Valdir Araujo (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

Titan FC 45 Results: Araujo Tops Capitulino, Balart Edges Calvo

On Friday, Aug. 18, Titan Fighting Championship headed to the Pembrooke Pines City Center in Florida for Titan FC 45: Araujo vs. Capitulino.

In the evening’s main event, The Ultimate Fighter 21 alumni Valdir “BBMonster” Araujo met fellow Brazilian welterweight Adriano “Pantera Negra” Capitulino. Araujo had won three of his past four with victories over Dakota Cochrane and Victor Moreno. The Jungle Fight vet Capitulino defeated Taylor Krahl in his promotional debut at Titan FC 42.

The event aired live at 7:00 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass.


Valdir Araujo def. Adriano Capitulino by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Gustavo Balart def. Jorge Calvo Martin by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Rausch Manfio def. Martin Brown by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Jessica Rose-Clark def. Carina Damm by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Oscar Askar def. James Blair by unanimous decision (29-28×3)
Demarques Jackson def. Luciano dos Santos by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:33
Steve Mowry def. Dustin Clements by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 1:21
Gleidson De Jesus def. Chino Duran by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:28
Uroš Jurišic def. Demarcus Kemp by TKO (referee stoppage). Round 1, 2:10
Robert Turnquest def. Taylor Krahl by technical submission (straight armlock). Round 1, 1:54