Twin River Casino in Lincoln Rhode Island, hosts CES MMA 51, featuring the vacant featherweight title up for grabs and the Lightweight is being defended by Nate Andrews.
The co-main event has UFC vet Sean Soriano battling “Pretty Boy” Bruce Boyington for the title Matt Bessett vacated when he signed with the UFC. Soriano has won 2 straight knocking out Jacob Bohn & submitting Jonathan Gary. In February Boyington submitted Taylor Trahan, for his 10th career finish.
The main event D’Juan “Dirty South” Owens challenging Nate “The Snake” Andrews for the CES MMA Lightweight title. Owens has won 2 of 3 both by decision. The 33 year old, has 9 finishes 6 by submission. Andrews is on a 7 fight win streak, all finishes, the last 5 by submission. Overall Andrews has 13 wins, 13 finishes, 8 by submission.
AXSTV Main Card
155 Title: © Nate Andrews def. D’Juan Owens by technical submission (triangle choke) 1:34 R1
Vacant 145 Title: Bruce Boyington def. Sean Soriano by submission (ear naked Choke) 1:55 R2
135: Kris Moutinho def. Da’Mon Blackshear by (29-28 x3) unanimous decision
145: Dylan Lockard def. Branden Seyler Sr. by (29-28 x3) unanimous decision
155: Jacob Bohn def. Lewis Cprapi by submission (triangle choke) 3:14 R1
145: Blair Thugman def. Shane Manley by (29-28 x3) unanimous decision
HW: Ras Hylton def. Eric Bedard by KO (elbow) 1:10 R2
115: Hilarie Rose def. Ivana Cleman by (T)KO (ground & pound) 3:14 R2
205: Fabio Cherant def. Buck Pineau by submission (rear naked choke) 2:43 R1
108: Marisa Messer-Belenchia def. Kaiyana Rain by submission (rear naked choke) 1:01 R3
135: Jeff Silva def. Jessie Pires by submission (triangle coke) 1:42 R3