By: John Morgan|
September 27, 2019 6: 05 pm
DUBLIN – In a grudge match between proficient strikers, it modified into Michael Web page (15-1 MMA, 11-1 BMMA) who proved superior, knocking out Richard Kiely (3-2 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) within the opening spherical.
The welterweight bout modified into part of the Bellator Europe Four card at 3Arena in Dublin. The cardboard streamed on the Bellator app.
Web page got here out along with his palms low, pointing at his chin, and Kiely replied by flipping him the middle finger, bringing an early warning for sportsmanship from referee Dan Miragliotta. On the restart, Web page modified into able to twirl an off-steadiness Kiely to the bottom, then adopted down and commenced to carry a number of punishing images on the bottom. Nonetheless when the showboating obtained to be a slight bit too worthy for Miragliotta, he stepped in and deducted some extent, bringing the fight help to the toes in a reasonably routine decision.
Thankfully for Web page, it wouldn’t matter.
On the restart, Web page delivered a wonderful flying knee that landed correctly-organized, sending Kiely to the canvas. Web page didn’t wretchedness following this time, in its place sarcastically wobbling on the toes whereas Miragliotta moved over Kiely and waved off the competitors on the 2: 47 mark of the primary body.
After the bout, Web page mentioned he’s in pursuit of a rematch with Douglas Lima, who handed “MVP” his first professional loss.
Up-to-the-minute Bellator on Europe Four outcomes embody:
- Michael Web page def. Richard Kiely by potential of knockout (flying knee) – Spherical 1, 2: 47
- Peter Queally def. Ryan Scope by potential of TKO (punches) – Spherical 2, 3: 07
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