On Saturday, June 26, 2021, Cage Wars 47 is going down at The Armory on Washington Avenue in Albany, New York. Cage Wars Returns with their first show since the Covid-19 pandemic with the main event bout for the super lightweight championship, between Cole Alaxanian and Corey Butts. The entire fight card will consist of seven bouts. The fights are being streamed live and for free on the Cage Wars website (www.cagewarsmma.com). Doors swing open at 6 PM and the first fight is expected to begin at 7 PM.
The Cage Wars MMA promotion is sanctioned by a third-party sanctioning body, the USMTA (United States Muay Thai Association). In the main event, Cole Alaxanian sets to battle Corey Butts in a highly-anticipated bout. These two fighters are hungry to claim the crown and capable of finishing a fight at any point.
Tune in to Cage Wars 47 live stream below:
165*- Corey Butts def. Cole Alaxanian via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28).
185- James Carroll def. Jaheal Austin via TKO in Round 1, at 1:42.
145- Nathaniel Grubham vs. Chad LaPlante via submission (Anaconda Choke) in round 1, at 0:56.
180- Austin Shoop def. Ricardo Henderson via Rear-Naked Choke in Round 3, at 2:43.
135- Trent Svingala def. Steve Miller via TKO in round 1, at 1:30.
205- Justin Rogers def. Paul Lafond via Rear-Naked Choke, Round 1, at 2:51.
125- Noah Gehring def. Damian Carey via Armbar in round 2, at 1:21.
Kyle Carroll is a Long Island, N.Y. native and avid MMA and amateur wrestling fan. He has been a part of the wrestling community for nearly 20 years. Carroll has six years of experience coaching high school wrestling. His father coached high school wrestling over 35 years, passing on his strong knowledge. Carroll has been reporting MMA news since January 2011. The former wrestler’s coverage includes the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, 2013 & 2016 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championship, and numerous MMA events (Bellator MMA, King of the Cage, North American Fighting Championship, and Glory).