Razor Muay Thai educated Charlie Bubb got here into final evening’s Prince Promotions Ok-1 super-middleweight match because the favorite and he proved why, defeating three opponents to stroll away with the AU$20,000 prize cash.
The occasion occurred on the Grand Star Receptions & Conference Centre in Altona North, Victoria, and was streamed by way of Fite TV.
Victorian Kyokushin practitioner Nasar Kassab obtained the match began in spectacular style, knocking out his opponent Man Coleman within the first spherical. Kassab would transfer on to the semi-finals the place he took on Strikeforce educated Jayden Eynaud who obtained previous Michael Badato by way of choice of their opening spherical conflict.
On the opposite facet of the bracket, Charlie Bubb and Daniel Barber placed on what would find yourself being probably the most entertaining combat of the evening. Barber left every little thing on the market and gave Bubb a hard-opening spherical combat. The unanimous choice would go the way in which of Bubb who progressed to face Sarmad Jahanara who battered and bruised, edged previous Cody Jameson by way of a break up choice.
Crowd pleasure was constructing by the point the semi-finals had arrived and it began with an enormous knock-out. Jayden Eynaud obtained the first-round knockdown in opposition to Nasar Kassab however by the second spherical, it seemed like Kassab had obtained his bearing again earlier than a thunderous right-hook in opposition to the ropes, flattened Kassab as soon as and for all, sending Eynaud took the ultimate.
The primary one did not fairly do the job, however the second actually did. Large knock-out from Jayden Eynaud on Saturday’s Prince Promotions K1 match in Melbourne, Australia. pic.twitter.com/vCQ6KYFL12
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Within the different semi-final, Jahanara returned to face the most important combat of his brief profession in opposition to Charlie Bubb. The fighter from Orange, New South Wales, made it look straightforward in there, controlling the spherical and selecting his photographs and the leg kicks had been beginning to take their toll on Jahanara as he wobbled to his nook between rounds. Bubb smelled the victory and unloaded with leg-kicks within the second spherical to get the TKO stoppage.
It might be Charlie Bubb in opposition to Jayden Eynaud in the principle occasion. Each had confronted each-other again in 2019 beneath Muay-Thai guidelines the place Bubb walked away with a knock-out end. Though he was a Muay-Thai practitioner, Eynaud hoped to show the tide beneath Ok-1 guidelines tonight.
Each began passively within the opening spherical, maybe taking a bit longer to get again into the rhythm as they stepped in for the third time that night. It was an in depth first-round that might marginally go the way in which of Bubb who was touchdown the cleaner mixtures. By the second-round, Bubb was controlling the ring as Eynaud seemed to counter in opposition to the ropes. Each had their moments however Bubb was wanting the brisker of the 2 coming into the decisive spherical.
Bubb landed an early overhand proper and Eynaud got here again with a counter left of his personal however that wouldn’t cease Bubb from coming ahead. The 2 exchanged spinning kicks and continued to trade heavy fireplace because the bout got here to an finish.
The choice was by no means doubtful with Bubb strolling away with the unanimous choice to earn the $20,000 prize cash plus an additional $1,000 for a TKO stoppage earlier within the evening.
- Charlie Bubb def. Jayden Eynaud by way of Resolution (Unanimous)
- Jayden Eynaud def. Nasar Kassab by way of KO, Rd 2
- Charlie Bubb def. Sarmad Jahanara by way of TKO, Rd 2
- Nasar Kassab def. Man Coleman by way of KO, Rd 1, 2:56
- Jayden Eynaud def. Michael Badato by way of Resolution (Unanimous)
- Charlie Bubb def. Daniel Barber by way of Resolution (Unanimous)
- Sarmad Jahanara def. Cody Jameson by way of Resolution (Break up)
- Alex Roberts def. Areta Gilbert by way of Resolution (Unanimous)
- Wilson Lay def. Kaiki Furutani-Burns by way of TKO, Rd 3, 2:00
- Mateai Mateai def. Dean Edmonds by way of Resolution (Unanimous)