Bellator 252: Patricio Freire Quickly Takes Out Pedro Carvalho
By FCF Staff
Bellator 252 took place tonight in Uncasville, Connecticut, and it saw Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire score another, highlight reel win.
The featherweight and lightweight champ took on Pedro Carvalho in the main event, and quickly finished the challenger with vicious punches. With the victory, Freire advanced to the semifinals of Bellator’s featherweight grand prix.
Freire will take on Emmanuel Sanchez in the semis, who defeated Daniel Weichel via decision earlier in the night.
Here are the card’s complete results.
Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire def.Pedro Carvalho via KO (punches) R1, 2:10
Yaroslav Amosov def. Logan Storley via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Weichel via unanimous decision (48-46, 49-46, 49-45)
Aaron Pico def. John de Jesus via KO (punches) R2, 4:12
Keri Taylor-Melendez def. Emilee King via submission (rear naked choke) R1, 3:02
Manny Muro def. Devin Powell via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Jornel Lugo def. Schyler Sootho via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Lucas Brennan def. Andrew Salas via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Roman Faraldo def. Pat Casey via KO (knee) R2, 2:30
Trevor Gudde def. Khonry Gracie via TKO (strikes) R3, 3:28
Results via MMA Fighting