Dominique Steele claimed a razor-sharp decision over Chuck O’Neil Friday night in the main event of CES 29 MMA.
Steele won the welterweight title after hearing his name on the scorecards by a decision of 48-47, 48-47 and 49-46. The main card aired on AXS TV.
In other action, Matt Bessette knocked out Khama Worthy and Eric Spicely scored a first round submission victory over Harley Beekman.
Complete results, and video highlights, can be found below:
Dominique Steele def. Chuck O’Neil via unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46) to become CES MMA welterweight champion
Matt Bessette def. Khama Worthy via KO (strikes) at 2:42 of Round 2
Eric Spicely def. Harley Beekman via submission (armbar) at 4:30 of Round 1
Dinis Paiva def. Bruno Marques via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:07 of Round 1
Greg Rebello def. Tyler King via TKO (strikes) at 3:10 of Round 3
Nate Andrews def. Jay Bakanowski via TKO (strikes) at 2:50 of Round 1
Joe Pingitore def. James Murrin via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Evan Parker def. Pete Rogers Jr. via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 1:55 of Round 1
Toby Oden def. Wayne Ahlquist via KO (strike) at 2:35 of Round 1
Kody Nordby def. Jesse Gutierrez via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:03 of Round 1
Ricardo Scalissi def. Devin Pilkington via submission (triangle choke) at 2:43 of Round 2