CFA 08 Live Play by Play
Michael Nates vs. Jason Gladley
Nates shoots in for a single leg takedown that leaves Gladley in a guard position, Nates passes the guard and mounts Gladley, they scramble as Gladley regains full guard, Nates delivers strikes from with the guard. They scramble as Gladley gives up his back, Nates punishes Gladley with strikes to the side of the, Nates attempts a Japanese necktie that was not successful.
Gladley connects first with a round kick to the groin of Nates, Nates disregards the illegal blow and the continue to fight. Nates with the clinch at the cage and achieves a single leg takedown on Gladley, Nates striking from guard as they both fight for position, Nates passes guard and ends in Gladley’s half guard, Gladley turns and Nates takes the back, Nates strikes from the back to the side of Gladley’s head, Gladley turns as Nates mounts. Gladley turns again and Nates mounts all while striking at Gladley.
Gladley with a flurry of strikes that do not connect, Nates returns with an overhand right that partially connects. Nates shoots in with a double leg takedown, Nates with a left hook, Nates with a takedown, they stand and Nates brings it dowwn again, Gladley bleeding from the nose. Nates delivering strikes from within Gladley’s guard. Nates continues to ddeliver hammer fists from within the guard.
Winner: Michael Nates by unanimus decision
Yosdenis Cedeno vs. Tony Christodoulou
Cedeno attempts a wild tornado kick that doesn’t land, then lands right overhand punch on Tony, Cedno agin with n ovverhand right that lands, Cedeno delivers short kick to the thigh, Tony counters with a stiff right, Cedno with a combbination of strikes on Tony. Tony attempts a double leg takedown that is stuffed, Cedeno has Tony stand upp, Cedno with a high kick to Tony’s head, Cedno with a reverse heel kick to the head, and follows up with a strike to the chin.
Cedeno with a hard right on Tony, Tony attempts a single leg takedown thats stuffed, they both exchange strikes, Cednoo lands an impressive Tornado kick to Tony’s head. Cedeno attempts spinning hook kick, Cedno lands a spinning hook kick to the ribs of Tony, Tony attempts a takedown as the round ends.
Tony with a failed attempt at a front and a failed attempt at a takedown, Cedeno with a vicious overhand right, Cedeno with a stiff right hook, Tony with a failed attempt at a takedown, Tony taunts Cedeno “C’mon!”, ony with another failed attempt at a takedown, Cedeno alluded Tony for the rest of the round as the crowd booed.
Pablo Alfonso vs. Patrick Williams
Alfonso misses on a roundhouse kick, williams with the takedown, Alfonso stands and delivers short kicks as he stands, Alfonso with a short jab that dazes Williams and brings him down to his knees, Alfonso delivers multiple strikes while Williams is crouched, Williams goes flat.
Winner by KO Pablo Alfonso
Alex Poulsen vs. Maurice Salmon
They come out with heavy exchanges, Poulsen attempts a standing guillotine, they both hit the ground, Salmon pulls out of the guillotine, and attempts strikes from within the guard, Poulsen rolls into a tight arm bar from the guard as Salmon taps out.
Winner by arm bar submission Alex Poulsen
Gabriel Varona vs. Jayson Jones
They both exchange jabs as Jones lands a single leg takedown and ends with a half guard position, Varona takes his back as Jones scrambles out, Varona pulls guard and Jones slams him down. They both fight for the better position. The referee stands them up, they exchange blows, Jones gets a double leg takedown, Varona attempts a kimura submission as the round ends.
There is a short exchange as they stumble to the ground, Jones delivers strikes from side control, Varona attempts kimuura submission from butterfly guard. Jones pulls out and delivers multiple strikes from half guard. They both work for a better position , Jones mounts Varona, Varona gives up his back, Jones delivers multiple strikes, Varona is bleeding from the nose.
Jones attempts high kick and misses, Jones with a low kick, Varona lands an unintentinal kick to the groin. Theyboth exchange strikes, Jones lands a flurry of strikes, Varona counters with a stiff right hand. Varona with short inside leg kicks, a hard exchange from both combatants during the last 10 seconds.
Winner by way of judges decision Jayson Jones
Michael Lilly vs. Jacob Brunelle
Lilly shoots in with a double leg takedown, Brunelle holds tight onto a guillotine attempt, Lilly pulls out and mounts. Lilly with some ground and pound, Brunelle fights for a better position they both stand, Lilly with the takedown, Lilly passes guard and mounts Brunelle. Lilly drops some aggressive ground and pound as the referee steps in.
Winner by way of TKO referee stoppage Michael Lilly
Danny Chavez vs. Chino Duran
Chavez with short kicks, they clinch on the fence, they separate, Chavez attempts takedown as Duran sprwls out. they clinch and exchange knees, they separate and exchange hands. They clinch and exchange knees, they separate and exchange kicks and punches.
Chavez with a flurry of strikes, Chavez with a double leg takedown, Chavez delivers strikes, they stand, they both exchange strikes, both fighters very evasive.
Even strikes as they clinch against the cage, Chavez lands a high left kick to the face of Duran. Duran with a kick to the groin to Chavez, Chavez with a failed attempt to a takedown. They clinch at the cage, Duran with a short upper cut as they separate.
Winner by way of judges decision Danny Chavez
Patrick Cenoble vs. Michael Trujillo
Cenoble with a high kick that is blocked, both fighters exchange blows with no major damage. Trujillo with a hard short kick, Cenoble with a flurry of punches showing some great boxing, dazes Trujillo as the referee steps in.
Winner by way of TKO Patrick Cenoble
Haendar Rodriguez vs. Josh Mercado
An even exchange of short kicks and punches, Rodriguez gets a takedown, Mercado stands them up, they clinch and exchange short knees. The fighters are evasive through out the first round.
Rodriguez with a short leg kick, Mercado attempts a hard overhand left, Rodriguez with a leg trip takedown that lands him in side control, they both come to their feet, they clinch and exchange knees, the referee breaks them up. Mercado pulls guard and locks in a guillotine choke, Rodriquez slips out passes guard and stands up.
An exchange of punches as they clinch against the cage, Rodriguez scoops Mercado with a double leg takedown. Mercado has full guard, Rodrguez with strikes stands and kicks the the legs. Mercado lands and up kick and then stands. Mercado pulls guard and locks in a tight guillotine, Rodriguez taps.
Winner by way of guillotine submission Josh Mercado
Oscar Delgado vs. Roy Jones
Both fighters with a strong flurry of punches to begin the round, they continue the barrage of punches, Delgado is cut under his right eye. Delgado lands a solid right hook that dazes Jones, Jones covers his face, delgado with a knee to the face, Jones does not return punches, the referee steps in and stops the fight.
Winner by way of TKO Oscar Delgado
Frank Carrillo vs. Charles Blanchard
Blanchard with a double leg takedown, Carrillo attempts a guillotine choke from guard, Carrillo continues to defend from guard, Carrillo is cut over his right eye. Carrillo holds Blanchard in half guard, Carrillo gets back his guard. Blanchard strikes from the top.
Blanchard shoots in for double leg takedown slam, Carrillo has half guard, Blanchard strikes from half guard, they get to their feet, Blanchard attempts takedown, they both stand, Blanchard attempts 2 more single leg takedowns that are stuffed. Carrillo with heavy strikes, as Blanchard attempts to evade.
Carrillo with a solid set of combination punches, Carrillo lands a right hook, Carrillo continues to push the pace, Blanchard attempts a combination and does not connect. Blanchard attempts a takedown and is unsuccessful, Blanchard with strikes, Carrillo is bleeding heavily from right eye, Carrillo continues to push the pace. Referee stops the fight to have the doctor check Carrillo’s cut. Fight resumes, Carrillo lands a solid right hand, Carrillo continues to push the pace.
Winner by way of judges decision Frank Carrillo
Toby Imada vs. Luiz Buscape
Buscape attempts a single leg takedown, they go down, Imada has half guard, they scramble on the ground, Buscape dominating from side control. Imada scrambles to half guard, Buscape takes his back and delivers strikes, Buscape attempts to choke, Buscape pulls guard as they exchange blows.
Busape with a double leg takedown, Buscape delivers strikes from within Imada’s guard, Buscape passes the guard attempts an armbar, Imada defends and pulls guard. Buscape strikes from mount, they stand and exchange heavy punches.
They exchange blows, Imada pulls guard. Referee stands them up, Imada with a Judo style head throw. Buscape fights from his guard, Imada attempts a standing Kimura they fall, Imada attempts arm bar.
Winner by way of judges decision Luiz Buscape
Valdir Araujo vs. Paul Bradley
Both fighters come out with even exchanges, Bradley lands a set of combination punches, Bradley pushes the pace with a flurry of punches they fall, Araujo has full guard. Referee stands them up, Bradley pushes the pace, Araujo with a high kick. Both fighters exchange blows, Araujo connects with a flying knee and follows up with a flurry of punches.
Both fighters exchange punches and leg kicks, they clinch up against the fence. The referee breaks them up, Bradley takes down Araujo, Araujo defends from his guard. The referee stands them up, Araujo with a leg kick and Bradley with a combination of punches.
Both fighters come out very aggressive in this round with a series of strikes and kicks, Bradley catches Araujo’s high kick attempt and Araujo is taken down. Araujo stands the fight up, they clinch up on the fence, after a series of punches Araujo slips and they both fall. Araujo is striking with elbows from his guard. They both exchange heavy blows.
Winner by way of judges split decision Valdir Araujo