Bellator 259: Jaleel Willis survives multiple groin strikes to defeat Maycon Mendonca on scorecards


Jaleel Willis prolonged his successful streak to 6 with a unanimous determination win over Maycon Mendonca at Bellator 259.

Jaleel Willis had his method with Maycon Mendonca within the first spherical with a sequence of takedowns and controlling the clinch. This is able to show to be the theme of the combat regardless of a late flurry within the hanging side from Mendonca in Spherical 3.

Regardless of not affected by a number of groin strikes within the last spherical of the combat, Willis persevered and grinded out a call win over a tricky Mendonca.

With the win, Jaleel Willis may return to the Bellator welterweight rankings

Each fighters got here into the Bellator 259 bout having received 5 straight. Willis fell from the sting of the welterweight rankings regardless of his unanimous determination win over Mark Lemminger at Bellator 253, whereas Mendonca was making his Bellator debut after an extended stint with Legacy Preventing Alliance.

After getting the victory,  Willis will look to maintain constructing on his momentum and transfer nearer to claiming his place as probably the greatest welterweights in Bellator.

Willis was transported to the hospital following his win.

Bellator 259 passed off on Friday, Might 21, 2021, dwell from the Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, CT. Observe together with FanSided for all of your dwell information and highlights.


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