Submission Underground returns for it’s 9th installment on July 4th weekend.
Sunday, July 7th, there will be more fireworks set off in Portland, Oregon.
The SUG 9 main card features UFC and MMA veterans Gabriel Gonzaga, Fabiano Scherner, Micah Brakefield, Kevin Casey and an outstanding David vs. Goliath main event between grappling standout Craig Jones, and former UFC title challenger Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson.
Along with an outstanding main card, the preliminary card features more tag-team Jiu-Jitsu matches!
Side note: Craig Jones weighed in at 208lbs and Rumble weighed in at 278lbs.
Submission Underground 9 starts at 6pm. (EST) live from The Roseland Theatre in Portland, Oregon. The event will be live on UFC Fight Pass.
Anthony Johnson vs. Craig Jones: Craig Jones winner by Heel Hook.
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Fabiano Scherner: Gabriel Gonzaga winner by Armbar in 1st EBI OT.
Micah Brakefield vs. Kevin Casey: Kevin Casey winner by Armbar in 1st EBI OT.
Jake Blaski vs. Mike Currier: Mike Currier winner by Rear Naked Choke in 1st EBI OT.
Talan Leon Guerrero vs. Anthony Bennett Gi Match: Anthony Bennett winner by Armbar.
Eddie Flowers vs. Josh Manfredi Gi Match: Eddie Flowers winner by Collar Choke in 3rd EBI OT.
TAG TEAM JIU-JITSU:
Team ATT (Andrew Marshall & Dave Jansen) vs. Team Desert Dogs (Lingo Diaz & Juan Bernardo): Team ATT winner by Audience Applause.
Team NGSF (Chase Davis & Bobby Emmons) vs. Team 10th Planet (Rafael Escobar & Justin Mullin) : Team NGSF winner 2-0.
Team BTT Happy Valley (Gustavo Bessa & Charlie Gilpin) vs. Team Impact Jiu-Jitsu (Jose Rodriguez & Dip Thapa): Team BTT Happy Valley winner 2-0.
Team Scherner Jiu-Jitsu (John Simon & Chris Lencioni ) vs. Team Solid Base (Rashaan Foreman & Cody Kenega): Team Scherner Jiu-Jitsu winner 3-0.
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