Gilbert Yvel and Maurice Smith Record KO Wins at RFA 2
By FCF Staff
It was a big night Friday for veterans Gilbert Yvel and Maurice Smith, as both men recorded highlight reel knockouts at Resurrection Fighting Alliance 2 in Kearney, Nebraska.
After a bit of a slow start, Yvel stunned fellow UFC vet Houston Alexander with a left hook and then finished the light-heavyweight off with a follow up right hand.
Competing at the age of 50, the MMA pioneer Smith recorded his first win since 2008, by knocking out Jorge Cordoba with a third round, head kick.
Here are the results from RFA 2.
Gilbert Yvel def. Houston Alexander via KO 3:59 R1 (punch)
Cliff Wright Jr. def. Dakota Cochrane via submission (rear-naked choke) 3:40 of R1
Maurice Smith def. Jorge Cordoba via KO (head kick) 2:05 R3
Tara LaRosa def. Kelly Warren via submission (armbar) 4:59 of R1
Derrick Lewis def. Justin Frazier via knockout 2:37 R1
Tim Elliott def. Josh Rave via submission (darce-choke) 0:28 R1
Jared Downing def. Alessandro Ferreira via unanimous decision
Laramie Shaffer def. Aaron Ely via split decision
Elaina Maxwell def. Ashley Sanchez via unanimous decision
Tyler Shinn def. Cody Land via submission (north-south choke) 3:53 of R3
Aaron Derrow def. Jordan Johnson via submission (triangle choke) at 2:12 of R1
Angelo Antuna def. Chad Obermiller via submission (rear-naked choke) in R2
Darrio Mobley def. John Gettle via technical knockout in R3
Tyler Perry def. Wayman Carter via submission (arm-triangle choke) in R1