Highlights from AXS TV Fights: CES MMA 37 and INSIDE MMA
Here are the highlight clips from tonight's live broadcasts of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 37 and Inside MMA. Please let me know if you have any questions. We greatly appreciate any coverage you can provide.
MMA legend Frank Shamrock stopped by the studio to discuss MMA unions and fighters associations with series hosts Mauro Ranallo and Bas Rutten: http://bit.ly/IMMA_FrankShamro
With the legalization of professional MMA in New York, INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck took an in-depth look at the end of New York’s Underground Combat League: http://bit.ly/IMMA_UCL
Also on the subject of MMA in New York, longtime New York journalist Jim Genia joined the show to discuss the recent changes in the state: http://bit.ly/IMMA_Genia
Three titles were decided tonight on AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 37, including Ashley Gooch’s (10-4) knockout punch to defeat Greg Rebello (20-7) and win the heavyweight title, Matt Bessette’s (20-7) heel hook submission victory over Joe Pingitore (10-6) to win the vacant featherweight title and Andre Soukhamthath (11-3) successfully defending his bantamweight title with a second round TKO victory over Kin Moy (8-3): http://bit.ly/CES_37
Official results for CES MMA 37 are as follows:
Main Event – Bantamweight Title Fight – Andre Soukhamthath (11-3) defeated Kin Moy (8-3) by TKO (strikes) at 2:32 in round two.
Co-Main Event – Featherweight Title Fight – Matt Bessette (20-7) caught Joe Pingitore (10-6) in a heel hook at 4:38 in round two.
Middleweight Fight – Chuck O’Neil (17-8) scored a TKO (punches) victory over Roy Jones (7-5) at 2:24 in round one.
Bantamweight Fight – Ruslan Melikov (4-1) submitted Pat McCrohan (2-1) with a rear-naked choke at 4:44 in round two.
Heavyweight Title Fight – Ashley Gooch (10-4) knocked out Greg Rebello (20-7) at 1:10 in round three.