Juan Archuleta finally wins Bellator MMA gold!
Check out the complete Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix post-fight press conference and interviews with new bantamweight champion “The Spaniard” Juan Archuleta, Patrick Mix, Bellator president Scott Coker, the now-retired Jon Fitch, and the lucky winners from Saturday night! Coker also discusses Bellator’s move from Paramount Network to CBS Sports Network.
Scroll down for complete Bellator 246 results.
Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix Main Card:
Juan Archuleta (25-2) defeated Patrick Mix aka Patchy Mix (13-1) via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)
Neiman Gracie (10-1) defeated Jon Fitch (32-8-2, 1 NC) via submission (heel hook) at 4:47 of round two. Fitch announced his retirement from MMA after the fight:
Neiman Gracie discusses his submission win over Jon Fitch and challenging welterweight champion Douglas Lima:
Liz Carmouche (14-7) defeated DeAnna Bennett (10-7-1) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:17 of round three. Big win for the former UFC contender who could be next in line for a flyweight title shot against former training partner and current champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane:
Keoni Diggs (9-0) defeated Derek Campos (20-11) via technical submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:59 of round three. Major upset against a former Bellator title contender.
Bellator 246 Preliminary Card
Daniel Madrid (18-6) defeated Pat Casey (6-3) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Ty Gwerder (5-1) defeated Tuco Tokkos (4-2) via TKO at 1:05 of round three
Davion Franklin (2-0) defeated Ras Hylton (6-5) via technical decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)