Mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA was in Temecula, California on Friday, June 29, to host another exciting night of fights. This time around, the promotion featured the son of UFC legend Randy Couture.
Bellator 201 took place in within the Pechanga Resort and Casino on Friday for the Temecula crowd. The main event featured a battle for the women’s flyweight title between Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Alejandra Lara.
Co-headlining the night’s event, Saad Awad went toe-to-toe with Randy Couture’s son Ryan Couture in a lightweight match up. Of course, the match did not last long.
Awad pressured his opponent into the fence with a flurry of blows that hearkened back to the prime of Wanderlei Silva. Couture was simply unable to withstand the onslaught and ultimately suffered a first round TKO loss.
Check out a replay of the finish within the video provided below:
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