Paul Daley (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

BAMMA 16 Results: Daley Stops Da Rocha, Duquesnoy and Grimshaw Marred by Groin Strike

On Saturday, Sept. 13, BAMMA hosted its 16th event from the Victoria Warehouse in Manchester, England.

In the night’s main event, UFC, Strikeforce and Bellator veteran Paul Daley squared off with Marinho Moreira da Rocha.

The co-main event featured a featherweight title fight between Tom Duquesnoy and Ashleigh Grimshaw.


Also on the card, the Lonsdale British welterweight title was on the line between Leon Edwards and Shaun Taylor.

Paul Daley def. Marinho Moreira da Rocha by knockout (strikes). Round 2, 3:40
Tom Duquesnoy and Ashleigh Grimshaw declared a no-contest (groin strike). Round 1, 0:11 – for featherweight title
Leon Edwards def. Shaun Taylor by knockout (strikes). Round 3, 3:30 – for Lonsdale British welterweight title
Alexei Robert def. Jack Grant by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Mike Wootten def. Antoine Gallinaro by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 4:55
Shay Walsh def. Paul Reed by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Andy de Vent def. Roggy Lawson by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 1:44
Marc Diakiese def. Jefferson George by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Mike Grundy def. Anthony Phillips by submission (d’arce choke). Round 1, 2:47
Sam Ferguson def. James Bray by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 1:10
Igor Puskarkis def. Alex Cossey by submission (triangle choke). Round 2, 1:54 (a)
Javonne Morrison def. Callum McVay by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 1:09 (a)
Tim Barnett def. Joe Naraynsingh by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:09 (a)
Rob Zabitis def. James Winstanley by unanimous decision (29-28 x3) (a)
Lars Atkins def. Jason Peterson by submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 1:04 (a)
Jake Bond def. Josh Doyle by unanimous decision (30-27 x3) (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest