Francis Carmont vs. Thales Leites
We head to the middleweight ranks for our next bout between Francis Carmont (21-9) and former top contender Thales Leites (23-4).
Round 1: Carmont with the first damaging strike, kicking the lead leg out from Leites. Leites, though, comes back with a stiff jab that connects. Carmont shoots for a takedown, but is denied. A lot of clinching and feeling out, not much action from either fighter to start. Carmont flexes his might, though, in denying the takedown attempts of Leites.
FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Carmont
Round 2: Leites comes right out on the attack, lands and drops Carmont. He follows up, but Carmont might have been out when he hit the canvas. This one is all over for the former contender.
Thales Leites def. Francis Carmont via KO (strike) at :20 of Round 2