Bellator 131: Tito Ortiz Edges Stephan Bonnar, Will Brooks Becomes Undisputed Lightweight Champ
By FCF Staff
Tito Ortiz recorded his second win with Bellator tonight in San Diego, as the light-heavyweight worked his way to a split decision win over rival Stephan Bonnar.
The fight served as the headliner for Bellator 131, which was hosted by San Diego’s Valley View Casino Center.
In the co-main event, interim lightweight champ Will Brooks stopped Michael Chandler in round fourr, and secured the vacant lightweight title in the process.
Here are the complete results for Bellator 131.
Tito Ortiz def. Stephan Bonnar via split decision
Will Brooks def. Michael Chandler via TKO (punches) R4, 3:48
Joe Schilling def. Melvin Manhoef via KO (punches) R2, 0:32
Mike Richman def. Nam Phan via KO (punches) R1, 0:46
“King Mo” Lawal def. Joe Vedepo via TKO (punches) R3, 0:39
Joao Faria def. Ian Butler via submission (arm-triangle choke) R3, 1:58
A.J. Matthews def. Kyle Bolt via KO (punches) R1, 1:39
Jonathan Santa Maria def. Ron Henderson via split decision
Andy Murad def. Bubba Pugh via split decision
Nick Garcia def. Matthew Ramirez via submission (guillotine choke) R2, 0:56
Jordan Bailey def. Alex Higley via submission (rear-naked choke) R1, 3:27
Rolando Perez vs. Mark Vorgeas ruled split draw