LOS ANGELES – FightBook MMA has your live stream of the prelims for Bellator 224: Budd vs. Rubin.
The main card of Bellator 224 will air on Paramount Network and DAZN at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action begins at 6:45 p.m. ET/3:45 p.m. PT and will also stream in the video above only on FightBookMMA.com.
In the main event, women’s featherweight champion Julia Budd takes on unbeaten challenger Olga Rubin. In the co-feature, former middleweight champ Rafael Carvalho will go against Chidi Njokuani in a 190-pound catchweight fight.
In the preliminary action will see Jackson Wink-prospect Christian Edwards and Bellator Kickboxing featherweight champion Gabriel Varga making their professional MMA debuts, as well as the return of two Hawaiian-based fighters in their second Bellator appearance when both Nainoa Dung and Kona Oliveira return to action.
Bellator 224 official results:
- Champ Julia Budd def. Olga Rubin via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:14 – to defend women’s featherweight title
- Rafael Carvalho def. Chidi Njokuani via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – 190-pound catchweight
- Juliana Velasquez def. Kristina Williams via TKO (punches) in Round 2, 4:03
- Ed Ruth def. Kiichi Kunimoto via TKO (punches) in Round 2, 3:49
- Nainoa Dung def. Brad Robison via unanimous decision (28-27, 28-27, 28-27)
- Gabriel Varga def. Jamese Taylor via TKO (strikes) in Round 2, 3:23
- Mike Jackson def. Kiefer Crosbie via disqualification (illegal knee) in Round 1 – 165-pound catchweight
- Leslie Smith def. Sinead Kavanagh via majority decision (28-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Jordan Young def. Joel Bauman via submission (triangle choke) in Round 1, 3:20
- Arlene Blencowe def. Amanda Bell via knockout (punches) in Round 1, 0:22
- Will Fleury def. Antonio Jones via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27) – 190-pound catchweight
- A.J. Agazarm def. Jacob Landin via submission (rear-naked choke) in Round 1, 4:21
- Christian Edwards def. Justin Vargas via TKO (strikes) in Round 1, 0:54