‘Bellator 61’ Live Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
March 16th, 2012

Bellator Poster 61

“Bellator 61” took place Friday night inside Horseshoe in Bossier City, Louisiana.

The show was slated to showcase a heavyweight rematch between Eric Prindle and Thiago Santos. However, Prindle was forced to withdraw at the 11th hour after falling ill to flu-like symptoms.

The organization has rescheduled the scrap for next Friday at “Bellator 62.”

The opening round of Bellator’s Middleweight Tournament headlined tonight’s event.

Here are the live results from tonight’s action:

Preliminary Card:

(Spike.com 7PM ET/4PM PT)

Trey Houston Defeated Jeremiah Riggs via Submission (Armbar) at 3:30 in the 1stRound

Jason Sampson Defeated Jeremy Myers via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 2:25 in the 3rdRound

Derrick Krantz Defeated Eric Scallan via Submission (Brabo Choke) at 3:01 in the 1stRound

Josh Quayhagen Defeated Brent Taylor via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)*

Main Card:


Middleweight Tournament:

Brian Rogers Defeated Vitor Vianna via KO (Flying Knee) at 4:14 in the 1stRound

Bruno Santos Defeated Giva Santana via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Vyacheslav Vasilevsky Defeated Victor O’ Donnell via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Maiquel Falcao Defeated Norman Paraisy via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

* – Took place following main card

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