Bellator 101: Joe Warren Taps Out Nick Kirk
By FCF Staff
Here are the results for tonight’s Bellator 101 card in Portland, which saw Joe Warren advance to the finals of the bantamweight tourney, by submitting Nick Kirk.
The “Fight Master” coach and former featherweight champ forced Kirk to tap out in the second round with a reverse triangle armbar.
In the opening round of the promotion’s latest lightweight tourney, “Tiger” Sarnavskiy floored Marcus Davis shortly into their bout, before tapping him out with a rear-naked-choke.
Other quarterfinal winners included Ricardo Tirloni, Saad Awad and Will Brooks.
Bellator Bantamweight Tournament Semifinal
Joe Warren def. Nick Kirk via submission (reverse triangle armbar) at 3:03, R2
Bellator Lightweight Tournament Opening Round
“Tiger” Sarnavskiy def. Marcus Davis via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:40,R1
Ricardo Tirloni def. Rich Clementi via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Will Brooks def. John Alessio via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-25)
Saad Awad def. Martin Stapleton via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:46, R1
Nathan Coy def. Andy Uhrich via unanimous decision (29-28,29-28,29-28)
Marcin Held def. Ryan Healy via KO (punch) at 1:12, R1
Dave Vitkay def. Tyson Jeffries via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:07, R3
Brent Primus def. Scott Thometz via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:48, R1
Austin Springer def. Zach Skinner via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)
Peter Aspenwal def. Jeremiah Riggs via split decision (29-28,28-29,29-28)