Bellator 157 took place on Friday night at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri and was headlined by Quinton “Rampage” Jackson scoring a split decision victory over Satoshi Ishii in a heavyweight bout.
The co-main event of the fight card was a vacant title fight and Michael Chandler claimed the vacant lightweight title with a knockout victory in the first round against Patricky “Pitbull” Freire.
TheMMAReport.com has put together post fight statistics from last night’s fight card.
Jackson has now won five in a row and his last three wins have come by decision.
Ishii is now 2-4 in his last six fights.
Chandler is the 6th two-time champion in Bellator history (Eddie Alvarez, Pat Curran, Eduardo Dantas, Daniel Straus and Joe Warren).
Chandler is now tied with Pat Curran for the 2nd most wins in Bellator history and most title fights in Bellator history.
With this knockout victory, Chandler now has the 2nd most TKO/KO wins in Bellator lightweight division history.
Pitbull is now tied with three other fighters for the most fights in Bellator history.
Ilima-Lei MacFarlane remained undefeated with a submission win against Rebecca Ruth and her last two wins have come by submission.
Matt Mitrione won his Bellator debut by knockout in the opening round and this is his first victory since December of 2014.
Guilherme Vasconcelos became the 4th fighter in Bellator history to win a fight with one second left in a round as he defeated Jordan Dowdy by submission in the first round.
Brad Jones defeated Tyler Claussen by knockout in 26-seconds and this is now the 6th fastest victory in Bellator welterweight division history.