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Cage Warriors Fight Night 4 results: Mike Hayes claims heavyweight title

Mike “300” Hayes locked up an inverted triangle in the third round to submit Andreas Kraniotakes in the feature bout of Cage Warriors Fight Night 4.

In the co-main event, Swedish prospect Assan Njie earned a submission victory Steven Ray.

Main Card Results

  • Mike Hayes def. Andreas Kraniotakes by submission (kimura). Round 3, 4:21 – to become new Cage Warriors heavyweight champion
  • Assan Njie def. Stevie Ray by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 2:29
  • Lucio Linhares defeats Kyle Baker by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Sheila Gaff def. Jennifer Maia by knockout (punches). Round 1, 0:10
  • Phil Harris def. Casey Dyer by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Mansour Barnaoui def. Brad Wheeler by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 4:26

Preliminary Card Results

  • Bradley Scott def. Mok Rahman by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 2:45 of Round 3
  • Cyril Asker def. Adam Brearley by TKO (strikes) after 4:30 of Round 1
Source: MMAJunkie
Tavares replaces injured Hallman, faces Ferguson at UFC on FOX 3

Due to injury, Dennis Hallman has pulled out of his fight against Tony Ferguson at UFC on FOX 3. Brazilian Thiago Tavares will step in to replace Hallman.

UFC on FOX 3 takes place on May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J.

Source: Tatame

Photo: Thiago Tavares (MMAJunkie)

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