Fedor Takes Out Sonnen • MMA News
Tonight (Sat. October 13, 2018) Bellator MMA returns to the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York for Bellator 208. The combined martial arts (MMA) promotion has a fantastic card in retailer for combat followers. In the primary occasion of the night, we’ll discover out who will face Ryan Bader within the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Finals.
MMA heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko will face former UFC middleweight and lightweight heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen. The winner fill face Bader subsequent 12 months for the vacant Bellator heavyweight title. Additionally on the cardboard, light-weight veteran Benson Henderson returns to the cage to tackle Saad Awad.
Cheick Kongo may also throw down with Timothy Johnson, in what’s going to doubtless be a heavy-hitting heavyweight contest. Make sure to follow MMA News’ reside protection of Bellator 208 all through the evening. Watch the Bellator 208 undercard reside within the stream above, and take a look at our outcomes beneath:
- Heavyweight: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Chael Sonnen
- Light-weight: Benson Henderson def. Saad Awad by way of unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
- Heavyweight: Cheick Kongo def. Timothy Johnson by way of R1 KO (punches, 1:08)
- Middleweight: Anatoly Tokov def. Alexander Shlemenko by way of unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Featherweight: Henry Corrales def. Andy Essential by way of R3 TKO (punches, 2:08)
Fedor hits Sonnen with a giant shot that drops him. Sonnen will get to his toes however is dropped once more. Fedor wins a clinch struggle and will get high place on a takedown. Fedor will get to his toes and permits Sonnen to face. Sonnen will get a takedown however Fedor once more is ready to place himself on the high in facet management. Fedor once more will get to his toes and desires to face.
Sonnen will get the takedown now and is in half guard. Fedor retains Sonnen shut and prevents him from getting off a lot offense. Sonnen will get full mount however Fedor sweeps into full guard high place. Fedor will get to his toes and permits Sonnen to face. Sonnen once more falls after consuming a shot and Fedor swarms on him for the ground-and-pound. Sonnen isn’t combating again, the ref calls it off.
Official End result: Fedor Emelianenko def. Chael Sonnen by way of R1 TKO (punches, four:46)
- Bantamweight: Tommy Espinosa def. Suhrob Aidarbekov by way of R1 submission (armbar, 1:27)
- Middleweight: Jeremy Puglia def. Eric Olsen by way of R1 KO (punches, three:16)
- Welterweight: Andrews Rodriguez def. Mike DiOrio by way of unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Bantamweight: Zarrukh Adashev def. Christian Medina by way of R1 TKO (punches, 1:08)
- Light-weight: Dennis Buzukja def. Ryan Castro by way of R1 KO (punches, 2:53)
- Light-weight: Nick Fiore def. Jerome Mickle by way of unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Girls’s strawweight: Jennifer Chieng def. Jessica Ruiz by way of R1 TKO (punches, 122)
- Welterweight: Shaquan Moore def. David Meshkhoradze by way of cut up resolution (30-27, 28-29, 30-27)