Proctor submits Tickle; complete TUF Live, Episode 6 recap

Friday, April 13, 2012

TEAM CRUZ’S CHRIS TICKLE (7-4) VS. TEAM FABER’S JOE PROCTOR (7-1)

Round 1 – A touch of gloves gets us started. The fighters trade some early shots. Chris fires off punches and kicks, but Joe checks them and remains in the pocket. Joe then unloads a two-punch combo, clinches and looks for the takedown. Chris fends it off and reverses before unloading some quick punches. Joe gets through a nice right and then a good counter left. Chris, though, tags him on the next exchange. Joe again takes the center of the cage, looks for knees, and clinches. Chris whiffs on an elbow as they break. Joe shoots soon after and gets the takedown and works for a rear-naked choke as Chris gets back to his feet. He clings to the hold, goes back to the mat, and Chris tries to break free. Joe, though, tightens the grip, and Chris taps out moments later.

Joe Proctor def. Chris Tickle via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:42

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