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Event: Ascension 356     
Date:   Jun 18, 2016

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Alfredo Barbosa and Bobby Butcher. The crowd giving both fighters a great reception on their way into the arena. That's good to see.

177 cm
29
160 lbs
12 - 12 - 0
174 cm
34
167 lbs
26 - 23 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Alfredo Barbosa!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 26 wins, 23 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Robert Douchet, Elvis Blanc and Dillan Fox.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Barbosa throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Butcher sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Butcher misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Butcher circles away from the clinch attempt.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Butcher! But no joy.
Butcher has been working on his striking defense in training and it's paying off as Barbosa is landing a low percentage of strikes.
Barbosa takes one to the chin there.
Barbosa takes a jab right on the kisser.
Butcher throws a leg kick which misses Barbosa's front leg but catches the back leg as Barbosa tries to avoid it.
Barbosa takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Butcher misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
A quick step to the side and Barbosa tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
Barbosa moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
Barbosa pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Butcher throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
An attempted straight right counter from Barbosa misses the target.
Barbosa has been working on his boxing with his coaches at ~T~ Troid - Gym in the buildup to the fight.
Butcher lands an overhand right.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Barbosa connects with a solid leg kick.
Butcher lands a glancing blow to the side of Barbosa's head.
Butcher misses with a hook
and Barbosa counters with a lovely straight right hand!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Danga de danga de dang - Barbosa scores with a four punch combination!

Butcher is rocked!
Butcher gets hit by the mother of all head kicks and drops to the canvas in a crumpled heap! Woooow, the Internet is going to be talking about this one for weeks!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:12 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Head Kick). Alfredo Barbosa!
After winning the bout, Alfredo Barbosa thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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Event: Ascension 349     
Date:   May 14, 2016

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Steve Vega. Steve Vega has the eye of the tiger tonight.

174 cm
34
167 lbs
25 - 23 - 0
178 cm
37
169 lbs
14 - 13 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 25 wins, 23 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 13 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Steve Vega!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Jack Bonds and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Vega swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Vega ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Butcher blocks a jab.
Butcher lands a slapping body shot.
Butcher lands a nice shot that snaps Vega's head back.
Vega throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Vega misses with a left hand
and Butcher connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Butcher moves into range and connects with a jab.
Butcher misses with the combination.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Vega moves away.
Butcher throws a head kick that misses.
Vega swats away the attempt to clinch by Butcher.
Butcher jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.

Vega is rocked!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher tries a switch kick but it misses it's target.
Butcher ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Good work by Butcher as he checks the leg kick.
Butcher is looking for a counter combo.
Vega looks to land a right hand but Butcher moved out of range.
Butcher misses with a looping left.
Vega misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Vega thinks about the counter body kick.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Butcher keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.

Vega gets tackled into the cage by Butcher. Butcher maintains the clinch.
Butcher is defending well against a takedown attempt.
Butcher blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A short uppercut from Butcher.
Butcher avoids the elbow strike from Vega, against the cage.
Butcher lands with a left to the head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Butcher falls off balance throwing a combination
and Vega counters with a body kick.
Butcher throws a body punch but Vega moves out of range.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher goes for a high kick. It partially lands.
Vega throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.
Vega blocks a jab.
We've been told by Butcher's head coaches at LOD: Top Team that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Butcher defending well as Vega loads up on a big left hand.
A head kick by Butcher misses

so Vega counters with a double leg into guard. Good agility.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Vega from controlling successfully.
Vega wants to pass the guard but Butcher is keeping the position.
Vega trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Vega stands and throws Butcher's legs to the side, diving into side control.
Butcher is not content to let Vega control the position.
Butcher is looking to work his way out of this bad position but Vega is controlling him well.
Butcher tries to work a leg under to get back to half guard but Vega wriggles his own leg back out and remains in side control.

Vega is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Butcher knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Butcher pushes Vega away and creates a bit of space to escape. He's almost out here... but no, Vega gets a good hold of his legs and remains firmly in side control.
Vega tries to advance to mount but Butcher denies him.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
My god... these two guys really need to pick up the pace or everyone will leave to go get a beer.
The strikes coming from Vega are missing the target in this wave of attacks.
Vega tries to advance to mount but Butcher denies him.

Vega is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Butcher knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Butcher prevents Vega from improving position.

Vega goes for an armbar! This could be all over! Wait, no, Butcher rolls with the submission and now he's on top in Vega's guard! Nice work there by Butcher!
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Vega is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Butcher lands with a thumping leg kick.
Butcher throws a hook but Vega avoids it easily.
Butcher looks to clinch
and Vega connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Bobby Butcher is winning the standup battle so far.
Butcher fails in his attempt to clinch.
Vega dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Vega is trying to counter with his kicks.
Butcher misses with an uppercut. Vega saw that one coming.
Butcher lunges at Vega with a hook that half lands and is half blocked by Vega's hand.
Butcher misses with a head kick.
It seemed like Vega was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Butcher is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Vega can do to turn this around?
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Vega takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Butcher avoids a kick to the body.
Butcher looks to land a left hand but Vega moved out of range nicely.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Vega misses with a looping left.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher connects with a body shot that sends Vega's belly button to the back.
Vega tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Vega takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
A head kick misses from Butcher.
A bone on bone clash there as Butcher blocks the leg kick.
The crowd cheers as Butcher lands an impressive looking overhand right. Vega doesn't seem phased though.
Butcher tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Vega was well out of range. Poor timing from Butcher.
Vega is definitely looking for the counter takedowns here.
Vega avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Vega! But no joy.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Vega unleashes a big counter combination but Butcher bobs and weaves and avoids any damage.
Vega circles away from the clinch attempt.
A big left from Butcher misses.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A jab from Butcher does it's job there.
A swing and a miss from Vega.
Butcher swinging wildly here.
Vega scores with a spinning back kick!
Vega gets his takedown attempt stuffed easily
and Butcher counters with a kick to the head that grazes his opponent. Vega is lucky that one didn't land flush.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Vega - that will leave a mark!
Vega tries to close the distance and clinch up but Butcher swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Butcher tries to bum rush Vega with a series of wild strikes but Vega uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Butcher thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Vega if he has to take too many more of those.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Vega lands a nice trip takedown into half guard.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Vega moves nicely into side control.
Steve Vega has got the better of the ground game so far.

Vega goes for an armbar! This could be all over! Wait, no, Butcher rolls with the submission and now he's on top in Vega's guard! Nice work there by Butcher!

Vega looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
Vega controls Butcher momentarily but Butcher frees himself.

Vega is working an open guard so Butcher takes the opportunity to get back to his feet.
Vega slips under a jab from Butcher.
A head kick misses from Butcher.
Vega swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Butcher.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher cracks Vega with a good jab.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Left hook, right uppercut from Butcher.
Vega is still on wobbly legs! Can Butcher finish him?
Vega tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Butcher paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Vega seems to have recovered his senses.
Butcher works the jab nicely.
Whack! Butcher lands a heavy head kick that drops Vega. The ref tackles Butcher to stop the fight - a great save by the referee because Vega was done.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:27 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Head Kick). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher very nearly forgot to thank GREEN!160 amongst all the excitement of his win but just as the interview came to a close, he screamed their name. Hopefully he'll get a few nice freebies in the mail as a thank you.
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Event: MFN 300: Burns vs. Mangrove Jr     
Date:   Mar 27, 2016

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bors Hill and Bobby Butcher. Bobby Butcher has the eye of the tiger tonight.

182 cm
40
167 lbs
21 - 14 - 0
174 cm
33
167 lbs
24 - 23 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

BetaCore Clothing

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 14 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bors Hill!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 24 wins, 23 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Richard Clark, Andrew Berry and Daniel Bishop.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Hill throws a quick inside leg kick.
Butcher swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Hill half committed to a counter leg kick.
Hill moves away from the strike by Butcher.
We've been informed that Butcher has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
Hill throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
A little jabbing left from Butcher on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Hill has been working on his boxing with his coaches at London MMA Club in the buildup to the fight.
Butcher tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Hill manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Hill swings for the body but Butcher moves out of range.
Butcher looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Butcher pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Butcher doesn't manage to clinch there - Hill circles away.
Butcher is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch up but Hill swats him away and circles back towards the center.
A combination from Hill does no damage.
Left hook, right uppercut from Hill.
Hill throws a combination that misses
and Hill takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Hill throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Hill stuffs a takedown. It's all about dictating where the fight takes place and Hill wants it to stay on the feet.
A solid leg kick lands there for Hill.
Hill displays good takedown defense there as he swats away a double leg from Butcher.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher shoots in looking for a takedown. Hill tries to sprawl out of it but Butcher keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Hill manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.
Bors Hill has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Bobby Butcher.
Butcher takes one on the chin but seems OK.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher loads up on a big right hand but Hill slips the punch.
Decent striking displayed by Butcher there.
Butcher with a hook.

Hill is rocked!
The crowd cheers as Hill lands an impressive looking overhand right. Butcher doesn't seem phased though.
Oh Hill is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Bors Hill seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher has his takedown stuffed
and Hill counters with a straight right hand.
Hill seems to have got his legs back now.
Butcher pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Hill slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.

Hill clinches with his opponent.

Butcher's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Hill throws out a loose jab but Butcher uses good head movement to avoid it.
Hill blocks a head kick by Butcher.
Butcher throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Butcher gets cracked there but stands up to it.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Hill lands a head shot.
Hill dives in and grabs Butcher's left leg, looking for a takedown. Butcher pushes down on Hill's head and hops out.
Hill is using his height advantage well here, landing a good percentage of his punches.
Butcher lands an overhand right.
Hill lands a head kick!

Butcher bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher tries for a kimura. Not really close to a finish though.
Hill manages to land a sweep and he's now on top! Lovely Jiu Jitsu!
Hill is scoring with some nice ground and pound from the dominant position.
Hill is taking a breather. Butcher says something to him but it's hard to make out. Perhaps he's telling him to get on with it and actually do something.
Hill seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Butcher does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Butcher is trying to get back to full guard.
Hill sitting and controlling from the half guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Hill stalling away here and it's allowed Butcher to slip out his trapped foot and regain full guard.
There's a bit of a scramble here and now Butcher is on top in guard.

Hill is trying to stand up but he's not managed so far.

Hill throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Hill has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
Butcher in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Hill looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.

Butcher is trying to work a guillotine from the top, or something like that? Don't know how he thinks he's going to get a finish from there.
Hill managing to control the position.
Butcher tries to free his leg and advance position but Hill is retaining full guard.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Hill is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Hill is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bors Hill dominated that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.

Butcher moves into the clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown. He's persisting with it as Hill sprawls well. Hill wins this battle and keeps the fight standing. Butcher gets slowly back to his feet.
Hill tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Butcher manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Butcher thuds his right hand into Hill's forehead from close range. That could be painful for both fighters.
Hill lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Hill lands with a right hand.
Hill feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Butcher's calf.
Hill looks to land a combination but Butcher avoids it well.
Hill throws a hook to the side of Butcher's head but Butcher sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Hill takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Hill staying out of range there.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Hill's shoulder, as Hill tries to avoid the shot.

Hill gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Butcher wants to get back to striking at distance but Hill won't allow it.
Butcher wants to break the clinch but can't.
Hill is trying to drag Butcher to the mat but Butcher just about manages to keep his footing. He used the cage to his advantage there.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Hill has a body lock and is looking for a takedown. Butcher is bouncing around trying to prevent the takedown and somehow he has indeed managed to stay on his feet.
Hill has Butcher pressed up against the cage and is working for takedown. Butcher manages to improve position though and keeps the fight standing.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bors Hill. That's going to take a lot out of him.

Butcher jumps into guard, dragging Hill to the mat.
Butcher is trying to keep Hill in close.
Hill tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.
Butcher is trying to control the position but Hill postures up.
Hill throwing strikes but missing.

Butcher escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Hill gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.

Hill got a little sloppy there for a moment and Butcher has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Hill has managed to get both his arms back between Butcher's legs - danger averted.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Hill trying to pass the guard. He's being very persistent here but Butcher manages to land a sweep and now he's on top!

Butcher trying to control but Hill is working from the bottom.
Hill working a defensive guard here.
Hill keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Butcher is in a good position here but he's just trying to control... And he's not even managing to do that successfully.
Butcher trying to land body shots but he keeps hitting the mat.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Hill has control of Butcher's left arm, preventing Butcher from doing any damage.
Butcher with a nice head shot there.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Hill is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

Butcher decides to stand up and beckons his opponent to follow.
Butcher circles away from the clinch attempt.
Butcher slips under a jab from Hill.
That kick from Hill tenderised Butcher's leg. Butcher is trying to keep his angry face on.
Hill misses the shot to the body.
Hill is looking to slow Butcher down with leg kicks.
Butcher moves in looking to clinch but Hill pushes him off.
Hill tries to counter with a takedown but Butcher is quick to defend against it.
Hill takes a step towards his opponent and connects with a left hand, before circling away.
Butcher takes one on the chin but keeps coming.

Butcher drops Hill with a beautiful combination! Hill stares up at his opponent, who ushers him back to his feet - Butcher is looking for the KO!

It looks like Bors Hill has been cut.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Hill walks into a straight right, dropping him to the canvas! Butcher swarms him and finishes the fight with a hail of punches! What a brutal finish!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:55 of round 2, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher gave a mention to GREEN!160 in his post fight interview. That will please them (and hopefully generate some sales).
Bors Hill spoke after the fight, saying 'Well done, you beat an old man'.
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Event: MFN 288: Helgi vs. Nowacki     
Date:   Feb 07, 2016

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Robert Pickton and Bobby Butcher. Bobby Butcher has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Robert Pickton's chin.

178 cm
30
161 lbs
8 - 6 - 3
174 cm
33
167 lbs
24 - 22 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 6 losses and 3 draws, fighting out of Tokyo, Robert Pickton!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 24 wins, 22 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Sosuke Kotani, Yukihiro Yamamoto and Yukihiro Shimada.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Butcher shoots in from a long way out. He's driving through with the takedown attempt and he eventually gets it, landing in Pickton's guard.
Pickton looking for a sweep. Not yet Pickton, not yet.

Pickton escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Butcher gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.

Pickton looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
Pickton keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Butcher pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Pickton is keeping the position for now.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Pickton is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Pickton looking to control.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher wants to control from the top but Pickton keeps moving.
My spies in LOD - Slaughterhouse inform me that Butcher has been getting involved in the gym's BJJ sparring sessions. Let's see whether that pays dividends!
Butcher throwing strikes but missing.

Butcher drops back for a leg but he's not going to get it - he lets go and Pickton dives on top into guard.

Pickton wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Pickton scores with a decent looking elbow strike.
Pickton trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Pickton scoring with punches to the head and body.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Pickton avoids a guillotine attempt easily.
Pickton slips nicely into half guard.
Pickton throwing shots but they're hitting the canvas more than the man.
Butcher wants to improve his position but Pickton is controlling well.
Pickton wants to control but Butcher is keeping him busy.

Butcher actively working from the bottom here.
Butcher striking from the bottom.
Pickton seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Butcher does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pickton is thwarting Butcher's attempts to control the position.
Pickton missing with some ground and pound from the half guard.
Butcher wants to control but Pickton is keeping busy.
Butcher makes his way to full guard. A much better position for Butcher.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Pickton wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Pickton with a flurry of punches that miss.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Pickton from controlling successfully.

The referee has motioned to the fighters to stand back up. He just wasn't happy with the level of activity.
Butcher thuds a mid kick into his opponent's body. That will wear on Pickton if he has to take too many more of those.
Pickton seems to be moving with more speed, compared to his last bout. He must have been working on that in the gym.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher misses with a kick to the body.

Pickton shoots in and bounces Butcher off the cage to secure the takedown into guard.
Pickton throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Butcher works some decent striking defense from the bottom.

Butcher is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
Butcher trying to control the position.
Pickton trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!
Butcher working a defensive guard here.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Robert Pickton will probably get the nod.
That's time! Back to the action!


Pickton takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Butcher turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
A left and a right from Butcher both land. Nice combination.
No joy there for Butcher, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Butcher tries a head kick but it misses.
Butcher comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Butcher tries to clinch up but Pickton circles away and keeps his distance.
Butcher connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.

Pickton gets caught napping as Butcher dives in and scores a takedown. Pickton manages to retain guard.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.

Butcher avoids a guillotine attempt easily.

Pickton is working an open guard so Butcher takes the opportunity to get back to his feet.
Pickton dances in quickly and lands a nice inside leg kick on Butcher. That did some damage!

Butcher drops down and drives through with a powerful takedown into guard.
Pickton looking to sweep here. No luck so far.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher forces his way into half guard.

Butcher is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Pickton is just riding it out for now. Butcher eventually gives up the hold.
Butcher wants to free his trapped foot but Pickton is holding on for dear life with his legs.
Pickton trying to hold on to Butcher's head to control him but Butcher postures up.

Butcher is looking for a kimura here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A lull in the action here being met with boos from the crowd.
Butcher passes the half guard and he's now in mount! Big trouble for Pickton!
Bobby Butcher has got the better of the ground game so far.
Butcher trying to control but Pickton is having none of it.
Pickton tries to hold on but Butcher pushes him away.
Butcher working some short elbows here. He postures up to throw some more ground and pound but Pickton slips a leg through to get back to half guard. Nice work.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pickton avoiding damage under a succession of punches from Butcher.
Pickton is looking for a sweep. Butcher is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Pickton wants to control but Butcher is keeping busy and won't allow it.
Pickton avoiding damage under a succession of punches from Butcher.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Butcher is trying a forearm chokeÖ I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.
Butcher wants to take a breather but Pickton is having none of it.

Butcher is looking for a kimura but he's never going to get it from there.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Neither fighter has done anything of merit for a good minute or two here and the crowd are not happy about it.
Pickton trying to hold on to Butcher's head to control him but Butcher postures up.
Butcher is keen to just control but Pickton is a slippery customer.
Butcher has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Butcher tries to stand but his arm is trapped.

The referee has motioned to the fighters to stand back up. He just wasn't happy with the level of activity.
Good shot there by Pickton.

Pickton decides to change it up a bit and drives through with a nice takedown into half guard.

Butcher kicks off Pickton and gets to his feet.

Pickton fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Butcher to the ground. Pickton is now in Butcher's guard.
Pickton preventing the sweep.
Pickton trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Pickton pushing down on Butcher's thigh, trying to pass to half guard. He's managed it... Nice work.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action! This is the final round!


Butcher tries to clinch but Pickton is having none of it.
Pickton throws a nice looking combination but Butcher bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Pickton lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Butcher at a distance.
Pickton looks to land a combination. Butcher sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.

Butcher shoots in and gets a takedown into Pickton's guard.
Butcher controls from within his opponent's guard.

Butcher drops back, looking for a kneebar! Pickton looks panicked! The fighters roll across the mat, one looking to finish, one looking to escape. Pickton looks to have wriggled free... Yes, he's got his leg free and he's dived into side control! Good work there from Pickton!

Butcher is looking to regain half guard here but Pickton keeps moving and retains side control.
Butcher taking a bit of punishment here - Pickton scoring with strikes.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Pickton connects with a decent looking elbow from side control that caused Butcher some visible discomfort.
Pickton cracks Butcher with an elbow. That is naaassty.
An elbow from Pickton crashes against the mat.
Pickton controls the position.
Pickton's ground tactics aren't going to win him many fans. Let's hope he's got fireworks for us if he gets back to his feet because he's not doing much on the ground.
Butcher is trying to improve his position.
Butcher is sneaking out the side here. He's bucked Pickton off and has taken his back!
Pickton breaks Butcher's hooks off and manages to turn into his guard.
Pickton trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.

Butcher has his foot on Pickton's thigh. He's trying to push off and get in position for a triangle, I think. Pickton works his way back into a safe position though.
Pickton wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher looking for a guillotine here but Pickton defends easily.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Pickton from controlling successfully.

Butcher is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Pickton is aware though and is defending well.
Pickton trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Pickton looking to control the position here, rather than advance.
Butcher pulls Pickton in close to his closed guard and prevents Pickton from doing any damage or advancing position.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Pickton is frustrating his opponent with some stalling tactics from top position.
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.

Butcher is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
Butcher looking for a sweep. Not yet Butcher, not yet.
Pickton postures up in Butcher's guard and throws a big left but Butcher blocks it.
Pickton with a couple of shots to the head there. Not particularly brutal.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are hurling abuse towards the fighters... You can hardly blame them though because there isn't a lot going on in the fight.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom at the moment, as Pickton controls the pace.
Pickton stopping the sweep attempt from Butcher.
Pickton showing good wrestling skills to control the position.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.

Pickton looking to score a takedown here. Butcher is defending well but Pickton drives through and ends up in Butcher's guard.
Pickton has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
Pickton stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Butcher tries to land a sweep but no joy.
Pickton controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling.
Pickton trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.

And that's the end of the fight!
Robert Pickton showed his dominance in that final round.
I think Pickton has won this one but let's see what the judges have to say. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Sosuke Kotani scores the fight 29:28
Judge Yukihiro Yamamoto scores the fight 29:28
Judge Yukihiro Shimada scores the fight 29:28

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Robert Pickton!

Robert Pickton very nearly forgot to thank KAISER amongst all the excitement of his win but just as the interview came to a close, he screamed their name. Hopefully he'll get a few nice freebies in the mail as a thank you.
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Event: MFN 281: Balkan vs. Charcobeau     
Date:   Jan 13, 2016

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Nicodemo Romero. Romero has chosen Lords Of Salem as his entrance music. Nicodemo Romero has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Bobby Butcher's chin.

174 cm
32
167 lbs
24 - 21 - 0
177 cm
30
160 lbs
15 - 15 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Fast

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 24 wins, 21 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 15 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Nicodemo Romero!
The judges for this bout are Tatsuya Matsuyama, Kenichi Hosakawa and Shirou Masuda.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
A telegraphed takedown attempt from Butcher is defended easily by Romero.
Romero blocks a head kick by Butcher.
Romero thinks about the counter body kick.
Butcher throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Romero cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

Butcher gets in close and instigates a clinch.
Romero lands with a good tight uppercut to the head.
Romero misses the knee to the body. Nice hip positioning from Butcher.

Romero breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Butcher doesn't succeed with the takedown
and Romero counters with a lovely straight right hand!
We've been informed that Romero has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher misses with a double jab.
Romero drops down looking to force a counter takedown but Butcher defends it well.
Butcher with a lazy takedown attempt
and Romero counters with a big head kick but Butcher shrugs it off.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Butcher doesn't manage to clinch there - Romero circles away.
Romero is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Romero blocks a head kick by Butcher.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch but Romero swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Romero appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
Butcher fails with an attempt to clinch.
Romero raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Butcher scores with a body shot.
A decent looking cross lands there for Butcher.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown but Romero shows good takedown defense there and keeps this one on the feet.
Butcher tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
The fight stays on the outside here - Butcher looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Romero was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Decent striking displayed by Butcher there.
Nice sprawl there from Romero as Butcher shoots in.
Butcher moves out of the way of the counter high kick fromRomero.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Butcher lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Butcher throws a sloppy head kick and Romero moves out of range easily.
Butcher misses with a double jab
and Romero cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
Butcher plants his feet and lands a nice head kick!

It looks like Nicodemo Romero has been cut.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Butcher misses with a body shot.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher takes a swing at Romero's ribcage but misses.
Romero with the counter takedown but Butcher avoids it easily.
Butcher throws a right hand that misses
enabling Romero to counter with a crisp jab.
Butcher throws a predictable looking body shot
and Romero counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Romero swats away the attempt to clinch by Butcher.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Romero takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.
Romero gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Butcher.

Romero drives through with a takedown into guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Butcher controlling the position.
Romero chips away with some ground and pound.
Romero stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Romero works over Butcher with some ground and pound from guard.
Butcher utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Butcher avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
Butcher working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Romero.
Butcher wants to stand up but Romero is controlling him.

Butcher kicks Romero off and gets to his feet.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher motions for Romero to come forward. Butcher throws a leg kick but it misses it's target.

Butcher looking to shoot here. He's gone for it and he's landed a takedown into side control! Oh, that's bad for Romero!

Butcher wants to work for a kimura but he's foiled early by Romero, who protects the arm well.
Romero is positioning himself to get back to half guard.
Romero is not content to let Butcher control the position.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher working the body and head with strikes.
Butcher trying to control the position but Romero is working away.
We've been hearing that Butcher has been drilling a lot of ground and pound in training, so let's see if he get the finish.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Nicodemo Romero's cut.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Butcher is trying hard to land a takedown here. Romero sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
Romero feints the counter takedown.
Romero stuffs a takedown. It's all about dictating where the fight takes place and Romero wants it to stay on the feet.
Romero scores with a head kick.
Butcher displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Romero throws out the jab.
Butcher tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Romero manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Romero chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown but Romero shows good takedown defense.
Romero appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Romero swats away the attempt to clinch by Butcher.
Romero flicks out a counter leg kick but Butcher steps away.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Romero circles away from the clinch attempt.

Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Romero working some nice short punches in the clinch.

Romero breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Romero swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Butcher shoots in looking for a takedown but Romero manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Butcher's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
Romero is definitely looking for the counter takedowns here.
Romero turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Butcher tries to clinch there but Romero circles away.
Butcher is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Romero is out of range.
Romero tries a counter takedown but it's more of a dummy move, and he uses it to push himself away.

Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Butcher lands a shoulder strike.

Romero escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Butcher shoots in but no luck this time.
Butcher digs a good body shot into Romero's ribs.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Romero paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Romero changes levels for a counter takedown but doesn't follow through with his attempt.

Romero shoots in for a takedown and gets it. Let's see what he's got on the mat.

Butcher pushes Romero off for just long enough to get back to his feet. Very athletic spring there.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Butcher cracks Romero with a right hand to the side of the head.
Romero leaves Butcher with his face pressed against the mat as he sprawls beautifully, defending against a solid takedown attempt.
Romero with the counter takedown but Butcher avoids it easily.
Butcher dives in for a single leg takedown but Romero sprawls and the fighters end up clinched against the cage.
Romero flicks out a counter leg kick but Butcher steps away.
Butcher looks for a takedown here. Will he get it? Romero is fending him off so far but Butcher persists. Nope, Romero circles away and we're back to standing.
Butcher connects with a looping right hand.
Butcher swings widly with a right hand
and Romero counters with a low kick, right behind Butcher 's knee.
Butcher throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Romero counters with a nice body kick.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher doesn't manage to clinch there - Romero circles away.
Butcher has his takedown stuffed
and Romero counters with a crisp hook to the side of the head.
Both fighters are absolutely exhausted here.
Butcher misses with a takedown
and Romero counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Romero keeps the fight on the outside.
Romero keeps the fight on the outside.
Romero feints the counter takedown.

Romero tries to sprawl but Butcher drives through with a takedown into half guard.
Romero moves into full guard.
Romero looking to hit a scissor sweep but Butcher is one step ahead there.
Butcher wants to control from the top but Romero keeps moving.
Butcher has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher passes into half guard.
Romero wants to improve his position but Butcher is controlling well.
Romero gets back to full guard.
Romero wants to sweep but no luck.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Romero is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher stopping the sweep attempt from Romero.
Butcher wants to control from the top but Romero keeps moving.
Romero is working the butterfly guard. He manages to land a nice scissor sweep and is now in half guard on the top. Nice move.

And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Nicodemo Romero showed his class in that round. I'd imagine he'll take it on all the scorecards.
The cut man is working on Nicodemo Romero's cut.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! This is the final round!


Romero throws a head kick that misses.
Butcher shoots in but no luck this time.
Butcher throws an off balance right hand
and Romero counters with a good, hard body kick but Butcher shrugs it off.
Butcher shoots in for a double leg but Romero sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.
Romero looks like he wants to counter punch here.

Butcher pushes Romero up against the cage in a clinch.
Butcher is trying to maintain a safe position but Romero gets an underhook and turns Butcher into the cage.
Romero missing with knees to the body.
Butcher on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Romero tries a knee to the head but he's missed.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Butcher pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Butcher throws a looping overhand right but Romero ducks down to avoid it.
Romero looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Butcher jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Romero appeared to try and counter that last move with a leg kick.

Romero closes the distance and clinches up, looking for a takedown. He shifts his weight and gets a nice trip into half guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Romero is trying to work for a kimura. This could be trouble! No, Butcher has managed to free his arm - good work.
Romero not landing any meaningful shots this time.
Butcher tries to roll over but Romero keeps him under control.
Romero not throwing his punches with enough precision this time.
Romero trying to mount his opponent but Butcher defends it.

Romero is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Butcher is just riding it out for now. Romero eventually gives up the hold.

Romero is looking for a kimura here.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Butcher is trying to stand.
Romero wants to free his trapped foot but Butcher is holding on for dear life with his legs.
Bobby Butcher overall seems to be getting the better of the ground position in the fight so far.
Butcher is looking for a sweep. Romero is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.

Butcher is defending against the submission attempts here by Romero.
Romero sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Butcher defending well though.
Butcher is trying to maintain the position but Romero is very close to passing his half guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.

Romero is looking for a kimura here.

Romero seems like he's working for an arm triangle here. He's freed his trapped foot and he's rotating nicely. Butcher is in big trouble! He's tapping out! This one is aaaaaaaaaaaall over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:32 of round 3, we have a winner by way of Submission (Arm Triangle). Nicodemo Romero!
Nicodemo Romero managed to slip a mention for his sponsors, CBK Fury Nutrition Inc., into his post fight interview.
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Event: MFN 266: You Gotta Be Kidding     
Date:   Nov 18, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Jeremy Ring and Bobby Butcher. Jeremy Ring has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

180 cm
36
187 lbs
27 - 17 - 1
174 cm
32
167 lbs
24 - 20 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 27 wins, 17 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Jeremy Ring!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 24 wins, 20 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher misses with a head kick.
Ring misses with a body shot
and Butcher counters with a good low kick that Ring was not able to check.
Ring throws a right hand that Butcher ducks under and follows up with a left that Butcher also avoids with ease.
Ring feints and then cracks Butcher's leading leg with a nice low kick. He's obviously looking to slow Butcher down.
Ring misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher will have to do better than that with his takedown attempts.
Butcher fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Ring on the side of the head.
Butcher is on the wrong end of a nice combination from Ring.
Butcher throws a right and a left that Ring avoids nicely.
Butcher pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Ring back to the cage. Butcher follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Ring misses with a leg kick
and Butcher cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.
A head kick misses from Ring.
Ring throws a sloppy head kick and Butcher moves out of range easily.
Ring misses with a double jab.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.
Butcher goes for a takedown in the clinch but Ring prevents it.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A slow jab from Ring misses its intended target.
Butcher doesn't manage to clinch there - Ring circles away.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Ring, right into the meat.
Butcher misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
A looping hook to the body misses from Ring. Butcher does a little dance to reset his feet.
Ring moves out of range of the leg kick from Butcher.
Ring throws a head kick but Butcher moves out of range.
Butcher rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Ring moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Butcher throws a right and a left that both miss.
Butcher scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.

Butcher shoots in and bounces Ring off the cage to secure the takedown into guard.

Ring wriggles free and stands up.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Butcher moves in looking to clinch but Ring pushes him off.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Butcher.
Butcher has his front leg slapped to the side - a nice low kick landing there from Ring.
Butcher closes the distance and clinches up with Ring, looking for a takedown. Butcher pushes Ring against the cage but Ring circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.
Jeremy Ring has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Bobby Butcher.

Butcher closes the distance and looks for a trip takedown... aaaand he's got it - Butcher lands in his opponent's guard.

Ring wriggles free and stands up.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Butcher.
Butcher shoots in looking for a double leg takedown. Ring defends it nicely.
As Butcher tries to get set, Ring tries to push him back and clinch up but Butcher manages to avoid the attempt.
Ring circles away from the clinch attempt.
Ring is looking to counter with a shot to the body.
Jab, jab by Butcher - just one landing.
Butcher fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Ring throws a head kick but Butcher moves out of range.

Butcher feints and then dives in with a takedown. That was a long way out but the feint bought him enough time to close the distance and complete the takedown. Now we'll play guard for a bit and see who can get the better of that position.
Butcher is intent on slowing down the pace of the fight, simply looking to control.
Butcher wants to stand but Ring has a closed guard, so he can't escape.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher wants to pass the guard but Ring is keeping the position.
Ring being controlled here, momentarily.

Butcher stands and steps away. Ring gets to his feet too and we're back to the striking game.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Ring gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.

Butcher forces Ring back against the cage and clinches.
Butcher gets through Ring's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Butcher looking for a takedown.

Ring breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Ring pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Butcher back to the cage. Ring follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Ring plants his feet and lands a nice head kick!

Butcher scores with a nice takedown into half guard. Let's see what he's got on the ground.

Ring kicks off Butcher and gets to his feet.
Ring throws a sloppy head kick and Butcher moves out of range easily.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Butcher moves out of range as Ring throws a body kick.
Ring avoids a punch combination nicely.
Ring is looking to score with low kicks.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Jeremy Ring will probably get the nod.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Butcher shoots in looking for a takedown but Ring manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Butcher's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
Butcher is trying hard to land a takedown here. Ring sprawls well and keeps this one on the feet.
An attempted straight right counter from Ring misses the target.

Ring takes the fight into the clinch.
Butcher lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Ring trying to land knees to the body.
Butcher on the defensive, avoiding the knees to the body.
Ring gets an overhook and lands an elbow to the side of the head.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Butcher tries to bum rush Ring with a series of wild strikes but Ring uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Ring fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Butcher has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Ring fakes with a right hand and throws a good leg kick, right into the thigh. That had to hurt Butcher.
Butcher lands a jab followed by a nice looking cross.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher keeps Ring at a distance using the push kick.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Ring. Butcher shrugs it off though.
Butcher tests Ring's chin there with a solid looking shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ring lands a nice looking body kick.
Nice shot lands for Ring.
Ring turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Ring misses with a lunging right hand
and Butcher counters with a straight right hand.
Butcher scores with a jab to the head.
Butcher throws a poor cross that misses

and Ring counters with a crisp one two that drops Butcher! Ring thinks about following him to the mat for a moment but instead steps back and waves Butcher to his feet! Butcher is in big trouble!

Butcher is rocked!
Ring keeps the fight on the outside.
It appears Ring was looking to counter with a kick there.
Butcher is still on wobbly legs! Can Ring finish him?
Ring needs to keep his hands up - Butcher had a free shot at his head there.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.
Ring throws a head kick but Butcher moves out of range.
Ring throws a head kick but Butcher moves out of range.
Look low, kick high! Ring uses the oldest trick in the book to send Butcher tumbling to the canvas, in a truly brutal knockout! Ring is absolutely delighted - when Butcher wakes up, I doubt he'll be quite so happy!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:40 of round 2, we have a winner by way of KO (Head Kick). Jeremy Ring!
An out of breath Jeremy Ring thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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Event: MFN 261: Electro-Violence     
Date:   Nov 01, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Will Tickel. The atmosphere really building for this one as we go over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

174 cm
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167 lbs
24 - 19 - 0
196 cm
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185 lbs
10 - 11 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
Excellent boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 24 wins, 19 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Will Tickel!
The judges for this bout are Andrew Berry, Richard Clark and Colin Fotheringham.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Butcher moves into the clinch successfully.
Tickel tries for a takedown but Butcher manages to get underhooks.
Tickel wants to take the fight to the mat but Butcher manages to get underhooks and keep the fight in the clinch.
Tickel working aggressively here.
Butcher lands with a short shot to the head.
Tickel can't get the takedown.
Bobby Butcher has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Will Tickel.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher stuffs the takedown.
Butcher tries to clinch but Tickel is having none of it.
Butcher misses with a body kick.
Butcher lands the left hand.

Butcher takes the fight into the clinch.
Butcher has Tickel pushed against the cage.

Butcher breaks from the clinch.
Butcher keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
Butcher tries a head kick but it misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tickel shoots in looking for a takedown. Butcher tries to sprawl out of it but Tickel keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Butcher manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.
Tickel looks to score with a jab to the body but Butcher is just out of range.

Tickel drops down and drives through with a powerful takedown into guard.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Tickel from controlling successfully.
Butcher is trying to stand up but he's not managed so far.
Tickel trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

Tickel has gone for a leg lock! Butcher slips out almost immediately though and dives into Tickel's guard.

Butcher looking to pass the guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Tickel keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Tickel looking to hit a scissor sweep but Butcher is one step ahead there.
Tickel manages to sweep nicely, so he's now on top. Butcher manages to get himself to full guard.

Tickel tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tickel seems content to control from guard here. He's going to have to remain active though if he doesn't want to get stood back up.
Tickel is a painfully thin specimen of a man. You do wonder whether a good body kick would snap him clean in two.
Tickel wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.

Tickel drops back for a leg but he's not going to get it - he lets go and Butcher dives on top into guard.

The fighters are starting to get a bit slippery now, which will make submissions a bit more difficult.
Butcher wanted to stand there but Tickel had control of the position.

Tickel escapes his hips to the side and looks to be working for an armbar. Butcher gives him a little smile and shakes his head. No chance.
Butcher sitting in guard here, content to control.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Neither fighter has done anything of merit for a good minute or two here and the crowd are not happy about it.
Butcher wants to stand but Tickel has a closed guard, so he can't escape.
Butcher preventing the sweep.
Butcher is just sitting in guard, looking to avoid any submissions.

Tickel has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Butcher can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.

Butcher got a little sloppy there for a moment and Tickel has worked his way into a loose triangle - can he finish it?! No, Butcher has managed to get both his arms back between Tickel's legs - danger averted.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Tickel fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Butcher throws a head kick that misses.
Tickel shoots in looking for a double leg takedown. Butcher defends it nicely.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!

Tickel shoots in and bounces Butcher off the cage to secure the takedown into guard.
Butcher might be looking to lock onto one of his opponent's long limbs for a submission, whilst we're on the ground.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Tickel from controlling successfully.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tickel is in a good position here but he's just trying to control... And he's not even managing to do that successfully.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tickel sitting in guard here, content to control.
Butcher is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
My spies in Cylon Training Academy inform me that Tickel has been getting involved in the gym's BJJ sparring sessions. Let's see whether that pays dividends!
Tickel wants to pass the guard but Butcher is keeping the position.
Tickel prevents Butcher from getting back to his feet.
We've had a lack of effective grappling in the last minute or so, which could well see a referee standup.
Butcher looks to be in better condition than last time we saw him fight. Obviously he's been working hard on his cardio.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Tickel tries to pass.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
Butcher throws a nice head kick!
Tickel misses with a body shot.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Tickel dives in for a single leg takedown but Butcher sprawls and the fighters end up clinched against the cage.
Bobby Butcher has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Will Tickel.
Tickel shoots in for a takedown. He's persisting with it as Butcher sprawls well. Butcher wins this battle and keeps the fight standing. Tickel gets slowly back to his feet.

Tickel is looking for a takedown here. He's shot in and has managed to get it, finishing up in Butcher's half guard.
Butcher is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Tickel can do to turn this around?
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Tickel wants to pass to mount but Butcher is defending the position.

Tickel is working for a kimura but Butcher is defending it quite comfortably.

Tickel is trying to work for a kimura. This could be trouble! No, Butcher has managed to free his arm - good work.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tickel thows a huge punch but Butcher dodges it nicely.
Butcher is trying to stand back up but Tickel is controlling him
Tickel thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Butcher's head.

Tickel is trying a forearm chokeÖ I don't think that's going to do much at this level of the game.
Tickel throwing punches and elbows but they're not doing any damage.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are getting on the fighters' backs, as the pace has dropped off in the last minute or so.

Tickel is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Butcher is just riding it out for now. Tickel eventually gives up the hold.

Tickel in half guard on the top. He's looking for a kimura... He's got it locked and he's managed to free his trapped foot. Butcher tries to escape but it's on too tight and he has to tap! Great BJJ skills there from Tickel!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:36 of round 2, we have a winner by way of Submission (Kimura). Will Tickel!
Will Tickel took to the microphone after his victory and thanked his sponsors, Milwaukee's Best 160 (80% laundry) for their support in the buildup to the fight.
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Event: CCF 237     
Date:   Oct 10, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Koji Murosaki and Bobby Butcher. Murosaki comes to the cage accompanied by Now We Are Free. Koji Murosaki has a significant reach advantage - let's see if he can make it count.

185 cm
34
162 lbs
22 - 17 - 0
174 cm
31
167 lbs
23 - 19 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Koji Murosaki!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 19 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Frank Antenori and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Butcher drives through with a takedown into Murosaki's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
Murosaki is controlling Butcher's posture.
Butcher wants to control from the top but Murosaki keeps moving.
In the pre-fight buildup videos we saw Butcher working his ground and pound in the gym. He isn't landing a great percentage of his ground strikes so far though.
Murosaki has a closed guard, preventing Butcher from standing up.
Murosaki pulls Butcher in to control the position.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Murosaki controls Butcher momentarily but Butcher frees himself.
Murosaki will need to keep those long limbs tucked in whilst he's on the ground, to prevent any submissions.
Murosaki controlling Butcher's posture.
If this pace continues, the referee will definitely step in and force a standup.
Murosaki looking to sweep here. No luck so far.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Murosaki is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Murosaki fakes high and shoots in for a takedown but Butcher avoids it really well and circles away.
Murosaki avoids a punch combination nicely.

Butcher closes the distance and looks for a trip takedown... aaaand he's got it - Butcher lands in his opponent's guard.
Murosaki controls Butcher momentarily but Butcher frees himself.
Butcher advances to half guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Murosaki regains full guard, whilst avoiding punches from Butcher.
Murosaki utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Murosaki looking for a sweep. Not yet Murosaki, not yet.
Butcher throws a strike but Murosaki rolls with it and manages to sweep. Now he's in guard on top.


Butcher has a loose triangle. He'll be looking to tighten that up but Murosaki can see exactly what he's planning and manages to posture up and free himself.
The fighters are going at a pretty good pace and they're both starting to sweat now.
Murosaki pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Butcher is keeping the position for now.

Butcher throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Murosaki tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Murosaki wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Murosaki wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Murosaki controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling.

Murosaki has gone for a leg lock! Butcher slips out almost immediately though and dives into Murosaki's guard.

Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Murosaki is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Murosaki looking to control but Butcher passes into half guard.

Butcher stands up from half guard.
Butcher cracks Murosaki with a good jab.

Butcher scores a trip takedown into side control. Nice.
Butcher in side control lands a decent elbow.
Butcher tries to get to his feet but he's trapped momentarily.
Murosaki sneaks a leg under to get back to half guard.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Murosaki wants to improve his position but Butcher is controlling well.
Butcher trying to control from half guard but Murosaki is working away.

Butcher is trying to work for a kimura but Murosaki is defending well.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Murosaki darts in looking for a takedown but Butcher gets double underhooks and turns Murosaki into the cage.

Butcher throws a loose over hand right and dives in with a double leg takedown. Murosaki tries to sprawl but it's too late and the fighters hit the mat. Butcher is in Murosaki's guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Butcher not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.
Butcher trying to control but Murosaki is working from the bottom.
Butcher preventing the sweep.
Murosaki trying to control the position.

Butcher drops back looking for a heel hook - he quickly realises he's not going to get it but Murosaki manages to dive on top of him before he can escape and now Butcher has Murosaki in his guard.

We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Butcher working for a triangle but Murosaki defends it easily.
Murosaki trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Bobby Butcher has got the better of the ground game so far.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murosaki pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Butcher is keeping the position for now.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Murosaki from controlling successfully.
Murosaki scoring with punches to the head and body.
Butcher tries to strike from the bottom.
Murosaki passes Butcher's left leg - he's now in half guard.
Butcher moves his hips nicely and gets into full guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Murosaki trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Butcher is looking for a triangle but Murosaki pushes his legs off easily.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Murosaki tries to pass.
Butcher has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Butcher is looking to sweep but instead, Murosaki has passed into half guard.
Butcher tries to kick Murosaki off but Murosaki keeps his base steady and stays in half guard.
Butcher is in trouble now - Murosaki has advanced to mount!

Murosaki looks like he's working for a submission but he's not found anything just yet.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Murosaki is in full mount, looking to secure a guillotine but Butcher is surviving well by controlling Murosaki's body position as best he can.
Butcher can't escape the position.
Butcher tries to hold on but Murosaki pushes him away.
Murosaki connects with a couple of good shots from mount.
Butcher tries to lock up and control but Murosaki gives him a forearm to the face and pushes him away.
Butcher slips a leg in and gets back to half guard.
Butcher is pressing down on Murosaki's left leg trying to get back to full guard. He's managed it.
Murosaki preventing the sweep.
Murosaki scoring with some ground and pound.

Murosaki thinks about going for a leg but decides against it, in order to maintain the position.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Murosaki stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Murosaki connects with a couple of short punches.
Butcher wants to stand but Murosaki is controlling the position.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Murosaki from controlling successfully.

Butcher looking for submissions from the bottom but instead Murosaki passes into half guard.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!

Murosaki looking for a kimura but he'll have to free his other leg if he wants to finish that. Perhaps he's just using it as a distraction technique.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Koji Murosaki dominated that second round.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action. This is the final round!


Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.

Butcher shoots in for a takedown and gets it. Let's see what he's got on the mat.
Murosaki not looking particularly offensive just at the moment.
Murosaki keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Murosaki is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
Murosaki controlling Butcher's posture.
Butcher must be cautious of submissions here, given that his opponent has the superior Jiu Jitsu.

Butcher stands and steps away. Murosaki gets to his feet too and we're back to the striking game.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Murosaki.

Murosaki shoots in from a long way out. He's driving through with the takedown attempt and he eventually gets it, landing in Butcher's guard.

Butcher working away from the bottom but not quite defensive enough there because Murosaki has passed into half guard!
Butcher wants to get back to full guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Murosaki working over Butcher with some ground and pound. Butcher looks like he wants out of this position, which is understandable.

Murosaki is looking for a kimura but he's never going to get it from there.
Butcher is looking to regain full guard. Not this time though.
Butcher moves his hips nicely and gets into full guard.
Butcher manages to sweep nicely, so he's now on top. Murosaki manages to get himself to full guard.

Butcher trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher stands up from guard. Let's bang!
Butcher blocks a head kick by Murosaki.

Murosaki moves into the clinch.
I was talking to Murosaki's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.

Butcher pulls guard effortlessly.
Murosaki landing with the ground and pound.
Murosaki not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.
Murosaki looking to sit in guard and control but Butcher gets the butterfly guard and sweeps. He's now in the guard on the top.

Butcher pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Murosaki is keeping the position for now.
Murosaki has his hands on Butcher's head, controlling the position.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throwing elbows and punches but not connecting, as Murosaki works some decent striking defense from the bottom.
Butcher has decided he wants to stand but the closed guard of Murosaki is proving hard to escape from.
Murosaki looking to hit a scissor sweep but Butcher is one step ahead there.
Bobby Butcher is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
Butcher wants to control from the top but Murosaki keeps moving.
Butcher tries to free his leg and advance position but Murosaki is retaining full guard.
Koji Murosaki has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Murosaki manages to sweep nicely, so he's now on top. Butcher manages to get himself to full guard.

Murosaki wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Butcher is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
Murosaki stopping the sweep attempt from Butcher.
Butcher bucks up whilst keeping hold of a body lock, managing to reverse the position. Now he's in top in Murosaki's guard.

Murosaki throwing strikes off his back to little effect.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Murosaki is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Butcher might have to switch it up a bit here because his efforts to control Murosaki haven't been going to plan, at least at the current moment in time.
Murosaki trying to control the position.

And that's the end of the fight!
Bobby Butcher comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Butcher has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.

Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!

Bobby Butcher wins by unanimous decision!

An out of breath and clearly excited Bobby Butcher thanked GREEN!160 for their help and support (and free stuff they sent him).
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Event: CCF 233: Kersikov vs. Monkey     
Date:   Sep 12, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Jose Brandao. Brandao has chosen Work Hard, Play Hard as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. I don't know about you partner, but I'm pumped for this one!

174 cm
31
167 lbs
23 - 18 - 0
176 cm
33
178 lbs
22 - 17 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Jose Brandao!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Timothy Bukovac and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Butcher missing with a left hand there. Brandao was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Brandao punishes Butcher's body with a nice straight punch.
Butcher has been working on his boxing with his coaches at LOD: Fight Club in the buildup to the fight.
Brandao looks to land a right hand but Butcher moved out of range.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown but doesn't get it.
Butcher fails with the takedown.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher goes to the watering hole and comes back with a big thumbs up from the judges as he scores a three punch combo.

Butcher rushes Brandao and presses him up against the cage.
Butcher goes for a takedown attempt but Brandao pushes him away and we're back to fighting at a distance.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Butcher throws out a loose jab but Brandao uses good head movement to avoid it.
Butcher darts in looking for a takedown but Brandao gets double underhooks and turns Butcher into the cage.
Brandao looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Brandao fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Brandao leaves Butcher with his face pressed against the mat as he sprawls beautifully, defending against a solid takedown attempt.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown. "Ole!" shouts Brandao as he jumps to the side.
Butcher takes a kick to the side of the head.

Butcher gets the takedown into side control.
Butcher working away.
Brandao gets one leg under and gets the fight to half guard.

Butcher is sneakily working for an arm triangle but Brandao sees it coming and defends easily.
Butcher throwing shots but Brandao is blocking nicely.
Butcher working Brandao over with strikes.

Butcher seems to be working for a kimura but Brandao defends the submission attempt.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Brandao holds on for dear life, maintaining half guard for now.
Brandao blocking the ground and pound attempt from Butcher.
Brandao wants to control but Butcher is keeping busy.

Butcher is trying to work for a kimura. This could be trouble! No, Brandao has managed to free his arm - good work.

Butcher is looking for an arm triangle, whilst trying to pass to side control. Brandao doesn't seem that keen to cooperate though. No luck this time Butcher.
The referee is pacing around the two fighters - he looks like he's thinking about a standup.
Brandao works his way to full guard. Good work.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Brandao keeping full guard, as Butcher tries to pass.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
The fighters circling - Butcher throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Brandao feints a counter leg kick.
Butcher throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.
Butcher with a hook.
Butcher tries to clinch but fails miserably
and Brandao counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Butcher looks for a takedown but Brandao sprawls well.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Brandao.
Brandao loads up on a big right hand but Butcher slips the punch.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Brandao.
Butcher shoots in looking for a takedown. Brandao tries to sprawl out of it but Butcher keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Brandao manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Brandao throws an ugly left hook that misses
letting Butcher counter with a right hand.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Butcher wants to clinch.
A jab from Brandao misses.
Butcher misses with an uppercut.
Brandao steps in looking to counter with the mid kick but it doesn't connect.
Brandao takes one to the chin there.
Brandao moves out of range of the strikes.

Butcher closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the cage.
Brandao trying to land knees to the body.
Brandao trying to stall but Butcher improves his position.
Brandao lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
That's time! Back to the action!


Brandao lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Butcher closes this distance looking for a takedown but Brandao circles away.
Butcher fails miserably with a takedown attempt.
Brandao raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Butcher slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Brandao thuds a left hand into Butcher's body.
Jose Brandao seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Nice jab there from Brandao.
Brandao throws a body kick that misses.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Brandao fails to land with a series of punches.
Butcher fails with a takedown attempt.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Brandao slaps away a takedown attempt from Butcher, before circling back to the center of the mat.
Brandao appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Brandao throws a low kick, looking for Butcher's leg but Butcher calmly moves out of range.
Butcher avoids the head kick by Brandao.
Nice takedown defense from Brandao. No joy for Butcher on that attempt.
Brandao throws a jab but it's blocked by Butcher.
Butcher stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Butcher shoots in but Brandao avoids the takedown attempt easily.
Brandao was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Butcher lands a nice shot to the body.
Brandao throws out a loose jab but Butcher uses good head movement to avoid it.
A quick step to the side and Butcher tries to counter with a shot to the body but it doesn't connect.
The fighters are starting to get sweaty, which will make takedowns a bit more tricky.
Butcher looks for a takedown here. Will he get it? Brandao is fending him off so far but Butcher persists. Nope, Brandao circles away and we're back to standing.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher dives in and scores a takedown into Brandao's guard.
Butcher trying to control but Brandao is working from the bottom.
Butcher is looking to work some ground and pound but Brandao has wrist control.
Butcher throws a big right hand that misses.

Brandao is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
Brandao is avoiding any damage by keeping wrist control.
Butcher not doing a lot at the moment. He'll have to show some more aggression or the fight will get stood up.
Butcher with a flurry of punches that miss.
Butcher trying to control but Brandao is working from the bottom.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher postures up.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Brandao connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Butcher closes this distance looking for a takedown but Brandao circles away.
Jose Brandao is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Butcher shoots in with a takedown attempt and he has Brandao pinned against the cage. Brandao gets the underhooks and manages to circle away.
Butcher shoots and misses
and Brandao cracks him with a counter punch right on the button.

Butcher is rocked!
Brandao drops Butcher with a huge uppercut! Butcher drops to the floor like a sack of potatoes. Brandao is raining down punches and the ref stops the fight! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:45 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Jose Brandao!
Jose Brandao managed to slip a mention for his sponsors, Affordable Quality + Reliable Laundry, into his post fight interview.
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Event: CCF Midweek Mayhem 197     
Date:   Aug 26, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Trent Morrow. Trent Morrow has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

174 cm
31
167 lbs
22 - 18 - 0
170 cm
38
165 lbs
34 - 26 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Excellent grappler
Excellent MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 34 wins, 26 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Trent Morrow!
The judges for this bout are Jack Bonds, Timothy Bukovac and Frank Antenori.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Morrow pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Morrow keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
Morrow lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Morrow throws the left hand but Butcher avoids the punch easily.

Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.

Butcher breaks the clinch.
Butcher tries to score a power double leg takedown but Morrow sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Butcher somewhat.
Butcher moves in looking to clinch but Morrow pushes him off.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher cracks Morrow with a good jab.

Morrow gets taken down but at least he's managed to land in guard.
Morrow controlling the position.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Morrow is trying to hold Butcher in close to prevent damage but Butcher has managed to pass into half guard.
Morrow lands with a few short shots to the body.
Morrow tries to get to full guard but Butcher has control of the leg.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Morrow trying to control but Butcher postures up.
Morrow is looking for a sweep. Butcher is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Morrow is still trying to improve position.
Butcher takes a deep breath and rests his weight momentarily on top of his opponent, to control the position.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Well. There's a bit of a lull in the action here and the crowd are starting to get restless.

Butcher is trying to work for a kimura. This could be trouble! No, Morrow has managed to free his arm - good work.
Morrow desperately trying to maintain half guard.
Butcher tries to pass the half guard into mount. Morrow knows what he's doing though and prevents the attempt.
Morrow works his way to full guard. Good work.
Butcher controls the pace of the fight for a moment.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Butcher avoids a guillotine attempt easily.
Morrow is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.

Butcher closes the distance and pushes Morrow back into the cage.
Morrow wants to break the clinch but can't.
Butcher softening up his opponent with strikes, against the cage.

Morrow pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Butcher tries to clinch there but Morrow circles away.
Butcher misses with a double jab.
Morrow misses with an uppercut. Butcher saw that one coming.
Butcher doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher misses with a double jab.

Butcher rushes Morrow and pushes him back against the cage in a clinch.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.

Butcher looks for a takedown. He's got it. We're now in half guard.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher trying to pass the guard but Morrow defending well.
Morrow wants to get back to full guard.
The crowd thankful this round is nearly over.
Morrow regains full guard. Nicely done.
Butcher wants to pass the guard but Morrow is keeping the position.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


The fighters circling - Morrow throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Butcher throws a sloppy head kick
and Morrow counters with a nice uppercut.
Morrow throws a push kick but Butcher slaps the foot to one side.
Morrow scores with a crisp jab that stopped Butcher in his tracks.
Morrow works the jab nicely.
Butcher fails in his attempt to clinch.
Butcher getting the better of the striking in that exchange.
Butcher works Morrow's body with a nice hook.
A looping hook to the body misses from Morrow. Butcher does a little dance to reset his feet.
Morrow lands a head shot.
Butcher looks to land a combination. Morrow sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Morrow sees it coming and avoids it easily.
A big right from Morrow misses.
Morrow misses with a body kick.
Butcher fails with an attempt to clinch.
Butcher backing away here, and Morrow unleashes a leg kick that just misses.
Butcher throws a right and a left that Morrow avoids nicely.
Butcher rushes in with a sloppy looking punch
and Morrow counters with a nice leg kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher slips under a jab from Morrow.
Butcher seemed to be looking to counter by closing the distance.
Good shot there by Morrow.
Morrow tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Butcher is able to avoid easily.
Butcher misses with a wild combination.
An inside leg kick from Morrow misses.
Butcher lands with a kick to the temple. Morrow shrugs as if to say "is that all you've got?"
Morrow takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Butcher appears to be looking for a big counter.
Trent Morrow seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Butcher fails with an attempt to clinch.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Morrow manages to avoid it.
Butcher moves out of range as Morrow throws a body kick.
Butcher appears to be looking for a big counter.

Butcher rushes Morrow and presses him up against the cage.

Morrow pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Morrow pivots as if he's going to throw a leg kick but stops half way.
Butcher is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Morrow.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Morrow listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Morrow is looking to land body kicks.
Butcher gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher throws a head kick that connects with a bit of head and a bit of hand.
Butcher connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Morrow's hands.
Morrow lands a head kick. Butcher smiles back at him and beckons him forward.
Morrow lands a jab to the head.
Butcher throws a nice looking combination but Morrow bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Morrow misses with a leg kick.
Butcher pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Morrow ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Butcher moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.
Butcher keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Morrow.
Butcher throws a jab when Morrow was well out of range.
Morrow takes one on the button.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Morrow digs a good body shot into Butcher's ribs.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Morrow misses with an attempted mid kick.

Butcher gets in close and instigates a clinch.
Morrow lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.

Butcher's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.

Butcher clinches up with Morrow and pushes him back against the cage.
Butcher lands with a short punch from the clinch.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher lands a really nice looking cross but Morrow seems unphased.
Butcher avoids the head kick by Morrow.
Butcher blocks the body kick.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
No joy there for Butcher, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
A big right from Butcher misses.

Butcher moves into the clinch.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Morrow is trying to push Butcher away but Butcher has him pressed against the cage, so he's going nowhere.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Morrow breaks from the clinch.
Morrow looks to throw the jab but Butcher is out of range.
Butcher went nuts there looking for a big combo counter but none of the flurry connected.
Butcher throws a body shot but no joy.
Morrow throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Morrow lands a nice looking body shot.
Morrow looks to land a body kick but Butcher moved away.
Morrow scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Morrow misses with a body shot
and Butcher counters with a left and a right that stings Morrow.
Butcher moves out of range of the body kick.
Butcher misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Morrow just misses with a punch to the body.
Nice shot by Butcher.
Morrow misses with a wild body shot.
Butcher tried to counter with a leg kick but Morrow avoided it.
Butcher turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Butcher checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
Morrow throws a head kick that misses and slips in the process. He scrambles back to his feet and the fighters circle.
Butcher's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Morrow connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Butcher scrambles back to his feet.
Morrow throws an overhand right that lands on Butcher's shoulder, as Butcher tries to avoid the shot.
Morrow uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
A countering left hand to the body from Morrow misses.

The fight moves into the clinch position.
Butcher with an attempt at a knee that misses.
Morrow can't break the clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher misses with a jab, cross combination.
Morrow's corner calls for a 1-2. Morrow obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Morrow gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Butcher throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Morrow on the side of the head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher throws a leg kick but Morrow moved away.
Nice body punch from Butcher.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Morrow.
Butcher is trying to close the distance and clinch up, after that failed offence from Morrow.
Butcher looks to land a left hand but Morrow moved out of range nicely.
Morrow looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Butcher pushes forward with a 1-2 combination that forces Morrow back to the cage. Butcher follows up with a solid lead hook to the liver.

Morrow gets a takedown into half guard.

Butcher kicks Morrow off and gets back to his feet.
Butcher is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Morrow can do to turn this around?
This has been an exciting period of action!
Morrow misses with an attempted mid kick.
Butcher lands a nice shot to the body.
Morrow turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Butcher takes a push kick to the midsection and stumbles backwards.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher defending well as Morrow loads up on a big left hand.
Butcher tries to clinch up but Morrow circles away and keeps his distance.
Butcher tries to clinch up.
Morrow looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Morrow sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Butcher uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Morrow.
Butcher thumps Morrow with a low kick.
Morrow ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Butcher shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Morrow as he avoids it easily.
Morrow throws a leg kick but Butcher sees it coming and moves out of range.
A combination from Butcher does no damage.
Butcher moves out of the way of the counter high kick fromMorrow.
Morrow misses the body punch
and Butcher counters with a stiff right hand.
Morrow throws a shot from downtown. Butcher moves away and avoids it.
Morrow jabs at Butcher's body.
Morrow throws a leg kick but Butcher sees it coming and checks it nicely.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Nice takedown defense from Morrow. No joy for Butcher on that attempt.
Morrow feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Butcher's calf.
Morrow circles away from the clinch attempt.
Butcher tries a head kick but it misses.
Nice jab there from Butcher.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Morrow raises up his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Butcher blocks the body kick.
Butcher lets the fists fly and connects with a left straight followed by a right hook.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Morrow lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Butcher has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Butcher and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Morrow scores with a jab.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch but Morrow swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
A shot to the liver by Morrow. Beautiful body shot.
Butcher tests Morrow's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Butcher stumbles momentarily as he takes a strong leg kick from Morrow.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
A jab from Butcher does it's job there.
Butcher takes a nice looking leg kick right on the meat of his thigh there.
Morrow finds nothing but air with that leg kick attempt.
A head kick from Morrow lands but Butcher takes it in his stride.
Butcher looks to land a right hand but Morrow moved out of range.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from Morrow lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Butcher has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Butcher and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.
Morrow throws a body kick that misses.
A slow jab from Morrow misses its intended target.
A good leg kick by Morrow.
Butcher on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Butcher blocks the body kick.
A little feinted left hand from Butcher on the counter but he doesn't commit to it.
Butcher fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Butcher misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Morrow misses with a body kick.
An inside leg kick lands from Morrow.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but Bobby Butcher did the better work so I'd imagine he'll take it.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.


Butcher just misses with a punch to the body.
Butcher is hobbling a little on that front leg after taking quite a few leg kicks so far in this fight.
Butcher moves out of range of the body kick.
Morrow shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Butcher as he avoids it easily.

Butcher forces Morrow back against the cage and clinches.
Morrow is trying to force a seperation but Butcher has the dominant position.
Butcher has Morrow pressed against the cage, preventing Morrow from circling away and getting back to striking at range.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Morrow throws a sloppy head kick and Butcher moves out of range easily.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher takes a swing at Morrow's ribcage but misses.
A decent looking cross lands there for Butcher.
Nice takedown defense from Butcher. No joy for Morrow on that attempt.
Morrow takes one on the chin but seems OK.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
A jab from Morrow misses.
Butcher lands an overhand right.
Nice uppercut there from Butcher.
Morrow throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.
Morrow misses with a straight left.
Butcher with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Butcher throws a low kick but Morrow avoids it.
Morrow throws a looping overhand right but Butcher ducks down to avoid it.
Butcher throwing a counter right hand but Morrow manages to avoid it.
Morrow tries to work over Butcher's front leg with a kick but Butcher checks it.
Morrow throws a jab but it's blocked by Butcher.
Morrow slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.
Butcher throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Morrow stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Morrow looks to throw the jab but Butcher is out of range.
Butcher closes the distance and clinches up with Morrow, looking for a takedown. Butcher pushes Morrow against the cage but Morrow circles to the side and manages to break the clinch.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Morrow.
Butcher tries to score a power double leg takedown but Morrow sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Butcher somewhat.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Morrow lands a really nice looking cross but Butcher seems unphased.
Morrow misses with a straight right.
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Morrow cracks a nice hook into Butcher's ribs.
Butcher shoots in for a double leg but Morrow sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Morrow.
Butcher ducks under a wild hook from Morrow.
Morrow takes a kick to the side of the head.
Morrow throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Morrow takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Jab, jab by Butcher - just one landing.
Butcher lands with a hook. Morrow tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
The fight stays on the outside here - Butcher looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Butcher checks a leg kick nicely.
Morrow throws a body kick that sends a sickening thudding noise reverberating around the arena.
Morrow waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Butcher.
Butcher tries to counter by moving into the clinch but Morrow manages to circle out of the way.
Butcher walks into a jab.
Morrow is looking to land body kicks.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
Nice jab there from Butcher.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Morrow throws a push kick but Butcher slaps the foot to one side.
A jab from Morrow finds it's way through Butcher's defenses.
Morrow throws a hook but Butcher blocks it.
Morrow misses with an attempted mid kick.
Butcher swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Butcher takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Morrow looks to throw a body kick
letting Butcher counter with a right hand.
Morrow has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Morrow is looking to slow Butcher down with leg kicks.
Morrow pivots, looking for a leg kick but Butcher is out of range and Morrow settles back down.
Morrow doesn't react quick enough there as he takes a shot to the body.
Butcher lands a head shot.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
Butcher ducks under a wild hook from Morrow.
Morrow takes a body kick right on the floating rib. Ouchie.

Butcher moves into the clinch.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher had his way with Trent Morrow in that round.
That's time! Butcher's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. Let's hear some noise people - this is the final round!


Morrow lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Butcher will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Morrow throws a hook but Butcher blocks it.
Butcher scores with a nice one two combo and darts back out of range to avoid anything coming in the opposite direction.
Morrow takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Morrow lands with an uppercut that bounces Butcher off the cage and back into range.
The fighters circling - Morrow throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Crunch! Morrow slams his shin into Butcher's torso.
Butcher stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Morrow takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
Butcher is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Butcher tries to clinch up
and he gets countered with a snapping leg kick.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Morrow walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Butcher rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Morrow moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Butcher misses with an attempted mid kick.
Nice shot lands for Butcher.
Morrow keeps Butcher at a distance using the push kick.
Morrow fakes the leg kick and cracks Butcher in the body.

Morrow shoots in and gets a takedown into half guard. Morrow showed some decent athleticism there.

Butcher kicks Morrow off and gets back to his feet.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Butcher tries to clinch up but Morrow circles away and keeps his distance.
Butcher tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Morrow manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Morrow circles away quickly and effectively.
Butcher with a nice cross.
Butcher shoots in with a takedown attempt and he has Morrow pinned against the cage. Morrow gets the underhooks and manages to circle away.
Butcher takes one on the button.
Morrow tests Butcher's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Butcher stuffs the takedown.
Morrow misses with a kick to the body.
Butcher walks forward, straight into a front kick from Morrow.
Butcher scores with a jab to the head.

Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Bobby Butcher is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Butcher tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
And Morrow responds with a good body kick, but Butcher manages to step out the way in time.
Butcher shoots in but no luck this time.
Morrow throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Morrow misses the shot to the body.
Morrow keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Morrow attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Butcher avoids a kick to the body.
Morrow ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Morrow uses good footwork to get in and out, landing a nice hook.
Butcher tries to check a leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Butcher misses with a takedown attempt - Morrow sprawls well and throws a nice strike on the way out which just misses.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Bobby Butcher. That's going to take a lot out of him.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Morrow moves out of range.
Morrow throws a lazy right hand but Butcher sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Butcher takes a step back and watches a body kick go sailing past his mid section.
Butcher misses with a jab, cross combination.
Butcher will be looking to protect his midsection after taking some solid kicks to the body.

Butcher gets caught flat footed, as Morrow shoots in with a quick takedown into guard.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher wants to stand but Morrow is controlling the position.
A big thud reverberates around the arena there as Morrow accidentally thumps the mat. Hopefully he's not broken his hand.
Butcher bucks up whilst keeping hold of a body lock, managing to reverse the position. Now he's in top in Morrow's guard.

Butcher won't allow Morrow to sweep him here.
Trent Morrow has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Morrow is looking to sweep but instead, Butcher has passed into half guard.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Bobby Butcher.
Well I reckon that's a shut out for Butcher, winning every round. Will the judges agree? They are the ones who matter, even if they are often depressingly incompetent. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Jack Bonds scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!
Judge Timothy Bukovac scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!
Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight for Bobby Butcher!

Bobby Butcher wins by unanimous decision!

Bobby Butcher decided to thank the fans in attendance for making a great atmosphere. It seemed to go down pretty well.
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Event: CCF 227     
Date:   Aug 02, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Aulis Tyrmaaja and Bobby Butcher. I don't know about you partner, but I'm pumped for this one!

178 cm
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16 - 9 - 0
174 cm
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167 lbs
22 - 17 - 0
Great wrestler
Lethal high kicks
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

Spartan Nutrition

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 9 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Aulis Tyrmaaja!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Timothy Bukovac, Jack Bonds and Percy O'Donnell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher stuffs the takedown.
Butcher throws a big counter head kick but Tyrmaaja avoids it with no problem.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Tyrmaaja checks a leg kick.

Butcher gets caught on his heels momentarily as he allows Tyrmaaja to score an easy takedown into full guard.

Butcher working for a triangle but Tyrmaaja defends it easily.
There's a bit of a scramble here and now Butcher is on top in guard.

We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Tyrmaaja is working an open guard here, looking to improve his position. No doubt that will leave him open to counters but at least he's being more offensive.
Butcher trying to control the position from guard on top but Tyrmaaja is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher working some ground and pound from guard but it's not doing any damage.
Tyrmaaja is working an open guard here, looking to improve his position. No doubt that will leave him open to counters but at least he's being more offensive.
Butcher tries to free his leg and advance position but Tyrmaaja is retaining full guard.
Tyrmaaja has his hands on Butcher's head, controlling the position.
Butcher with a flurry of punches that miss.
Butcher postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Tyrmaaja keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A few boos can be heard. I'm sure they will multiply if the fighters don't pick up the pace.
Tyrmaaja looking for a sweep. Not yet Tyrmaaja, not yet.
Tyrmaaja keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Butcher would like to get this fight back to the feet but can't get free from the closed guard.
Tyrmaaja looking to control.

The referee has motioned to the fighters to stand back up. He just wasn't happy with the level of activity.
Butcher throws a hook but Tyrmaaja avoids it easily.

Butcher shoots in and scores a nice double leg takedown into half guard.
Tyrmaaja preventing any damage for now, controlling his opponent's head.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Tyrmaaja wants to get back to his feet.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throwing punches and elbows but they're not doing any damage.
Butcher looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.
Butcher not throwing his punches with enough precision this time.
Tyrmaaja is looking to improve his position.
Butcher trying to control the pace.

Butcher is looking for a kimura. It's going to be difficult to finish that from half guard though and Tyrmaaja defends it well.
Tyrmaaja trying to hold on to Butcher's head to control him but Butcher postures up.
Tyrmaaja is in a tricky position but he's been working on his transitions down at Gym of the Gods, so we'll see if he gets out of it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Neither fighter has done anything of merit for a good minute or two here and the crowd are not happy about it.
Tyrmaaja wants to get back to full guard.
Butcher is thwarting Tyrmaaja's attempts to control the position.
Tyrmaaja wants to get back to full guard.
Tyrmaaja won't allow Butcher to pass to mount.
Butcher throwing punches and elbows but they're not doing any damage.
Tyrmaaja is looking to regain full guard. Not this time though.
Butcher tries to stand but his hand is stuck under Tyrmaaja.

The ref stands the fighters back up due to a lack of activity.
Boooooooooooooooooooo!!! God, this has been a terrible round. Come on you two, sort yourselves out!

Tyrmaaja gets caught napping as Butcher dives in and scores a takedown. Tyrmaaja manages to retain guard.

The fighters are working up against the cage. Tyrmaaja manages to wriggle his way back to his feet, so the fighters are now clinched against the cage.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
The corners get their ten second warning. Both fighters stand from their stools and stare eachother down, ready to get back to the action.



Butcher clinches.
Butcher stops a takedown attempt from Tyrmaaja.
Butcher scores with a shot to the side of Tyrmaaja's head.
Butcher misses with some punches.
Butcher tries a body shot but Tyrmaaja blocks it.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher cracks Tyrmaaja with an open hand slap.
Butcher throws a body punch but Tyrmaaja moves out of range.
Tyrmaaja shoots in for a takedown - he's clinched up with Butcher but Butcher pushes him off and we're back to square one.
Butcher tries to counter by closing the distance.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.

Butcher changes levels and drives through with a really nice takedown into side control. Tyrmaaja looks really pissed at himself for not defending that better.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Tyrmaaja gets back to half guard.
Butcher is stalling here. Tyrmaaja is in no mood to hang around though. He's locked up a kimura from the bottom! Butcher seems to be keeping calm but he's forced to roll out of the hold and Tyrmaaja has ended up in side control on the top. Nice work.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher is pushing Tyrmaaja's head away, looking to escape. Tyrmaaja manages to hold on to the position though.
Butcher defending against the ground and pound.
Butcher is looking for a sweep.
Butcher tries to slip a leg under to move to half guard but Tyrmaaja presses down on the leg and jumps into full mount!
Butcher working to try and regain half guard.
Tyrmaaja landing strikes from the mount and Butcher is in trouble!
Tyrmaaja with shots to the head and body - Butcher looks very uncomfortable down there.
Butcher wants to hold on but Tyrmaaja pushes him away.
Tyrmaaja landing strikes from the mount and Butcher is in trouble!

Butcher is rocked!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Oooooh, big shot lands for Tyrmaaja! Butcher is hurt baaadly! Tyrmaaja is firing away with more strikes - Butcher is covering up... the ref is warning him to do something. He's just covering up though still and the ref has to step in to end the fight! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:22 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Aulis Tyrmaaja!
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Event: CCF 224: Crowe vs. De Noteboom     
Date:   Jul 12, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Duck Tycoon and Bobby Butcher. Tycoon comes to the cage accompanied by Rubber Ducky. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

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178 lbs
23 - 15 - 0
174 cm
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167 lbs
22 - 16 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 23 wins, 15 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Duck Tycoon!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 16 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Don Winkell and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher tries to bum rush Tycoon with a series of wild strikes but Tycoon uses good footwork to avoid the assault.

Tycoon gets caught napping as Butcher dives in and scores a takedown. Tycoon manages to retain guard.
Tycoon is trying to keep Butcher in close.
Butcher looks more muscular than last time we saw him. He must have been on the weights.

Tycoon is throwing his legs up, looking for submissions. Butcher is aware though and is defending well.
Tycoon trying to keep a closed guard but Butcher is proving a slippery customer.
Butcher preventing the sweep.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher wants to stand but Tycoon is controlling his posture from full guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tycoon tries to land a sweep but no joy.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Butcher lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Tycoon circles away quickly and effectively.

Butcher has taken the fight to the clinch.
Butcher lands a left hand.
Tycoon lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Tycoon lands with a short punch from the clinch.
Tycoon lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.
Tycoon putting his Muay Thai to good use. He has Butcher in a tight clinch and is doing some damage with knees to the body.
Butcher blocks a knee to the body. He'll have a nicely bruised forearm in the morning.
Butcher has had enough of the clinch and is looking to separate.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
An inside leg kick lands from Tycoon.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher shoots in but no luck this time.
Butcher pulls out of a head kick attempt.
Butcher tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Tycoon was well out of range. Poor timing from Butcher.
Donk. Tycoon catches Butcher right on the button with a cross.
Butcher slips under a jab.
A head kick misses from Butcher.

Tycoon gets caught on his heels momentarily as he allows Butcher to score an easy takedown into full guard.

Butcher avoids a guillotine attempt easily.

Tycoon throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Tycoon is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Tycoon keeping full guard, as Butcher tries to pass.
Tycoon is trying to control the position from the bottom.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are starting to boo a lack of action.

Tycoon looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Tycoon manages to sweep nicely, so he's now on top. Butcher manages to get himself to full guard.

Tycoon throws an elbow that misses. Butcher uses the momentum to reverse the position. He's now in Tycoon's guard. Nice move by Butcher!

The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Butcher trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Butcher wanted to stand there but Tycoon had control of the position.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
That's time! Tycoon's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Butcher checks a leg kick.
Butcher tries to clinch but Tycoon moves out of range.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Butcher throws a big shot that misses.
It looked like Tycoon wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Nice body kick there by Tycoon.
Butcher blocks a head kick by Tycoon.
Tycoon moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Tycoon steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
Butcher avoids the head kick by Tycoon.
Butcher shoots in looking for a takedown but Tycoon manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Butcher's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
Tycoon misses with a looping left.

Tycoon drives through with a takedown into Butcher's guard. Let's see what he can do from the top position.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher wants to stand and escape but Tycoon is having none of it.
Bobby Butcher has got the better of the ground game so far.
Tycoon content to stall in guard here.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tycoon postures up.
Butcher looking to sweep using the butterfly guard but Tycoon puts pay to that idea as he passes nicely into half guard.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Tycoon is looking to advance position but Butcher won't allow it.
Butcher trying to get back to full guard but Tycoon takes advantage of the position and moves to full mount!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The crowd are showing their displeasure at the lack of action as loud boos ring out around the arena.
Tycoon scores with a couple of good head shots there.
Butcher tries to hold on but Tycoon postures up.
You get the feeling that Butcher really doesn't like being in this position too much.
Butcher is looking to improve his position but Tycoon isn't that keen on the idea.

Tycoon looking to secure an arm triangle but Butcher defends it well.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher is in a horrible position here. Tycoon smacks him with another shot as he tries to escape the position.
Butcher is trying to get to the cage to help him get back to his feet.
Butcher can't escape the position.
We've been hearing that Tycoon has been drilling a lot of ground and pound in training, so let's see if he get the finish.
Tycoon trying to control but he's not successful this time.
Butcher is writhing around trying to get back to his feet.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Tycoon landing strikes, looking to finish!
Butcher manages to regain half guard whilst avoiding the strikes.

Tycoon is working for a submission of some sort.
Butcher looks like he's trying to stand up.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Duck Tycoon dominated that second round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin! Let's get this one finished - here comes the final round!


Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Tycoon's shoulder, as Tycoon tries to avoid the shot.
Tycoon misses with an uppercut. Butcher saw that one coming.
Butcher bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Butcher throws a head kick that looked like it stung.
Tycoon is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Butcher can do to turn this around?
Butcher moves in looking to clinch but Tycoon pushes him off.
Butcher tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Butcher is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Tycoon scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Butcher connects with a body shot.
Butcher fails to land with a series of punches.
Tycoon throwing a counter right hand but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Tycoon takes one to the chin there.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Butcher jabs. That one connects to the head of his opponent.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Tycoon ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
It seemed like Butcher was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Butcher throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Tycoon counters with a nice uppercut.
Tycoon moves forwards but Butcher connects with a nice, crisp jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Tycoon bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.

Butcher is rocked!
Tycoon tries a head kick but it misses.
Tycoon moves out of the way of the counter high kick fromButcher.
Butcher is still on wobbly legs! Can Tycoon finish him?
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch but Tycoon swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Tycoon lifts his leg as if looking to counter with a high kick.
Duck Tycoon is winning the standup battle so far.
Butcher is looking to clinch but Tycoon is avoiding it.
Tycoon changes levels looking for a counter takedown but doesn't commit.
Butcher swings and misses with a shot to the body
and Tycoon scores with a counter punch that sends Butcher to the canvas! Tycoon smells blood - he's punishing Butcher with more strikes and the ref has stopped it! Butcher has no idea where he is - he's tackled the ref... oh dear, poor guy, the crowd is in hysterics!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:19 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Duck Tycoon!
Our winner, Duck Tycoon, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: CCF 222: Keep your eyes on us     
Date:   Jun 28, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Nelson Muntz. Nelson Muntz has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Bobby Butcher's chin.

174 cm
30
167 lbs
22 - 15 - 0
185 cm
33
180 lbs
36 - 8 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Olympic wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 22 wins, 15 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 36 wins, 8 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Nelson Muntz!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Don Winkell and Jack Bonds.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Muntz defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Butcher.
Butcher sizes up Muntz with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
We've been informed that Muntz has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
Butcher misses with a double jab.

Butcher darts in and clinches Muntz up against the cage.
Muntz lands with a quick shot inside that doesn't really do much damage.
Muntz is working Butcher over against the cage.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Muntz.
Butcher blocking some punches.
Butcher fails to pull guard.
Muntz lands a body punch.
Muntz swings wildly with an uppercut but Butcher uses good head movement to avoid it.
Muntz lands with a short shot to the head.

Butcher jumps into guard, dragging Muntz to the mat.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom at the moment, as Muntz controls the pace.
Butcher might be looking to lock onto one of his opponent's long limbs for a submission, whilst we're on the ground.
Muntz lands a couple of digs.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher preventing the ground and pound from doing any damage.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Muntz from controlling successfully.
Muntz pushes down on Butcher's leg and manages to get into half guard.
Butcher definitely looks more muscular than last time we saw him fight.
Muntz working the head and body with strikes.
Butcher trying to control here.
Muntz prevents Butcher from improving his position.
Muntz throwing shots but they're hitting the canvas more than the man.
Muntz winds up and cracks Butcher with a swinging punch to the side of the head.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Muntz thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Butcher's head.
Muntz frees up his trapped foot and advances to mount.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Muntz wants to control the pace but Butcher is squirming around nicely.
Muntz lands with some strikes.
Muntz raining down shots from the mount!

Butcher is rocked!
Muntz is still in mount, landing shots to his trapped opponent. Butcher can't stay in a position like this for much longer.
Oh Butcher is still in real trouble! Will he be able to recover?!!
Muntz can't quite control the action as he would like just now, as Butcher is looking to escape.
Muntz looking to finish here with some ground and pound. He lands one big shot that has Butcher covering up... and two more big strikes land, forcing the referee to step in and put and end to proceedings! This fight is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:51 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Nelson Muntz!
Nelson Muntz was full of energy after the big win and talked about how he thinks he can do big things in this sport. The crowd were appreciative of his determination to succeed.
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Event: CCF 218: Veige vs. Bunting     
Date:   May 31, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Dack Fayden. Dack Fayden has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Bobby Butcher's chin.

174 cm
30
167 lbs
21 - 15 - 0
182 cm
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185 lbs
21 - 17 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
BJJ Red Belt
Decent boxing
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 15 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Dack Fayden!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Don Winkell and Frank Antenori.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Fayden tries to clinch but Butcher moves out of range.
Fayden ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Butcher connects with a good right hand that stumbles Fayden. Fayden circles away out of range and recomposes himself.

It looks like Dack Fayden has been cut.
Fayden tries to clinch but Butcher is having none of it.
Decent striking displayed by Butcher there.
Butcher throws a body punch but Fayden moves out of range.
Fayden throws a nice looking combination but Butcher bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Butcher turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
We can't be sure of the tactics at this early stage but we have heard that Fayden has been working on his takedowns a lot in the buildup to the fight and we can only assume he's going to look to take this to the mat.
Fayden's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Butcher connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Fayden scrambles back to his feet.
Fayden looks to land a combination but Butcher avoids it well.
Fayden moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Butcher lands with a nice body punch.
Butcher throws a right hand that Fayden ducks under and follows up with a left that Fayden also avoids with ease.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
A slapping leg kick lands for Butcher.
Fayden looks to land a right hand but Butcher moved out of range.
Butcher throwing a counter right hand but Fayden manages to avoid it.
Butcher throws the left hand but Fayden avoids the punch easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Fayden walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Fayden dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Fayden was about to counter that last move with a leg kick but changes his mind.
Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Butcher attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Butcher lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Fayden circles away quickly and effectively.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Butcher, as that shot connected.
Fayden throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Butcher counters with a lovely shot to the body.
Fayden misses with a jab to the body
and Butcher connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Fayden takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Butcher misses with a half-hearted attempt at a head kick.
Fayden steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Butcher. That one must have hurt.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Nice shot by Butcher.
Fayden's jab looks to have found its range, popping Butcher under the eye.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher pulls out of a head kick attempt.
A little jabbing left from Fayden on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Fayden blocks a head kick by Butcher.
Fayden looked like he wanted to counter with a punch but didn't throw it.
Butcher takes a swing at Fayden's ribcage but misses.
Butcher paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Butcher swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Fayden uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Butcher changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Butcher throws a nice looking combination but Fayden bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Fayden moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Fayden misses with a jab, cross combination.

Oooooh!!! Butcher has knocked Fayden down with a huge combo! Butcher steps away and waves a wobbly Fayden back to his feet! This one might not go much longer!

Fayden is rocked!

That has opened up Dack Fayden's cut even more.
Butcher misses with a head kick.
Fayden is looking for the big counter here.
Fayden is still on wobbly legs! Can Butcher finish him?
Fayden looks frustrated there after his takedown attempt is stuffed easily.
Fayden seems to have recovered his senses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A head kick misses from Butcher.
Fayden unleashes a big counter combination but Butcher bobs and weaves and avoids any damage.

Oooooh!!! Butcher has knocked Fayden down with a huge combo! Butcher steps away and waves a wobbly Fayden back to his feet! This one might not go much longer!
Butcher drops a shoulder and throws an uppercut that cracks Fayden right on the button. Fayden goes down! Butcher follows him to the mat and finishes the job with more strikes! Butcher gets the win via TKO!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:20 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher thanked the fans post fight for their support.
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Event: CCF 214: Finkle vs. Jangles     
Date:   May 03, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Alfredo Gomez. The crowd seem to be enjoying Gomez's choice of entrance music: We Can't Stop. This should be fireworks!

174 cm
29
167 lbs
21 - 14 - 0
178 cm
37
185 lbs
14 - 7 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 14 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Alfredo Gomez!
The judges for this bout are Timothy Bukovac, Jack Bonds and Frank Antenori.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher lands a jab to the head.
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Gomez pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nice uppercut there from Butcher.
A nice combination there by Butcher.
Gomez connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Butcher's hands.
Gomez uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Gomez sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Butcher works the jab nicely.
Butcher scores with a nice looking left hook and follows it up with an uppercut!
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Butcher.
Gomez lands a nice hook to Butcher's body. Butcher takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Gomez dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Butcher moves out of range as Gomez strikes.
A telegraphed right hand from Butcher misses the target.
Butcher rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Gomez moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Butcher lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Butcher misses with a hook to the body
enabling Gomez to counter with a crisp jab.
Gomez throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Butcher counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Gomez lands with a right hand.
Gomez fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Butcher swung with a counter right hand that didn't connect.
Gomez moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Butcher has been working on his boxing with his coaches at The Jungle Elite MMA in the buildup to the fight.
Butcher falls off balance throwing a combination
and Gomez counters with a nice uppercut.
Gomez tries to clinch but is not successful on this occasion.
Gomez misses with a straight right.
Butcher misses with a right hand

and Gomez counters by moving into the clinch.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Gomez.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
The fighters circling - Gomez throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Gomez slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.
Butcher throws a lazy right hand but Gomez sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
A slow jab from Gomez misses its intended target.
Butcher misses with a jab, cross combination.
Butcher connects with a jab.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Gomez misses with a hook.
Gomez uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Butcher.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Gomez lands with a straight right. Butcher didn't see that one coming.
Butcher scores with a decent looking hook.
Butcher looks to land a left hand but Gomez moved out of range nicely.
A little jabbing left from Gomez on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Butcher lets the fists fly and connects with a left straight followed by a right hook.
Gomez's corner calls for a 1-2. Gomez obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Gomez lands with an overhand left.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Gomez takes a jab right on the kisser.
Gomez is looking to take this fight into the clinch.
Butcher scores with a jab to the jaw.
Butcher is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Gomez punishes Butcher's body with a nice straight punch.
Butcher misses the jab.
Gomez misses with a series of wild punches.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
A looping hook to the body misses from Butcher. Gomez does a little dance to reset his feet.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
As Butcher backs off Gomez throws a huge counter combo but Butcher manages to avoid it all.
Gomez misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
Butcher is really head hunting here, hardly looking to strike to the body at all.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throws a lazy right hand but Gomez sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Butcher lands an overhand right.
Gomez keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Gomez uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Butcher.
Gomez scores with a hook to the body. Butcher takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Gomez connects with a right hand. Butcher shakes it off.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Gomez with a jab.
Butcher lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Gomez circles away quickly and effectively.
Gomez showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Butcher.
Gomez lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Gomez takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Gomez dodges the punch combination from Butcher.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher looks to land a left hand but Gomez moved out of range nicely.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Gomez.
Gomez steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
Butcher lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Butcher.
Gomez misses with an uppercut
and Gomez takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Butcher bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Gomez tries to clinch up.
Nice uppercut there from Butcher.
Gomez blocks a jab.
Butcher on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Butcher misses with a looping right.
Gomez throws out a counter right but Butcher avoids it with no problem.
Butcher lands a nice looking body shot.
Gomez avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Gomez appears to be waiting to throw a counter punch to the body.
Gomez throws a jab but it's blocked by Butcher.
As the round comes to an end the crowd are showing their appreciation for a great round of action.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Gomez.
Butcher misses the jab.
Butcher misses with a left hand
and Gomez counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Gomez scores with the left hand. Butcher knows he should have avoided that one.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Butcher ducks under a wild hook from Gomez.
Butcher takes a swing at Gomez's ribcage but misses.
Butcher staying out of range there.
Butcher throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Gomez works Butcher's body with a nice hook.
Butcher avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Butcher staying out of range there.
Gomez connects with a body shot that sends Butcher's belly button to the back.
Butcher takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Gomez steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
It seemed like Gomez was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Butcher moves away from the strike by Gomez.
Butcher is really dominating this fight. Is there anything that Gomez can do to turn this around?
Gomez throws a series of strikes that have Butcher backpedaling.

Butcher is rocked!
Gomez thows a left - swing and a miss!
Oh Butcher is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Some wild striking there from Butcher.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Gomez avoids them all with ease.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Gomez keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Butcher.
Butcher throws a right hand that Gomez ducks under and follows up with a left that Gomez also avoids with ease.
Gomez let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Butcher throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
Butcher seems to have got his legs back now.
Gomez defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.

Gomez clinches up against the cage.
Gomez lands with a left to the head.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher digs a right hand into Gomez's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Gomez's gas tank.
Butcher tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
Butcher misses with some punches.
Gomez gets through Butcher's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
A body shot lands from Gomez.
Gomez lands punches inside but they're not really causing much damage.
Butcher is trying to break the clinch but Gomez has him pressed against the cage.
Gomez lands a shoulder strike that jolts his opponent's head backwards.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Gomez avoids them all with ease.
A looping hook to the body misses from Butcher. Gomez does a little dance to reset his feet.
Gomez defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.
Gomez takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but Gomez is just out of range.
Gomez dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Gomez throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher scores with a jab to the head.
Nice defenses there by Gomez.
Butcher throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Butcher slips a straight right by Gomez.
Butcher uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Gomez.
A punch combination from Butcher misses.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Gomez misses with a right hand
and Butcher counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Gomez sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Butcher misses with the combination.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
Gomez throws a nice looking combination but Butcher bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Butcher lands with a shot to the body.
Butcher takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Gomez on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Butcher misses with a lunging right hand
enabling Gomez to counter with a crisp jab.
Gomez misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
Nice cross by Butcher.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throws a lazy right hand but Gomez sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Gomez.
Gomez has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Nice straight punches there by Butcher. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Butcher.
Gomez moves out of range of the strikes.
Butcher swinging wildly here.
A little jabbing left from Gomez on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Gomez has his hands up protecting his head but a hook from Butcher finds it's way round the side to connect with Gomez's head.
Gomez lands a powerful looking uppercut that connected with his opponent's jaw.
Gomez is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Butcher.
Gomez jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Butcher scores with a nice one two combo and darts back out of range to avoid anything coming in the opposite direction.
Gomez comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Butcher lands a really nice looking cross but Gomez seems unphased.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Butcher misses with a straight left.
A big right from Butcher misses.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Gomez gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
Butcher throws a right and a left that Gomez avoids nicely.
Butcher takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Gomez misses with a wild body shot.
Butcher lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Gomez circles away quickly and effectively.
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Gomez manages to avoid it.
A swing and a miss from Gomez.
Sloppy strikes from Butcher. Those never looked like landing.
Butcher bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Gomez is out of range.
Gomez throws out a counter right but Butcher avoids it with no problem.
Butcher fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Butcher lands a really nice looking cross but Gomez seems unphased.
The crowd applaud the fighters' efforts here as the round comes to an end.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Gomez.
Butcher avoids the body shot from Gomez.
Butcher throws a big shot that misses.
Butcher wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action! This is the final round!


Gomez throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Butcher misses the body punch
and Gomez counters with a quick right hand to the jaw.
Butcher misses with a hook.
Jab, cross, leg kick. Nice combination by Butcher!
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Gomez swings wildly with a couple of big hooks
and Butcher counters with a left to the body.
Butcher thows a left - swing and a miss!
Gomez wants to counter the offense by Butcher and move into the clinch position.
Butcher smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Nice body punch from Gomez.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Bobby Butcher is winning the standup battle so far.
Butcher looks to land a right hand but Gomez moved out of range.
Gomez moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Gomez lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher walks into a straight right hand from Gomez.
Gomez lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Gomez clobbers Butcher with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Butcher connects with a nice looking jab.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Gomez scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Gomez throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.
A telegraphed right hand from Gomez misses the target.
It looked like Butcher wanted to counter with a hook but didn't fully commit.
Butcher tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Gomez was well out of range. Poor timing from Butcher.
Butcher's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Gomez connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Butcher scrambles back to his feet.
Butcher cracks Gomez with a right hand to the side of the head.
Gomez moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Butcher connects with a looping right hand.
Butcher throws a left and a right that both miss
and Gomez makes him pay by landing a nice hook to the body before moving out of range.
Gomez throws a big shot that misses.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Gomez is out of range.
Gomez avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Gomez let fly with a counter punch to the body but it didn't land.
Butcher slips under a jab from Gomez.
Gomez lands a jab to Butcher's midsection.
Butcher scores with the left hand. Gomez knows he should have avoided that one.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
A little jabbing left from Gomez on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Gomez digs a good hook to Butcher's body.
Alfredo Gomez has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher avoids the body shot from Gomez.
Butcher was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
Butcher jabs Gomez right on the nose. Gomez blinks but takes it well.
Butcher swats away the attempt to clinch by Gomez.
Gomez throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Butcher stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.

Gomez closes the distance and pushes Butcher back into the cage.
Butcher wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Gomez swings away with an uppercut that misses.

Butcher breaks from the clinch.
Nice straight punches there by Gomez. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Gomez.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Gomez.
Butcher fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Gomez moves into range and connects with a jab.
Butcher gets clipped by a big right hand and goes down spinning to the canvas! Gomez gets the back mount and begins to drop bombs on his rocked foe! Butcher is too out of it to defend against the strikes and the referee jumps in to save him from the beatdown!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:58 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Alfredo Gomez!
Alfredo Gomez decided to thank the fans in attendance for making a great atmosphere. It seemed to go down pretty well.
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Event: CCF 211: Veide vs. Maria     
Date:   Apr 12, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Trent Morrow. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

174 cm
29
167 lbs
21 - 13 - 0
170 cm
37
165 lbs
32 - 24 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Excellent MT
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 32 wins, 24 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Trent Morrow!
The judges for this bout are Frank Antenori, Percy O'Donnell and Don Winkell.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Butcher misses with a jab and misses with a cross straight after too.
A little jabbing left from Morrow on the counter but it doesn't find it's target.
Morrow connects with a looping right hand.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Thud! ouch! good body kick from Morrow - that will leave a mark!
Butcher takes one to the side of the head.

Morrow shoots in for a takedown and gets it. Let's see what he's got on the mat.
Butcher pulls Morrow in close to his closed guard and prevents Morrow from doing any damage or advancing position.
Morrow throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Butcher controlling the position.
Butcher looking to control.
Morrow makes a bit of distance and scores with some ground and pound, still in guard.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Morrow lands a couple of digs.
Morrow keeps in close for a moment and lands a decent shot to the side of Butcher's head.
Morrow throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Morrow has the superior BJJ but he's also working some ground strikes into his gameplan.
Morrow loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Morrow throwing strikes from guard but Butcher blocks nicely.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
Butcher working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Morrow.
Butcher is avoiding any damage by keeping wrist control.
Morrow working some ground and pound from guard but it's not doing any damage.
Morrow in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
Morrow loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Morrow throwing strikes but missing.
Morrow postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Morrow keeps in close for a moment and lands a decent shot to the side of Butcher's head.
Morrow trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Morrow working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Butcher's head.
Butcher has his hands on Morrow's head, controlling the position.
Morrow keeps in close for a moment and lands a decent shot to the side of Butcher's head.
Morrow loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Morrow connects with a couple of short punches.
Butcher is adopting a defensive guard.
Morrow stands up over Butcher, holding his feet. He dives back in and lands a decent shot to the head.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Morrow wants to pass the guard but Butcher is keeping the position.
Butcher wants to stand and escape but Morrow is having none of it.
Morrow is fighting to break Butcher's control of his arms but Butcher is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.
Butcher avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
Morrow throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Butcher wants to control here, rather than go for any submissions from the bottom. At least for now.
Butcher looking to control.
Butcher is going to have to think about doing something other than just controlling because Morrow is managing to avoid having the position dictated to him.

The referee has decided to stand the fighters back up, so we'll restart on the feet.
Morrow cracks Butcher with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Butcher jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher avoids a kick to the body.
Butcher displays good takedown defense there as he swats away a double leg from Morrow.
Butcher lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Morrow throws a sloppy head kick and Butcher moves out of range easily.
Morrow pushes Butcher away with a front kick.

Morrow gets tackled into the cage by Butcher. Butcher maintains the clinch.
Butcher is looking to break free of the clinch but Morrow has double underhooks.
A short right hand to the side of the head by Butcher.
Butcher lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Morrow backwards.
Butcher lands with a right to the head.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
A right hand to the body from Butcher.
Morrow keeps control of Butcher as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Trent Morrow seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Trent Morrow dominated that round.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.


Morrow shoots for a takedown but Butcher saw that one coming a mile off and avoided it easily.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
A slapping leg kick lands for Butcher.
Trent Morrow seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Butcher fails with an attempt to clinch.
Morrow throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Butcher stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Butcher throws a jab, cross combination which is slipped
and Morrow counters with a leg kick that reverborates around the arena.
Morrow moves out of range of the strikes.
Morrow has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Butcher swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Morrow throws a quick inside leg kick.
Butcher lands a nice hook to Morrow's body. Morrow takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
A big right from Butcher misses.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Morrow throws the kick towards the body but Butcher avoids it.
Morrow lands a nice hook to Butcher's body. Butcher takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.
Butcher misses with a looping right.
A big right from Butcher misses.
Morrow connects with a right hand. Butcher shakes it off.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but Morrow is just out of range.
Morrow misses with a jab to the body
and Butcher connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Morrow looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Butcher bobs and weaves and throws out a fast jab that snaps Morrow's head backwards.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Morrow lands a leg kick. The shin dug right into the meat of the thigh.
Butcher throws out a loose jab but Morrow uses good head movement to avoid it.
Morrow thuds a left hand into Butcher's body.
Butcher steps to his left, right into the path of a big body kick from Morrow. That one must have hurt.
Butcher misses with an uppercut.
Morrow moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Morrow lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Ooooh, nice body kick lands from Morrow. Butcher shrugs it off though.
Morrow throws a head kick that misses.
Butcher swung with a counter punch to the body but it didn't connect.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher misses with an uppercut. Morrow saw that one coming.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Morrow lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Butcher throws a jab but it's blocked by Morrow.
Butcher scores with a jab to the jaw.
Boom, another hit is landed. "You're gunna get knocked out" taunts Butcher, as that shot connected.
Morrow throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
Butcher tries to clinch there but Morrow circles away.

Butcher clinches up with Morrow and pushes him back against the cage.
Butcher is trying to break free.

Morrow breaks the clinch.
Both fighters circling a little - Morrow finishes the exchange with a kick to the body.
Morrow throws a push kick but Butcher slaps the foot to one side.
Morrow dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
A leg kick checked by Butcher.
Morrow steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
It seemed like Morrow was going to counter with the hook but didn't fully commit to it.
Morrow scoring well with a low kick there.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher misses with a hook. Morrow ducked under it nicely.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Morrow only half commits to the counter leg kick.
Morrow is looking to land body kicks.
Morrow misses with an uppercut
and Butcher counters with a stiff right hand.
Morrow lands a nice looking kick to the body. Butcher takes a step back to recover.
Morrow darts in looking for a takedown but Butcher gets double underhooks and turns Morrow into the cage.
Morrow takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Butcher misses with the combination.
Morrow throws a leg kick that misses.
Morrow ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Butcher dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Butcher scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
Nice jab there from Butcher.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch but Morrow swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Butcher misses with a left hand
and Morrow counters with a left to the body.
A jab from Butcher finds it's way through Morrow's defenses.
Morrow throws a hook to the side of Butcher's head but Butcher sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Good exchange - Butcher coming out on top.
Butcher misses with an uppercut.
Morrow shoots in for a double leg but Butcher sprawls well. That's going to sap some energy.
Bobby Butcher has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Trent Morrow.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Morrow.
Morrow looks like he wants to counter punch here.
Butcher throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
A nice side step and Morrow releases a counter shot to the body, but it doesn't find it's home.
Butcher checks a low kick from Morrow.
A solid body kick from Morrow.
Butcher blocks a low kick nicely.
Morrow swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
Butcher tests Morrow's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Morrow looking to throw a kick but he's pulled out of it.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close second round but I would say that Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action! This is the final round!


Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Morrow's corner calls for a 1-2. Morrow obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Butcher moves out of range of the strikes.
Morrow lands a jab followed by a nice looking cross.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Morrow bobs and weaves and unloads with a good uppercut.
Butcher scores with a jab. Morrow acknowledges it with a nod of the head.
Morrow blocks a leg kick.
Morrow tries to move into range but Butcher moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Morrow throws a wild body kick that Butcher sees coming a mile off.
As Morrow backs away, Butcher returns fire with a leg kick that just misses.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Morrow.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Morrow fakes the leg kick and cracks Butcher in the body.
Morrow cracks Butcher with a good jab.
Well, he's not going to score with shots like that. A lazy body kick attempt from Morrow.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher blocks a jab.
Morrow lands a nice looking kick to the body. Butcher takes a step back to recover.
Nice defenses there by Morrow.
Butcher lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.

Morrow bobs and weaves into range and then changes levels and scores with a nice takedown into side control.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Morrow trying to control the position but Butcher is working away.
Butcher is looking to work his way out of this bad position but Morrow is controlling him well.
Butcher is looking for a sweep.
Morrow fails to land a wild elbow strike.
Butcher takes a nasty elbow to the side of the head.
Both fighters take a look at the clock.
Butcher sneaks a leg under to get back to half guard.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Morrow not throwing his punches with enough precision this time.
Trent Morrow has got the better of the ground game so far.
Morrow working some ground and pound from close in. He's looking to maintain this position and strike for a while by the looks of things... although he'll probably advance to full mount in a minute now I've said that.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher wants to control but Morrow passes into side.
Morrow working the ground and pound from side control.
Butcher is looking to reverse the position.
Butcher is not in a great position here, taking some shots.
Trent Morrow is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.
Morrow controlling from side mount.
Morrow trying to control the action but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Morrow taking a breather here.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher is trying to control Morrow's posture but Morrow avoids it.
Butcher manages to get one leg in to regain half guard.
Butcher tries to roll over but Morrow keeps him under control.
Morrow perhaps working for something from half guard, or maybe not. It looks like he's just sitting there.
Butcher trying to control here but he's found himself mounted! Oh no!
Butcher is desperately trying to get back to half guard.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Morrow wants to control the pace but Butcher is squirming around nicely.
Morrow might have to switch it up a bit here because his efforts to control Butcher haven't been going to plan, at least at the current moment in time.
Morrow controlling the position easily from mount.

And that's the end of the fight!
Trent Morrow comfortably won the final round on my scorecard.
I think Morrow has won this one but let's see whether the judges agree with me. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.

Judge Frank Antenori scores the fight for Trent Morrow!
Judge Percy O'Donnell scores the fight for Trent Morrow!
Judge Don Winkell scores the fight for Trent Morrow!

Trent Morrow wins by unanimous decision!

An out of breath Trent Morrow thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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Event: CCF 208: Veide vs. Winogrodzki     
Date:   Mar 22, 2015

Coming up we have a welterweight MMA rules bout between Robert De Noteboom and Bobby Butcher. De Noteboom comes to the cage accompanied by Erika - I Don't Know. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

178 cm
35
182 lbs
30 - 18 - 1
174 cm
29
167 lbs
21 - 12 - 0
Great wrestler
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the welterweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 30 wins, 18 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Los Angeles, Robert De Noteboom!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Percy O'Donnell, Frank Antenori and Timothy Bukovac.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher falls off balance throwing a combination

and De Noteboom counters with a nice shoot takedown that brings the fighters to the ground.
De Noteboom throws a big right hand that misses.
Butcher is doing well to control the posture of his opponent and prevent any damage.
Butcher looking to control.
De Noteboom is fighting to break Butcher's control of his arms but Butcher is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.
Hammerfist, elbow! yells De Noteboom's corner. There ya go! There ya go!
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
De Noteboom postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.
De Noteboom with a flurry of punches that miss.
Butcher pulls De Noteboom in close to his closed guard and prevents De Noteboom from doing any damage or advancing position.
Butcher preventing the ground and pound from doing any damage.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher trying to keep a closed guard but De Noteboom is proving a slippery customer.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
De Noteboom keeps in close for a moment and lands a decent shot to the side of Butcher's head.
De Noteboom being controlled here momentarily.
De Noteboom throwing strikes but missing.
Butcher is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
Butcher controlling the position.
De Noteboom advances to half guard.
Butcher holds on for dear life, maintaining half guard for now.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
De Noteboom takes advantage of the dominant position to land a couple of big hammer fists.
De Noteboom drops an elbow to the side of Butcher's head.
De Noteboom working over Butcher with some ground and pound. Butcher looks like he wants out of this position, which is understandable.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
De Noteboom seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Butcher does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
De Noteboom throwing shots but they're hitting the canvas more than the man.
Butcher is looking to control De Noteboom's leg but it's slowly edging free. Can Butcher avoid being mounted?
De Noteboom thows a huge punch but Butcher dodges it nicely.
De Noteboom thumps the canvas. Not on purpose obviously - he just missed Butcher's head.
De Noteboom throwing shots but they're hitting the canvas more than the man.
De Noteboom throwing punches and elbows but they're not doing any damage.
Butcher trying to control but De Noteboom postures up.
De Noteboom sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Butcher defending well though.
Butcher is controlling De Noteboom's trapped leg to prevent De Noteboom from advancing to side control.
We've been hearing that De Noteboom has been drilling a lot of ground and pound in training, so let's see if he get the finish.
De Noteboom throwing shots but Butcher is blocking nicely.
De Noteboom scores with a couple of good hammerfists.
De Noteboom missing with the ground and pound from half guard.
Butcher is looking to improve his position.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Both fighters have adopted an aggressive gameplan on the ground!
Butcher desperately trying to maintain half guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher is refusing to be controlled, as De Noteboom sits in half guard.
De Noteboom not landing any meaningful shots this time.
Butcher is looking to control De Noteboom's leg but it's slowly edging free. Can Butcher avoid being mounted?
Butcher might have to switch it up a bit here because his efforts to control De Noteboom haven't been going to plan, at least at the current moment in time.
De Noteboom has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
De Noteboom looks to score some points with some ground and pound.
Butcher is trying to control but can't.
De Noteboom working the head and body with strikes.
De Noteboom is keeping good posture, landing some ground and pound.
De Noteboom working over Butcher with some ground and pound. Butcher looks like he wants out of this position, which is understandable.
Butcher has a hand on De Noteboom's thigh, trying to get back to full guard. De Noteboom takes advantage of the position though and mounts him!
De Noteboom landing strikes from the mount and Butcher is in trouble!

Butcher is rocked!
Whack. That's a big, big shot from De Noteboom! Butcher is out cold! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:55 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Strikes). Robert De Noteboom!
A very excited looking Robert De Noteboom made sure he remembered to thank all the fans both in the arena and on the internet. He said all the coolest people spend all day on MMA websites, which got a big reaction.
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Event: MFN 180: Standing Room Only     
Date:   Feb 04, 2015

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Raekwon The Chef. The Chef has chosen Knuckleheadz - Raekwon as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

174 cm
28
167 lbs
21 - 11 - 0
172 cm
29
160 lbs
20 - 7 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 20 wins, 7 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Raekwon The Chef!
The judges for this bout are Chris Edwards, Steven Brown and Daniel Bishop.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
The Chef's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Butcher connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! The Chef scrambles back to his feet.
Butcher checks a leg kick nicely.
The Chef uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
The Chef ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Butcher misses with a looping right.
Butcher throws a hook to the side of The Chef's head but The Chef sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
The Chef uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
The Chef circles away from the clinch attempt.
The Chef tries to counter by closing the distance.

Butcher moves into the clinch successfully.
Butcher scores with an uppercut up the middle.
Butcher lands on the inside with an uppercut.
Butcher wants to break free but The Chef has control.
The Chef misses with a shot to the kidneys.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Butcher.
Butcher blocking some punches.
Butcher blocks a punch to the side of the head.
A head punch on the inside from The Chef fails to land.
A short uppercut from The Chef.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher misses with a hook from the clinch.
Butcher wants to break free but The Chef has control.
I was talking to Butcher's coach per-fight and he was telling me that they'd been working on the clinch in the runup to this fight.

That's one minute gone in the round.
The Chef lands a body shot in the clinch.
The Chef doesn't land with the attempted body shot.
The Chef misses with a punch on the inside.
Butcher lands with a short head shot on the inside.
Butcher blocks an uppercut.
The Chef lands a left hand.
The Chef scores with a shot to the side of Butcher's head.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Butcher.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Butcher.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for The Chef.
The Chef lands an uppercut.
The Chef throws a head punch that misses.
Butcher tried to land a shot to the body but connects with The Chef's elbow.
The Chef takes a shot to the head.
We've been informed that The Chef has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for The Chef.
The Chef blocking some punches.
The Chef fails to land with a short punch on the inside.
The Chef tried to land a shot to the body but connects with Butcher's elbow.
The Chef lands a right hand.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Butcher wants to get back to striking at distance but The Chef won't allow it.
The Chef scores with an uppercut up the middle.
A quick uppercut on the inside from The Chef.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher has had enough of the clinch but The Chef keeps him there for the moment.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
A combination from The Chef does no damage.
Butcher tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and The Chef is able to avoid easily.
Oooooooooooh, not good. A low kick from The Chef lands where it shouldn't have, right in the... well, you know what he did? He kicked him in the penis. He's injured, injured bad. The referee sends both fighters to their corners and Butcher has 5 minutes to recover. He's OK now though... a thumbs up from Butcher and we're back underway with a touch of gloves.

Butcher gets in close and instigates a clinch.
A short right from The Chef on the inside.
Butcher wants to get back to striking at distance but The Chef won't allow it.
The Chef keeps control of Butcher as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.
Butcher working hard to break the clinch.
The Chef lands a shoulder strike.
The Chef tries to land a shot to the body but it's blocked.
Butcher makes some space for himself and lands an uppercut.
The Chef gets through Butcher's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
The Chef misses with a hook to the ribs.
The Chef misses with a hook to the ribs.
The Chef working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
The Chef manages to get underhooks and slows down the pace for a moment.
The Chef is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A short left from The Chef.

Butcher is rocked!
The Chef throws a head punch that misses.
Oh Butcher is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Butcher misses with a punch on the inside.
The Chef misses with a punch on the inside.
The Chef misses with a hook from the clinch.
Butcher blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Butcher blocks an uppercut.
The Chef throws a punch but it's blocked by Butcher.
Butcher's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
The Chef has a couple of punches blocked by Butcher.
Butcher is trying to push The Chef away but The Chef has him pressed against the cage, so he's going nowhere.
The Chef misses with a hook from the clinch.
The Chef lands with a left to the head.
The Chef holding his opponent close, against the cage.
The Chef holding his opponent close, against the cage.
The Chef receives a warning from the referee for stalling.
The Chef misses with some punches.
The Chef misses with some punches.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for The Chef.
The Chef misses with some punches.
Butcher can't break the clinch.
A head punch on the inside from The Chef fails to land.
Butcher blocks a punch to the side of the head.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Butcher.
Butcher takes a shot to the head.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher misses with a body punch.
The Chef creates some distance for himself and unleashes a massive uppercut that sends Butcher's eyes rolling into the back of his head! Butcher drops to his knees and The Chef pours it on with more strikes until the referee steps in to end the bout!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:50 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Raekwon The Chef!
Raekwon The Chef gave a mention to Fury Nutrition Inc. in his post fight interview. That will please them (and hopefully generate some sales).
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Event: MFN 172: Call Of The Wild     
Date:   Jan 07, 2015

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Israel Kamakawiwo Ole. Kamakawiwo Ole is bobbing his head along to his entrance song: Somewhere over the Rainbow / What a Wonderful World. This should be fireworks!

174 cm
28
167 lbs
21 - 10 - 0
179 cm
27
160 lbs
12 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Olympic wrestler
World class boxer
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Israel Kamakawiwo Ole!
The judges for this bout are Yves DeLean, Dillan Fox and Elvis Blanc.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Good standup being displayed there by Kamakawiwo Ole as he connects with a hook.
Butcher misses with a looping right.
Kamakawiwo Ole throws a hard body shot but it just misses.

Kamakawiwo Ole shoots in for a takedown and gets it.

Kamakawiwo Ole is trying for a guillotine from the top but the pressure isn't in the right place so Butcher is just riding it out for now. Kamakawiwo Ole eventually gives up the hold.
Butcher is doing well to control the position and prevent Kamakawiwo Ole from advancing to side control.
Kamakawiwo Ole wants to take a breather but Butcher is having none of it.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher wants to control but Kamakawiwo Ole is keeping busy.
Butcher has his hands clasped together around Kamakawiwo Ole's back. He's all about the action.
Butcher is trying to control but can't.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Kamakawiwo Ole seems content to maintain position for now, rather than mounting any offense.
Butcher is doing well to control the position and prevent Kamakawiwo Ole from advancing to side control.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Butcher is trying to control but can't.
Butcher won't allow Kamakawiwo Ole to pass to mount.
Butcher is trying to maintain the position but Kamakawiwo Ole is very close to passing his half guard.
Kamakawiwo Ole wants to free his trapped foot but Butcher is holding on for dear life with his legs.
Butcher wants to improve his position but Kamakawiwo Ole is controlling well.
Butcher wants to control but Kamakawiwo Ole passes into side.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Kamakawiwo Ole lands a few punches from side control.

Kamakawiwo Ole tries for a kimura but Butcher is defending well.
Butcher taking a bit of punishment here - Kamakawiwo Ole scoring with strikes.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kamakawiwo Ole creates a bit of distance and throws down some hard shots.
Butcher is trying to control Kamakawiwo Ole's posture but Kamakawiwo Ole avoids it.
Butcher trying his best to control but Kamakawiwo Ole has mounted him.
My spies in Cutthroat inform me that Kamakawiwo Ole has been getting involved in the gym's BJJ sparring sessions. Let's see whether that pays dividends!
Kamakawiwo Ole fakes a shot to the body and cracks his opponent in the head. Nice ground and pound there!

Butcher is rocked!
Kamakawiwo Ole drops a big elbow. That's hurt Butcher! More shots from Kamakawiwo Ole and the ref steps in! The fight is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:38 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Israel Kamakawiwo Ole!
A relieved looking Israel Kamakawiwo Ole thanked the fans for their support and gave the usual line about them being amazing. They seemed to believe that he actually meant it.
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Event: MFN 163: Kage vs. Chim     
Date:   Dec 06, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Herkules Nowacki. Nowacki has chosen Moby - Flower as his entrance music, which hasn't gone down very well with the crowd. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

174 cm
28
167 lbs
21 - 9 - 0
182 cm
26
165 lbs
15 - 4 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
World class MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 9 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Herkules Nowacki!
The judges for this bout are Ian Loll, Alec Ball and Trevor Gratis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Nowacki connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.
Nowacki pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nowacki uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Nowacki flicks out a counter leg kick but Butcher steps away.
Butcher fails with an attempt to clinch.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Nowacki is out of range.
Butcher throws a jab but it's blocked by Nowacki.
Butcher looks to land a right hand but Nowacki moved out of range.
Nowacki throws a leg kick but he was too far away and it doesn't land.
Nowacki keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Butcher.
Nowacki counters with a body kick.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Nowacki.
Nowacki digs a good body shot into Butcher's ribs.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.

Nowacki gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Nowacki slows down the pace here.

Butcher breaks the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
A jab from Butcher misses.
Butcher is looking to chop away at Nowacki's legs.
Nowacki lands with an overhand left.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Nowacki throws a big counter head kick but Butcher avoids it with no problem.
Nowacki uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Nowacki is clearly looking to counter with head kicks.
Nowacki tries to clinch up.
Good shot there by Butcher.
Butcher throws a hook to the side of Nowacki's head but Nowacki sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Nowacki moves away.
Nowacki lands a head shot.
Butcher looks to land a combination but Nowacki avoids it well.
Nowacki moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Butcher throws out a leg kick but Nowacki moves out of range and Butcher only half commits.
Nowacki bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Butcher's head.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Nowacki.
Butcher on the wrong end of a nice jab.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Nowacki has time to react.
Butcher misses the shot to the body.
Nowacki tries a quick counter leg kick but Butcher is wise to it.
The fight stays on the outside here - Nowacki looks like he's thinking about clinching though.
Nowacki misses the shot to the body.
Butcher misses with a hook. Nowacki ducked under it nicely.
Butcher stalks Nowacki and leaps in with a furious combination of punches. Uppercuts and crosses smash into Nowacki's face. Nowacki staggers backwards, shaken.
Nowacki moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Nice defenses there by Nowacki.
Butcher throws a combination that misses

and Nowacki moves into the clinch.
Butcher wants to get back to striking at distance but Nowacki won't allow it.
Still in the clinch, Nowacki scores with a nice short uppercut.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher scores with a nice hook to the head.
Nowacki gets an overhook and lands an elbow to the side of the head.
Butcher working hard to break the clinch.
Nowacki is trying to slow down the pace in the clinch, to catch his breath.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Nice body kick there by Nowacki.
Butcher misses with a hook.
Nowacki lands with a good body shot.
Nowacki takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
Some wild striking there from Butcher.
Nowacki ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Butcher throws a right hand that misses
and Nowacki counters with a thumping low kick.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Nowacki turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Butcher on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher misses with a wild combination.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher lands a vicious shot with the stealth of a sniper and the strength of a viper. Are vipers that strong? I can think of lots of things that are stronger than a viper - not many rhyme with sniper though.
Nice shot by Nowacki.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Nowacki, right into the meat.
Nice defenses there by Nowacki.
A nice inside leg kick there by Nowacki. That's going to slow Butcher down.
Butcher lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
Nowacki needs to keep his hands up - Butcher had a free shot at his head there.
Butcher throws a right hand that misses
and Nowacki counters with a nice low kick that buckles Butcher's knee momentarily.
A nice inside leg kick there by Nowacki. That's going to slow Butcher down.
Nowacki lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Butcher circles away quickly and effectively.
Butcher was looking to counter that move with a punch but didn't quite pull the trigger.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Herkules Nowacki will probably get the nod.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Nowacki slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.
Nowacki feints a counter leg kick.
Butcher misses with a left hand
and Nowacki counters with a body kick that brings a smile to the face of both fighters.
Butcher looks to score with a combo but nothing lands.
Nowacki lands a nice shot to the body.
Nowacki turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Nowacki lands a head shot.
Butcher moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.

Butcher gets tackled into the cage by Nowacki. Nowacki maintains the clinch.
Butcher scores with a nice hook to the head.
Nowacki tries a shoulder strike but it doesn't do any damage.
A frustrated look appears on Butcher's face as he tries to break the clinch.
Nowacki pushes off an throws an elbow but Butcher leans to the side and avoids it. We're back to clinching against the cage.
Butcher lands an uppercut.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Nowacki lands a hook that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.
Nowacki gets through Butcher's defenses to land a nice punch to the side of the head.
Butcher blocks the elbow strike.
A shot in the inside from Nowacki.

Butcher is rocked!

That's one minute gone in the round.
Nowacki presses Butcher against the cage and delivers a mid-strength body shot.
Nowacki taking a breather.
Nowacki misses with a short punch on the inside.
Nowacki digs a right hand into Butcher's ribs. Those have got to be taking their toll on Butcher's gas tank.
Nowacki misses with a hook to the ribs.
Butcher stays in close to his opponent and throws a right hand to the body.

Butcher's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
Nowacki misses with a head kick.
Butcher lands a jab to the nose.
Nowacki punishes Butcher's body with a nice straight punch.
Nowacki has used his reach advantage pretty well so far tonight.
Butcher takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Nowacki.
Nowacki's corner calls for a 1, 2 combination and Nowacki duly obliges.
Oh Butcher is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Nowacki lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!

Nowacki has Butcher up against the cage in a clinch.
Butcher seems to have got his legs back now.
Nowacki scores with an uppercut up the middle.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher blocks an elbow strike.
Herkules Nowacki seems to be working more effectively in the clinch in the fight so far.
Butcher's head jolts backwards as he takes an uppercut right on the button!
Butcher takes an elbow to the forehead.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Butcher throws a jab when Nowacki was well out of range.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Butcher digs a good body shot into Nowacki's ribs.
Butcher lands with a hook. Nowacki tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.
Butcher throws out a loose jab but Nowacki uses good head movement to avoid it.
Nowacki connects with a nice looking jab.
Nowacki checks a low kick. Bone on bone - not my idea of a good time.
And an attempted straight right on the counter from Nowacki! But no joy.
Herkules Nowacki seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Nowacki steps in with a hook that catches Butcher right on the chin and knocks him to the floor! Nowacki follows him down with more strikes and that's all she wrote! Butcher looks absolutely devastated.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:52 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Herkules Nowacki!
Our winner, Herkules Nowacki, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: MFN 155: Cidade Maravilhosa     
Date:   Nov 08, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Raijin Kage. Kage has chosen Gojira - Oroborus as his entrance music. Raijin Kage has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

174 cm
27
167 lbs
21 - 8 - 0
165 cm
26
162 lbs
12 - 3 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Lethal high kicks
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 21 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Raijin Kage!
The judges for this bout are Emerson Jorge, Leandro Rodrigues and Mauricio Rocha.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher checks a leg kick.
Butcher scores with a punch to the head.
Kage throws a nice inside leg kick.
Kage showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Butcher.
Kage lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
A good leg kick by Kage.
Kage tries to score a power double leg takedown but Butcher sees that one coming and sprawls well. That will dishearten Kage somewhat.
Butcher pivots, looking for a leg kick but Kage is out of range and Butcher settles back down.

Kage shoots in and gets a takedown into half guard. Kage showed some decent athleticism there.
Butcher tries to get to full guard but Kage has control of the leg.
Butcher has been talking about how he's improved his wrestling in the run up to the fight so let's see if that's enough to sway the balance.
Kage is looking to advance position but Butcher won't allow it.
Kage frees up his trapped foot and advances to mount.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher is trying to escape the mount.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Butcher gets back to half guard.
Butcher is working for an escape here. He's hooked one of Kage's legs and he's managed to sneak out and take Kage's back!
Kage tries to escape the position - he's now mounted. Is that better or worse? Hard to tell!
Kage is working to get back to half guard.
Butcher thowing strikes but they're hitting the gloves, not doing any damage.
Kage working to try and regain half guard.
Butcher unloads with some shots from mount but Kage bucks and avoids them well.
Butcher looking to control but Kage is working nicely, looking to advance position himself.
Kage blocking the ground and pound.
Butcher lands a couple of good shots and Kage has given up his back, trying to escape the position!
Butcher is trying to stick to Kage's back but Kage is turning into Butcher. He's managed to reverse the position - now he's in Butcher's guard. Polite applause from the crowd in appreciation of some nice Jiu Jitsu by Kage.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kage trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher wants to sweep here but Kage controlling him for the moment.
Kage trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher pulls Kage in close to his closed guard and prevents Kage from doing any damage or advancing position.
Kage slows down the pace of the fight for a moment. He'll need to remain active if he doesn't want to see the fight stood back up.
Kage tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.
Butcher controlling Kage's posture.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Kage tries to pass.
Butcher pulls Kage in close to prevent any damage.
Butcher is trying to keep Kage in close.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher trying to control the position here.
Kage won't allow Butcher to sweep him here.
Kage controls from within his opponent's guard.
Kage wants to pass the guard but Butcher is keeping the position.
Butcher utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Butcher has a closed guard, preventing anything of note from happening. Perhaps he's looking to stall.
We may be looking at a referee standup if the pace doesn't pick up soon.
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.

The referee has stepped in and called for a break in the action. We'll restart on the feet.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.
Kage shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Well. There's a bit of a lull in the action here and the crowd are starting to get restless.
Kage fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
Kage walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
The fighters circle momentarily. Butcher darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.

It looks like Raijin Kage has been cut.
Kage tries to score with a low kick but Butcher moves his leg out of the way.
Kage tries to work over Butcher's front leg with a kick but Butcher checks it.
Kage misses with an uppercut.
Butcher swings wildly with a couple of big hooks

and Kage counters with a nice double leg into guard.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Kage tries to pass.
Butcher seems keen to control Kage's posture.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Kage from controlling successfully.
Butcher trying to keep a closed guard but Kage is proving a slippery customer.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Kage tries to pass.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Raijin Kage will probably get the nod.
The cut man is working on Raijin Kage's cut.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Kage fails with a rather predictable takedown attempt.
Kage connects with a leg kick. Butcher looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Kage's shoulder, as Kage tries to avoid the shot.

Butcher gets caught flat footed, as Kage shoots in with a quick takedown into guard.
Kage in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
Kage working some ground and pound from guard but it's not doing any damage.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Kage from controlling successfully.
Kage preventing the sweep.
Butcher controlling Kage's posture.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Kage trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
Kage wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Kage tries to pass.
Kage has been the more effective fighter overall so far.
Butcher has Kage pulled in close to control his posture.
Kage scoring with punches to the head and body.
Raijin Kage has got the better of the ground game so far.
Kage stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Kage is in close to Butcher's body, working some short punches and elbows.
Kage being controlled here momentarily.
Kage advances to half guard.
In the pre-fight buildup videos we saw Kage working his ground and pound in the gym. He isn't landing a great percentage of his ground strikes so far though.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Butcher avoiding damage under a succession of punches from Kage.
Ground and pound from Kage.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Kage frees up his trapped foot and advances to mount.
Kage lands an elbow that was bordering on illegal but the referee lets it go with a warning.
Kage lands a heavy elbow.

Butcher is rocked!
Butcher is writhing around trying to get back to his feet.
Oh Butcher is still in real trouble! Will he be able to recover?!!
Kage has the superior BJJ but he's also working some ground strikes into his gameplan.
Butcher is trying to get to the cage to help him get back to his feet.
Butcher is writhing around trying to get back to his feet.
Kage content just to control the position here.
Kage lands a big elbow - Butcher is in trouble! More strikes from the mount and Butcher is forced to tap out!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:41 of round 2, we have a winner by way of Submission (Strikes). Raijin Kage!
Raijin Kage is the new lightweight champion!
During a confident post fight interview, Raijin Kage thanked all his fans. He seemed very genuine when describing how motivated his fans keep him.
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Event: MFN 142: Irenicus vs. Butcher     
Date:   Sep 24, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Jon Irenicus and Bobby Butcher. Irenicus comes to the cage accompanied by Shadows of Amn. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

178 cm
27
165 lbs
14 - 2 - 1
174 cm
27
167 lbs
20 - 8 - 0
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
World class boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 2 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Jon Irenicus!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 20 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are William Peck, Ian Loll and Robert Douchet.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
A nice leg kick lands there from Irenicus.
Irenicus misses with a hook. Butcher ducked under it nicely.
Jon Irenicus seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
A looping hook to the body misses from Butcher. Irenicus does a little dance to reset his feet.
Butcher throws a leg kick that misses.
Butcher takes a thudding leg kick, right into the meat of the thigh.
Butcher uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Irenicus.
Irenicus lands a jab to the nose.
A jab from Butcher finds it's way through Irenicus's defenses.

It looks like Jon Irenicus has been cut.
Irenicus moves into range and connects with a jab.
Irenicus moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Irenicus avoids them all with ease.
Irenicus is looking to score with low kicks.
Irenicus displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Butcher throws out the jab.
Irenicus moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Butcher swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher staying out of range there.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher throws a right hand that Irenicus ducks under and follows up with a left that Irenicus also avoids with ease.
Irenicus lands a beauty of a right hand that gets the crowd cheering.
A jab from Butcher misses.
Irenicus misses with a leg kick
and Irenicus takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Irenicus throws a solid leg kick but Butcher takes the impact on his shin and smiles at Irenicus.
Butcher misses with a looping left.
Butcher misses with a hook. Irenicus ducked under it nicely.
Irenicus connects with an inside leg kick.
A combination from Butcher does no damage.
The fighters circling - Butcher throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Irenicus, right into the meat.
Irenicus with a nice looking leg kick. You could hear that one land in a back row.
Jab from Butcher.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Irenicus keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Butcher.
Irenicus lands a head kick!
Irenicus gets off balance looking for a body kick
and Butcher counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Irenicus jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Irenicus bobbing and weaving, closes the distance and lands a hook to the side of Butcher's head.
Irenicus misses with a few strikes there.
Irenicus throws a jab when Butcher was well out of range.
Irenicus connects with a solid leg kick.

Butcher lands a left and a right that send Irenicus crashing to the mat, dazed. Butcher thinks about following him to the mat but decides to wave him back up to his feet!

Irenicus is rocked!
Butcher connects with a superb combination that knocks Irenicus out cold! The referee charges across the mat and tackles Butcher before he can land any more shots to the unconscious Irenicus!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:53 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher is the new lightweight champion!
After winning the bout, Bobby Butcher thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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Event: MFN 138: Sharp Objects     
Date:   Sep 10, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Mike Ross. Ross has chosen Neck of the Woods as his entrance music. Both fighters look fresh as a daisy as they make their way towards the cage.

174 cm
27
167 lbs
19 - 8 - 0
169 cm
27
163 lbs
18 - 5 - 1
Good wrestling
World class boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 19 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 5 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of New York, Mike Ross!
The judges for this bout are Elvis Blanc, Ian Loll and Trevor Gratis.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher stuffs the takedown attempt from Ross. Ross gets slowly back to his feet.
Butcher connects with a right hand. Ross shakes it off.
Ross throws a body kick but he was well out of range there.
Ross takes one on the chin but seems OK.
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Ross manages to avoid it.
Butcher takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Jab by Butcher.
Ross misses with a head kick.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Ross. Ross obviously looking to wear him down.
Ross misses with a body shot.
Mike Ross seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
A nice leg kick lands there from Ross.

Butcher drops Ross with a beautiful combination! Ross stares up at his opponent, who ushers him back to his feet - Butcher is looking for the KO!

Ross is rocked!

It looks like Mike Ross has been cut.
Butcher connects with a stiff jab that staggers Ross - oh and he follows up with a huge uppercut that knocks him out cold! Man, that was brutal!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:58 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
A very excited looking Bobby Butcher made sure he remembered to thank all the fans both in the arena and on the internet. He said all the coolest people spend all day on MMA websites, which got a big reaction.
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Event: MFN 129: Sunday Beatdown     
Date:   Aug 17, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between John Haigh and Bobby Butcher. I'm sure you'll be fascinated to know that I was talking to some pointless Z list celebrity before the fight and he thought that Bobby Butcher was going to win. Let's see if he was right.

170 cm
26
165 lbs
18 - 10 - 0
174 cm
26
167 lbs
18 - 8 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Granite chin
Good wrestler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, John Haigh!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 18 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Steve Smith, Robert Douchet and Dillan Fox.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Haigh misses the body punch
and Haigh takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Haigh looks to land a left hand but Butcher moved out of range nicely.

Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.
Butcher prevents a body shot from Haigh.
Butcher working on landing some head shots here - that one got through nicely.
Haigh lands a body shot.

Haigh gets the body lock takedown. After a quick scramble, Butcher regains guard.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Haigh stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
Butcher working a defensive guard here.
Butcher might have to switch it up a bit here because his efforts to control Haigh haven't been going to plan, at least at the current moment in time.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Haigh from controlling successfully.
Butcher is pulling down on Haigh's head to control his posture.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.

The ref stands the fighters back up. Bobby Butcher was stalling too much, according to the referee.
Haigh shoots in but no luck this time.
Haigh misses with a body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Haigh uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Haigh is out of range.
John Haigh seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher slips a straight right by Haigh.
Haigh throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Haigh throws a combination that misses
and Butcher connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Haigh throws a looping overhand right but Butcher ducks down to avoid it.
Butcher moves forwards but Haigh connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Haigh is looking to score with low kicks.
Haigh misses with a jab, cross combination.
Haigh uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Butcher is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
We've been hearing reports that Haigh has been drilling takedowns in recent sessions so let's see if that has an impact on the result of this fight.
Haigh thuds a left hand into Butcher's body.
Haigh scores with a hook to the body. Butcher takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher scores with the left hand. Haigh knows he should have avoided that one.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Haigh shoots in for a takedown - he's clinched up with Butcher but Butcher pushes him off and we're back to square one.
Haigh throws a nice looking combination but Butcher bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Butcher stuffs the takedown.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for John Haigh. That's going to take a lot out of him.
A telegraphed takedown attempt from Haigh is defended easily by Butcher.
Some bone on bone action there as Butcher checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Haigh will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
A jab from Butcher misses.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher fails to land with a series of punches.
Butcher avoids a punch combination nicely.
Haigh steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Haigh sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Haigh lunges in with swinging rights and lefts but Butcher circles away quickly and effectively.
Haigh shoots in for a takedown but Butcher shows good takedown defense there and keeps this one on the feet.
Haigh moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Butcher moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
Haigh swings for the body but Butcher moves out of range.

Haigh drops down and drives through with a powerful takedown into guard.
Both fighters really going for it on the ground here!
Haigh showing good wrestling skills to control the position.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Haigh preventing the sweep.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Haigh is controlling him.
Butcher pulls Haigh in close to prevent any damage.
Butcher is working from a closed guard but he's struggling to control his opponent.
The referee is pacing around the two fighters - he looks like he's thinking about a standup.

The ref calls for a clean break and stands the fighters back up. Bobby Butcher wasn't active enough on the ground.
Haigh uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Butcher.
Haigh fails to land the takedown.
Butcher gets his head snapped back by a nice shot there.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Haigh lunges in with an uppercut that skims his opponent's chin.
Haigh lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

John Haigh dominated that round.
That's the end of the interval. I'm sure that seemed a lot quicker than a minute for our two fighters! Back to the action.


Haigh shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and Butcher connects with a straight left hand counter down the middle.
Haigh throws a leg kick which misses Butcher's front leg but catches the back leg as Butcher tries to avoid it.
Butcher's corner calls for a 1, 2 combination and Butcher duly obliges.
Haigh fails to land with a series of punches.
Haigh misses the shot to the body.
Haigh walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Haigh tried to score with a low kick but Butcher checks it.
Butcher throws the left hand but Haigh avoids the punch easily.
Butcher feints a straight left to the body, then turns around with a flashy move and hits Haighs jaw with a dramatic spinning back fist!
Butcher throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Haigh.
Butcher might want to mix his strikes up a bit more. He's just going for head shots at the moment and that can become a bit predictable.
Haigh lands a lovely overhand right.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Haigh is looking to slow Butcher down with leg kicks.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Haigh chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Haigh shoots for a takedown but Butcher saw that one coming a mile off and avoided it easily.
Butcher fails to land with a series of punches.
Butcher moves forwards but Haigh connects with a nice, crisp jab.
Butcher on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Butcher misses with an uppercut
and Haigh counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Butcher keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Haigh fails with the takedown.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for John Haigh. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Haigh throws a decent looking leg kick but it doesn't land clean.
Haigh throws a body shot but no joy.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Haigh swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Haigh misses with a straight right.
A lazy left from Haigh finds it's target.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Haigh fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
No joy there for Butcher, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Haigh misses with a wild combination.
Butcher steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Haigh.
Haigh looks to land a body kick but Butcher moved away.
Decent striking displayed by Haigh there.
Haigh throws a leg kick but Butcher sees it coming and moves out of range.
Haigh tried to score with a low kick but Butcher checks it.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Jab from Butcher.
Haigh on the wrong end of a decent looking cross there.
Haigh misses with a hook.
Sloppy strikes from Haigh. Those never looked like landing.
Haigh looks for a takedown but Butcher sprawls well.
Haigh jabbing away but nothing is landing.
Haigh changes levels and looks for a double leg takedown. Butcher tries to avoid it but Haigh manages to keep hold of a leg and drag Butcher to the ground. Butcher escapes though and pops straight back up to his feet.
Haigh changes levels and scores with a jab to the body.
Butcher displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Haigh throws out the jab.

Haigh looking to shoot here. He's gone for it and he's landed a takedown into side control! Oh, that's bad for Butcher!
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
The fighters are starting to get a bit slippery now, which will make submissions a bit more difficult.
Haigh working away.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher tries to get back to half guard but can't.

Haigh thinks about going for a far side armbar but bails out and retains the dominant position instead.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Butcher is not content to let Haigh control the position.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Butcher struggling a bit here.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

John Haigh dominated that second round.
That's time! Haigh's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight. This is the final round!


A looping hook to the body misses from Haigh. Butcher does a little dance to reset his feet.
Butcher drops his hands momentarily and Haigh takes advantage with a crisp shot to the head.
Good shot there by Haigh.
Haigh fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
John Haigh is winning the standup battle so far.
Butcher is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Haigh looks to land a combination but Butcher avoids it well.
Haigh looks to score with a jab to the body but Butcher is just out of range.
Haigh is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Haigh throws a right hand that Butcher ducks under and follows up with a left that Butcher also avoids with ease.
Butcher dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Haigh throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Haigh misses with a right hand
and Butcher comes in over the top with a devastating right hand! Haigh stumbles back against the cage, looking to regain his senses but Butcher is on him like rabid pit bull! Haigh slumps to the ground under a storm of punches and this fight is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:06 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
A relieved looking Bobby Butcher thanked the fans for their support and gave the usual line about them being amazing. They seemed to believe that he actually meant it.
John Haigh was interviewed post fight and said 'Vittu saatana!!'.
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Event: MFN 121: Zietsch vs. Borocop     
Date:   Jul 30, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Olivier Levasseur. I'm sure you'll be fascinated to know that I was talking to some pointless Z list celebrity before the fight and he thought that Olivier Levasseur was going to win. Let's see if he was right.

174 cm
26
167 lbs
17 - 8 - 0
176 cm
26
169 lbs
12 - 10 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Decent boxing
Good gas tank

Fury Nutrition Inc.
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Fury Nutrition Inc.



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Olivier Levasseur!
The judges for this bout are Steve Smith, Alec Ball and William Peck.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Levasseur fails with a takedown attempt from distance.
We can't be sure of the tactics at this early stage but we have heard that Levasseur has been working on his takedowns a lot in the buildup to the fight and we can only assume he's going to look to take this to the mat.
Butcher defends well against a solid takedown attempt from Levasseur.
Levasseur shoots in looking for a takedown but Butcher manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Levasseur's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
Bobby Butcher has stuffed three takedown attempts in the round now. That's going to take a lot out of Olivier Levasseur.
Butcher lands with an uppercut that bounces Levasseur off the cage and back into range.
Butcher moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
Nice shot by Butcher.
Butcher lands a lovely overhand right.
Butcher punishes Levasseur's body with a nice straight punch.
Levasseur tries for a takedown but Butcher sees it coming a mile off and avoids it easily.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Butcher leaves Levasseur with his face pressed against the mat as he sprawls beautifully, defending against a solid takedown attempt.
Levasseur fails with the takedown.
Butcher scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.

Levasseur is rocked!
Butcher throws a left jab followed by a right to the body, Oh Levasseur colapses and takes a barrage of punches from Butcher as he moves to mount! the ref stops the fight and Levasseur is left battered and dazed whilst Butcher and his camp cheer!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:57 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
Our winner, Bobby Butcher, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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Event: MFN 114: Wagner vs. Dogu     
Date:   Jul 05, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Jan Olov Hermansson. Hermansson has chosen Rammstein - Ich Will! as his entrance music. Jan Olov Hermansson is staring across the cage at his opponent, tweaking his nipples.

174 cm
26
167 lbs
17 - 7 - 0
178 cm
30
158 lbs
15 - 9 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Olympic wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

Fury Nutrition Inc.
{R.W} Four Aces Nutrition

Fury Nutrition Inc.



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 9 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Jan Olov Hermansson!
The judges for this bout are Dillan Fox, Yves DeLean and Steve Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Hermansson shoots in for a takedown but doesn't get it.
Hermansson defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.
Hermansson dodges the punch combination from Butcher.

Butcher gets caught on his heels momentarily as he allows Hermansson to score an easy takedown into full guard.
The referee looks like he's ready to step in and stand the fighters back up.
Hermansson trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
We've been hearing good reports from Butcher's training camp. Apparently he has been rolling around with some good quality BJJ practitioners and has been sharpening his skills. Let's see if that has an impact on the fight today.
Butcher is pulling down on Hermansson's head. It's preventing any offense from Hermansson, at least for the moment.
Hermansson trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher working a defensive guard but Hermansson passes into half guard.
Butcher is trying to stand back up but Hermansson is controlling him

Hermansson is working for a submission of some sort.

Hermansson seems to be looking for submissions.
Butcher keeping control of the leg, stopping his opponent passing to mount.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Hermansson seems to be working for a kimura but Butcher defends the submission attempt.
Hermansson is trying to control. Butcher wants to improve his position but can't escape this time.
Hermansson slows the pace down in half guard.
Both fighters really going for it on the ground here!
Butcher has hold of Hermansson's hands but Hermansson slips his arm to the side and lands an elbow.

Hermansson is working for a submission here. He's got hold of the far side arm and he's looking for a kimura. He's cranking on the arm and he's got it! Butcher is tapping out! Ouch, that looked like it hurt!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:47 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Kimura). Jan Olov Hermansson!
Jan Olov Hermansson thanked the fans post fight for their support.
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Event: MFN 104: Taphorn vs. The Chef     
Date:   May 31, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Wolfram Stelzer. Stelzer has chosen Satyricon - K.I.N.G. as his entrance music. Wolfram Stelzer has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Bobby Butcher's chin.

174 cm
26
167 lbs
17 - 6 - 0
192 cm
24
168 lbs
8 - 3 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

{R.W} Four Aces Nutrition
Fury Nutrition Inc.

Fury Nutrition Inc.



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Wolfram Stelzer!
The judges for this bout are Dillan Fox, Yves DeLean and Steve Smith.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher lands with a hook. Stelzer tried to avoid it but it clipped the top of his head.

It looks like Wolfram Stelzer has been cut.
Stelzer wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Stelzer blocks a jab.
Butcher throws a right and a left that both miss.
Butcher rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Stelzer moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Butcher steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Stelzer.
Butcher staying out of range there.
Butcher throws a looping overhand right but Stelzer ducks down to avoid it.
Stelzer throws a hook but Butcher avoids it easily.
Butcher slips under a jab.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Stelzer.
Butcher paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Stelzer moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Butcher fails to land with a series of punches.
Stelzer throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Butcher counters with a straight punch to the midsection.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Stelzer just misses with a punch to the body.
Butcher clobbers Stelzer with an overhand right that has the crowd gasping. That made a horrendous noise.
Wow, both these guys are really going for it!
Stelzer displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Butcher throws out the jab.
Butcher steps to the side to avoid the strikes from Stelzer.
Butcher scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
A slow jab from Stelzer misses its intended target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Stelzer punishes Butcher's body with a nice straight punch.
Butcher jabs away that one connects to the head of his opponent.
Stelzer throws out a loose jab but Butcher uses good head movement to avoid it.
Stelzer moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Stelzer swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Butcher scores with a sloppy punch to the body. Not much technique there but it did the business.

Stelzer drops Butcher with a nice combination! Stelzer dives into Butcher's guard, looking to finish!

It looks like Bobby Butcher has been cut.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Stelzer being controlled here momentarily.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Stelzer from controlling successfully.
Butcher tries to land a sweep but no joy.
There's a bit of a scramble here and now Butcher is on top in guard.
Butcher stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Stelzer swivels though and keeps the full guard.

Stelzer had isolated an arm as going for a kimura. Butcher defends it easily.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Stelzer looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
Butcher in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
Butcher throws a big right hand that misses.

Stelzer throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Stelzer seems keen to control rather than go for a submission, at least for now.
Butcher stopping the sweep attempt from Stelzer.

Stelzer looking for submissions from the bottom here. Moving his hips around, possibly looking for an armbar.
The fighters are starting to get a bit slippery now, which will make submissions a bit more difficult.
Butcher preventing the sweep.
Stelzer working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Butcher.
Stelzer has been taking part in the yoga sessions down at Facebreaker Academy : Striking. Presumably he's going to look for a slick submission... Or maybe he's looking to avoid one.
Butcher stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Stelzer swivels though and keeps the full guard.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher postures up to throw the ground and pound strikes but they don't connect.

Stelzer is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Stelzer throwing his legs up looking for a triangle.
Butcher working some ground and pound from guard but it's not doing any damage.
Butcher postures up in Stelzer's guard and throws a big left but Stelzer blocks it.
Stelzer keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.

Butcher avoids a guillotine attempt easily.
Butcher pressing down on his opponent's thigh, looking to pass guard. Stelzer is keeping the position for now.
Both fighters really going for it on the ground here!
Hammerfist, elbow! yells Butcher's corner. There ya go! There ya go!
Butcher postures up in Stelzer's guard and throws a big left but Stelzer blocks it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

Stelzer is active off his back here, looking for submissions.
Stelzer working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Butcher.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher throwing strikes from guard but Stelzer blocks nicely.
Butcher has to be careful here, sitting in the guard of a superior BJJ player.
Butcher in full guard, throwing the ground and pound. No damage this time.
Stelzer avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
Stelzer keeping moving, preventing Butcher from controlling successfully.
Butcher working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Stelzer's head.

Stelzer is working for submissions here. He's thrown up his legs looking for a triangle but Butcher frees his head nicely. Oh but Stelzer has switched to an armbar! Butcher is tapping furiously! Lovely submission there!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:51 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Triangle Armbar). Wolfram Stelzer!
Wolfram Stelzer bigged himself up after the win. The crowd seemed to love it.
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Event: MFN 95: Butcher vs. The Chef     
Date:   Apr 30, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Raekwon The Chef. The Chef has chosen C.R.E.A.M. - Wu Tang Clan as his entrance music. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

174 cm
25
167 lbs
17 - 5 - 0
172 cm
26
164 lbs
15 - 3 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

Fury Nutrition Inc.

Backyard Fighting



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Hilo, Raekwon The Chef!
The judges for this bout are Ian Loll, Alec Ball and Dillan Fox.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
The Chef misses with a low kick.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher throws a combination that misses
and The Chef makes the exchange count by landing a cracking kick to the body. Butcher really felt that one!
Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Butcher misses with a jab to the body
enabling The Chef to counter with a crisp jab.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from The Chef.
We've been informed that The Chef has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
Butcher misses with an uppercut. The Chef saw that one coming.
Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but The Chef is just out of range.
We've been told by Butcher's head coaches at The Jungle Elite MMA that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
The Chef lands a kick to the ribs of his opponent. Nice work there - in and out in a flash.
Butcher misses with a looping left.
A punch combination from Butcher misses.

The Chef clinches up against the cage.
The Chef lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.

Butcher breaks from the clinch.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Butcher cracks The Chef with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but The Chef is just out of range.
Butcher blocks the body kick.
Butcher will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Butcher takes a kick to the body and keeps moving.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher misses with a double jab
and The Chef counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
The Chef moves into range and lands a nice leg kick.

The Chef waves his right hand out in front of him, looking to distract Butcher. Oh, he's unloaded a beast of a left hand - it worked! He's dropped Butcher to the canvas! Can he finish him!?

Butcher is rocked!
This has been an exciting period of action!
The Chef is pushing down on Butcher's leg trying to pass to half guard. Butcher is fighting to maintain full guard but The Chef has managed to sneak the leg through.
Oh Butcher is still in real trouble! Will he be able to recover?!!
The Chef lands a big elbow from half guard. That looks like it's hurt Butcher quite badly. Butcher pulls The Chef in close trying to recover. The Chef postures up and lands two really hard shots that put Butcher on queer street! The ref takes a look and decides to call an end to the fight! Possibly an early stoppage but Butcher doesn't seem to be complaining too much.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:43 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Raekwon The Chef!
Post fight, Raekwon The Chef stared into the camera and said 'Wu Tang fuh evah!'.
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Event: MFN 90: Butcher vs Steroidi Jr     
Date:   Apr 12, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Anabolinen Steroidi Jr. The crowd seem to be enjoying Steroidi Jr's choice of entrance music: Light Year - Sex Education . Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

174 cm
25
167 lbs
17 - 4 - 0
177 cm
24
166 lbs
16 - 3 - 1
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Lethal high kicks
Granite chin

Fury Nutrition Inc.

Perkele!



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 17 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Anabolinen Steroidi Jr!
The judges for this bout are Elvis Blanc, Steve Smith and Yves DeLean.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher connects with the punch.

It looks like Anabolinen Steroidi Jr has been cut.
A punch combination from Butcher misses.
Steroidi Jr misses the jab.
Butcher throws a jab when Steroidi Jr was well out of range.
Butcher paws at his opponent with the jab and then lunges in with a straight, right on the button.
Butcher just misses with a punch to the body.
Steroidi Jr throws the kick towards the body but Butcher avoids it.
The fighters circle momentarily. Butcher darts into range and connects with a nice straight punch.
Steroidi Jr will need to close the distance a bit before he attacks - that leg kick was thrown from too far away.
Steroidi Jr throws a shot from downtown. Butcher moves away and avoids it.
A telegraphed right hand from Steroidi Jr misses the target.
Butcher takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
Steroidi Jr throws a body kick but he wasn't in range.
No joy there for Butcher, who threw a few shots but didn't land.
Butcher throws a lazy right hand but Steroidi Jr sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher takes a swing at Steroidi Jr's ribcage but misses.
Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Steroidi Jr showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Butcher.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Butcher throws a right hand that Steroidi Jr ducks under and follows up with a left that Steroidi Jr also avoids with ease.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Steroidi Jr slips under a jab from Butcher.
Butcher avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Butcher throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
Steroidi Jr thows a body shot but no joy.
Butcher staying out of range there.
Butcher falls off balance throwing a combination

and Steroidi Jr counters with a takedown into side control! That could mean trouble for Butcher!
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.

Steroidi Jr tries for an arm triangle. That looks pretty tight to me. Is this one over!?! Possibly, maybe, no Steroidi Jr has let go of the choke. Obviously it wasn't as tight as we thought!
Steroidi Jr is looking to take a break and control but Butcher is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
We've been hearing good reports from Butcher's training camp. Apparently he has been rolling around with some good quality BJJ practitioners and has been sharpening his skills. Let's see if that has an impact on the fight today.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Butcher is positioning himself to get back to half guard.
Steroidi Jr looking to punish the body of his opponent here but Butcher is avoiding damage well.
Steroidi Jr has the superior BJJ but he's also working some ground strikes into his gameplan.
Butcher is trying to improve his position.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Steroidi Jr throws a strike aimed at the side of Butcher's head but Butcher avoids it well.
Steroidi Jr cracks Butcher with a big right hand but Butcher just smiles back at him and invites him to have another go.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher tries to buck Steroidi Jr off but Steroidi Jr is having none of it.
Steroidi Jr in side control, trying to ground and pound but not landing this time.
Steroidi Jr wants to lay and pray for a moment but Butcher keeps working.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Butcher takes a couple of big shots there - the referee warns him that he has to defend himself better.
Butcher takes a nasty elbow to the side of the head.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom here.
Steroidi Jr trying to control the position but Butcher is working away.
Butcher wants to control but Steroidi Jr postures up.
Butcher is not content to let Steroidi Jr control the position.

Steroidi Jr is trying to land an Americana. He has the arm isolated but Butcher is keeping cool and he's avoided the danger for now.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Steroidi Jr wants to control but Butcher is keeping him busy.
Butcher is trying to get back to half guard.
Steroidi Jr fails to land a wild elbow strike.
Steroidi Jr working the head and body with strikes.
Butcher is not content to let Steroidi Jr control the position.
Butcher is trying to control Steroidi Jr's posture but Steroidi Jr avoids it.
Butcher knows he needs to get back to his feet asap. He's simply no match for Steroidi Jr on the ground.
Butcher trying to remain calm as Steroidi Jr controls from the top position.
Steroidi Jr wants to control but Butcher is keeping him busy.
Steroidi Jr in side control lands a nice looking series of punches and elbows.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher defending against the ground and pound.
Butcher is looking to regain half guard here but Steroidi Jr keeps moving and retains side control.

Steroidi Jr is looking for a kimura. He might have it! No, Butcher has escaped the position, nice work there.
Steroidi Jr postures up a little and throws a couple of hammerfists but they don't connect properly.
Butcher tries to improve position but can't.
Steroidi Jr is looking to take a break and control but Butcher is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.
This has been an exciting period of action!
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Steroidi Jr is putting a hurting on Butcher here, landing some big shots from side control.
Butcher wants to control but Steroidi Jr postures up.
Steroidi Jr wants to lay and pray for a moment but Butcher keeps working.
Butcher isn't going anywhere.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Anabolinen Steroidi Jr dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Anabolinen Steroidi Jr's cut.
That's time! Butcher's corner gives him a slap on the ass as he gets ready to fight.


Steroidi Jr ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Steroidi Jr's shoulder, as Steroidi Jr tries to avoid the shot.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Butcher closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Steroidi Jr connects with a right hand. Butcher shakes it off.
Butcher misses with a looping right.
A big left from Butcher misses.
Steroidi Jr ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Steroidi Jr fakes a head shot and lands one to the body.
Butcher misses with a hook.
Butcher throws a nice looking combination but Steroidi Jr bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Steroidi Jr walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
Butcher throws a right hand that Steroidi Jr ducks under and follows up with a left that Steroidi Jr also avoids with ease.
Butcher drops his hands and takes a jab to the jaw for his troubles.
Butcher scores with a nice right hand.
Butcher keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Steroidi Jr moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher takes one to the side of the head.
Butcher tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Steroidi Jr was well out of range. Poor timing from Butcher.
Butcher blocks a low kick nicely.
Butcher misses with a few strikes there.
Steroidi Jr lands three nice shots there - that looked like it hurt!
Butcher jabs at Steroidi Jr's body.
Steroidi Jr cracks Butcher with a nice right hand that draws applause from the crowd.
Steroidi Jr throws a body kick that misses.
Steroidi Jr fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Steroidi Jr digs a good hook to Butcher's body.
Steroidi Jr showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Butcher.
Butcher takes a jab right on the kisser.
Steroidi Jr shoots in for a takedown - he's clinched up with Butcher but Butcher pushes him off and we're back to square one.
Steroidi Jr uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Butcher misses with a straight left.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Steroidi Jr needs to keep his hands up - Butcher had a free shot at his head there.
Steroidi Jr throws a leg kick which misses Butcher's front leg but catches the back leg as Butcher tries to avoid it.
Butcher lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Steroidi Jr fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Bobby Butcher is winning the standup battle so far.
Butcher comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Steroidi Jr dips down and scores with a jab to the body.
Steroidi Jr misses with an attempted mid kick.
Steroidi Jr moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
Steroidi Jr missing with a left hand there. Butcher was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Butcher scores with a one two! Steroidi Jr had his feet all tangled up there and couldn't avoid the strikes.
Steroidi Jr looks to score with a jab to the body but Butcher is just out of range.
Steroidi Jr misses with a body kick.
Steroidi Jr with a hook.
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Steroidi Jr's shoulder, as Steroidi Jr tries to avoid the shot.
Butcher throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Steroidi Jr blocks a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher thows a left - swing and a miss!
Butcher dips to his left and cracks Steroidi Jr with an uppercut!
Butcher misses with a looping left.
Butcher will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Steroidi Jr is out of range.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Steroidi Jr.
Butcher works over Steroidi Jr's head and body with a nice combination.
Steroidi Jr throws a quick inside leg kick.
Steroidi Jr slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.

Steroidi Jr shoots in and bounces Butcher off the cage to secure the takedown into guard.
Butcher pulls Steroidi Jr in close to prevent any damage.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Steroidi Jr trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
Steroidi Jr working in close now, lands a nice elbow to the side of Butcher's head.
Butcher is trying to keep Steroidi Jr in close.
Steroidi Jr trying to land body shots but he keeps hitting the mat.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Steroidi Jr tries to pass.
Butcher managing to control the position.
It looks like the ref is thinking about a standup.
Steroidi Jr throwing strikes from guard but Butcher blocks nicely.
Butcher avoiding any damage from the ground and pound.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Steroidi Jr trying to land body shots but he keeps hitting the mat.
Anabolinen Steroidi Jr has got the better of the ground game so far.
Steroidi Jr controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling.
Butcher looking for a sweep. Not yet Butcher, not yet.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

A close second round but Anabolinen Steroidi Jr will probably get the nod - 10:9.
The cut man is working on Anabolinen Steroidi Jr's cut.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Butcher ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Butcher connects nicely with a jab. Noted by the judges no doubt.
Steroidi Jr defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.
Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Steroidi Jr bobs and weaves and then throws a good body kick.
Steroidi Jr misses with a hook.
Butcher throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Butcher avoids the body shot from Steroidi Jr.
Butcher's corner calls for a 1, 2 combination and Butcher duly obliges.
Steroidi Jr chopping away at his opponent's legs.
Steroidi Jr lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Nice jab there from Steroidi Jr.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Steroidi Jr has been working his punching technique in the buildup to the fight and it appears to be paying off.
Butcher is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Jab by Steroidi Jr.
Butcher shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Steroidi Jr.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Steroidi Jr gets a double leg takedown into Butcher's guard.
Butcher utilising some decent striking defenses from the guard, preventing the ground and pound.
Butcher looking for a sweep. Not yet Butcher, not yet.
Steroidi Jr slows down the pace of the fight for a moment. He'll need to remain active if he doesn't want to see the fight stood back up.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Steroidi Jr from controlling successfully.
Butcher looking to sweep here. No luck so far.
Steroidi Jr tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.
Steroidi Jr postures up in Butcher's guard and throws a big left but Butcher blocks it.
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.

Well, the referee has seen enough. Neither fighter is active enough on the ground so he's stood them back up.
Butcher takes a big uppercut there. He seems a bit wobbly but no, he's OK.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Steroidi Jr works Butcher's body with a nice hook.
Butcher misses the shot to the body.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Butcher falls off balance throwing a combination

so Steroidi Jr counters with a double leg into guard. Good agility.
Steroidi Jr trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Steroidi Jr postures up.
Butcher looking to hit a scissor sweep but Steroidi Jr is one step ahead there.
Butcher working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Steroidi Jr.
Steroidi Jr postures up.
Steroidi Jr is working the ground and pound from guard. He might want to try advancing position though to get more of an impact.
Butcher is working an open guard here, looking to improve his position. No doubt that will leave him open to counters but at least he's being more offensive.
Steroidi Jr postures up and lands a big shot to Butcher's brow.

Butcher is rocked!
Steroidi Jr lands a couple of digs.
Oh Butcher is still in real trouble! Will he be able to recover?!!

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Steroidi Jr tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.
Steroidi Jr slips effortlessly into side control - very nice.

Steroidi Jr tries for a kimura. Not really close to a finish though.
You can see the frustration on Butcher's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.
Steroidi Jr working the head with strikes.
Steroidi Jr lands a strong strike to the head of Butcher. That's dazed him! Steroidi Jr looking to finish here. Butcher is waving his arms around trying to block but he's hurt badly - Steroidi Jr lands more strikes and the referee steps in to end the fight!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 3:36 of round 3, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Anabolinen Steroidi Jr!
Anabolinen Steroidi Jr is the new lightweight champion!
Anabolinen Steroidi Jr decided to call for a title shot in his post fight interview, which was very strange given the fact this fight was for a title and he's already the champion. I guess that's what getting punched in the head does for you.
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Event: MFN 80: Montana vs. Butcher     
Date:   Mar 08, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Tony Montana and Bobby Butcher. Montana's ring entrance music is that housewives' favourite, Push it to the Limit. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

176 cm
24
163 lbs
11 - 1 - 0
174 cm
25
167 lbs
16 - 4 - 0
Abu Dhabi Champ
Excellent boxer
Insanely flexible
Good wrestler
Good low kicks
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, Tony Montana!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Elvis Blanc, Alec Ball and Yves DeLean.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Montana stalks Butcher and leaps in with a furious combination of punches. Uppercuts and crosses smash into Butcher's face. Butcher staggers backwards, shaken.
Butcher on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Montana throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Montana jabs Butcher to the body, keeping him at a distance.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Montana fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Montana connects with a crisp jab.
Butcher moves away from the strike by Montana.
Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Butcher misses with a double jab.
A slow jab from Montana misses its intended target.
Montana looks to have improved his striking defense since last time we saw him fight.
A telegraphed right hand from Butcher misses the target.
Butcher throws the left hand but Montana avoids the punch easily.
Montana misses with a body shot.
Montana defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.
Nice jab there from Montana.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Montana takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Montana blocks a jab.
Butcher moves into range and connects with a jab.
Butcher moves into range and connects with a jab.
Butcher works the jab nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Montana fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Butcher dips to his left and cracks Montana with an uppercut!
Butcher moves out of range of the strikes.
Montana throws a series of punches but Butcher moves out of range.
Montana lands a nice looking body shot.
Butcher throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Montana.
Butcher lands a nice shot to the body.
Butcher swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
A punch combination from Butcher misses.
Montana lands with a shot to the body.
Butcher throws a one two combo.
Butcher throws a hook but Montana blocks it.
Butcher scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Montana doesn't seem bothered though.
Butcher moves into range and connects with a jab.

Montana is rocked!
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Montana is starting to get sloppy and is letting his hands down. Butcher just took advantage and landed a stinging jab. Oh! Now a right hook, right on the button! Montana has gone limp and this one is over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:58 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher is the new lightweight champion!
A relieved looking Bobby Butcher thanked the fans for their support and gave the usual line about them being amazing. They seemed to believe that he actually meant it.
In defeat, Tony Montana stepped up to the mic, saying 'The Butcher is one bad boy...I will come up with a plan and make a move on the gold again. You better believe that Chico!'.
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Event: MFN 69: Crank It Up     
Date:   Jan 25, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between BJ McGobblecock and Bobby Butcher. Bobby Butcher will no doubt be trying to keep this one on the feet, where he has a distinct advantage.

172 cm
29
165 lbs
11 - 4 - 0
174 cm
24
167 lbs
15 - 4 - 0
Good wrestling
Solid boxing
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Montreal, BJ McGobblecock!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Trevor Gratis, Steve Smith and Alec Ball.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
A big left from McGobblecock misses.
Butcher lands a nice looking body shot.
McGobblecock throws a hook but Butcher avoids it easily.
McGobblecock moves his head to the side to avoid a jab but walks straight into a cross.
McGobblecock slips under a jab from Butcher.
We've been informed that Butcher has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
McGobblecock needs to keep his hands up - Butcher had a free shot at his head there.
Danga de danga de dang - Butcher scores with a four punch combination!

McGobblecock is rocked!
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
McGobblecock lands a jab followed by a nice looking cross.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
McGobblecock fails to land with a series of punches.
A combination from Butcher does no damage.
Butcher closes the distance and lands a one-two.
Oh McGobblecock is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
We've been hearing reports that McGobblecock has been drilling takedowns in recent sessions so let's see if that has an impact on the result of this fight.
McGobblecock throws a series of punches but Butcher moves out of range.
McGobblecock throws a wild combination but nothing lands.
McGobblecock throws a series of punches but Butcher moves out of range.
McGobblecock seems to have got his legs back now.
Butcher misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher blocks a low kick nicely.
McGobblecock takes one on the chin but keeps coming.
McGobblecock throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Nice uppercut lands for Butcher. That snapped McGobblecock's head back.
Butcher misses with a wild combination.
McGobblecock uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Butcher.
Butcher misses the jab.
Butcher scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. McGobblecock doesn't seem bothered though.
Butcher swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by McGobblecock.
Butcher connects with a nice cross there... McGobblecock is looking wobbly and Butcher recognises it - he's rushed in and lands two more brutal shots that send McGobblecock to the canvas, out cold! A brutal finish to the fight - Butcher jumps onto the cage to celebrate with the crowd!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:37 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher thanked the fans post fight for their support.
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Event: SFL 71 Stanley vs Karwoski 2     
Date:   Jan 04, 2014

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Tyrion Lannister and Bobby Butcher. Both fighters really staring each other down here, as Bobby Butcher enters the cage!

170 cm
23
143 lbs
10 - 1 - 0
174 cm
24
167 lbs
15 - 3 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Granite chin
Good wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

Conquer

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Tyrion Lannister!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 15 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Valeri Chadov, Viktor Lagutenko and Aleksei Zolotukhin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher misses with the combination.
A shot to the liver by Butcher. Beautiful body shot.
Lannister feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Butcher's calf.
Lannister throws a leg kick
and Lannister takes a counter punch right on the button for his troubles.
Lannister thumps Butcher with a low kick.
We've been informed that Butcher has been sparring a lot of Muay Thai in the buildup to this fight so let's see if that has an impact on the result.
A jab from Lannister misses.
A jab from Butcher misses.
Good work by Butcher as he checks the leg kick.
Lannister takes a shot to the eye socket. That's gotta hurt.
A swing and a miss from Lannister.
We've been told by Lannister's head coaches at Supremacy of Self- Pit Inc. that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
Lannister scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Butcher keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Lannister connects with a slap. Keep your fist closed son.
Butcher throws a shot from downtown. Lannister moves away and avoids it.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Lannister fakes and then throws a beautiful body shot. Butcher looks a bit winded and takes a step backwards to take a breath.
Lannister shoots for a double leg takedown but Butcher sprawls well. He's pushed Lannister's face into the mat and manages to get back to his feet relatively easily.
Butcher takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Lannister's shoulder, as Lannister tries to avoid the shot.
Lannister swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lannister throws a sloppy body shot
and Butcher counters with a nice uppercut.
A really sloppy takedown attempt there from Lannister.
Lannister shoots in looking for a takedown but Butcher manages to keep the fight standing, pushing Lannister's face into the canvas for good measure before circling away.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tyrion Lannister. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Lannister staying out of range there.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lannister.
Butcher feints a jab promting Lannister to slip. Butcher then demonstrates his capabilities by jabbing again. Lannister slips again and ducks right into an uppercut.
Butcher throws a nice looking combination but Lannister bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Lannister scores with a slapping inside leg kick.
Lannister swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Butcher missing with a left hand there. Lannister was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Butcher misses with a double jab.
Butcher scores with a jab to the head.
Jab by Butcher.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Lannister moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
A big right from Butcher misses.
Lannister buckles his opponent's knee momentarily with a nice leg kick.
Lannister goes for a double leg but Butcher avoids the attempt and the two fighters end up clinched against the cage as Butcher continues to drive forward.
Lannister blocks an uppercut.
A quick uppercut on the inside from Butcher.
Butcher has a couple of punches blocked by Lannister.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Lannister slips under a jab from Butcher.
Lannister scores with a punch to the gut of his opponent.
Lannister lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Butcher misses with a left hand

and Lannister counters with a takedown into side control.
The referee wants the fighters to be more active or he's going to reset them on the feet.
Butcher stops Lannister from passing to mount.
Butcher manages to land a sweep and he's now on top! Lovely Jiu Jitsu!
Lannister wants to control but Butcher is keeping busy.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher thows a wild elbow that connects with the canvas.

Lannister actively working from the bottom here.
Lannister blocking the ground and pound attempt from Butcher.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher thows a wild elbow that connects with the canvas.
Butcher tries to pass to full mount but Lannister defends it.
Lannister tries to get to full guard but Butcher has control of the leg.
Lannister trying to control but Butcher postures up.

Lannister looking to work for a kimura from the bottom.
Butcher throws a strike but Lannister avoids it easily and moves to full guard.

Lannister looking for submissions off his back, moving his hips, looking for an opening.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throws an elbow that misses. Lannister uses the momentum to reverse the position. He's now in Butcher's guard. Nice move by Lannister!
Butcher looking for a sweep. Not yet Butcher, not yet.
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Butcher seems keen to control rather than go for a submission, at least for now.
Butcher really doesn't want to stay on the ground with Lannister. If he can't get it back to his feet, it's only a matter of time before he'll be tapping out.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Lannister throwing strikes but missing.
Butcher is trying to keep Lannister in close.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
A real slowdown in the pace of the fight for a moment, as Butcher holds on and takes a little breather.

The ref stands the fighters back up, due to lack of action by Bobby Butcher.
Lannister connects with a crisp jab.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

A close round but Bobby Butcher will probably get the nod.
The minute break is over - no more time for sponges and pep talks - back to the action!


Some bone on bone action there as Butcher checks a low kick. Luckily it wasn't a particularly hard one.
Butcher tests Lannister's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Lannister on the wrong end of a nice jab.
Butcher misses with a body shot.
Lannister swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Butcher throws a left and a right that both miss

and Lannister counters with a nice single leg takedown and he's in Butcher's guard now.
Lannister preventing the sweep.
Lannister with a nice head shot there.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Butcher looking for a sweep. Not yet Butcher, not yet.
Lannister working from the guard for now, landing some ground and pound.
Butcher wants to sweep but no luck.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Lannister from controlling successfully.
Butcher working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Lannister.
Lannister controls from within his opponent's guard.
Butcher wants to control here, rather than go for any submissions from the bottom. At least for now.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lannister loading up with the ground and pound but he's missing more than he's landing in this flurry.
Lannister trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Butcher trying to control the position.
The referee is pacing around the two fighters - he looks like he's thinking about a standup.
Butcher pulls Lannister in close to prevent any damage.

OK we're going to have a standup here. Bobby Butcher hasn't been effective enough on the ground and the referee wants a restart.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Lannister moves out of range.
Butcher on the wrong end of a vicious looking body shot.
Butcher takes a shot right to the liver - Bas would have been proud of that punch.
Lannister is looking to wear down Butcher with body shots, infact he's throwing more body shots than head shots at the moment.
Lannister lands a nice looking body shot.
Lannister attempts a leg kick but it's missed by a good margin.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Lannister lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Butcher at a distance.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lannister slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.
Bobby Butcher seems to be getting the better of the standup.
Lannister takes a solid shot to the body. That one hurt him but he's trying not to show it.
Butcher comes forward and lands a shot to the body, then darts back out of range.
Butcher lands a jab to the nose.
Lannister keeping his hands up high there, blocking the jab from Butcher.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Lannister walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Lannister.
Lannister lands with a good body shot.
Bobby Butcher is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.
A left lands for Butcher.
Lannister avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Lannister fakes a head punch and goes low to the body. Nicely done.
Lannister tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Butcher was well out of range. Poor timing from Lannister.
Butcher looks to land a combination but Lannister avoids it well.
Lannister lands with a good body shot.
Lannister just misses with a punch to the body.

Lannister fakes an overhand right and shoots for a takedown. Butcher sprawls well initially but Lannister persists and gets the takedown into half guard.
Butcher keeping his head moving to avoid the ground and pound.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Lannister prevents Butcher from standing back up.
Lannister passes the guard and advances to mount!
The crowd growing excited in anticipation of a finish here! Right on cue, Lannister cracks his opponent with a massive right hand that draws loud cheers!
Lannister wants to control the pace but Butcher is squirming around nicely.
Butcher is desperately trying to improve his position but Lannister has a good base and remains in mount.
It really doesn't seem like the step up in weight is hurting Lannister here at all. He's more than holding his own against the bigger man.
Lannister putting on the heat here with some good ground and pound!
Butcher doing his best to control the position. Can he escape?
Lannister trying to control but he's not successful this time.
Lannister avoids the attempt from Butcher to control.
Butcher holds on for dear life, controlling Lannister's posture momentarily.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lannister postures up and cracks his opponent a couple of times before moving back into close ground control. Butcher looks a forlorn figure.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Lannister sitting in mount, just looking to control for the moment.
Lannister lands with some strikes.
Butcher is trying to escape the mount.
Lannister fakes a shot to the body and cracks his opponent in the head. Nice ground and pound there!
Tyrion Lannister overall seems to be getting the better of the ground position in the fight so far.
Butcher tries to hold on but Lannister pushes him away.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Butcher holds on, trying desperately to control.
Lannister lands a heavy elbow.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Tyrion Lannister dominated that second round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Lannister lands with a shot to the body.
Lannister throws a quick inside leg kick.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Lannister, right into the meat.
Butcher throws a poor cross that misses

and Lannister counters with a takedown into side control.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Butcher tries to bench press Lannister off him but Lannister keeps the position.
What's Butcher going to do here then? He's in a bit of a pickle.
Butcher is trying to control Lannister's posture but Lannister avoids it.
Lannister trying to control the action but Butcher is working from the bottom.
Butcher tries to work a leg under to get back to half guard but Lannister wriggles his own leg back out and remains in side control.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Lannister advances to mount.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lannister scoring with some good ground and pound from mount here. Will he manage to finish Butcher?
Butcher wants to hold on but Lannister pushes him away.
Butcher working to try and regain half guard.
Lannister is landing with some decent strikes but Butcher is trying to advance his position so the referee is letting the fight continue.
Lannister fakes a shot to the body and cracks his opponent in the head. Nice ground and pound there!
Butcher wants to hold on but Lannister pushes him away.
Lannister can't quite control the action as he would like just now, as Butcher is looking to escape.
Butcher tries to hold on but Lannister postures up.
Butcher sneaks a leg under to get to half guard.
Butcher is looking for a sweep. Lannister is wise to his cunning plan and keeps the top position.
Lannister is looking to take a break and control but Butcher is keeping him honest, looking to work from the bottom.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lannister working over Butcher with some ground and pound. Butcher looks like he wants out of this position, which is understandable.
Butcher has no desire to be mounted, so is trying to control. Lannister is working away from the top position though.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Neither fighter is being very active at the moment, with Lannister in particular looking to stall.
The referee wants the fighters to be more active or he's going to reset them on the feet.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Lannister cracks the inside of Butcher's front leg.
Lannister looks to score with a jab to the body but Butcher is just out of range.
Lannister digs a good body shot into Butcher's ribs.
Lannister lands with a shot to the body.
Butcher takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Lannister throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.
Lannister walks forward and throws out a flicking leg kick. Butcher checks it nicely though, as he moves to the side.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Butcher there as he acknowledges the shot.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Lannister sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Butcher throws a shot to the body.
Lannister connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Butcher misses with a few strikes there.
Lannister lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Butcher at a distance.
Lannister throws a right and a left that both miss.
That kick from Lannister tenderised Butcher's leg. Butcher is trying to keep his angry face on.
Butcher stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Butcher swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Butcher jabs at Lannister's body.
Lannister swings for the body but Butcher moves out of range.
Butcher blocks a low kick nicely.
Lannister gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Butcher.
Butcher lands with a straight right. Lannister didn't see that one coming.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Lannister throws a leg kick which misses Butcher's front leg but catches the back leg as Butcher tries to avoid it.
Butcher wings a very wild body shot but it does the job and lands to the midsection.
Lannister connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Butcher scores with a jab to the jaw of his opponent.
Lannister dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Butcher throws a hook to the side of Lannister's head but Lannister sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
Butcher misses with a combination

and Lannister decides to take the opportunity to score a takedown. He's landed in Butcher's guard.
Butcher takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Butcher is trying to control the position but Lannister postures up.
Lannister scoring with punches to the head and body.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Lannister from controlling successfully.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Butcher working the defensive guard well to avoid strikes from Lannister.
Lannister trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher wants to sweep here but Lannister controlling him for the moment.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Tyrion Lannister clearly takes that round.
The fighters get back to their feet, the hooter sounds and we're back to the action!


Butcher misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher connects with a crisp jab.
Lannister fails with the takedown.
Lannister ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Butcher takes one to the side of the head.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Butcher misses with the combination.
Butcher's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Butcher swings wildly with a right hand that was never going to find it's target.
A looping hook to the body misses from Lannister. Butcher does a little dance to reset his feet.
Lannister keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Butcher misses with a hook. Lannister ducked under it nicely.
Lannister lands a slapping body shot.
Lannister throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Butcher stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Ouch! a nice leg kick from Lannister, right into the meat.
Lannister throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Lannister just misses with a punch to the body.
Lannister ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Lannister scores with a jab to the body.
Lannister digs a good hook to Butcher's body.
Lannister misses with a jab to the body
and Butcher counters with a two punch combo.
A decent looking cross lands there for Butcher.
Butcher walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Lannister moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Lannister misses with a wild body shot.
Butcher lands an overhand left. A wild punch that just about connected.
Lannister uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Butcher.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Lannister dodges the punch combination from Butcher.
Lannister throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lannister throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Butcher on the side of the head.
Lannister just misses with a punch to the body.
Butcher lands with a cross.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Lannister lands a slapping body shot.
Lannister slips under a jab.
Lannister missing with a left hand there. Butcher was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Butcher misses with a hook

and Lannister counters with a nice double leg into side control. Butcher won't be happy with that.
Lannister tries to cartwheel into mount but he doesn't manage it.
Lannister wants to control but Butcher is keeping him busy.
Lannister in side control, trying to ground and pound but not landing this time.
Butcher managing to avoid any damage from the strikes thrown by Lannister.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom here.
Butcher tries to bench press Lannister off him but Lannister keeps the position.
Lannister working the ground and pound.
Butcher is trying to control Lannister's posture but Lannister avoids it.
Lannister throws an elbow but Butcher slips to the side and avoids it well.
Lannister trying to control the position but Butcher is working away.
Lannister taking a breather here.
Lannister working the ground and pound but he's contacting the mat, not the fighter.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Lannister trying to control the position but Butcher is working away.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom here.
Butcher is not content to let Lannister control the position.
Butcher is looking for a sweep.
Lannister working away.
As the round comes to an end the crowd are showing their appreciation for a great round of action.

Neither fighter is doing enough for the referee's liking and he's decided to stand them back up.
Butcher throws a big shot that misses.
Lannister takes a swing at Butcher's ribcage but misses.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Butcher looks to land a left hand but Lannister moved out of range nicely.
Lannister swings for the body but Butcher moves out of range.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Tyrion Lannister had his way with Bobby Butcher in that round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business. This is the final round!


Butcher misses with a looping left.
Lannister ducks under an overhand right and circles away with a smile on his face.
Butcher thows a left - swing and a miss!
Lannister staying out of range there.
Lannister misses with a combination
and Butcher counters with a stiff right hand.
Lannister uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Butcher.
Lannister works Butcher's body with a nice hook.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Lannister moves away.
Lannister is pinned up against the cage taking some big shots here. The referee is looking closely deciding whether he should stop the fight.
Butcher misses with a wild combination.
Lannister throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
A big right from Lannister misses.
Lannister works Butcher's body with a nice hook.
A slow jab from Butcher misses its intended target.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher checks a low kick from Lannister.
Butcher throws out a loose jab but Lannister uses good head movement to avoid it.
Lannister throws a leg kick which misses Butcher's front leg but catches the back leg as Butcher tries to avoid it.
Lannister avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
An inside leg kick from Lannister misses.
Butcher throws a hook to the body but it doesn't connect.
Butcher on the wrong end of a nice low kick. He's acting like it's no big deal but he doesn't want to take many more of those.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Lannister.
Butcher tries to bum rush Lannister with a series of wild strikes but Lannister uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
Butcher thows a body shot but no joy.
Lannister has a takedown stuffed.
Lannister avoids a punch combination nicely.
Lannister throws a nice looking combination but Butcher bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Lannister fails with a takedown attempt.
Lannister uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Butcher.
Lannister tries to score with an inside leg kick but telegraphs it and Butcher is able to avoid easily.
Butcher looks to land a right hand but Lannister moved out of range.
Lannister scores with a three punch combo!
Lannister misses with a body shot
and Butcher counters with a right hand to the body.
Butcher misses with an uppercut

so Lannister counters with a double leg into guard. Good agility.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Butcher is trying to control the position from the bottom.
Lannister trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Lannister missing there with some ground and pound from the guard.
Lannister trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher trying to keep a closed guard but Lannister is proving a slippery customer.
Tyrion Lannister is fighting for a decision here - he's started to take the cautious approach.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
We may be looking at a referee standup if the pace doesn't pick up soon.
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Lannister from controlling successfully.

Neither fighter is doing enough for the referee's liking and he's decided to stand them back up.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Lannister moves away.
Butcher is the aggressor but that punch slipped nicely by Lannister.
A swing and a miss from Butcher.
Butcher thows a left - swing and a miss!
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Lannister is out of range.
Lannister ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Butcher tries to land with a swinging hook to the body but Lannister was well out of range. Poor timing from Butcher.
Lannister fakes a jab and scores with a low kick.
Lannister throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Lannister throws a leg kick
and Butcher counters with a lovely straight right hand!
Lannister misses with the combination.
Lannister throws a leg kick but Butcher sees it coming and checks it nicely.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher missing with a left hand there. Lannister was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Lannister keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Lannister just misses with a punch to the body.
Lannister misses with a series of wild punches.
Butcher's corner calls for a 1, 2 combination and Butcher duly obliges.
Lannister turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Lannister scores with a reasonable looking shot to the body. Butcher doesn't seem bothered though.
Lannister throws a right and a left that Butcher avoids nicely.
Butcher keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Tyrion Lannister. That's going to take a lot out of him.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
As the round comes to an end the crowd are showing their appreciation for a great round of action.
Butcher misses the shot to the body.
Butcher waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Lannister.
Bobby Butcher has stepped it up - he knows he needs a finish here!
Lannister stuns Butcher with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.

And that's the end of the fight!
That was a close round. You could make an argument for either fighter but I would give it to Tyrion Lannister.
I think Lannister has won this one but let's see what the judges have to say. Over to the ring announcer for the scorecards.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 5 rounds of action, we go to the scorecards for a decision.
Judge Valeri Chadov scores the fight 50:46
Judge Viktor Lagutenko scores the fight 49:46
Judge Aleksei Zolotukhin scores the fight 49:46

In favor of your winner, by unanimous decision... Tyrion Lannister!

Tyrion Lannister took some time post fight to say the following; 'Proud to win the title. All other Featherweights might as go to another division. I plan on wearing this around my waist a long time.'.
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Event: SFL 68 Callahan vs De Payens     
Date:   Dec 14, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Misual Lalpa. Lalpa is bouncing up and down as he enters the arena, backed by Seek n Destroy. Misual Lalpa has the power to score a knockout today if he connects clean with Bobby Butcher's chin.

174 cm
24
167 lbs
14 - 3 - 0
180 cm
30
161 lbs
13 - 6 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Excellent grappler
Basic striking
Powerful

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 13 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of London, Misual Lalpa!
The judges for this bout are Konstantin Menshow, Dmitry Maklakov and Valeri Chadov.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!

Lalpa closes the distance and looks for a trip takedown... aaaand he's got it - Lalpa lands in his opponent's guard.
The referee is asking the fighters to pick up the pace.

Lalpa drops back for a leg! It's a sloppy attempt though and Lalpa jumps back into guard quickly, to retain the dominant position.
Butcher seems keen to control Lalpa's posture.
Lalpa tries to free his leg and advance position but Butcher is retaining full guard.
Lalpa stopping the sweep attempt from Butcher.
Lalpa is fighting to break Butcher's control of his arms but Butcher is doing a good job of controlling the position at the moment.
Lalpa won't allow Butcher to sweep him here.

Lalpa thinks about going for a leg but decides against it, in order to maintain the position.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
A real slowdown in the pace of the fight for a moment, as Butcher holds on and takes a little breather.

Lalpa drops back for a leg! It's a sloppy attempt though and Lalpa jumps back into guard quickly, to retain the dominant position.
Butcher is in a tricky position. We've heard reports from his gym mates at The Jungle Elite MMA that he's been drilling escapes, so let's see if he can get back to his feet.
Lalpa passes easily into side control. Nice work.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
Butcher is looking for a sweep.

Lalpa thinks about going for a far side armbar but bails out and retains the dominant position instead.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Lalpa is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Butcher knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Butcher is looking to regain half guard here but Lalpa keeps moving and retains side control.

Lalpa is trying to get an arm triangle but Butcher is defending well.

Lalpa is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Butcher knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Both fighters really going for it on the ground here!
Butcher is looking to regain half guard here but Lalpa keeps moving and retains side control.
Butcher can't do much from the bottom here.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
Butcher is trying to escape and get back to his feet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Lalpa wants to work for a kimura but he's foiled early by Butcher, who protects the arm well.
Lalpa working away.

Lalpa is looking to finish here, going for an Americana. Butcher knows the correct defense though, so he's OK.
Butcher is holding Lalpa down, trying to stall.
Butcher is looking for a sweep.

Lalpa tries for a kimura but Butcher is defending well.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
You can see the frustration on Butcher's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.

That's three minutes gone in the round.

Lalpa is trying to land an Americana. He has the arm isolated but Butcher is keeping cool and he's avoided the danger for now.

Lalpa tries for a kimura but Butcher is defending well.

Lalpa is trying to get an arm triangle but Butcher is defending well.
Butcher tries to work a leg under to get back to half guard but Lalpa wriggles his own leg back out and remains in side control.

Lalpa working hard here to secure a kimura but he's not really in the right position for it.
Butcher struggling a bit here.
Butcher tries to improve position but can't.

Lalpa decides to stand back up.
Butcher keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
Butcher works Lalpa's body with a nice hook.
Lalpa looks winded!

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher with a nice cross.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Lalpa tries to move into range but Butcher moves to the side and lands with a nice right hand.
Butcher scores with a hook to the body. Lalpa takes a step back and tries to catch his breath.
Lalpa has his head slapped from side to side by a 3 punch combination. That must have hurt him.
Lalpa gets his takedown attempt stuffed easily
and Butcher counters with a nice body shot.
Nice body punch from Butcher.
A left lands for Butcher.
Butcher listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Butcher moves into range and connects with a jab.
Lalpa takes a shot right to the bread basket.
Butcher stuns Lalpa with a nice body shot, before stepping back out of range.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Lalpa takes a really solid shot there but just smiles back and shrugs his shoulders.
Butcher lands a lovely overhand right.

Lalpa is rocked!
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body.
Butcher lands with a shot to the body.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
The referee calls time. The cornermen exit stage left and we're back to business.


Jab from Butcher.
Lalpa shoots in but doesn't get the takedown
and Butcher counters with a right, left combo that wobbles Lalpa badly! Butcher follows up with a massive right hook, straight to the bridge of the nose that knocks Lalpa out cold! Oh wow, what a finish! Very reminiscent of Koscheck vs Yoshida as Butcher finished him against the cage.

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:09 of round 2, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
A relieved looking Bobby Butcher thanked the fans for their support and gave the usual line about them being amazing. They seemed to believe that he actually meant it.
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Event: SFL 64 Eroglu vs Butcher 2     
Date:   Nov 16, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Metin Eroglu. Eroglu has chosen No Worries as his entrance music. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

174 cm
23
167 lbs
14 - 2 - 0
169 cm
23
167 lbs
11 - 2 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent MT
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the challenger to my left.
With a record of 14 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the champion to my right.
With a record of 11 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Metin Eroglu!
The judges for this bout are Vladimir Khabensky, Dmitry Maklakov and Aleksandr Martynov.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Eroglu misses with a double jab.
Eroglu showing good head movement there, avoiding the strikes from Butcher.
Eroglu listening to his corner there, landing a nice uppercut.
Butcher throws a combination but comes up with nothing but fresh air.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
Butcher has been talking about how he's improved his wrestling in the run up to the fight so let's see if that's enough to sway the balance.
Eroglu on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.
Butcher throws a combination. Eroglu tries to block but a couple of punches get through.

It looks like Metin Eroglu has been cut.
Eroglu throws a leg kick but Butcher checks it.
Butcher misses with a body shot.
Butcher misses with a body shot.
Eroglu uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Butcher.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Eroglu scores with a jab to the jaw.
Eroglu ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Eroglu tests Butcher's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Butcher swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
Eroglu on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Butcher just misses with a punch to the body.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Eroglu misses with an attempted mid kick.
Eroglu scores with a leg kick.
Eroglu lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Eroglu misses with an uppercut. Butcher saw that one coming.
Butcher throws a looping overhand right but Eroglu ducks down to avoid it.
Butcher throws a body punch but Eroglu moves out of range.
Eroglu slips a jab from Butcher.
Eroglu connects with a high kick.
Butcher's corner calls for a 1-2. Butcher obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Nice shot by Eroglu.

Butcher is rocked!
Butcher throws a monster uppercut resembling something out of street fighter but it doesn't land.
Butcher scores with a nice looking left hook and follows it up with an uppercut!
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Butcher scores with a jab to the body.
A left lands for Eroglu.
Oh Butcher is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Eroglu manages to avoid it.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher takes a jab on the nose there. A little bit of blood seems to be coming out. Hopefully that won't affect his breathing.
Eroglu connects with a solid leg kick.
Butcher misses with a jab, cross combination.
Butcher pushing out the jab but it's not landing.
Eroglu drops Butcher with a straight left! Oh this is bad for Butcher! Eroglu dives in and starts dropping bombs - the referee has no choice but to step in and save him!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:56 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Metin Eroglu! Metin Eroglu retains his lightweight title!
An out of breath Metin Eroglu thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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Event: SFL 61 Stanley vs Tyson     
Date:   Oct 25, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Rafinha Capoeira. Rafinha Capoeira has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

174 cm
23
167 lbs
13 - 2 - 0
178 cm
26
168 lbs
14 - 5 - 1
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Dangerous knees
Granite chin

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 13 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 14 wins, 5 losses and 1 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Rafinha Capoeira!
The judges for this bout are Igor Prikhodko, Sergei Dronov and Vladimir Khabensky.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Capoeira misses with a double jab.
Capoeira tries to close the distance and clinch but Butcher swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Nice jab there from Butcher.

It looks like Rafinha Capoeira has been cut.
Capoeira slips a straight right by Butcher.
Capoeira takes one to the side of the head.
Butcher misses the shot to the body.
Butcher throws a right and a left that Capoeira avoids nicely.
Capoeira missing with a left hand there. Butcher was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Capoeira tries to clinch up against the cage, rushing in to close the distance. Butcher manages to break the clinch and circles back to the middle of the mat.
Capoeira tries to close the distance and clinch up but Butcher swats him away and circles back towards the center.
Capoeira slips a straight right by Butcher.
Butcher scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.
Butcher goes to the watering hole and comes back with a big thumbs up from the judges as he scores a three punch combo.
We've been told by Butcher's head coaches at The Jungle Elite MMA that he's been working on his takedown defense in preparation for this fight.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Capoeira tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Butcher paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Butcher lands a jab followed by a nice looking cross.

Capoeira is rocked!
Butcher rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Capoeira moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Capoeira is still on wobbly legs! Can Butcher finish him?
Butcher throws a pinpoint strike between Capoeira's hands that connects right on the jaw and sends Capoeira crashing to the floor! He's out before he even hits the mat and Butcher scores a great knockout victory!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:51 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher decided to thank the fans in attendance for making a great atmosphere. It seemed to go down pretty well.
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Event: SFL 57 McTearson vs Jones     
Date:   Sep 27, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Felix Akamai. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

174 cm
23
167 lbs
12 - 2 - 0
178 cm
22
165 lbs
7 - 6 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
BJJ Brown Belt
Excellent boxer
Powerful

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 7 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Felix Akamai!
The judges for this bout are Viktor Lagutenko, Vladimir Khabensky and Aleksei Zolotukhin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher misses with a double jab
and Akamai counters with a good right hand that lands right on the jaw.
Akamai scores to the head and body with a nice combination!
A slow jab from Butcher misses its intended target.
Butcher misses with a jab, cross combination.
Butcher digs a good body shot into Akamai's ribs.
Akamai looks to land a combination but Butcher avoids it well.
Butcher displaying good standup as he scores with a three punch combination.

It looks like Felix Akamai has been cut.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Akamai takes a jab right on the nose. That must have hurt but he shrugs his shoulders and looks to return the favor.
Butcher wants to clinch up but Akamai keeps it at a distance.
Butcher misses with a straight right.
Butcher lands a nice hook to Akamai's body. Akamai takes it in his stride and looks to land his own strikes.

Butcher gets a clinch.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Butcher misses with a double jab.
Akamai uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Butcher.

Butcher takes the fight into the clinch.

Akamai breaks the clinch.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Akamai misses with a wild combination.
Butcher lands with a cross.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.

Butcher breaks the clinch.
A looping hook to the body misses from Akamai. Butcher does a little dance to reset his feet.
Butcher throws an ugly left hook that misses
and Akamai counters with a right hand to the body.
Butcher throws a shot from downtown. Akamai moves away and avoids it.
Butcher jabs at Akamai's body.
Butcher lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Akamai at a distance.
Butcher connects with a nice looking jab.

Akamai gets tackled into the cage by Butcher. Butcher maintains the clinch.

Butcher's corner calls for him to break the clinch, which he does.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Akamai.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

Butcher gets a clinch.

Butcher pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Akamai lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Butcher backs up against the cage.
Akamai rushes forward with a series of wild hooks but Butcher moves out of range and avoids them all easily.
Akamai bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Butcher connects with a right hand. Akamai shakes it off.
Akamai ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Butcher moves away.
Akamai swings and misses with a hook to the body.
Butcher connects with a jab.
Akamai misses with a few strikes there.
Akamai throws a body punch but Butcher moves out of range.
Good exchange - Butcher coming out on top.
Butcher lands a nice looking body shot.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch but Akamai swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Butcher closes the distance and takes a jab right on the nose as he does so.
Butcher lands with a shot to the body.
Butcher works the jab nicely.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Akamai swings away but doesn't land with a series of punches.
A right-left combo lands from Butcher.
Akamai is throwing a lot of body shots here, looking to wear down Butcher rather than just go for the knockout.
Jab, cross, leg kick. Nice combination by Butcher!

Akamai is rocked!
Akamai throws a series of punches but Butcher moves out of range.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher throws a series of punches but Akamai moves out of range.
Butcher moving in and out of range nicely, whilst landing the scoring shot.
A looping hook to the body misses from Butcher. Akamai does a little dance to reset his feet.
A punch combination from Akamai misses.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but Akamai is just out of range.
Akamai moves into range and throws a lovely three punch combination.
Akamai just misses with a punch to the body.
Butcher tests Akamai's chin there with a solid looking shot.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Akamai misses with a jab, cross combination.
Akamai avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Butcher lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Akamai at a distance.
Butcher throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Akamai.
Akamai walks straight into a jab right on the nose. That one stung - he's blinking and trying to clear his head.
Butcher is really peppering his opponent's head with punches.
Butcher connects with a single shot there.
Akamai is still on wobbly legs! Can Butcher finish him?
Butcher defending well as Akamai loads up on a big left hand.
Butcher throws a shot from downtown. Akamai moves away and avoids it.
Akamai seems to have recovered his senses.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but Akamai is just out of range.
Akamai misses the shot to the body.
Butcher lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Akamai avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Butcher lands a jab to Akamai's midsection.
Akamai fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Akamai moves away.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Bobby Butcher dominated that round.
The cut man is working on Felix Akamai's cut.
OK. That's time! The bell goes and we're back to the action.



Butcher gets to the clinch - let's see what his plan is here.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Butcher swings for the body but Akamai moves out of range.

Butcher has taken the fight to the clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Akamai needs to keep his hands up - Butcher had a free shot at his head there.
Akamai avoids the clinch attempt nicely.
Akamai with poor footwork there. He got himself in a bit of a tangle, enabling Butcher to score with a decent uppercut.
Akamai takes a body punch but keeps moving.
Butcher scores with a decent looking hook.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Akamai thows a body shot but no joy.
A cross from Butcher lands.

Butcher lands a left and a right that send Akamai crashing to the mat, dazed. Butcher thinks about following him to the mat but decides to wave him back up to his feet!
Butcher avoids a punch combination nicely.
Bobby Butcher is winning the standup battle so far.
A big right from Butcher misses.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher avoids a punch combination nicely.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.
Akamai jumps guard but Butcher stands there with Akamai around his waist. Akamai gives up and drops back to his feet. We remain in the clinch.
The pace really dropping off here, momentarily.
Butcher scores with a hook to the body.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Butcher lands with a right hand.
Butcher lands a really nice looking cross but Akamai seems unphased.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Akamai throws a two punch combo that lands nicely.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Butcher lands a nice shot to the body.
Akamai misses with a wild combination.
Butcher lands a glancing blow to the side of Akamai's head.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.

Butcher closes the distance and clinches.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Butcher with a nice cross.
Akamai throws the left hand but Butcher avoids the punch easily.
Butcher throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.
Good shot there by Butcher.
Akamai's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Butcher connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Akamai scrambles back to his feet.
Butcher loads up on a big right hand but Akamai slips the punch.
Felix Akamai is looking to throw some combinations by the looks of things.

Akamai gets tackled into the cage by Butcher. Butcher maintains the clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch.
Akamai walks into a straight right hand from Butcher.
Akamai throws a right hand that Butcher ducks under and follows up with a left that Butcher also avoids with ease.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Akamai manages to avoid it.
Akamai swats away the attempt to clinch by Butcher.
The fighters are starting to perspire pretty heavily.
A decent looking cross lands there for Butcher.
Butcher lands a lovely overhand right.
A jab from Akamai does it's job there.
Butcher lands with a good body shot.
Butcher throws a right hand that misses
and Akamai counters nicely by changing levels and landing a hook to the body.
Akamai has a pretty nasty looking mouse under his right eye.
Butcher misses the shot to the body.
Butcher lands a lovely overhand right.
Akamai takes a shot right to the bread basket.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Akamai misses with a body shot.
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Butcher.
Akamai fails to land with the punch combination there - jab, cross, hook, miss, miss, miss.
Akamai is breathing heavily.
Butcher lands with a right hand.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher throws a couple of head shots and lands with the final one - a decent hook, which struck Akamai on the side of the head.
Akamai gets caught by a big overhand right and goes down! Butcher gets on top of him and starts throwing some serious punches until the ref intervenes and stops the fight!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 4:10 of round 2, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
A victorious Bobby Butcher thanked his army of followers in his post fight interview, telling people to make sure they follow him on Twitter.
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Event: SFL 55 Eroglu vs Butcher     
Date:   Sep 13, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Metin Eroglu and Bobby Butcher. Chooooooooon! I think Eroglu might be my favorite fighter, now he's come out to No Worries. These two fighters really are very evenly matched on the feet - it will be fascinating to see who can assert themselves in that aspect of the fight.

169 cm
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167 lbs
8 - 2 - 0
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22
167 lbs
12 - 1 - 0
Good wrestling
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, for the lightweight championship of the world!
Introducing the champion to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Metin Eroglu!
And introducing the challenger to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 12 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Vladimir Khabensky, Aleksandr Martynov and Viktor Lagutenko.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher swings for the body but Eroglu moves out of range.
The fighters circling - Eroglu throws out the jab but it was never going to land.
Eroglu ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Butcher blocks a head kick by Eroglu.
Eroglu tried to score with a low kick but Butcher checks it.
Eroglu shapes like he's going to throw a leg kick but settles back down.
Eroglu avoids a punch combination nicely.

Butcher moves into the clinch.
Butcher working hard to break the clinch.
A head punch on the inside from Eroglu fails to land.
The pace slowing considerably in the clinch, as Butcher takes a break from that fighting nonsense to think about the finer things in life.
Butcher wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Eroglu has him pressed against the cage.
Butcher blocks a punch to the side of the head.
Butcher has had enough of the clinch but Eroglu keeps him there for the moment.

Butcher pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Eroglu tries to land a leg kick but Butcher saw it coming and moves away.
Eroglu throws a front kick aimed at Butcher's knee but Butcher avoids it well.
The sound of bone on bone echoes around the arena as Butcher checks a leg kick.
Butcher throws a nice looking combination but Eroglu bobs and weaves to avoid any damage.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher on the receiving end of a decent leg kick there by Eroglu. Eroglu obviously looking to wear him down.
Butcher tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Eroglu paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Butcher moves in looking to clinch but Eroglu pushes him off.
Butcher uses decent footwork to sidestep a right hand from Eroglu.
Eroglu misses with an uppercut. Butcher saw that one coming.
Butcher's jab looks to have found its range, popping Eroglu under the eye.
A nice inside leg kick there by Eroglu. That's going to slow Butcher down.
Eroglu throws a hook but Butcher avoids it easily.
Butcher staying out of range there.
Butcher tries to bum rush Eroglu with a series of wild strikes but Eroglu uses good footwork to avoid the assault.
No luck for Eroglu with that takedown attempt.
Eroglu lands a nice leg kick that just misses Butcher's sensitive parts.

Eroglu fakes a strike and closes the distance, dragging Butcher to the ground. Eroglu is now in Butcher's guard.
The ref warns both fighters not to hold the cage as they work up against the meshing.
Eroglu trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher keeping moving, preventing Eroglu from controlling successfully.
Eroglu won't allow Butcher to get back to his feet.
Eroglu sitting in guard, not really doing much.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Eroglu postures up in Butcher's guard and throws a big left but Butcher blocks it.
Eroglu preventing the sweep.
Eroglu prevents Butcher from getting back to his feet.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Eroglu looking to take his opponent's legs away with the low kicks.
Butcher takes a swing at Eroglu's ribcage but misses.
Butcher lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Butcher lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Butcher.
Eroglu turns his hip over beautifully as he lands a nice leg kick.
Eroglu shoots in looking for a takedown. Butcher tries to sprawl out of it but Eroglu keeps driving through. The fighters are pinned against the cage. Butcher manages to get underhooks and after a bit of a struggle, circles away and we're back to standing.
Butcher thuds a left hand into Eroglu's body.
Eroglu feints with a shoulder and throws a nice leg kick to Butcher's calf.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
A slapping leg kick lands for Eroglu.
Butcher ducks down and throws a hook to the body but Eroglu moves away.
Butcher sizes up Eroglu with a pawing jab and scores with a straight right down the middle.
Eroglu is looking to land body kicks.
Butcher uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Eroglu.
Butcher doesn't manage to clinch there - Eroglu circles away.
Eroglu connects with a jab.
Eroglu walks into a straight right hand from Butcher.
Eroglu lands a nice leg kick that just misses Butcher's sensitive parts.
Butcher displays some good footwork, moving neatly out of range as Eroglu throws out the jab.
Eroglu swats away the attempt to clinch by Butcher.
Butcher lands a body shot.
Butcher swings for the body but Eroglu moves out of range.
Eroglu looking to land some kicks to the body here.
Butcher throws an off balance right hand

and Eroglu counters with a nice double leg into half guard.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Eroglu is thwarting Butcher's attempts to control the position.
Eroglu sitting in half guard, looking to land shots. Butcher defending well though.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Butcher is trying to stand.
Eroglu has been looking to land a fair amount of strikes on the ground. He might be looking to soften his opponent up in order to work for a submission.
Eroglu thows a huge punch but Butcher dodges it nicely.
Butcher moves into full guard.
Eroglu trying to pass the guard but can't manage it just yet.
Butcher is looking to get back to his feet but can't, whilst Eroglu is controlling him.
Butcher looking to control.
Butcher is trying to stand up but he's not managed so far.
Eroglu trying to control but Butcher is working from the bottom.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Butcher wants to get back to his feet but Eroglu is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

That was a close round but I would say that Metin Eroglu will probably get the nod.
That's the end of the round. The referee orders the cornermen out of the cage so we can get back down to business.


Eroglu is looking to slow Butcher down with leg kicks.
Butcher tries to check the leg kick but that clearly hurt him.
Metin Eroglu is winning the standup battle so far.
Eroglu connects with a leg kick. Butcher looked like he was expecting something else and didn't defend it.
Butcher takes a swing at Eroglu's ribcage but misses.
Butcher takes a swing at Eroglu's ribcage but misses.
A shot to the body from Butcher misses

and Eroglu counters with a single leg into guard. Butcher didn't expect that.
Butcher is avoiding any damage by keeping wrist control.
Butcher wants to stand and escape but Eroglu is having none of it.
Eroglu trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Eroglu controlling from the top position.
Eroglu is working the ground and pound from guard. He might want to try advancing position though to get more of an impact.
Eroglu throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Eroglu throwing strikes from guard but Butcher blocks nicely.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Eroglu forces his way into half guard.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Eroglu looks towards his corner to check for any instructions. The corner give him nothing to work with, so he cracks Butcher with a short hammerfist. I guess that's as good as any advice he could get in this position.
Butcher desperately trying to maintain half guard.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.
Eroglu working Butcher over with strikes.
Butcher is staying active underneath Eroglu, who seems content to just control the action from this position.
Eroglu working Butcher over with strikes.
Butcher is trying is best to control the position here.
Butcher is looking to control Eroglu's leg but it's slowly edging free. Can Butcher avoid being mounted?
Eroglu stops Butcher from getting back to his feet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Eroglu missing with the ground and pound from half guard.
Butcher trying to control here.

Bobby Butcher has forced the referee to step in and restart the fight on the feet.
Eroglu staying out of range there.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Eroglu throws a lazy right hand but Butcher sees it coming a mile off and sidesteps it easily.
Butcher avoids a low kick by using good footwork.
Butcher misses with a body shot. Nice footwork from Eroglu.
Eroglu tries a head kick but it misses.
Butcher throws a hook but Eroglu avoids it easily.
A big right from Eroglu misses.
Butcher lands with a good body shot.
Eroglu smiles there as he lands a nice right hand right on the button.
Butcher scores with a shot to the body.
Eroglu connects with a leg kick. He turned his hip over nicely there.
Eroglu avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Eroglu throws the kick towards the body but Butcher avoids it.
Butcher's leg has a nasty welt from taking a succession of leg kicks. That must be slowing him down.
Butcher jabbing away but nothing is landing.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Eroglu fakes a couple of low kicks, before throwing one on the third attempt. It connects and Butcher has to reset his feet before getting ready to engage.
Butcher throws a looping overhand right but Eroglu ducks down to avoid it.
Eroglu throws a low kick but Butcher moves out of range easily.
Butcher throws a lazy uppercut

and Eroglu counters with a shoot takedown. Butcher fights it but they end up in guard.
Eroglu content to stall in guard here.
Butcher not looking particularly offensive just at the moment.
Butcher keeping full guard, as Eroglu tries to pass.
Eroglu is working Butcher over from the guard. He should look to pass the guard and do a little more damage with these strikes.
The crowd cheering loudly, showing their appreciation for the quality fight we're seeing here.
Eroglu wants to control from the top but Butcher keeps moving.
Butcher wants to sweep here but Eroglu controlling him for the moment.
Butcher looking to control the pace of the fight rather than finish it.

That's four minutes gone in the round.

The ref calls for a clean break and stands the fighters back up. Bobby Butcher wasn't active enough on the ground.
Eroglu ducks under a wild hook from Butcher.
Eroglu moves away from the strike by Butcher.

Eroglu moves into range and clinches up with Butcher.
A short right from Eroglu.
Butcher wants to break free. God knows he wants to breaaaak freeee.
Butcher wants to strike at distance but he can't break free of the clinch.
Butcher blocking some punches.
Butcher blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Butcher is trying to push Eroglu away but Eroglu has him pressed against the cage, so he's going nowhere.
Eroglu lands a right uppercut that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.
Butcher has had enough of the clinch but Eroglu keeps him there for the moment.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
Butcher blocks a couple of punches on the inside.
Butcher wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Eroglu has him pressed against the cage.
Eroglu misses with a punch on the inside.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Metin Eroglu dominated that second round.
Well, the break between rounds is over. Let's get back to the scrappin!


Eroglu throws a quick inside leg kick.
Eroglu throws a hook to the side of Butcher's head but Butcher sees it coming and ducks under it beautifully.
That kick from Eroglu tenderised Butcher's leg. Butcher is trying to keep his angry face on.
Butcher throws a poor cross that misses

and Eroglu counters with a nice double leg into half guard.
Eroglu scoring with strikes to the body and head.
Butcher is doing well to avoid being mounted. He's controlling the position at the moment.
Eroglu is scoring with some nice ground and pound from the dominant position.
The fighters are pressed up against the cage, both looking to find a bit of space to work.
This has been an exciting period of action!
Eroglu wants to control but Butcher is keeping him busy.
Butcher pushes Eroglu off looking to stand but Eroglu dives back in and keeps control.
Eroglu is thwarting Butcher's attempts to control the position.
Butcher is trying to get back to full guard.
Eroglu looks to score some points with some ground and pound.
Eroglu is thwarting Butcher's attempts to control the position.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Eroglu is trying to control the action in half guard but Butcher is working away on the bottom, looking perhaps to get back to full guard.
The referee must be thinking about standing these guys back up.
Eroglu working some ground and pound from close in. He's looking to maintain this position and strike for a while by the looks of things... although he'll probably advance to full mount in a minute now I've said that.
Eroglu prevents Butcher from improving his position.
Eroglu working some ground and pound from close in. He's looking to maintain this position and strike for a while by the looks of things... although he'll probably advance to full mount in a minute now I've said that.
Butcher is not content to let Eroglu control the position.
Metin Eroglu overall seems to be getting the better of the ground position in the fight so far.
Butcher wants to control but Eroglu is keeping busy and won't allow it.
Butcher blocking the ground and pound attempt from Eroglu.
Eroglu takes a deep breath and rests his weight momentarily on top of his opponent, to control the position.
Butcher is trying to stand up here but Eroglu is controlling him well.
Eroglu wants to take a breather but Butcher is having none of it.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet.

That's two minutes gone in the round.

The referee decides to stand the fighters back up.
Butcher looks to score with a jab to the body but Eroglu is just out of range.
Eroglu scores with a leg kick.

Eroglu clinches with his opponent.
Eroglu keeps the fight in the clinch, despite Butcher's efforts to push away.
Eroglu has Butcher pressed against the cage, preventing Butcher from circling away and getting back to striking at range.
A bit of stalling here from Eroglu.
This has been an exciting period of action!
A battle for position here, against the cage.
Butcher wants to break the clinch but can't.
Eroglu lands a short shot on the inside that snaps the head of Butcher backwards.
Butcher blocks a body shot from Eroglu.
Eroglu is leaning against Butcher and scores with a nice uppercut to the body.
Butcher takes a big intake of breath there - he's definitely tired.
Eroglu keeps control of Butcher as he tries to wriggle out of the double underhooks.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Eroglu throws a leg kick that misses.
Eroglu lands with a nice low kick. That'll leave a bruise.
Butcher scores with a big left there. The judges will like that one.
Butcher slips under a jab.

That's three minutes gone in the round.
Eroglu throws a half hearted mid kick.
Butcher throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Eroglu stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Eroglu waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Butcher.
Eroglu throws a combination but it was largely blocked by Butcher.
Butcher digs a good hook to Eroglu's body.
Butcher is throwing a lot of body shots here, looking to wear down Eroglu rather than just go for the knockout.

Eroglu throws a loose over hand right and dives in with a double leg takedown. Butcher tries to sprawl but it's too late and the fighters hit the mat. Eroglu is in Butcher's guard.
Eroglu is working the ground and pound from guard. He might want to try advancing position though to get more of an impact.
Eroglu trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
Butcher trying to control the position.
Eroglu lands a couple of digs.
Butcher wants to get back to his feet but Eroglu is in a dominant position and won't allow it.
Butcher is using up a lot of energy trying to get back to his feet. Perhaps he should improve his position first.
Butcher has momentary wrist control but Eroglu slips an elbow through the middle.

That's four minutes gone in the round.
Eroglu stands up and looks to throw the legs aside to pass to side control. Butcher swivels though and keeps the full guard.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Eroglu throwing shots from guard but he's hitting more mat than opponent.
Eroglu wants to pass the guard but Butcher is keeping the position.
Eroglu trying to control the position from guard on top but Butcher is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.

Butcher is edging up against the cage. He's using the cage to get back to his feet. Nice work there - the fighters are clinched.
Butcher tries to circle away but Eroglu has him pinned against the cage.
Eroglu misses with the head strike.
The crowd are going absolutely nuts as the round comes to an end - what a fantastic round of action!
A shot in the inside from Eroglu.
Eroglu scores with a nice hook to the head.

Butcher breaks the clinch.
Eroglu keeps the fight on the outside.
Eroglu avoids the body shot from Butcher.
And thatís the end of the round Ė the fighters go back to their corners.

Metin Eroglu clearly takes that round.
The fighters' corners scream their final instructions, as the referee calls time. Here we go, back to the action!


Eroglu defending well as Butcher loads up on a big left hand.
Butcher throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Butcher throws a shot from downtown. Eroglu moves away and avoids it.
Eroglu gets cracked there but stands up to it.
Butcher throws out a token jab with nothing on it.
A kick lands to the mid section there for Eroglu.
Butcher waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Eroglu.
Eroglu moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Eroglu moves out of range of the strikes.
Butcher gets cracked with a nice right hand there by Eroglu.
Eroglu uses some good footwork to avoid the body shot by Butcher.
Butcher takes a jab on the nose. He smiles like he loves it and keeps coming.

Butcher is rocked!
Eroglu throws a nice outside leg kick.
Butcher is still on wobbly legs! Can Eroglu finish him?
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
The fans in attendance giving it up for the two fighters, who have really let it all hang out in the last minute or so!
Eroglu lands a right hook to the body.
Butcher is keeping his hands low and just asking to be knocked out. Eroglu Raises his leg and lands a stunning axe kick! Butcher is out cold, face down on the mat!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:48 of round 4, we have a winner by way of KO (Head Kick). Metin Eroglu!
Metin Eroglu retains his lightweight title!
Our winner, Metin Eroglu, made sure he spent some time buttering up the crowd during his post fight interview, which will no doubt bring him a few more fans.
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hype
A | B
pop
A | B
manager
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FIGHT
RATING
100%

 

Event: SFL 51 Butcher vs Jaeger     
Date:   Aug 16, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Josef Jaeger. Josef Jaeger has the better chin. Will he look to stand and bang today?

174 cm
22
167 lbs
11 - 1 - 0
175 cm
22
160 lbs
11 - 2 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Basic striking
Powerful

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 5 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 11 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of New York, Josef Jaeger!
The judges for this bout are Sergei Dronov, Konstantin Menshow and Aleksei Zolotukhin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Jaeger has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Jaeger there as he acknowledges the shot.
Butcher lands with a shot to the body.
Butcher misses with a series of wild punches.
Butcher with a body punch. A glancing blow.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher misses with a straight left.
Butcher connects with a good right hand that stumbles Jaeger. Jaeger circles away out of range and recomposes himself.
Butcher connects with a lovely right hand, straight down the pipe.

It looks like Josef Jaeger has been cut.
Butcher blocks a low kick nicely.
Jaeger on the wrong end of a nice hook.
Butcher works over Jaeger's head and body with a nice combination.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Butcher throws a shot from downtown. Jaeger moves away and avoids it.
Jaeger fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Butcher manages to avoid it.
A big left from Jaeger misses.
Jaeger throws a half hearted mid kick.
Jaeger tries to land a leg kick but Butcher saw it coming and moves away.
A decent looking cross lands there for Butcher.
Jaeger shoots in for a takedown but Butcher shows good takedown defense.
Butcher stooping low to avoid any incoming strikes and then lunges in with an uppercut come cross that lands flush.
Butcher throws a looping overhand right but Jaeger ducks down to avoid it.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher scores with a straight right hand, right through his opponent's guard.

Jaeger is rocked!
Jaeger tries to get into range but Butcher steps to the side and lands a beautiful hook that drops Jaeger! He's faceplanted into the mat, ass in the air... he's out cold! That's an image he won't want to show his grandkids when he gets older! Butcher scores the big KO victory!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:10 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Bobby Butcher!
An out of breath Bobby Butcher thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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A | B
pop
A | B
manager
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
87%

 

Event: SFL 47 Murray vs Puustinen     
Date:   Jul 19, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bobby Butcher and Joseph Montferrand. Montferrand is bouncing up and down as he enters the arena, backed by Big Joe Mufferaw. Over to our ring announcer for the fighter introductions!

174 cm
22
167 lbs
10 - 1 - 0
172 cm
22
165 lbs
5 - 3 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
Good wrestler
Excellent boxer
Powerful

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 10 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Helsinki, Joseph Montferrand!
The judges for this bout are Viktor Lagutenko, Illya Tyunina and Aleksei Zolotukhin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher is moving around nicely and scores here with a single head shot.
Montferrand takes one on the button.

Butcher moves into the clinch.
Butcher can't break the clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we're back to striking at distance.
Montferrand scores with a punch to the head.
Montferrand throws an overhand right that lands on Butcher's shoulder, as Butcher tries to avoid the shot.
Montferrand slips a jab and a cross from Butcher.
Montferrand misses with a looping left.
A jab from Butcher misses.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Montferrand keeping a good distance there, avoiding the body shot.
Butcher ducks low and lands a nice hook to the body of his opponent.
Butcher throws out a loose jab but Montferrand uses good head movement to avoid it.
Nice straight punches there by Butcher. You know Roy Jones Jr respects the hands of Butcher.
Butcher tests Montferrand's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Montferrand lands with a nice body punch.
Montferrand keeps his opponent at a distance with a nice jab.
Bobby Butcher seems to be the more aggressive standup fighter in this bout.
Butcher dips to his left and cracks Montferrand with an uppercut!
Montferrand avoids a lazy jab quite easily.

Butcher takes the fight into the clinch.
Montferrand has a body lock and is looking for a takedown. Butcher is bouncing around trying to prevent the takedown and somehow he has indeed managed to stay on his feet.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Butcher tries to break free but Montferrand pushes him back against the cage.
Montferrand is looking to take this one to the mat.

Butcher breaks from the clinch.
Butcher lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Montferrand backs up against the cage.

Montferrand is rocked!
Butcher feints a kick and comes over the top with a right hand, followed by a left hook - both land, sending Montferrand crashing to the mat! This one is all over!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 1:27 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punches). Bobby Butcher!
During a confident post fight interview, Bobby Butcher thanked all his fans. He seemed very genuine when describing how motivated his fans keep him.
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A | B
pop
A | B
manager
A | B
FIGHT
RATING
68%

 

Event: SFL Butcher vs Yaneko     
Date:   Jun 28, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Emil Yanenko and Bobby Butcher. Emil Yanenko could well score a knockout today. He has the power to get to Bobby Butcher's chin.

167 cm
24
153 lbs
8 - 5 - 0
174 cm
22
167 lbs
9 - 1 - 0
Good takedowns
Counter fighter
Insanely flexible
Decent wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Emil Yanenko!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 9 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Vladimir Khabensky, Valeri Chadov and Ivan Kurochkin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher with a nice cross.

Butcher clinches with his opponent.

Butcher manages to break the clinch.
Yanenko shoots in for a takedown. "I don't think so" says Butcher as he avoids it easily.
Yanenko's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Butcher connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Yanenko scrambles back to his feet.
Butcher lands a jab-cross combination.

It looks like Emil Yanenko has been cut.
Butcher uses good footwork to get in and out and land a nice right hand before Yanenko has time to react.
Wooooo! Give it up for these two warriors! They are putting on a show!
Butcher throws a nice hook to the body that draws an oooh from the crowd.

Butcher instigates a clinch.

Butcher breaks the clinch and we return to the middle of the mat.
Yanenko walks into a left hand.
Butcher lands a straight punch to the body, keeping Yanenko at a distance.
Butcher swings for the body but Yanenko moves out of range.
Yanenko misses with a takedown attempt. He shot from a bit too far out.
Jab by Butcher.

Yanenko is rocked!
Yanenko is holding his hands too far apart here. Butcher throws a hard, straight punch right down the pipe and BOOM! Yanenko is out! That punch landed square on the jaw - what a shot!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:56 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Bobby Butcher!
An out of breath Bobby Butcher thanked his loyal fans in his post fight interview, giving them credit for his success over the course of his career.
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RATING
100%

 

Event: SFL-42 Chaka vs Gouken     
Date:   Jun 07, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Bradley Johnson and Bobby Butcher. Johnson comes into the arena with Can't Hold Us blaring out of the sound system. Bobby Butcher is the more experienced fighter, so let's see if that makes a difference tonight.

175 cm
21
160 lbs
4 - 1 - 0
174 cm
21
167 lbs
8 - 1 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Excellent boxer
Very quick
Decent wrestler
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 4 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of St Petersburg, Bradley Johnson!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 8 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Illya Tyunina, Dmitry Maklakov and Ivan Kurochkin.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher looks to land a combination. Johnson sees it coming but can only parry a couple of the shots.
Butcher waving his hands out in front of him, looking to distract Johnson.
Johnson moves out of range as Butcher strikes.
Johnson just misses with a punch to the body.
Butcher misses the jab.
Butcher loads up on a big right hand but Johnson slips the punch.
Johnson slips under a jab from Butcher.
Butcher uses good head movement to avoid the hook from Johnson.
Butcher lands with a cross to side of his opponent's head.
Johnson tries to clinch but Butcher moves out of range.
Johnson missing with a left hand there. Butcher was out of range so wasted energy throwing that one.
Johnson avoids the body shot from Butcher.
Danga de danga de dang - Butcher scores with a four punch combination!
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Johnson takes a punch right to his stomach. That took the wind out of him momentarily.
Johnson throws a right and a left that Butcher avoids nicely.
Butcher throws an overhand right that lands on Johnson's shoulder, as Johnson tries to avoid the shot.

Butcher has Johnson up against the cage in a clinch.
Johnson has Butcher pressed against the cage, preventing Butcher from circling away and getting back to striking at range.
The two fighters are working to gain dominance in the clinch.
Butcher is trying to push Johnson away but Johnson has him pressed against the cage, so he's going nowhere.
Butcher wants to push off and get back to the center of the mat but Johnson has him pressed against the cage.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Butcher.

That's one minute gone in the round.

Butcher pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Butcher takes a shot to the nose. Hopefully that hasn't broken it.

Johnson fakes with an overhand right and moves in to clinch with Butcher, pushing him back against the cage.
Butcher tries a body shot but Johnson blocks it.
A head punch blocked on the inside by Butcher.
Butcher tries to break the clinch but Johnson is controlling the position.

Butcher escapes the clinch and we're back to striking.
Bobby Butcher is looking to keep the fight on the feet at all costs.

Johnson gets tackled into the cage by Butcher. Butcher maintains the clinch.
An uppercut on the inside fails to land for Johnson.
Johnson working hard to break the clinch.
Butcher is trying to break free.

Butcher pushes off and circles away, back to the middle of the mat.
Butcher keeps the fight on the outside.
Johnson bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Butcher connects with a right hand. Johnson shakes it off.
Butcher's hands are dropping dangerously low here and Johnson connects clean with a right hook that sends him down to one knee! Butcher scrambles back to his feet.
We've seen a great period of action over the last minute or so - credit to both fighters for going all out!
Johnson misses with a straight left.
Butcher lands a really nice looking cross but Johnson seems unphased.
Butcher throws a jab to the body, straight down the pipe. Boom. That sent Johnson stumbling backwards but he manages to regain his composure quickly.
Butcher will need to tighten up his combinations if he doesn't want to gas himself out, swinging at thin air.

That's two minutes gone in the round.
Butcher circles away from the clinch attempt.
Johnson has his head snapped back a nice jab. A little nod from Johnson there as he acknowledges the shot.
Johnson tries to close the distance and clinch up against the cage but Butcher paws at him with a jab and circles away.
Johnson scores with a three punch combo!
Butcher digs a good body shot into Johnson's ribs.
Johnson tries to close the distance and clinch but Butcher swats him to one side with an open hand palm strike and circles away.
Butcher lands a pitter patter jab to the forehead of his opponent.
Johnson moves away from the strike by Butcher.
Johnson on the wrong end of an overhand right that came out of nowhere.

Johnson is rocked!
Butcher uses good footwork to avoid the strikes from Johnson.
Oh Johnson is still all over the place! His legs are completely gone! Will he be able to recover?!!
Nice defenses there by Butcher.
Butcher looks to throw the jab but Johnson is out of range.
Butcher connects with a right that clearly hurt Johnson. He's backed up against the cage with nowhere to go as Butcher proceeds to tee off with vicious combinations till Johnson collapses and taps out under the pressure!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 2:40 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
During a confident post fight interview, Bobby Butcher thanked all his fans. He seemed very genuine when describing how motivated his fans keep him.
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A | B
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RATING
100%

 

Event: New York "Invasion"     
Date:   May 03, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Samuel Borne and Bobby Butcher. On his way into the cage it seems that Samuel Borne has been attacked by a crazed fan! It looks like it might have been the just bleed guy! Luckily Samuel Borne seems to be OK! I thought that lunatic was in prison!?

165 cm
21
154 lbs
5 - 3 - 0
174 cm
21
167 lbs
7 - 1 - 0
BJJ Brown Belt
Counter fighter
Granite chin
BJJ Blue Belt
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 5 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Samuel Borne!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 7 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Franklyn Lucas, Reed Andrews and Bruno Lombardi.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher's corner calls for a 1-2. Butcher obliges with the 1 part as he scores the single shot and moves back out of range.
Butcher misses with a two punch combination.
Butcher scores with a sloppy right hand. Borne should have avoided that one.
Butcher slips in close and lands a nice hook before moving back out of range.
Butcher fakes low and throws an overhand right that catches Borne on the side of the head.
Butcher scores with a jab to the jaw.
Fantastic stuff here - a very entertaining period of action, which has drawn cheers from the crowd.
Borne takes a hook to the side of the head. I wonder if that's got his ears ringing.
Borne takes a body punch that cleary hurt but he's trying not to show any weakness.
Butcher cracks Borne with a right hand to the side of the head.

Borne is rocked!
Borne tries to get into range but Butcher steps to the side and lands a beautiful hook that drops Borne! He's faceplanted into the mat, ass in the air... he's out cold! That's an image he won't want to show his grandkids when he gets older! Butcher scores the big KO victory!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:40 of round 1, we have a winner by way of KO (Punch). Bobby Butcher!
Bobby Butcher decided to thank the fans in attendance for making a great atmosphere. It seemed to go down pretty well.
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100%

 

Event: "Bad Blood"     
Date:   Apr 19, 2013


Bobby Butcher did not make it to the correct location before the fight and as a result, his bout with Samuel Borne had to be cancelled.

 

Event: "Surrender"     
Date:   Mar 29, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Eric Brooks and Bobby Butcher. Brooks comes to the cage accompanied by ZAO - the psalm of the city of the dead.. I'm sure you'll be fascinated to know that I was talking to some pointless Z list celebrity before the fight and he thought that Bobby Butcher was going to win. Let's see if he was right.

175 cm
21
162 lbs
6 - 5 - 0
174 cm
20
167 lbs
6 - 1 - 0
BJJ Purple Belt
Counter fighter
Granite chin
BJJ White Belt
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

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Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Eric Brooks!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Stewart Dunkirk, Daniel Franklin and Gwen Towbar.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
Butcher lands a jab, followed by a cross and another cross, as Brooks backs up against the cage.

It looks like Eric Brooks has been cut.
Butcher tests Brooks's chin there with a solid looking shot.
Butcher swings wildly with a hook that is half blocked by Brooks.
Butcher digs a good hook to Brooks's body.
The crowd are loving this. Great action here.
Brooks shakes his hands off, looking to compose himself, but takes a jab to the jaw whilst he does it.
Butcher jabs Brooks right on the nose. Brooks blinks but takes it well.

Butcher sends Brooks crashing to the mat with a devastating uppercut! Butcher is motioning to the referee to let Brooks up. He wants to try and finish this one on the feet!

Brooks is rocked!
Butcher drops Brooks with a straight right hand, right on the button! Butcher follows him down to the mat and pounds him out with hammerfists until the referee jumps in to end the fight!

Ladies and gentlemen, after 0:31 of round 1, we have a winner by way of TKO (Strikes). Bobby Butcher!
After winning the bout, Bobby Butcher thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
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RATING
100%

 

Event: "Premonition"     
Date:   Mar 08, 2013

Coming up we have a lightweight MMA rules bout between Luke Lashley and Bobby Butcher. Lashley kept the crowd waiting but all that was forgotten when his ring entrance music started. The incomparable musical genius that is Hustlin. Well, the cameraman is lingering on a pretty young lady for a bit too long there. Keep your eyes on the fighters buddy or you'll miss the fighter intros!

168 cm
29
153 lbs
16 - 15 - 0
174 cm
20
167 lbs
6 - 0 - 0
BJJ Brown Belt
Excellent boxer
Cardio machine
BJJ White Belt
Excellent boxer
Good gas tank

Just Fight (Shirt 6$ Shorts 8$)

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CEC Nutrition Q160 & Loans



Ladies and gentlemen. This fight is 3 rounds, in the lightweight division.
Introducing the fighter to my left, fighting out of the red corner.
With a record of 16 wins, 15 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Luke Lashley!
And introducing the fighter to my right, fighting out of the blue corner.
With a record of 6 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, fighting out of Las Vegas, Bobby Butcher!
The judges for this bout are Tiny Johnson, Gwen Towbar and Chris Downing.



The bell rings for round one and we are underway!
A combination from Lashley does no damage.
A swing and a miss from Butcher.

Lashley closes the distance and clinches.
Butcher pressing his opponent against the cage.

Lashley breaks the clinch.
Lashley bobs and weaves well there to avoid the strikes.
Lashley throws a hard body shot but it just misses.
Butcher avoids a punch combination nicely.
A right-left combo lands from Butcher.

It looks like Luke Lashley has been cut.
Butcher keeps the fight standing with a nice sprawl.
Lashley misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher lands a jab. Then a cross. Then finally a nice hook to the body. Good work there by Butcher.
This has been an exciting period of action!
This fight brought to you by 5M nutrition - it's mmmmm tasty. Nice jab by Butcher.
Butcher misses with a few strikes there.
Butcher throws an uppercut from half a mile away. Lashley sees it coming and avoids it easily.
Lashley avoids a lazy jab quite easily.
Lashley shoots in for a takedown. "Ole!" shouts Butcher as he jumps to the side.
Butcher throws a hook but Lashley avoids it easily.

That's one minute gone in the round.
Lashley changes levels and looks for a double leg takedown. Butcher tries to avoid it but Lashley manages to keep hold of a leg and drag Butcher to the ground. Butcher escapes though and pops straight back up to his feet.
That's three failed takedown attempts in the round for Luke Lashley. That's going to take a lot out of him.
Butcher misses with a wild body shot.
Butcher misses the jab.
Butcher connects with a lovely jab that went straight through the gap between Lashley's hands.
Butcher fakes high and swings low for a body shot but Lashley manages to avoid it.
Butcher swings away with a body shot that misses

and Lashley counters with a nice double leg into side control. Butcher won't be happy with that.
Check out the look on Lashley's face as he threw that strike - that's one determined fighter!
Lashley in side control, throwing shots but Butcher defends.
This is a great period of action - very entertaining stuff!
Lashley tries to land with some ground and pound but misses.

Lashley is trying to get an arm triangle but Butcher is defending well.

Lashley tries for an arm triangle. That looks pretty tight to me.