Quick Shots – Bellator 85: Chandler, Curran Retain Titles

Ariel Shnerer / January 18, 2013 - 4:30am

Bellator kicked off its third season on Thursday night as Bellator 85 emanated from Bren Events Center on the campus of the University of California-Irvine, marking the organization’s debut on Spike TV.

Full results below:

Main Card:
Jacob Noe def. Seth Petruzelli via TKO (strikes) at 2:51, Round 1; Noe advances to light heavyweight tournament semifinal
Michael Chandler def. Rick Hawn via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:07, Round 2; Chandler retains lightweight title
-Mikhail Zayats def. Renato Sobral via TKO (strikes) at 4:49, Round 1; Zayats advances to light heavyweight tournament semifinal
Pat Curran def. Patricio Freire via split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47); Curran retains retain featherweight title

Preliminary Card:
Aaron Miller def. Joe Camacho via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Jason Lambert def. Hector Ramirez via submission (armbar) at 3:59, Round 1
J.J. Ambrose def. Brian Warren via submission (guillotine choke) at 0:50, Round 2
Emanuel Newton def. Atanas Djambazov via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:21, Round 2; Newton advances to light heavyweight tournament semifinal
Savant Young def. Mike Guymon via KO (punch) at 0:48, Round 2
Joe Williams def. Jamie Yager via TKO (strikes) at 4:02, Round 1
Cleber Luciano def. Mario Navarro via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)