Sam Creasey remains at the summit of the Cage Warriors flyweight division after a resounding victory over Stipe Brcic.
Creasey needed just 71 seconds to dispose of the Croatian in the main event at CW 142, which took place in Ebbw Vale, Wales.
In doing so, the Englishman became the first fighter to successful defend the organisation’s 125-pound title.
After dropping his opponent with a powerful right hook, Creasey pounced with a guillotine choke to secure the victory.
Elsewhere on the night, there was a big win for home favourite Oban Elliott, who impressed as he overcame former middleweight champion Matt Bonner via unanimous decision.
Michelangelo Lupoli made a big statement against Aaron Aby, Jasmine Favero got the better of Stephanie Evans, while Luke Riley continued to enhance his reputation by stopping Cherif Larossi.
Cage Warriors 142
Sam Creasey def. Stipe Brcic via submission (guillotine choke) after 1:11 of round one – Creasey retains flyweight title
Oban Elliott def. Matt Bonner via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Michelangelo Lupoli def. Aaron Aby via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-26)
Jasmine Favero def. Stephanie Paige Evans via TKO (punches) after 3:48 of round two
Luke Riley def. Cherif Larossi via TKO (body shot) after 4:18 of round two
Chris Bungard def. Erick da Silva via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Sean McCormac def. Owain Williams via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
George McManus def. Milton Cabral via submission (rear-naked choke) after 1:52 of round one
Matty Byfield def. Szymon Szynkiewicz via TKO (elbows) after 1:08 of round one
Roan Crocker def. James Wamsley via submission (rear-naked choke) after 1:38 of round three
Morgan Lennon def. Luke Havard via submission (armbar) after 1:33 of round two
Jay Aspinwall def. David Winiarski via TKO (strikes) after 2:52 of round two
Kane D’Arcy def. Jordan Little via verbal submission (armbar) after 0:56 of round one
Ethan Silvey def. Ellis Richards via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)