In the main event of BAMMA 35 Romanian slugger, Ion Pascu put on a dominant performance to earn a unanimous decision win over former welterweight champion Alex Lohore.
The 36-year old who fights out of SBG Ireland treated fans at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland to impressive display which saw him smother Lohore from start to finish during the intriguing encounter.
Pascu utilised improved striking to keep his French opponent at bay while controlling the action when it hit the deck to earn the win on all there judge’s scorecard (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) to set up a potential shot at reigning champion Terry Brazier.
For Lohore this latest setback means the talented Parisians slips to 14-3 after suffering back to back losses for the first time in his career.
Crosbie and Edwards both make light work of opponents to earn knockout wins
In the co-main event of the evening undefeated prospect, Kiefer Crosbie maintained the undefeated start to his professional career to earn a bloody 1st round stoppage win over Josh Plant.
In the opening bout of the main card “The Assasin” Fabian Edwards added yet another victim to ever-growing hit list when he landed a devastating kick to the body of Claudio Conti at the 60-second mark of the opening round to go 5-0 as a professional.
BAMMA 35 Main Card Results
Ion Pascu def. Alex Lohore via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Kiefer Crosbie def. Josh Plant via TKO (strikes) at Round 1, 3:47
Fabian Edwards def. Claudio Conti via KO (body kick) at Round 1, 1:00
BAMMA 35 Preliminary Card Results
Blaine O’Driscoll def. Aaron Robinson via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 1, 2:52
Anthony Taylor def. Dean Barry via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 2, 0:39
Myles Price def. Phil Raeburn via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Sam Slater def. Jeanderson Castro via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 2, 2:36
Daniel Olejniczak def. Steve Owens via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Pawel Politylo def. Nathan Kelly via split decision
Diarmuid O Buachalla def. Martin Ward via TKO at Round 1, 0:31
James Sheehan def. Dillon Manning via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 1, 2:45
Matiss Zaharovs def. Austin Lynch via TKO at Round 2, 2:33
BAMMA 35 Amateur Undercard Result
Mark Gallivan def. John Byrne via submission (rear-naked choke) at Round 3, 1:30