Turan Hassanov and Nick Chasteen (Bennie E. Palmore II/Lion Fight)

Lion Fight 26 Results: Chasteen Stops Hasanov, Nofer Hands Saravia First Loss

On Friday, Nov. 20, Lion Fight hosted its 26th event from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. The night’s main card airs live on AXS TV at 9 p.m. ET.

In the main event of the evening, welterweights Turan Hassanov and Nick Chasteen squared off, while John Nofer clashed with undefeated Victor Saravia in the co-main event.

Highlights of the main card appear above (courtesy of AXS TV), while the results appear below.


Nick Chasteen def. Turan Hasanov by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 0:25
John Nofer def. Victor Saravia by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-47)
Josh Shepard def. Ben Peak by unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)
Julio Pena def. Tim Amorim by knockout (spinning back elbow). Round 3, 2:59
Pedro Gonzalez def. Sean Fagan by unanimous decision (49-45 x 3)
Brian Bogue def. Chris Baker by unanimous decision (a)
Malcolm Hill def. Mike Savvas by unanimous decision (a)
Jermaine Palmer def. Justin Lozada by unanimous decision (a)
Stergos Mikkios vs. Niko Qirjazo ruled a draw (a)
Frank Wells def. Phabion Wilson by decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest