Nelson (22-14 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) put his rarely utilized grappling arsenal on display to overwhelm Ayala (10-6 MMA, 5-3 BMMA) on the mat and take a unanimous decision in the heavyweight bout, which took place at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., and aired on Spike following prelims streamed on MMAjunkie.
Check out the top Twitter reactions to Nelson’s successful Bellator debut win vs. Ayala at Bellator 183.
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