Pat Curran Knocks Out Joe Warren to Take Bellator Crown
By FCF Staff
Pat Curran continued his impressive run at 145 pounds last night in Hammond, Indiana, as the former lightweight contender knocked out Joe Warren to lay claim to Bellator’s featherweight title. The violent and prolonged stoppage took place in the third round.
Bellator 60 also featured the opening round of the promotion’s latest featherweight tournament, which saw Daniel Straus, Mike Corey, Marlon Sandro and Alexandre Bezerra advance with victories.
Here are the results from the card.
Pat Curran def. Joe Warren via KO (punches) – R3, 1:25
Daniel Straus def. Jeremy Spoon via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) -
Mike Corey def. Ronnie Mann via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Marlon Sandro def. Roberto Vargas via submission (rear-naked choke) – R1, 3:35 -
Jake Nauracy def. Cory Galloway via submission (rear naked choke) – R2, 4:22
Travis Wiuff def. Anthony Gomez via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Sean McCorkle defeats Richard White via submission (neck crank) – R1, 1:02
Alexandre Bezerra def. Kenny Foster via submission (rear-naked choke) – R2, 4:57 -
Josh Shockley def. Shamar Bailey via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27
Genair da Silva def. Bobby Reardanz via TKO (strikes) – R3, 0:51