Submission Underground (SUG) has returned! SUG 8 will be live from The Roseland Theater in Portland, Oregon on May 12th. Doors open at 2 pm and the card will start at 3 pm. The Submission Underground 8 card will air live on UFC Fight Pass and it will be the first that promoter Chael Sonnen has brought to the platform.
— Chael Sonnen (@ChaelSonnen) May 6, 2019
In the night’s main event, undefeated Bellator welterweight contender Austin Vanderford takes on former Strikeforce middleweight champion Jake Shields.
Submission Underground 8 Results below:
Austin Vanderford vs. Jake Shields: Jake Shields winner by Escape Time in EBI OT.
Jake Ellenberger vs. Diego Sanchez: Jake Ellenberger winner by Escape Time in EBI OT.
Fabiano Scherner vs. Matt Mitrione: Fabiano Scherner winner by Armbar in EBI OT.
Dennis Hallman vs. Craig Jones: Craig Jones winner by Toe Hold.
Pat Healy vs. Gilbert Melendez: Gilbert Melendez winner by Escape Time (EBI OT Rules).
Micah Brakefield vs. Shaun Kiatvongcharoen in the Gi. Micah Brakefield winner by Kneebar.
Tag Team Jiu-Jitsu:
1. Team Hart/ The Base: Amy Burnham & Ryan Hart
Team Currier/ Impact JJ: Samantha & Mike Currier.
Winner by Crowd Applause (Tied at 3 at end of regulation): Team Currier/ Impact JJ
2. Team Combat Arts Academy: Sonia Sillan & Preeya Sillan
Team Straight Blast Gym: Amanda Loewen & Vanessa Mariscal.
Winner by 6 submissions to 1: Team Straight Blast Gym.
3. Team Impact JJ/ Nemesis: Anna Dempster & Michelle Brannan
Team Gracie Barra: Liz Tracey & Lisa Spangler
Winner by Crowd Applause: Team Impact Nemesis.
4. Team 10th Planet Springfield: Mike Dewitt & Dustin Castleberry
Team BTT Happy Valley: Gustavo Bessa & Chad McKinney
Winner by 2 submissions to 0: Team BTT Happy Valley.
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