Live MMA on Long Island: MMA Platinum Gloves 7 Results

St. James, NY – MMA Platinum Gloves delivered their seventh show Saturday night, November 1, 2014.

The event returned to The Sports Arena in St. James, on Long Island.  Fight of the Night Honors went to the Ryan Castro vs. James Gonzalez bout while Nyko Harrynarine earned the Performance of the Night award.

Harrynarine took home the Performance of the Night Honors with his impressive first round victory over Paul Thimote via Technical Knock Out when the referee stopped the fight.

Ryan Castro earned a split decision victory over his opponent James Gonzalez. The two fighters battled for three rounds delivering an exciting match-up to the fans, warranting them the Fight of the Night Award.

Despite the cancellation of two bouts, the seven match-ups carried out for the fans as there was four split-decisions and three finishes, two of which were first round TKO’s and the other was a first round arm-bar submission.

The announced attendance for MMA Platinum Gloves 7 was 585. The smaller fight card compared to past events didn’t hinder the quality of the seventh establishment of MMA on Long Island presented by MMA Platinum Gloves.

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The fight card official results are as follows:

MMA Platinum Gloves 7 Results

Michael Merante W 3 (Split Decision) Ryan Schappert

Nyko Harrynarine W 1 (TKO – Ref Stoppage) Paul Thimote

Ryan Castro W 3 (Split) James Gonzalez

Robert Diggle W 3 (Split) Shaquan Moore

Errol Murphy W 1 (TKO – Ref Stoppage) Tyler Fudzinski

Kevin Wall W 1 (Sub – Arm Bar) Damon Mulazzi

Dave Della Rocca W 3 (Split) Eric Finch

Fight of the Night: Ryan Castro vs. James Gonzalez

Performance of the Night: Nyko Harrynarine

Cancelled Fights
Dan Diaz (Injured) vs. Luis Ruiz

Victor Robinson (No Show) vs. Sabu Diaz

For more information about upcoming events presented by MMA Platinum Gloves visit their website at for Live MMA on Long Island.

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Kyle Carroll
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).