Polaris 17 delivered some great results with a stacked card, headlined by Craig Jones defending his middleweight title against UFC veteran Davi Ramos. This marked the first time in quite a while that the promotion had put on an event solely consisting of single matches with their last three events all being contested under their exciting team grappling rules, Polaris Squads. As always with the UK-based promotion, they managed to put together a lineup featuring some of the best grapplers on the planet even before the main-event match took place.
Jones retained the title in a relatively uneventful match where he was never really troubled by Ramos, and the co-main event featured another title matchup between Kendall Reusing and Venla Luukkonen. Reusing was the favorite going into the match but she impressed regardless by locking up an armbar against the Finland-native. Elsewhere on the card, Polaris fan-favorite Jed Hue was part of an incredibly exciting match where he edged out a decision victory against Combat Jiu Jitsu welterweight world champion Kody Steele, and Mateusz Szczecinski locked up a beautiful heelhook finish against Ellis Younger.
Polaris 17 Full Results
Craig Jones defeats Davi Ramos via Decision – Unanimous
Craig Jones retains the Polaris Middleweight world championship
Kendall Reusing defeats Venla Luukkonen via Submission – Armbar
Kendall Reusing wins the inaugural Polaris Women’s openweight championship
Jed Hue defeats Kody Steele via Decision – Split
Mateusz Szczecinski defeats Ellis Younger via Submission – Heel Hook
Tarik Hopstock defeats Fred Greenall via Decision – Unanimous
Kamil Wilk defeats Robert Degle via Decision – Unanimous
Jack Sear defeats Ollie Bates via Decision – Split
Dominic Dillon defeats Scott Pooley via Submission – Kimura
Shane Curtis defeats Ben Hills via Decision – Unanimous
Yousuf Nabi defeats Dan Pacan via Decision – Unanimous
Max Corteggiano defeats Nathan Kay via Decision – Unanimous
Abbie O’Toole defeats Maia Holmes via Submission – Rear-naked Choke
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