Bellator 185 Results: Gegard Mousasi Debuts, Neiman Gracie Looks To Stay Unbeaten & Two Women's Bouts

#8 (MW) Neiman Gracie vs. Zak Bucia

Round One: The round begins with Gracie attacking Bucia with a kick to the midsection, Gracie grabs Bucia and he holds him against the cage wall. Gracie scores a takedown on Bucia and he gets back control, Gracie starts peppering Bucia with short range strikes. Bucia spins at the right time to get on top of Gracie, Gracie rolls for an omaplata before rolling for the heel hook. The fighters legs get tangled up as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Gracie

Round Two: The round begins with Bucia kicking Gracie in the midsection, Gracie nails Bucia with a punching combination. Gracie scores a takedown on Bucia and Bucia gets right back up, Gracie drags Bucia back to the ground and he gets back control. Gracie locks in the neck crank and a tap out follows.

Official Result: #8 (MW) Neiman Gracie def. Zak Bucia by submission via neck crank (2:27, R2)

#5 Alexander Shlemenko vs. Gegard Mousasi

Round One: The round begins with the fighters exchanging leg kicks, Shlemenko goes for some spinning attacks against Mousasi. Shlemenko rocks an incoming Mousasi with a punching combination, Mouasi scores a takedown on Shlemenko and he gets him in the seated position. Shlemenko scrambles to his feet and Mousasi holds him against the cage wall, Mousasi scores another takedown on Shlemenko and he gets back control. Mousasi starts attacking Shlemenko with some short range strikes, Shlemenko escapes choke attempts to scramble to his feet and get the fight standing. Mousasi scores another takedown on Shlemenko and he gets him in the seated position, Shlemenko scrambles to his feet and Mousasi drags him back to the ground while gaining back control. Shlemenko scrambles back to his feet as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Mousasi

Round Two: The round begins with Shlemenko attempting a spinning back fist against Mousasi, Mousasi falls to his back and Shlemenko makes him stand up. Mousasi starts hunting for some takedowns against Shlemenko, Shlemenko nails Mousasi with a spinning back kick to the midsection. Mousasi takes a few swings at Shlemenko and little lands, Shlemenko then cracks Mousasi with a left to the midsection. Mousasi grabs Shlemenko and he holds him against the cage wall before separating, Mousasi eats a spinning back fist before scoring a takedown on Shlemenko. Shlemenko gets back up and he holds Mousasi against the cage wall, Mousasi drags Shlemenko to the ground and Shlemenko gets back up again. Mousasi scores another takedown on Shlemenko and he gets side control, Mousasi gains back control against Shlemenko as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Shlemenko (Overall Score: 19-19 for Draw)

Round Three: The round begins with Shlemenko attacking Mousasi with a kick to the midsection, Shlemenko catches Mousasi with a spinning back kick to the midsection. Shlemenko backs up Mousasi before landing a leaping knee strike, Shlemenko nails Mousasi with a spinning back fist. Shlemenko again catches Mousasi with a spinning heel kick to the midsection, Mousasi holds Shlemenko against the cage wall after eating a kick to the midsection. Shlemenko scores a takedown on Mousasi and he gets him in the seated position, the fighters stand up and Shlemenko clobbers Mousasi with a left. Mousasi falls to his back and Shlemenko nails him with a few strikes, Shlemenko catches a downed Mousasi with a knee strike to the midsection. The fighters scramble to their feet and Shlemenko rocks Mousasi with a right hook as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Shlemenko (Final Score: 29-28 for Shlemenko)

Official Result: Gegard Mousasi def. #5 Alexander Shlemenko by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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