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AFC 12: Complete Results From South Florida!

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War Memorial Auditorium800 NE 8th StreetFort Lauderdale, FLSaturday, April 30th, 2005‘This AFC event in Ft Lauderdale was a landmark’ states matchmaker Miguel Iturrate. ‘It was our first sell out after 12 events, and the fighters and the atmosphere at the War Memorial responded! This was our hottest event ever!’Highlights were provided by Miami’s Jorge Masvidal and Joe Lauzon in the main event. Masvidal returned to the AFC with a TKO victory over Massachusett’s Lauzon, who proved his reputation as a gamer to be very well deserved. In the 2nd feature fight, Milwaukee’s Nick Thompson took out ATT’s Marcel Ferreira when the referee had to pull him off Ferreira in the 3rd, after a relentless barrage of hard punches. Thompson needed the big finish, as he was down on all cards, with Ferreira working his aggressive JJ gameplan thoroughout the early rounds. Thompson hurt Ferreria at the end of RD 2, and closed it in RD 3, and to his credit, was never in danger of being submitted, as he tied up Ferreira on the ground well from his back, showing an unusual game that kept him safe and frustrated Ferreria. The complete results appear below.COMPLETE RESULTS:3 RDS / 155 LBS – Joe Lauzon (Boston, MA) v. Jorge Masvidal (FFA, Miami, FL): Masvidal by REf Stoppage, RD 2.3 RDS / 185 LBS – Marcel Ferreira (ATT, FL) v. Nick Thompson (Strasser’s Freestyle Academy, Racine, WI): Thompson by Ref Stoppage, RD 3.3 RDS / 170 LBS – Dustin ‘Clean’ Denes (ATT) v. Pat Healy (Freelance): Denes by Judges Decision.2 RDS / 185 LBS – Diego Lionel Vitosky (Freelance, Argentina) v. Ben Saunders (Simas Jiu Jitsu, FL): DRAW2 RDS / 135 LBS – Matt ‘Pink Singlet’ Hamilton (Living Defense) v. Rafael Rebello (ATT): Hamilton by Judges Decision.2 RDS / 185 LBS – Manuel Garcia (Freelance, Spain) v. Luigi Floriovanti (Simas Jiu Jitsu): FLoriavanti by TKO, Garcia did not come out for RD 2.2 RDS / 145 LBS – Brian ‘Duke’ Geraghty (Strasser’s Freestyle Academy, Racine, WI) v. Eduardo Martinez (Maurico Villardo, Miami, FL): Geraghty by KO, RD 1.2 RDS / 145 LBS – Rick Delvecchio (Pereira Jiu Jitsu, FL) v. Rafael Santos (Betancourt/ Orlando BJJ): Delvecchio by Judges Decision.2 RDS / 215 LBS – Fabiano Capoane (BTT, Brazil) v. Stu Hasselmeyer (Freelance, FL): Capoani by Arm Lock, RD 1.2 RDS / 205 LBS – Ben Stark (ATT, FL) v. Josh Emmory (Team Trauma): Stark by KInura, RD 1.2 RDS / 170 LBS – Mike Bruno (ATT, FL) v. Jeremiah Martinez (Freelance, FL)

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