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Gegard Mousasi vs. Rafael Lovato Jr.

Main Event | Bellator MMA Middleweight Championship | 185 lbs

Rafael Lovato Jr. defeats Gegard Mousasi via 5 Round Decision

Rafael Lovato Jr.
Mmaweekly large Gegard "The Dreamcatcher" Mousasi

Lovato Jr.
Decision
Round 5

Rafael Lovato Jr. Gegard Mousasi

"The Dreamcatcher"

9-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   45-6-2
Climbed to 10-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 45-7
+375 (Moderate Underdog)   Betting Odds   -550 (Heavy Favorite)
Challenger   Title   Champion
Us United States   Nationality   Nl Netherlands
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma   Fighting out of   Leiden, Netherlands
35 years, 11 months, 4 weeks, 1 day   Age at Fight   33 years, 10 months, 3 weeks
184.0 lbs (83.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
6'3" (191cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
77.5" (197cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu   Gym   Team Jurojin
Bellator 223
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Bellator 223: Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr.
  • Date: Saturday 06.22.2019 at 11:30 AM ET
  • Referee: Leon Roberts
  • Venue: SSE Arena
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: London, England
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 18 of 19)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Mousasi Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Lovato Jr. Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: Bellator MMA Middleweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Mousasi
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Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr. Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 731  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Lovato Jr.
9%
Mousasi
91%

Event Discussion

BradThom717
BradThom717

06.23.2019 | 2:38 AM ET

Woowwww. I feel slightly stoopid. I reeaaally thought Lovato's ONLY CHANCE at winning, was to submit him early. Decision I thought there was Noooo ******* way. ****kkkkkkk! 
WastelandWanderer
WastelandWanderer

06.23.2019 | 7:14 AM ET

whoa i thought at the weigh in Lovato looked much more physically imposing than Mousasi, as in looked very physically motivated.. this is a huge scalp for BJJ in MMA !
loudenSwain
loudenSwain

06.23.2019 | 10:49 AM ET

Ehh. Mousasi doesn’t wanna fight no more

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