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Christian M’Pumbu Vs. Attila Vegh: Bellator 91 Result And Play By Play

Bellator 91 comes live from Rio Rancho, NM at the Santa Ana Star Center. This is the main event, let’s get it going!

Christian M’Pumbu vs. Attila Vegh(Light- Heavyweight World Title Fight)

Round 1: Both men seem tentative to exchange and are feeling each other out. Vegh lands an overhand right. He lands another right that drops M’Pumbu. M’Pumbu recovers quickly and switches to get on top. They get back to their feet. Standing guillotine attempt for M’Pumbu. M’Pumbu lands an outside kick. He then lands a straight right. Vegh with a nice hip toss to get M’Pumbu to the ground.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Vegh

Round 2: M’Pumbu lands a leg kick. Vegh rushes in but missing his strikes. Stepping right for Vegh but misses and M’Pumbu puts him against the cage. Knees to the thigh for M’Pumbu. They separate and M’Pumbu lands another leg kick. Another bull rush with strikes by Vegh but once again is unable to land anything significant. Failed takedown attempt for M’Pumbu and Vegh ends up on top. Vegh attempts a knee bar but M’Pumbu defends and lands a nice left hand. M’Pumbu gets full mount and Vegh gives his back. M’Pumbu looking for an arm bar attempt but the round ends.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for M’Pumbu

Round 3: Vegh lands another nice shot and follows M’Pumbu to the ground. He ends up in his guard. M’Pumbu working off his back now. Vegh landing a shot from the top. Vegh looking defensive on top. He passes for side control and steps over to mount. Back to half guard. Vegh landing a couple elbows and cuts M’Pumbu badly. Vegh landing some hammer fists before the end of the round.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Vegh

Round 4: Both men seem tentative again. M’Pumbu pulls guard and Vegh works on top. They get back to their feet and M’Pumbu puts Vegh against the cage. They separate. Big right hand by Vegh and he barely misses a knee. Left hand lands for Vegh. M’Pumbu looking for the double leg but Vegh is defending well. M’Pumbu holding on to a double leg against the cage. The referee separates. M’Pumbu shoots for the takedown but it’s stuffed.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Vegh

Round 5: Both men quickly hug and the crowd boos. Both men once again being tentative. Vegh puts him against the cage. Body kick lands for M’Pumbu. Vegh counters with two nice punches. Uppercut lands for M’Pumbu. Both fighters missing their marks. Vegh lands a nice right. Vegh puts him against the cage. The referee separates the fighters. Neither man throw a punch in the closing seconds of the bout.

Fightline scores the round 10-9 for Vegh

Attila Vegh def. Christian M’Pumbu by Unanimous Decision and becomes the new Bellator light- heavyweight world champion.