Baker forced fellow WEC veteran Eric Schambari to submit to a triangle choke midway through the opening round of their Bellator 20 headliner, while Shlemenko was victorious after Jared Hess was unable to continue after suffering a dislocated knee in the third-round of their matchup.
The official Bellator 20 results were:
- Bryan Baker def. Eric Schambari via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 2:29
- Alexander Shlemenko def. Jared Hess via TKO (knee injury) – Round 3, 2:20
- Eddie Sanchez def. Marcus Sursa via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 0:23
- Nik Mamalis def. Mark Oshiro via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 2, 1:29
Pictured: Bryan Baker submits Eric Schambari at Bellator 20