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Darrion Caldwell opened his Bellator 184 bout with Eduardo Dantas strong with a high-powered suplex, slamming the bantamweight champion into the canvas. He didn’t let up until the fight was over and the belt was his.
In the co-main event, Emmanuel Sanchez took a huge step forward in his career by upsetting former two-time Bellator champion Daniel Straus.
Check out the fight highlights from these bouts and more.
Bellator 184: Dantas vs. Caldwell Results:
- Darrion Caldwell def. Eduardo Dantas (48-47, 48-47, 50-45)
- Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Straus via submission (triangle choke) at 1:56, R3
- Pat Curran def. John Teixeira via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-26)
- Leandro Higo def. Joe Taimanglo via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)