M-1 Challenge 27 Quick Results: Magalhaes Defends Heavyweight Title
By MATT MOLGAARD
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
It was rough early on, but M-1 Global light heavyweight champ Vinny Magalhaes overcame adversity, and put challenger Mikhail Zayats away with a barrage of strikes in the third frame of M-1 Challenge 27’s main event. The beginning of the end came when Vinny landed a brutal high kick that sent the challenger reeling; a series of follow-up blows put an end to the bout.
Magalhaes now rides a five fight win streak; his professional record stands at 9-5-0-1.
Zayats professional ledger now stands at 14-6.
Check out the evening’s official results below:
-Vinny Magalhaes def. Mikhail Zayats via TKO (strikes) - Round 3, 1:13
-Kenny Garner def. Maxim Grishin via submission (punches) - Round 5, 4:07
-Arthur Guseinov def. Eddie Arizmendi via submission (heel hook) - Round 1, 0:50
-Yasubey Enomoto def. Josh Thorpe via submission (triangle choke) - Round 1, 1:07
-Daniel Madrid def. Tom Gallicchio via submission (armbar) - Round 1, 0:48
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