Shabulat Shamhalaev vs Pat Curran weighBellator 95 took place on Thursday night at Revel in Atlantic City, N.J., with featherweight champion Pat Curran squaring off with Shahbulat Shamhalaev, the Season 8 featherweight and middleweight finals, and a welterweight bout between Rick Hawn and Karo Parisyan.

The event featured the Bellator Middleweight Tournament Championship where Doug Marshall defeated Brett Cooper with an explosive TKO (punches) in the first round. Frodo Khasbulaev won the Bellator Featherweight Tournament Championship by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) in a tough battle against Mike Richman. Marshall and Khasbulaev each earned a $100,000 tournament prize and a guaranteed title shot.  The night also showcased the Featherweight World Championship with Pat Curran defending his title, beating Shahbulat Shamhalaev via submission (guillotine choke) in the first round.

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