TYRON WOODLEY AND JAKE SHIELDS ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’
Plus, Tiffany Van Soest Defends Her Featherweight Title and Liam Harrison Defeats Malaipet Sasiprapa on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 23’
LOS ANGELES – July 31, 2015 – UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley stopped by the INSIDE MMA studio tonight to sit down with series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten. During their discussion, Woodley gave an update on his broken foot recovery, shared his thoughts on when he would like to fight next, and played matchmaker with the UFC welterweight division. Woodley’s full interview is available here: http://bit.ly/IMMAWoodley
Also on tonight’s show, WSOF welterweight contender Jake Shields joined the show to discuss his title shot tomorrow against champion Rousimar Palhares, his career turnaround since being released from the UFC in 2013, and the significance of fighting for what could be his fifth different MMA title: http://bit.ly/IMMAShields
Highlights from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 23 are available here, presented by AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello: http://bit.ly/LionFight23
Official results from LION FIGHT 23 are as follows:
Main event – Welterweight Fight (147 pounds) – Liam Harrison (81-16-2) defeated Malaipet Sasiprapa (146-30-6) via split decision (48-47, 49-46, 50-46).
Women’s Featherweight Title Fight (125 pounds) – Tiffany Van Soest (13-2-1) defeated Martyna Krol (18-11) via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-44).
Super Lightweight Fight (140 pounds) – Rungrat Sasiprapa (86-33-2) defeated Kevin Ross (31-10) via TKO at 2:13 in round two.
Super Bantamweight Fight (122 pounds) – Victor Saravia (4-0) defeated Stan Mancebo (1-3) via TKO at 3:00 in round three.
Cruiserweight Fight (187 pounds) – Mike Lemaire (14-0) defeated Andrew Kapel (12-6) via TKO at 2:35 in round five.
Bantamweight Fight (118 pounds) – Romie Adanza (18-7-1) defeated Daniel McGowan (20-3-1) via TKO (doctor’s stoppage) at 2:19 in round three.
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