On Friday, April 1, CES MMA held its 34th event from the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV.
In the night’s main event, the promotion’s welterweight champion Chris Curtis squared off with UFC, Strikeforce and Bellator MMA veteran Nah-Shon Burrell. After five rounds of action, Burrell was surprisingly declared the winner.
Below are the full results of the event, while video highlights (courtesy of AXS TV Fights) can be viewed above.
Nah-Shon Burrell def. Chris Curtis by split decision (48-47, 47-48, 49-46) – non-title fight (Burrell missed weight)
Calvin Kattar def. Kenny Foster by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Matthew Lozano def. Johnny Campbell by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Leon Davis def. Lorawnt-T Nelson by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 29-28)
Anton Berzin def. Matt Thompson by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:32
Kevin Haley def. Steve Skrzat by TKO (punches). Round 2, 2:45
Carlos Candelario def. Luay Ashkar by knockout (punch). Round 1, 0:31
Merab Dualishuili def. Geoffrey Then by unanimous decision
Dan Randall def. Gavin Nickel by TKO (punches). Round 1, 1:25