Nova União black belt Marcos Galvão, aka. Loro, did well at this Friday’s Ring of Combat event in New Jersey, United States.
It took Loro the whole three rounds to overcome Jacob Kirwan, the unanimous decision his second win in a row.
The result brought Galvão’s win tally to eight, with three losses and one draw.
In attendance at the event were Ricardo Cachorrão and Frankie Edgar, among other big names from the MMA world.
Ring of Combat 31
Tropicana Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
September 24, 2010
Chris Weidman defeated Uriah Hall via technical knockout (strikes) at 3:06 min of R1
Mikhail Malyutin defeated Luiz Azeredo via unanimous decision
Louis Gaudinot submitted Jessie Riggleman via guillotine in 4:34 min.
Rich Ashkar defeated Douglas Gordon via unanimous decision
Joseph Aviles knocked out Mike Medrano with a flying knee 52 seconds into R2
Marcos “Loro” Pereira defeated Jacob Kirwan via unanimous decision
George Sullivan defeated James Frier via technical knockout at 2:24 min of R1
Steve Edwards submitted Hazem Ibrahim via rear-naked choke at 2:31 min of R1
Dave Church submitted Villi Bello via rear-naked choke at 2:34min of R3
Tom DeBlass defeated Tom Velasquez via technical knockout at 0.50 min of R2
Michael Andrillo submited Scott Fairlamb via guillotine at 1:33 min of R2
Evan Chmielski defeated Ryan Castillo via split decision
Christopher Wing knocked out Yusuf Yoldas at 1:21 min of R1