Bellator Dublin Results: McCourt Defeats Ruis, Ward Pounds Out Kurtz

On Saturday, Feb. 22, Bellator MMA visited the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland for its latest installment of its European series.

In the main event, Northern Ireland’s Leah McCourt took on Germany’s Judith Ruis in a featherweight affair.

The preliminary card streamed live on the promotion’s YouTube page at 11:30 a.m. ET. The three-fight main card aired live on the Bellator app at 5 p.m. ET.


Leah McCourt def. Judith Ruis by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Charlie Ward def. Kyle Kurtz by TKO (punches). Round 3, 4:24
Austin Clem def. Aaron Chalmers by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
George Hardwick def. Richard Kiely by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 3:40
Georgi Karakhanyan def. Paul Redmond by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 0:42
Danni Neilan def. Chiara Penco by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Alberth Dias def. Richie Smullen by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Will Fleury def. Justin Moore by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 4:14
Chris Duncan def. Mateusz Piskorz by TKO (punches). Round 2, 2:43
Calum Murrie def. Dylan Logan by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:02
Blaine O’Driscoll def. Ezzoubair Bouarsa by TKO (punches). Round 1, 4:12
Ciaran Clarke def. Jamie Faulding by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-27)
Constantin Blanita def. Asael Adjoudj by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Ilias Bulaid vs. Diego Freitas