Bellator 63 took place Friday night at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. The featured the opening round of the welterweight tournament and aired live on MTV2 and EPIX2 HD, with the prelims airing live on Spike.com.
Welterweights Karl Amoussou, Ben Saunders, David Rickels, and Bryan Baker all advanced with wins tonight.
Main Card (MTV2 and EPIX2 HD)
- Welterweight Quarterfinal – Karl Amoussou defeats Chris Lozano by submission (rear naked choke) at 2:05 of round 1
- Welterweight Quarterfinal – Ben Saunders defeats Raul Amaya via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
- Welterweight Quarterfinal – David Rickels defeats Jordan Smith via TKO (strikes) at :22 of round 1
- Welterweight Quarterfinal – Bryan Baker defeats Carlos Alexandre Pereira via split decision (29-28 Baker, 29-28 Pereira, 29-28 Baker)
Preliminary card (Spike.com)
- Munah Holland defeats Marianna Kheyfets via TKO (strikes) at 4:45 of round 2
- Dan Cramer defeats Jeff Nader via split decision (30-27 Nader, 29-28 Cramer, 29-28 Cramer)
- Andrey Koreshkov defeats Tiawan Howard via KO at 1:26 of round 1
- Saul Almeida vs. Matt Bessette*
- Parker Porter vs. Randy Smith*
- Ryan Quinn vs. Marc Stevens*
- Pete Rogers vs. Brandon Fleming*
*Took place after televised event