CFA 12 highlights and results

cfa_12_sampo_vs._thao_poster.0_standard_352.0Ashlee Evans-Smith (2-0) was the big winner on the night in Coral Gables Florida at CFA 12. The featherweight was looking to upset Fallon Fox (3-1) in the CFA tournament and bank herself $20,000. That is exactly what she did. Evans-Smith pounded her way to victory in the third round after a very hard fought fight.

Efrain Escudero (21-7) edged out Luis Palomino (21-9) after three rounds on the judge’s scorecards in the co-main event of the evening. Flyweight champion Joshua Sampo (10-2) used solid wrestling to retain his title the main event over  Sam Thao (7-2) in a five round battle.

Here are you results and highlights from last night’s event.

  • Joshua Sampo def. Sam Thao via Unanimous Decision
  • Efrain Escudero def. Luis Palomino via Unanimous Decision
  • Ashlee Evans-Smith def. Fallon Fox via TKO (punches) at  3:15 Round 3
  • Valdir Araujo def. Romario Ma noel da Silva via Submission (guillotine choke) at 4:09 Round 2
  • Yoisdenis Cedeno def. Torrance Taylor via Split Decision