Add Event My Events Log In

Upcoming Events

    Sports

    Print this page

    By Josh Cook

    Thursday night was a good one for Louisville-area fighters at Bellator 30.

    Four won matches during the Bellator Fighting Championships, a mixed-martial arts organization, night of fights at Fourth Street Live!

    In one of the four main-card matches Louisville’s Brent Weedman (17-5-1) beat Justin “Tick Tock” McClintock in a first-round technical knockout (3 minutes, 5 seconds into the match) in a Bellator Season 4 welterweight qualifying match.

    Several other Louisville-area fighters were featured in matches on the local card.

    In one of those, Ron “The Monster” Sparks won a battle of Louisville undefeated heavyweight, defeating Greg Maynard in a knockout 50 seconds into the match.

    Louisville’s Mike O’Donnell defeated Stoney “The Skuller” Hale by armbar submission (50 seconds into Round 2) in a middleweight match-up. In two other middleweight fights Louisville’s John Troyer defeated Josh Clark by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27), while Jeremiah Riggs defeated Louisville’s Mike “The Crazii Cajun” Fleniken by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).

    In another fight featuring a pair of Louisvillians, B.J. Ferguson defeated Thomas “TJ” Barber in the featherweight division via an arm-bar in the second round.

    In the night’s special feature fight Bryan “The Beast” Baker, who is currently battling cancer, defeated Jeremy Horn in a unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28).

    Meanwhile in the Bellator Season 3 bantamweight semifinals Zach Makovsky defeated Bryan Goldsby by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) and Ed West beat Jose Vega by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).

    Share On:

    Upcoming Events

      Event Finder

      Restaurant Finder

      The Weekender

      Subscribe to The Weekender, Louisville's weekly guide for where to go and what to do!

      Social



      Search
      Louisville Real Estate with Joe Hayden, Your Real Estate Expert!