Bellator 257 Results

Belllator 257 took place last night and we’ve got all the results for you below.

In the main event, light-heavyweight champion Vadim Nemkov booked his placed in the 205lb grand-prix semi-final with a unanimous decision win over Phil Davis.

Nemkov was able to comfortably outland Davis for much of the fight on the feet and dropped him at one stage in the second round, before ultimately settling for a win on the scorecards.

Also heading to the semi-finals is Corey Anderson, who found some success on the mat against Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov with strikes late in the second round and then repeated that in the third to secure a TKO stoppage at the 2.15min mark.

Elswhere on the card, Paul Daley turned his back on a previously stated intention to retire after TKO’ing Sabah Homaski in the second round after Veta Arteaga had to settle for a majority decision ruling against Desiree Yanez (28-28, 29-27 x2).

Check out all the Bellator 257 results below.

Main Card

Vadim Nemkov def. Phil Davis via unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47)

Corey Anderson def. Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 2:15 – advances to light heavyweight grand prix semifinal

Veta Arteaga def. Desiree Yanez via majority decision (28-28, 29-27, 29-27)

Paul Daley def. Sabah Homasi via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:44

Prelims

Julia Budd def. Dayana Silva via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Julius Anglickas def. Gregory Milliard via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Steve Mowry def. Shaun Asher via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:55

Grachik Bozinyan def. Demarques Jackson via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Raymond Daniels def. Peter Stanonik via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

Lance Gibson Jr. def. Marcus Surin via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Karl Albrektsson def. Viktor Nemkov via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Mads Burnell def. Saul Rogers via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:08

Pedro Carvalho vs. Jay Jay Wilson def. Pedro Carvalho via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 0:53