War Machine. Photo property of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
War Machine, formerly known as “Ultimate Fighter” alumnus Jon Koppenhaver, scored a first-round submission win over Guillaume Delorenzi at Saturday’s XMMA 7 event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, handed Delorenzi his first professional loss.
Two title fights also took place on the card: Martin Desilets submitted Todd Gouwenberg with a modified triangle choke in the first round to claim the vacant XMMA light heavyweight belt while Kajan Johnson claimed the XMMA lightweight title from Steve Claveau after submitting the veteran with an armbar in the second round.
Complete results from the event:
War Machine def. Guillaume Delorenzi - Submission (Rear-Naked Choke), R1
Kajan Johnson def. Steve Claveau - Submission (Armbar), R2
Martin Desilets def. Todd Gouwenberg - Submission (Modified Triangle Choke), R1
Thierry Quenneville def. Douglas Evans - Submission (Armbar), R2
Tim Wadsworth def. Johan Croes - Submission (Armbar), R1
Derek Gauthier def. Dave Pariseau - Submission (Armbar), R1
Dan Grandmaison def. Markhaile Wedderburn - Submission (Injury), R1
Valerie Letourneau def.Kate Roy Submission (Armbar), R1
Eddie Fyvie def. Stephane Lamarche - Submission (Armbar), R3
Jeff Royer def. Sebastian Deroy - TKO (Strikes), R1
John Makdessi def. Amir Uddin - TKO (Strikes), R2
Daylin Logan def. Dominique Poissant - TKO (Strikes), R1
William Romero def. Michel Gagnon - Unanimous Decsion
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