Cage Wars 49 goes down tonight at the Rivers Casino and Resort in Schenectady, New York. The capital region promotion will deliver 11 bouts, including six title fights.
Harley Locklear of Brian Beaury Jiu-Jitsu and Brendan Kennedy of Mohawk Valley MMA headliner. Kennedy will be defending his title against the challenger, Locklear. The co-main event is between two best friends, Cory Norman of OPMMA-Buffalo and Al Marro of Mohawk Valley MMA. Marro and Norman fight for the heavyweight title.
The event is sold out. Doors swing open at 5 PM and the first fight begins at 6 PM. Order the PPV on FITE TV to watch this star-studded fight card.
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Cage Wars 49 Live Results
*145- Brendan Kennedy def. Harley Locklear via Submission (Arm Bar) in round 1, at 1:23.
*265- Corey Norman def. Al Marro via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28).
*125- Alex Delacruz def. Nate Russell via Unanimous Decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27) Lost point for eye poke (Delacruz).
*155- Andrew Geisler def. Kyle Kahler via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in Round 2, at 2:55.
*135- Oliver Poisson def. Ryan Hickey via Split Decision (29-28, 30-27, 28-29).
*SHWT- Malik Smith def. James Chaplin via medical stoppage – round 1, at 5:00.
170- Mende Cukalevski def. Luis Melendez via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27).
170- Michael Asiffo def. Ricardo Henderson – via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in round 2, at 1:16.
185- Rich Cloudhammer def. Paul Lafond – via Round 1 TKO, ar 0:51.
145- Tayvonne Thomas def. Chris Quiles – via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27).
170- Nash Hylton def. Logan Samarija – via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
*- Title Fight
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).