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James Irvin Falls to Jorge Oliveira, Da Silva Wins at Tachi Palace Fights 7

Jorge Oliveira upset heavy-handed UFC veteran James Irvin with a first-round submission in the main event of Tachi Palace Fighting’s “TPF 7: Deck the Halls” on Thursday in Lemoore, California.

The Ultimate Fighter 11’s Seth Baczysnki and WEC vet Tim McKenzie delivered the fight of the night after McKenzie seemingly injured Baczynski with an armbar only to be reversed and swiftly knocked out with a barrage of elbows.

The card also including the successful U.S. debut of undefeated Brazilian flyweight Jussier da Silva over Danny Martinez, while Micah Miller tapped champ Isaac DeJesus in the opening round, but failed to win the featherweight title after missing weight.

The notable TPF 7 results were:

  • Jorge Oliveira def. James Irvin via submission (triangle armbar) – Round 1, 1:33
  • Jussier da Silva def. Danny Martinez via unanimous decision
  • Micah Miller def. champ Isaac DeJesus via submission (neck crank) – Round 1, 4:11 (non-title)
  • John Alessio def. Phil Collins via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 0:35 (for vacant TPF welterweight title)
  • Seth Baczynski def. Tim McKenzie via KO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:15
  • Jay Silva def. Jamie Jara via KO (punches) – Round 1, 0:33

Videos of Irvin vs. Oliveira and Baczysnki vs. McKenzie are below:

Pictured: James Irvin


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