Bellator 260: Jason Jackson defeated Paul Daley.
Jason Jackson defeated Paul Daley through unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-27, 30-27), at Bellator 260 on Friday, June 11, 2021, stay from the Mohegan Solar Area in Uncasville, CT.
“It’s not simple to come back out right here and do what me and Paul simply did. We got here out right here, we fought our ass off. As a result of I wanted to show to myself that I can go in there and struggle the champ. This man went in there and fought 5 rounds with Douglas Lima,” stated Jackson.
“I need to give a lot respect to Jason Jackson. There’s not a number of fighters of character on this sport… There’s one other man not of a lot character, that sat upstairs behind the desk speaking bearshit, doesn’t know the way to deal with himself correctly. That man is a punk. You realize who I’m speaking about MV-Bitch,” stated Daley.
The primary spherical acquired underway with Daley and Jackson circling and buying and selling punches. Jackson scored a takedown on his first try. With half the spherical remaining, Jackson was unable to do a lot together with his advantageous place.
Daley got here out and attacked to start out the second spherical. The British fighter landed a number of highly effective strikes earlier than he was taken down once more by Jackson. Daley was capable of get his again up in opposition to the fence and ultimately made his manner as much as his toes once more. Jackson once more introduced Daley to the canvas. The referee warned Jackson for strikes to the again of the top. Daley was capable of scramble and flip positions, getting on high of Jackson. The place flipped once more earlier than the top of the spherical, as Jackson scrambled to the highest.
Jackson took Daley down once more within the opening minute of the third spherical. From the highest, Jackson was capable of land a number of strikes and elbows. With lower than a minute remaining, the referee determined to face the fighters up. Daley tried a flying knee however Jackson took him down once more, a lot to the gang’s disappointment.
Daley entered Friday’s struggle on a three-fight profitable streak. The British fighter made his return to the Bellator cage at Bellator 257 on April 16, 2021, and knocked out Sabah Homasi within the second spherical. Daley entered Bellator 260 because the promotion’s sixth-ranked welterweight.
Jackson arrived on the Mohegan Solar Area on a four-fight profitable streak. In his final struggle, Jackson defeated Neiman Gracie at Bellator 255 on April 2, 2021. The Jamaican fighter entered the struggle as Bellator’s third-ranked welterweight.
With the victory on Friday evening, Jackson might struggle any of the three males forward of him within the rankings. Within the Bellator 260 foremost occasion, welterweight champion Douglas Lima fights high contender Yaroslav Amosov. Whereas second-ranked Michael Web page watched on from the commentary desk.
Bellator 260 passed off on Friday, June 11, 2021, stay from the Mohegan Solar Area in Uncasville, CT. Observe together with FanSided for all of your stay information and highlights.