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Junior dos Santos knocks out Alan Belcher to win heavyweight title in Gamebred Bareknuckle bloodbath

Junior dos Santos has another title to contribute to his prize case.

“Cigano” dealt with Alan Belcher in the primary occasion of Gamebred Bareknuckle MIXED MARTIAL ARTS 7 on Friday for the promo’s inaugural heavyweight title. In a bloody fight, dos Santos got a nasty second-round TKO interruption to close the program at the Kia Center in Orlando, Fla.

Belcher came out really aggressive, charging forward to keep dos Santos moving backwards. However, the previous UFC heavyweight champ utilized foot motion and persistence to look for his openings, and dos Santos busted Belcher open with the very first tidy shot he landed. The tide appeared to turn from that minute on.

But Belcher wouldn’t go silently, as he turned the warm up a lot more in the 2nd. Eventually, Belcher shot for a takedown, however dos Santos wound up on top in a dominant position, searching for submissions and landing ground and pound. As quickly as Belcher climbed up back to his feet, dos Santos provided the huge shot that was the start of completion to win the heavyweight champion.

In the co-main occasion, Chase Sherman handled fellow previous UFC rival Alex Nicholson and exacted vengeance around a years in the making with a ruthless knockout triumph. Nicholson began looking sharp, however being undersized at heavyweight versus a guy as effective as Sherman was excessive.

Sherman dealt with Nicholson on the local scene back in 2014 and Nicholson scored a first-round knockout.

Check out complete Gamebred Bareknuckle MIXED MARTIAL ARTS 7 outcomes listed below.


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