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Bellator Fighting Championships
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Genre Sports
Created by Bjorn Rebney
Country of origin United States
Production
Running time 120 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel FOX Sports Net
Original run April 8, 2010 – June 24, 2010
Chronology
Preceded by Bellator Fighting Championships: Season One
Followed by Bellator Fighting Championships: Season Three

Bellator Fighting Championships: Season Two was the second installment of the Bellator Fighting Championships (Bellator FC)-produced series. It started on April 8, 2010 and ended June 24, 2010. Tournaments were held in the featherweight, lightweight, welterweight and middleweight divisions. The winner of each tournament will get a shot at the current Bellator Champion in his respective weight class. Three of the four current Bellator Champions also fought during this season in "Super Fights".[1] These non-tournament, non-title catch-weight fights were to help prepare the champions in defending their titles against the winners of this season's tournament winners sometime in the third season.[1]

Events[edit]

Bellator XIII[edit]

Bellator XIII
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date April 8, 2010
Venue Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
City Hollywood, Florida, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XII Bellator XIII Bellator XIV

Bellator XIII was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, April 8, 2010 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.[2][3]

Background

The card featured two quarter-final bouts of the Featherweight and Lightweight tournaments Bellator is holding in its second season. The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.[3]

Janne Tulirinta was originally set to fight Carey Vanier, however, Tulirinta was forced out of the bout because of visa issues. Joe Duarte was his replacement.


Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Lightweight Roger Huerta def. Chad Hinton Submission (kneebar) 3 0:56 [a]
Featherweight Joe Warren def. Eric Marriott Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 [b]
Lightweight Carey Vanier def. Joe Duarte TKO (punches) 3 4:14 [c]
Featherweight Georgi Karakhanyan def. Bao Quach KO (knee) 1 4:05 [d]
Local feature fights
Lightweight Edson Diniz def. John Kelly Submission (kneebar) 1 4:36
Bantamweight Chris Manuel def. Ralph Acosta Submission (guillotine choke) 3 0:35
Catchweight (187 lbs) Mikey Gomez def. Moyses Gabin Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
  1. ^ Lightweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Featherweight Quarterfinal Tournament bout
  3. ^ Lightweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  4. ^ Featherweight Quarterfinal Tournament bout


Bellator XIV[edit]

Bellator XIV
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date April 15, 2010
Venue Chicago Theatre
City Chicago, Illinois, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XIII Bellator XIV Bellator XV

Bellator XIV was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, April 15, 2010 at the Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.[3][4]

Background

The card featured the quarter-final bouts in three of the four tournaments Bellator is holding in its second season. The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.[3]

Originally, Imada was set to fight Ferrid Kheder at Bellator 15 but an injury forced Kheder out of the bout. James Krause was tapped as Kheder's replacement and the bout was moved to this event.[5] To make room, a featherweight tournament bout between Patricio Freire and William Romero was moved to Bellator 15.[5]

A bout between Jonatas Novaes and Daniel Straus was canceled due to an undisclosed illness.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Lightweight Toby Imada def. James Krause Submission (armbar) 2 2:44 [a]
Welterweight Ben Askren def. Ryan Thomas Submission (guillotine choke) 1 2:40 [b]
Featherweight Wilson Reis def. Shad Lierley Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 3:33 [c]
Lightweight Pat Curran def. Mike Ricci KO (punches) 1 3:01 [d]
Local feature fights
Bantamweight Bryan Goldsby def. Jeff Curran Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 [e]
Women's bout Felice Herrig def. Jessica Rakoczy Decision (split) (29–28, 29–28, 28–29) 3 5:00
Middleweight Louis Taylor def. Ryan Sturdy KO (head kick) 1 1:08
  1. ^ Lightweight Quarterfinal Tournament bout
  2. ^ Welterweight Quarterfinal Tournament bout
  3. ^ Featherweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  4. ^ Lightweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  5. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Bantamweight Tournament


Bellator XV[edit]

Bellator XV
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date April 22, 2010
Venue Mohegan Sun Arena
City Uncasville, Connecticut, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XIV Bellator XV Bellator XVI

Bellator XV was a mixed martial arts event held by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took take place on Thursday, April 22, 2010 in Uncasville, Connecticut.[6] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.[3]

Background

The card featured quarter-final bouts in the Welterweight and Featherweight tournaments Bellator is holding in its second season.

Dan Hornbuckle was originally set to fight Sean Pierson, but a back injury forced Pierson out of the bout. Tyler Stinson was his replacement.[7]

Jim Wallhead was forced out of his bout with Jacob McClintock due to air travel not being available in England. Ryan Thomas was Wallhead's replacement.[8]

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Welterweight Steve Carl def. Brett Cooper Decision (split) (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 [a]
Welterweight Dan Hornbuckle def. Tyler Stinson Submission (triangle choke) 1 2:03 [b]
Welterweight Ryan Thomas def. Jacob McClintock TKO (punches) 1 4:11 [c]
Featherweight Patricio Freire def. William Romero Submission (heel hook) 1 2:01 [d]
Local feature fights
Catchweight (190 lbs) David Branch def. Derrick Mehmen Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 0:26
Welterweight Ryan Quinn def. Matt Lee Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 28–27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Dan Cramer def. Dennis Olson Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
Featherweight Rich De Los Reyes def. Brylan Van Artsdalen Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:03
  1. ^ Welterweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Welterweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  3. ^ Welterweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  4. ^ Featherweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout


Bellator XVI[edit]

Bellator XVI
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date April 29, 2010
Venue Kansas City Power & Light District
City Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Attendance 2,000–2,500 [9]
Event chronology
Bellator XV Bellator XVI Bellator XVII

Bellator XVI was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, April 29, 2010 in Kansas City, Missouri.[10] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

The card featured the quarter-final bouts of the Middleweight Tournament Bellator is holding in its second season.

Eric Schambari was originally set to fight Matt Major, but Major instead fought Alexander Shlemenko and Schambari fought Luke Zachrich.

Rudy Bears was first set to fight Zak Cummings, however due to undisclosed reasons, Cummings pulled out of the fight and was replaced by Brent Weedman.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Middleweight Jared Hess def. Ryan McGivern Submission (guillotine choke) 2 1:54 [a]
Middleweight Bryan Baker def. Sean Loeffler TKO (punches) 1 2:43 [b]
Middleweight Alexander Shlemenko def. Matt Major Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 [c]
Middleweight Eric Schambari def. Luke Zachrich Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 3:04 [d]
Local feature fights
Welterweight Brent Weedman def. Rudy Bears KO (punches) 1 4:19
Bantamweight Danny Tims def. Brian Davidson Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 [e]
Featherweight Eric Marriott def. Demi Deeds Submission (triangle choke) 2 3:02
Lightweight Drew Dober def. Nick Nolte Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 4:45
  1. ^ Middleweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Middleweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  3. ^ Middleweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  4. ^ Middleweight Quarterfinal Tournament Bout
  5. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Bantamweight Tournament


Bellator XVII[edit]

Bellator XVII
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date May 6, 2010
Venue Citi Performing Arts Center: Wang Theatre
City Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Attendance 1,000 [9]
Event chronology
Bellator XVI Bellator XVII Bellator XVIII

Bellator XVII was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at the Citi Performing Arts Center: Wang Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts.[11] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Catchweight (160 lbs.) Eddie Alvarez def. Josh Neer Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:08
Lightweight Pat Curran def. Roger Huerta Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 [a]
Lightweight Toby Imada def. Carey Vanier Submission (armbar) 2 3:33 [b]
Heavyweight Cole Konrad def. Pat Bennett Decision (unanimous) (30–26, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 [c]
Local feature fights
Catchweight (187 lbs.) Justin Torrey def. Lance Everson TKO (strikes) 2 3:55
Middleweight Greg Rebello def. John Doyle Decision (unanimous) (29–27, 29–27, 29–27) 3 5:00
Featherweight Josh LaBerge def. Dan Bonnell TKO (punches) 1 0:48
Catchweight (172 lbs) Chuck O'Neil def. Damian Vitale TKO (cut) 3 1:02
  1. ^ Lightweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Lightweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  3. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Heavyweight Tournament


Bellator XVIII[edit]

Bellator XVIII
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date May 13, 2010
Venue Monroe Civic Center[12]
City Monroe, Louisiana, United States[12]
Event chronology
Bellator XVII Bellator XVIII Bellator XIX

Bellator XVIII was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, May 13, 2010 in Monroe, Louisiana.[12] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

This event featured two semi-final match ups from Bellator's season two tournament as well as four additional preliminary card fights featuring local fighters.[12]

Hector Lombard was scheduled to face former WEC Middleweight champion Paulo Filho in a non-title bout,[13] but Filho pulled out of the bout and was replaced by Jay Silva.[14] This marks the fourth bout Filho has pulled out of in two years.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Catchweight (190 lbs.) Hector Lombard def. Jay Silva KO (punches) 1 0:06
Featherweight Patricio Freire def. Wilson Reis Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 [a]
Featherweight Joe Warren def. Georgi Karakhanyan Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 [b]
Local feature fights
Middleweight Bill Albrecht def. Jason Anderson Submission (armbar) 1 0:36
Middleweight Lamont Stafford def. Jules Bruchez KO (punches) 2 0:19
Heavyweight Shawn Jordan def. Douglas Williams TKO (punches) 1 0:19
Middleweight Brock Kerry def. Mike Braswell TKO (punches) 1 3:20
Welterweight Charlie Rader def. Christian Fulgium TKO (punches) 1 3:27
  1. ^ Featherweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Featherweight Semifinal Tournament Bout


Bellator XIX[edit]

Bellator XIX
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date May 20, 2010
Venue Verizon Theater
City Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XVIII Bellator XIX Bellator XX

Bellator XIX was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, May 20, 2010 at Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie, Texas.[15] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight Joe Soto def. Diego Saraiva TKO (doctor stoppage) 1 5:00
Welterweight Ben Askren def. Ryan Thomas Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 [a]
Welterweight Dan Hornbuckle def. Steve Carl Submission (kimura) 1 2:31 [b]
Local feature fights
Bantamweight Johnny Bedford def. Jared Lopez TKO (strikes) 3 2:16
Heavyweight Scott Barrett def. Ty Lee TKO (punches) 1 2:25 [c]
Welterweight Joe Christopher def. Brandon McDowell Submission (guillotine choke) 1 1:36
Featherweight Chas Skelly def. Daniel Pineda Submission (kneebar) 2 2:16
Middleweight Josh Smith def. Donyiell Winrow Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Doug Frey def. Aaron Wise Submission (guillotine choke) 1 0:49
  1. ^ Welterweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Welterweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  3. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Heavyweight Tournament


Bellator XX[edit]

Bellator XX
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date May 27, 2010
Venue Majestic Theatre
City San Antonio, Texas, United States
Attendance 1,000[16]
Event chronology
Bellator XIX Bellator XX Bellator XXI

Bellator XX was a mixed martial arts event by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio, Texas.[17] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

The bout between Eddie Sanchez and Wayne Cole was reported to be for a spot in Bellator's season three Heavyweight tournament. However, Cole pulled out of the fight and was replaced by Marcus Suers.[18]

Two of the match ups became catchweight bouts after Brian Melancon and Andrew Chappelle failed to make weight.[19]

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Middleweight Bryan Baker def. Eric Schambari Submission (triangle choke) 1 2:29 [a]
Middleweight Alexander Shlemenko def. Jared Hess TKO (knee injury) 3 2:20 [b]
Heavyweight Eddie Sanchez def. Marcus Sursa TKO (punches) 3 0:23 [c]
Local feature fights
Flyweight Jimmy Flick def. Humberto Deleon Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Nik Mamalis def. Mark Oshiro Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:29
Catchweight (175 lbs) Andrew Chappelle def. Cedric Marks Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 3:18
Lightweight Fernando Rodriguez def. Kenneth Battle Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:28
Catchweight (161 lbs) Adam Schindler def. Brian Melancon Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00
Light Heavyweight Aaron Rosa def. Robert Villegas Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00
  1. ^ Middleweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Middleweight Semifinal Tournament Bout
  3. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Heavyweight Tournament


Bellator XXI[edit]

Bellator XXI
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date June 10, 2010
Venue Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
City Hollywood, Florida, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XX Bellator XXI Bellator XXII

Bellator XXI was a mixed martial arts event held by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.[20] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

The card featured the final tournament fight in the Lightweight division. The winner was crowned the Bellator season 2 Lightweight winner and would face the current Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez sometime during season 3.

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Lightweight Pat Curran def. Toby Imada Decision (split) (29–28, 28–29, 29–28) 3 5:00 [a]
Women's (120 lbs) Megumi Fujii def. Sarah Schneider TKO (punches) 3 1:58 [b]
Heavyweight Mike Hayes def. Steve Banks Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 [c]
Local feature fights
Lightweight Luis Palomino def. Jose Figueroa Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Zach Makovsky def. Eric Luke Submission (kimura) 2 4:28 [d]
Catchweight bout (175 lbs.) Frank Carrillo def. Sabah Homasi TKO (elbows) 3 3:16
Middleweight Moyses Gabin def. Chris Boffil Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:41
Bantamweight Brian Eckstein def. Mitchell Chamale Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00


Bellator XXII[edit]

Bellator XXII
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date June 17, 2010
Venue Kansas City Power & Light District
City Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XXI Bellator XXII Bellator XXIII

Bellator XXII was a mixed martial arts event held by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, June 17, 2010 at Kansas City Power & Light District in Kansas City, Missouri.[21] The event was distributed live in prime time by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

The card featured the final tournament fight in the Welterweight division. The winner was crowned the Bellator season 2 Welterweight winner and would face the current Bellator Welterweight Champion Lyman Good sometime during season three.


Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Welterweight Ben Askren def. Dan Hornbuckle Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 [a]
Bantamweight Jose Vega def. Jarrod Card KO (punch) 1 0:39 [b]
Women's 115-pound Lisa Ward def. Stephanie Frausto Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:01 [c]
Light Heavyweight Raphael Davis def. Demetrius Richards Submission (strikes) 1 2:51
Local feature fights
Welterweight Tyler Stinson def. Leonardo Pecanha Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 1:42
Welterweight Rudy Bears def. Brian Green Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:29
Batamweight Jared Downing def. Chad Vandenberg Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 1:35
Heavyweight Cole Konrad def. John Orr Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
  1. ^ Welterweight Final Tournament Bout
  2. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Bantamweight Tournament
  3. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Women's Tournament


Bellator XXIII[edit]

Bellator XXIII
Information
Promotion Bellator Fighting Championships
Date June 24, 2010
Venue Fourth Street Live!
City Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Event chronology
Bellator XXII Bellator XXIII Bellator XXIV

Bellator XXIII was a mixed martial arts event held by Bellator Fighting Championships. The event took place on Thursday, June 24, 2010 at Fourth Street Live! in Louisville, Kentucky.[22] The event was distributed live in primetime by FOX Sports Net and its regional sports network affiliates.

Background

The card featured the final tournament fight in the Featherweight and Middleweight divisions. The winners were crowned the Bellator Season 2 Featherweight and Middleweight winners and would face the current Bellator Featherweight and Middleweight Champions, Joe Soto and Hector Lombard, respectively, sometime during season 3.

Luke Zachrich was originally set to compete in a middleweight bout against Mike Fleniken. However, Zachrich was forced to pull out of the fight for an undisclosed reason. He was replaced by UFC veteran, Johnny Rees. However, Rees was then replaced by Stoney Hale.

Kurt Kinser agreed to catchweight contest after Dave Overfield weighed-in well-over the 155-pound lightweight limit.[23]

Results

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight Joe Warren def. Patricio Freire Decision (split) (29–28, 28–29, 29–28) 3 5:00 [a]
Middleweight Alexander Shlemenko def. Bryan Baker TKO (punches) 1 2:45 [b]
Bantamweight Nick Mamalis def. Albert Rios TKO (punches) 1 4:40 [c]
Women's (121 lb) Zoila Frausto def. Rosi Sexton KO (knee and punches) 1 2:00 [d]
Local feature fights
Welterweight Brent Weedman def. John Troyer Submission (armbar) 1 4:55
Lightweight Daniel Straus def. Chad Hinton Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00
Catchweight (160 lbs) Kurt Kinser def. Dave Overfield TKO (punches) 1 2:30
Middleweight Stoney Hale def. Mike Fleniken Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:20
  1. ^ Featherweight Final Tournament Bout
  2. ^ Middleweight Final Tournament Bout
  3. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Bantamweight Tournament
  4. ^ For a spot in Bellator's Season Three Women's Tournament


Tournaments[edit]

Featherweight Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                 
Armenia Georgi Karakhanyan KO
United States Bao Quach 1
Armenia Georgi Karakhanyan DEC
United States Joe Warren 3
United States Joe Warren DEC
United States Eric Marriott 3
United States Joe Warren DEC
Brazil Patricio Freire 3
Brazil Wilson Reis SUB
United States Shad Lierley 3
Brazil Wilson Reis DEC
Brazil Patricio Freire 3
Brazil Patricio Freire SUB
Canada William Romero 1

Lightweight Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                 
United States Roger Huerta SUB
United States Chad Hinton 3
United States Roger Huerta DEC
United States Pat Curran 3
Canada Mike Ricci KO
United States Pat Curran 1
United States Pat Curran DEC
United States Toby Imada 3
United States Toby Imada SUB
United States James Krause1[›] 2
United States Toby Imada SUB
United States Carey Vanier 2
Guam Joe Duarte TKO
United States Carey Vanier 3

^ 1: James Krause replaced Ferrid Kheder
^ 2: Joe Duarte replaced Janne Tulirinta

Welterweight Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                 
United States Ben Askren SUB
United States Ryan Thomas 1
United States Ben Askren DEC
United States Ryan Thomas 3
United States Jacob McClintock TKO
United States Ryan Thomas1[›] 1
United States Ben Askren DEC
United States Dan Hornbuckle 3
United States Dan Hornbuckle SUB
United States Tyler Stinson 1
United States Dan Hornbuckle SUB
United States Steve Carl 1
United States Brett Cooper DEC
United States Steve Carl 3

^ 1: Ryan Thomas replaced Jim Wallhead
^ 2: Tyler Stinson replaced Sean Pierson

Middleweight Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                 
United States Bryan Baker TKO
United States Sean Loeffler 1
United States Bryan Baker SUB
United States Eric Schambari 1
United States Luke Zachrich SUB
United States Eric Schambari 1
United States Bryan Baker TKO
Russia Alexander Shlemenko 1
United States Matt Major DEC
Russia Alexander Shlemenko 3
Russia Alexander Shlemenko TKO
United States Jared Hess 3
United States Jared Hess SUB
United States Ryan McGivern 2

External links[edit]

References[edit]

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