MMA Fighting has Bellator 249 results for the Cris Cyborg vs. Arlene Blencowe fight card on Thursday in Las Vegas and live Bellator 249 Twitter updates.
The scheduled main event features a featherweight showdown between champ Cyborg, who attempts the first defense of her belt against Blencowe, a former boxing champ on a three-fight winning streak in the Bellator cage.
Also on tap for the CBS Sports Network event is a 159-pound catchweight fight between Patricky Freire and Jaleel Willis.
Follow Bellator 249 results below.
Main Card (CBS Sports Network, 10 p.m. ET)
Cris Cyborg def. Arlene Blencowe via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 2:36
Patricky Freire vs. Jaleel Willis (cancelled)
Leandro Higo def. Ricky Bandejas via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 2:32
Steve Mowry def. Shawn Teed via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 4:22
Saad Awad vs. Mandel Nallo is declared a no-contest (groin strike) – Round 1, 1:44
Preliminary Card (MMA Fighting, 7:15 p.m. ET)
Albert Gonzales def. Kastroit Xhema via TKO (retirement) – Round 2, 5:00
Aviv Gozali def. Logan Neal via submission (kimura) – Round 1, 3:22
Da’mon Blackshear def. Mike Kimbel via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:14
Christian Edwards def. Hamza Salim via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:28
Kemran Lachinov def. Kyle Crutchmer via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Andrew Kapel def. Joseph Creer via TKO (cut) – Round 2, 5:00