Bellator Fighting Championships 19 Official Results

UFC veteran Diego Saraiva hoped to make a statement in his non-title bout with Bellator featherweight champion Joe Soto. Soto needed just five minutes to earn a doctor’s stoppage in the main event of Thursday’s Bellator 19 event at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas.

The Official Results:

Joe Soto def. Diego Saraiva via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 1, 5:00
Ben Askren def. Ryan Thomas via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Dan Hornbuckle def. Steve Carl via submission (kimura) – Round 1, 2:31
Scott Barrett def. Ty Lee via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:25
Chas Skelly def. Daniel Pineda via submission (kneebar) – Round 2, 2:16
Joe Christopher def. Brandon McDowell via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 1:36
Johnny Bedford def. Jared Lopez via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 2:16
Douglas Frey def. Aaron Wise via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 0:49

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