Bellator Fighting Championships lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez proved that he is one of the best lightweights in the world after dominating Roger Huerta for two rounds in a non-title bout before a doctor stopped the fight before the third round at Bellator 33 from the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA.
The card also saw a new champion crowned in Ben Askren, who defeated Lyman Good to become the new Bellator Welterweight Champion. Full results of tonight’s card are below:
Eddie Alvarez defeated Roger Huerta via TKO (doctor’s stoppage) at 5:00 of Round 2.
Ben Askren defeated Lyman Good via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 50-45)
Rick Hawn defeated LeVon Maynard via TKO (punches) at 4:53 of Round 1.
Tim Carpenter defeated Jamal Patterson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Kenny Foster defeated Lester Caslow via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Luiz Azeredo defeated Eduardo Guedes via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Wilson Reis defeated Deividas Taurosevicius via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Nick Cottone defeated Tuan Pham via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Francis Evans defeated Lewis Cassner via submission (triangle choke) at 3:20 of Round 1.