By James Gilliland
Fresno, Calif. – 559 Fights returned to Valdez Hall for another action packed night of MMA action with the light and bantamweight titles on the line.
The main event lightweight title fight pitted Evan Solorio against Luis Vargas.
The fight hit the ground Vargas locked up a triangle/super guard hybrid and Solorio was stuck forcing him to tap out at the 35 second mark. Thus making Vargas the new 559 Fights lightweight champion.
In the bantamweight title fight, the introductions for the fighters took longer than the actual length of the bout.
Anthony Torres went for the punches in bunches approach while opponent, Daniel Oseguera, went for a takedown.
Torres’ flurry floored Oseguera in ten seconds making Torres the new 559 Fights bantamweight champion.
Art Hernandez sinks in a rear naked choke to Marcel Cyprian getting the win at 2:21 in the first round.
Carlos Hernandez capitalizes on a fail judo throw by Rafael Hernandez and locks up a rear naked choke and the win at 47 seconds in the first round.
Eugene Cancino earns a tough unanimous decision victory over Ricardo Sanchez.
Domingo Ramirez makes quick work of Jesse Solorio taking 15 seconds to get the TKO win.
Bernabe Herrera locks in a quick guillotine choke to submit Justin Land at 1:37 in the second round.
The first fight of the night to go to the judges’ scorecard, Aaron Warnke gets the unanimous decision win over Rudy Soto.
In a bantamweight contest, Matthew Beasley showed his toughness by getting hit with some hard punches from Sam Fierro. Midway through the third round Fierro pulls an armbar submitting Beasley at 1:25.
Victor Rico defeats Patrick Baker with a rear naked choke submission at 1:19 in the first round.
A clash of heavyweights started the evening as Maurice Jordan overwhelms Tyrell Mayfield and gets him to verbally submit in the second round.