On October 25 and 26, Bellator returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. for two back-to-back nights of exciting MMA action.
On Friday at Bellator 231, a heavyweight battle between former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (18-13) and the always-tough Roy Nelson (23-17), while Saturday’s Bellator 232 show will see the long-awaited championship rematch between Rory MacDonald (21-5-1) and Douglas Lima (31-7) in the Finals of the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix with one million dollars on the line.
Bellator 231 will be broadcast live on Paramount Network and DAZN at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary bouts will stream on Bellator.com, DAZN and globally on the Bellator Mobile App beginning at 6 pm EST/5 pm CT.
Bellator 231 results below:
Bellator 231 – Live on Paramount Network and DAZN– 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT
Heavyweight Main Event: Frank Mir defeated Roy Nelson via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Light Heavyweight Co-Main Event: Phil Davis defeated Karl Albrektsson via TKO – Round 3, 3:06
Welterweight Feature Bout: Ed Ruth defeated Jason Jackson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Women’s Flyweight Feature Bout: Ilara Joanne defeated Bec Rawlings via submission (kneebar) – Round 2, 3:35
Heavyweight Feature Bout: Jake Hager vs. Anthony Garrett ruled a no-contest due to accidental groin strike
Preliminary Card – Live and free on the Bellator app – 6 p.m. ET/5 p.m. CT
Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Phumi Nkuta defeated Adrian Haley via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Connor Dixon defeated Orkhan Ismatzade via submission (kimura) – Round 1, 0:42
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Killys Mota defeated Mandel Nallo via TKO (injury) – Round 3, 1:16
Women’s Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Jessica Miele defeated Talita Nogueira via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Steve Mowry defearted Gokhan Saricam via submission (kimura) – Round 2, 0:56
Light Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Dalton Rosta defeated Claude Wilcox via TKO – Round 3, 4:22
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Tim Caron defeated Lucas Pimenta Borges via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Jon Manley defeated Thiago Oliveira via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Women’s 105-Pound Contract Weight Preliminary Bout: Elise Reed defeated Rebecca Bryggman via TKO – Round 1, 4:48