Cris Cyborg defends her featherweight title against Leslie Smith in the main event of Bellator 259 live on Showtime from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT on Friday, May 21. In addition the pair squares off in the rematch.
In the co-main event Leandro Higo faces off Darrion Caldwell in a 137.5-pound catchweight bout. The full fight card can be found below.
MMA fans can watch Bellator 259 main card, topped by Cris Cyborg vs Leslie Smith 2, live on Showtime. The start time is scheduled for 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT. The preliminary card live stream video is available up top (via the promotion’s channel on YouTube), starting at 5:30 pm ET / 2:30 pm PT.
Stay tuned with Bellator 259 results below.
Bellator 259: Cyborg vs Smith 2 results
To refresh click here.
Cris Cyborg def. Leslie Smith by TKO (R5 at 4:51) | Watch highlights
Leandro Higo def. Darrion Caldwell by split decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Austin Vanderford def. Fabian Edwards by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jaleel Willis def. Maycon Mendonca by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Hannah Guy def. Valerie Loureda by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Saad Awad def. Nate Andrews by KO (punch, R1 at 3:16)
Grant Neal def. Tyree Fortune by submission (rear-naked choke, R1 at 4:20)
Sumiko Inaba def. Kristina Katsikis by TKO (punches, R3 at 3:35)
Aviv Gozali def. Sean Felton by verbal submission (heel hook, R1 at 1:17)
Davion Franklin def. Tyler King by KO (punch, R1 at 2:02)
Leah McCourt def. Janay Harding by submission (triangle choke, R2 at 2:42)
Danny Sabatello def. Brett Johns by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Alexander Shabliy def. Alfie Davis by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)