WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields results and video highlights

Monday August 3, 2015– WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields was on Saturday night (08/01/2015) at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev., and was aired on NBCSN. Check out the video highlights below and results from Saturday’s event.

Rousimar Palhares defeats Jake Shields and defended his belt with a third-round stoppage with a controversial submission victory. Also on the card was Bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes as he defeated Sheymon Moraes for his 10th straight. Clifford Starks took the fight in less than a week’s notice, and won by unanimous-decision over Mikme Kyle. Abubakar Nurmagomedov the brother of UFC contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, made his WSOF debut and earned a unanimous-decision victory against Jorge Moreno. Islam Mamedov was the only fighter on the card to score a knockout against Jimmy Spicuzza.

Below are the video hightlights and results for WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields.

WSOF 22: Rousimar Palhares vs. Jake Shields video highlights:

WSOF 22: Marlon Moraes vs. Sheymon Moraes video highlights:

WSOF 22: Clifford Starks vs. Mike Kyle video highlights:

WSOF 22: Abubakar Nurmagomedov vs. Jorge Moreno video highlights:

WSOF 22: Islam Mamedov vs. Jimmy Spicuzza video highlights:


For the welterweight title:
Rousimar Palhares def. Jake Shields by
submission (kimura) in Round 3, 2:02

For the bantamweight title:
Marlon Moraes def. Sheymon Moraes
submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 3:46

Clifford Starks def. Mike Kyle by
unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Abubakar Nurmagomedov def. Jorge Moreno by
unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)

Islam Mamedov def. Jimmy Spicuzza by
TKO (punches) in Round 1, 4:47


Jake Heun def. Davin Clark by
submission (arm-triangle choke) in Round 3, 2:46

Donavon Frelow def. Carlos Garcia by
submission (guillotine choke) in Round 1, 2:49

Marco Simmons def. Jimmy Jones by
submission (rear-naked choke) in Round 2, 2:23

Cory Hendricks def. Julio Hinojosa by
submission (guillotine choke) in Round 1, 1:08

Gil Guardado def. Pete Martin by
submission (guillotine choke) in Round 1, 3:31

(Photo Credit Sherdog)