Wilson reis made his debut on the right foot at the Bellator FC featherweight GP. The Brazilian defeated Henry Martinez in a unanimous decision by the judges and advanced to the second phase of the tournament.
“It was a tough fight. I was able to control the fight, so I'm excited. I was a little slow in the first round, but I think my production improved afterwards. I'm excited to move forward. I have to keep working. I haven’t fought in seven months, but now I’m ready to fight again tomorrow”, declared Wilson at the press conference immediately after the fight. The event marked, in addition to the debut of the featherweight GP, the first phase of the lightweight and welterweight GP. Check out the complete results from the second edition of Bellator FC below.
- Wilson reis defeated Henry Martinez by unanimous decision of the judges;
– Eric Reynolds defeated Thomas Schulte by TKO at 4min18s of 1R;
– Lyman Good submitted Hector Urbina with a rear naked choke at 3min22s of 2R;
– Omar de La Cruz defeated Victor Meza in a unanimous decision by the judges;
– Jorge Ortiz defeated Aaron Romero via unanimous decision by the judges;
– Jesse Juarez defeated Mikey Gomez by TKO at 4min23s of 1R;
– Matt Makowksi defeated Aaron Tregear via unanimous decision;
- Jimmie rivera submitted Willie Gates with a triangle at 3:17 of 3R;
– Josh Laberge defeated Chris Simmons via unanimous decision by the judges