Bellator 98 full event results


Bellator returned for their fall season on Saturday night with Bellator 98, which was headlined by a middleweight title bout and the opening round of the season 9 middleweight tournament. There was plenty of action in the cage , with three of the six fights on the main card ending by way of submission or TKO.

Here are the full fight results from Saturday night’s event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut:


  • Alexander Shlemenko def. Brett Cooper via unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) – to defend middleweight title
  • Mikkel Parlo def. Brian Rogers via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26) – Season 9 middleweight tournament opening round
  • Jason Butcher def. Giva Santana via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:12 – Season 9 middleweight tournament opening round
  • Brennan Ward def. Justin Torrey via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 3:28 – Season 9 middleweight tournament opening round
  • Perry Filkins def. Jeremy Kimball via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 4:18 – Season 9 middleweight tournament opening round
  • Derek Anderson def. Patricky Freire via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)


  • Mike Mucitelli vs. Jeff Nader no-contest (accidental eye poke) – Round 1
  • Josh Diekmann def. Parker Porter via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:12
  • Ryan Quinn def. Brylan Van Artsdalen via submission (arm triangle choke) – Round 1, 2:34
  • Matt Bessette def. Nick Piedmont via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:41
  • Rico DiSciullo def. Glenn Allaire via KO (elbows) – Round 1, 1:21

Topics: Bellator, Bellator MMA

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