AXS TV FIGHTS & 'INSIDE MMA' for APRIL FOOL'S DAY
HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED ON TONIGHT’S ‘INSIDE MMA’ AND ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34’
‘Inside MMA’ Highlights Include Correspondent Kenny Rice Sitting Down with UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture; Guest Host and Correspondent Ron Kruck Delivers April Fool’s Day Pranks and
On ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34’ From Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino Chris “The Action Man” Packs A Wallop, Defeating Nah-Shon Burrell
LOS ANGELES – April 1, 2016 – AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA welcomed UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell tonight for Mauro Ranallo’s debut as co-host alongside Bas Rutten. During his sit down interview, Liddell discussed his relationship with former UFC champion Jon Jones, gave advice for UFC fighter and “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Paige VanZant (Lidell was a contestant in 2009), and weighed in on training-related injuries in MMA: http://bit.ly/IMMA-Liddell
3. Do you like April Fool’s Day? Inside MMA” Correspondent Ron Kruck had some fun with WSOF Champion Justin Gaethje and UFC fighter Nate Marquardt on this amusing holiday, and, conversely, UFC Fighter Rose Namajunas and her boyfriend kickboxer Pat Barry turned the tables on the unsuspecting Kruck: add url
Following the legalization of MMA in New York this week, former UFC Middleweight Champion and Long Island native Chris Weidman joined INSIDE MMA tonight to give his reaction to the news and also discuss his upcoming rematch with current champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 in June: http://bit.ly/IMMA-Weidman
INSIDE MMA Correspondent Ron Kruck sat down with UFC fighter Cat Zingano who gave her take on the aftermath of Ronda Rousey’s defeat last year and teased her next fight in the octagon, which has yet to be announced: http://bit.ly/IMMA-Zingano
4: The results are in. AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34 delivered show-stopping finishes in all six televised fights, capped off by Matt Schnell’s (10-2) armbar submission victory to win the interim flyweight title in a main event rematch against Klayton Mai (8-2). AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break down tonight’s action here: http://bit.ly/Legacy52
Official results from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34 are as follows:
Main Event – Catchweight Fight – Chris Curtis (13-4) defeated Nah-Shon Burrell (12-6,1 NC) via submission (armbar) at 2:14 in round one.
Co-Main Event – Catchweight Fight –Kenny Foster (11-10) defeated Calvin Kattar (14-2) via TKO (punches) at 1:25 in round three.
Catchweight Fight – Matthew Lozano (5-3) defeated Johnny Campbell (11-7,1 NC) via submission (guillotine choke) at 2:53 in round one.
Lightweight Fight – Lorawnt-T Nelson (7-4) defeated Leon Davis (7-3,1 NC) via TKO (kick to the body) at 2:59 in round two.
Light Heavyweight Fight – Matthew Thompson (19-10) defeated Anton Berzin (3-1) via submission (rear naked choke) at 1:47 in round two.
Light Heavyweight Fight – Kevin Haley (4-3) defeated Steve Skrzat (8-7) via submission (rear naked choke) at 4:45 in round three.