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David Rickels Vs. Jason Fischer: Bellator 91 Result And Play By Play

Bellator 91 comes live from Rio Rancho, NM at the Santa Ana Star Center. The main event is a light- heavyweight title fight between Christian M’Pumbu vs. Attila Vegh. This is the first of two lightweight semi- final bouts, with the winner advancing to the lightweight finals.

David Rickels vs. Jason Fischer (Lightweight Tournament Semi- Finals)

Round 1: Fischer lands a stiff jab. Rickels misses a spinning back fist attempt. Nice right hand by Rickels. Nice right hand lands for Fischer. Rickels dictating the pace so far. Clubbing right hand lands for Fischer. Another nice right hand lands for Fischer. Both men land shots on the clinch. Big uppercut by Rickels. Fischer looking for the takedown before the bell but is unsuccessful.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Rickels

Round 2: Fischer lands a right hand, Rickels takes him to the cage. Knee lands for Rickels. Another knee lands. Takedown for Rickels and ends up in the guard of Fischer. Rickels peppers the body. Fischer in rubber guard looking for an arm bar but he escapes. Rickels passes to half guard. Fischer sweeps and ends up on top. Ear slaps by Rickels on the bottom. Rickels cage walks and gets back to his feet. Rickels lands a short left hook. He looks for the takedown but Fischer defends.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Rickels

Round 3: Rickels lands a leg kick. Fischer takes him to the cage. Rickels is badly cut over the eye. Rickels peppering Fischer with shots and pushes him to the ground. Rickels working some ground a pound. Fischer scrambles and looks to get to his feet but Rickels being relentless. Rickels looking for a kimura. Fischer defends. Rickels delivering some big hammer fists. Rickels steps over to full mount. Rickels landing some punches on top. He now gets to the back and is looking to sink in a rear naked choke but fails. Rickels landing punches again and is looking for the arm bar before the end of the round but Fischer escapes.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Rickels

David Rickels def. Jason Fischer by Unanimous Decision and advances to the lightweight finals.