CACC 109 PBP Commentary
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the light heavyweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of New York, with a TWGC record of 5 wins and 11 losses; Denubis Majere! And in the blue corner, fighting out of Los Angeles, with a TWGC record of 8 wins and 6 losses; Alejandro Scott!
The judges for this bout are Timothy Bukovac, Frank Antenori and Jack Bonds.
Let's get this grappling contest under way! Who will be victorious?#CL#
Majere closes the distance and presses his opponent up against the ropes. #TD2#
Scott jumps guard.
Majere trying to control the position from guard on top but Scott is wriggling around, looking for whatever he can.
The fighters are trapped in the ropes so we're going to have a reposition here. The ref calls for a break and repositions the fighters in the center of the ring.
Majere sitting in guard, not really doing much. #SUB2#
Scott is looking for a triangle but Majere pushes his legs off easily.
Majere controlling from the guard. I say controlling but really, he's stalling. #SUB2#
Scott isolates an arm and boxes in a triangle. Majere stacks Scott on his neck as he steps over and passes to the side. He's now in a much more dominant position where he can look to do some serious damage. Nice move by Majere! Score +3 for passing guard: Majere (3) vs (0) Scott
Majere wants to lay and pray for a moment but Scott keeps working.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Scott is trying to control Majere's posture but Majere avoids it. #T1#
Scott is trying to improve his position.
Majere is pausing for a moment. What's he doing? It looks like he's clearing his nose. Oh dude! He's shot a load of snot all down Scott's shoulder. That is not cool.
You can see the frustration on Scott's face, being in this tough position on the bottom.#SUB#
Majere looking for an arm triangle but it's way too loose to do anything.
Scott can't do much from the bottom here. #SUB#
Majere is looking for a kimura. He might have it! No, Scott has escaped the position, nice work there.
Majere is staying tight to Scott's torso, preventing him from escaping. #T2#
Scott is looking to reverse the position.
Majere wants to control but Scott is keeping him busy.
Scott is trying to control Majere's posture but Majere avoids it.
Scott might have to switch it up a bit here because his efforts to control Majere haven't been going to plan, at least at the current moment in time.
Majere trying to control the position but Scott is working away. #SUB#
Majere tries for a kimura but Scott is defending well.
Scott tries to get back to half guard but can't.
The fighters are tangled up in the ropes here. We might need a restart if the fighters can't break free themselves.
Scott gets one leg under and gets the fight to half guard. #T3#
Majere wants to lay and pray for a moment but Scott keeps working. #SUB2#
Scott is looking to sinch up a guillotine here but Majere pulls his head out easily. #SUB#
Majere is working for a submission of some sort.
Majere seems very keen to just sit and control from half guard but Scott does not like that idea so much and is remaining active off his back.
Scott wants to get back to full guard.
Majere moves into full mount! Scott won't be happy about that! Score +3 for passing guard: Majere (6) vs (0) Scott
Scott is wriggling around trying to escape.
Majere trying to control but Scott is having none of it.
Scott is just holding on here. Majere manages to take his back.
Score +3 for taking back: Majere (9) vs (0) Scott
Scott trying to control the hands but Majere won't let him.
Scott tries to roll but Majere sticks to his back.
Scott defends a rear naked choke attempt by controlling one of Majere's arms. #SUB#
Scott preventing the rear naked choke attempt from Majere. #SUB#
Majere has his opponent's back and is working for the choke.
Scott is really stuck here.
Scott fending off the submission attempt from Majere.
Scott tries to roll but Majere sticks to his back.
Scott showing good submission defense here.
Scott is staying cool under pressure, defending well against the rear naked choke attempt from his opponent.
Scott staying busy and making it hard for Majere to control.
Scott rolls, trying to escape but Majere keeps control of the position.
Majere is looking for the choke from the back position but Scott is controlling his hands well.
Scott trying to control but he's just got himself in more trouble. #T6#
I really don't envy Scott right now.
Scott trying to control but he's just got himself in more trouble.
Scott wants to escape the position.
Scott is persisting with the attempt to improve his position.
Majere controls the action.
Majere tries to get the hooks in deep but Scott pushed the leg off.
Majere biding his time, looking for the opening.
Majere has the hooks in. Scott is trying to push off one leg but he has to do so cautiously to avoid being submitted.
Majere controls the position.#SUB#
Majere looking for the RNC. #T7#
Scott is keeping busy.
Scott is in bad spot here.
Scott turns into Majere and is now in his guard.
Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Majere (9) vs (2) Scott
Majere is pulling down on Scott's head to control his posture.
My spies in Catch Wrestling L.A. inform me that Scott has been getting involved in the gym's BJJ sparring sessions. Let's see whether that pays dividends!
Scott advances position into side control! Score +3 for passing guard: Majere (9) vs (5) Scott#SUB2#
Scott swings around for an armbar but Majere sees it coming a mile off and turns beautifully into Scott's guard. Score +2 for sweep to guard / half guard: Majere (11) vs (5) Scott#SUB2#
Majere avoids a guillotine attempt easily.
Scott is trying to control the position but Majere postures up. #SUB2#
Scott looking to try and escape his hips here, looking for a submission. It looks like he's going for a triangle but Majere is defending well. Scott quickly switches to an armbar and extends the arm! Majere has no choice but to tap, to a very quick submission! Wow, that was lightning fast! Scott celebrates on the ropes, with the crowd.
Ladies and gentlemen, after 8:57 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (Armbar). Alejandro Scott!
Alejandro Scott tried to hype himself up post fight but didn't word it too well and it ended up with him sounding like a bit of a tool.