It was a good showing at Bellator 61, where the middleweight tournament continued. There were only four fights on the card for the evening but one had some serious highlight reel potential. Be sure to check out the accompanying video to view the knockout.
Vitor Vianna vs. Brian Rogers – This fight ended in spectacular finish when a Brian Rogers flying knee ended the bout at 4:14 of Round 1, possibly going into contention for knockout of the year (see attached video at the bottom of this post).
Giva Santana vs. Bruno Santos – This fight ended up going the distance where Bruno Santos took the unanimous decision.
Vyacheslav Vasilevsky vs. Victor O’Donnell – Vyacheslav Vasilevsky won the unanimous decision in a fairly dominant performance in this fight escalating him in the middleweight tournament.
Maiquel Falcao vs. Norman Paraisy – A good showing for Maiquel Falcao as this fight goes the distance and the judges score it unanimously for Falcao.