Phoenix, Arizona: Joao Zeferino impressed with a slick heelhook submission over his opponent Brian Foster. The official time of the submission came at 1:46.
WSOF 25 took place Friday, November 20th at the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona. The events main draw was an 8-man lightweight elimination tournament. Foster vs. Zeferino was a quarterfinal match of the featured tournament, live on NBCSN.
Zeferino vs. Foster starts off with an immediate takedown by the Brazillian. The attempt is stuffed and Foster moves in with a head kick. He falls to the ground and Zeferino ends up on top. Foster is threatening with a kneebar, most likely to get to his feet. Both athletes are scrambling for position and Zeferino ends up with a leglock of his own. Foster is forced to tap early into the fight.
Zeferino moves to 19-6 with Foster dropping down to 23-8.Check out our latest podcast episode featuring Desmond Green & Matteo Urella.