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Bellator 123 took place on Friday, September 5th in Uncasville, CT at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The Bellator event had to compete with UFC Fight Night 50, which took place mere miles away.
We saw stoppage victories for some of the biggest stars on the card including “King” Muhammed Lawal, Bobby Lashley and Cheick Kongo. In the main event of the evening a new Bellator Featherweight champion was crowned as Patricio “Pitbull” Freire defeated Pat Curran via unanimous decision.
Full Bellator 123 results below.
Patricio “Pitbull” Freire def. (C) Pat Curran via unanimous decision (49-47, 49-46, 49-46)
King Mo Lawal def. Dustin Jacoby via TKO – Round 2, 1:13
Tamdan McCrory def. Brennan Ward via TKO – Round 1, 0:21
Bobby Lashley def. Josh Burns via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 2, 3:54
Cheick Kongo def. Lavar Johnson via submission (rear naked choke) – ROUND 1, 3:27
Rico Disciullo def. Marvin Maldonado via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Steve Garcia vs. Kin Moy via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Josh Diekmann def. Mike Wessel via knockout – Round 1, 0:47
Dan Cramer def. Perry Filkins via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Scott Cleve def. Matt Bessette via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Mike Mucitelli vs. Mark Griffin
Phillipe Martins vs. Pete Rogers Jr.
Brandon Fleming vs. Blair Tugman