Bellator 239 Results
Here are the full results for the Bellator 239 card taking place on February 21, 2020.
In the main event, Welterweight prospect Ed Ruth faced undefeated Yaroslav Amosov. Ruth had a good first round as he and Amosov grappled against the fence, but the Ukrainian turned to his striking in rounds 2 and 3 to emerge as the winner by decision.
On the main card, UFC vet Myles Jury also won a unanimous decision over Bellator Lightweight mainstay Brandon Girtz. Another UFC vet, Timothy Johnson, scored a big upset as he knocked top-prospect Tyrell Fortune out in the very first round.
On the prelims, top Canadian Bantamweight Josh Hill used a complete gameplan to outwork Vinicius Zani en route to a decision win. Keith Lee, the younger brother of Kevin Lee, also won his Bellator debut in an impressive performance against tough Shawn Bunch.
Main Card (9pm)
- 170lbs: Yaroslav Amosov def Ed Ruth by Unanimous Decision (29-28 x 3)
- 155lbs: Myles Jury def Brandon Girtz by Unanimous Decision (29-28 x 3)
- 265lbs: Timothy Johnson def Tyrell Fortune by Knockout (Punch), 2:35 round 1
- 265lbs: Valentin Moldavsky def Javy Ayala by Unanimous Decision (30-24 x 2, 30-25)
- 205lbs: Grant Neal def Claude Wilcox by TKO (Punches), 3:37 round 3
- 135lbs: Josh Hill def Vinicius Zani by Unanimous Decision (29-28 x 2, 30-27)
- 145lbs: Solo Hatley Jr def Gaston Bolanos by Split Decision (29-28 x 2, 28-29)
- W125lbs: Denise Kielholtz def Kristina Williams by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke), 2:15 round 1
- 145lbs: TJ Britton def Gabriel Varga by Split Decision (29-28 x 2, 28-29)
- 135lbs: Keith Lee def Shawn Bunch by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-27)
- 205lbs: Christian Edwards def Marco Hutch by Unanimous Decision (30-26 x 2, 30-25)