Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez scored a second-round TKO of Roger Huerta at Thursday’s Bellator 33 in Philadelphia, beating up the UFC veteran for the first two rounds to force a doctor’s stoppage in the non-title headliner.
In the Bellator 33 co-main event, season two tournament winner Ben Askren claimed the welterweight title with a unanimous decision over champ Lyman Good, while the card also featured wins by Rick Hawn and Wilson Reis.
The official Bellator 33 results were:
- Champ Eddie Alvarez def. Roger Huerta via TKO (doctor’s stoppage) – Round 2, 5:00
Lightweight non-title superfight
- Ben Askren def. champ Lyman Good via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 50-45)
Bellator welterweight championship
- Rick Hawn def. LeVon Maynard via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 4:53
- Wilson Reis def. Deividas Taurosevicius via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Pictured: Eddie Alvarez