Bellator FC 49 Official Results; Weedman, Saunders, Santos and Lima All Move On

Bellator FC kicked off it’s welterweight tournament last night in Atlantic City, New Jersey, with a number of familiar names making the semi-finals. The main event seen Brent Weedman against Chris Lozano in a back-and-forth war. The judges awarded him rounds one and three scoring the fight 29-28, 29-28, 29-28 in favour of Lozano.

The co-main event featured former TUF star, Ben Saunders finish off Chris Cisneros inside the distance. Luis Santos and Dan Hornbuckle was a back and forth affair resulting in the judges giving Santos the fight 30-27, 30-27, 30-27.

Opening the night was a fight between former MFC champion, Douglas Lima and Steve Carl. Lima showed his experience using his jab and superior positioning on the ground to keep his opponent at bay. The judges eventually awarded him the fight 29-28, 30-27, 30-27.

The official results:

Chris Lozano def. Brent Weedman via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Ben Saunders def. Chris Cisneros via TKO (knees and punches) – Round 3, 0:29
Luis Santos def. Dan Hornbuckle via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Douglas Lima def. Steve Carl via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Alexandre “Popo” Bezerra def. Scott Heckman via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:38
Giedrius Karavackas def. LeVon Maynard via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 1:32
Joel Roberts def. Brylan Van Artsdalen via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 1:47
Lester Caslow def. James “Binky” Jones via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 0:15
Azunna Anyanwu def. J.A. Dudley via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 4:16

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