Bellator 259
Cyborg vs. Smith 2

May 21, 2021 United States Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, United States

Fight card

Main event

Versus

Cristiane Justino

win 24 - 2 - 0 (Win - Loss - Draw)

Leslie Smith

loss 12 - 9 - 1 (Win - Loss - Draw)
Match Fighters Method Round Time
12 Leandro 'Pitbull' Higo vs Darrion 'The Wolf' Caldwell Decision (Split)
Todd Anderson
3 5:00
11 Austin 'The Gentleman' Vanderford vs Fabian 'The Assassin' Edwards Decision (Unanimous)
Kerry Hatley
3 5:00
10 Jaleel 'The Realest' Willis vs Maycon Mendonca Decision (Unanimous)
Kevin MacDonald
3 5:00
9 Hannah 'The Hurricane' Guy vs Valerie 'Master' Loureda Decision (Unanimous)
Kerry Hatley
3 5:00
8 Saad 'Assassin' Awad

win
vs Nate 'The Snake' Andrews TKO (Punches)
Dan Miragliotta
1 3:16
7 Grant 'The Truth' Neal vs Tyree 'X-Man' Fortune Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Kerry Hatley
1 4:20
6 Sumiko 'Lady Samurai' Inaba vs Kristina 'The Meat Grinder' Katsikis TKO (Punches)
Todd Anderson
3 3:35
5 Aviv 'The King' Gozali vs Sean 'Superfly' Felton Submission (Heel Hook)
Kevin MacDonald
1 1:17
4 Davion 'All Day' Franklin vs Tyler 'The Marauder' King

loss
KO (Punches)
Dan Miragliotta
1 2:02
3 Leah 'The Curse' McCourt vs Janay 'Hollowpoint' Harding Submission (Triangle Choke)
Kevin MacDonald
2 2:42
2 Danny 'The Italian Gangster' Sabatello vs Brett 'The Pikey' Johns Decision (Unanimous)
Todd Anderson
3 5:00
1 Alexandr 'Peresvet' Shabliy vs Alfie 'The Axe Man' Davis Decision (Unanimous)
Todd Anderson
3 5:00

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