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‘Bellator 222’ results: Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie, Lyoto Machida vs Chael Sonnen

'Bellator 222' fight card

  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Title: “Bellator 222” 
  • Venue: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, United States
  • Date: June 14, 2019

PRELIMINARY CARD

  1. Phil “Megatron” Hawes (USA) vs Michael “The Cowboy” Wilcox (USA)
  • DIVISION: Welterweight
  • WINNER: PHIL HAWES
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout via Doctor Stoppage
  • TIME AND ROUND: 5:00 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Todd Anderson
  1. Marcus “The Blueprint” Surin (USA) vs Nekruz Mirkhojaev (USA)
  • DIVISION: Lightweight
  • WINNER: MARCUS SURIN
  • METHOD: Split Decision (30-27, 29-27, 29-27)
  • ROUNDS: 3
  • REFEREE: Kevin MacDonald
  1. Robson Gracie Jr. (Brazil) vs Oscar Vera (USA)
  • DIVISION: Welterweight
  • WINNER: ROBSON GRACIE JR.
  • METHOD: Submission via Armbar
  • TIME AND ROUND: 3:15 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Blake Grice
  1. Mike “The Savage” Kimbel (USA) vs Sebastian “El Gallo” Ruiz (Peru)
  • DIVISION: Bantamweight
  • WINNER: MIKE KIMBEL
  • METHOD: Split Decision (28-29, 30-27, 30-27)
  • ROUNDS: 3
  • REFEREE: Mike Beltran
  1. Haim Gozali (Israel) vs Gustavo “Show Man” Wurlitzer (Brazil)
  • DIVISION: Catchweight (128 lbs)
  • WINNER: HAIM GOZALI
  • METHOD: Submission via Triangle Choke
  • TIME AND ROUND: 4:04 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Dan Miragliotta
  1. Rena Kubota (Japan) vs Lindsey “Damsel” VanZandt (USA)
  • DIVISION: Catchweight (112 lbs.)
  • WINNER: LINDSAY VANZANDT
  • METHOD: Technical Submission via Rear-Naked Choke
  • TIME AND ROUND: 4:04 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Todd Anderson
  1. John Beneduce (USA) vs Kenny “2 Knivez” Rivera (USA)
  • DIVISION: Featherweight
  • WINNER: JOHN BENEDUCE
  • METHOD: Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
  • ROUNDS: 3
  • REFEREE: Mike Beltran
  1. Kastriot Xhema (USA) vs Whitney “Da Bully” Francois (USA)
  • DIVISION: Catchweight (165 lbs)
  • WINNER: KASTRIOT XHEMA
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout via Punches and Elbows
  • TIME AND ROUND: 3:17 of Round 2
  • REFEREE: Dan Miragliotta
  1. Brandon “B-52” Medina (USA) vs Brandon Polcare (USA)
  • DIVISION: Flyweight
  • WINNER: BRANDON POLCARE
  • METHOD: Submission via Guillotine Choke
  • TIME AND ROUND: 4:33 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Kevin MacDonald

10. Valerie Loureda (USA) vs Larkyn Dasch (USA)

  • DIVISION: Women’s Flyweight
  • WINNER: VALERIE LOUREDA
  • METHOD: Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • ROUNDS: 3
  • REFEREE: Kevin MacDonald

11. Aaron Pico (USA) vs Adam “The Kid” Borics (Hungary)

  • DIVISION: Featherweight
  • WINNER: ADAM BORICS
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout via Flying Knee and Punches
  • TIME AND ROUND: 3:55 of Round 2
  • REFEREE: Dan Miragliotta

12. Heather “The Heat” Hardy (USA) vs Taylor Turner (USA)

  • DIVISION: Catchweight (128 lbs)
  • WINNER: TAYLOR TURNER
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout via Punches and Elbows
  • TIME AND ROUND: 3:53 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Blake Grice

 MAIN CARD

13. Darrion “The Wolf” Caldwell (USA) vs Kyoji Horiguchi (Japan)

  • DIVISION: Bellator Bantamweight World Championship
  • WINNER: KYOJI HORIGUCHI
  • METHOD: Unanimous Decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)
  • ROUNDS: 3
  • REFEREE: Todd Anderson

14. Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas (Brazil) vs Juan “Spaniard” Archuleta (USA)

  • DIVISION: Featherweight
  • WINNER: JUAN ARCHULETA
  • METHOD: Knockout via Punch
  • TIME AND ROUND: 4:59 of Round 2
  • REFEREE: Blake Grice

15. Ricky Bandejas (USA) vs Patrick “Patchy” Mix (USA)

  • DIVISION: Bantamweight
  • WINNER: PATRICK MIX
  • METHOD: Submission via Rear-Naked Choke
  • TIME AND ROUND: 1:06 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Kevin MacDonald

16. Dillon “El Jefe” Danis (USA) vs Max Humphrey (USA)

  • DIVISION: Catchweight (175 lbs)
  • WINNER: DILLON DANIS
  • METHOD: Submission via Armbar
  • TIME AND ROUND: 4:28 of Round 1
  • REFEREE: Mike Beltran

Co-Main Event

17. Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida (Brazil) vs Chael Sonnen (USA)

  • DIVISION: Light Heavyweight
  • WINNER: LYOTO MACHIDA
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout via Flying and Punches
  • TIME AND ROUND: 0:22 of Round 2
  • REFEREE: Todd Anderson

Main Event

18. Rory “Red King” MacDonald (Canada) vs Neiman Gracie (Brazil)

  • DIVISION: Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix Semi-final for the Bellator Welterweight World Championship
  • WINNER: RORY MACDONALD
  • METHOD: Unanimous Decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)
  • ROUNDS: 5
  • REFEREE: Dan Miragliotta
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