M-1 Challenge 26: Garner Stops Bennett
By FCF Staff
Here are the official results from last night’s M-1 Challenge 26 event in Costa Mesa, California, which saw Kenny Garner stop heavyweight Pat Bennett in the card’s headliner.
Garner, who recorded a TKO over Bennett in their initial meeting last September, improves his record to 7-3. (Pictured: Garner (right) attacking Bennett)
At middleweight, Arthur Guseinov knocked out fellow contender Tyson Jeffries with a first round, spinning backfist. The win returns Guseinov to the winner’s column, after dropping back-to-back bouts, and extends his record to 8-2.
Kenny Garner def. Pat Bennett via TKO (strikes) R2, 1:15
Arthur Guseinov def. Tyson Jeffries via knockout (spinning backfist) R1, 1:32
Mairbek Taisumov def. Josh Bacallao via knockout (punches) R1, 2:01
Daniel Weichel def. Beau Baker via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
Eddie Arizmendi def. Jason Norwood via knockout (strikes) R2, 4:55
Diman Morris def. Brandon Michaels via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Max Martyniouk def. Mike De Robles via TKO (punches) R1, 2:30