Enfusion returned to Groningen, Netherlands for Enfusion 74 on Saturday.
The fight card featured a four man tournament in the 72.5 kg weight category. Marouan Toutouh earned a berth in the year-end tournament in Abu Dhabi by defeating Regilio van den Ent in the finals.
Sarel de Jong defended her Enfusion Ladies 61 kg Title with a dominant performance against Samira Kovacevic.
-72.5 kg Qualifier Final: Marouan Toutouh (MAR) def. Regilio van den Ent (NLD)-Decision (Toutouh wins tournament)
Toutouh earned a place in the year-end Abu Dhabi tournament on 07 December with a hard fought decision win over van den Ent. Toutouh was the fresher of the two fighters, and got the better of the action. Toutouh improves to 45-0-4. van den Ent is now 35-1-7(13).
-85 kg: Robin Ciric (SRB) def. Soufyan Assa (MAR)-Decision
-Mohammed Boutasaa (MAR) def. Shamil Uvaysov (AZE)-TKO Round 3 (Injury)
Boutasa dominated Uvaysov before a leg injury led to a TKO win for Boutasaa. Uvaysov apparently injured his leg while throwing a kick that hit Boutasaa’s knee.
-61 kg: Sarel de Jong (NLD) def. Samira Kovacevic (BIH)-(Retains Enfusion Ladies 61 kg title)
De Jong showed sharp hands early and landed the low kick. She picked up her work rate in round two, as Kovacevic was on the defensive. De Jong dominated, and scored an eight count in round four before finishing off Kovacevic with low kicks in the last round. de Jong improves to 30-1-3(4). Kovacevic is now 28-0-7(10).
-67 kg: Amier Abdulhad (EGY) def. Damian Johansen (NLD)-KO Round 2
The taller Johansen looked for knees early, as Abdulhad tried to score with looping hooks. Abdulhad scored a knockdown with a punch, and an accidental low blow bought Johansen some time. In round two, Abdulhad continued his attack, finishing Johansen with a left hook followed by a knee to the body as Johansen tried to grab. A tired Johansen slumped to the canvas and did not try to beat the count. Abdulhad improves to 51-2-6(13). Johansen is now 64-2-8(25).
-72.5 kg Tournament Semifinal 2: Marouan Toutouh (MAR) def. Yassin Baitar (BEL)-Decision
Toutouh controlled his semifinal bout with Baitar, going forward and outscoring Baitar for the win. Toutouh improves to 43-0-4 with the win.
-72.5 kg Tournament Semifinal 1: Regilio van den Ent (NLD) def. Paul Jansen (NLD)
van den Ent was the sharper fighter. He landed more often, had a tighter defense, and had Jansen backing up. van den Ent landed some nice punches upstairs, and Jansen’s face was showing effects in round one. van den Ent also landed some nice hooks with both hands to the body. Jansen landed some clean shots, but van den Ent was able to block and evade a fair amount of blows. van den Ent improves to 35-1-6(13). Jansen is now 28-0-8(14).