BattleGrounds MMA: Roan Carneiro Wins Welterweight Tourney
By FCF Staff
Here are the results from BattleGrounds MMA’s first event, which saw Roan Carneiro win a one-night, welterweight tournament and $50,000.
With the three victories, Carneiro improved his overall record to 19-9.
The event was hosted by the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Welterweight Tournament Final
Roan Carneiro def. Brock Larson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Welterweight Tournament Semifinals
Roan Carneiro def. Trey Houston via TKO (strikes) at 2:11, R2
Brock Larson def. Joe Ray via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Welterweight Tournament Quarterfinals
Roan Carneiro def. Randall Wallace via submission (armbar) at 3:29, R1
Trey Houston def. Jesse Taylor via submission (armbar) at 2:10, R1
Joe Ray def. Luigi Floravanti via TKO (knees and punches) at 2:39, R2
Brock Larson def. Cody McKenzie via submission (arm triangle choke) at 1:43, R2
Jamal Parks def. Ruben Warr via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Niko Koliastasis def. Wayne Cole via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:32, R1
Chris Gutierrez def. Tyler Shinn via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
Zac Church def. Ryan Hayes via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Bryan McVea def. Mike Cook via submission (arm triangle choke) at 1:39, R2
Demoreo Dennis def. Bryan Porritt via TKO (strikes) at 2:05, R1