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Dave Jansen vs. Magomed Saadulaev

Main Card | Tournament Quarter-Finals | 155 lbs | MMA

Dave Jansen defeats Magomed Saadulaev via Submission at 0:41 of Round 3

Mmaweekly large Dave "The Fugitive" Jansen
Magomed "The Rock" Saadulaev

Round 3

Dave Jansen Magomed Saadulaev

"The Fugitive" "The Rock"

17-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   14-1-0
Climbed to 18-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 14-2
-125 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   -110 (Near Even)
Us United States   Nationality   Ru Russia
Portland, Oregon   Fighting out of   Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia
33 years, 1 month   Age at Fight   29 years, 6 months, 4 days
155.8 lbs (70.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.4 lbs (70.5 kgs)
5'9" (175cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
72.0" (183cm)   Reach   67.0" (170cm)
Gracie Barra Portland (Jiu Jitsu)
Sports Lab (Primary)
  Gym   Jackson Wink MMA
Bellator 77
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Bellator 77
  • Date: Friday 10.19.2012 at 08:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Keith Peterson
  • Venue: Reading Eagle Theater
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 8 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Jansen Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Saadulaev Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Tournament: Bellator Season 7 Lightweight
  • Tournament Round: Quarter-Finals
  • Event Links:

Jansen vs. Saadulaev Wiki Update Wiki

Dave Jansen met Magomed Saadulaev on the main card of Bellator 77 in the Quarter-Finals of the Season 7 Lightweight Tournament.

Round 1

Saadulaev threw a few kicks to start then hit a double leg takedown, leading to some aggressive grappling exchanges. The action was back and forth, with Saadulaev getting the dominant positions for most of the round until Jansen took his back briefly in the final minute.

Round 2

The larger Jansen took Saadulaev down in the second and kept control on top, defending a few submission attempts and solidifying his position. Jansen locked in an Arm Triangle but Saadulaev defended, only to be on the receiving end of Jansen's punches for the remainder of the round.

Round 3

Early into the third, Saadulaev got a takedown but Jansen tapped him out with a tight Guillotine from his back. 

The end came 0:41 into the final round, giving Jansen the submission victory and the pass to the Semi-FInals.

Last updated 10.19.2012, 9:46 PM ET
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