Leicester MMA Academy Inter-Club Submission Grappling Competition – January 2012

JD Hylton on his way to -84kg Gold

Full gallery on facebook here

Leicester MMA Academy kicked off it’s 2012 competitions with a fantastic inter-club Submission Grappling Tournament.

On Sunday January 29th seventy fighters from seven clubs descended on the academy for what was our best tournament yet.

A huge thank you to all the competitors, officials and spectators who attended and made it such a special day.

Results

+93kg (3 man round robin tournament)

1st Iwan Baxter (Leicester Shootfighters)
2nd Wayne Wray (K-Star Birmingham)
3rd Wayne Hawtin (Telford Combat Centre)

-93kg (6 man single elimination tournament)

1st Daryl Burn (K-Star Birmingham)
2nd Mehdi Elaichouni (K-Star Birmingham)
3rd Bradley Hopkins (Twisted Rage MMA Derby)

-84kg (13 man single elimination tournament)

1st JD Hylton (Leicester Shootfighters)
2nd Michael Davis (MDMA Hull)
3rd Dan Disarra (Leicester Shootfighters)

-77kg (15 man single elimination tournament)

1st Liam Corrigan (Leicester Shootfighters)
2nd Jake Constantinou (Leicester Shootfighters)
3rd Ranjeet Baria (Leicester Shootfighters)

-70kg (13 man single elimination tournament)

1st Kieron Kiffin (Leicester Shootfighters)
2nd Joel Reed (Leicester Shootfighters)
3rd James Steel (Telford Combat Centre)

-65kg (10 man single elimination tournament)

1st Sam Wilkinson (MDMA Hull)
2nd Wojciech Granoszewski (MDMA Hull)
3rd James Norcliffe (Leicester Shootfighters)

Submission of the Day: Ben Harrison (calf crush)
Competitor of the Day: JD Hylton

Sample Match

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