The black belt in Bjj John Salter entered this fight with a professional mma record of 16-4-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.32 middleweight in the world. He fought twice last year losing to Rafael Lovato Jr (Rafael Lovato Jr vs John Salter) and beating Chidi Njokuani (Chidi Njokuani vs John Salter).
His opponent, Costello van Steenis, has an official record of 12-1-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.47 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss when he faced Jake Bostwick in 2015, since then he has won six consecutive fights defeating Chris Honeycutt and Mike Shipman in his last two. Salter vs van Steenis is the main event of Bellator 233. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 233: Salter vs. van Steenis
Where: Winstar World Casino, Thackerville, Oklahoma, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
Salter’s previous fight: Chidi Njokuani vs John Salter
Salter vs van Steenis full fight video:
Official video (USA)