Posted on: December 11, 2012 | Views: 41,941 | Comment
The remaining Semifinalists were decided in the Light Heavyweight Tournament, as Philipe Lins, Egidijus Valavicius and Kelly Anundson all advanced in the Opening Round. Plus, James Thompson and Sokoudjou were both victorious in their Bellator debuts.
The champion. The legend. World Middleweight Champion Alexander Shlemenko takes on MMA pioneer Tito Ortiz, Saturday, May 17 live on Pay Per View.
Daniel Weichel choked out Des Green to win the Featherweight Tournament and earn a title shot. In other action, Marius Zaromskis outpointed Vaughn Anderson, John Alessio controlled the action to get the decision over Eric Wisely, and Raphael Butler and Nick Rossborough battled to a majority draw.
Liam McGeary got the 205lb Summer Series off to a bang by knocking out Mike Mucitelli, Marcos Galvao outworked Thomas Vasquez, Andrey Koreshkov's flying knee laid out Justin Baesman, and Joe Warren captured the interim Bantamweight World Championship by outwrestling Rafael Silva.
Brawling Brit Liam McGeary notched his fourth straight first-round finish, preserving his perfect 7-0 record with a left hook that put down Mike Mucitelli.