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Glasgow, Scotland: LION FIGHT 68 took place on Sunday, August 22, 2001, in Glasgow, Scotland. The entire card aired live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS and FightBook MMA has your official results. Four titles were on the line and the fighters didn’t disappoint.
In the main event, Amy Pirnie (25-3-1) took on Lara Fernandez (41-13-3) and was able to defeat her via split decision with judges scores of 50-47, 49-50, 50-49. Pirnie retains the Lion Fight Women’s World Super Flyweight Title. In the co-main event, Jake Peacock (6-0) went against Federico Alfaro (17-9-5) and defeated him by TKO at the 2:30 mark of Round 2. Peacock wins the inaugural Lion Fight European Super Welterweight Title.
Jorina Baars (47-1-3) put her title on the line when she took on Claire Clements (15-8) and was able to defeat her via unanimous decision with the judges scores of 50-46, 50-46, 50-46. Baars retains her Lion Fight Women’s World Welterweight Title.
Mo Abdurahman (46-12) met with Craig Coakley (23-5) and defeated him via split decision with the scores of 48-47, 49-50, 50-47. Abdurahman wins the inaugural Lion Fight European Super Lightweight Title.
Also on the card we saw Alex MacGregor (35-9-2) defeat Artur Saladiak (21-9-2) and Charlie McGhee (8-7-1) defeated Lewis Childs (18-9) via TKO at the 2:21 mark of Round 2.
Don’t miss out on any of the action as the promotion will host Lion Fight 69 in Boston live on UFC Fight Pass this Friday, August 27, 20201. Subscribe to FightBook MMA’s email list so you don’t miss out on any of the upcoming Lion Fight news!!
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