If Friday night was the final Bellator appearance for Eddie Alvarez, he left a lasting impression. Alvarez delivered a devastating kick that knocked Patricky Pitbull out late in the first round of their main event fight at Bellator 76.
Alvarez, a former Bellator lightweight champion, was making his final signed fight with Bellator. The promotion will have an opportunity to match any offer Alvarez receives, but it is believed he will sign with the UFC.
BELLATOR 76 RESULTS
Eddie Alvarez def. Patricky Pitbull via KO (kick) at 4:54 of Round 1
Rad Marinez def. Nazareno Malegarie via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) in featherweight quarterfinal
Wagnney Fabiano def. Akop Stepanyan via submission (armbar) at 3:24 of Round 1 in featherweight quarterfinal
Mike Richman def. Jeremy Spoon via KO (punch) at :23 of Round 1 in featherweight quarterfinal
Shahbulat Shamhalaev def. Cody Bollinger via TKO (strikes) at 4:49 of Round 1 in featherweight quarterfinal
Magomedrasul Khasbulaev def. Nayeb Hezam via TKO (strikes) at :24 of Round 1
Dom O’Grady def. A.J. Matthews via split decision
Ali Mokdad def. Simon Marini via unanimous decision
Chad Laprise def. Ainsley Robinson via unanimous decision
Jason Fischer def. Kyle Prepolec via submission (arm triangle) at 3:19 of Round 3