Saturday night featured a wealth of combat sports action. While much of the attention may have been pointed towards the Octagon or boxing ring; the competitors at Fight to Win Pro 11 were putting on a show of their own. By the end of the evening, these men and women continued to prove that competitive grappling is sport that is growing and worthy of mainstream attention.
In the main event of the evening, grappling mainstay Jeff Glover defeated Justin Radar by decision. This matchup earned Fight of the Night honors as both grapplers exchanged positions and attacks; showing off their ability to attack from nearly every position. Their scrambles left the crowd cheering over and over; as each position created a new opening for a new, intriguing attack.
Multiple-time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu champion and current Legacy FC middleweight champion Rafael Lovato Jr. was also victorious as he defeated the game Tanner Rice by cross collar choke. This submission earned Lovato Jr. the Submission of the Night honors.
Invicta-FC competitor Andrea Lee also competed as she defeated Ha Bui with a kimura. She held Bui in the position for a number of minutes, working on the transition before securing position and coaxing the tap. Daniel Roberts and Cortez Coleman are two other MMA competitors that faced off in a bout where Roberts won via a quick heel hook for his own Submission of the Night bonus.
Fight to Win Pro continues to put on interesting super fights, bringing together big names in the competitive grappling world. Fight to Win Pro 11 was no different. Replays are available on FloGrappling.com.
Fight to Win Pro: Complete Results
Black Belt Results
Jeff Glover defeats Justin Rader decision FOTN
Rafael Lovato Jr. defeats Tanner Rice Cross collar choke SOTN
James Puopolo defeats Luis Rubalcava cross collar choke
Jams Partridge defeats Jose Llanas decision
Brian Picklo defeats Patrick Miller split decision
Seth Norman defeats Chris Hoddy armbar
Eddie Saenz defeats Omar French decision
Jesse Sunderman defeats William Fox decision
Brown Belt Results
Daniel Roberts defeats Cortez Coleman heel hook SOTN
Dallas Niles-Lovato Bjj defeats Nathan Halford choke
Matthew Vernon defeats Todd Ryan split decision FOTN
Kevin Williams defeats Jon Cobb decision
Michael South defeats Andrew Daugherty Choke
Gabe Cambell defeats Dan Arnette decision
William Pierce defeats Chris Hutchinson decision
Michael Brown defeats Frank Lee Americana
Jarrod Card defeats Melvin Scott Decision
Purple Belt Results
Andrea K Lee defeats Ha Bui KIMURA FOTN
Dillon Thomas defeats JJ Young foot lock
Troy Edmond Russell defeats Andrew Waldon SOTN
Cody Carrillo defeats Michael Mullinax Decision
Kevin N Angel Goodin defeats Derrick Adkins Decision
Spencer Smith defeats Andrew Vu Decision
Edgar Francisco Escalante defeats Shaun Bley decision
Krystina Chad Leonhardtdefeats Robbie Walsh decision
Jason Greer defeats Trevor Booth decision
Randy Ray defeats Tavarez Collins decision
Cain Stockburger defeats Gage Neal Kimura