HAMMOND, Ind. -- Lightweight
Round two was nearly a carbon copy of the first, but Watson was able to catch Johnson at 2:42 and tap him out via triangle choke. With this win, Watson retained ownership of the TFC lightweight belt.
A significant highlight came from the bantamweight division as Torres Martial Arts fighter
The much-anticipated MMA debut of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu champion
The heavyweight division produced a no contest ruling due to unsportsmanlike conduct. At the start of the fight,
A portion of the proceeds from Saturday's event were donated to the Illinois Freedom Run. The money will be used to help buy fallen soldier nameplates for the Middle East Conflict Wall Memorial. The fights were also dedicated to all war veterans, police officers, fireman, and emergency responders.
Kyle Watson def. DeCarlo Johnson by Submission (Triangle Choke) at 2:42, R2