On Friday, Bellator MMA Welterweight contender and former champion Douglas Lima won back the title that he once owned from the man who defeated him to end his first reign as Bellator’s 170-pound champion, Andrey Koreshkov.
In a rematch of their first fight, which Koreshkov won via decision back in July of 2015 at the Bellator 140 event in Uncasville, Connecticut to claim the Bellator Welterweight Title, Lima scored the victory this time, stopping the Russian fighter with strikes at the 1:21 mark of the third round of Friday’s Bellator 164 event from Tel Aviv, Israel.
Below are complete quick-match results of the Bellator 164: Koreshkov vs. Lima 2 event from Tel Aviv, Israel.
BELLATOR 164: KORESHKOV VS. LIMA 2 RESULTS
MAIN CARD (Spike TV)
Douglas Lima def. Andrey Koreshkov via knockout (punch) – Round 3, 1:21
Noad Lahat def. Scott Cleve via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:26
Georgi Karakhanyan def. Kirill Medvedovski via TKO (injury) – Round 1, 3:40
Lena Ovchynnikova def. Karla Benitez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com)
Chen Shhori def. Kfir Eittan via knockout (knee) – Round 3, 2:41
Moshe Rand def. Haitham Kiuof via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:21
Elizar Tariku def. Rob Becker via submission (key lock) – Round 1, 3:44
Alexey Trofimov def. Sol Renato via split decision
Almog Shay def. Vitaly Khmeinytsky via submission (heel hook) – Round 1, 1:45
Olga Rubin def. Laurita Cibirite via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:12
Raz Bring def. Maor Kazalkopy via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:40
Alexander Nikulin def. Avi Baron via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:54
Haim Gozali def. Zane Clerk via submission (heel hook) – Round 1, 1:41
Honor Kelesh def. Omri Barel via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:02
Jackie Gosh def. Joaquin Buckley via KO (punches) – Round 1, 2:44