ONTARIO — Maximum Fighting Championship comes to Ontario, Canada, for the first time tonight with “MFC 29: Conquer” at The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor.
MFC 29 features two title fights and will air LIVE on HDNet starting at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. MFC unveils their new circular cage tonight dubbed “the MFC ring”.
MFC 29 quick results:
MFC WELTERWEIGHT TITLE
- Douglas Lima def. Terry Martin by TKO (punches) Rd 1 (1:14)
MFC LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE
- Ryan Jimmo def. Zak Cummings by unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 50-45) Rd 5 (5:00)
- Marcus Davis def. Curtis Demarce by split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28) Rd 3 (5:00)
- Hermes Franca def. Robert Washington by TKO (punches) Rd 2 (0:26)
- Pete Spratt def. Demi Deeds by submission (armbar) Rd 2 (4:19)
- Ali Mokdad def. Andreas Spang by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 1 (1:35)
- Dhiego Lima def. Josh Taveirne by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 3 (3:35)
- Pete Brown vs. Matthew Spisak def. Pete Brown by unanimous decision Rd 3 (5:00)
- Chucky Mady vs. David Harris def. Chucky Mady by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 1 (3:07)
MFC 29 play-by-play:
Andreas Spang vs. Ali Mokdad
Round 1 – Spang with a body kick, clinch. Mokdad gets the takedown, on top inside half guard where he lays down some shots. Mokdad takes Spang’s back as he turtles, they roll to their back. Mokdad with a body triangle. He locks in the choke, it’s under the neck and Spang taps out of the first televised MMA fight in Ontario, Canada.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Ali Mokdad def. Andreas Spang by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 1 (1:35)
Pete Spratt vs. Demi Deeds
Round 1 – Leg kick from Deeds. Body kick from Spratt. Right hand from Deeds and an inside thigh kick. Leg kick from Deeds ands Spratt lands a nice left hook. Spratt misses with a high kick. Deeds smacks Spratt in the face with a head kick. Body shot from Spratt. Clinch, Spratt backs out, right hand from Deeds. Clinch, Deeds changes levels looking for a single, lets it go, knee to the gut. Ref calls for work. Spratt backs out. Inside leg kick from Spratt. Body shot from Spratt, but gets tagged with a right. Deeds gets the takedown, Spratt gets up though and lands several big shots at the bell. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Spratt.
Round 2 – Body kick from Deeds. One, two from Deeds. Collar tie and a big knee to the gut from Spratt, then a leg kick. Time is called for a low blow. Leg kick from Spratt, switch head kick from Deeds is blocked. High kick from Spratt. Deeds shoots for a single, gets the leg, can’t get it. Ref calls for work as they exchange knees against the cage. Ref separates them. Right hand from Deeds. Big leg kick from Spratt. Another. Nice big body shot from Spratt, then a left hook. He has Deeds against the fence and lands a few big shots until Deeds goes down. Spratt goes to the ground on top in half guard. Spratt goes for an armbar and gets it just like that, Deeds taps out.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Pete Spratt def. Demi Deeds by submission (armbar) Rd 2 (4:19)
Hermes Franca vs. Robert Washington
Round 1 – Franca doesn’t have his hair dyed for the first time I can remember. He looks oddly normal. Body punch from Washington. Inside leg kick from Washington. Big leg kick from Franca and Washington returns it to the inside. Another leg kick by both. Big leg kick from Washington. Franca throws his hands up and Washington throws a couple shots. Franca shrugs his shoulders. Nice right from Franca as he counters a kick. Inside leg kick from Washington. Leg kick from Washington and Franca counters him with a big right that drops him. Frranca gets on top but Washington gets right up and escapes a kimura attempt. Body shot from Washington and a counter right to Franca’s leg kick. Franca covers up as Washington swings big. Franca poses and bobs his head playing with Washington before the bell. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Franca.
Round 2 – Right hand from Washington. Big overhand right from Franca hits Washington on the kisser and snaps his neck, Washington drops and Franca follows it up with four big rights. Josh Rosenthal stops the bout and Franca is the winner. Washington was actually the favorite in this fight.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Hermes Franca def. Robert Washington by TKO (punches) Rd 2 (0:26)
Marcus Davis vs. Curtis Demarce
Round 1 – Double jab from Davis. Demarce swings and misses, again. Body kick from Davis. Davis misses with a combo. Inside thigh kick from Davis. Body shot from Demarce. Lazy shot from Demarce and almost pays for it. Inside leg kick from Demarce. Davis misses a knee, lands an uppercut. Demarce shoots, puts Davis against the cage and Davis puts on a guillotine. Demarce pulls his head out. Davis locks on a front head lock, pushes Demarce against the cage. Davis gets a trip takedown, on top in half guard. Demarce gets butterfly guard. Davis now inside full guard. Elbows from Davis and body shots. Thirty seconds to go. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Davis.
Round 2 – Right hand from Demarce, then an overhand right. Left from Davis. One, two, three from Davis as he counters an overhand right. Uppercut from Davis, clinches, pushing Demarce against the cage. Body lock, and Davis gets the trip takedown. Body punches from Davis inside Demarce’s guard. Davis with some nice punches and elbows and Demarce is cut open. Ref calls time to look at the cut. Davis’ face is completely covered in blood. Davis is the one who is actually cut. Keep in mind MMA regulation here in Ontario is brand new so it takes a bit longer here for them to figure this stuff out. Right hand from Demarce, but he gets countered and his mouthpiece flies out. Davis lands a knee, locks on a tight guillotine but Demarce escapes. Davis gets up but Demarce takes him down hard and lands a big elbow. Demarce himself goes for a guillotine. Davis pops out and is on top inside guard. Demarce landing elbows from the bottom and this has opened Davis’ cut up badly. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Davis.
Round 3 – The Voice said Demarce won round two. Big knee from Davis as Demarce ducks in, again. Another knee from Davis and Demarce counters. Demarce shoots and gets a big takedown. Davis gets his back to the cage and gets to his feet. Demarce swings and misses. Nice right hook from Davis. Another right counter from Davis. Body shot from Demarce as he grabs a single. They wrestle against the cage until the ref separates them. Leg kick from Demarce. One, two from Davis. Nice knee and punch counter from Davis. Big leg kick from Davis and it catches Demarce low. Time is called. The Voice thinks Davis has four cuts on his head. Big knee counter from Davis as Demarce shoots, another one lands solid and you can hear it smack Demarce’s chin. Demarce goes down with Davis on top. They both work until the bell sounds. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Davis and the fight 30-27 for Davis.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Marcus Davis def. Curtis Demarce by split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28) Rd 3 (5:00)
205 lbs. Title Ryan Jimmo vs. Zak Cummings
Round 1 – Big leg kick from Cummings. Cummings ducks a Jimmo head kick. There’s already a cut, likely from a head butt. Looks like Jimmo is cut. Clinched against the cage. Knees from Jimmo, ref separates them. Body shot from Jimmo and misses a turning back kick. Cummings shoots, stuffed. Body shot from Cummings. Clinched. Ref wants action. Elbow from Cummings. Ref separates them. They trade leg kicks. Body kick from Cummings and Jimmo lands a big counter right. Again. Body kick from Jimmo. Cummings shoots, stuffed, clinched against the cage. Knee from Jimmo to the body. Again. Elbow from Cummings. Knee from Jimmo. Pretty bad cut over Jimmo’s right eye. They wrestle from the clinch. Body shot from Cummings and a knee. Close round. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Jimmo. Trigg gives it to Cummings.
Round 2 – They trade kicks. Jimmo with a leg kick, body kick. Clinch against the cage. A few boos at the slow pace. Ref separates them. Head kick from Jimmo is blocked. Body kick from Jimmo and a leg kick, he gets a body lock from behind and drags Cummings down but he bounces right up. Cummings with a punch, kick that miss, catches a leg kick, lets it go. Clinch. Cummings lands a low knee and time is called. Counter right from Jimmo scores. Cummings gets a takedown, eats a knee, but Jimmo bounces right up. Clinched. Knee from Jimmo to the thigh. Boos from the crowd. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Jimmo. Looks like Cummings nose could be broke from that big counter punch.
Round 3 – Clinch, Cummings drops levels against the cage. Jimmo defends and the boos start. Knee from Jimmo as they continue to wrestle and clinch dance to the boo band. Knee to thigh from Cummings. Jimmo with a couple rabbit punches and they separate. Left counter and body kick from Jimmo. Cummings grabs a single, pushes him against the cage and Jimmo reverses position. Cummings reverses, drops levels. They separate as Cummings backs out, misses with a high kick. Jimmo with a counter right and gets the takedown, mounts, big elbow from Jimmo. Double punch to the ears from Jimmo, another elbow, punches and more elbows. Cummings achieves half guard. Jimmo locks in an arm triangle but Cummings bucks out like a wrestling break at the bell. ProMMAnow.com scores it 10-9 for Jimmo.
Round 4 – Body kick from Jimmo and lands a counter right as they clinch. Cummings reverses position puts Jimmo’s back to the cage as the ref calls for action. Knee from Cummings as they break, he shoots, but is stuffed. Drops for a single, no dice. Jimmo defending well. Clinched against the cage. Cummings backs out. Jimmo gets the takedown and is on top in half guard, passes to side control, looking for a kimura, lets it go. Jimmo’s forehead leaking. Jimmo tries to mount, Cummings gets half guard. Jimmo mounts, double punches, looking to set up an armbar. Hammerfists and Cummings gives up his back. Jimmo gets his hooks in as he looks for the choke, Cummings turns back on his back and Jimmo has full mount. , moves to side control. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 for Jimmo.
Round 5 – Spinning backfist from Cummings misses. Body kick from Jimmo. Cummings shoots sloppily. Stuffed as Cummings gives up the single leg. Clinched against the cage. Ref separates them. Spinning hook kick from Jimmo smacks skin. Cummings shoots, stuffed. Body shots from Cummings. He drops levels, knee from Cummings, another knee. Jimmo with a knee. Ref separates them before I fall asleep. Jimmo flat footed. Cummings swings and misses and Jimmo lands a big body kick. Cummings shoots, stuffed. Clinched. Ref calls for work. Cummings with some rabbit punches. Jimmo misses a spinning hook kick, they clinch at the bell. ProMMAnow.com scores the round 10-9 and the fight 50-45 for Ryan Jimmo.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Ryan Jimmo def. Zak Cummings by unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 50-45) Rd 5 (5:00)
170 lbs. Title Douglas Lima vs. Terry Martin
Round 1 – Outside leg kick from Lima. Inside leg kick Lima, misses a left hook. One, two from Lima and another big leg kick. Left hook from Lima then a big right hook that puts Martin down. Lima follows up with several left-rights and that’s it folks. What’s funny, is I just told John Buhl Lima that Martin would go to sleep in round one.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Douglas Lima def. Terry Martin by TKO (punches) Rd 1 (1:14)