Douglas Lima takes the Venom out of Michael Page with KO of the Year candidate (Bellator 221 fight highlights)

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Knockouts were the order of the day, as Patricio Pitbull exacted a measure of revenge, knocking out Michael Chandler at Bellator 221 to become the promotion’s second simultaneous dual-division champion.

In the Bellator 221 co-main event, Douglas Lima took the Venom out of Michael Page, handing the Brit his first defeat in the cage. Lima landed a brutal low-kick and followed with right hands that put Page out in what is already being considered a Knockout of the Year candidate.

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Bellator 221: Chandler vs. Pitbull Results

Main Card:

  • Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (28-4) defeated Michael Chandler (19-4) via KO (punches) at 1:01 of round one
  • Douglas Lima (31-7) defeated Michael “Venom” Page (14-1) via KO (punches) at 0:35 of round two
  • A.J. McKee (14-0) defeated Pat Curran (23-8) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
  • Jake Hager (2-0) vs. T.J. Jones (1-1) submission (head and arm choke) at 2:36 of round one
  • Tywan Claxton (5-0) defeated James Bennett (4-2) via TKO (punches) at 2:09 of round three

Preliminary Card:

  • Cris Lencioni (5-2) defeated Adil Benjilany (5-2, 1 NC) via submission (triangle choke) at 4:55 of round one
  • Chris Gonzalez (2-0) defeated Charlie Radtke (2-2) via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
  • Rob Fenicle (2-0) defeated Bryan Bautista (1-1) via submission (heel hook) at 1:42 of round one
  • Amartuvshin Khuukhenkhuu (10-4) defeated Adam Ward (18-12) via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
  • Christian Rodriguez (1-0) defeated Jose Leon (0-1) via submission (armbar) at 4:39 of round one
  • Robert Morrow (29-24-1) defeated James Bochnovic (9-4) via KO (punches) at 1:18 of round one
  • Dave Latoria (0-0, 1 NC) and Jason Belyew (0-1, 1 NC) was ruled a no-contest due to an unintentional low blow
  • Jesse Bazzi (10-6) defeated Joey Diehl (12-10) via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
  • Josh Streacker (6-2) defeated Scott Writz (2-1) via KO (punch) at 3:33 of round two