Seeking to recover from the setback suffered by Patrício Freire in his last fight in Bellator, the Brazilian Wilson reis faced yesterday (21) the Lithuanian Deividas Taurosevicius in the 33rd edition of the event. The Tupiniquim athlete won the fight via split decision from the judges, obtaining his fourth victory in six fights in the organization. With this result, Reis reaches 11 victories in his career, where he still has two defeats.
In the main fight of the night, Bellator lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez, defeated former UFC fighter, Roger Huerta by technical knockout (medical interruption at the end of the second round) in a non-valid fight for the category title.
This edition of Bellator also featured a confrontation between two Brazilians. Luiz Azeredo won Eduardo Guedes by unanimous decision of the judges on the preliminary card of the event. Check out the complete results from Bellator 33:
Eddie Alvarez defeated Roger Huerta by technical knockout (medical stoppage) at the end of R2;
Ben Askren defeated Lyman Good via unanimous decision;
Rick Hawn defeated LeVon Maynard via TKO (punches) in R1;
Tim Carpenter defeated Jamal Patterson via split decision;
Kenny Foster defeated Lester Caslow via unanimous decision;
Wilson reis defeated Deividas Taurosevicius via split decision;
Luiz Azeredo derrotou Eduardo Guedes by unanimous decision of the judges;
Nick Cottone defeated Tuan Pham via unanimous decision;
Fran Evans defeated Lewis Cassner via submission (triangle choke) in R1.