LOS ANGELES July 4, 2014 In celebration of AXS TV FIGHTS 250th broadcast, AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 16 delivered an explosive fight card as headliner Kevin Ross defeated Michael Thompson for LION FIGHTs inaugural super lightweight championship. The nights action took place live from the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas and also featured former LION FIGHT featherweight champion Tiffany Timebomb Van Soest defeating Italys Sindy Huyer in the co-main event and Thailands Rungravee Sasiprapa defeating Adrian Morilla.
Full highlights and analysis by AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and Michael Schiavello
Results from the main card are as follows:
Kevin Ross (W) vs. Michael Thompson (L)
Tiffany Van Soest (W) vs. Sindy Huyer (L)
Rungravee Sasiprapa (W) vs. Adrian Morilla (L)
Gaston Bolanos (W) vs. Tyler Toner (L)
Casey Parlett (W) vs. Josh Sheppard (L)
Next week, catch Olympic wrestling gold medalist and University of Iowa coaching legend Dan Gable on an all-new episode of The Voice Versus, Friday, July 11 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. Host The Voice Michael Schiavello sits down for an hour-long interview with Gable, who discusses a number of subjects, including wrestlings influence on modern MMA and many untold stories from the biggest moments in his iconic career.
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