Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-10-16, good start with some nice exchanges: the mma fight Ryan Bader vs Corey Anderson gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Anderson vs Bader is the semi-final of the Bellator light heavyweight World Grand Prix tournament; undercard of Vadim Nemkov vs Julius Anglickas – Bellator 268. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Ryan Bader record
The black belt in Bjj, current Bellator Hw, former light-Hw champion and Tuf 8 tournament winner Ryan Bader entered this fight with a mma record of 28-6-0 (54% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 light heavyweight in the world.
He lost to Vadim Nemkov in 2020 (Ryan Bader vs Vadim Nemkov) but he came back to win with Lyoto Machida in April 2021 (Ryan Bader vs Lyoto Machida 2).
Corey Anderson record
His opponent, the Tuf 19 tournament winner Corey Anderson, has an official record of 15-5-0 (47% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.11 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost to current #1 light-Hw Ufc champion Jan Blachowicz last year (Corey Anderson vs Jan Blachowicz 2) but then he has won over Melvin Manhoef (Corey Anderson vs Melvin Manhoef) and Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov (Corey Anderson vs Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov).
Bellator 268 info
Event: Bellator 268: Nemkov vs Anglickas
Where: Footprint Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
Bellator 268 fight card
Here is the Bellator 268 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on Showtime)
Vadim Nemkov vs Julius Anglickas
Ryan Bader vs Corey Anderson
Benson Henderson vs Brent Primus
Henry Corrales vs Vladyslav Parubchenko
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on Youtube/Pluto TV)
Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov vs Karl Albrektsson
Sullivan Cauley vs Deon Clash
Nick Browne vs Bobby Lee
Javier Torres vs Gregory Milliard
Sumiko Inaba vs Randi Field
Raymond Pina vs Lance Gibson Jr
Raphael Montini vs Jaylon Bates
Mukhamed Berkhamov vs Jaleel Willis
Bader vs Anderson full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Ryan Bader vs Corey Anderson as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
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Bader vs Anderson result
Corey Anderson defeated Ryan Bader via TKO at 0:51, round 1.