Bellator 180: Sonnen v Silva – Fedor v Mitrione – Results

Bellator 180 takes place June 24th at Madison Square Garden in New York City with five fights webcast at Spike.com and four fights broadcast on Spike TV and a five-fight pay-per-view portion referred to as Bellator NYC. This is the biggest Bellator to date as it is being pushed in movie theaters across the US just as the UFC does.  The event features two main events; a match between Chael Sonen and Wanderlei Silva with the co-main event match between “The Emperor” Fedor Emelianenko against Matt Mitrione.

Prelims (Bellator.com)

  • 130: Matt Rizzo vs. Sergio da Silva – Rizzo by Submission -arm triangle choke- 3:48 R3
  • 168: John Salgado vs. Hugh McKenna – Mc Kenna by Submission -kimura- 4:06 R1
  • LW: Bradley Desir vs. Nate Grebb – Desir by KO -punches- 2:54 R1
  • LW: Jerome Mickle vs. Anthony Giacchina – Mickie by submission -RNC- 3:40 R3
  • WW: Ryan Couture vs. Haim Gozali – Couture by unanimous decision R3

Bellator 180 (Spike TV)

  • W Flyweight: Heather Hardy vs. Alice Yauger – Auger by TKO -punches- 4:47 R3
  • WW: Neiman Gracie vs. Dave Marfone – Gracie by submission -RNC- 2:27 R2
  • FW: James Gallagher vs. Chinzo Machida – Gallagher by submission -RNC- 2:22 R1
  • LHW title: Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader – Bader by split decision R5

Bellator NYC (PPV)

  • WW title: Douglas Lima vs. Lorenz Larkin – Lima by unanimous decision R5
  • LW: Aaron Pico vs. Zach Freeman – Feeman by submission -guillotine choke- 0:24 R1
  • LW title: Michael Chandler vs. Brent Primus – Primus by TKO -injury- 2:22 R1
  • HW: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione – Mitrione by KO -punches- 1:14 R1
  • LHW: Chael Sonen vs. Wanderlei Silva – Sonnen by unanimous decision R3