CES MMA 51 video highlights

PROVIDENCE, R.I.– CES MMA 51 took place on Friday, Aug. 3rd, 2018 at Twin River Casino. The main card aired live on AXS TV FIGHTS.

CES MMA Welterweight Champion Nate Andrews (14-1) won his first career title defense, catching challenger D’Juan Ownes (16-13-1) in a triangle choke to win by technical submission when the referee stopped the match in the first round of the main event on AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 51.

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In a battle for the vacant CES MMA featherweight title, Bruce Boyington (16-11) submitted UFC veteran Sean Soriano (11-6) in the second round.

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Full highlights from CES MMA 51 are available below with expert analysis by UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and Ron Kruck.

CES MMA 51 Official Results:

Main Event – Welterweight Title Fight – Nate Andrews (14-1) caught D’Juan Owens (16-13-1) in a triangle choke to win by technical submission at 1:34 in round one.

Co-Main Event – Featherweight Title Fight – Bruce Boyington (16-11) submitted Sean Soriano (11-6) with a rear-naked choke at 1:15 in round two.

Bantamweight Fight – Kris Moutinho (6-2) defeated Da’Mon Blackshear (5-2) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).

Featherweight Fight – Dylan Lockard (4-1) defeated Branden Seyler Sr. (8-7-1) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Lightweight Fight – Jacob Bohn (7-5) submitted Lewis Corapi (8-4) with a triangle choke at 3:14 in round one.

150-Pound Catchweight Fight – Blair Tugman (11-7) defeated Shane Manley (4-4) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).