Bellator 149: Shamrock vs. Gracie will take place February 19, 2016 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The event will air live in prime time on Spike TV following the preliminary card which will air here on MMA Mad.
The main event and co-main event of Bellator 149 was announced on the air during Bellator 145. President Scott Coker announced the main event fight would feature trilogy bout between combat sports legends Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie. Gracie initially beat Shamrock in fifty-seven seconds via rear-naked choke at their first meeting at UFC 1 in 1993. Subsequent to that bout, the duo fought him to a thirty-six minute draw at UFC 5 in 1995.
The co-main event is expected to feature a heavyweight bout between former Miami-Dade County street fighters Kevin Ferguson, aka “Kimbo Slice” and Dhafir Harris, aka “Dada 5000”
Check out the live results as they happen below.
Main Card (Spike TV)
Royce Gracie def. Ken Shamrock via TKO (punches) Round 1, 2:22
Kimbo Slice def. DADA 5000 via TKO (punches) Round 3, 1:32
Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Pineda via split decision (28-29 ,29-27, 29-28)
Derek Campos def. Melvin Guillard via KO (punches) Round 2, 0:32
Linton Vassell def. Emanuel Newton via decision (30-26, 29-27, 29-27)
Preliminary Card (MMAMad.com)
Justin Wren def. Juan Torres via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jeremy Mahon def. Davis Sylvester via TKO (body punches) Round 2, 4:22
Charlie Ontiveros vs. James Christopherson
CJ Hancock def. Ruben Esparza via submission (rear naked choke) Round 3, 1:26
Adrian Yanez def. Ryan Hollis via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Isaac Villanueva def. RJ Knepp via KO (punches) Round 1, 0:42
Mike Trinh def. Angel Zamora via submission (armbar) Round 1, 3:49
Jason Langellier def. Anthony Ivy via submission (anaconda choke) Round 1, 2:09
Manny Lozoya def. Jake Norsworthy via submission (guillotine choke) Round 1, 2:33