Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma, hosts Bellator 202, featuring Brazilian Talita Nogueira challenging Julia “the Jewel” Budd for the Bellator Women’s Featherweight title.
The co-main event a Bantamweight contest between former champion Eduardo Dantas (20-5) & UFC vet Michael “Mayday” McDonald (18-4).
Nogueira the challenger heads into the main event a perfect 7-0, coming off scoring her 5th win by submission, submitting Amanda Bell at Bellator 182. Budd (11-2) on a 9 fight win streak, coming off defending the title by a split decision win over Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 189.
Paramount Main Card
145 Title: © Julia Budd def. Talita Nogueira by TKO (punches) 4:07 R3
135: Michael McDonald def. Eduardo Dantas by KO (punches) 0:58 R1
185: Chris Honeycutt def. Leo Leite by (30-25 x3) unanimous decision
HW: Valentin Moldavsky def. Ernest James by TKO (punches) 4:03 R2
155: Nation Gibrick def. Luis Erives by submission (heel hook) 1:30 R1
145: Daniel Carey def. Aaron Webb by submission (rear naked choke) 2:54 R2
155: Will Morris def. Charles Willams by (30-25, 30-27, 30-26) unanimous decision
125: Veta Artega def. Emily Ducote by (29-27, 30-27 x2) unanimous decision
170: Yaroslav Amosov def. Gerald Harris by (30-26, 30-27 x2)
155: Steve Kozola def. Ryan Walker by TKO (punches) 1:45 R1
HW: Rudy Schaffroth def. John Hill by TKO (strikes) 0:42 R1
170: Tyler Ingram def. Fernando Tervino by submission (rear naked choke) 4:13 R2