Four World Series of Fighting champions defended their titles Saturday night at WSOF 34, including Justin Gaethje.
The reigning lightweight champion stopped Luiz Firmino after three rounds when the doctor stopped the bout. The card aired from New York City’s Theatre at Madison Square Garden.
Along with Gaethje defeating Firmino, Jon Fitch topped Jake Shields, Marlon Morales submitted Josenaldo Silva and David Branch bested Louis Taylor.
Complete results can be found below:
Justin Gaethje def. Luiz Firmino via TKO (doctor stoppage) at 5:00 of Round 3, 5:00 to remain lightweight champion
Jon Fitch def. Jake Shields via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) to remain welterweight champion
Marlon Moraes def. Josenaldo Silva via verbal submission (injury) at 2:30 of Round 1 to remain bantamweight champion
Caio Alencar def. Jared Rosholt via KO (strikes) at 1:17 of Round 1
David Branch def. Louis Taylor via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:00 of Round 5, 2:00 to remain middleweight champion
Smealinho Rama def. Jake Huen via TKO (strikes) at 3:30 of Round 2
Shane Kruchten def. Jeremy Mahon via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Bruno Santos def. Vagab Vagabov via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Andre Harrison def. Bruce Boyington via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:54 of Round 1
Tom Marcellino def. Matt Denning via submission (armbar) at 3:30 of Round 1
Yushin Okami def. Paul Bradley via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)