Reigning Bellator lightweight world champion Michael Chandler proved once again how dangerous he is in the cage, and this time he needed only 56 seconds to make his point. The undefeated mixed martial artist crushed proven MMA veteran Akihiro Gono with a big right hand and pounced the seasoned Japanese fighter for the first-round TKO victory Friday night in front of a packed house at Bellator 67 at Casino Rama in Orillia, Ontario, Canada.
Bryan Baker had a big night as well as the red-hot welterweight now moves onto the finals of the Bellator Season 6 Welterweight Tournament with a win against Ben “Killa B” Saunders. Ryan Ford was able to score a huge comeback victory over Bellator veteran Luis “Sapo” Santos, and Damian Grabowski picked up a dominant victory in the night’s other televised bout.
Check out the Bellator 67 highlights below…
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