Georgi Karakhanyan (left) needed less than a round to score a submission victory over Waylon Lowe in the first bout of the World Series of Fighting 5 main card broadcast tonight.
Karakhanyan took the advantage quickly against Lowe, landing leg kicks efficiently from his Southpaw stance. Lowe tried to land hand combinations to counter, but was mostly unsuccessful against the quicker man. Lowe tried shooting a takedown to turn the tide, but Karakhanyan snatched a guillotine choke. Karakhanyan arched back, and the tap came at 3:35 of the first round.
The California-based Karakhanyan, an ex-indoor soccer player, advances his record to 22-3-1. Lowe, of Philadelphia, falls to 14-5.
At World Series of Fighting 5, Georgi Karakhanyan defeated Waylon Lowe by submission (guillotine choke) at 3:35 of round one.