Watch Bellator 255 main card above beginning at 9pm ET
Bellator MMA returns tonight for the first time in 2021 with Bellator 255, live from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
SHOWTIME Sports and BELLATOR MMA will deliver its inaugural event, BELLATOR MMA 255: Pitbull vs. Sanchez 2, live for free to non-SHOWTIME subscribers across multiple streaming services, online platforms and cable television providers when the premier combat sports partnership debuts on Friday, April 2 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
The main card, in addition to airing live on SHOWTIME for subscribers, will be available for free to millions across the United States on industry-leading streaming services Pluto TV, Hulu, YouTube and FuboTV, in addition to participating television providers Armstrong, Buckeye, Liberty, Optimum and Suddenlink without the need for a SHOWTIME subscription.
In the night’s co-main event, Neiman Gracie meets Jason Jackson at 170-pounds.
Watch preliminary bouts below beginning at 6 pm ET:
Bellator 255 results below:
Main Card (Showtime – 9 p.m. ET)
Patricio Pitbull defeated Emmanuel Sanchez via technical submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 3:35
Jason Jackson defeated Neiman Gracie via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Tyrell Fortune defeated Jack May via TKO – Round 1, 3:16
Usman Nurmagomedov defeated Mike Hamel via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Kana Watanabe defeated Alejandra Lara via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Preliminary Card (6 p.m. ET)
Magomed Magomedov defeated Cee Jay Hamilton via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:22
Mandel Nallo defeaeted Ricardo Seixas via KO – Round 1, 3:23
Khalid Murtazaliev defeated Fabio Aguiar via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Chris Gonzalez defeated Roger Huerta via submission (strikes) – Round 3, 3:01
Jose Augusto defeated Jonathan Wilson via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:58
Roman Faraldo defeated Trevor Gudde via TKO – Round 1, 1:30
Jordan Newman defeated Branko Busick via TKO – Round 2, 2:30