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Bellator 104 results: Hawn and Keslar advances to welterweight tournament finals

This Friday’s , which took place in Cedar Rapids Iowa, was headlined with a pair of match for Season 9’s welterweight tournament semifinals.

The main event was a rematch between the former US team judoka and . The two fighters met each other a year ago in Season 6’s lightweight finals and the rematch ended up with the same results. Hawn utilized his superior boxing to completely outclass his opponent. He hit Weedman with several combinations though he never had him in any serious trouble in the entire match. Hawn easily bagged the win with a lopsided score of 30-27 in all the judges’ scorecards.

In the co-main event, the relatively unknown choked out the notorious UFC veteran . Keslar took control of the fight when he landed a takedown within the early part of the round. He bloodied his opponent’s face before working to take his back. Out of desperation, moved into his feet while still locked in his opponent’s body triangle. Keslar realized the opportunity and immediately secured a rear naked choke. refused to tap and he fell unconscious at the 3:31 mark of the first round.

Keslar and Hawn are now one bout away from a championship fight. The two will meet in the tournament finals on November 22nd at Sands Casino Event Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Full results from Bellator 104:

Main cards

Preliminary Cards

Posted by on October 19, 2013.

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