Bellator 153 took place on Friday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut and was headlined by Andrey Koreshkov retaining the Bellator welterweight title with a decision victory over former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson
Along with Koreshkov retaining the Bellator welterweight title in the main event, the co-main event saw former Bellator featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire scored his ninth career win by submission as he used a guillotine choke to defeat Henry Corrales.
TheMMAReport.com has put together post fight statistics from the fight card and are available below.
- Koreshkov now has the most wins in Bellator welterweight division history and is tied for the 3rd most overall wins in Bellator history.
- Henderson is now 4-4 in his last eight fights.
- Pitbull is now tied with David Rickels for the most fights in Bellator history and has the most wins in Bellator history.
- Pitbull is tied with multiple fighters for the most submission wins in Bellator featherweight division history.
- Evangelista Santos defeated Brennan Ward by submission in 30 seconds and this is the fastest submission in Bellator welterweight division history.
- Brent Primus scored a split decision win against Gleristone Santos and he is now tied for the 6th most wins in Bellator lightweight division history.
- Michael Page submitted Jeremie Holloway in the first round and he is now tied for the 4th most wins in Bellator welterweight division history.