Bellator 222 takes place Friday, and you can join us for a live video stream and official results beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT).
The event takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York. The main card streams on DAZN following prelims on MMA Junkie.
Welterweight champion Rory MacDonald (20-5-1 MMA, 2-1-1 BMMA) takes on Neiman Gracie (9-0 MMA, 7-0 BMMA) in a title fight in the main event, which also serves as a semifinal fight in Bellator’s 170-pound grand prix tournament.
Official Bellator 222 results include:
MAIN CARD (DAZN, 10 p.m. ET)
Champ Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie – for welterweight title; grand prix semifinal
Lyoto Machida vs. Chael Sonnen
Dillon Danis vs. Max Humphrey
Ricky Bandejas vs. Patrick Mix
Juan Archuleta vs. Eduardo Dantas
Champ Darrion Caldwell vs. Kyoji Horiguchi – for bantamweight title
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 6:30 p.m. ET)
Adam Borics vs. Aaron Pico
Heather Hardy vs. Taylor Turner
Larkyn Dasch vs. Valerie Loureda
Brandon Medina vs. Brandon Polcare
Whitney Francois vs. Kastriot Xhema
John Beneduce vs. Kenny Rivera
Lindsey VanZandt def. Rena Kubota via technical submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:04
Haim Gozali def. Gustavo Wurlitzer via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:02
Mike Kimbel def. Sebastian Ruiz via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 30-27)
Robson Gracie Jr. def. Oscar Vera via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 3:15
Marcus Surin def. Nekruz Mirkhojaev via split decision (30-27, 27-29, 29-27)
Phil Hawes def. Michael Wilcox via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 1, 5:00
For complete coverage of Bellator 222, check out the MMA Events section of the site.