Dublin, Ireland – Paul Craig rebounded from a tough first round to remain undefeated and choke out Karl Moore early in the second round.
BAMMA 22 took place today (Saturday 19th September) at the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland. It is the first event that BAMMA has held in Ireland.
Paul Craig Vs. Karl Moore was not aired on TV but will be uploaded to youtube at a later date.
The first round begins with a leg kick from Craig as Moore tries to find his range, a huge body kick lands for Craig followed by another, Moore looks for the clinch against the cage, Craig then lands an illegal knee as Moore had a hand on the mat and the referee breaks the action. A warning is given to Craig and the fight is restarted. Craig lands a takedown but as soon as the fighters hit the mat, Moore reveres the position and lands on top. Moore working to get the back of Craig and does so successfully. Working for a rear-naked choke, Craig is trying to defend for his life with 30 seconds to go, Moore gives up and lands in mount to end the round.
MMA Mad score the round 10-9 Moore.
The second round starts with a striking exchange before Craig jumps on a guillotine choke, Moore tried to defend by rolling away from the choke but it is too deep and Moore taps at 46 seconds into the second round to remain undefeated.