Bellator 252 Results

The Featherweight Grand Prix returned to the Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday night. Daniel Weichel and Emmanuel Sanchez fought in a quarter final rematch, the 145 pound title was on the line in the main event, the champ Patricio Pitbull took on SBG man Pedro Carvalho.

Sandwiched in between those bouts on the three fight main card was a fight between two undefeated prospects. Yaroslav Amosov and Logan Storley went to battle in the welterweight division and uber prospect Aaron Pico looked to keep his winning streak alive when he squared off against John de Jesus in the 145 pound division at the top of the prelims.

Check out the best of the action and the official results below.

Double champion Patricio Pitbull made easy work of his opponent Pedro Carvalho to advance to the 145 pound semi finals of the Featherweight GP.

Emmanuel Sanchez moved forward in the other semi final and will get the next crack at Pitbull’s strap. Sanchez beat Daniel Weichel by unanimous decision.

Undefeated competitors Logan Storley and Yaroslav Amosov battled the full distance in their welterweight encounter. It was Amosov who came out on top, he picked up the win by split decision.

Aaron Pico showcased his devastating power in his featherweight bout with John de Jesus. Pico is one of the fastest rising prospect in MMA right now and put in the performance of his career to date.

Keri Melendez kept her winning streak alive by picking up a submission victory in the first round.

Roman Faraldo landed a nice flying knee in his win over Pat Casey in the 170 pound division.

Trevor Gudde brought a fantastic mullet into the opening bout of the evening. He doubled up with a great stoppage in the third round in his welterweight bout against Khonry Gracie.

Official Fight Card Results

Main Card

Patricio Pitbull def. Pedro Carvalho KO/TKO, 2:10 R1

Yaroslav Amosov def. Logan Storley Split Dec
Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Weichel Unanimous Dec

Prelims

Aaron Pico def. John de Jesus KO/TKO, 4:12 R2
K. Taylor-Melendez def. Emilee King Sub, 3:02 R1
Manny Muro def. Devin Powell Unanimous Dec
Jornel Lugo def. Schyler Sootho Unanimous Dec
Lucas Brennan def. Andrew Salas Unanimous Dec
Roman Faraldo def. Pat Casey KO/TKO, 2:30 R2
Trevor Gudde def. Khonry Gracie KO/TKO, 3:28 R3

Ian O'Neill is a Kilkenny man living in Canada. You can catch him on Twitter most of the time talking all things MMA. Follow me on Twitter and on Instagram @ioneillmma.