Found October 20, 2012 on
Rich Clementi, Ricardo Tirloni, Marcin Held and Dave Jansen picked up wins Friday night at Bellator 77 to advance to the semifinals of the season 7 lightweight tournament. Jansen and Tirloni notched submission wins over Magomed Saadulaev and Rene Nazare respectively. Held would earn a hard fought unanimous decision win over Murad Machaev. In the main event of the card Clementi would snap Alexander Sarnavskiy’s 20 fight undefeated streak with a split decision win.
Lightweight Tournament Semifinal Pairings
Rich Clementi vs. Marcin Held
Ricardo Tirloni vs. Dave Jansen
Check out some of the action from the lightweights in the video below.
Bellator 77 HighlightsGet More: Bellator 77 Highlights
Bellator 77 – Lightweight tourney quarterfinals highlight video is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
BEST OF MAXIM
When: November 9th, 2012
Where: Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida
How: MTV2 (8PM ET/PT)
Jessica Aguilar vs. TBD
Mike Richman vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev (Featherweight Tournament semifinal)
Rich Clementi vs. Marcin Held (Featherweight Tournament semifinal)
Owen Evinger vs. Joe Warren
The quarterfinal round of the eight-man lightweight tournament highlights the main card of Bellator 77 on Friday, October 19th. The eight lightweights will be looking to take a step closer to the title shot which is awarded to the tournament winner.
Bellator 77 takes place from the Sovereign Center in Reading, PA. The preliminary card action will be streamed free and live at 6:00pm...
The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 77” took place Thursday in Pennsylvania.
All four Lightweight Tournament quarterfinal matchups will be showcased in Friday’s event. Alexander “Tiger”Sarnavskiy, who is the odds-on favorite to take the tourney, meets veteran Rich Clementi in tomorrow’s featured attraction.
Reading Eagle Theater in Reading hosts the festivities.