On Friday, May 2, Bellator MMA hosted its 118th event from the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s interim bantamweight title was up for grabs, but only for one combatant, as a pair of tournament winners locked horns. Former featherweight champion and season nine tournament winner Joe Warren challenged for 135-pound gold as he faced off with Summer Series bantamweight tournament winner Rafael Silva. Warren was originally expected to face the promotion’s current champion, Brazilian Eduardo Dantas, but Dantas was forced out three weeks before the bout with a head injury. Silva was called upon for his countryman on short notice, but could not reach the bantamweight limit during weigh-ins.

Also on the card, the promotion held one half of the semifinals of the season 10 welterweight tournament. Former title challenger Andrey Koreshkov battled Justin Baesman for a spot in the finals. Koreshkov was originally slated to face Sam Oropeza, but like Silva, Oropeza did not make weight. As such, he was pulled from the bout and the tournament.

The promotion also kicked off the opening round of its Summer Series light heavyweight tournament as Liam McGeary faced Mike Mucitelli.

The night’s preliminary card kicked off at 7 p.m. ET on Spike.com. The four-fight main card aired live on Spike TV beginning at 9 p.m. ET.

For the full results and recap of the event, click here.

Above are video highlights of the main card, including the bout between Warren and Silva (courtesy of Bellator MMA).

Bellator 118 Fight Card
Rafael Silva vs. Joe Warren – for interim bantamweight title (Warren only)
Andrey Koreshkov vs. Justin Baesman – welterweight tournament semifinal
Liam McGeary vs. Mike Mucitelli – “Summer Series” light heavyweight tournament opening round
Marcos Galvao vs. Thomas Vasquez
Gemiyale Adkins vs. Dante Rivera
Ryan Contaldi vs. Jesus Martinez
Eugene Fadiora vs. Tim Woods
Darrion Caldwell vs. Joe Pingitore
Sidney Outlaw vs. Mike Bannon
Lester Caslow vs. Jay Haas
Kevin Roddy vs. Amran Aliyev

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