REGIAN EERSEL RETAINS LION FIGHT WELTERWEIGHT TITLE WITH FIFTH ROUND KO ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS’ TONIGHT
Putting his Lion Fight welterweight title on the line tonight on AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 38, Regian Eersel (47-4) scored a fifth round knockout in a rematch against Matous Kohout (36-10), who had previously defeated Eersel in their first career bout.
Other top highlights from tonight include:
Jafar Toshev landed a jumping head kick to knock out Jonathan George in the first round.
Cris Mims knocked out Brian Bogue with a spinning elbow in the second round of his pro debut.
Video highlights from tonight’s live broadcast are available to embed via YouTube here, presented by AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and Ron Kruck.
Official Lion Fight 38 results are as follows:
- Main Event – Welterweight Title Fight – Regian Eersel (47-4) scored a fifth round KO against Matous Kohout (36-10) at 1:01.
- Co-Main Event – Light Heavyweight Fight – Elijah Clark (7-1) outlasted Juan Jackson (9-2) to win by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)
- Cruiserweight Fight – Brett Hlavacek (18-5) defeated Timothy Woods (8-2) by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45).
- Super Lightweight Fight – Jafar Toshev (2-0) knocked out Jonathan George (2-3) with a jumping head-kick at 1:47 in round one.
- Super Cruiserweight Fight – Steve Walker (2-0) landed a knockout punch to defeat Robert Morrow (0-1) at 2:49 in round three.
- Super Middleweight Fight – Cris Mims (1-0) knocked out Brian Bogue (0-1) with a spinning elbow at 0:25 in round two.