Written by Ty Reynolds @MMAtylander
Bellator 144: Halsey vs. Carvalho will take place October 23, 2015 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Brennan War wasted very little time in making his mark on the event and finishing Olson in memorable fashion. The event airs live in prime time on Spike TV following the preliminary card on MMA Mad. Dennis Olson vs. Brennan Ward took place on the main card.
Olson immediately shoots a double and pushes ward to the cage. Ward tries a guillotine and forces Olson to pull guard. Ward now on top in half guard less than a minute into the round. Short elbows from Ward. He stands and passes to side control. Ward backs off and its standing again. Big right hand sends Olson stumbling! Ward has mount with plenty of time to work. He is swinging away! Olson works back to half guard, but there is still 1:45 left to go. Little blood around Olson’s eye now. More blows from top positin from Ward. Ward stands again and calls for the ref to stand it iup. He lands another huge right and Olson crumbles bak to the mat! Ward follows with more strikes and that is that!
Brennan Ward def. Dennis Olson via TKO (punches) RD 1 4:37