Titan FC returns home to with a vacant middleweight title fight between Bruno Assis and Shane O’Shea at Titan FC 70 inside the InterContinental Hotel in Miami, Florida tonight, Friday, July 2.
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In the main event on UFC Fight Pass, only Bruno Assis can win the belt after O’Shea missed the 185-pound mark. Highly touted flyweight prospect Roy Echeverria takes on Earnest Walls in tonight’s co-main event. Also featured, the return of Urijah Faber protege, Slava Borshchev.
The night also features the much anticipated MMA debut of Talita Alencar, an IBJJF World Champion in both gi and no-gi. The 30-year-old also took gold in the Pans and double-gold at Euros.
Alencar announced her professional mixed martial debut after announcing the move while working as a special-guest commentator at Titan FC 67 in February. The card includes a war at featherweight between Angel Alvarez and James Hay.
Titan FC 70 results below:
Main card [UFC Fight Pass 8 p.m. ET]
Main Event (Vacant Titan FC Middleweight Championship): Bruno Assis (11-5) def. Shane O’Shea (4-2) by submission via triangle choke at 2:22 of round 1. Assis is the new Titan FC middleweight champion.
Flyweight bout: Roy Echeverria (5-0) def. Earnest Walls (2-8) by KO at 1:45 of round 1.
Women’s strawweight bout: Talita Alencar (1-0) def. Staci Vega (0-2) by submission via Rear naked choke at 4:14 of round 1.
Heavyweight bout: Denzel Freeman (3-0) def. Duane Crespo (0-2) by TKO at 45 seconds into round 1.
Featherweight bout: Angel Alvarez (2-0) def. James Hay (3-2) by unanimous decision
Lightweight bout: Slava Borshchev (4-1) def. Kendly St. Louis (3-4) by TKO at 4:41 of round 2.
Prelims on Titan FC [Facebook 6:30 ET]:
Bantamweight bout: Sal Guerriero (4-1) def. DaJuan Robinson (0-5) by TKO at 2:34 of round 1.
Flyweight bout: Adrian Garcia (4-1) def. Marquis Johnson (1-5) by TKO at 4:29 of round 2.