Hybrid Combat H17 Play-by-Play

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Hybrid ThumbDon Wilson was in Gatineau, Quebec for Hybrid Combat’s H17 card on June 1, 2013.

Top MMA News Awards

  • Fight of the Night: Derek Ladouceur vs Jonathan Lepie
  • Knockout of the Night: Christian Kamunga
  • Submission of the Night: Dave Leduc’s come from behind guillotine.

Amateur MMA Card

Éric Kayolo vs Marc-Andre Barriault
Rd1: Barriault lands the first big punch. Barriault catches Kayolo coming in with a big overhand. Kayolo looking for the TD but Barriault sprawls out. Big uppercut from Barriault lands flush. Kayolo rocks Barriault with a right hook then a barrage of punch right at the bell.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Barriault

Rd2: Both men unleash some bombs at centre cage before Kayolo lands a single leg slam but Barriault bounces right back up. Another blistering exchange between both men. Barriault catches Kayolo coming in with a huge right hand but Kayolo keeps coming forward. Big superman punch from Barriault but Kayolo clips him with a wide haymaker. Again Kayolo ends with the finishing barrage.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Barriault

Rd3: Kayolo comes over top with a big left hook. Nice jab leg kick combo from Kayolo. Barriault lands a jab straight combo. Kayolo starting to land strong on Barriault’s lead leg. Barriault misses a spinning back fist and Kayolo ties up and muscles him to the mat. Kayolo finishes the round on top landing with short punches.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Kayolo

Rd4: Kayolo attacks with a vicious flurry to start us off. Barriault trying to avoid Kayolo’s power by moving in and out with his jab while on his bike. Big body kick by Kayolo but Barriault responds with a stiff right straight. Kayolo lands a TD against the cage and holds top control until the horn sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Kayolo

Rd5: Kayolo connects first but Barriault makes him pay with a stiff jab.hard overhand from Barriault lands flush. Nice superman punch from Barriault. Thundering leg kick lands for Kayolo. Barriault’s jab is starting find its home but so is Kayolo overhand right. Both men slug it out at the 10 second warning with a jab from Barriault knocking Kayolo back at the horn.
Top MMA News scores he round 10-9 Barriault
Kayolo defeats Barriault via Unanimous Decision
Kayolo captures the Hybrid Combat Middleweight Championship

Éloïse Picard vs Anita Baroud
Rd1: Baroud pushing forward with punches until the clinch up. Baroud with a gorgeous hip toss takes the fight to the ground. Baroud in half guard but Picard is sneaking around back and looks for the RNC but Baroud escapes regains top position, postures up and drops some bombs. Picard looks for the turtle position but Baroud takes her back but can’t finish the RNC before the bell.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Baroud

Rd2: Picard starting to find her striking distance but Baroud plows forward, clinch up and lands another hip toss. Baroud quickly takes mount but Picard rolls looking for a knee bar. Baroud escapes but gives up top control. Picard using some ground and pound but Baroud throws up her hips and traps an arm. When Baroud tries to roll and extend Picard escapes and takes her back with full hooks. Baroud fight it off but Picard finishes the round in top position.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Baroud

Rd3: Baroud again bulling forward with punches and muscling Picard to the mat. Baroud takes her back in the exchange but trapped against the fencing can’t sink in the hooks. Baroud takes north south position but Picard uses a leg scissor to reverse position as the horn sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Baroud

Rd4: Picard trying to find her distance but Baroud pins her against the cage. Both women jockey for position then release. Picard lands a TD of her own but Baroud trips her down and now both women are ankle lock battling. Both women hold the submissions until the round ends.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-10

Rd5: Picard lands a front kick then reverses a Baroud TD attempt to wind up on top. Picard in side control landing short punches until Baroud taps out due to the onslaught of punches.
Picard submits Baroud via Strikes at 1:46 of Rd5
Picard is the inaugural Hybrid Combat Women’s Flyweight Champion

Dave Leduc vs Jared Albu
Rd1: Leduc lands a vicious teep kick to Albu’s face but Albu keeps moving forwards and lands the takedown. Albu sticking tight on top but Leduc is looking for the Kimura from the bottom. Leduc finally gives up as Albu straightens out his arm. Leduc reverse and lands a big downward punch just as the bell sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-10

Rd2: Leduc lands another front kick and a 3 punch flurry before Albu can pin him against the fence and take him down. Albu working some short weak punches from on top. Leduc keeps trying to scoot out his hips but Albu mirrors him each time. Albu passes to side control. Leduc knocks Albu with an up kick but Albu holds top control.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Albu

Rd3: Leduc tries to throw a punch but Albu ties right up and secures the takedown but Leduc grabs hold of the neck and extends for the guillotine, Albu fights it but in the end must tap out.
Leduc submits Albu via Guillotine Choke at 1:05 of Rd3

Mitch Beekman vs Kevin O’Hearn
Rd1: O’Hearn looks for the low kick but Beekman plants him on his butt with a double leg. Beekman looking for a D’arc choke but can’t secure it allowing O’Hearn to take over top position. O’Hearn transition to side control landing some brutal ground and pound. Beekman trying to roll for knee but O’Hearn stacks him and unloads more g’n’p.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 O’Hearn

Rd2: Beekman comes out with chopping leg kicks but O’Hearn dives for and securesthe takedown. O’Hearn in north south position then back to side control for more face punching fun. Beekman regains his guard but O’Hearn continues his downward assault. O’Hearn has Beekman trapped against the cage and is delivering some thundering punches.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 O’Hearn
O’Hearn defeats Beekman by TKO (ref stoppage, Beekman injured his ankle and couldnt answer the bell for the 3rd round)


Chris Janz vs Gate Lauzon
Rd1: Janz clinches right up and is able to muscle Lauzon to the mat. Janz passes to half guard and starts working over Lauzon’s body. Lauzon stands up and goes for a takedown of his own but Janz reverses and takes top control once again. Janz holds top position and continues to land body shots until the bell sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Janz

Rd2: Janz starts off with a nice high kick left hand combo then dives right in for the TD. Lauzon gets back up and both men tag each other with big haymakers. Again Janz gets the takedown from the body lock. Janz starting to really rain down the punches from side control. Lauzon on his kness trying to get up but Janz wrenches his arm behind his back and pushes him right back down.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Janz

Rd3: Janz starts us off with a head kick attempt, he misses but again dives in and secures the TD. Lauzon throw up the hips to secure the arm bar but Janz pulls out. Janz in half guard working body, body, head. Lauzon looking for a triangle but Janz showing solid defense. Lauzon settles for a high guard limiting Janz offense. Lauzon tries to kick him off but Janz stays heavy an secures the round.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Janz
Janz defeats Lauzon via Unanimous Decision

Wesley Ward vs Daniel Spuehler
Rd1: Spuehler pushing forward with kicks and punches finally pinning Ward against the cage. Spuehler lands the takedown and transitions to side control. Spuehler returns to half guard then back to side control then finally full mount where he begins his assault. Ward is able to regain guard. Good hand control by Ward as Spuehler can’t get his hands free to punch.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Spuehler

Rd2: Spuelher again comes out hard out of the gate and uses a hip toss to take Ward to the canvas. Ward uses the cage to get back to his feet but is met by a Spuelher standing guillotine attempt, Ward eventually escapes. Spuelher uses his leverage to spin Ward to the mat and finishes the round with top control.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Spuehler

Rd3: Spuehler bull rushes in and slams Ward to the ground. Spuelher pushes his opponent against the cage and passes to half guard but Ward reverses and starts working some punches inside Spuehler’s guard.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Ward
Spuehler defeats Ward via Unanimous Decision

Derek Ladouceur vs Jonathan Lépine
Rd1: Ladouceur popping his jab but Lepine ducks under for takedown but Ladouceur pops right back up. They clinch up and Ladouceur lands a crushing body shot. Lepine ducks under again completing his takedown but he can’t hold Ladouceur down. Lepine catches a kick and throws Ladouceur to the mat, Ladouceur right back up and again gets thrown to the canvas after Lepine catches another kick. Both men clinch against the cage until the buzzer goes.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Lepine

Rd2: Another kick by Ladouceur and again Lepine throws him to the mat and again Ladouceur pops right back up. Big right hook by Ladouceur but Lepine lands the single leg and again Ladouceur pops right back up. Double leg by Lepine and this time his able to land some punches inside Ladouceur’s guard. Lepine working the body of his downed opponent.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Lepine

Rd3: Ladouceur pins Lepine against the cage but Ladouceur throws a kick and again Lepine catches it and takes it to the mat. Ladouceur uses the cage to get up and lands a solid knee on Lepine. Ladouceur gets taken down again when he throws another kick but this time Ladouceur looks for the arm bar off his back but Lepine escapes. Back on their feet Lepine is gassed and Ladouceur is starting to land his shots just as the horn sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Ladouceur
Lepine defeats Ladouceur via Unanimous Decision

Ely Bedard vs Isaac Blais
Rd1: both men exchanging winging punches until Blais drops down and land a double leg against the cage. Blais trying to improve position but Bedard reverses and winds up up in Blais’ guard. Blais working the rubber guard and and is able to reverse position with a omoplata attempt. Blais now in Bedard’s guard and passes to half guard right at the bell.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Blais

Rd2: big body kick by Bedard lands flush but his shin guard gets caught and when he looks to fix it Blais takes advantage and dives for the takedown. Bedard fighting hard but Blais sticking close in top position. Blais attempts an arm bar then transitions to the triangle but this only allows Bedard to escape to top position. Blais looks for the omoplata again but Bedard sees it coming and is able to stay on top. Bedard postures up and lands two big bombs before the bell.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Blais

Rd3: Blais just misses with a spinning roundhouse kick. Bedard lands the takedown but Blais catches the neck and extendes for the guillotine but Bedard pulls his head out. Blais again uses the omoplata to regain top position but Bedard quickly reverses his reversal. Bedard backs off but Blais quickly springs up and lands his own double leg and just like that right back to the ground with Blais holding top position until the bell.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Blais
Blais defeats Bedard via unanimous decision

Christian Kimunga vs Georges Al-Koura
Rd1: Kamunga comes out swinging knocking Al-Koura around. Kamunga can’t land a jab but his overhand lands every time. Credit to Al-Koura he keeps firing back but barely landing anything. Kamunga just keeps firing the right overhand and landing at will.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Kamunga

Rd2: Al-Koura using some head movement so Kamunga starts kicking the legs. Al-Koura with nice right hand leg kick but Kamunga tags him with a solid right then proceeds to land 20 plus punches on a wobbled but covering up Al-Koura. Finally a right straight left hook on the button has Al-Kimura timbering like a tree, the ref jumps in for the save.
Kamunga defeats Al-Koura via KO 2:27

Dene Lepine vs Matar Lô
Rd1: Lô letting some serious low kicks go. Lepine trying to use his reach advantage but isn’t landing clean. Levine lands a solid right hand. Levine initiates the clinch but Lô shucks him off. Lô uses leverage in the a tie up to force he action to the ground but Lepine uses a nifty reversal to take over top position with full mount just as the buzzer sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-10

Rd2: big overhand by Lô but Lepine responds with a glancing head kick. Stiff jab by Lepine lands. Lô with a vicious superman punch. Lonwith his hands low ducking and dodging ala Roy Jones Jr, but eats another stiff jab. Lepine attacks again but Lô clinches and takes it to the mat. Lô quickly takes side control. Lô lands some ground and pound and finishes off the round by kicking the hell out of his downed opponents legs.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Lô

Rd3: Lepine taking over the striking in the third round landing at will. Lô tries the Thai plum but Lepine comes over the top with two big hooks to the chin. Lô gets the takedown against the cage but again Lepine gets the quick reversal. Both men back to their feet but Lô drags it back to the canvas and finishes the fight on top.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Lepine
Lô defeats Lepine via Unanimous Decision

Mat Patovirta vs Ilyes Reg
Rd1: The fighters exchange leg kicks at centre cage. Reg ducks under and lands a big double leg takedown. Reg quickly passes to side control. Peg gets into the crucifix position and starts raining down short punches. Reg looking for the Kimura, can’t get it but uses it to transition to full mount. Reg continues to land punches on top until the horn sounds.
Top MMA News scores the round 10-9 Reg

Rd2: Patovirta comes out swinging but Reg ducks under again and brings the action to the mat. Reg goes straight for the Kimura and after re positioning himself is able to force the tap.
Reg submits Patovirta via Kimura at 1:22 of Rd2

One Response to “ Hybrid Combat H17 Play-by-Play ”

  1. harry balls says:

    glad the women’s fight went so well! big step for amateur mma…

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