Bangor fighters to highlight Saturday MMA card in Lewiston

Posted by: MBR on Fri Apr 28th, 2017 4:50 am
Bangor fighters to highlight Saturday MMA card in Lewiston Two fighters from Young’s MMA in Bangor will help headline a mixed martial arts show Saturday night in Lewiston. ... -lewiston/
Posted by: MBR on Sun Apr 30th, 2017 6:12 am
Sanders cuts down Lemke in lightweight title bout at NEF 28...Sanders withstood Lemke's aggressive style, fighting through the first round and 20 seconds into the second, before Lemke submitted and Sanders captured the vacant NEF title."The first round didn't go as planned, I wanted to come out more aggressive, I have to work on it but I'm getting better," Sanders said.Lemke, who lost to Sanders after going to the judges' cards in February, came out looking to use his quick punches to slow down Sanders. Sanders countered with constant kicks to Lemke's legs to tire him out. ... 28/2120453
Posted by: MBR on Mon May 1st, 2017 6:08 am
Sanders stops Lemke to win NEF lightweight titleSanders (14-8) emerged after a slow first round with a quick takedown that led to a fight-ending guillotine choke 22 seconds into the second round of the main event of the nine-bout NEF 28 card.“He hit me right in the … gut, and it … hurt,” Sanders said in a news release. “I knew the first round was going to be tough because he’s a killer and I tend to be a slow starter.”This marked the second meeting between the former Team Irish teammates in six months, with Sanders winning a third-round technical decision in November 2016 after Lemke was unable to continue in that non-title clash due to an accidental cut from the cage. Sanders had won the first two rounds on all three judges’ scorecards. ... ght-title/