Elite Championship Fighting 1 Delivers Thrilling Fights in Wichita Falls


Wichita Falls, Texas – The Kay Yeager Coliseum was electrified on Saturday, June 24th, as Elite Championship Fighting 1 (ECF) brought an unforgettable night of mixed martial arts action to fight fans. With a lineup featuring both amateur and professional bouts, the event showcased the incredible skill, determination, and heart of the fighters who stepped into the cage. From explosive knockouts to technical submissions, ECF delivered a night to remember.

In the amateur division, Franklin Barks left the crowd in awe with a dominant performance against Gavin Fleck. Barks wasted no time in asserting his authority, securing a first-round TKO victory that showcased his striking prowess and relentless aggression. Meanwhile, in a battle of endurance and technique, John Abakah emerged victorious over Deyshaun Holmes in a hard-fought unanimous decision. Abakah’s well-rounded skills and calculated striking allowed him to control the pace of the fight and secure the win.

The fireworks continued as Donta Johnson faced off against Jonathan Sandoval. Johnson proved to be a force to be reckoned with, dispatching Sandoval with a lightning-fast first-round TKO. Johnson’s powerful striking and precision overwhelmed his opponent, leaving the crowd in awe of his raw talent. Calvin Capers and Kendrick Dockins engaged in a back-and-forth war that went the distance. In the end, Capers’ technical skills and strategic approach earned him a well-deserved unanimous decision victory.

Amidst the amateur bouts, Oscar Delcid delivered a spectacular performance against Tristan Tutor. Delcid’s explosive striking proved too much for Tutor, as he secured a first-round TKO victory. Delcid’s speed and accuracy were on full display, leaving the crowd on their feet and eagerly awaiting the professional bouts.

As the night progressed, the professional fighters took center stage and further intensified the already electric atmosphere. Nate Smith and Daniel Gary engaged in a battle that would go down in ECF history. Smith showcased his exceptional grappling skills, locking in a triangle choke in the first round to force Gary to tap out, stunning the audience with his technique and composure under pressure.

In another thrilling matchup, Jordan Brown squared off against Kurtis Ellis Jr. The fight didn’t last long as Brown expertly executed a rear-naked choke in the opening round, securing a quick victory. Brown’s submission prowess and ability to capitalize on opportunities earned him a well-deserved triumph and solidified his reputation as a formidable contender in the professional ranks.

The excitement continued as Roderick Stewart faced off against Shaun Jones. Stewart wasted no time, unleashing a flurry of strikes that overwhelmed Jones and led to a first-round TKO victory. Stewart’s relentless aggression and precision striking left the audience in awe of his performance.

Phillip Latu also showcased his knockout power in a stunning matchup against Maurice Morris. Latu delivered a devastating blow in the first round that left his opponent unable to continue, securing a victory by knockout.

And in an additional bout not previously mentioned, Bubba McDaniels faced off against Brian Houston. McDaniels proved his mettle by delivering a first-round TKO, overwhelming Houston with a combination of strikes. McDaniels’ tenacity and striking accuracy were key factors in securing his victory and earning him a well-deserved place among the night’s winners.

Elite Championship Fighting in Wichita Falls delivered an unforgettable night of action-packed fights. From the amateur bouts that showcased the rising stars of the sport to the professional matchups that left the crowd on the edge of their seats, the event demonstrated the skill, passion, and determination of the fighters.