Shark Fights: "Jardine vs. Prangley" is all set for tonight (Sept. 11) at the Civic Center Coliseum in Amarillo, Texas. The promotion has an action packed, five-fight main card booked for the pay-per-view extravaganza.
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SHARK FIGHTS: "JARDINE VS. PRANGLEY" QUICK RESULTS:
Trevor Prangley defeats Keith Jardine via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Houston Alexander defeats Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou via technical kncokout (strikes) at 1:31 of round two
Paul Daley defeats Jorge Masvidal via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Danillo Villefort defeats Joey Villasenor via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Tarec Saffiedine defeats Brock Larson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ronnie Mann defeats Douglas Evans via split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47)
Paul Bradley defeats Johnny Reese via submission (rear naked choke) at 4:28 of round one
Aaron Rosa defeats Devin Cole via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Daniel Straus defeats Karen Darabedyan via unanimous decision
Eric Davila defeats Pete Spratt via submission (guillotine choke) at 3:49 of round two
SHARK FIGHTS: "JARDINE VS. PRANGLEY" PLAY-BY-PLAY LIVE MAIN CARD COMMENTARY:
205 lbs.: Keith Jardine vs. Trevor Prangley
Round one: Here we go with the main event! Should be a goodin. Jardine showing his jab and he lands a brutal leg kick right off the bat. Another leg kick from Jardine. Jardine shoots. Prangley defends and lands a knee in the process. Into the clinch. Jardine has a single and he's working hard for a takedown. Prangley is having none of that. Knees from both fighters. Nice body punches from Prangley out of the clinch. Prangley with a knee to Jardine's head now and Jardine looks wobbly. Pragnley now gets him to the mat and Jardine right away is working for an armbar. Jardine has blood coming from his face. He's still working for the armbar. Prangley trying to escape and he finally does. The blood is coming from Jardine's left eye. Knees to the body from Prangley in side control. Elbows now. Jardine works and gets full guard. Punches from the bottom by Jardine. Prangley continues to work the elbows. Prangley moves to half guard. Jardine has a leg lock attempt. Prangley pulls his leg out and they stand. Prangley looks tired and Jardine unloads with a right hook. Prangley smiles. Jardine sneaks in an uppercut just before the bell. 10-9 Prangley.
Round two: Jardine walking forward and he misses with a right hand. Leg kick connects for him now. A brief tie up after a small exchange. Jardine circles out. Two punch combo from Jardine. Jarine leans in again and connects. Prangley with a double jab. Leg kick from Jardine. Another to the inside. Jardine with good movement here. He leans in with punches and Prangley connects with a nice counter right hand. Hard leg kick from Jardine. Prangley with a right hand. Exchange in the center with Prangley landing a right hand. Jardine motioning for Prangley to come to him. Now he does and Jardine connects. Now Prangley with a punch that floors Jardine! He pops right back to his feet and Prangley is all over him with a clinch. Jardine pushes out and circles away. Punch and kick combo from Jardine. One-two combo from Jardine. Jab from Prangley. Jardine now with a stiff jab. Leg kick from Prangley with not much on it. Jardine shoots. Prangley throws a knee but misses. Jardine drives him into the fence. Jardine explodes with a left hook and backs out of the clinch. Nice left hand from Prangley at the bell. Close round. Jardine pushed the pace, but he was dropped momentarily by Prangley.
Round three: Prangley standing still with Jardine circling. Leg kick from Prangley. Jardine showing his jab. Leg kick from Jardine. More jabs from Jardine and he just misses with a wild left hand. Kick to the body from Jardine. Hard leg kick from Jardine. More jabs from Jardine. He's pushing the pace well in this round. One-two combo from Jardine. Prangley swings for the fences and misses with a right hand. Leg kick, punch combo from Jardine. Nice exchange for Jardine. Left hook lands for Jardine. Another hard leg kick lands for Jardine. Jardine leans in with a combo and then circles out. Prangley times a straight kick as Jardine comes forward. Nice counter striking from Prangley on an exchange in the center. Again Prangley counters well in the center. Nice one-two from Jardine. Big hook from Jardine. Jardine with a leg kick. Prangley tries to catch it and take him down, but Jardine sprawls. Jardine backs him into the fence with punches. Prangley ties him up. Knees and punches from Jardine as they separate. 20 seconds to go and Jardine is throwing everything he's got at Prangley. The bell sounds and Jardine with a big round there, but it might be too little too late depending on how the second round was scored.
Final result: Trevor Prangley defeats Keith Jardine via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
205 lbs.: Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou vs. Houston Alexander
Round one: Houston circling Soko. He whiffs on a kick and then eats a leg kick from Soko. Another nice kick from Soko. Houston with a leg kick now, but Soko fires back with a much harder one right away. Straight kick from Soko now. Soko misses with a high kick. Houston tries to counter, but Soko does well to avoid it. Soko drops Houston now with a flurry of punches. Soko teeing off with punches as Houston is latched onto his leg. Houston looks to be recovered now but Soko is staying aggressive with punches and knees from the clinch. Judo throw from Soko now. He's raining down punches over Alexander. Houston gets back to his feet. Soko misses with a big right hand. Houston looks wobbly, but Soko is taking his time here. Huge right hook drops Alexander again, but he pops back up. Soko shoots and scores on a double leg takedown. Immediate ground and pound from Soko. Houston with half guard and he looks tired from taking this beating. He's hanging in there though. Now a beautiful reversal from Houston and he takes the top position. Punches from the top by Alexander. Soko not doing much but holding on from the bottom. Houston trying to disrupt his breathing with a hand over his mouth. The bell sounds after a few more ground strikes. Houston with a head butt at the end there, but the referee say it was unintentional. 10-9 for Soko.
Round two: Houston has a cut over his right eye coming out. Both guys look a bit tired. Houston moving forward now and he lands a hard right hand. Leg kick from Alexander. Straight kick from Houston. Jab from Houston. Soko's movement is gone and his hands are very low. He looks gassed and Houston unloads with big right hands. Soko falls to has butt and Houston is drilling him with unanswered punches. Soko is not defending himself and Alexander is brutalizing him with punches. The referee takes his time but finally steps in to stop the fight. Great come from behind win by Houston Alexander.
Final result: Houston Alexander defeats Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou via technical kncokout (strikes) at 1:31 of round two
170 lbs.: Paul Daley vs. Jorge Masvidal
Round one: Looking forward to this fight. Here we go! Daley opens with a leg kick. Masvidal with a left. Another leg kick from Daley. Now he goes upstairs with a high kick that gets blocked. Jab to the body from the Brit. Daley stalking. Nice body punch from Daley. Daley with good two punch combinations here. Jab from Masvidal. Body jab from Daley. Nice right hand connects for Masvidal. A left hand connects from Masvidal and Daley slips on the mat logo. He pops back up. Leg kick misses for him. Masvidal connects with one. Daley with a flurry that Masvidal blocks nicely. Masvidal shoots for a leg, but Daley defends it easily. Now Masvidal is complaining about an eye poke. He's okay and we're back underway. Daley misses with a high kick. Jab, body punch combo from Daley. Daley just misses with an overhand right. Daley tries a crazy somersault kick but misses. Masvidal shoots for a single and he gets it. Daley has full guard. Elbows from Masvidal. Daley explodes back to his feet nicely. Nice left hand from Daley. Daley blocks a high kick. Daley continues to move forward. Now Daley shoots for a double leg. Masvidal defends and gets driven into the fence. Masvidal with a couple knees before the bell. 10-9 Daley. He pushed the pace and got up quickly after the takedown.
Round two: Jab from Daley. Another. Leg kick from Daley. He misses on another. Masvidal with a leg kick. Another. Jab from Masvidal. Leg kick from Daley. Right hand from Masvidal. Daley flurries with a combo as Masvidal circles out. Right hand connects for the Brit. High kick gets blocked by Masvidal. Masvidal catches a low kick now and takes Daley to the ground. Daley with half guard. Right hand from Masvidal. Daley works back to his feet and gets separation. Masvidal shoots right away and scores on another takedown. Daley trying to get back to his feet again. He's using the cage and he gets there. Masvidal working from the clinch to get him back to the mat. Single for Masvidal. Daley defends well and lands a couple punches. They separate and Daley tries another high kick that misses. Left hook from Daley. Jab from Masvidal. Another takedown off a single for Masvidal. Daley working off his back from full guard. Nice ground strikes from Masvidal. The referee wants a stand up with 15 seconds to go. Daley backs Masvidal down with punches before the bell sounds. 10-9 Masvidal.
Round three: Daley takes the center and backs Masvidal into the fence with a right hand. Daley stalking. Body punch from Daley. Jabs from both fighters. Daley misses on an overhand right. He grazes Masvidal with a left hook. Straight punch from Masvidal. Left hand, body punch from Daley. Masvidal shoots in again and scores another takedown. Daley with full guard. Punches from Masvidal. Daley trying to use the fence to climb back to his feet but Masvidal pulls his legs out. The referee wants a stand up now. Jabs and straight punches from Daley. Nice body punch lands for the Brit. To the body again for Daley. Jab from Masvidal. Daley with that left hand, right to the body combo again. More two punch combos from Daley. Daley continues to move forward with punches. Masvidal not doing much and now he shoots in and gets another takedown. Daley back up quickly and now he's standing over Masvidal raining down punches. He lets Masvidal back up and lands a straight punch. Uppercut from Daley. Straight right from Daley. Masvidal just trying to avoid punches here. Daley with a takedown attempt here. He gets it and Daley flurries at the end with punches. Close round.
Final result: Paul Daley defeats Jorge Masvidal via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
185 lbs.: Joey Villasanor vs. Danillo Villefort
Round one: Indio shows a combo, but Villasenor avoids it easily. Leg kick lands for the Brazilian. Nice body punch from Joey. Indio with a takedown and he's in Villasenor's half guard. He's trying to pass to mount, but Villasenor defends it. Villefort is setting up a side choke here. Villasenor doing well to keep half guard. Now Indio passes to side control, but he doesn't have the choke. Elbows and punches from Villefort and Villasenor gets full guard back. Indio stands and rains down a big punch. Back into Villasenor's half guard. Villefort looking to pass again, but Villasenor defends it well. Elbows to the thighs from Villefort. To side control for Indio. Joey takes half guard back nicely. Elbows to the face from Indio. Nice work from the top from the Brazilian. Villasenor escapes back to his feet and lands a right hand. Very nice. Spinning back kick misses from Villefort. Villasenor stuffs a shot and lands in Villefort's guard. The bell sounds. 10-9 Villefort.
Round two: Villasenor takes the center and Indio whiffs on a leg kick. Villasenor with a right hand that misses. Villasenor leans in with punches. Villefort tries to time a takedown, but Villasenor stuffs it. Villefort just misses with a knee. Big uppercut misses from Joey. Right hand connects from Indio and Villasenor slips on the mat logo. He rolls and pops right back to his feet. Villasenor walking him down with jabs here. Indio lands a hard leg kick. Two punch combo from Indio now. Villasenor eats a hook and Villefort scores with a trip takedown. Half guard for Villasenor. Now he gets full guard, but Villefort is staying busy with strikes from the top. Joey trying to use the cage to climb back to his feet, but Villefort drags him back towards the center of the cage. Elbows from Indio. Villefort staying aggressive from the top with ground and pound. He moves to half guard now. He's looking for side control, but Villasenor defends it well. Now he passes and the bell sounds. Another round for the Brazilian.
Round three: Villasenor needs a knockout here. Nice combination sends Indio backpedaling. Leg kick from Villefort. Jab and leg kick from Indio. Left hook from Villasenor and they tie up. Indio with his back to the cage. Knees from Villasenor. Indio tries for a trip but he can't get it. Knees from both fighters as they jockey for position. Now Joey scores with a takedown against the fence. Nice left hand lands for him. He stands and Indio tries a couple of upkicks before Joey lands back in his full guard. Punches and elbows from both fighters. Joey stands and Villefort takes advantage and gets his back. Hammer fists from Villefort. Villasenor rolls and gets full guard. Nice punches from the top by Indio. Villasenor also staying active with strikes from his back. To full mount for Villefort with 10 seconds to go. Joey gets half guard back right before the bell. Very impressive fight for Villefort.
Final result: Danillo Villefort defeats Joey Villasenor via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
170 lbs.: Tarec Saffiedine vs. Brock Larson
Round one: Gloves touch and we're underway with the first fight of the pay-per-view telecast. A bit of a feeling out process to start with both guys circling and showing jabs. Larson leans in with punches now. He slips, but pops back up and circles out. Jab lands from Tarec. He's walking Larson down here. High kick and punch combinations from Tarec. Into a clinch briefly before separating. Tarec still has the center of the cage. Larson connects with a counter right hand. Larson with his back to the cage and he eats a right. Tarec still walking him down and he whiffs on a high kick. Larson charges forward and Tarec side steps it. Single leg takedown attempt now from Larson. He drives Tarec into the fence and still has the leg. Tarec showing nice balance. Larson pulls guard now and he's trying for a leg lock. He lets go and Tarec throws a couple punches from the top. More punches from Saffiedine in Larson's half guard. Larson working for a kimura, but he has nothing. Larson gets full guard. Tarec moves back to half guard. Punches from his back now from Larson. The bell sounds there. Saffiedine 10-9.
Round two: Tarec takes the center of the cage and backs Larson into the fence. He's flashing his jab and he connects now with a right hand. Leg kick from Tarec. Right hand misses from Saffiedine. He connects now with a left and avoids a counter combo from Larson. Another leg kick from Tarec. High kick just misses from Tarec. Larson explodes with a two punch combo, but he can't connect. Larson shoots and eats a knee, but he holds on for a single leg takedown attempt. Tarec defending it well against the cage. Hammer fists from Tarec. Larson still has the leg here, working for the takedown. Tarec finally escapes and Larson looks tired. Tarec with a leg kick. High kick whiffs from Saffiedine. Now a knee connects. Larson lands a counter punch before Tarec circles away. Nice left hand from Larson. Another. Saffiedine counters with a right hook. Leg kick from Tarec before initiating a clinch. Larson with a knee. Nice punch on the separation from Larson. Larson charges forward with punches at the bell. Better round for Larson, but he still didn't do much.
Round three: Tarec with the center of the cage right away again. Larson circles with his back to the cage. Leg kick from Tarec. Larson gets a left hand blocked. Now Tarec connects with a right hook then another leg kick. Another leg kick. Now a high kick just misses. Body punch and right hook combo hurts Larson momentarily. He goes down to his knees but pops right back up. Tarec still walking him down here. Larson shoots for a single and drives Tarec into the fence. Elbows to the body from Tarec as he continues to defend the takedown attempt. Saffiedine continues to work strikes to the body. Now Larson drops down to the ground and Tarec follows him to the mat, taking a top position. Nice ground strikes from Tarec. Larson has half guard. Larson trying for a kimura, but Tarec isn't having it. More ground and pound from Saffiedine. Larson isn't doing much but holding on from the bottom. Thirty seconds remaining as Tarec continues with the ground assault. The bell sounds and I have Saffiedine winning this fight on my scorecard.
Final result: Tarec Saffiedine defeats Brock Larson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)