Bellator 260: Mark Lemminger defeated Demarques Jackson.
Mark Lemminger defeated Demarques Jackson by way of TKO (strikes), Spherical 2 – 3:30 at Bellator 260 on Friday, June 11, 2021, dwell from the Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, CT.
“The gameplan was all the time wrestling. I felt snug on my toes however I knew I’d be capable to gradual him down. I knew he didn’t have the endurance that I had,” stated Lemminger in his post-fight press convention.
After almost ending the struggle within the first spherical, Lemminger made positive he bought the end within the second spherical. Lemminger landed an uppercut that was the start of the top for Jackson. After getting Jackson to the bottom, Lemminger was relentless with strikes. Each time that Jackson tried to scramble out of hazard, Lemminger was in a position to management the place and reign down extra strikes. With Jackson absorbing strikes, referee Dan Miragliotta stopped the struggle in favor of Lemminger.
Each Lemminger and Jackson entered Bellator 260 on dropping streaks. After successful his Bellator debut, Lemminger had misplaced his earlier two fights. With the stoppage victory on Friday evening, Lemminger improved his profession document to 12-3 with 9 finishes. Jackson misplaced his Bellator debut on April 16, 2021, at Bellator 257. Along with his second straight loss within the Bellator cage, Jackson’s profession document dropped to 11-6.