When it rains, it really pours! The fighters let all the kicks, elbows and punches pour out at the World Trade Center, Manila tonight, August 12, 2016.
Will Chope put his opponent Morteza Minbashi on the gound, pounding him in the head bleeding. ‘The Iranian Fighter’ tapped out as he gets choked out by ‘The Kill’ in round one.
Before the main event, frenemies Baron Geisler and Kiko Matos went up the cage. They did not however throw down inside as what the crowds thought who went really wild. The two thanked the fans and acknowledged the fighters.
Anthony Palanca and Kevin Park exchanged punches in the early round. The crowd laugh everytime these flyweights make fun and tease each other during their battle. The Korean has lot of energy taking punches from the Pinoy fighter and his takedown defense was good. Palanca after the third round was announced as the winner via unanimous decision.
Sem Bicaldo’s debut fight was successful even though Oyo ‘The Headhunter’ Cruz dominated him on their ground game in the second round.
Below are the results of URCC at Dutdutan 16:
Will ‘The Kill’ Chope def Morteza ‘The Iranian Fighter’ Minbashi in round 1 by submission (RNC) tap out
Anthony Palanca def Kevin Park in round 3 by UD
Sem Bicaldo def Oyo ‘The Headhunter’ Cruz in round 3 by SD
Jomary Torres def Krisna Lindaga in round 3 by UD