CFA 12 Results and Highlights: Evans-Smith Stops Fox, Sampo Defends Belt
By FCF Staff
Championship Fighting Alliance held it’s 12th event last night in Coral Gables, Florida, and in the main event, flyweight champ Joshua Sampo defended his title by handing Sam Thao a unanimous decision loss.
In two other title fights, Valdir Araujo tapped out Romario Manoel da Silva to win the vacant welterweight belt, and Yoisdenis Cedeno defeated Torrance Taylor by split decision to win the vacant lightweight title.
CFA 12 also featured the finals of the women’s featherweight tournament, and Ashlee Evans-Smith stopped Fallon Fox in round three to win the competition.
Here are the main card results.
CFA Flyweight Championship
Joshua Sampo def. Sam Thao via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
Featherweight Tournament Final
Ashlee Evans-Smith def. Fallon Fox via TKO (punches) – R3, 3:15 –
CFA Welterweight Championship
Valdir Araujo def. Romario Manoel da Silva via submission (guillotine choke) – R2, 4:09
CFA Lightweight Championship
Yoisdenis Cedeno def. Torrance Taylor via split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47)
Efrain Escudero def. Luis Palomino via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-29)