Cage Warriors returns today for their first ever Cage Warriors: Academy Wales show. The event will take place at the Newport Centre in Newport, Wales on Saturday, March 4th.
The card will feature six professional bouts along with twelve amateur contests.
The main event features a welterweight contest between Phil Wells and Aaron Khalid. Both fighters are coming off wins at Cage Warriors 79 as Wells defeated Toby Hartman via unanimous decision whilst Khalid submitted top prospect Adam Proctor in the second round of their contest.
The co-main event features Alexandros Gerolimatos vs. Jack Shore who will compete in a featherweight contest. Alexandros Gerolimatos (2-0 MMA) is coming off a second-round TKO win over Nikitas Malsurgenov at Greek FC 7 whilst Jack Shore (3-0 MMA) earned a second-round TKO over Eddie Pobivanez at Cage Warriors 79 in his last contest.
Check out the live results from the show below:
Pro MMA (3 x 5 mins)
Aaron Khalid def Phil Wells via submission (guillotine choke) at Round 2, 0:56
Jack Shore def Alexandros Gerolimatos via submission (rear naked choke) at Round 1, 2:03
Richard Williams def Gracjan Bak via KO (punches) at Round 1, 0:59
Damo Weeden def Joe Orrey via submission (rear naked choke) at Round 1, 0:39
Josh Ellis def Daniel Hodor via submission (rear naked choke) at Round 2, in 4:05
Featherweight: Ethan Charlesworth def Nathan Ford via submission (triangle choke) at Round 1, 1:53
Unified Amateur MMA (3 x 3 mins)
Josh Hudson vs. Jack Tucker
Michael Corston def Christopher Radcliffe via majority decision
Pedro Cardosa def. Tom Karpinski via unanimous decision
Rob Bennett def Marcus Stevens by split decision
James Amos def. Sami Hashim via unanimous decision
Christian Duncan def James McClean via TKO (punches) at Round 1, 1:25
Chris Smith def. Keiron Bennet via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 2, 2:50
Oban Elliot def. Callum Hanman via KO (kick) at Round 1, 0:46
Ben Ellis def. Franco Tenaglia via TKO (punches) at Round 3, 2:05
Jamie Boyle def Ragine White via submission (head and arm choke) at Round 2, 0:58
Alun Yhnell def. Karl Redding via KO (punches) at Round 1, 0:59
Chris Mardon vs. Joel Collins
Joel Collins def. Chris Mardon via split decision