Therewas a big upset in the opening round of Bellator’s bantamweight tournament last night when their current featherweight champion Joe Warren suffered a knockout loss to Alexis Vila with barely a minute on the clock.
Elsewhere in the tournament quarter-finals Eduardo Dantas, Marcos Galvao and Ed West also progressed to the next round.
Later the pairings for the semi-finals were announced as Vila Vs Galvao and Dantas Vs West.
See the official results below.
- Alexis Vila def. Joe Warren via KO – Round 1, 1:04
- Eduardo Dantas def. Wilson Reis via TKO – Round 1, 1:02 wins by TKO at 1:02 of the second round.
- Marcos Galvao def. Chase Beebe via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
- Ed West def. Luis Nogueira via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)