Belter 246: “Arcutala vs. Mix”, set to air Tonight (Seven, Sept. 12, 2020) from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Anesville, Connecticut. The bantamweight division was crowned a new champion this evening as the undefeated Patch Mix (13-0) defeated “The Spanard” Juan Archuleta (24-2).
Bellator 246’s main card will start at 10 a.m. ET at Paramount and DAZN (See it here) In undercard bouts with “prelims” Via youtube 7:15 pm ET. MMAmania.com Belter will deliver results for the full card and extensive play-by-play for the televised portion of the 246 card.
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Vendor 246 Quick Results:
Juan Archuleta vs Patchy Mix –
John Fitch vs Neiman Gracie –
Liz Carmouche vs Dena Bennett –
Derek Campos Vs Keoni Diggs – Diggs Technique. Sub (rnc) 4:59 r 3.
Pat Casey vs Daniel Madrid – Madrid SD 28-29, 30-27, 29-28.
Ty Geverder vs George Tokkos – Gavner TKO 1:05 R3.
Davian Franklin vs Ras Hilton – Franklin UD 30-27 x 3.
Seller 246 PLAY-BY-PLAY:
Juan Archuleta vs Patchy Mix
John fitch Vs Neiman gracie
Liz Carmouche Vs Dinah Bennett
Derek Campos Vs Keoni Diggs
Campos is 20–10, Diggs is 8–0 and weighed in for this fight, coming in at 157 pounds. He has black tights and blue gloves, flying out of Wahivia, Hawaii. Campos fights Lubbock of Texas with black tights and red gloves. Kevin Macdonald is the referee.
Round 1: Campos and Diggs kicks in the trade center. Campos tries to blast him with a big right but he escapes. Diggy performs a kick to the leg. Left hook from Digg. Campos presses him outward. Diggs and Campos clinic and Campos places him over the fence at 1:56. Digg turns him around and Campos answers right. Diggs turns around again and takes him down at 2:18. Diggs fired a body shot and left hand firing at full guard. Campos tries to scramble and gets back on his knees until Digg takes him back down and mounts them both on the back. He gets one hand under the chin for another, but lets it go. One minute has to go round. Campos tries to run away but Dig gets his hands around his neck against the fence. He lets it go and scrambles to reach the campus top with little time. 10-9 dig.
Round 2: Campos is applying forward pressure, but it is Diggs who lands a good kick. Campos is a difficult possession land for the body. Campos shoots for a double and Diggs widens his stance. Campos can’t finish it. Digs in at 1:13. The hardened lefts from Digg are bloodying Campos’ face. Diggs tags Campos twice with his hands and spins him around with a leg kick. Body shot from Digg. At half point another hard left for the body. Overhand right. Leg kick for Campos. Body kick from Digg. Clinch. Campos tries to drop the level. He remembers with a wild uppercut at the break. Body Kick for Diggies. Left Job Leg kick for Campos. Correct for diggs. Leg kick for Dig. Right hand from Dig. 10-9 dig.
Round 3: Campos bends in the middle as he kills Diggs in the fence. He tries to pull Digg down and fails, and Digg rolls him into the cage. Campos turns him into a 50/50 position and they battle for control against the cage until they break at 1:35. Digg later travels to the ground for seconds. Diggs performs asanas for the left arm and elbow. Blood is seeping over the right eye of Campos. Dig Back survives the top before jumping up and down. Campos regains his feet at 3:15 but drops level immediately. Digg gave him a ball and a headlock. He turns around to take the back of the head with the left hand and gets a hook against the fence. One minute left. Campos stands, but Digg still has his back and looks for a naked choke behind when he goes back to the ground. Campus goes out right The bell and diggs freeze on.
Final result: Keoni Diggs technical submission (rear naked choke) wins by 4:59 R3.
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