September 16, 2017—Although numerous split-decisions were registered on paper at 559 Fights 59, the athletes featured on the all-amateur fight card unanimously competed with intentions of evading the evaluations of others.
Main Event: Nick Maximov defeated Albert Gonzales for the 559 Fights Middleweight Title
For all three rounds, Maximov, a master on the mat, suffocated Gonzales in his domain. Fortunately for Gonzales, Maximov was unable to secure the finish—something four previous opponents can’t claim, yet there was no escaping the Chico native’s grasp.
NorCal MMA Performances of the Night
Whether the ring side officials scoring the contests were required or not, several scraps scored favorably in the hearts of fight fans, either in attendance at the Visalia Convention Center or streaming live at FloCombat.com.
KO of the Night: Isaiah Rocha
Submission of the Night: Dereck Lee
Fight of the Night: Nick Maximov and Albert Gonzalez
559 Fights 59’s final results include:
Nick Maximov defeated Albert Gonzales by way of unanimous decision.
Isaiah Rocha defeated Izaiah Ozuna by way of KO in round 1.
Austin Liu defeated Michael Gall by way of unanimous decision.
Nadine Mandiau defeated Kathy Solorzano by way of unanimous decision.
Yuni Valencia defeated Stephan Sandoval by way of split-decision.
Badis defeated Zigler by way of unanimous decision.
Dereck Lee defeated Jacob Conde by way of key lock.
Gabrielle Lopez defeated Toodie Marshall by way of split-decision.
Lisa Mauldin defeated Allison Oldfield by way of split-decision.
Rob McClenny defeated Joseph Robinson by way of guillotine choke in round 3.
Joey Martinez defeated Elisha Soliz by way of split-decision.
559 Fights will return for their sixtieth show on October 14, 2017 at the Tower Theater in Fresno, California.