Birmingham, England: Damien Lapilus came in on shot notice and shocked the world as he earned a first round submission win over top prospect Jack McGann.
BAMMA 23: Night of Champions was held on 14 November 2015, at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. Jack McGann Vs. Damien Lapilus took place on the preliminary card that aired on MMAMad.com
Touch gloves and we are underway. McGann is aggressive early landing heavy combinations but Lapilus is game and landing strong counter strikes early. McGann stalking Lapilus working the jab beautifully in the early going. Lapilus looks to tie McGann up against the cage to negate the striking of the Liverpudlian. Lapilus with the takedown and is looking to take the back of McGann. Lapilus looking for the rear-naked choke and sinks it in and gets the tap! Huge upset for the late notice Lapilus.
Damien Lapilus def Jack McGann via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 1, 3:30Check out our latest podcast episode featuring Desmond Green & Matteo Urella.