Lawal (21-6 MMA, 10-4 BMMA) took a unanimous decision from Jackson (37-12 MMA, 4-1 BMMA) in their heavyweight rematch in the Bellator 175 main event on Friday night, evening their series at a win apiece. Jackson had a weight advantage of more than 40 pounds.
Bellator 175 took place at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill. The main card aired on Spike following prelims on MMAjunkie.
The card also featured three stoppages: Heavyweight Sergei Kharitonov (24-6 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) chased down Chase Gormley (14-6 MMA, 2-2 BMMA) for a knockout in the first round; Noad Lahat (11-2 MMA, 2-0 BMMA) choked out Lloyd Carter (10-9 MMA, 0-2 BMMA); and Steven Kozola (8-0 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) needed just 28 seconds to take out Jake Roberts (7-2 MMA, 1-2 BMMA).
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