Bellator Season 5 Featherweight Tournament winner Pat Curran stands one win away from realizing his dream. After a brilliant 3-0 tournament run, it was a lightning-fast kick to the head of Marlon Sandro in the final that propelled the 24-year-old rising super star from top prospect to top contender.
After a Season 5 Bantamweight Tournament that saw Brazilian phenom Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas (@Dudantas22) secure a title shot against reigning Bellator Bantamweight Champion Zach Makovsky, eight of the world’s top 135 pounders are back for Bellator’s sixth season, eager to claim a title shot of their own.
ProMMAnow.com talks with Bellator season five bantamweight tournament finalist Alexis Vila prior to his win over Marcos Galvao at Bellator 55 Saturday night in Yuma, Ariz.
ProMMAnow.com’s Josh Cross spoke with Zach Makovsky about his upcoming fight, becoming champion, and what he thinks about the Season 5 bantamweight tournament so far.
For the first time in his Bellator career, Joe Warren not only lost a fight but was finished as former Cuban Olympian Alexis Vila put an exclamation mark on the evening with a 64-second knockout.
Bellator featherweight champ Joe Warren had his sights set on holding two titles at once. But those plans got squashed Saturday night by Cuban wrestler Alexis Vila at Bellator 51 in Canton, Ohio.