Roy Jones Jr.’s “March Badness” event is in the books as the hybrid boxing/MMA event took place on Saturday night in Pensacola, Florida. The main card of the hybrid boxing/MMA event was broadcast live on PPV.
In the main event of the night, the event’s promoter Roy Jones Jr. defeated Omar Sheik in a light-heavyweight title bout.
In MMA Action, former UFC heavyweight contender Jeff Monson defeated former IFL heavyweight champ Roy Nelson, Nelson seemed to have earned the victory but the judges saw it different as Monson was awarded the controversial decision win. Former WWE pro wrestler Bobby Lashley defeated Jason Guida, Lashley put on a very lackluster performance in a unanimous decision win. Former UFC lightweight Din Thomas impressed the crowd by defeating Gabe Lemley via TKO in a featherweight bout. 12-year veteran Dennis Hallman also competed on the card, as the very savvy veteran defeated Danny Riaz by submission.
Below are the official results for “March Badness”:
Official MMA Results:
Jeff Monson defeated Roy Nelson via unanimous decision
Bobby Lashley defeated Jason Guida via unanimous decision
Din Thomas defeated Gabe Lemley by TKO (strikes) — Round 1, 4:13
Dennis Hallman defeated Danny Ruiz by submission (rear-naked choke) — Round 1, 1:50
James Freeman defeated John Mowry by knockout (punch) — Round 1, 2:38
Official Boxing Results:
Roy Jones Jr. defeated Omar Sheik by TKO — Round 5, 1:45
B.J. Flores defeated Jose Luis Herrera via unanimous decision
Eric Clinton defeated Richmond Dalphone via unanimous decision
Kieyon Bussey defeated Robert DaLuz via majority decision
Kelvin Price defeated Kevin Howard via majority decision