‘Bellator 159: Caldwell vs. Taimanglo‘ goes down tonight, live from Mulvane, Kansas!
The main event will feature undefeated prospect Darrion Caldwell and heavy-handed Joe Taimanglo in a bout to determine who is next for Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo ‘Dudu’ Dantas. The co-main event will see Kansas’ own David Rickels takes on UFC-vet Melvin Guillard. Also on the card; an important featherweight bout between Weichel & Sanchez, as well as highly-anticipated debuts for Bruna Vargas and Bruna Ellen.
‘Bellator 159: Caldwell vs. Taimanglo’ Live Results
Full results below!
- Darrion Caldwell vs. Joe Taimanglo
- Melvin Guillard def. David Rickels via KO (Punches) at 2:14 of Round 1.
- Emily Ducote def. Bruna Vargas via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 0:29 of Round 2
- Daniel Weichel def. Emmanuel Sanchez via Split Decision (30-27, 27-30, 29-28)
- Philipe Lins def. Guilherme Viana via KO (Punch) at 1:13 of Round 2
- Trey Ogden def. Manny Meraz via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:37 of Round 3
- Chris Harris def. Matt Foster via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:23 of Round 1
- Jessica Middleton def. Bruna Ellen via Unanimous Decision (29-28×3)
- Gaston Reyno def. LJ Hermreck via TKO (Strikes) at 3:57 of Round 3
- Fernando Martinez def. Marcio Navarro via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Johnny Marigo def. Andy Riley via Submission (Armbar) at 2:44 of Round 1
- Josh Pfeifer vs. Rome Lindsay
- Brandon Phillips def. Chuka Willis via Unanimous Decision (30-27×3)