Impact FC: The Uprising Official Results

A number of notable fighters made their way to Australia for the debut event of the upstart Impact FC organization at Brisbane Entertainment Center in Brisbane, Australia. The event was held on Saturday night in Australia, and for the most part, the favorites lived up to their names.

The main event seen the return of Josh Barnett who easily took down Brazilian heavy hitter, Geronimo dos Santos early on in the fight, secured mount and pounded away until the referee stepped in.

Josh Barnett, Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou, Jeff Monson and Karo Parisyan all got their much needed w’s, while former UFC champion, Carlos Newton came up short.

The official results:

Josh Barnett def. Geronimo dos Santos via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:35
Brian Ebersole def. Carlos Newton via unanimous decision
Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou def. Joaquim Ferreira via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:20
Jeff Monson def. Ubiratan Lima Marinho via unanimous decision
Thiago Meller def. Jai Bradney submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 1:32
Fabio Fernandes def. Api Hemara via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1 , 3:58
Tom Waters def. Jacob Mahony via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:38
Karo Parisyan def. Ben Mortimer via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:18

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