Bellator MMA's Season 10 heavyweight tournament got underway with Alexander Volkov making short work of Mark Holata. Mighty Mo got the better of Peter Graham in a clash of kickboxing veterans. Lavar Johnson rode out an early mauling to take the win from Ryan Martinez, and Blagoi Ivanov outpointed Rich Hale. In the main event of the evening, Eduardo "Dudu" Dantas made a remarkable transition to take Anthony Leone out with a rear naked choke.
feature • highlight • eduardo dantas • anthony leone • bellator mma • bellator 111 • blagoi ivanov • lavar johnson • alexander volkov • mark holata • peter graham • ryan martinez • rich hale • mighty mo
It was a wild night in Council Bluffs, as Joe Vedepo notched a TKO win, Paul Bradley and Andre Santos picked up unanimous decisions, and Houston Alexander and Virgil Zwicker battled to a majority draw.