Found February 08, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Hector Lombard
“Bellator MMA: Falcao vs. Shlemenko” took place Thursday night inside Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia. Alexander Shlemenko became Bellator’s new middleweight king by beating Maiquel Falcao in the show’s featured attraction. The 185-pound throne was vacant because former champ Hector Lombard opted to swim in the UFC’s pond. Here are the official results from tonight’s fights: Preliminary Card: George Hickman Defeated Stephen Upchurch via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:19 in the 1stRound Clay Harvison Defeated Ururahy Rodrigues via TKO (knee) at 3:34 in the 3rdRound Ronnie Rogers Defeated Shane Crenshaw via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Joe Elmore Defeated Jerrid Burke via KO (punch) at 4:11 in the 2ndRound Magomedrasul Khasbulaev Defeated Fabricio Guerreiro via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 1:15 in the 2ndRound Main Card: Alexandre Bezerra Defeated Genair Da Silva via submission (armbar) at 1:40 in the 1stRound Mike Richman Defeated Mitch Jackson via TKO (strikes) at 4:57 in the 1stRound Marlon Sandro Defeated Akop Stepanyan via majority decision (28-28, 29-27, 29-27) Alexander Shlemenko Defeated Maiquel Falcao via KO (punches) at 2:18 in the 2ndRound (Shlemenko captures vacant middleweight title)

Bellator 88 Moment: Shlemenko 'Storms' Falcao to become Bellator Middleweight Champion

  The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia While Winter Storm Nemo terrorized the east coast last night there was a different kind of storm wreaking havoc in Duluth, Georgia. Alexander Shlemenko earned him self a nice shiny gold belt last night to go with the hundreds of thousands of dollars he won by beating every Middleweight not named Hector Lombard through the years.Check...

Bellator 88 Video Highlights from The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia

 Falcao arranges for an ambulance to pick him up in advance of his fight with  Shlemenko. Smart cat. Another Thursday night, another Thursday fight. This week's edition of Bellator MMA saw the first round of this seasons Featherweight tournament, where four men would advance to the semi-finals before Alexander Shlemenko took on Maiquel Falcao for the vacant Middleweight Championship...
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