Patricky Freire vs. Josh Thomson serves as the main event of Bellator 172 tonight on Spike TV. Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione, originally scheduled as the main event, was cut hours before the event due to illness from Mitrione. Cheick Kongo and the Bellator debut of Josh Koscheck will also be featured tonight.
Before the main card on Spike, however, check out tonight’s preliminary card at 7 p.m. You can watch the prelims in the video player below.
Bellator 172 Preliminary Card Results:
James Terry def. JC Llamas via technical decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Nikko Jackson def. Cesar Gonzalez via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
J.J. Okanaovich def. Zach Andrews via submission (rear-naked choke) (Rd. 2, 2:26)
Martin Sano vs. Diego Herzog ruled majority draw (29-27, 28-28, 28-28)
Gaston Bolanos def. Abner Perez via TKO (Rd. 1, 4:53)