Preliminary Card | Featherweight · 145 lbs | MMA
Denis Purić defeats Chuck Mady via KO/TKO at 5:00 of Round 2
|3-3-0||Pro Record At Fight||5-6-0|
|Climbed to 4-3||Record After Fight||Fell to 5-7|
|Bosnia And Herzegovina||Nationality||Canada|
|Ohsweken, Ontario||Fighting out of||Windsor, Ontario|
|Age at Fight||23 years, 6 days|
|135.8 lbs (61.6 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)|
|5'5" (166cm)||Height||5'7" (171cm)|
|House of Champions MMA||Gym||Mady's Martial Arts|
- Bout Information
- Event: Bellator 57
- Date: Saturday 11.12.2011 at 07:00 PM ET
- Referee: Jerin Valel
- Venue: Casino Rama
- Enclosure: Cage
- Location: Rama, Ontario, Canada
- Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 3 of 10)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
- TV Commentary: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
- Post-Fight Interviewer: Jimmy Smith
- Mady Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
- Purić Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
Mady vs. Purić Wiki Update Wiki
Mady and Puric took to the cage for the third bout of the preliminary card in the bantamweight division.
Puric landed a nice outside leg kick to start the bout as Mady circled. Another leg kick landed for Puric then Mady came forward with a head kick that missed. Puric went inside with another leg kick then missed on a left hook before landing a flying head kick against the cage. Puric landed a spinning back kick to the body, then another as Mady circled cautiously. Puric landed a roundhouse kick to the body after a spin and continued to be the busier fighter. Puric slipped after landing another spinning back kick but got back to his feet before Mady could capitalize. Mady landed a nice right hand then got rocked coming forward with a right hand and a follow-up head kick. Puric backed off when Mady weathered the storm and fired back. Puric went on the attack again and landed a stinging right hand before backing off again. Mady took a leg kick then landed a glancing spinning back fist. Puric drove in and secured a takedown in the last ten seconds of the round.
Puric went back to work early in the second with a nice combo, landing a body kick and a right hand over the top. Puric tried a tornado kick that missed then got hit with a leg kick. A wild exchange ended with Mady backing off as Puric landed some hard punches to the head and body. Mady dove in on a takedown and got it, but Puric scrambled back to his feet quickly as Mady fell to his back in the confusion. Puric fired off kicks to Mady's legs as he stood over him then the referee restarted the action on the feet. Puric knocked Mady down with another flurry of hooks then let him stand. Mady dove in on a deep takedown but Puric stuffed him and took the top position, landing some elbows from the top before standing and finishing out the round on the feet.
Mady elected not to continue into the third round because of a broken jaw, giving Puric the TKO victory.
Mady vs. Purić Fight Predictions
Mady vs. Purić Fighter Tweets
If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.
- Weigh ins a success now time to play wit the bunny 2morrow live on spike.com show starts at 5
- 18 hours
- Off to Orillia for Bellator 57. Weigh ins 2morrow. For more details check out Bellator.com or spike.com
- 2 days