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Vernon White vs. Cees Bezems

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Vernon White defeats Cees Bezems via Submission at 2:10 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Vernon "Tiger" White
Cees Bezems

White
Submission
Round 1

8-17-1   Pro Record At Fight   1-1-0
Climbed to 9-17   Record After Fight   Fell to 1-2
Us United States   Nationality   Nl Netherlands
Palo Alto, California   Fighting out of   Breda, Holland
24 years, 11 months   Age at Fight  
6'0" (183cm)   Height   N/A
Lion's Den   Gym  
World Vale Tudo Championship 2
  • Bout Information
  • Event: World Vale Tudo Championship 2: Revenge
  • Date: Sunday 11.10.1996
  • Referee:
  • Venue:
  • Enclosure: Ring
  • Location: Brazil
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 1 of 8)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight:
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast:
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • White Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Bezems Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Tournament: WVT
  • Tournament Round: Quarter-Finals
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White vs. Bezems Wiki Update Wiki

In the first quarter final fight of the evening, the Lions Den Vernon White takes on Dutch Thai boxer Cees Bezems.  Bezems comes out and throws a left right combo that just grazes White, who ducks under for a double leg, planting Bezems on his back.  Cees lands some hard shots from his back  to White's head, causing Vernon to cover up and bury his face in Bezems' chest.  Cees continues to rain blows to the top of White's head.  White postures up and Bezems attempts a couple up kicks, but White grabs hold of a leg and drops back for a heel hook, eventually securing it and eliciting the tap after 2:10 of fight time.

Last updated 02.23.2014, 8:21 PM ET
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