Bellator 182 took place on Friday night from the Turning Stone Casino and Resort in Verona, New York and was headlined by former Bellator welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov scoring a TKO victory in the opening round against Chidi Njokuani.

In the co-main event of the fight card, Fernando Gonzalez scored a come from behind victory as he submitted Brennan Ward in the third round after losing the first and second round. has put together post fight statistics from Friday’s fight card.

  • Andrey Koreshkov is now tied with Mike Richman, Patricio Pitbull, Alexander Shlemenko, and Brennan Ward for the 3rd most TKO/KO wins in Bellator history.
  • Koreshkov moves into a tie with Marcin Held, Daniel Straus, and Douglas Lima for the 4th most wins (11) in Bellator history.
  • The defeat for Chidi Njokuani snaps a 9 fight unbeaten streak and this is his first lost since 2013 (Jeremy Kimball).
  • Fernando Gonzalez is now 7-1 in Bellator and 2 of his last 4 wins have come by guillotine choke submission.
  • Brennan Ward has dropped 3 of his last 4 fights and all of those defeats have come by stoppage.
  • Bruna Ellen scored a split decision victory over Veta Arteaga and has now won back to back fights after dropping her Bellator debut last year.
  • A.J. McKee remain undefeated with a decision win against Blair Tugman and he’s now tied with Pat Curran for the 3rd most wins (9) in Bellator featherweight division history.
  • Georgi Karakhanyan scored a TKO victory over Daniel Pineda and he moves into a tie with Mike Richman and A.J. McKee for the 2nd most TKO/KO wins (4) in Bellator featherweight division history.
  • Vadim Nemkov won his Bellator debut with a knockout victory against Philipe Lins and all of his victories have come by stoppage.
  • Chris Honeycutt is now 3-0 in the Bellator middleweight division following his TKO victory over Kevin Casey.

The complete Bellator 182: Koreshkov vs. Njokuani results are below.

Main Card: (Spike)
Andrey Koreshkov def. Chidi Njokuani via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:08
Fernando Gonzalez def. Brennan Ward via submission (guillotine) Round 3, 1:02
Bruna Ellen def. Veta Arteaga via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
A.J. McKee def. Blair Tugman via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)

Preliminary Card: (
Joey Davis def. Justin Roswell via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:35
Arlene Blencoe def. Sinead Kavanagh via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
Chris Honeycutt def. Kevin Casey via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 2:06
Kate Jackson def. Colleen Schneider via TKO (leg injury) – Round 1, 5:00
Georgi Karakhanyan def. Daniel Pineda via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 2, 4:05
Henry Corrales def. Noad Lahat via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Vadim Nemkov def. Philipe Lins via KO (punches) – Round 1, 3:03
Talita Nogueira def. Amanda Bell via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:44
Ricky Rainey def. Marc Stevens via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27)
Kristi Lopez vs. Jessica Sotack declared a split draw (29-28, 28-29, 28-28)
Matt Secor def. T.J. Sumler via submission (Americana) – Round 1, 4:00
Tom Regal def. Kastroit Xhema via KO (punches) – Round 1, 3:21
Alex Potts def. Brandon Polcare via submission (kimura) – Round 1, 3:10
Joshua Ricci def. Brandon Warne via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 29-28)