Many people predicted that Phil Davis would win Bellator’s light-heavyweight title when he signed with the promotion, and the former UFC contender has done just that.
Davis faced Liam McGeary tonight at Bellator 163, and the decorated wrestler’s grappling ruled the day. After the bout Davis was awarded a clear cut, unanimous decision win.
Here are the results for the Bellator 163 broadcast, which took place in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Phil Davis def. Liam McGeary via unanimous decision (50-43, 50-45, 50-44)
Brennan Ward def. Saad Awad via KO (punches) R1, 1:26
Tyrell Fortune def. Cody Miskel via TKO (strikes) R1, 2:22
Ed Ruth def. Dustin Collins-Miles via TKO (punches) R1, 3:19
Neiman Gracie def. Rudy Bears via submission (armbar) R1, 4:39
Javy Ayala def. Sergei Kharitonov via KO (punch) R1, 0:16