The Surf Coast’s only dedicated fight show returned to Wurdi Baierr Stadium with jaw-dropping bouts and first-tier entertainment capping off a stellar card of action.
SALT Fight Series 2 on Saturday (March 18) had an “electric” atmosphere, rivalling combat sports events in metropolitan areas.
“Will Shiels and I were super confident ahead of the sequel event.
“We had strong sponsor backing from local businesses that afforded us the capacity to produce the show to the standard the Surf Coast community have come to expect from SALT.
Norlane-based Bones MMA fighter Sam Barriball went into SALT Fight Series 2 aiming to square the ledger after being defeated by opponent Taylor Ly in the inaugural show last year, but the rematch ended in a different manner.
Battling butterflies, mixed emotions, and little bit of self-doubt prior to her contest, Barriball persevered to get the split-decision win.
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Image: Bones MMA’s Lachlan Paterson earned the win over Wyatt Alatipi via submission. Photos: CAM WATTS