Saturday, June 16, 2018

CES MMA celebrated its 50th event on Friday night in exciting fashion as Andre Ewell (13-4) caught Dinis Paiva (11-7) in a Darse choke in the third round of their main event fight to win the bantamweight title and close out a finish-filled card on AXS TV FIGHTS.

The event was broadcast live from the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island.

AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and Ron Kruck break down the night’s action:

Ewell gets the sub:

Kris Moutinho Round 1 counter punch KO vs. Alfred Jones:

Reginaldo Felix knocks out Pat McCrohan:

CES MMA 50 Results:
Main Event – Bantamweight Title Fight – Andre Ewell (13-4) submitted Dinis Paiva (11-7) with a Darse choke at 0:36 in round three
Co-Main Event – Welterweight Fight – Jeremiah Wells (5-1-1) defeated Jon Manley (11-5) by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 29-28)
Catchweight Fight (130 pounds) – Jose Lugo (3-0) submitted Michael Taylor (1-2) with a rear-naked choke at 1:31 in round two.
Middleweight Fight – Reginaldo Felix (5-2) knocked out Pat McCrohan (3-2) to win by TKO (strikes) at 4:42 in round two.
Bantamweight Fight – Kris Moutinho (5-2) knocked out Alfred Jones (3-4) at 1:58 in round one.
Bantamweight Fight – Adam Acquaviva (6-3) scored a TKO (elbows) over John Douma (3-1) at 2:47 in round three.
Light Heavyweight Fight – Fabio Cherant (1-1) submitted Marquis Allen (1-2) with a guillotine choke at 3:55 in round one.

Images via Will Paul/CES MMA