Brace For War 19 Results: Oriol Gaset Becomes Lightweight Champion


Gaset vs. Sonny Brown-BRACE 19Oriol ‘The Cookie Monster’ Gaset (15-7) has claimed the BRACE lightweight title with a first-round stoppage over Sonny Brown (5-3) at Brace For War 19 on Saturday night at the Big Top in Luna Park, Sydney, Australia.

Brown landed the first clean blow of the fight, but Gaset formely from Barcinlona in Spain applied the pressure and caught Brown with a short right as he came forward dropping the former champion. Gaset rushed in finishing off the fight with hammer-fists at 2:31 of round one.

The victory was Gaset’s fourth straight since moving to Australia early last year, while Brown has suffered his second straight TKO loss after previously being on a five-fight winning streak.

In the co-main event, Corey Nelson claimed the vacant BRACE Welterweight title with a third round stoppage against Tony Rossini.

Brace For War 19-Full Results:

-Oriol Gaset def. Sonny Brown via TKO, Round 1 at 2:31
-Corey Nelson def. Tony Rossini via TKO, Round 3
-Damien Brown def. Rob Hill via Decision (Unanimous)
-Jon Leven def. Ali Kocak via Decision (Unanimous)
-Gerhard Voigt def. John Mitchell via TKO, Round 2 at 4:44
-Rick Alchin def. Marc Gehret via Submission, Round 1 at 3:11
-Amy Adam def. Belinda Sedgwick via Submission (Verbal), Round 1 at 1:17
-Mark Baskin def. Adam Corbett via TKO round 2 (2:01)

Photo courtesy of BRACE. (Follow @AndrewPMMA on Twitter). 

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