Rage In The Cage 75 Results

Casillas named Fighter of the Night

September 30, 2005

Glendale Arena

Glendale, Arizona

 

A Friday night RITC crowd of just under 8,000 enjoyed Arizona MMA at its finest. Gabe Casillas, returning

to action after a year lay-off, displayed excellent stand-up in his victory over a very tough opponent to earn

Fighter of the Night ( FOTN ) honors. Other candidates for FOTN were Chris Mitchell, Hayley Salazar,

Alex Femino, Dominik Cruz, Eddie Castro, Seth Baczynski, Adam Roland, Kyle Brees, Shane

Johnson, Melville Calabaca and Gilbert Aldana.


Results (weight in parentheses next to fighters name):

Fight 1

Chris Mitchell (153) wins by TKO (doctor stoppage) at 2:19 of the first round over Benny Thompson (154)

 

Fight 2

Hayley Salazar (109) wins by TKO (fighter retirement) at 3:00 of the first round over Nicole Escobido (103)

 

Fight 3

Alex Femino (176) wins a unanimous decision (3-0) over Colten Smith (175)

 

Fight 4

Dominik Cruz (151) wins a unanimous decision (3-0) over Nick Hedrick (152)

 

Fight 5
Eddie Castro (157) wins by submission (choke) at :55 of the first round over Craig Davis (158)


Fight 6

Seth Baczynski (191) wins by TKO (fighter retirement) at :35 of the first round over Robert King (196)

 

Fight 7

Adam Roland (177) wins by TKO (strikes) at 2:07 of the first round over RJ Gamez (177)

 

Fight 8
Gabe Casillas (172) wins by knockout at 1:19 of the first round over Anthony Triliegi (177)

 

Fight 9

Rich Beecroft (218) wins by disqualification (head butt) at 2:52 of the first round over Mike Ashford (220)

 

Fight 10 - Super Fight

Kyle Brees (162) wins by submission (choke) at :58 of the first round over Norman Pierce (167)

 

Fight 11 - Super Fight

Shane Johnson (218) wins by submission (knee bar) at :31 of the first round over Jon Tsosie

 

Fight 12 - Super Fight

Melville Calabaca (262) wins a unanimous decision (3-0) over Brian Bourgeois (274)

 

Fight 13 - Main Event

Gilbert Aldana (259) wins by TKO (strikes) at 1:00 of the first round over Chad Armstrong (231)

 

 

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(10/1/05)