Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-02-04, disappointing mma bout: Johnny Eblen vs Anatoly Tokov gets two stars.
Tokov vs Eblen is scheduled to take place Saturday, February 4th, at the Kia Forum in Inglewood (California, United States), in a 5-round middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg) bout; it is valid for the Bellator middleweight world championship (Eblen’s first defense) and it is on the undercard of Ryan Bader vs Fedor Emelianenko 2 – Bellator 290. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Johnny Eblen record
The undefeated Bellator Mw champ Johnny Eblen entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 12-0-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.6 middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Alex Pereira).
In his last three fights he has won over Collin Huckbody, John Salter and Gegard Mousasi (Gegard Mousasi vs Johnny Eblen).
Eblen’s next fight: Johnny Eblen vs Fabian Edwards
Anatoly Tokov record
His opponent, the former ACA Mw champion Anatoly Tokov, has a record of 31-2-0 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.37 in the middleweight division.
He was defeated by Ramazan Emeev in 2016 (Ramazan Emeev vs Anatoly Tokov) but then he has won seven consecutive bouts defeating Sharaf Davlatmurodov and Muhammad Abdullah in his last two.
Here is the Bellator 290 ORRR Bader vs Fedor 2 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on CBS/Paramount+)
Ryan Bader vs Fedor Emelianenko 2
Johnny Eblen vs Anatoly Tokov
Sabah Homasi vs Brennan Ward
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on Youtube/Pluto TV)
Neiman Gracie vs Dante Schiro
Lorenz Larkin vs Mukhamed Berkhamov
Henry Corrales vs Akhmed Magomedov
Ali Isaev vs Steve Mowry
Chris Gonzalez vs Max Rohskopf
Karl Albrektsson vs Grant Neal
Alejandra Lara vs Diana Avsaragova
Darrion Caldwell vs Nikita Mikhailov
Jornel Lugo vs Jaylon Bates
Isaiah Hokit vs Peter Ishiguro
Ethan Hughes vs Yusuf Karakaya
Crossroads – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of Bellator 290 Crossroads Johnny Eblen vs Anatoly Tokov, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Johnny Eblen vs Anatoly Tokov 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)
Who won Eblen vs Tokov fight?
Johnny Eblen defeated Anatoly Tokov via unanimous decision. Scores were 50–45, 49–46, 49–46.