Friday, April 13, 2018

Bellator 197 took place Friday, April 13th from the The Family Arena in St. Charles, Missouri. The main event was headlined by former champion Michael Chandler fighting Brandon Girtz and the main card aired live on the Paramount Network.

Main Card (Live on Paramount Network, 9:00 PM EST)

-Michael Chandler defeated Brandon Girtz by Technical Submission (Arm Triangle, Round 1, 4:00)
-A.J. McKee defeated Justin Lawrence by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Logan Storley defeated Joaquin Buckley by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
-Kevin Ferguson Jr. defeated Devon Brock by Submission (RNC, Round 1, 0:34)

Preliminary Card (Live on, 7:00 PM EST)

-A.J. Siscoe defeated Justin Robbins by Submission (RNC, Round 2, 4:34)
-Jordan Downy defeated Jeff Crotty by submission (RNC, Round 1, 0:29)
-Juliana Velasquez defeated Rebecca Ruth by TKO (Kick, Round 3, 0:50)
-Derek Anderson defeated Zak Bucia by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Dominic Mazzotta defeated Josh Sampo by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, -30-27)
-Eric Ellington defeated Jordan Howard by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
-Adam Cella defeated Dewayne Diggs by TKO (Strikes, Round 1, 4:27)
-Cort Wahle defeated Joe Roye by submission (Guillotine Choke, Round 1, 0:21)