Lion Fight 23 Results: Harrison Edges Malaipet, Van Soest Retains

On Friday, July 31, Lion Fight hosted its 23rd event from the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, Calif. The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV at 10 p.m. ET.

In the night’s main event, veteran Malaipet Sasiprapa took on British knockout artist Liam Harrison.

The night’s co-main event featured gold on the line as Tiffany Van Soest defended her women’s featherweight belt against Poland’s Martyna Krol.


The card also featured notables Kevin Ross and Mike Lemaire.

Above are video highlights of the main card (courtesy of AXS TV).

Liam Harrison def. Malaipet Sasiprapa by split decision (48-47, 49-46, 50-46)
Tiffany Van Soest def. Martyna Krol by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-44) – for women’s featherweight title
Rungrat Sasiprapa def. Kevin Ross by TKO (knee). Round 2, 2:13
Victor Saravia def. Stan Mancebo by TKO (elbow). Round 3, 3:00
Mike Lemaire def. Andrew Kapel by TKO (knee). Round 5, 2:35
Romie Adanza def. Daniel McGowan by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 3, 2:19
Marvin Madariaga def. Tony Fausto  by TKO (strikes). Round 1
Devin Taylor def. Sean Madden by unanimous decision (a)
Magalie Alvarez def. Fanny Tommasino by unanimous decision (a)
Ardavan Moeini def. Antonio Arango by split decision (a)
Ben Roberts def. Ryan Castillo by unanimous decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest