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HCL 47
Name HCL 47: Taught By Fish
Date December 27, 2015
Venue Mount Carmel Center
City Flag of USA Waco, Texas
Event Chronology
HCL 46:
That's Enough!
HCL 47:
Taught By Fish
HCL 48:
Wordplay & Aggressiveness

HCL 47: Taught By Fish was a mixed martial arts event held by the Human Cockfighting League. The event took place on Sunday, December 27, 2015 from the Mount Carmel Center in Waco, Texas. This was the third HCL event to take place in Texas, and the second at this venue.

This event featured eight sanctioned mixed martial arts bouts. All fights consisted of three five-minute rounds, except for the main event championship fight, which consisted of five five-minute rounds.

This event featured the finals of the Heavyweight Contender Tournament, with the winner of the co-main event fight earning a shot at the HCL Heavyweight Championship at HCL 50. In addition, this event also featured the two semi-finals of the Middleweight Contender Tournament.

Heavyweight Contender Bracket

Semi-finals Final
HCL 44
 Flag of IRN Phil Nasseri 1  
 Flag of ITA Enzo Antonioni KO   HCL 47
     Flag of ITA Enzo Antonioni KO
HCL 44    Flag of Romania Artemis Kroop 3
 Flag of South Africa Jorgi Magumbo 2
 Flag of Romania Artemis Kroop TKO  

Middleweight Contender Bracket

Semi-finals Final
HCL 47
 Flag of USA Steve Bonaventure 2  
 Flag of USA Caramel Thunderbird KO   HCL 50
     Flag of USA Caramel Thunderbird 3
HCL 47    Flag of USA Patrick Melvin TKO
 Flag of USA Gunner McCormick 2
 Flag of USA Patrick Melvin KO  

Fight Card

Main Card
Wt. Method Round Time Notes
Welter Flag of Canada Wes Blackwell (c) def. Flag of France Francois Gorgonzola TKO (Punches) 3 4:50 1
Heavy Flag of ITA Enzo Antonioni def. Flag of Romania Artemis Kroop KO (Clinch knee) 3 4:05 2
Middle Flag of USA Caramel Thunderbird def. Flag of USA Steve Bonaventure KO (Punches) 2 1:20 3
Middle Flag of USA Patrick Melvin def. Flag of USA Gunner McCormick KO (Right hook) 2 4:22 3
Lt Heavy Flag of USA Ben McGuirk def. Flag of USA Connor Cairo Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Heavy Flag of Canada Bill Stinkwater def. Flag of USA Clem Donaldson TKO (Punches) 2 3:03
Preliminary Card
Lt Heavy Flag of USA Alex Janos def. Flag of USA Michael the Amazing TKO (Punches) 2 0:24
Welter Flag of USA Sidney Alderson def. Flag of USA Ron Mohandas KO (Left hook) 2 3:54
  • Note 1: HCL Welterweight Championship Fight
  • Note 2: Heavyweight Contender Tournament Final
  • Note 3: Middleweight Contender Tournament Semi-final

Bonus awards

  • Fight of the Night: Flag of Canada Wes Blackwell vs Flag of France Francois Gorgonzola
  • Knockout of the Night: Flag of USA Patrick Melvin
  • There was no Submission of the Night winner, because none of the fights ended in a submission.

External links




Human Cockfighting League
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HCL Events
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Other Events HCL Hurricane! - Peace Love Fist Summit - Top Cock: Season 1 - Top Cock: Season 2
HCL Fighters
Heavyweight
(>205 lbs)
Enzo Antonioni - Sir Reginald Ardennes - Aaron Blue - Vin Bumko - Willie "Fawlty" Cables - "Rochester" Clem Donaldson - Artemis Kroop - Shawn LaMacchia - Jorgi Magumbo - Phil Nasseri - Nico Nicolazzo - Desmond O'Dowell - Lamar O'Neal - Martin Pecorino - Ray Peterson - Bill Stinkwater - Rupert Takamura - Alexander Thorax - Salvador Topanopoulos - Xavier Zima
Light Heavyweight
(205 lbs)
Michael the Amazing - Stanley Barcliffe - Ishmael Bowerstern - Dorsey Bunn - Connor Cairo - David Duritz - Pappy Goulash - Teddy Grabowski - Eamon Grundel - JC Hunite - Alex Janos - Ralph Marshall - Ben McGuirk - Herschel Mossad - Derby Mutton - Herman Quinn - Sanford J. Thornburg - Corgi van de Groof
Middleweight
(185 lbs)
Gustaf "The Gooz" Ackerman - Steve Bonaventure - A-Von Cooley - Jonathan Drew - Donnie Dyleski - Graham Hitchcock - Kenny "Slim" Lindley - Ricky Malone - Gunner McCormick - Patrick Melvin - Fernando Pasquale - Burt Penass - Anthony Rosario - Ronald Shemp - Most Glorious John Smith - Caramel Thunderbird - Kea Tukino - Tayshaun "T-Skinny" Wallace - Dutton Williams
Welterweight
(170 lbs)
Sidney Alderson - Wes Blackwell - Jesse Clerc - DeAndre Combs - Dwayne De Recha - Miguel Dominguez - Tony Flash - Francois Gorgonzola - Roosevelt Hazelwood - Kyle Jetterman - TJ McAllister - Ed McIlvane - Jeff Metal Steamship - DJ Swollen Nipple - David Orr - Jackson Outcast - Tracy Rhea - Alejandro Sandoval - Skip Thomas
Other Links
KUMITE - ItsRainingMeng Wiki

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