Last night’s Bellator 65 show saw Eduardo Dantas become the new Bellator bantamweight champion after he submitted Zach Makovsky with a second round arm triangle.
Meanwhile Daniel Strauss booked his spot in the featherweight final with a unanimous decision victory over Mike Corey.
Elsewhere Luis Nogueira and Marcos Galvao claimed semi-final spots in the current bantamweight tournament with decision wins over Alexis Vila and Ed West respectively.
Check out all the results below.
Eduardo Dantas def. Zach Makovsky via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 3:26 of Round 2
Daniel Straus def. Mike Corey via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Luis Nogueira def. Alexis Vila via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Marcos Galvao def. Ed West via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Duane Bastress def. Plinio Cruz via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 2:52
Will Martinez def. Terrell Hobbs via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:13
Scott Heckman def. Lester Caslow via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:40
Kris McCray def. Ailton Barbosa via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Lyman Good def. LeVon Maynard via KO (punch) – Round 1, 0:13
E.J. Brooks def. Mikhail Malyutin via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)