Drew Fickett submits three opponents to win Shine Fights lightweight GP

Drew Fickett was always considered one of the best welterweights in the world, and proved that statement true when he submitted three opponents in the Shine Fights lightweight grand prix tournament at the First Council Casino in Newkirk, Oklahoma.

Fickett had been on a bad run, losing five of his last six, but did nothing but impress when he quickly finished any one put in front of him on the night.

Fickett submitted Charles “Krazy Horse” Bennett with a tight standing guillotine choke, tapped out out Dennis Bermudez with a rear-naked choke, and in the final another rear-naked choke against Carlo Prater ig difference. Fickett shot in and took him down to the ground early on, softened him up with some strikes before slapping on a rear naked choke for the win.

The Official Results:

Drew Fickett def. Carlo Prater via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:02
Carlo Prater def. Charlie Brown via majority decision
Drew Fickett def. Dennis Bermudez via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:02
Rich Crunkilton def. Carlo Prater via split decision
Kyle Baker def. James Warfield via split decision
Dennis Bermudez def. Shannon Gugerty via unanimous decision
Drew Fickett def. Charles Bennett via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 3:34
Charlie Brown def. Brian van Hoven via majority decision

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