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Bellator 91 Results: New Light Heavyweight Champion Is Crowned

Attila Vegh picked controlled the tempo and picked apart Bellator light heavyweight champion Christian M’Pumbu Thursday night, scoring the title in the main event of Bellator 91.

Vegh was awarded the unanimous victory by scores of 48-47, 49-46 and 50-45 – the latter of which more closely resembled the actual match.

Saad Awad and David Rickels advanced to the finals of the lightweight tournament with victories.

MAIN CARD

Attila Vegh def. Christian M’Pumbu via unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 50-45)

Saad Awad def. Will Brooks via KO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:43

David Rickels def. Jason Fischer via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

PRELIMINARY CARD

Holly Holm def. Katie Merrill via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 3:02

Blas Avena def. Lenny Lovato Jr. via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:41

Andres Quintana def. Russell Wilson via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 0:32

Ed West def. Josh Montoya via KO (head kick) – Round 2, 2:51

Adrian Cruz def. Nick Gonzalez via submission (scarf hold armlock) – Round 2, 3:00

Josh Appelt def. Josh Lanier via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 0:16

Brennan Ward def. Yair Moguel via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 0:57

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