The 3-3 Elevate MMA Academy prospect Shayaan Khokhar battled Gym O’s 2-1 Zachary Thrift through three rounds at Fight For It IX. Thrift’s aggressive brawling style put quick pressure on Khokhar, and an improved kicking game gave him options at range. But as Khokhar found his range and started landing clever counter strikes, the later rounds belonged to the Elevate kickboxer. Landing heavily enough to cause Thrift to hesitate in his flurries in the third round, Khokhar secured the judges’ unanimous decision and moved to 4-3.
This is the battle of underground brawlers making their way into the bright lights. Patrick Bird and Mac Shumate arrive, officially, at 0-0 and 1-1, respectively. However, if you search the web diligently, you will […]
Fighting out of Advantage Marital Arts in West Virginia, Jeromy “The Adonis” Mitchell travels to Hickory looking to build upon his pro debut win back in 2017. After finishing John Kernon in that bout with […]
FIGHT FOR IT IX RECAP: Roland Mizell outstrikes Marquell Fulwood-Jones to claim the super-heavyweight title
Defending his title in the super-heavyweight division, Roland Mizell took on MMA veteran Marquell Fulwood-Jones in the Fight For It IX kickboxing ring. Having shown his heavy hands inside the cage, Fulwood-Jones was known to […]