Frank Tate (L) and Josh Burns (Phil Lambert/BKFC)

BKFC 17 Results: Tate Overpowers Burns, Richman Blasts Stamps

On Friday, April 30, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship hosedt BKFC 17: Tate vs. Burns from the Boutwell Auditorium in Birmingham, Ala.

In the night’s main event, heavyweights Frank Tate and Josh Burns collided.

The night’s preliminary card aired live and free at 8 p.m. ET. The main card followed live below via Fite TV pay-per-view at 9 p.m. ET.


Frank Tate def. Josh Burns by TKO (punches). Round 3, 1:02
Mike Richman def. Marcel Stamps TKO (shoulder injury). Round 1, 1:11
Lorenzo Hunt def. Josh Dyer by TKO (referee stoppage). Round 5, 0:52
Ronnie Rogers def. Dimitri Angelini by TKO (overhand right). Round 1, 1:37
Bobo O’Bannon def. Zachary Calmus by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 2, 2:00
Ehsanullah Kakar def. Chris Sarro by knockout (left hook). Round 1, 0:46
Robert Washington def. Ryan Jones by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 2, 0:52
Tom Shoaff def. Nathan Mitchell by TKO (body shot). Round 1, 1:38
Rusty Crowder def. Daniel Gary by knockout (punches). Round 1, 1:00
Anthony Retic def. Andy Locker by knockout (punches). Round 1, 0:38