WSOF 11: Justin Gaethje Hands Nick Newell First Defeat
By FCF Staff
Here are the official results from World Series of Fighting 11, which saw lightweight champ Justin Gaethje hand Nick Newell his first, pro defeat.
Gaethje went on to stop Newell in the second round with strikes, and ended the latter’s eleven fight win streak in the process. With the victory, the rising lightweight extended his record to 12-0.
WSOF 11 was hosted by the Ocean Center in Daytona, Florida.
WSOF Lightweight Championship
Justin Gaethje def. Nick Newell via TKO (strikes) 3:09, R2
Jon Fitch def. Dennis Hallman via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Melvin Guillard def. Gesias Cavalcante via TKO (strikes) 2:36, R2
Cody Bollinger def. Pablo Alfonso via submission (rear-naked choke) 2:37, R1
Jake Heun def. Kendrick Miree via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Neiman Gracie def. Dustin Holyko via submission (rear-naked choke) 2:21, R2
Jose Caceres def. Walber Brito de Barros via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Muhamed Dereese def. Rashaun Spencer via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)