A pair of all-action bantamweights headline Bellator MMA’s return to the cage for the primary time since February on Friday night time in the principle occasion of Bellator 242. Ricky Bandejas and UFC veteran Sergio Pettis will sq. off inside Mohegan Solar Area in Uncasville, Connecticut, as Bellator promotes its first card for the reason that begin of the coronavirus pandemic. 

The four-bout primary card additionally options the return of extremely touted prospect Aaron Pico in a featherweight tilt towards Solo Hatley Jr. as Pico appears to evolve from a tough 5-Three begin to his profession. Plus, prospects Jason Jackson and Tywan Claxton look to get again within the win column on the principle card.

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Combat card, outcomes

  • Sergio Pettis vs. Ricky Bandejas, bantamweights
  • Jason Jackson vs. Jordan Mein, welterweights 
  • Jay-Jay Wilson def. Tywan Claxton through cut up resolution (27-30, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Aaron Pico def. Chris Hatley Jr. through first-round submission (rear bare choke)
  • Mark Lemminger def. Jake Smith through second-round TKO (punches)
  • Raufeon Stots def. Cass Bell through third-round submission (rear-naked choke)
  • Ras Hylton def. Rudy Schaffroth through unanimous resolution (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)