The latest Bellator tournament took to the airwaves in the form of tonight’s heavyweight affair featuring eight “big boys” vying for an opportunity to take on undefeated champion Cole Konrad and earn a $100,000 payday in the process.
Bellator 52 unfolded in Lake Charles, Louisiana and entertained from start to finish with the quarterfinal fights resulting in two convincing finishes and two highly-competitive bouts.
Moving on to the next round of the Season 5 tournament were Ron Sparks, Eric Prindle, Blagoi Ivanov, and Mike Hayes.
Read below for a more-detailed list of Bellator 52 results thus far:
Matt Van Buren def. Nick Nichols via TKO Round 2 (Strikes)
Justin Frazier def. Liron Wilson via TKO Round 1 (Strikes)
Josh Quayhagen def. Cosmo Alexander via Unanimous Decision
Bryan Goldsby def. Genair da Silva via Submission Round 1 (Brabo Choke)
Ron Sparks def. Mark Holata via Knockout Round 1 (Strikes)
Eric Prindle def. Abe Wagner via Unanimous Decision
Blagoi Ivanov def. Zak Jensen via Technical Submission Round 2 (Guillotine Choke)
Mike Hayes def. Neil Grove via Split Decision
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