Bellator 83 recap and quick results

The Bellator 83 card is complete except for the main event which was scratched at the last minute due to Shahbulat Shamhalaev suffering food poisoning.

That fight will be moved to the upcoming Bellator 84 event that will take place on Dec. 14th. Anthony Leone was able to edge former Bellator champion Zach Makovsky via split decision. Also, Bellator women’s champion Zoila Gurgel was defeated by Jessica Eye in the very first round via submission.

The bout was a non-title affair and the sixth consecutive win for Eye. Darrel Horcher defeated Chris Liguori via unanimous decision to round out the main card. The Bellator 83 full results are below:

Main Card

  • Rad Martinez vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev (fight postponed to Dec. 14, Shamhalaev withdrew due to food poisoning)
  • Anthony Leone def. Zach Makovsky via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
  • Jessica Eye def. Zoila Gurgel via arm triangle choke submission, Rd. 1 (0:58)
  • Darrell Horcher def. Chris Liguori via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Undercard

  • Mike Wessel def. Alexei Kudin via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Jimmie Rivera def. Jesse Brock via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Terrell Hobbs def. Brylan Van Artsdalen via rear naked choke submission, Rd. 1 (3:07)
  • Tuan Phan def. Matthew Lozano via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Claudio Ledesma def. Bo Harris via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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