Gil de Freitas (18-5) capped off a night filled with knockouts and submissions with a first round kneebar to defeat Chip Moraza-Pollard (10-9) and claim the vacant welterweight title tonight on AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA XXXI.’ AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break down the night’s highlights here.
- Gil de Freitas def. Chip Moraza-Pollard via Submission (Kneebar) 4:37 Rnd 1
- Daniel Vizcaya def. Chuck O’Neil via Submission (rear-naked choke) 2:19 Rnd 1
- Kody Nordby def. Dinis Paiva via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 2:42 Rnd 1
- Eric Spicely def. Aaron Johnson via Unanimous Decision (30-26 30-26 30-26)
- Andre Soukhamthath def. Carlos Galindo via TKO (elbows) 3:46 Rnd 2
- Greg Rebello def. Mike Mucitelli via KO (Punch) 3:24 Rnd 1