In the final quarterfinal fight of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix tournament, Ryan Bader took just 15 seconds to stop King Mo, setting himself up for a date with Matt Mitrione in the semifinals.
The Bellator 199 main event in San Jose, CA, was over quickly after Bader dropped Mo with a hard left. Bader swarmed with ground and pound shots to end things quickly.
The final four in the Bellator heavyweight title tournament are Bader, Mitrione, Chael Sonnen, and Fedor Emelianenko.
The rest of the results from the main card on Paramount Network:
- Former UFC notable Jon Fitch made his Bellator debut a successful one in defeating Paul Daley by unanimous decision, albeit one that was not well received by fans.
- Cheick Kongo def. Javy Ayala by 1st round KO after a counter right hand and a few ground and pound shots (2:29)
- Aaron Pico def. Lee Morrison by 1st round TKO (1:10). Pico hit a body shot with a left and followed up with ground and pound for the relatively easy win.
- Adam Piccolotti submitted Carrington Banks in the third round (rear naked choke)-