Main Event | Middleweight · 185 lbs | MMA
Norman Paraisy defeats Jack Mason via KO/TKO at 3:50 of Round 3
|9-1-1||Pro Record At Fight||16-7-0||Climbed to 10-1||Record After Fight||Fell to 16-8|
|-150 (Slight Favorite)||Betting Odds||+120 (Near Even)|
|Paris, France||Fighting out of||Chelmsford, Essex, England|
|25 years, 1 day||Age at Fight|
|185.1 lbs (84.0 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||184.8 lbs (83.8 kgs)|
|6'0" (183cm)||Height||5'11" (180cm)|
|Europe Top Team/Nova Uniao||Gym||BKK Fighters|
- Bout Information
- Event: Cage Warriors 43
- Date: Saturday 07.09.2011 at 12:00 PM ET
- Referee: Marc Goddard
- Venue: HMV Forum
- Enclosure: Cage
- Location: Kentish Town, Northern London, England
- Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 13 of 13)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
- TV Commentary:
- Post-Fight Interviewer:
- Mason Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
- Paraisy Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
Mason vs. Paraisy Wiki Update Wiki
Mason and Paraisy entered the cage for the main event of the evening in a middleweight tilt.
Mason attempted a takedown from the clinch but was shrugged off to start the fight. Paraisy looked for some big shots, but was unable to connect on anything significant as Mason continued to initiate clinches. Paraisy taunted Mason by dropping his hands, but Mason continued to circle on the outside. Paraisy landed a nice jumping knee to Mason's chin as the latter attempted to get a hold of him. Mason landed a shot left hook, but nothing clean landed from either fighter throughout the first round. Paraisy slipped on a roundhouse kick attempt, drawing jeers from the audience. Both fighters swung and missed throughout the last ten seconds.
Paraisy came out with a nice outside leg kick to start the second round. A few more leg kicks landed for Paraisy as Mason continued to search for the body clinch. Mason landed a nice right hook after a break on a clinch against the cage. Mason came forward with an uppercut and a right hand that were blocked by Paraisy. Mason was landing more effective strikes in the second before Paraisy leapt in and connected with a knee and a left hook. Paraisy shot in for a takedown against the cage, prompting Mason to pull guard with a tight guillotine that Paraisy escaped before the bell sounded.
Paraisy landed a good left body kick to start the final round. Mason landed a good right hand/left hook combo, but Paraisy continued to stalk. Paraisy shot in for a successful double leg takedown, pushing Mason against the cage. Paraisy did nothing from the top position, prompting Goddard to stand the fighters up after only a few seconds. Paraisy finally found a home for the flying knee, knocking Mason down and finishing him with strikes from the top position.
The official end came 3:50 into the third round, giving Paraisy the TKO victory.