Bellator 295 followed up Bellator 294 just a day later on April 22, 2023, from Honolulu, Hawaii.
The event was headlined by Bantamweight World Grand Prix Final with Interim Bantamweight Championship on the line in the bout between Raufeon Stots and Patchy Mix.
Stots defeated Juan Archuleta in the quarterfinals before beating Danny Sabatello to win the interim Bantamweight Championship. Mix started the tournament with a win over Kyoji Horiguchi in the quarterfinals before beating Magomed Magomedov in the semifinal. Who won the final, $1 million, and secured a clash with the champion Sergio Pettis?
A women’s flyweight bout between Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Kana Watanabe was the co-main event. Aaron Pico vs James Gonzalez and Yancy Medeiros vs Charlie Leary bouts completed the main card. Check for the complete results from Bellator 295: Stots vs Mix event with fight card, and other details.
Prelims (8 PM ET)
- Masayuki Kikuiri def. Alexey Shurkevich via KO at 4:33 of round 2 – Welterweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Bruna Ellen def. Ilara Joanne via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – Women’s Flyweight Bout
- Davion Franklin def. Kasim Aras via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – Heavyweight Bout
- Aalon Cruz def. Bobby King via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) – Lightweight Bout
- Sumiko Inaba def. Veta Arteaga via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Women’s Flyweight Bout
- Kai Kamaka def. Adli Edwards via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Featherweight Bout
- Mads Burnell def. Justin Gonzales via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Featherweight Bout
Main Card (11:00 PM ET)
- Aaron Pico def. James Gonzalez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Featherweight Bout
- Yancy Medeiros def. Charlie Leary via submission at 4:39 of round 1 – Catchweight (165 lbs) Bout (Watch Video)
- Co-Main Event: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane def. Kana Watanabe via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) – Women’s Flyweight Bout
- Main Event: Patchy Mix def. Raufeon Stots via KO at 1:20 of round 1 – Interim Bantamweight Championship grand prix final Bout (Watch Video)