win a Bellator tournament. This time Lima did so with a vicious head kick knockout to win the Bellator Season 8 Welterweight Tournament in a finale that was held over from last season.

Here's a GIF of Douglas Lima's headkick KO of Ben Saunders:

(GIF by ZombieProphet for BloodyElbow)
This season's Welterweight Tournament kicked off with War Machine, Rick Hawn, Ron Keslar and Brent Weedman advancing to the semifinals. The Ultimate Fighter 6 alum War Machine will fight Strikeforce veteran Keslar in one semifinal bracket, while Bellator mainstays Hawn and Weedman will rematch in the other. The semifinals should go down at Bellator 104.

Complete Results After the Break