Bellator 224 takes place Friday, and you can join us for a live video stream and official results beginning at 6:45 p.m. ET (3:45 p.m. PT).
The event takes place at WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, Okla. The main card airs on Paramount and streams on DAZN following prelims on MMA Junkie.
In the main event, women’s featherweight champion Julia Budd (12-2 MMA, 6-0 BMMA) takes on unbeaten challenger Olga Rubin (6-0 MMA, 4-0 BMMA). In the co-feature, former middleweight champ Rafael Carvalho (15-3 MMA, 6-2 BMMA) tries to snap a two-fight skid against Chidi Njokuani (18-6 MMA, 5-2 BMMA) in a 190-pound catchweight fight.
Official Bellator 224 results include:
MAIN CARD (Paramount, DAZN, 9 p.m. ET)
- Champ Julia Budd vs. Olga Rubin – for women’s featherweight title
- Rafael Carvalho vs. Chidi Njokuani – 190-pound catchweight
- Juliana Velasquez vs. Kristina Williams
- Kiichi Kunimoto vs. Ed Ruth
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMAjunkie, 6:45 p.m. ET)
- Christian Edwards vs. Justin Vargas
- A.J. Agazarm vs. Jacob Landin
- Will Fleury vs. Antonio Jones – 190-pound catchweight
- Nainoa Dung vs. Brad Robison
- Joel Bauman vs. Jordan Young
- Sinead Kavanagh vs. Leslie Smith
- Jamese Taylor vs. Gabriel Varga
- Kiefer Crosbie vs. Mike Jackson – 165-pound catchweight
- Joseph Holmes vs. Kona Oliveira
- Bruna Ellen vs. Elina Kallionidou
- Amanda Bell vs. Arlene Blencowe
- Lucas Brennan vs. Thomas Lopez
- 4 burning questions heading into Bellator 224
- Losing made previously unbeaten Ed Ruth 'feel more like a fighter'
- Video: Watch Friday's UFC on ESPN+ 13 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMA Junkie at 7 p.m. ET
Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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