John Howard (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

CES MMA 46 Results: Howard Bests Carroll, Paiva Stops Seyler

On Friday, Oct. 27, Classic Entertainment and Sports MMA returned to the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., for CES MMA 46: Howard vs. Carroll.

In the night’s main event, UFC veteran John Howard returned to the promotion that catapulted him to the Octagon four years prior. He clashed with Bellator MMA veteran Roger Carroll, who looked to snap a four-fight losing streak.

The event aired live at 9:00 p.m. ET on AXS TV. Above are video highlights of the main card (courtesy of AXS TV).


John Howard def. Roger Carroll by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Dinis Paiva def. Brandon Seyler by TKO (punch). Round 2, 3:08
Gary Balletto Jr. def. Sharif Jones by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 3:17
Rico DiSciullo def. Seth Basier by submission (peruvian necktie). Round 1, 2:59
Jonathan Lemke def. Josh LaBerge by unanimous decision
Justin Sumter def. Shedrick Goodridge by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 1:56
John Gotti III def. Jonny Adam by TKO (referee stoppage). Round 1, 3:50
Hamzah Marquis Brewster def. Raymond Yanez by knockout (punch). Round 1, 2:17
Pat McCrohan def. Buck Pineau by TKO (punches). Round 1, 4:56
Michael Taylor def. Jessie Pires by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:43 (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest