‘Bellator 83’ Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
December 7th, 2012

Bellator Poster 83

“Bellator 83” took place Friday inside Ceasars in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

The Featherweight Tournament finals between Rad Martinez and Shahbulat Shamhalaev was slated to headline Friday’s show. However, Shamhalaev came down with a bout of food poisoning and was forced to withdraw from tonight’s fight just hours before showtime.

According to Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney, the finale will be postponed until next week.

Ceasars in Atlantic City, New Jersey hosts the festivities.

Here are the official results from tonight’s action:

Preliminary Card:

Mike Wessel
Defeated Alexei Kudin via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Jimmie Rivera Defeated Jesse Brock via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Darrell Horcher
 Defeated Chris Liguori via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Terrell Hobbs Defeated Brylan Van Artsdalen via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) – Round 1, 3:07

Tuan Pham Defeated Matt Lozano via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Claudio Ledesma Defeated Bo Harris via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Main Card:

Jessica Eye Defeated Zoila Gurgel via technical Submission (Standing Arm-Rriangle Choke) – Round 1, 0:58

Anthony Leone
 Defeated Zach Makovsky via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Rad Martinez vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev rescheduled due to food poisoning

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