Bellator 286: Pitbull vs Borics arrives to Long Beach in California with two big fights in the main event and co-main event.
In the headliner, Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio Pitbull will defend the title for the first time in his third title reign against the #2 ranked Adam Borics. Pitbull won the title back from AJ McKee at earlier this year at Bellator 277. Borics is coming off 4 wins in a row and has won 9 out of his 10 bouts in total in Bellator.
The co-main event bout will see AJ McKee jump to the Lightweight division as he looks to bounce back from his first career and title loss to Patricio Pitbull in April. He will face Spike Carlyle who will be taking part in just his second bout in Bellator. Carlyle was in action for Rizin most recently and defeated Koji Takeda via submission.
Aaron Pico vs Jeremy Kennedy from the featherweight division and Juan Archuleta vs Enrique Barzola from the bantamweight division are the other two bouts on the main card. Tune in as we post results from Bellator 286: Pitbull vs Borics event below with a complete card and more details.
|1||Cee Jay Hamilton vs Richard Palencia|
|Bantamweight bout||Cee Jay Hamilton won via TKO at 0:12 of round 2|
|2||Dominic Clark vs Lance Gibson|
|Lightweight Bout||Lance Gibson won via submission at 1:49 of round 1|
|3||Weber Almeida vs Ryan Lilley||Featherweight Bout||Weber Almeida won via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)|
|4||Sumiko Inaba vs Nadine Mandiau||Women’s Flyweight Bout||Sumiko Inaba won via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)|
|5||Khadzhimurat Bestaev vs Khalid Murtazaliev|
|Middleweight Bout||Khalid Murtazaliev won via TKO(punches) at 3:02 of round 2|
|6||Vladimir Tokov vs Jay Jay Wilson||Lightweight bout||Jay-Jay Wilson won via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)|
|7||Nick Browne vs Islam Mamedov||Lightweight Bout||Islam Mamedov won via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)|
|8||Miguel Peimbert vs Bobby Seronio III||Bantamweight bout||Bobby Seronio III won via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)|
|1||Juan Archuleta vs Enrique Barzola||141 lbs Catchweight Bout||Juan Archuleta won via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)|
|2||Jeremy Kennedy vs Aaron Pico||Featherweight Bout||Jeremy Kennedy won via TKO (Shoulder Injury) at 5:00 of round 1|
Spike Carlyle vs A.J. McKee
|Lightweight Bout||A.J. McKee won via Unanimous Decision (29-26, 30-26, 30-27)|
Patricio Freire vs Adam Borics
|Featherweight Championship Bout||Patricio Freire won via Unanimous Decision (48-47, 49-46, 50-45)|