CFC 6 Live Results and Play by Play – Perez Wins
Fight of the Night was Curtis Demarce and Dominick Blais for their three round fight.
Submission of the Night goes to Chris Stranger’s Triangle Choke on Vanja Vojvodic
Knockout of the Night goes to Matt Veal for his KO over Alex Ferrer
Eric Perez vs Remi Morvan
R1. After a feeling out period, Morvan takes Perez down and Perez has his back against the cage. Morvan is in half guard tied up pretty well by Perez. Perez is trying to walk the cage but Morvan pushes him back down. Morvan grabs an arm and Perez lands a right and gets top position. Perez moves to half guard but is pretty tied up. Ref stands them up. Body kick by Perez hurt Morvan. Perez gets top postion and grounds and pounds Morvan. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Perez.
R2. Leg kick by Morvan. The two scramble for a takedown and Perez ends up on top. Again the top man is tied up very well with Perez only getting a couple shots. Morvan goes for a triangle and works to get top position and Morvan lands a few shots as well. Morvan gets half guard and then side control but seems reluctant to throw punches and settles for position control. Perez reverses and gets top and the ref stands them up. A hard knee by Perez and a couple punches land and that could win the round for Perez. Perez lets him up and the round ends. Very close round. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9.
R3. Remi gets the take down but Perez gets out. Perez now on top landing lefts. Perez standing and Morvan on his back and Perez is kicking thighs of Morvan. Ref gets them to stand. Morvan lands a couple lefts and goes for a takedown but Perez gets top position. Perez standing and Morvan on his back. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Perez Perez maintained top position for most of the round.
Eric Perez defeats Remi Morvan by Unanimous Decision (30×27)
Close fight and very little separated the fighters in the last two rounds.
Roland Delorme vs Eric Wilson
R1. Delorme has a large size advantage over Wilson, who was overweight for this fight. Leg kicks by Wilson start things off. Right by Delorme and Wilson lands a few more. Wilson is looking good and keeps up the leg kicks. Delorme has enough and takes Wilson down and lands four hard shots. Wilson goes for leg lock but Delorme escapes. Delorme stacks him against the cage in half guard and lands right. Reverse by Wilson but Delorme goes for an Arm Bar. Delorme on his back with Wilson in his guard. Wilson goes for another leg but eats some rights for his trouble and Delorme is on top dropping rights now. Wilson grabs the right leg now for an ankle lock but ends up on the bottom. Body, head, body, head and the round ends with Delorme on top. Top MMA News scores round 1 10-9 for Delorme. Very surprising, very close, very exciting round.
R2. Rolly strikes with his left and pushes Wilson to the fence and gets him on his back. Wilson goes for a knee bar but Delorme keeps top position. Three elbows by Wilson when he is on his back, which are illegal in Manitoba, but Herb Dean lets them go. Delorme still on top but cannot do much as Wilson grabs another ankle. Wilson holds it for a good 30 seconds before Delorme escapes but Wilson has Delorme tied up in knots. Wilson has Delorme’s back and then goes for an arm bar. Delorme escapes and gets top position. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Wilson Strong round for Wilson who is strong on the ground.
R3. New territory for Delorme. Right lands by Wilson. Leg kicks buckles Delorme’s leg as does a second. Wilson lands a combination and Delorme wants no part of standup with a weak lead leg and he takes Wilson down. Delorme gets top position and lands a hard left. Another leg lock by Wilson and Delorme is rolling to get out of it. Delorme in full guard now dropping the occasional punch. He jumps to half guard and guess what? Wilson grabs a leg. Wilson has controlled the last two rounds with leg attacks. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Wilson and the win for Eric Wilson.
Eric Wilson defeats Roland Delorme by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
A look on Wilson’s record shows his last two wins by Ankle Lock and Heel Hook submissions. No surprise that is what he was looking to do tonight. Big win.
Vanja Vojvodic vs Chris Stranger
R1. No rush by Standing Bear. The two lock up and Vojvodic gets into Stranger’s half guard. Triangle locked on by Stranger and Vojvodic has to tap out quickly.
Chris Stranger submits Vanja Vojvodic by Triangle Choke in Round 1, 1:06
Dominick Blais vs Curtis Demarce
R1. Leg kick by Demarce lands hard. Blais steps in and Demarce lands a right that stuns him. Demarce’s standup looks good while Blais is reaching. Powerful combo by Demarce then Blais lands a couple leg kicks. Blais rushes but slips. Demarce cannot capitaliza and Blais is back to his feet. Leg kick by Blais and Demarce lands a strong right. Surprised Blais is standing with Demarce. Demarce lunges for a punch but Blais kicks his lead leg out. Demarce back up. Leg kick Curtis. Like Garcia, Demarce grunts with every thrown punch. He drops Blais but Blais gets to his feet before taking on more damage. Wild right by Demarce misses. The two trade a bunch in the middle as the bell sounds. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Demarce
R2. Blais lands two to Demarce’s face to start it off. Then he knocks Blais’ mouthpiece out. TIME. Restart. Body shot by Blais. Demarce is more tired than Blais and Blais is giving it to Demarce. Leg kick by Blais as his pace slows. LHKs exchanged and both are blocked. Blais ducks under a jab and feeds Demarce a couple. Body shot Blais and Demarce lands his first solid punch of the round. Body kick by Demarce lands and the two stand and trade. Left uppercut lands on Demarce’s chin and Blais follows up. Leg kick by Demarce as this has no signs of going to the ground. Demarce charges with a couple strikes. Right by Demarce lands hard. Spinning Back Kick misses by a mile by Demarce. Blais sends Demarce reeling and lands a couple more then Blais stumbles after Demarce lands a left at the bell. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Blais Close round but Blais landed more often and the harder blows.
R3. Demarce starts hard and lands a couple clean punches. Upper cut by Blais grazes Demarce’s chin. Demarce charges again and lands a couple. Nice left jab by Demarce and a straight left scores. Right counter by Blais lands. Nice knee by Demarce hurts Blais and Blais is on his back and a portion of the crowd chants “Demon”. Demarce lets him up. A right almost drops Blais. Dominick goes for a double but Demarce escapes. Another sprawl by the Brandon fighter stuffs Blais’ attack. Blais cut on the cheek now from the right that almost dropped him. Demarce goes for the takedown and gets him on his back but he lets Blais right up. Demarce lines up a right and left on Blais, takes him down and punches Blais a couple of times and round ends. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Demarce who Top MMA News has winning the bout.
Curtis Demarce defeats Dominick Blais by Split Decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
Nice win by Demarce who wins his seventh fight in a row. I do not see how anyone gave the first or third to Blais.
Dwight Sutherland vs Brent Franczuz
R1. Let’s see if Sutherland can pull off the comeback submission once again. Sutherland shoots but Franczuz stuffs it and stacks Sutherland on his back against the cage. Franczuz passes to side and then gets mount and lands one punch. Back in full guard he lands some more but Sutherland goes for an arm bar on a trapped arm. Franczuz is out and back in side control. Hard ground and pound by Franczuz. Sutherland gets an arm again and Franczuz slams out of it. Full guard and Franczuz is landing the odd shot and then he passes again. Full mount by Franczuz and Sutherland gives up his back. Both hooks are in and Franczuz flattens him out. More ground and pound to soften him up. Franczuz gets the Rear Naked Choke and Sutherland taps out.
Brent Franczuz submits Dwight Sutherland by Rear Naked Choke in Round 1, 4:20
Lindsey Hawkes vs Jesse Ronson
R1. Touch gloves and we are off. Leg kick by Ronson. Low kick grazes Ronson in the groin. and he takes 30 seconds. Hawkes scores with combo and a nice leg kick. Huge left body shot by Ronson lands and Hawkes doubles over for a second. Left high kick by Ronson lands but caught on way down and Hawkes trips Ronson down. Side control by the bigger Hawkes but Manitoba does not allow elbows so he cannot throw any. Full mount by Hawkes and Ronson gives back. Body triangle locked on and Hawkes lands some ground and pound. Goes for the RNC, does not get it, so more ground and pound. Hawkes locks it on and Ronson gives a good fight but has to tap. Hawkes gives Ronson his first professional loss. Nice win.
Lindsey Hawkes submits Jesse Ronson by Rear Naked Choke in Round 1, 4:47
David Letourneau vs Igor Caetano
R1.Franco Behring BJJ Caetano takes on Leading Edge’s Letourneau. Left high kick blocked by Caetano is the first bit of action. Then a lower kick by Caetano in the groin area. Everyone’s alright and the two exchange more kicks. Caetano is looking a crisper in the standup. Take down by Caetano and Letourneau walks up the cage to his feet. Letourneau has Caetano against the fence but Caetano outmuscles Letourneau and gets him down. Letourneau has him in half guard and is working hard to get up. Caetano is using his right to land some shots and gets Letourneau down. Full mount by Caetano and he lands punches. Letourneau gives up back. Round ends. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Caetano
R2.Leg kick by Letourneau who looks fresher. Returned kicks by Caetano who is backing up. Lunge by Caetano but he is greeted with three from Letourneau. Caetano goes for the takedown but Letourneau reverses and the two rise. Wild right by Caetano misses. Combo by Letourneau scores and Letourneau is landing two or three and backing out this round. Momentum is shifting. In and out again by Letourneau. Caetano is breathing hard and swinging wildly. Left high kick right jab by Dave. Leg kick by Letourneau. Right by Letourneau who should be pressing harder against his tiring opponent. Left high kick blocked by Caetano. Caetano spent most of the round in reverse gear. Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Letourneau
R3. Shake hands to start the third. Caetano has his spring back. A couple of leg kicks by Caetano score. Jab by Letourneau. Exchange by the two and Caetano lands the harder punch. Letourneau starts again with the in and out combos. Left lands by Letourneau. Takedown by Caetano but Letourneau immediately gets up. Caetano runs away and Letourneau kicks him in the back. Left jab lands hard by D.L. who is doing well fighting a retreating Caetano. Caetano charges but eats two. Leg kick by Caetano but Letourneau lands a couple. LHK by Letourneau has been blocked again. Thunder Bay crowd chants ‘Diesel’. Letourneau going after Caetano and wins an exchange. Top MMA News scores the closer round 10-9 for Letourneau
Igor Caetano defeats Dave Letourneau by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Top MMA News scores the fight 29-28 Letourneau who landed more in the last two frames, was more aggressive, and was not retreating as Caetano was. The crowd seems to agree as they boo the decision.
Lee Mein vs Kyle Cardinal
Two head coaches square off here. CMAC’s Mein and Munduruca Cardinal BJJ’s Cardinal.
R1. Cardinal starts by moving his hands in the air and then throwing the jabs and they all land. Groin shot by Mein. They restart quickly and a big left by Mein lands on Cardinal’s jaw, but it does not phase Cardinal. An exchange and an eye poke by Mein. Superman punch by Mein followed by a spinning back fist by Cardinal. Cardinal’s hands are way down but his boxing is crisp. Mein throws hard and lands and then follows up by pushing Cardinal against the fence. Mein uses the knees on Cardinal’s thighs. Takedown slam by Mein who lands hard ground and pound. Cardinal gets up only to be taken back down. Mein gets north south position on Cardinal but the two rise. Cardinal uses his boxing on a tiring Mein, but Cardinal gets tagged as he seemed to dare Mein to hit him. Mein clocks Cardinal with a left and then a right and Cardinal is KO’d.
Lee Mein defeats Kyle Cardinal by KO in Round 1, 2:57
Fight of the Night so far – A great fight between two Heavyweights. Cardinal had nice boxing, but Mein throws everything into each punch. Afterwords, Mein says, “I fight like I make love, two minutes in and out.”
Matt Veal vs Alex Ferrer
R1. A hug to start things off between Ferrer and Veal. Tentative start between the two Featherweights as both circle around. Veal starts off the action with a left leg kick, response by Ferrer, and then Ferrer catches Veal’s leg kick. Exchange that Ferrer wins. Then out from nowhere, Veal drops Ferrer with a left and a right and Ferrer is briefly knocked out. Rather than advance, Veal lets referee step in.
Matt Veal defeats Alex Ferrer by KO in Round 1, 1:22
Note: Announced as a TKO, but that was all Knockout.
Luis Cepeda vs Jeff Pimentel
R1. Leg kick by Bruckmann MMA’s Pimentel and a left jab by Team Canada’s Cepeda. Leg kicks exchanged. The two lockup and Cepeda gets him down with top position. Cepeda lands good shots but gets caught in a Triangle. Big slam by Cepeda who gets out of it. Ground and pound by Cepeda and Pimentel turns his back and the ref calls it with a good stoppage.
Luis Cepeda defeats Jeff Pimentel by TKO(Ground ‘n Pound) in Round 1, 1:45