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Jake Hager Wins Bloody Split Decision At Bellator 250 (Full Video)

Jake Hager had his fourth professional mixed martial arts bout under the Bellator MMA banner tonight at Bellator 250.

Hager, who came into the bout 2-0 with one no-contest, faced a fellow unbeaten heavyweight in Brandon Calton, who also had two victories on his record. Round 1 was contested on the feet and both fighters managed to inflict some damage to the other’s face. Momentum was on Calton’s side throughout Round 2 and Hager was rocked late in the round but managed to hang on. Despite taking some damage, Hager showed grit in Round 3 and landed the better punches. That was enough for Hager to get a split decision victory from the judges with scores of 29-28, 28-29, 29-28.

You can watch the full fight (which was the final bout of the prelims) below:

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