Getting into Friday’s CFFC 91, the promotion’s featherweight title did not have a belt-holder.
Right after a dominant initial spherical, Sabatini (13-3) dragged Stirn (10-4) to the ground in Round 2. From there, he labored his way up to an armbar, pulled guard, and locked in a torque that was much too tight for Stirn to deal with. Sabatini picked up yet another submission acquire and, with it, title gold.
The title-clinching overall performance marks the second time Sabatini, 30, has won the CFFC featherweight championship.
Sabatini’s earn is his 2nd in a row – and his fifth in his most current six fights. His lone reduction in the stretch was suffered by using a gruesome arm damage in 46 seconds and missing his title to James Gonzalez. In 13 specialist victories, Sabatini has scored 10 submissions and a single knockout.
CFFC 91 took spot Friday at Lancaster County Conference Heart in Lancaster, Penn. The card streamed on UFC Combat Pass.
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