Yodsanklai Fairtex Dominates to Keep His Belt at Lion Fight 18 | Results and Highlights
Jason Andrada and Nick Chasteen Bounce Back From Losses
It had been hyped all week long, and Yodsanklai Fairtex did not disappoint at Lion Fight 18. A veteran of over 160 fights, Fairtex put his Middleweight belt on the line against Salah Khalifa in the night’s Main Event. Khalifa made it to Round 2 before Fairtex delivered a brutal cross and knee that dropped the challenger and ended the fight. The event also saw regulars Jason Andrada and Nick Chasteen avenge earlier losses in decisive fashion.
Here are the highlights:
- Yodsanklai Fairtex def. Salah Khalifa via TKO 2:38 Rnd 2
- Jason Andrada def. Stan Mancebo via Decision (Unanimous)
- Nick Chasteen def. Jose Palacios via Decision (Unanimous)
- Chris Culley def. Brian Del Rosario via Decision (Unanimous)
- Damien Earley Def. Eddie Abasolo – Disqualification (illegal strike to back of head) Rnd 3
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