Fight 2 Win 147 Results: Manuel Ribamar Takes Home Black Belt Middleweight Gi Title

Fight 2 Win 147 has concluded after another exciting night of action in Austin, and we saw some major victories up on the stage.

In the co-main event of the evening, Rafael Lovato Jr. came back to the F2W stage to face Helton Jose Jr.

Both competitors pulled guard, and Lovato came up right away, working to pass as Jose grabbed at Lovato’s lapels to tangle him up. The action slowed as the athletes found themselves entangled, but Lovato eventually worked his way to closed guard. As Jose pressured down, Lovato tried to work for a lapel, then reversed the position. Lovato passed Jose’s guard, then worked his way to the back for a body triangle. With under thirty seconds left, Lovato transitioned to an armbar, and Jose quickly tapped out.

Lovato was declared the winner via armbar.

In the main event, Jonatha Alves took on Manuel Ribamar, starting the match off by pulling guard. Ribamar countered with a slam, and Alves worked his way beneath his opponent to bring Ribamar down and even up the position. Both opponents worked their grips on each other’s pant legs, and a brief scramble led to them both tumbling off the stage. They started again in the center from the feet, and Alves again pulled guard while Ribamar threatened a foot lock. They once again fell back into a neutral position gripping each other’s pant legs, but Alves scrambled to get up. As they were reset in the center from standing, Ribamar pulled guard and then came up, but the two once again ended up in a leg entanglement. Alves managed to attempt a toehold attempt, but Ribamar defended, and neither competitor was able to finish the match before the clock ran out.

Ribamar was awarded the victory and middleweight title. With the victory, he and Nathiely de Jesus became the first husband and wife to both hold titles for F2W.

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Fight 2 Win 147 FULL Results:
– Kids
Eli Esquivel Jr Submits Andrew DeGraff via Triangle
Nathan Reilly defeats Brody Banks via Decision
– Blue Belt
Cole Abate Submits Colby Hernandez via Armbar
Dwight Killpack defeats Cody Lehr via Split Decision
Laura Kreglo defeats Yashira Millayes via Decision
Lewis Mclendo Submits Tim Ramsay via RNC
Pete Hailer Submits Brandon Lara via Americana
Alexandru Marculescu defeats Angel medina Split Decision
Bronson Hansen Submits Mike Sanchez via Armbar
– Purple Belt
James Tyson Submits Ramiro Leon via Toe Hold
Evan Kotzur defeats Chase Dunlap via Spit Decision
Owen Papworth Submits Randy Wright via Heel Hook
Matt Kopra defeats Ray Pina via Decision
Dylan Nguyen Submits Joshua Woosley via Choke
Jacob Norton Submits Ben Willeford via Armbar
Nicholas Martinez defeats Zachary Kaina via Split Decision
Bryan Scambler defeats Christopher Creamer via Decision
Charlie Gilpin Submits Timothy Cundiff via Guillotine
– Brown Belt
Troy Edmond Russelll defeats Michael Lugo via Split Decision
Dominick Williams Submits Maxwell Da Trindade via Choke
Manuel Aguilar Submits Julian Godinez Via Ankle Lock
Tainan Dalpra Submits Ed Johnson via Armbar
– Black Belts
Manuel Ribamaral defeats Johnatha Alves via Decision (Becomes F2W Middle Weight Champion)
Rafael Lovato Jr. Submits Helton Jose Jr via Armbar
Elisabeth Clay Submits Luiza Monteiro via Heel Hook
John Combs defeats Aaron Wilson Combatine
Jorge Perez defeats Luciano Gerson de Castro Ferreira via Decision
Manny Ray Gonzales Submits Charles Hiersche via Choke
Fernando De Jesuse defeats Vinny Saenz via Split Decision
Angel Lopez defeats Reinaldo Villa via Decision
Tommy Montoya Submits Brian Pierce via Choke
Chris Orozco Submits Christopher Hargett via Armbar
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