Cage Warriors 158 event aired on July 29, 2023, from Rome, Italy, with the flyweight title bout in the main event.
Shajdul Haque took on Michele Martignoni to defend CW Flyweight Championship for the first time. He won the title from Sam Creasey at Cage Warriors 148. That bout was his return to Cage Warriors after a gap of 2 years. Martignoni was 3-1 in Cage Warriors before this bout and had beaten Scott Malone and Dominique Wooding last year.
A total of 5 bouts were set for the main card. The co-main event saw Naglis Kanišauskas taking on Dario Bellandi in a middleweight bout. 2 lightweight bouts were also set as James Power took on Michael Pagani, and Alexandre Ribeiro faces Mason Jones. Amanda Torres took on Micol Di Segni in women’s strawweight bout.
The prelims card was set to start at 11:30 AM ET and had 10 additional bouts on the card. The main card started at 3 PM ET. Check below as we post results from Cage Warriors 158: Haque vs Martignoni event with complete fight card, and other details.
- Amir Malekpour def. Florian Doskja via TKO at 2:27 of round 2 – Catchweight (130lbs) Bout
- Emanuele Tetti def. Dario Palazzo via KO at 1:08 of round 1- Flyweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Emanuele Sabatino def. Aaron Johnson via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 2:45 of round 1- Lightweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Giacomo Michelis def. Idriss M’roivili via unanimous decision (29-27, 30-27, 30-27)- Welterweight Bout
- Daan Duijs def. Alexander Sasha Pirev via TKO at 2:40 of round 1- Catchweight (139lbs) Bout (Watch Video)
- Gianluca Rocca def. Guido Possidente via submission (guillotine choke) at 0:29 of Round 1 – Lightweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Gianluca Scottoli def. Sam Kelly via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)- Bantamweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Niko Ceraglia def. Simone Manno via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)- Catchweight (150 lbs) Bout (Watch Video)
- Leon Hill def. Dumitru Girlean via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 3:51 of round 1 – Lightweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Emanuele Zaccaria def. Sylwester Miller via technical submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:23 of Round 2 – Bantamweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Michael Pagani def. James Power via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27) – Lightweight Bout
- Amanda Torres def. Micol Di Segni via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) – Strawweight Bout
- Mason Jones def. Alexandre Ribeiro via TKO at 3:23 of round 1- Lightweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Dario Bellandi def. Naglis Kanišauskas via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) – Middleweight Bout
- Main Event: Shaj Haque(c) def. Michele Martignoni via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47) – Cage Warriors Flyweight Championship Bout