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Cage Warriors 81 took place March 4th from the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland. In the night’s Main Event, Karl Moore became the new Light Heavyweight Champion with a resounding decision victory over Josh Clark with Clark winning only one round on one judges card. In the Co-Main Event, Catherine Costigan got more than she perhaps expected facing Wendy McKenna edging out a close split decision that could have gone either way. Here are all your results and our Of The Night Awards.
1. Bantamweight: Blaine O’Driscoll (4-1) defeated Darren O’Gorman (4-2) via KO at 3:22 of Round 2.
2. Welterweight: Hakon Foss (8-3) defeated Martyn Harris (4-3) via Tapout (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:38 of Round 1.
3. Lightweight: Arnold Quero (14-5) defeated Joel McColgan (3-1) via Split Decision (30-27/28-29/29-28). We scored it 29-28 McColgan.
4. Atomweight: Catherine Costigan (6-2) defeated Wendy McKenna (1-1) via Split Decision (28-29/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 McKenna.
5. Light Heavyweight Title: Karl Moore (8-1) defeated Josh Clark (10-4) via Unanimous Decision (49-45/50-44/50-42). We scored it 50-45 Moore.
Submission of the Night: Hakon Foss
Knockout of the Night: Blaine O’Driscoll
Fight of the Night: Catherine Costigan vs Wendy McKenna