One of the biggest European MMA events, Superior Challenge 6, took place Oct. 29 in Stockholm, Sweden. In the main event, former Dream lightweight champion, Joachim Hansen fought one of the best Sweden mixed martial artists, Sami Aziz.
Hansen tapped Aziz out with an armbar. There was a lot of clinching in fight, but in the second round, Hansen took down Aziz, tried to submit him by kimura, but was unable. A takedown attempt from Aziz was countered by Hansem with a triangle, Hansen then transitioned to armbar and forced him to tap.
Thales Leites defeted Tor Troeng in second round. It was an easy fight for Leites, who showed a good ground game and a variety of submission attempts. Finally, in the second round Leites applied a rear-naked choke and forced his Troeng to tap.
In a light heavyweight championship bout, Chute Boxe fighter, Daniel Accacio defeated David Bielkheden by split decision. The bout was very close and full of action. Some felt the decision should have gone to Bielkheden.
In a lightweight championship bout, local fighter, Reza Madadi defeted Carlo Prater by unaminous decision. Reza is an undefeted Sweden MMA prospect with a nice ground game. He had several takedowns and out-pointed Prater on the feet. He deserved the victory.
Also, Sweden prospect Papy Abedi submitted Nathan Schouterea, Assan Njie knocked out UFC vet, Sean Salmon in 41 seconds and one of Europe’s best bantamweight fighters, David Aranda had no problems defeating Navid Yousefi.
All fight videos from Superior Challenge 6 can be seen on mmavideos.pl.
Superior Challenge 6 results:
- Nicklas Backstrom def. Simon Skold by TKO (Punches) Rd 3
- Andreas Stahl def. Niclas Danielsson by Decision (Unanimous) Rd 3, 5:00
- Danny Mitchell def. Nicholas Musoke by Submission (Armbar) Rd 2, 1:56
- David Aranda def. Navid Yousefi by Submission (Armbar) Rd 1, 3:14
- Hanna Sillen def. Maiju Kujala by Decision (Majority) Rd 3, 5:00
- Matti Makela def. Linton Vassell by TKO (Punches) Rd 3, 4:10
- Hamid Corassani def. Graham Turner by Decision (Unanimous) Rd 3, 5:00
- Magnus Cedenblad def. Allan Love by Decision (Unanimous) Rd 3, 5:00
- Assan Njie def. Sean Salmon by TKO (Punches) Rd 1, 0:41
- Papy Abedi def. Nathan Schouteren by Submission (Guillotine Choke) Rd 1, 3:22
- Thales Leites def. Tor Troeng by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Rd 2, 3:33
- Reza Madadi def. Carlo Prater by Decision (Unanimous) Rd 3, 5:00
- Daniel Acacio def. David Bielkheden by Decision (Split) Rd 3, 5:00
- Joachim Hansen def. Sami Aziz by Submission (Armbar) Rd 2, 3:47
Joachim Hansen vs. Sami Aziz