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AXS TV Fights: Lion Fight 31 Results for 9/2/2016

Last night, AXS TV sent us the following results to the Lion Fight 31 event.  The event aired from the Foxwood Resort in Connecticut and featured four Muay Thai title fights.  Check your local listings for the AXS TV channel and airing time of AXS TV Fights in your area to see mixed martial arts and kick boxing events every Friday night.

AXS was also kind enough to send a link to a highlight video, which you can see below:

Earlier in the night, AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 31 featured four Muay Thai title fights, headlined by Jorina Baars (41-0-3), who handed Angela Whitley (14-1) her first loss to retain her welterweight title. Also fighting for titles, Antonina Schevchenko (38-1), sister of UFC fighter Valentina Schevchenko, defeated challenger Paola Cappucci (46-10-2) for the lightweight belt, Tum Sityodtong (89-6-6) took out formerly undefeated Gaston Bolanos (8-1) for the super lightweight title and Iman Barlow (84-5-3) claimed the super bantamweight championship over Jeri Sitzes (33-13-1). Full highlights from the night are available here with commentary from Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello: http://bit.ly/LionFight31

Official results for Lion Fight 31 are as follows:

Main Card:

Main Event – Welterweight Title Fight – Jorina Baars (41-0-3) defeated Angela Whitley (14-1) by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45).

Co-Main Event – Super Lightweight Title Fight – Tum Sityodtong (89-6-6) scored a unanimous decision over Gaston Bolanos (8-1) (48-45, 48-45, 49-44).

Super Bantamweight Title Fight – Iman Barlow (84-5-3) beat Jeri Sitzes (33-13-1) with a unanimous decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-45).

Lightweight Title – Antonina Shevchenko (38-1) defeated Paola Cappucci (46-10-2) via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45).

Cruiserweight Fight – Brett Hlavacek (17-3) defeated Brad Mountain (3-4) by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45).

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