Completed MMA Bout

Ryan Bader vs. Valentin Moldavsky

Main Event | Bellator MMA Heavyweight Championship | 265 lbs

Ryan Bader defeats Valentin Moldavsky via 5 Round Decision

Ryan "Darth" Bader
Valentin Moldavsky

Bader
Decision
Round 5

28-7-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-1-0
Climbed to 29-7   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-2
+175 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -220 (Moderate Favorite)
Champion   Title   Interim Champion
United States   Nationality   Russia
Tempe, Arizona   Fighting out of   Stary Oskol, Russia
38 years, 7 months, 3 weeks, 1 day   Age at Fight   29 years, 11 months, 3 weeks, 2 days
232.2 lbs (105.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   234.4 lbs (106.3 kgs)
6'2" (188cm)   Height   6'1" (185cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   75.0" (191cm)
Power MMA   Gym   Alexander Nevsky (Stary Oskol)
Bellator 273
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Bellator 273: Bader vs. Moldavsky
  • Date: Saturday 01.29.2022 at 07:30 PM ET
  • Referee: Mike Beltran
  • Venue: Footprint Center
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mauro Ranallo, John McCarthy
  • Broadcast:
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: John McCarthy
  • Bader Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Moldavsky Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: Bellator MMA Heavyweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Bader
  • Event Links:

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Bader vs. Moldavsky Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1424  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Bader
18%
Moldavsky
82%

Event Discussion

Baldric Eggling
Baldric Eggling

02.01.2022 | 12:16 AM ET

Mudpirate?
stuthehistoryguy
stuthehistoryguy

02.03.2022 | 1:28 PM ET

And that's how you get suspended on Tapology.
Baldric Eggling
Baldric Eggling

02.03.2022 | 2:48 PM ET

Any time you type anything, pernicious boredom starts to slowly pervade my spirit-stuff like ink bleeding slowly through the capillaries of a paper napkin and I begin to nod off. I think you may be an energy vampire.

* Edited at 02.03.2022, 2:48 PM ET *

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