Jo Nattawut (Bennie Palmore/Lion Fight)

Lion Fight 28 Results: Nattawut Retains, Wielzen Wins Lightweight Belt

On Friday, Feb. 26, Lion Fight hosted its 28th event from the Foxwoods Casino and Resort in Mashantucket, Conn.¬†The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV at 9 p.m. ET.

In the main event of the evening, super welterweight champion Jo Nattawut put his belt on the line against challenger Cedric Manhoef.

The co-main event also featured gold on the line as the promotion’s lightweight king, Ognjen Topic, squared off with Sergio Wielzen.


Above are video highlights of the main card (courtesy of AXS TV), while the results appear below.

Jo Nattawut def Cedric Manhoef by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) – for super welterweight title
Sergio Wielzen def. Ognjen Topic by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 3, 0:50 – for lightweight title
Ky Hollenbeck def Justin Greskiewicz bt TKO (elbows). Round 2, 2:09
Chris Mauceri def. Nick Chasteen by knockout (elbows). Round 1, 1:55
Bryce Lawrence def. Yeison Berdugo by knockout (strikes). Round 1, 2:33
Asa Tenpow def.¬†Turan Hasanov by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 3, 0:47
Stergos Mikkios def. Niko Qirjazo by unanimous decision (a)
Mike Triana def. Kyle Benner by unanimous decision (a)
Maria Kritikos def. Brandy Young by unanimous decision (a)
Julian Nguyen def. Jimmy McDonald by unanimous decision (a)
Doug Holland def. Greg Muldrow by unanimous decision (a)
Andrew Murray def. John Nelson by unanimous decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest