Prestige FC 3 Play-by-Play – Bowman Dominates Butterbean
Keith Grienke is in Fort McMurray along with a sold out crowd enjoying Prestige FC’s third card. Hope you enjoy the play-by-play of the event. Here we go:
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- Fight of the Night – Fantastic woman’s fight between Eric MacDougall and Tara Letendre
- Knockout of the Night – Maged Hammo planked Dave Nippard
- Submission of the Night – Shawn Willis’ Americana on Paul Carpentier
Butterbean vs Sandy Bowman
Spinning back kick landed by Bowman at the start. Head kick lands by Bowman and it drops Butterbean. WOW. Bowman ground and pounding Butterbean. Butterbean taps out due to strikes.
Sandy Bowman defeats Eric Esch by Tapout due to Strikes in Round 1, 0:54
Kenny Hamilton vs. Gerald Okanee
As soon as they touched, Okanee shot in. Too bad for him as he ends up on the bottom. Buzzer sounds 30 seconds in by accident. Play on. Hamilton dropping elbows from the half guard. Hamilton moves to side for a brief second but Okanee regains half guard. More elbows and punches from Hamilton. Ref stops the fight because he says Okanee tapped. Okanee is upset with the call and he punches the cage in frustration.
Kenny Hamilton defeats Gerald Okanee by Tapout due to Strikes in Round 1, 1:57
David Nippard vs. Maged Hammo
Nippard landing strong rights and lefts to start that hurt Hammo. Nippard goes for a Guillotine but Hammo escapes. Hammo lands a left. Hammo lands lefts and rights. A big left hook lands on Nippard’s chin and Nippard face plants to the canvas. Huge KO by the much smaller Hammo who defeated a guy who missed weight by a lot.
Maged Hammo defeats David Nippard by KO in Round 1, 1:12
Travis Moritz vs Dave Logan
Flying knee to start things off by Logan but Moritz drops and Logan flips over. Logan goes for a Guillotine but Moritz pulls his head out and drops some rights. Moritz bombs some body shots from Logan’s full guard. Moritz tries to drop the elbow but he is blocked. There is some blood and it may be Moritz who is cut from a punch and elbow from the bottom by Logan, who is very active from his back. Yes, Morris is cut bad and the ref gets the doctor to look at the cut. Moritz very winded as doctor checks the cut. Could Logan get his first win? Ref calls it off and Logan wins!
Dave Logan defeats Travis Moritz by TKO (Doctor Stoppage) in Round 1, 2:24
Erin McDougall vs. Tara Letendre
McDougall throws bombs immediately. She overwhelms Letendre. Letendre weathers the storm and gets McDougall in the clinch and lands some knees. The two break to roars of the crowd. They stand and trade and McDougall gets hit with a straight right but it does not faze her. Letendre throwing short elbows. McDougall ducks under and lands straight rights and lefts. Letendre crumpling against the cage and McDougall is unrelenting in her attack. Letendre on the ground and McDougall keeps up the pressure and the ref stops the bout and Letendre is turtling up.
Erin McDougall defeats Tara Letendre by TKO (GNP) in Round 1, 2:01
Very exciting fight between two talented ladies.
Lanick Carpentier vs. Vince Moritz
The two LHWs trade. Moritz starts landing hooks near the cage. Carpentier happy to land jabs from distance. Moritz land his hooks near the cage. Carpentier with a hook to the chin and then a right lands. Left jab lands by Carpentier. Moritz is tired and robotic in his striking. Carpentier keeping up with the jabs.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 for Lanick Carpentier
Backpedalling by Carpentier continues but he throws the jab all the time and scores frequently. Carpentier steps up and lands a left. He follows up with a right and hurts Moritz who turns his back. Carpentier pours it on and the ref stops the fight.
Lanick Carpentier defeats Vince Moritz by TKO in Round 2
Nice to see the guy who did not try to make weight walk away with the loss.
Ryland Coventry vs. Roland Berland
Coventry with an opening slam into side control. Full mount. Berland gives up his back and Coventry gets his hooks in and gets the tap.
Ryland Coventry submits Roland Berland by Rear Naked Choke in Round 1,0:43
Ryan Disher vs. Paul Tuccaro
Ryan Disher working the kicks, but Paul Tuccaro turns it on with some strikes and knees. The two clinch up with Ryan Disher landing strikes. Paul Tuccaro has him in a standing Guillotine and Ryan Disher slides to the ground and takes Paul Tuccaro down. Ryan Disher is dropping the hammers but gets upkicked. Both on their knees with Ryan Disher grabbing a Guillotine and then they stand with Paul Tuccaro still trapped in the Guillotine. Ryan Disher lands the occasional knee then Paul Tuccaro knees Ryan Disher in the groin with 10 seconds left. Paul Tuccaro gets a point taken off.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Ryan Disher, 10-8 with point taken off.
Ryan Disher lands some leg kicks and powers Paul Tuccaro to the cage. Paul Tuccaro lands a knee to the head of Ryan Disher but then gets taken down. Full mount for Ryan Disher who lands ground and pound. Paul Tuccaro turns to give up his back and ref stops fight. Quick stoppage as fighter was not turtling but giving up his back.
Ryan Disher defeats Paul Tuccaro by TKO (GNP) in Round 2, 1:09
In post-fight interview, Disher states that he thought the ref stopped it quickly.
Paul Carpentier vs. Shawn Willis
Willis starts with a leg kick and Carpentier answers back. Right by Willis lands and they clinch with Carpentier landing knees. Down to the ground Willis on top. Willis passes to side control and punches Carpentier’s ear. Willis goes for an arm and grabs an Americana. Carpentier taps with his foot.
Shawn Willis submits Paul Carpentier by Americana in Round 1, 1:31
265lbs+ – Sandy Bowman (223.4) vs. Eric “Butterbean” Esch (377.8)