Bellator 96 Live Results and Preliminary Card Stream

The 2013 Bellator MMA Summer Series begins tonight with Bellator 96 coming from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma.Bellator 96

The preliminary card will begin at 6:00 p.m ET with seven fights and the main card will begin at 8 p.m. ET on Spike TV, which will feature the semifinal bouts of the Summer Series Light Heavyweight and Heavyweight tournaments.

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Preliminary Card Results:
Justin McNally def. Steven Artoff via verbal submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 2:44
Derek Campos def. Brandon Girtz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Brandon Halsey def. Joe Yager via split decision (30-28, 28-30, 30-28)
Ryan Martinez def. Rich Hale via KO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:19
Raphael Butler def. Jermiah O’Neil via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:57
Damon Jackson def. Keith Miner via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:00
Mike Maldonado def. Chavous Smith via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:27
Keith Berry def. Cortez Coleman via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Chas Skelly def. Jerrod Card via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Main Card Results:
War Machine def. Blas Avena via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:55
Vitaly Minakov def. Ron Sparks via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, :32
Jacob Noe def. Renato “Babalu” Sobral via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 3:32
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal def. Seth Petruzelli via KO (punch) – Round 1, 1:36