GTFP 19 has arrived and we are officially underway once the clock strikes five. Combat Sports UK has you covered with all of the results up to the minute, and it should be a special night. With the first all female domestic main event in recent memory, it will be incredible to see the atmosphere inside of the arena for Golden Ticket.
The GTFP 19 Card
Womens Bantamweight Championship (PRO): Melissa Dixon vs Mafalda Carmona
In a fight that went to the judges scorecards, Melissa Dixon sees her hand raised after an all out war. What a performance for both Dixon and Carmona, but it was clear that Melissa Dixon had this one once she got it to the canvas especially. With no answers for Melissa Dixon, Carmona showed her heart by gritting out the decision. What a fight to close the show.
RESULT: Melissa Dixon def Mafalda Carmona via Unanimous Decision to become the NEW GTFP PRO Womens Bantamweight Champion.
PRO: Marcus Mee vs Milan Silva
Marcus Mee closes the show with a one shot uppercut knockout of Milan Silva early on. What a stoppage.
RESULT: Marcus Mee def Milan Silva via Knockout (Uppercut).
Middleweight Championship (AM): Bertie Oakes vs Sam Hill
Sam Hill and Bertie Oakes get going and it’s all action early, until Bertie Oakes throws a knee which Sam Hill dips into and puts him unconscious. The Knee was thrown to the body, but landed on the head after the dip. This fight ends via No Contest due to the strike.
RESULT: Bertie Oakes and Sam Hill fight to a No Contest (Illegal Knee, Unintentional) and Bertie Oakes retains the GTFP AM Middleweight Championship.
Welterweight Championship (AM): Chris Radcliffe vs Mikey Tranter
Chris Radcliffe is first to walk to the cage with Dan Hardy in towe, and Mikey Tranter is quick to follow. Both men look ready to get down to business. With both fighters combining for only finishes in their victories, this one may not see the distance. From the very beginning, this fight is incredibly high paced. Both men are comfortable regardless of where it ends up, as proven by the numerous sweeps in the first round for each man. In the end, it does indeed reach a judges decision, and a new Champion is crowned.
RESULT: Mikey Tranter def Chris Radcliffe via Decision to become the NEW GTFP AM Welterweight Champ.
Light Heavyweight Championship (AM): Branden Guest vs Julius Bernsdorf
Julius Bernsdorf makes the walk first, and the Champion Branden Guest follows. The GTFP Light Heavyweight strap is on the line for these amateur fighters, and we’re ready to go. In a fight where both men clearly had the utmost respect for one another, the judges will decide it.
RESULT: Branden Guest def Julius Bernsdorf via Decision to retain his GTFP AM Light Heavyweight Championship.
In the intermission prior to the title fights and pro swing, Thomas Paull was confirmed to be competing for Dana White’s Contenders Series this summer.
Luke Whitehouse vs Richard Nottingham: Luke Whitehouse def Richard Nottingham via Split Decision.
Ryan Lockyer vs Venet Banushi: Venet Banushi def Ryan Lockyer via KO/TKO.
Callum Turberfield vs Ollie White: Callum Turberfield def Ollie White via KO/TKO.
Gemal Gokhan vs Daniel Myers: Daniel Myers def Gemal Gokhan via Decision.
Riley Daniels vs Will Lister: Riley Daniels def Will Lister via Submission.
Oskar Lang vs Aron Franz: Aron Franz def Oskar Lang via Split Decision.
What’s your favorite for fight of the night?
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