Jo Nattawut (Bennie Palmore/Lion Fight)
Lion Fight 33 Results: Nattawut, Shevchenko Retain, Eersel Crowned Champion
On Friday, Nov. 18, Lion Fight hosted its 33rd event from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV.
In the main event of the evening, Jo Nattawut put his super welterweight title on the line against challenger Hason Troy.
The co-main event saw women’s lightweight titleholder Antonina Shevchenko make the first defense of her title against Ilona Wijmans.
Finally, a new super middleweight champion was crowned when Regian Eersel took on Jake Purdy.
The action kicked off at 10 p.m. ET on AXS TV. Above are video highlights of the main card (courtesy of AXS TV).
Jo Nattawut def. Hasan Troy by unanimous decision (50-45 x3) – for super welterweight title
Antonina Shevchenko def. Ilona Wijmans by unanimous decision (50-45 x3) – for women’s lightweight title
Regian Eersel def. Jake Purdy by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 2:41 – for super middleweight title
Chip Moraza-Pollard def. Brett Hlavacek by split decision (47-48, 50-47, 48-47)
Yeison Berdugo def. Anthony Craparo by unanimous decision (50-45, 48-47, 48-47)
P.J. Sweda def. Andres Jeudi by split decision (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)