Bellator 269: ‘Fedor vs Johnson’ Live Results and Highlights

By Chris Taylor - October 23, 2021

MMA returns to Moscow this evening with Bellator 269, a ten-bout fight card headlined by heavyweights Fedor Emelianenko and Tim Johnson.


Emelianenko (39-6 MMA) will be returning to action for the first time since December of 2019, where he earned a first round knockout victory over Quinton ‘Rampage‘ Jackson. ‘The Last Emperor’ has gone 3-2 over his past five fights overall.

Meanwhile, Tim Johnson (15-7 MMA) will be looking to score the biggest win of his career this evening in enemy territory. The 36-year-old American has gone 3-3 since joining the Bellator ranks in 2018, earning wins over Tyrell Fortune, Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo.

Fedor Emelianenko

Today’s Bellator 269: ‘Fedor vs Johnson’ event is co-headlined by another heavyweight tilt featuring Vitaly Minakov taking on Said Sowma.

Also featured on the card is a highly anticipated 160lbs scrap between Usman Nurmagomedov and Patrik Pietila.

Get all of today’s Bellator Live Results and Highlights below (refresh for updates):

Bellator 269 Main Card (3pm EST on Showtime)

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Johnson – Emelianenko def. Johnson via KO in Round 1

Vitaly Minakov vs. Said Sowma – Sowma def. Minakov via TKO (finger injury) at 3:08 of Round 3

Usman Nurmagomedov vs. Patrik Pietila – Nurmagomedov def. Pietila via submission (RNC) at 4:06 of Round 1

Anatoly Tokov vs. Sharaf Davlatmurodov – Tokov def. Davlatmurodov by split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)

Bellator 269: ‘Fedor vs Johnson’ Prelims (12pm EST)

Kirill Sidelnikov vs. Rab Truesdale – Sidelnikov def. Truesdale via TKO (strikes) at 2:01 of Round 1

Darina Mazdyuk vs. Katarzyna Sadura – Sadura def. Mazdyuk via TKO (punches) at 3:17 of Round 2

Irina Alekseeva vs. Stephanie Page – Alekseeva def. Page by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Brian Moore vs. Nikita Mikhailov – Mikhailov def. Moore by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Grachik Bozinyan vs. Alexey Shurkevich – Shurkevich def. Bozinyan via knockout in Round 1

Aiden Lee vs. Alexander Osetrov – Lee def. Osetrov via submission in Round 1

Who are you picking to win tonight’s Bellator 269 headliner between Fedor Emelianenko and Tim Johnson? Share your predictions in the comment section PENN Nation!


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