Christian M’Pumbu’s Brutal Bellator Light Heavyweight Title Victory (video)


Known primarily for his submission prowess, Christian M’Pumbu kept his recent impressive streak of knockout finishes intact at Bellator 45 on Saturday night.

He dropped Richard Hale with a right hook, and finished him off with a brutal flurry of hammerfists and punches moments later to capture the inaugural Bellator light heavyweight championship. The finish was his third straight via TKO, rolling through the Season 4 205-pound tournament.

Check out the finish that aired live on MTV2…

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