The meat between Michael “Venom” Web page and Paul Daley is about to return to a head.
The rivals battle in the principle occasion of Bellator 216 on the Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday night time, stay and solely on DAZN in the course of the quarterfinals spherical of the Welterweight Grand Prix event. The winner will face Douglas Lima within the semifinals.
Web page (13-0) is among the most enjoyable fighters within the sport. All however two of his victories have come by the way in which of stoppage, together with one of the vital violent knockouts you’ll ever see when a flying knee brought about a fractured cranium to Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos at Bellator 158.
Daley (40-16-2) has gained 30 of his fights by knockout, together with a vicious KO in a comeback win over Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 183. “Semtex” appears to be like to get again on the successful monitor after dropping to Jon Fitch by unanimous resolution at Bellator 199.
Every British fighter has promised to complete off the opposite. Who lives as much as their phrase?
Bellator 216 outcomes
Sporting Information can have stay protection of Bellator 216, as we inch nearer to the principle card, which begins at 10 p.m. ET.
Bellator 216 undercard outcomes
– Tyrell Fortune def. Ryan Pokryfky by way of TKO at 2:21 of the primary spherical; Heavyweight
– Vinicius De Jesus def. Rodolpho Barcellos by way of TKO at 3:46 of the primary spherical; Welterweight
– Jesse Kosakowski def. Rodolfo Neves Rocha by way of submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:05 of the second spherical; Welterweight
– Nekruz Mirkhojaev def. Pat Casey by way of submission (neck crank) at 1:18 of the third spherical; Light-weight
Bellator 216 combat card
- Michael Web page vs. Paul Daley; Welterweight
- Mirko Cro Cop vs. Roy Nelson; Heavyweight
- Cheick Kongo vs. Vitaly Minakov; Heavyweight
- Yaroslav Amosov vs. Erick Silva; Welterweight
- Valerie Loureda vs. Colby Fletcher; Ladies’s Flyweight
- Tyrell Fortune vs. Ryan Pokryfky; Heavyweight
- Vinicius De Jesus vs. Rodolpho Barcellos; Welterweight
- Kastriot Xhema vs. Kemran Lachinov; Catchweight (165 lbs)
- Pat Casey vs. Nekruz Mirkhojaev; Light-weight
- Reginaldo Felix vs. Justin Sumter; Middleweight
- Rodolfo Neves Rocha vs. Jesse Kosakowski; Welterweight
- Demetrios Plaza vs. Andrews Rodriguez; Welterweight
Bellator 216 newest information
— The rivalry between Michael Web page and Paul Daley runs deep. They clarify to Sporting Information how the hatred began.
— Web page tells SN that he desires followers to concentrate on what he does within the cage, not out of it.
— No matter how he feels about Web page, Daley says to SN that he is aware of he wants a win at Bellator 216.
— Though he is 43-years-old, Cheick Kongo proves that age is only a quantity.
— Bellator 216 options a variety of huge names, and SN discusses why Vitaly Minakov is somebody it’s worthwhile to preserve your eye on.
— Mirko Cro Cop is among the legendary figures within the historical past of MMA. SN takes a glance at his profession.