Hill Wins MMA Debut
Alex Hill of Gracie Barra Chatham going in 0-0 fought Rich Palmer of Platinum MMA at 125 lbs. The first round went back and forth with striking and a beautiful double leg takedown by Alex the round ended with Rich dedicated to a guillotine attempt. Second round started the same with striking going back and forth and Alex shooting for a takedown, there was a scramble and ended with Alex on top half guard with some solid ground and pound. The fight was stopped midway through the second round for a TKO victory for Alex.
Rob Alderton (1-1) of Gracie Barra Chatham faced off against Bruce Miano (0-0) of Open Mat MMA in Toronto at 155 lbs. The fight started out fast paced with lots of solid leg kicks landed by both men. Bruce shot in for a takedown getting Rob to the ground and pinned against the cage. The ref stopped the fight near the end of the first round with Bruce winning by TKO.