This fight card lived up to the hype on Saturday night and V3Fights put on another great display of MMA action. From the opening bout to the main event, each and every fighter gave it their all and had the Legion on the edge of their seats.
“Fight of the Night” honors goes to Michael Walker and Ethan Melisano. For a round and a half, these two fighters went back and forth until Walker was able to secure a guillotine choke which forced Melisano to tap. With that victory, Walker became the NEW V3Fights bantamweight champion. “Submission of the Night” goes to Seth Anderson in a come from behind victory via knee bar in the second round. “Knockout of the Night” goes to James Conway who was able to stop his opponent in a two round blood bath. “Performance of the Night” goes to Thug Nasty, Bryce Mitchell. He put on a great display of both striking and grappling and finished his opponent in the first round with a triangle choke.
Full results below:
205 – Lorenzo Nathan defeated Sam Wallace via split decision
170 – James Wells defeated Cole Davis via TKO in round #2 (2:12)
265 – Ira Sharrod defeated Shayne Goforth via TKO in round #1 (:13)
185 – James Conway defeated Khalil Boyd via TKO in round #2 (2:24)
155 – Chase Mann defeated Holden Ledbetter via unanimous decision
175 – Dinh Bates defeated Terry Johnson via arm bar in round #1 (2:45)
145 – Greggory Hussey defeated Rhece Davis via unanimous decision
138 – Melissa Stringer defeated Erica Fincher via split decision
135 title fight – Michael Walker defeated Ethan Melisano via guillotine choke in round #2 (1:06)
MICHAEL WALKER IS THE NEW V3FIGHTS BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION
150 – Seth Anderson defeated Alvin Williams via knee bar in round #2 (1:10)
155 – Rudy McGlothlin defeated Tyler Smith via RNC in round #2 (1:20)
145 – Adam Denton defeated Alex Casteneda via split decision
200 – Jason Aldridge defeated Matt Holmes via arm triangle in round #1 (:36)
150 – Nick Davis defeated Kevin Henry via tapout to strikes in round #1 (4:28)
150 – Bryce Mitchell defeated Bobby Taylor via triangle choke in round #1 (3:10)
185 – Eryk Anders defeated Dekaire Sanders via RNC in round #1 (:33)
V3Fights was founded in Memphis, TN as an amateur fighting circuit in 2009. In 2014, the company made their professional debut. The company’s mission is to provide quality professional MMA events for fans across the mid-south whether it be live, on television, online, or pay per view. V3Fights is one of the premier launching pads for professional MMA fighters and are the next generation of MMA stars. For more information on V3Fights, visit www.v3fights.com!!!