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Rodriguez, Monson, Trigg, Sokoudjou Among Winners at Israel FC Debut

Ricco Rodriguez, Jeff Monson, Frank Trigg, and Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou were among the winners at Tuesday’s “Israel FC: Genesis,” the promotion’s inaugural event in Tel Aviv, Israel.

The card also saw 82-fight veteran Shonie Carter retire following his fifth-straight loss and former UFC contender Hermes Franca dropped his fourth in a row, while Daniel Gracie won off a four-year layoff.

The official results for “Israel FC: Genesis” were:

  • Ricco Rodriguez def. Daniel Tabera via unanimous decision
  • Jeff Monson def. Sergey Shemetov via submission (kimura) – Round 1
  • Frank Trigg def. Roy Neeman via TKO (punches) – Round 1
  • Moishe Kaitz def. Hermes Franca via unanimous decision
  • Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou def. Valdas Pocevicius via unanimous decision
  • Daniel Gracie def. Martin Wojcik via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 1
  • Jeremy Knafo def. Shonie Carter via unanimous decision

Pictured: Jeff Monson

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