Pat Curran, Marlon Sandro Advance to Bellator FW Tourney Finals
By FCF Staff
Pat Curran and Marlon Sandro entrenched an August 20th meeting between the two last night in Rama, Ontario, as both men scored unanimous decision victories at Bellator 47 to advance to the finals of the promotion’s “Summer Series” featherweight tourney.
The former lightweight contender Curran outworked Britain’s Ronnie Mann for the decision nod, while the ex Sengoku champion Sandro outpointed Nazareno Malegarie in the other tourney semifinal.
In another of the card’s feature attractions that went to the judge’s scorecards, WEC veteran Chris Horodecki walked away with a UD win over Chris Saunders.
Here are the results from last night’s Bellator 47, MTV 2 broadcast.
Pat Curran def. Ronnie Mann via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Marlon Sandro def. Nazareno Malegarie via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Chris Horodecki def. Chris Saunders via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Neil Grove def. Zak Jensen via TKO (punches) – R1, 2:00
Alexandre Bezerra def. Jesse Gross via technical submission (rear-naked choke) – R1, 1:28