The World Series of Fighting 10 event featured three title fights including a battle between David Branch and Jesse Taylor to determine the first WSOF middleweight champion.
It didn’t take very long for Branch to make an impact as he worked Taylor on the ground and quickly forced Taylor to tap out to the d’arce choke at the 1:41 mark of the first round to become the inaugural WSOF middleweight champion. Watch the highlights of the fight here:
Georgi Karakhanyan looked to successfully defend his featherweight championship for the first time as he took on Rick Glenn. Unfortunately for Karakhanyan, his corner wouldn’t allow him to continue after the second around. Glenn was awarded the win and the featherweight title. Here are the highlights from the fight:
Jessica Aguilar successfully defended her strawweight championship against Emi Fujino in a fight that went the distance. Aguilar bloodied Fujino with a big right hand in the first round and continued to put on the pressure throughout the fight. Aguilar won the fight by a unanimous decision as all three judges scored the fight 50-to-44. Watch the highlights of the fight here.
Somehow Tyson Griffin and Luiz Fermino made it through the full three rounds of their lightweight battle. There were points in the fight when it looked like either of the two could have ended the match, but neither could finish the fight. Fermino was awarded the victory by a unanimous decision. Watch the highlights of the fight here.
It didn’t take long for Lance Palmer to make an impact in the first fight of the main card as he locked Nick LoBosco in a rear naked choke and forced him to tap out at the 4:15 mark of the first round. Watch the highlights of the fight here.