Event Results

Event Results

Ring of Combat 76 - May 20, 2022

Ring of Combat 76 RESULTS and IMAGES below:

Austin Coleman vs Steve Hyun Lee; Coleman wins SD

Christopher Guariglia vs Brett Pastore; Pastore wins UD

Kelvin Sterling vs Michael Fitzroy; Ruled NC due to accidental eye poke

Calogero Torretta vs Ricardo Jimenez; Split Draw

Anthony DiLemme vs John Caldone; Dilemma wins via KO

Kareem Kline vs AT McCowin; McCowin wins UD

Armando Gjetja vs Cristian Lopez; Gjetja wins UD

Kasheem Peterson vs James Drago; Drago wins TKO

Cedric Gunnison vs Nick Rodrigues; Gunnison wins TKO




Battle of the Millennium - May 14, 2022

RESULTS and IMAGES For Battle of the Millennium below:

Cecile Jimenez vs Melissa Balic AM KB; Winner Balic via UD

Dilovar Balaev vs. Domenico Sansalone AM KB; Winner Balaev  TKO

Vamir Emile vs. Dejon Francis AM KB 

Alec Farjuharson vs. Everton Champagine AM KB; Winner Champagine TKO

Mardon Hakimov vs. Antoine Chaput AM MMA; Winner Chaput UD

Jeevanie Lilah vs. Ann Serra AM KB; Winner Serra UD

Menchen Chazin vs. Jacob Martin AM MMA; Winner Martin TKO

Rogers Ramirez vs. Zackary Lowe AM MMA; Winner KO R1 0:35

Delano Ali Matthews vs. Elijah Sampson AM MMA; Winner Sampson Unanimous

Anthony Schleicher vs. Akeem Sanford AM KB; Winner Schleicher Unanimous

Dejon Francis vs. Hossam Hayaty AM KB; Winner Francis KO R2 0:56

Rafael Santos vs. Gilbert Rosario AM KB; Winner Santos Unanimous

Tyrese Cunningham vs. Darryl Campbell AM KB; Winner Cunningham Unanimous

Zurabi Gavashelashvili vs. Sterling Brown AM KB; Winner Gavashelashvili TKO R3 0:18

Marcus Pullock vs. Kris Anders AM KB; Winner Anders Split

Salah Eddine vs. Ryan Sipavicius AM KB; Winner Sipavicius By DQ






Ring of Combat 75 - February 18 2022


Ring of Combat 75 couldn't get much better than last night at The Tropicana! The card featured 2 Championship fights and an exciting competitive undercard . The sellout crowd was on their feet for most of the night because of the great fireworks in the cage displayed by the talented fighters , who brought their A game to the cage. More images below.

 If you missed the live action , watch it on https://www.fite.tv/.

Photographer: Angelo Carchesio / IG: AngeloJ_89

Special thanks to Frankie Perez, the  great photos by Angelo ,talented fighters, trainers, gyms that participated in the event,  ROC staff, sponsors, fans, Tropicana staff ,and the new jersey athletic control board .

Results are as follows:

1. Devon Estes  vs Lauren Braccia 

Estes wins unanimous decision in three rounds 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28 Urso.

2. Gabriella Gulfin  vs Mary Kupp 

Gulfin wins via TKO referee stoppage due to strikes at 2:11 of round two. 

3. Shawn Stefanelli  vs Jonathan Alvarez 

Stefanelli wins via tap due to rear naked choke at 1:57 of round one. 

4. Alex Brown vs David Meshkhoradze.

Meshkhoradze wins split decision in three rounds, 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 Tamburrino.

5. AT McCowin vs Manny Flores

McCowin wins via TKO referee stoppage due to punches at 2:32 of round one. 

6. Ricardo Fuentes vs Dominick Biondo 

Fuentes wins via tap due to armbar at 0:57 of round one. 

7. Cristian Lopez  vs Armando Gjetja  

Lopez wins split decision in three rounds 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 Urso.

8. Michael Lawrence vs Francis Marshall

Marshall wins via tap due to rear naked choke at 3:26 of round three.

9. James Gonzalez  vs Phil Caracappa 

Caracappa wins split decision in three rounds 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 Bilyk.

10. Josh Rohler vs Dennis Buzukja 

Buzukja wins unanimous decision in three rounds 29-28, 29-28 and 30-27.

Combat at the Space in Westbury - February 5, 2022

I am humbled again to say that Combat at Space in Westbury last night was another sell out crowd with great and competitive bouts. The main event featuring Craig Alexander vs Jonathan Ramundi, co-main event Soledad Zapata vs Jennie Nedell, and Championship kickboxing bout Kris Anders vs Kelvin Sterling saw kickboxing at its best.
The all-star undercard of MMA, grappling and kickboxing had the fans going wild with the action.
If you missed the live show, you can watch it at newyorkfighting youtube starting tonight and anytime thereafter.
I want to thank the fans for their constant support, great martial arts schools that participated, the fighters, my staff, the venue, ISKA headed by Tom Sconzo, and the sponsors.
Results are as follows:
Ryan Spivicius def. Ibrahim Helm - TKO, 2 rd time1:35
Rafael Santos def. Cagri Avci - split decision
Gilbert Rosario def. Alan Yam - unanimous decision
Mike Curiel def.Wuilmer Rodriguez - unanimous decision
Zurabi Gabashelashvilli def. DJ Billera - split decision
Vamir Emile def. Johny Drago - split decision
Dilovar Balaev def. Ricky Valentino - KO, 3 round, time 0:6
Austin Halik def. Antoine Chaput - Unanimous decision
Delano Ali Mathews def. Michael Carim - Unanimous decision
Kris Anders def. Kelvin Sterling - Unanimous decision
Anthony Dilemme def. Warren Garvey - Split decision
Jennie Nedell vs Soledad Zapata - decision pending ISKA review
Jonathan Ramundi def. Craig Alexander - Unanimous decision
My next event is February 18th, ROC 75 features an unbelievably stacked card with two championship fights. Dennis Buzukja and James Gonzalez look to defend their respective titles on this night!
ROC 75 doors at 8:00 PM / show starts at 8:30 PM
Both shows are stacked with some of the best fighters on the circuit today! Come see who will be the next fighter to join their fellow 100 plus ROC alumni to enter the ranks of the UFC.
This event will be covered by Fite TV. Tickets are now on sale. Show is expected to sell out so get your tickets early! Get at TicketMaster online or any Ticketmaster box-office. Tickets can also be purchased at Tropicana Box Office or from your favorite fighter.

Ring of Combat 74 Results and Photos - October 22, 2021

Lou Neglia`s Ring of Combat 74 stormed into Tropicana Casino this past Friday , october 22 with great fights, great card, packed house! Throughout the night the roar of the crowd was so loud that you could not hear yourself speak!!! Great to see the fans excited again and fighters showcasing their skills and getting noticed in pursuit of becoming MMA stars! It will be my pleasure and goal to get talented fighters to the UFC as Ring of Combat has successfully done . I`m very proud that ROC has sent 152 fighters to the ufc with 6 becoming world champions . I`M VERY PROUD OF THE ROC ALUMNI . I would like to thank the fighters for giving their all, the fans, my co-promoter Frank Perez, my staff, NJ Athletic Commission,and the Tropicana!
Stay tuned to a busy 2022 schedule of my kickboxing and MMA events. Here are the exciting ROC 74 results and pics!
Mary Kupp vs Lauren Braccia
Kupp wins via tap due to rear naked choke at 4:16 of round one.
Caleb Contreras vs John Caldone
Caldone wins via KO punch at 4:45 of round two.
A.T. McCowin vs Chris Alcala
McCowin wins unanimous decision in three rounds, all three judges 29-28.
Patrick De La Mata vs Danny Ramirez
Ramirez wins unanimous decision in three rounds 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28 Rugilo.
Ricardo Fuentes vs Damion Nelson
Nelson wins split decision in three rounds 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 Bilyk.
Eric Pozun vs Robert Varricchio
Varricchio wins via TKO referee stoppage due to unanswered strikes at 2:42 of round one.
Kareem Kline vs Thomas Lane
Lane wins unanimous decision in three rounds 30-27, 30-27 and 30-25 Carolei.
Cristian Lopez vs Lirim Rufati
Bout Cancelled
Cedric Gunnison vs Armando Gjetja
Gunnison wins unanimous decision in three rounds 29-28, 29-28 and 30-27 Bilyk.
John Ramirez vs Dylan Mantello
Ramirez wins unanimous decision in three rounds, all three judges 29-28.
Lerryann Douglas vs James Gonzalez
Gonzalez wins unanimous decision in three rounds, all three judges 30-27.
Michael Lawrence vs Dennis Buzukja
Dennis Buzukja wins via TKO referee stoppage due to strikes at 1:06 of round one.

Championship Kickboxing Results - October 16, 2021

OCT 16 ,kickboxing and MMA exploded at Combat at Coney Island Ford Amphitheater!!! The sold out crowd saw some of the best kickboxing and MMA fights on the East Coast.
All fighters went all-out and shook up Coney Island with their impressive performances! The night was highlighted by the main event bout between David Meskhoradze VS Jim Drago which was of the best kickboxing bouts in the sport!! Jim Drago won the decision but both fighters showed greatness in the ring.
I would like to personally thank and congratulate the fighters, the cornermen, the great camps, ISKA officials and medical staff headed by DR. Arroyo,, sponsors, enthusiastic fans, my staff, and my partner Artyom Sahakyan for making this such a successful and great show!! IF YOU
Results are as follows:
Melissa Balic vs Savannah Gram - Exhibition bout
Mathew Porto def. Vincent A. Parnelli - Split decision
Johnson Cruz def. Shabir Zahir - Unanimous decision
Vamir Emile def. Ryan Wilkerson - KO 3rd round 59 sec
Ryan Sipavicius def. Steven Montoya - TKO 2nd round
Anthony Dilemme def. Juan Vides - Unanimous decision
Devon Worth def. Cory Callender - Unanimous decision
Alberto Dorgwardt def. Brock Morgan - KO
Brad Roman def. Sutlonbek Usmanov - TKO
Elijah Sampson def. Mike Basile - Unanimous decision
Steven Lee def. Charlie Cabrera - Unanimous decision
Brian Parpan def. Woodolf Andou - Unanimous decision
Sebastian Ruiz def. Kanat Tassaybay - Unanimous decision
Aaron Brito def. Alan Mamedov - Split decision
Diana Karavas def. Sharneka Wright - TKO Round 2
Anthony Schleicher def. Akeem Sanford - Unanimous decision
Ryan Burgos def. Jonif Tucker - KO
Jennie Nedell def. Urania Contreras - KO
Jim Drago def. David Meskhoradze - Unanimous decision

ROC came back with a BANG and now has its sights on the international scene!

In a packed house at the Showboat in Atlantic City, ROC put on a clinic with its seventy-third installment. Featuring one championship bout and one title eliminator, ROC lived up to his expectations of having great fights with the return of making great fighters. This fight card featured great fighters from US and Chile. 

During this night, executives from Chile were in attendance for ROC and structured a deal with Lou. We can officinally announce, ROC is going international by the end of the year!

Our next show is scheduled for October 22 at the Tropicana in Atlantic City, NJ. Don’t miss this night as new MMA stars are sure to emerge. This card will feature three championship fights as well as an exciting undercard. Tickets will be available at TicketMaster, the ROC site, the Tropicana box office or from your favorite fighter. The best fighter of this night will receive all expense paid round-trip for ROC’s first Chile event. 


Chris Alcala vs Kareem Kline; Kline wins via SD

Ricardo Jimenez vs Michael Fitzroy; Fitzroy wins via UD

Damion Nelson vs Rakim Thorpe; Nelson wins via SD

Mike Ahearn vs Alex Brown; Ahearn wins via UD

Victor Valenzuela vs Thomas Powell; Powell wins via disqualification

Cristian Lopez vs Nick Rodrigues; Rodrigues wins UD

Armando Gjetja vs Yanal Admuz; Admuz wins via KO

Dylan Mantello vs Felipe Diaz; Mantello wins via KO

James Gonzalez vs Jeff Lentz; Gonzalez wins via UD

Ring of Combat 71 results - February 21 2020

Ring of Combat did it again! Great fights with another sell out crowd. ROC 71 featured two championship fights with one super-fight. 

I would also like to say that the main event between Buzukja vs Dooling was one of the greatest Ring of Combat fights ever. Both fighters wanted it but this night belonged to Buzukja as he is the new ROC champion. And though Buzukja walks out with the belt you can’t deny Dooling’s greatness! The are no losers. This is why ROC has over 129 fighters that went on to the UFC with four becoming champions.

See below for results (by My MMA News) and photos (by Angelo Carchesio).


Dennis Buzukja defeats Tim Dooling via UD

Troy Green defeats John Ramirez via UD

Joe Pyfer defeats Chase Gambell via TKO round 2

Lenny Rufati defeats Devon Mosley via TKO round 2

Efren Escareno defeats Danny Ramirez via SD

Alex Brown defeats Mike Ahearn via guillotine of round 2

Shamidkhan Magomedov defeats Nick Willey via TKO round 2

Justin Moltavo Doug Lobasso via KO round 1

Mike Gonzalez defeats Andrew Salas via UD

Combat at the Garden 2 Results - December 6, 2019


Another one in the books as a packed-house of kickboxing fans were in attendance for Combat at the Garden! Thanks to all the fighters who competed and the fans who always support.

Our next kickboxing event is scheduled for February at the Capitale and the talented fighters from that card will return in June back at the Garden.

Check below for Full Results (provided by New York Fighting
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Sal Nicchitta vs Daniel Kotlyaskiy Draw

Anthony Micucci vs Argo Kostanyan Draw

Wendy Elsworth vs Nicole Perkins Cancelled

Carlos Torres (W) vs Ruben Morales (L) Majority Decision

Tyrese Cunningham (W) vs Mardon Hakimov (L) Unanimous Decision

Josh Myers (L) vs Mansher Munch Khera (W) Unanimous Decision

Brian Parpan vs Abner Morales Draw

Pat Altinbasak (W) vs William Alomar (L) TKO 38s Round 3

Pablo Gomez (L) vs Michael Carim Jr (W) TKO 1m 11s Round 1

Josh Carender (L) vs Angel Rodriguez (W) TKO 1m 8s Round 2

Garvin Mitchell (L) vs Anthony Dilemme (W) TKO 2m 26s Round 1

Jon Fox (W) vs Jeremy Garcia (L) Unanimous Decision

Aly Franco (W) vs Meredith Connolly (L) Split Decision

Julio Garcia Carlos (L) vs Christian Mcauley (W) Unanimous Decision

Jonathan Bray (L) vs Robert Varricchio (W) TKO 2m 49s Round 1

Christopher Pino (L) vs Elijah Abouelazm (W) TKO 1m 30s Round 1

Ana Maldonado (L) vs Sophia Mirabella (W) Unanimous Decision

Jason Lee (L) vs Mike Misa (W) TKO 2m 3s Round 3

Walter Howard Jr (L) vs Pat Carrol (W) Split Decision

Darius Davis (L) vs Sherwood Abdullayev (W) Knockout 2m 34s Round 1

Dejuan Davis (L) vs Rick Schaefer (W) Unanimous Decision

Amanda Ginski (L) vs Jennie Nedell (W) Split Decision

Melvin Ramos (W) vs Maurepaz Auguste (L) Unanimous Decision

Nicky Burgos (L) vs Jonathan Dibella (W) TKO 2m 36s Round 3

Ring of Combat 70 Results - November 23, 2019

Another packed house at Ring Of Combat this past Saturday November 23 at the Showboat Hotel Atlantic City. Great fights including upsets, knockouts and submissions. All live on UFC Fight Pass giving ROC fighters the great exposure they deserve. Lou feels many of these fighters are on their way to the UFC.

Don’t miss the next ROC February 21 live on UFC Fight Pass at the Tropicana Atlantic City. See what fighter from ROC gets that big call!

Lou is very proud of the ROC alumni which include 129 fighters getting to the UFC with successful careers and four of them becoming world champions; Eddie Alvarez, Chris Weidman, Frankie Edgar, and Matt Serra.

Fight Results below. Provided by New York Fighting

Photos by Angelo Carchesio

Jhonoven Pati (W) vs Joseph Pyfer (L) Submission 47s Round 2

Ryan Cafaro (L) vs Tim Dooling (W) Submission 1m 55s Round 3

Joe Riggs (W) vs George Sullivan (L) TKO 2m 8s Round 3

William Calhoun (L) vs Dennis Buzukja (W) Knockout 2m 26s Round 1

Justin Richwine (L) vs James Lawson (W) TKO 22s Round 1

Travis Foster (L) vs Ryan Patrovich (W) Unanimous Decision

Troy Green (W) vs Lirim Rufati (L) Knockout 27s Round 1

Anthony Newton (W) vs Charlie Campbell (L) Unanimous Decision

Chase Gambell (L) vs Thomas Powell (W) Unanimous

Chike Obi (L) vs Mike Ahearn (W) Unanimous Decision