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Unleashed 73
« on: March 29, 2012, 02:51:21 AM »
Cairo, Egypt


Opening Fight
Natalya Demidov vs Bruce McLeod

McLeod circles left as Demidov approaches, keeping away from her. Demidov keeps walking McLeod down, but neither seems ready to unleash. It's almost a minute before McLeod throws, and he gets a huge crowd response when he does. Demidov presses in and clinches before pulling away. McLeod lands a right, but Demidov clips him with a response, and McLeod slips as he retreats. Doesn't stay there long and they reset. Big right hand from McLeod drops Demidov. McLeod flurries with hooks as Demidov covers on the cage. Demidov survives the storm and somehow answers back with his own flurry. Great back and forth, including a knee from Demidov. McLeod clinches and pulls away. They flurry again, and McLeod staggers a bit. Demidov follows to the floor and locks in a triangle choke that switches to an armbar. McLeod is trapped and can't pull free. He has no choice but to tap.

Demidov defeats McLeod via submission at 3:09.

Second Fight
Riven vs Hannah Galen

Cautious distance from both to start with Galen in the center. She lands a nice left hand for the first shot and then shoots in. Riven briefly turns his back but remains upright. Shots are traded in the clinch, and they break. Galen's finding a home for her straight punches early. Riven's pawing a jab but not really committing. Galen shoots again, but Riven easily defends. Riven slips on a missed punch, but Galen can't really pounce quick enough to capitalize. Riven lands a wild hook, and the two trade more shots, with Riven coming out on top with a deadly series of lefts. Riven kicks the body as Galen attempts a counter against the cage. Riven throws to the body but hits the deck when he eats a counter right. Galen jumps on him and locks in a triangle choke from the back. Riven somehow survives and the two break apart.

Galen leaps back to her feet and continues to land lefts as well as the counter right. Riven picks up the pace and starts firing bombs. He catches Galen, who looks hurt briefly but shoots in and gets a takedown. Riven's back up quickly, had he starts blasting away again though there seems to be a sense of urgency with his big punches and knees. Riven's teeing off and Galen looks hurt. She's still pushing forward on heart, but that onslaught has been a huge momentum shift. They move into the clinch and Galen turtles on the floor in a scramble. Riven's really teeing off with right hands. Galen's covering fairly well, but she's not answering back. The fight is over and the referee waves off the fight. It's a comeback win for Riven, and crowd loves it.

Riven defeats Galen via technical knockout at 8:03.

Headline Fight
Natalie Burrows vs Deirdre Calero

Both fighters paw jabs, and Calero unloads two nice punches. But Burrows wobbles her with a shot of her own. Calero, though, quickly counters and puts Burrows on the floor and works from full guard. Calero drops a few unbelievably hard punches from the top, but Burrows pulls her in close. Burrows gets through more punches, including a series of hammerfists. The referee calls for actions when the pace slows. Calero creates some distance with elbows, but he calls for a standup. Calero waits to counter with another left and then dips and wraps the hips. Burrows stays upright and looks for a guillotine as she falls to the floor. Calero works from half guard, but her head is still trapped. She's out of danger with the choke, and Burrows finally ditches it in favor of working from the top and posturing up for some punches. Burrows looks for a high guard, but Calero gets through another punch. Calero mixes in a few more punches before the two break apart.

Burrows immediately takes the center and lands a stiff counter right hand. She works a few low kicks as well and looks a little more comfortable but it doesn't last long as Calero explodes. She drives Burrows back against the cage and despite the best efforts of Burrows to fire back the defense doesn't last long. Calero lands a vicious right to the chin, and Burrows crumples to the floor. Calero follows with another punch before the referee can pull her off, but the fight is over as Burrows is out cold.

Calero defeats Burrows via knockout at 7:11.


Fight of the Night
Markus Reinhardt vs Jackson

Reinhardt starts off the main event with a low kick to the cup, but Jackson shakes it off. Reinhardt lands a jab as Jackson backs away. Reinhardt's bouncing and feeling things out, clearly comfortable in being the aggressor. Jackson slips in and lands a nice right hand; he seems to be holding the center well, attacking systematically. He lands another lead right and has certainly caught Reinhardt's attention. Reinhardt scores with a left, opening up a cut above Jackson's eye. Jackson keeps dropping bombs but Reinhardt seems to be a bit less damaged. Giving up on the assault, Reinhardt drops for a takedown that won't come. Jackson scores with a stiff left and follows with a right. A high kick scores for Jackson. Straight rights are traded and then another high kick lands flush for Jackson although his eye is getting worse as he eats another straight. Reinhardt does land with a decent right, but Jackson answers immediately. Despite the damage, Jackson looks very calm and comfortable.

Jackson returns to the center again to start, and he goes to work with the jab. Reinhardt is leaping a bit, looking to mix things up, but Jackson's picking him apart. They clinch, and Jackson wraps his body against the cage. Jackson earns a trip, but Reinhardt snags the neck as he falls. Jackson looks comfortable in the hold, and he eventually pulls free, taking top position. It's a high half-mount for Jackson and he's trying to advance to side control. Reinhardt's head is against the cage, and he's holding tight. Jackson isolates the left arm and tries to secure a kimura. He also steps over into mount. There's no room for the submission, so Jackson unleashes a barrage of punches. Reinhardt bucks and rolls away, breaking off.

Reinhardt moves forward and does land a straight. A knee strike just misses, but more punches follow. Jackson is wounded and in trouble. Reinhardt's swarming, and he lands a pair of massive uppercuts. Jackson hits the deck, and Reinhardt pounces with more punches. The referee gives Jackson an opportunity to recover, and somehow he does, managing to stumble back to his feet on the break. He comes in with a low kick that nails Reinhardt in the groin, forcing him back. Another low kick connects and then Jackson nails Reinhardt in the face with a forearm smash, breaking his nose. Reinhardt rushes forward into a clinch, bleeding all over Jackson who fires in more jabs. Jackson is holding his own in the center, trying like hell to get a finish before his own strength gives out. Reinhardt walks into a lucky left hand and staggers to the floor. Jackson doesn't follow, giving him the space to get back up. A right hand wobbles Reinhardt again and this time Jackson is on the attack, diving in with more punches until Reinhardt hits the deck, and the fight is waved off.

Jackson defeats Reinhardt via technical knockout at 15:01.


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