NSC ADCC TRIALS 4 PBP Commentary
Coming up we have a middleweight Tycoon World Grappling Championship rules bout between Red Cup (ranked 5949 p4p, 482 weight class) and Claudio Ty (ranked 19464 p4p, 534 weight class). The crowd giving both fighters a great reception on their way into the arena. That's good to see.
This TWGC bout is 1 fifteen minute round in the middleweight division. Introducing today's competitors. In the red corner, competing out of Las Vegas, with a TWGC record of 4 wins and 2 losses; Red Cup! And in the blue corner, fighting out of London, with a TWGC record of 1 wins and 0 losses; Claudio Ty!
The judges for this bout are Anni Minnemäki, Marco Blurström and Tarja Halkonen.
Let's get this grappling contest under way! Who will be victorious?
Ty instigates a clinch.
Ty gets underhooks to prevent Cup's takedown attempt.
Ty works for the underhooks and manages to get a trip takedown into guard. Score +2 for takedown into guard / half guard: Cup (0) vs (2) Ty
The fighters are tangled up in the ropes here. We might need a restart if the fighters can't break free themselves.
Ty slips nicely into half guard.
Ty looking for a kimura but he'll have to free his other leg if he wants to finish that. Perhaps he's just using it as a distraction technique.
Cup looking for submissions off his back.
We've had a slow start to the round here - hopefully the action picks up.
Ty is looking for a kimura but Cup is holding onto that half guard position, so it's hard for Ty to get the leverage.
That's one minute gone in the round.
Ty wants to pass to mount but Cup is defending the position.
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.
Cup wants to improve his position but Ty is controlling well.
Ty not doing much here.
That's two minutes gone in the round.
Ty trying to pass the guard but Cup defending well.
Ty trying to control the action but Cup is working from the bottom.
Ty trying to mount his opponent but Cup defends it.
Cup trying to control from the bottom.
That's three minutes gone in the round.
Cup is looking to get back to full guard here but Ty has managed to pass to side control instead. Score +3 for passing guard: Cup (0) vs (5) Ty
Cup is not content to let Ty control the position.
Cup tries to control the position but he's not in luck - Ty easily slips into full mount! Score +2 for reaching mount: Cup (0) vs (7) Ty
Ty avoids the attempt from Cup to control.
That's four minutes gone in the round.
Ty content just to control the position here.
Cup is working to get back to half guard.
Ty controlling from mount.
Cup tries to improve his position but Ty has taken his back! Ty has a choke - it's sunk in pretty tight... Will Cup tap? No... maybe... yes! He's tapped! Ty pushes Cup away and gets up to celebrate with his corner!
Ladies and gentlemen, after 5:59 of round 1, we have a winner by way of Submission (RNC). Claudio Ty!
After winning the bout, Claudio Ty thanked all his fans and promised he'd do even better in his next fight. The crowd seemed to love his humility.
In defeat, Red Cup stepped up to the mic, saying 'That wasn't fun.'.