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Bellator 72: Baker vs Amoussou - fight recap

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Event: Bellator 72: Baker vs Amoussou

Date: July 20, 2012

Location: Tampa, FL

Venue: USF Sun Dome

Broadcast: MTV2

 

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The main event was headlined by the Bellator season six welterweight finals which featured former middleweights Karl Amoussou and Bryan Baker. Fans barely got a chance to get settled in before it was all done.

About 45 seconds into the bout, Baker threw a side kick which semi-landed but Amoussou dropped down and rolled into a nasty inverted heel hook which forced "The Beast" to tap out for the first time in his career.

An emotional Karl Amoussou called out champion Ben Askren in his post-fight speech, calling him a "lay-and-prayer" and saying he'll "bring some excitement back to the welterweight division."

Bryan Baker vs Karl Amoussou:

Round 1: Baker is aggressive from the outset, chasing the Frenchman down with punches and front kicks, trying to crowd him. An errant Baker right hand pokes Amoussou in the eye, however, prompting a brief pause from referee James Warring.

On the restart, Amoussou lands a leg kick that trips Baker up, and he snatches a rear waistlock. Instead of elevating for the takedown, Amoussou drops and spins, locking up an inverted heel hook perfectly, forcing an instantaneous tap in just 56 seconds. Incredible submission for Karl Amoussou, the Bellator Season 6 welterweight tournament winner.

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BELLATOR 72 MAIN CARD results:

Karl Amoussou def Bryan Baker via submissionUFC-Bellator-72-Gambling-Results

Paul Daley def Rudy Bears via TKO

Attila Vegh def Emanuel Newton via split decision

Travis Wiuff def Tim Carpenter via unanimous decision

Marius Zaromskis def Waachiim Spiritwolf via split decision

BELLATOR 72 PRELIMINARY CARD results:

Paul Barrow def Jason Carapelluci via submission

Ben Saunders def Brian Warren by TKO

Raul Amaya def Kenny Moss via TKO

Matt McCook def Shanon Slack via split decision



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