Bellator makes their 2022 calendar debut headlined with a heavyweight title fight between champion Ryan Bader and Valentin Moldavsky.
In the co-main event, we have a couple of ranked lightweights, 6th ranked Benson Henderson.
Taking on 7th ranked Russian Prospect Islam Mamedov who is currently on a 19 fight win streak dating all the way to back to 2009.
We also have a few upcoming prospects on the prelims 5-0 Lucas Brennan takes on 5-4 Ben Lugo.
8-1 Nikita Mikhailov takes on 8-5 Blaine Shutt, and 5-0 Dalton Rosta takes on 6-2 Duane Johnson.
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Ryan Bader vs Valentin Moldasky – Heavyweight Title Fight – Ryan Bader wins unanimous decision 48-47 on all scorecards.
Benson Henderson (6) vs Islam Mamedov (7) – Lightweight – Ben Henderson wins via split decision 29-28, 29-28, 28-29.
Henry Corrales vs Aiden Lee – Featherweight – Henry Corrales wins via technical decision after an unintentional eye poke left Aiden Lee unable to continue at 40 seconds of round 3, 30-27 on all scorecards.
Sabah Homasi vs Jaleel Willis – Welterweight – Sabah Homasi wins via arm-triangle choke at 1 minute 42 seconds of round 1.
Darrion Caldwell vs Enrique Barzola – Featherweight – Enrique Barzola wins via ground and pound at 3 minutes 1 second of round 3
Saad Awad vs Chris Gonzalez – Lightweight Chris Gonzalez wins knockout at 36 seconds of round 1.
Dalton Rosta vs Duane Johnson – Middleweight – Dalton Rosta wins unanimous decision 30-27 on all cards.
Nikita Mikhailov vs Blaine Shutt – Bantamweight – Nikita Mikhailov wins via ground and pound at 3 minutes 23 seconds of round 3.
Lucas Brennan vs Ben Lugo – Featherweight – Lucas Brennan wins via assassin choke at 2 minutes 27 seconds of round 1.
Ben Parrish vs Sullivan Cauley – Light Heavyweight – Sullivan Cauley wins via ground and pound at 4 minutes 35 seconds of round 1.
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